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2013-07-31 23:34:48

Individuals work to increase participation of girls and women in technology and computing Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) is pleased to announce that its Director of Strategic Initiatives, Ruthe Farmer, will be among 11 individuals honored at the White House as “Champions of Change for Tech Inclusion” on Wednesday, July 31st. The event will recognize these individuals for their extraordinary work around...

2013-07-31 23:28:37

Sproglit unveils a back-to-school app that boosts math scores by 8-11% in just one hour of play. Kyle Counts is based on the Math Arrow, a reinvention of the number line that has been featured by the Mathematical Association of America and was invented by Todd Buchholz, winner of Harvard's annual teaching prize and a former White House economic adviser. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Back-to-School App Boosts Math Scores by 11% in an Hour Winner of Harvard's Teaching...

2013-07-12 23:37:24

In an exclusive one-hour sit-down with the host of The Costa Report, Rebecca Costa, Linda Tripp ended her self-imposed ban on speaking to the press. San Jose, California (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Linda Tripp – a career civil servant who was hounded by the media during the 1998 Clinton-Lewinsky scandal - is in the news again. In an exclusive one-hour sit-down with the host of The Costa Report, Rebecca Costa, Tripp ended her self-imposed ban on speaking to the press. When asked why she...

2013-07-06 23:03:58

Celebrity Business Analyst announces the release of its weekly box office report. The weekend analysis comes following a June 27 piece in the Box Office Mojo entitled “Forecast: ‘White House Down,’ ‘The Heat’ in Race for Second This Weekend.” Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 Celebrity Business Analyst released its weekly box office report today, analyzing total weekend grosses for movies currently showing in theaters. In a June 27 weekend forecast Box Office Mojo...

2013-07-05 23:00:41

Gary Cohen; Jeff Thompson, MD; and Laura Anderko, PhD, RN; Recognized for Efforts Linking Climate and Health Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 Health Care Without Harm is pleased to announce that its President and Founder, Gary Cohen, has been named a Champion of Change in the category of Climate and Health by the White House. The honor is bestowed on Cohen and others who are leaders in making the link between climate and health, and helping the health sector lead the effort to...

Dolores Hill Honored As White House Champion Of Change
2013-06-27 10:22:09

University of Arizona University of Arizona researcher Dolores Hill, co-lead of the OSIRIS-REx Target Asteroids! program, has been recognized as one of 12 White House Champions of Change recipients. Hill and her 11 counterparts were selected from a pool of about 1,000 nominations. The group was honored at a ceremony at the White House, which was attended by representatives of the Obama Administration and other honorees' families, friends and colleagues. "It is such an honor to be...

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