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2013-09-04 23:25:22

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County’s (UMBC) Cybersecurity Graduate Programs Virtual Information Session provides an opportunity for individuals to learn about UMBC’s Cybersecurity Master in Professional Studies and Graduate Certificate Programs, and how a graduate degree can advance their career in the cybersecurity industry. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 UMBC’s Cybersecurity Graduate Programs’ Virtual Information Session will be held on Wednesday, September...

2013-09-04 23:00:58

During the Indiana University presidential trip to Africa, IU starts its first alumni chapter in South Africa and forms a partnership with some of South Africa's premier universities. Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 During a week in two of South Africa's largest and most dynamic cities, an Indiana University delegation led by President Michael A. McRobbie signed a new partnership agreement with the country's top-ranked business school and...

2013-09-03 08:28:14

In-Memory Computing Advances Pathogen Detection, Diagnosis and Intervention FOSTER CITY, Calif., Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GridGain(TM) Systems (Gridgain.com) today announced that it has provided In-Memory computing infrastructure to Portland State University's program, "Computing with Biomolecules: From Network Motifs to Complex and Adaptive Systems." The program is one of the most advanced applications of "computational chemistry" to date, and leverages GridGain's unparalleled...

2013-09-01 23:03:30

East Tennessee State University uses zombie themed events to raise money for its Natural History Museum at the Gray Fossil Site. Johnson City, TN (PRWEB) September 01, 2013 The ETSU & General Shale Natural History Museum and Visitors Center at the Gray Fossil Site is organizing campus-wide zombie events throughout the day. Proceeds from each event will benefit the museum and will help provide state-of-the-art exhibits and science education. The main event, which will begin at 5:00...

2013-08-30 12:25:00

INSTITUTE, W.Va., Aug. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The number of first-time freshmen attending West Virginia State University (WVSU) this fall surged nearly 50 percent over fall 2012 enrollment numbers. Fall 2013 first-time freshmen enrollment numbers stood at 432 students as of today, compared to 291 first-time freshmen in fall 2012. The upswing in enrollment turns around three consecutive years of declining enrollment at WVSU. "We have done a lot more outreach to let...

2013-08-29 23:24:16

The dramatic feature screenplay “Old River Road” wins at a major film festival for the second time this year. The wife-and-husband team behind the winning script - Dr. Luciana Lagana, a clinical psychologist, expert speaker, tenured California State University Northridge professor, and award-winning actress/screenwriter, and her husband, businessman/actor/screenwriter Gregory Graham - are excited to share the good news. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 As a full professor at...

2013-08-28 08:25:16

Theatre Professor, Tracy Callahan selected to direct Mockingbird, a play focused on the daily struggles and successes of a young girl with Asperger's syndrome OGDEN, Utah, Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Weber State University Department of Performing Arts (WSUDPA) today announced a workshop production of Mockingbird, a play by Utah playwright, Julie Jensen, will be directed by Theatre Professor, Tracy Callahan. The Weber State University Theatre Department will present...

2013-08-27 23:26:12

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville assistant professor Dr. Jenna Gorlewicz has been selected to attend the National Academy of Engineering Frontiers of Engineering Education (FOEE) Symposium. She is a new faculty member in the School of Engineering’s Department of Mechanical Engineering. Edwardsville, IL (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville assistant professor Dr. Jenna Gorlewicz has been selected to attend the National Academy of Engineering...

2013-08-26 23:01:26

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students land internships at 165 employers in 34 states, Canada and Germany at an average wage of $17.01, well above the federal minimum of $7.25. Rapid City, SD (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 The start of a new academic year brings summer to a close. Yet, despite dire warnings of bleak job prospects for millennials, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students reported a healthy rate of summer internships at more than 165 employers in 34...

2013-08-24 23:00:06

President McRobbie will visit groundbreaking IU-Moi University AMPATH partnership in Kenya, one of the largest, most comprehensive public health efforts in sub-Saharan Africa. Bloomington, IN (PRWEB) August 25, 2013 Indiana University President Michael McRobbie will leave Saturday for a two-week trip to Ghana, Kenya and South Africa, the first trip to Africa by a sitting IU president in more than two decades. The trip will further IU's educational reach internationally; increase...