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2014-04-28 20:24:00

HigherMe helps retail stores select the right employees for the job WELLESLEY, Mass., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HigherMe, a Babson tech startup that makes it easier for retail employers to hire qualified workers, took home the $15,000 first prize in Startup Rounds business contest held recently through the Babson Entrepreneurship Club (BEC). Founded by Babson Graduate students Rob Hunter and Evan Lodge, HigherMe is a website and mobile application that gives...

2014-04-25 16:21:24

WELLESLEY, Mass., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Babson College is one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company profiled Babson in the fifth annual edition of its free downloadable book, "The Princeton Review's Guide to 332 Green Colleges." In the guide's profile on Babson, The Princeton Review stated that "Babson considers sustainability not only desirable but an...

2014-04-24 16:33:13

WELLESLEY, Mass., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Babson's Tom Davenport has been recognized as one of the "21 Thought-Leader Professors in Data Science" by the website Master's in Data Science. He is the President's Distinguished Information Technology & Management professor at Babson College. The list features top influential educational leaders in the data science industry who have made significant contributions to the field through outreach and education....

2014-04-23 23:04:26

US Ambassador to Morocco Dwight L. Bush, Sr. and Maine Governor Paul LePage attended the dedication ceremony at UNE's new Tangier Campus. The campus reflects UNE’s commitment to advance the internationalization of higher education and create truly global citizens, and is the only American higher education institution in Morocco. Tangier, Morocco (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 The University of New England (UNE) celebrated its new campus in Tangier, Morocco, during a dedication ceremony...

2014-04-14 23:04:05

Developer of the popular fitness application is also part of a WPI research team working on a smartwatch application that will improve care for patients with severe diabetes. Worcester, Mass. (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 It knows when you're sleeping. It knows when you're awake—and when you're sitting, walking, or running. Called On11, a new fitness and activity tracker available for the Pebble smart watch is currently its 7th most popular watch-face application for the device,...

2014-04-14 23:00:50

WTS International, the association for the professional advancement of women in transportation, has announced the selection of the winners of its seven scholarships for 2014. Each of the winners will be recognized at an awards banquet on May 15 during the 2014 WTS Annual Conference in Portland, Oregon. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 WTS International, the association for the professional advancement of women in transportation, has announced the selection of the winners of its seven...

2014-04-10 23:31:27

Mountainside Treatment Center is looking forward to Thomas A. Ahern openly discussing the challenges he faced as an adopted child and the common characteristics clinicians need to be sensitive to when treating adopted teens and adults who are suffering from issues like unresolved grief and loss. Fairfield University, CT (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 On April 11, 2014, Thomas A. Ahern, MA (aka Stephron Roberto MacCarthy) will be the featured speaker at the What's New With You? professional...

2014-04-08 23:33:57

To help prepare today’s students for tomorrow’s job opportunities, Husson University announced today that it is launching a new Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences degree. With its strong emphasis on chemistry, biology, and physiology, the new Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences degree is well suited for individuals interested in becoming a doctor of medicine, medical specialist (podiatrist, optometrist, dermatologist, osteopathic physician, etc.), veterinarian, dentist, speech...

2014-04-04 23:39:54

The Wellesley Science and Technology EXPO is set for Saturday, April 5th with free admission and open to public; featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Jeff Hoffman, former NASA astronaut and Professor of the Practice of Aeronautics and Astronautics at MIT, at 2:00pm. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 The Wellesley Education Foundation is proud to host the first Wellesley Science & Technology Expo to be at on Saturday, April 5th from 10am to 3pm at the Wellesley High School. The EXPO is a...

2014-03-14 23:23:34

Celebrated filmmakers Ken Burns, Brett Morgen, and Erica Huggins are among Hampshire College alumni who will join a broad range of guest artists during a four-week Creative Media Institute this summer. Amherst, MA (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 Celebrated filmmakers Ken Burns, Brett Morgen, and Erica Huggins are among Hampshire College alumni who will join a broad range of guest artists during a four-week Creative Media Institute this summer. Led entirely by visiting artists, the Creative Media...


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  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
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