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2014-03-17 23:22:23

Students enrolled in the Ed.D. program in kinesiology will benefit from a curriculum that focuses on practical application of scholarship in the workplace. GREENSBORO, N.C. (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Today UNCG announced it is launching the nation’s first online doctorate of education degree in kinesiology. The new Ed.D. program is tailored for kinesiology professionals with at least three years of experience who want to continue to work while earning an advanced degree. A broad,...

2014-03-17 12:29:44

LONDON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nanofoundry, LLC, will present at CleanEquity Monaco 2014 on March 27(th) & 28(th) at the Sporting d'Hiver, Monaco. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130923/CL84373LOGO CleanEquity Monaco is an annual invitation-only event hosted by Innovator Capital, the London based specialist cleantech investment bank. Other partners and sponsors include Prince Albert II of Monaco's Foundation, Covington & Burling, Qualcomm, Renault-Nissan...

2014-03-14 04:20:49

LONDON, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hult Prize today announced the six finalists for its annual start-up challenge. Thousands of PhD, MD, MBA, Master's, and undergraduate students pitched startup enterprises aimed at tackling non-communicable-diseases (NCD) in urban slums. This year's Hult Prize challenge topic, selected by President Clinton, asked participants to build sustainable and scalable social enterprises to address NCDs in slums, where nearly a billion...

2014-03-12 08:26:33

PITTSBURGH, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Duquesne University's School of Law leaped 23 spots in the U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Best Graduate School Rankings. Last year, Duquesne placed among top-tier law schools for the first time in a decade. This year, Duquesne jumped up to the 121(st) spot, shared with seven other institutions, including DePaul University in Chicago. The Law School was also ranked 12(th) best Legal Research and Writing program in the country,...

2014-03-11 08:36:16

U-Southern California #1 on Both Undergrad and Grad Lists NEW YORK, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Princeton Review -- one of the nation's best-known education services companies -- today issued its fifth annual report naming the undergraduate and graduate schools with the best programs for students to study video game design. The University of Southern California is #1 on both the undergraduate and graduate school lists in the 2014 report which names 50 programs overall -- 25...

2014-03-06 23:31:32

Recent recognition event utilizes top quality Presenta Plaque Plaque Kits. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Sharing the same credence for local, responsible stewardship as Presenta Plaque, the UNICEF chapter at VCU recently recognized a group of students for continuing their mantra of “Thinking Globally, Acting Locally.” Looking ahead, UNICEF at VCU hopes to continue growing and spreading its message. The organization wants to expand its teachUNICEF program to more schools and would...

2014-03-03 16:22:30

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today announced a $1 million contribution to support student scholarships for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) majors at Johnson C. Smith University. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO The scholarship funds will be added to an existing Duke Energy scholarship endowment fund. The new investment will allow the university to award up to 25 scholarships each year to...

2014-03-03 12:28:02

Panel Will Address Analysis of Risk and Cybersecurity Solutions PITTSBURGH, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnegie Mellon University's James H. Garrett Jr., dean of the College of Engineering and the Thomas Lord Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, will moderate a distinguished panel of experts who will discuss the factors that shape cybersecurity from 7 to 8 p.m., Thursday, March 6 at CMU's Washington Speaker Series at the Cosmos Club, 2121 Massachusetts Ave. in Washington,...

2014-02-28 23:28:07

Digital media upgrades will enhance classroom and studio instruction, serving Otis College of Art and Design’s entire student body. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Otis College of Art and Design has been awarded a major grant for digital media upgrades that will enhance classroom and studio instruction, serving the College’s entire student body. Specifically, the funds provide for upgrades to digital media control systems in traditional classrooms as well as the first...

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2014-02-28 08:51:09

University of Massachusetts at Amherst Scoffing at or cutting funds for basic biological research on unusual animal adaptations from Gila monster venom to snail sex, though politically appealing to some, is short-sighted and only makes it more likely that important economic and social benefits will be missed in the long run, say a group of evolutionary biologists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Writing in a recent issue of BioScience, researchers Patricia Brennan, Duncan...


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