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2013-06-04 08:27:07

"Beyond The Robe" Features Insights from Science for Monks Program and the Power of Tibetan Buddhist Monks and Nuns to Become Leaders in Their Communities and the World At-Large BOSTON, June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourteen years ago world-renowned philanthropist, photographer, author and businessman, Bobby Sager, embarked on a historic mission with His Holiness the Dalai Lama to teach Western Science in monasteries to Buddhist monks and nuns. Today, Bobby is proud to announce the...

2013-05-28 08:24:36

Young Men Will Have the Opportunity to Win $5,000 Toward A Winning Project On Business Development, Employment or Education NEW YORK, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services Linda I. Gibbs, Young Men's Initiative Director Jahmani Hylton and Ashoka Changemakers President Diana Wells have launched "My Voice, Our City: What will you do?," an online competition encouraging black and Latino young men to offer ideas...

2013-05-16 12:30:24

Will Lead Commercial Strategy for Eisai's Subsidiary in Mexico WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc., the U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Eisai Co., Ltd., today announces the appointment of Ricardo Gonzalez Balboa to the position of General Manager, Eisai Laboratorios, S. de R.L. de C.V. (Eisai Mexico), a direct subsidiary of Eisai Inc. In this position, Mr. Gonzalez Balboa will further develop and implement the company's commercial strategy in Mexico....

2013-04-11 08:29:51

Newly Created Position to Strengthen Clinical Research WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc., the U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Eisai Co., Ltd., today announces the immediate appointment of Lynn Kramer, MD, to the newly created position of chief clinical officer of Eisai Product Creation Systems. In this role, Dr. Kramer will be responsible for the approval of protocol designs of pivotal studies to achieve timely regulatory approval of competitive labels...

Meditation Can Help College Freshman Perform Better
2013-04-10 09:04:52

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Too many allow the pressures and stresses of life to consume them, leaving them to feel adrift in a current they cannot control. It would appear this sentiment is no truer for anyone than it is for the college freshman. And there is little doubt as to why. For many this is the first time they have struck out on their own. The overwhelming feeling of sink or swim often results in the former. Could there be a better way? According to...

2013-02-25 08:25:01

Buddhism has quietly become one of America's fastest-growing spiritual traditions SALISBURY, Md., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While the growth of "Nones" (adults with no religious affiliation) makes headlines, Buddhism has quietly become one of the fastest-growing spiritual traditions in North America. Though some of this growth is the result of immigration from East Asia, Buddhism is also attracting those who seek an active and personalized spiritual experience - free of...

2013-02-14 08:28:58

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted orphan drug designation to its investigational drug lenvatinib (E7080) for follicular, medullary, anaplastic and metastatic or locally advanced papillary thyroid cancer. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120413/MM87168LOGO ) The Orphan Drug Act (ODA) allows FDA to grant orphan status to a drug which has the potential for the treatment,...

2013-02-13 23:00:16

The Center for Conscious Spiritual Maturity is happy to present a series of three spiritual meetings with the honored teacher MaeChee Brigitte from Thailand this March 8, 9 & 10th, 2013 in Santa Monica, Friday Night: 7-9; Sat 10-4, Sun 1-4. Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 Spiritual seekers, Buddhists and the interested or curious - everyone is welcome to attend these spiritual meetings! MaeChee will lead a meditation and speak. She will also give attendees a chance to ask...

2013-01-24 12:24:23

Global Leaders Encourage Youth to Think Big on Poverty WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Barack Obama began his second term as President of the United States by participating in a National Day of Service to honor the civil rights legacy of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. His call to action has inspired the North America affiliate office of SNV, a nonprofit international development agency that operates in 38 countries, to launch Youth Speak Up on Poverty, a contest...

2012-11-19 08:29:16

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with Eisai Co., Ltd., the Eisai USA Foundation, the charitable arm of Eisai Inc., announced today that it will be making a donation of $100,000 to the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund as well as a $50,000 donation to the American Red Cross in an effort to help provide relief to the many areas damaged by Hurricane Sandy. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120413/MM87168LOGO ) "The devastation caused by Hurricane...


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2009-03-03 21:11:15

Robert Grant Aitken (December 31, 1864 "“ October 29, 1951) was an American inventor born in Jackson, CA. Aitken worked at the Lick Observatory in California where he systematically studied double stars, measuring their positions and calculating their orbits around one another. He methodically created a large catalog of such stars, which was published in 1932. It was entitled "˜New General Catalogue of Double Stars Within 120 degrees of the North Pole'. It contained orbit information...

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