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2014-02-25 23:27:42

New Innovaacom website features training events and community resources for sharing science, enhancing clinical practice and advancing careers. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Innovaacom, L.L.C., announced today the launch of its newly revamped website http://www.innovaacom.com. The site offers quick and easy access to essential company information and provides a window into top-tier education that prepares healthcare professionals worldwide to take on today’s greatest...

2014-02-25 16:27:16

NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The NYU Sports and Society program, headed by University Professor Arthur R. Miller, issued a white paper today examining the phenomenon of bullying and other intolerant behavior in sports, and proposing a comprehensive range of initiatives focused on youth athletics to combat them. While these issues have been central to the Sports and Society program, work on this latest project began after NYU Law alumnus Stephen M. Ross (LLM '66)...

2014-02-25 16:25:59

Oscar-nominated director uses his landmark film "12 Years a Slave" to educate a new generation on an important piece of American History LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve McQueen, award-winning director, producer, screenwriter and video artist, is the featured speaker at the launch of UCLA Anderson School of Management's new speaker series -- Entertainment that Matters on Feb. 28, 2014. The purpose of the program, developed by UCLA Anderson's Center for Management of...

2014-02-25 12:27:27

Decision Resources Group Offers Year in Preview Webinar to Explore the Top Ten Trends and Events that Will Shape Medtech Markets in 2014 BURLINGTON, Mass., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group notes that while 2013 was a rough year for medtech markets, 2014 looks to be promising for medtech companies as revenue growth returns and confidence in the industry rises. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130103/MM36768LOGO On Thursday, February 27, 2014, Decision Resources Group...

2014-02-25 12:21:58

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army will recognize Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) students with over $147,847 in ROTC scholarships this week as part of the annual CIAA Basketball Tournament. The Army has partnered with the CIAA for four years to develop and promote leadership, teamwork and academic excellence. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140225/CG71609LOGO) The Army will present three students, Antoinette Wells a $38,416...

2014-02-25 08:28:43

Teachers Want Their Voices Heard and Offer Direction on Student Success, Common Core Implementation, Teacher Evaluation and Parental Support NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today released results from the comprehensive survey Primary Sources: America's Teachers on Teaching in an Era of Change. More than 20,000 teachers in all 50 states participated in this research, revealing teachers' views on the rewards...

2014-02-24 08:36:18

GRANDVILLE, Mich., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The online education resource BestCollegeReviews.org has just released a ranking of the top 25 online colleges in the United States for the year 2014. The article ranks online colleges based on factors such as affordability, quality of instruction, range of degree programs, and student outcomes. A recent report by Pew Research indicates that for people aged 25 to 32 the difference in earnings between college graduates and those who...

2014-02-20 16:25:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former Association of Academic Health Centers (AAHC) Board Chair Victor J. Dzau, MD, chancellor for health affairs, Duke University, president and CEO, Duke University Health System, and the James B. Duke Professor of Medicine, yesterday was named president of the Institute of Medicine (IOM). The IOM is the health arm of the National Academy of Sciences. "It has been an honor for me to work with Dr. Dzau as an AAHC member and...

2014-02-20 16:23:47

NEA, Renaissance Dental celebrate Read Across America by asking students to grab their hats and read with the Cat WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The Cat in the Hat is back, and he's revving up his engines to get kids excited about reading--and brushing their teeth! (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140220/DC69045) This year's official Read Across America celebrations will start in Seuss-tastic style when NEA's Cat-a-Van Reading Tour hits the road on...

2014-02-20 12:32:27

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly seven years after the lawsuit was filed, and more than five years since the District Court denied the State's motion to dismiss, disability advocates entered into an historic settlement with the New Jersey Department of Education to ensure that New Jersey students with disabilities receive an appropriate education in the "least restrictive environment." "Countless children with disabilities who were inappropriately segregated and denied...


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