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2009-01-05 15:41:00

PEORIA, Ill., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- For those looking to go beyond a bachelor's degree in nursing studies, the University of Illinois (UIC) College of Nursing (CON) offers a variety of advanced practice nursing degrees to fit any schedule.

2008-12-08 10:25:04

Just in time for the holidays, researchers at Indiana's Purdue University say they are auctioning off the naming rights for nine animal species. Purdue University forestry and natural resources professor John Bickham said the auction offerings starting Monday would give true wildlife supporters the chance to become a part of the world of science, The Chicago Tribune said. There's not very much money to support the kind of work it takes to discover these new species, Bickham said.

2008-10-20 09:00:19

LANSING, Mich., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Michigan Forest Products Council (MFPC) announced that Mr. James Okraszewski, who recently retired from NewPage Corporation in Escanaba, Michigan became the fifth person to receive THE TUEBOR AWARD from the Council's Board of Directors.

2008-09-25 11:25:00

An online ‘virtual’ campus established by the University of Illinois nine months ago has fallen short of its goals for enrollment and course offerings.

2008-08-04 03:00:13

By Olson, Scott At a time when central Indiana is adding high-tech jobs faster than any other area in the Midwest, the overall health of the industry could he threatened by a lack of interest from college students.

2008-06-26 06:02:57

By Rick Rouan, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jun. 26--Ohio University's provost will recommend to the trustees today that the university switch to semesters, completing the change by 2012 or 2013.

2008-06-25 00:02:50

By GERRY DICK Indiana University and Purdue University plan to ask the 2009 General Assembly to create a research alliance to grow the state's bio- and life sciences industries. The alliance would also improve public health and increase the number of physicians being trained in Indiana.

2008-06-24 02:30:19

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the top questions on the minds of Pennsylvania landowners these days is how much money might they see in royalties from drilling natural gas in the Marcellus Shale.

2008-06-23 00:00:21

By Barbara Hollenbaugh Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will present a series of summer programs for children ages 6 to 12 and for teenagers.

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