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Oct 22, 2014, 18:54 ET
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Hodge co-authors article on Ebola for JAMA

 With the first Ebola patients diagnosed in the U.S., questions have been raised as to the preparedness of the country's response. In a...

Oct 22, 2014, 13:00 ET

UNC-Chapel Hill Announces Completion of Independent Counsel's Inquiry on Academic Irregularities, Takes Action to Address Findings

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill today announced the results of an independent investigation conducted by former federal prosecutor...

Oct 22, 2014, 11:00 ET

At Home Brings The 'Home Of Endless Possibilities' To Cedar Park

 At HomeTM, the home decor superstore, today announced it will celebrate the grand opening weekend for its Cedar Park, Texas store Friday,...

Oct 21, 2014, 14:34 ET

Partners in Agile Education

 Coming together for the first time this fall are three "Partners in Agile Education," the International Consortium for Agile, Berkana...

Oct 21, 2014, 11:00 ET

At Home Brings The 'Home Of Endless Possibilities' To Hoover

At HomeTM, the home decor superstore, today announced it will celebrate the grand opening weekend for its Hoover, Ala. store Friday, Oct. 24...

Oct 21, 2014, 08:35 ET
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New Book Provides Tips for Accident Victims

 Personal injury victims often find themselves confused by the complexity of the legal system. Lawsuits are full of convoluted rules and...

Oct 20, 2014, 14:00 ET

Sub-Saharan Africa Farm Yields 70-90 Percent Below Potential, Atlas Research Finds

 Sub-Saharan Africa has the world's largest gap in farm yields – 70-90 percent below their potential – according to a new research...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Disruptors Could Cost Medical Device Industry $34 billion by 2020 According to Global A.T. Kearney Study

 The medical device industry has enjoyed stability, strong growth, healthy margins and above average price-to-earnings ratios over the last 20...

Oct 17, 2014, 18:00 ET
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ASU's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Records State's Highest Bar Exam Passage Rate

 The No. 1 bar exam passage rate among Arizona law schools once again belongs to ASU's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law. Results of the July...

Oct 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Jefferson Project at Lake George Reaches New Milestones and Celebrates Year of Collaboration, Scientific and Technological Advances

The Jefferson Project at Lake George today announced new milestones in the multimillion-dollar collaboration that seeks to understand and manage...

Oct 16, 2014, 15:05 ET

CMU Research Shows Highly Competitive Elections Create Extremely Polarizing Politics

Close elections fuel extreme ideological differences in party nominees. And that appeals to voters, say researchers at Carnegie Mellon University's...

Oct 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Leading Company Procurement Organizations Generate Twice the Average Measurable Cost Reduction According to Global A.T. Kearney Study

Leading company procurement organizations reap double the measurable cost reduction versus other companies, while also driving competitive...

Oct 09, 2014, 13:22 ET
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Clint Williamson, former US Ambassador for War Crimes Issues, joins ASU

Clint Williamson, who most recently served as a special prosecutor for the European Union, will be a Professor of Practice at the Sandra Day...

Oct 09, 2014, 12:58 ET
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THE RINK AT ROCKEFELLER CENTER to Open for the 2014-2015 Season on Monday, October 13

 The start of the 2014-15 winter season in New York will kick off with the opening of The Rink at Rockefeller Center, the most famous ice rink...

Oct 07, 2014, 11:00 ET

At Home Brings The 'Home Of Endless Possibilities' To Pharr

 At Home™, the home decor superstore, today announced it will host a grand opening event for its Pharr, Texas store on Friday, Oct. 10....

Oct 07, 2014, 09:00 ET
Oct 06, 2014, 11:00 ET

At Home™ Brings The 'Home Of Endless Possibilities' To Pflugerville

 At Home, the home décor superstore, will host grand opening events for a new 101,000 square-foot store in Pflugerville, Texas this...

Oct 02, 2014, 12:18 ET

The epidemic in our midst: Painkillers, opioids and heroin

What: Oregon Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici will deliver welcoming remarks. This is the beginning of a community discussion about how opioid...

Oct 01, 2014, 16:00 ET
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New Directions for U.S. Water Policy

On October 20th, The Hamilton Project at Brookings and the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment will host a forum and release new papers...