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2009-04-22 07:30:00

Environmental Art Exhibition to Open at Omaha Children's Museum on World Environment Day   WASHINGTON, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alice Fuzi Wang, a sixth-grader at Jordan Middle School in Palo Alto, Calif., was named first-prize winner of the United Nations Environment Programme's (UNEP) 18th annual International Children's Painting Competition (ICPC) within North America for her painting that depicts alternative energy solutions to combat global warming.  ...

2009-04-07 10:15:00

PITTSBURGH, April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Bayer Corporation: WHO & WHAT: Astronaut, scientist, educator and environmental studies professor Dr. Mae C. Jemisonwill walk the red carpet along with 64 Pittsburgh "green" filmmakers from 17 area high schools who are competing for top prizes at the fifth annual C.A.U.S.E. Challenge(TM) High School Film Festival. The festival will showcase the 37 short films by Pittsburgh teens on the theme "Mutual...

2009-03-09 09:00:00

Ten Bayer-NSTA Fellows Named to 2008-09 NSTA New Science Teacher Academy PITTSBURGH, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bayer Corporation's Bayer USA Foundation has awarded the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) a $200,000 grant to create the Bayer-NSTA Fellows program and to expand the NSTA New Science Teacher Academy. This latest Bayer USA Foundation grant supports Bayer Corporation's ongoing commitment to improve science education and science literacy through the company-wide...

2009-03-05 09:00:00

PITTSBURGH, March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following event was announced today by the Bayer Corporation: WHO & WHAT: Pittsburgh's young filmmakers will debut their original environment-oriented documentaries at next month's fifth annual C.A.U.S.E. Challenge(TM) High School Film Festival. The short films by Pittsburgh teens will be showcased at the C.A.U.S.E. Challenge Film Festival and Awards Ceremony. Finalists are competing for more than $10,000 in cash and other prizes for...

2009-02-09 11:00:00

Makers of Bayer Aspirin Announce Support of National Women's Heart Health Organization Through Educational Grant MORRISTOWN, N.J., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare LLC, the makers of Bayer(R) Aspirin, announced today their support of WomenHeart, the nation's only education and advocacy organization solely dedicated to promoting women's heart health, with a $100,000 educational grant from the Bayer USA Foundation. An estimated 44 million American women live with or are at risk of...

2008-10-30 12:00:35

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help raise environmental awareness and foster science literacy among elementary- and middle-school students, Bayer Corporation and the United Nations Environment Programme's Regional Office for North America (UNEP RONA) have kicked off the second year of their partnership in the United States to bring the International Children's Painting Competition (ICPC) to schoolchildren nationwide. With this year's theme, Climate Change - Our...

2008-10-07 12:00:35

To: FILM EDITORS Contact: Bryan Iams of Bayer Corporation , +1-412-777-5200, bryan.iams.b@bayer.com PITTSBURGH,Oct. 7/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the 2008-2009 school year underway, Bayer Corporation, Carnegie Science Center's Regional SciTech Initiative and Pittsburgh Filmmakers invite all Pittsburgh area teens to start thinking "green" and making films for the fifth annual C.A.U.S.E Challenge(TM) High School Film Festival. By submitting their work on or before the Monday, March 2,...

2008-09-25 17:46:48

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the wake of Bayer's announcement that it pulled its controversial heart surgery drug Trasylol from the market after a Canadian study suggested that its use increased surgical complications and death rates, nationally known plaintiff's advocates Napoli Bern Ripka & Associates, LLP has filed another lawsuit seeking damages on behalf of a heart surgery patient who, after being administered Trasylol (Aprotonin), experienced renal failure...

2008-09-10 12:00:15

To: SCIENCE EDITORS Contact: Kate Meyer of the National Science Teachers Association, +1-703-312-9211, kmeyer@nsta.org 185 Early-Career Science Teachers From Across the Country to Begin Year-long Professional Development Program ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), the largest professional organization in the world promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning, in partnership with the Amgen...

2008-09-02 12:00:33

The Bayer USA Foundation announced today that it has made a $100,000 donation to The Wellness Community (TWC), headquartered in Washington, D.C., in support of the launch of The Wellness Community's Cancer Survivorship Research & Training Institute. Opening in 2009 in Philadelphia, the Research & Training Institute will be the first community-based cancer center in the United States dedicated to psychosocial, behavioral and survivorship research and training in cancer. The...