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Sparrows Display Personalities During Fights
2013-12-04 08:52:17

University of Washington Like humans, some song sparrows are more effusive than others, at least when it comes to defending their territories. New findings from the University of Washington show that consistent individual differences exist not only for how aggressive individual song sparrows are but also for how much they use their signals to communicate their aggressive intentions. The findings, published online Dec. 4 in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, show that while many birds...

2013-11-25 23:28:58

Experienced engineer, mediator and educator Larry Ellis forms strategic partnership with Mediation.com to spread his philosophy of compassionate mediation. Denver, CO (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 Even with his degree in Electrical Engineering and being registered as a professional engineer, Larry Ellis found his true calling when he entered the mediation milieu, quickly becoming a rising star and becoming president of Stalemate Solutions in Denver. He recently announced his membership in...

2013-11-24 23:02:22

Top-notch Atlanta mediation professional Richard Roberts announces membership in nation’s premier online mediation community in bid to expand client base into new areas and bring professional mediation services to the Northern Atlanta area and beyond. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 Locally recognized alternate dispute resolution (ADR) professional and co-founder of Voices, Choices & Solutions Richard Roberts has announced his membership in Mediation.com, one of the...

2013-11-20 23:28:01

4 Wheel City, one of the world’s most accomplished disabled rap groups, announced today they have teamed up with Mass Transit Safety with Dignity (MTSD) and CTM Dreams, to assist middle school and high school students in finding alternative ways to resolve conflict through Peer Mediation and music. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 4 Wheel City will assists students and teachers at four Bronx and East Harlem high schools in their efforts to make it “cool” to choose peer...

2013-11-20 23:20:55

Association of Conflict Resolution’s Mary Parker Follett Award Granted for Innovative and Alternative Approaches to Resolving Conflicts San Jose, Calif. (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 (November 20, 2013) – Colin Rule, founder and COO of Modria.com Inc., the world’s leading online dispute resolution company, has been awarded the 2013 Mary Parker Follett Award for innovation in the field of dispute resolution. Rule has been a pioneer of online dispute resolution (ODR), integrating...

2013-11-15 10:26:50

A new study of gun violence in Chicago, led by Yale sociologist Andrew Papachristos, reveals that a person's social network is a key predictor in whether an individual will become a victim of gun homicide, even more so than race, age, gender, poverty, or gang affiliation. "Risk factors like race and poverty are not the predictors they have been assumed to be," said Papachristos, "It's who you hang out with that gets you into trouble. It's tragic, but not random." The study, co-authored...

2013-11-10 23:02:33

Known for his litigation skills, his pro bono work and other community-based efforts, Brett Baber is a recognized litigation and mediation expert in the fields of civil litigation, personal injury and employment disputes. Bangor, ME (PRWEB) November 10, 2013 Brett Baber, an Iowa transplant, has set down deep roots in greater Bangor, adopting the community as his own and dedicating his life to serving the community through his expertise as a litigator and mediator. In an effort to reach...

2013-11-08 23:23:22

Aims to resolve complaints more quickly than competitor companies. (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 DeathCertificateLookup.com is about to greatly increase the number of people working on their complaint resolution staff, the company announced yesterday. “We want to make sure that whenever a customers has a question, concern, or complaint, it is handled as quickly and fairly as possible,” a DeathCertificateLookup.com spokesman said. “So we've decided that by expanding our staff size,...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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