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2013-12-19 23:22:33

Arizona State University now ranks among the top 100 universities worldwide for patents issued to its researchers. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Arizona State University now ranks among the top 100 universities worldwide for patents issued to its researchers. The most recent annual report, covering calendar year 2012, was released by the National Academy of Inventors and the International Property Owners Association, based on data from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO)....

2013-12-18 13:27:13

Development of oil and natural gas in a 16-county region of West Texas added more than $14.5 billion in total economic impact during 2012, according to a study released today by the Center for Community and Business Research in The University of Texas at San Antonio Institute for Economic Development. Additionally, the region supported 21,450 full-time jobs for workers in oil and gas, drilling, support operations, pipeline construction, refineries and petrochemicals. Highlights of the UTSA...

2013-12-11 23:26:09

GloboTech Communications will provide the hardware and the network to help the team build its domestic robot. Montréal, Québec, Canada (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 GloboTech Communications is pleased to announce a sponsorship to The Walking Machine Club, a project lead by the engineering students of «École de Technologie Supérieure» in Montreal. GloboTech Communications will provide the server hardware and the network the students need to fulfill the project, as...

2013-12-10 08:33:24

Critical Skills Course Attains 90% Completion Rate WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EverFi, Inc., has announced that four million students, including more than 550,000 alone this fall, have completed AlcoholEdu®, the company's online alcohol prevention learning course. The digital course uses proprietary adaptive pathing and a highly interactive user experience to provide a customized program for all students, based on their drinking choices and readiness to change....

2013-11-25 23:03:44

On the heels of new study revealing growing mobile tech use in children, parents should prioritize hearing protection. Rockville, MD, USA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 With skyrocketing use of smart mobile devices among children, it is critical for parents to instill safe listening habits early to prevent long-term, irreversible hearing damage that can result from unsafe use of accompanying ear buds and headphones. According to Common Sense Media’s 2013 study on mobile media use, 75% of...

2013-11-13 16:20:47

Arizona a recognized leader in military sustainability initiatives TEMPE, Ariz., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ASU's Global Institute of Sustainability hosted guest speaker and Operation Free representative Lt. Gen. Norman Seip (USAF, ret.) on the topic of sustainability and national security as part of its Sustainability Speaker lecture series at ASU's Tempe Campus this morning. Lt. Gen. Seip retired after 35 years of military service; his last assignment as commander of...

2013-11-08 23:01:33

Renowned Musicians to Teach Elementary School Students About the Importance of Protecting Their Hearing Rockville, MD (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Five Chicago elementary schools will play host to the national Listen To Your Buds campaign of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) next week as it descends upon the city with a series of safe listening concerts featuring award-winning musicians Oran Etkin and Billy Jonas. The concerts are part of an effort to help reduce the...

2013-10-22 20:20:38

Arizona State University Collaborates with Private Lending Arm of World Bank TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tasked with determining how best to invest global money in developing countries, the International Finance Committee (IFC) turned to Arizona State University's (ASU) sustainability experts for advice, October 15-16 at ASU. "Our scientists and faculty bring transdisciplinary expertise, applied research and solutions to global challenges, turning knowledge into...

2013-10-22 16:26:52

Garrett Eastham to present to University of North Texas (UNT) faculty and students on the future of adaptive navigation for e-commerce AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Compare Metrics, the leading provider of adaptive commerce navigation and discovery tools, today announced that its CEO and co-founder, Garrett Eastham, has been selected to join the prestigious UNT College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism Board of Governors. As a board member, Eastham joins...

2013-10-15 23:27:15

Arizona State University has launched the first cohort of Quanta, a new online research program that harnesses social networking and e-learning to connect high school students with ASU students and scientists. Quanta is a massive, online, open research platform (MOOR) that serves as a portal into university research that gives any student the opportunity to engage with research and work with experienced mentors on topics they themselves are passionate about. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) October 15,...