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2014-06-23 12:33:44

122 Teams to Meet in Ekaterinburg, Russia, for the International Collegiate Programming Contest WACO, Texas, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The next generation of elite computer software engineers will meet in Ekaterinburg, Russia, on June 25 to compete in the 38(th) Annual World Finals of the IBM-sponsored (NYSE: IBM) ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC). Headquartered at Baylor University and known as the Battle of the Brains, the world's oldest and most...

2014-05-16 23:08:49

David Henry, Brad Rutledge, and Scott Riddle recently joined Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC as associate attorneys practicing in the firm’s litigation section. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC (KRCL) is pleased to announce that David Henry, Brad Rutledge, and Scott Riddle have joined the firm as associate attorneys practicing in the litigation section. David Henry practices in the litigation section in the Dallas office, focusing mostly on...

2014-04-01 14:33:26

Early strengthening activities can lead to a decrease in cardiometabolic health risks in children and adolescents, according to results of a new study by a Baylor University professor and a team of researchers. Until recently, treatment for adolescent obesity and associated health problems has focused mostly on diet modifications and aerobic exercise such as walking or swimming. But a recent research study appearing this month in Pediatrics by Paul M. Gordon, Ph.D., professor and chair...

Materialism And The Treadmill Of Consumption
2014-04-01 12:25:26

Baylor University People who are materialistic are more likely to be depressed and unsatisfied, in part because they find it harder to be grateful for what they have, according to a study by Baylor University researchers. The study — “Why are materialists less happy? The role of gratitude and need satisfaction in the relationship between materialism and life satisfaction” — appears in the journal Personality and Individual Differences. “Gratitude is a positive mood. It’s...

2014-03-03 23:00:51

OB/GYNs with WCWH now seeing patients at the Parkview Specialty Clinic in Mexia. Mexia, Texas (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Parkview Regional Hospital is pleased to announce that Dr. Paul Redman and Dr. Jeff Chancellor, both OB/GYN physicians with Waco Center for Women's Health, are now seeing patients in the Parkview Specialty Clinic in Mexia. Dr. Chancellor is a native of Waco and has practiced medicine in Central Texas since 2002. He attended Baylor University where he received his B.A....

2014-02-20 12:31:01

Academic Partnerships to Provide Conversion, Recruitment, and Retention Services for the Hankamer School of Business's Renowned Program WACO, Texas and DALLAS, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baylor University (Baylor) today announced that it will make its renowned MBA program available online beginning this May. Applications for the program are currently being accepted. "At Baylor, we cultivate principled leaders and serve the global marketplace through transformational learning and...

Proconsul
2014-02-20 07:52:49

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Definitive evidence of the environment where the early ape Proconsul lived on Rusinga Island, Kenya, has been discovered by an international team of scientists led by Baylor University. This discovery will provide new data to help researchers understand and interpret the connection between habitat preferences and the early diversification of the ape-human lineage. The groundbreaking findings, published in Nature Communications,...

2013-11-21 23:32:05

Over reliance on technology itself rather than an overall CRM strategy cited as barrier to success. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Pipelinersales Inc. released today a case study from Baylor University entitled, CRM: Empowering the Sales Force. The study shows how one of the main reasons CRM fails is an over reliance on the technology itself rather than an overall CRM strategy. This case study details how Juniper Systems, Inc. and Integrated Systems, Inc. utilized Pipeliner...

Hybrid Car Status Symbol Older Americans
2013-10-11 12:57:33

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While hybrid cars may not be as powerful as a muscle car or as dignified as a Rolls Royce, they are increasingly considered as something of a status symbol by people of a certain age. According to a new Baylor University study, many drivers aged 60 and older consider their hybrid car as a source of pride and prestige, in addition to being good for the environment. "If I want to pay $5 for a 'green' detergent or sponge, I'll know that...


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