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2014-01-20 16:21:53

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will include $10 million in his 2014-2015 executive budget proposal for Binghamton University to begin site acquisition and design work for a School of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy, State Sen. Thomas W. Libous and Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger announced today. "We all have been talking about a School of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy and Harvey, the governor and I have...

2013-05-14 23:03:35

2Market Information Inc., publisher of Technology Transfer Tactics newsletter and producer of distance learning programs for technology transfer professionals, has announced a system-wide license agreement with The Research Foundation for The State University of New York (RF). Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 The agreement enables the RF to provide commercialization staff across the entire State University of New York (SUNY) system access to Technology Transfer Tactics´ monthly...

2013-04-29 16:27:41

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Liz Rosenberg's latest novel, The Laws of Gravity, pits two cousins against each other. One has cancer; the other holds a possible cure, in the form of umbilical cord blood he has banked for his children. Rosenberg, a professor of English at Binghamton University, says she found inspiration for the book in a real-life drama she heard about more than 30 years ago. A Pittsburgh man sued his cousin for a bone marrow...

2013-04-23 12:28:39

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's hard not to catch sight of at least one black crow in the pursuit of our daily lives. For most of us, however, that is where the interaction ends. For Binghamton University Associate Professor of Biological Sciences Anne Clark, that single sighting is the open door to hours of observation. Yes, Clark is a bird watcher but her interest in watching crows is much more than just a way to pass time. It is an important research tool...

2013-03-25 16:23:09

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Is there a double standard for gay parents? A new study published this month by a Binghamton University research team suggests that gay parents are being judged more harshly than straight parents. Members of Binghamton University's Interdisciplinary Research Group for the Study of Sexuality and Gender conducted a study of people's reactions to the parenting behaviors of gay and straight parents. Their results showed a clear pattern...

2013-02-07 12:28:27

VESTAL, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Shannon Miller remains the most decorated gymnast in American history and the only American to rank among the top 10 all-time gymnasts. She is the only female athlete to be inducted into the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame - twice. Who better to engage students and the surrounding community in a health and wellness initiative at Binghamton University? Miller's two-day visit began Monday, Feb. 4, when she was the featured speaker for the Binghamton...

2012-11-27 12:29:54

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Decker School of Nursing has received a two-year, $757,000 traineeship grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to provide financial support for graduate students. The purpose of the grant, according to HRSA, is to "increase the number of advanced education nurses trained to practice as primary care providers and/or nursing faculty to address the nursing...

2012-11-06 03:44:27

Tiny directional microphone invented, suitable for hearing aids - that filters out unwanted sounds Binghamton University researcher Ron Miles invented a tiny directional microphone – suitable for use in hearing aids – that filters out unwanted sounds. Now, with help from the SUNY Technology Accelerator Fund, he hopes to bring the idea to the marketplace. Technology for the hearing-impaired is hardly perfect. The small microphones contained within hearing aids do a good job...

2012-10-17 15:23:10

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Between 60 to 80 percent of college students have experienced some kind of sexual "hook-up," according to new research published in the Review of General Psychology. Researchers from Binghamton University and The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction at Indiana University, collaborated on a comprehensive academic review of the sexual hookup culture. Their finding concluded that these encounters, which are...

2012-05-30 18:20:13

CUT BANK, MT, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Mountainview Energy Ltd. (TSXV: MVW) ("Mountainview" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that further to its news release of April 30, 2012 it has closed the acquisition of 10,222 net acres of oil and gas leaseholds in Divide County, North Dakota from a private oil and gas company for $10 million (the "Transaction"). Mountainview expects to acquire the remaining 2,556 net acres of this asset package on June 30, 2012 for cash consideration...