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Jan 26, 2015, 14:00 ET
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law.

ASU's Indian Legal Program Presents Sports Symposium on Stereotypes

The Indian Legal Program at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University is sponsoring the Indigenous Stereotypes in Sports...

Jan 23, 2015, 15:22 ET

UPDATED UNCG: GRAMMY nods for three with ties to School of Music, Theatre and Dance

 Two current students and a recent graduate of the UNCG School of Music, Theatre and Dance (SMTD) are finalists for 2015 GRAMMY Awards. Peter...

Jan 23, 2015, 12:17 ET
Dr. Ken Reifsnider will lead UT Arlington's new Institute for Predictive Performance of Advanced Materials and Structures.

UT Arlington appoints National Academy of Engineering member to launch materials and structures institute

 Dr. Kenneth Reifsnider, an internationally recognized expert in high temperature energy systems and composite materials and a member of the...

Jan 22, 2015, 15:30 ET

University at Albany to Host the Nation's First College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity

 In recognition of his commitment to protecting New York State residents, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced plans for a College of Emergency...

Jan 22, 2015, 13:09 ET
NORC at the University of Chicago logo. (PRNewsFoto/NORC at the University of Chicago)

NORC At The University Of Chicago Launches New Innovation Hub - NORC Labs

NORC at the University of Chicago has created NORC Labs, a new innovation-focused business unit that will drive the creation and introduction of...

Jan 22, 2015, 12:00 ET
Matthew J. Slaughter, the Signal Companies' Professor of Management and associate dean for faculty at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, has been named the school's 10th dean (photo credit: Johannes Kroemer)

Matthew J. Slaughter Named Next Dean of the Tuck School of Business

Matthew J. Slaughter, the Signal Companies' Professor of Management and associate dean for faculty at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, has...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:00 ET
The UNCG School of Music, Theatre and Dance is the largest and most comprehensive collegiate performing arts program in North Carolina and one of the largest in the southeast and the country.

UNCG: GRAMMY nods for four with ties to School of Music, Theatre and Dance

Two current students and two recent graduates of the UNCG School of Music, Theatre and Dance (SMTD) are finalists for 2015 GRAMMY Awards. Peter...

Jan 15, 2015, 10:00 ET

Patients Needed For Groundbreaking Study: ACL-Preserving Knee Replacement Surgery

 Dr. Craig Della Valle, hip and knee replacement surgeon at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR), is actively recruiting patients for a new total...

Jan 14, 2015, 18:27 ET

Johnson at Cornell University y Queen's School of Business anuncian el cambio de marca del anterior Programa de MBA Ejecutivo de Cornell-Queen's

 Hoy, la Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management de Cornell University y la Queen's School of Business de Canada's Queen's...

Jan 14, 2015, 14:16 ET

Tepper School Professor Chester S. Spatt Named to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's New Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has named Chester S. Spatt, the Pamela R. and Kenneth B. Dunn Professor of Finance at Carnegie...

Jan 14, 2015, 13:57 ET
Johnson School at Cornell University logo.

Johnson at Cornell University and Queen's School of Business Announce A Rebrand Of Former Cornell-Queen's Executive MBA Program

 Today, the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University and Queen's School of Business at Canada's Queen's...

Jan 13, 2015, 08:00 ET

Minerva Schools at KGI Names Vicki Chandler Dean of the College of Natural Sciences

The Minerva Schools at KGI, offering a reinvented university experience for the brightest and most motivated students from around the world, today...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:31 ET
Founded in 1891, UNCG is the largest and most diverse university in the Triad region of North Carolina, serving more than 18,000 students. The statue of Minerva is one of the university's icons.

UNCG recertified as Carnegie Community-Engaged Institution

 UNCG has been recertified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a 2015 Community-Engaged Institution. The Carnegie...

Jan 12, 2015, 09:00 ET
The spectacular new event lawn at The Concourse Hotel at Los Angeles Airport, A Hyatt Affiliated Hotel to be complete by May 15, 2015.  Located just one block from Terminal 1 at LAX, the space is perfect to host functions up to 750 attendees. The new event lawn is part of the hotel's total transformation to become a Hyatt Regency in early 2016.

The Concourse Hotel at Los Angeles Airport, A Hyatt® Affiliated Hotel, to Complete All New Event Lawn in Spring 2015

 The Concourse Hotel at Los Angeles Airport today previewed a completely reimagined outdoor space, a major part of its extensive transformation...

Jan 09, 2015, 16:39 ET

New Ownership Invests More Than $3 Million in Upgrades to CastleRock at Denton Student Apartments

 The new owner of the 192-unit CastleRock at Denton Student Apartments is transforming the property into Denton's premier value housing option...

Jan 09, 2015, 12:28 ET
Founded in 1891, UNCG is the largest and most diverse university in the Triad region of North Carolina, serving more than 18,000 students. The statue of Minerva is one of the university's icons.

Three UNCG online programs earn U.S. News & World Report rankings

 U.S. News & World Report ranked three UNCG online programs among the best in the nation in the publication's 2015 list of Best Online...

Jan 09, 2015, 08:45 ET

ACE CREDIT® Recommends Eight Courses from Statistics.com, Latest Review Reveals

 The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT ®) has evaluated and recommended college credits...

Jan 07, 2015, 18:35 ET
Duane Dimos, a Sandia National Laboratories executive, has been named UT Arlington vice president for research.

UT Arlington appoints Sandia National Laboratories executive as Vice President for Research

The University of Texas at Arlington is pleased to announce the appointment of Duane B. Dimos of Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, N.M.,...

Jan 05, 2015, 02:00 ET

Nice People At Work (NPAW), the European Leader in Big Data Media Analytics, Enters the US Market in 2015

The company based in Barcelona is focused in Big Data processing,end user Quality of Experience (QoE) and Media Analytics  Nice People At...

Dec 22, 2014, 11:00 ET
At Home Names Jennifer Warren Chief Marketing Officer

At Home Names Jennifer Warren Chief Marketing Officer

At HomeTM, the home décor superstore, announced the appointment of Jennifer Warren as the brand's new Chief Marketing Officer. Warren most...