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Mar 04, 2015, 13:11 ET
The Wyss Institute's human organs-on-chips have been formally acquired by The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and will be on display in New York City until January 2016 in the latest exhibit presented by MoMA's Dept. of Architecture and Design.  Image credit: The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University.

Wyss Institute's Organs-on-Chips acquired by The Museum of Modern Art

Samples of the Wyss Institute's Human Organs-on-Chips were formally acquired by The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) of New York City on March 2, 2015,...

Mar 03, 2015, 12:34 ET
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Whitman School of Management Collaborates with Staples to Analyze Supply Chain Management Opportunities

The H.H. Franklin Center for Supply Chain Management at the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University is collaborating with...

Mar 03, 2015, 12:05 ET

Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals increases support of national award

 The Harrington Discovery Institute (HDI) at University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland, Ohio – part of The Harrington Project for Discovery...

Mar 02, 2015, 10:00 ET
A.T. Kearney Logo.

Focus on Core Business Drives Increase in Chemicals M&A, According to A.T. Kearney

 Global Chemicals M&A deal value grew by 13 percent in 2014 and is expected to experience an increase in 2015, according to the fourth...

Feb 25, 2015, 11:47 ET
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J. Michael Dennis Joins NORC At The University Of Chicago To Lead AmeriSpeak Panel Research Platform

 NORC at the University of Chicago announced today that J. Michael (Mike) Dennis, PhD, one of the foremost national experts in online research...

Feb 25, 2015, 10:00 ET

Physicians Recommend ACL Injury Prevention for Young Athletes Due to Skyrocketing Numbers

It's basketball season and that typically means a jump in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries.  Concerned about the skyrocketing number...

Feb 20, 2015, 12:45 ET

Property Crime Down-- If You Don't Count Cyber Crime, Identity Theft

 The U.S. crime rate continues to fall, according to the latest FBI's release based on Uniform Crime Reporting from police departments, but...

Feb 19, 2015, 11:00 ET
Figure 1: Change in FDI to Russia and its neighbors in 2015 if geopolitical tensions ease.

High Stakes for the Ukrainian Ceasefire: Ukraine Crisis Diminishes Investor Confidence in Russia but Investors Hopeful for the Future

While it is clear that the Ukraine conflict has compelled investors to dramatically reduce foreign direct investment into Russia, early results...

Feb 18, 2015, 15:17 ET

Carnegie Mellon University I-Corps Site Chooses Teams for 2015 Spring Cohort

The Carnegie Mellon University Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Site has announced its 2015 spring cohort of 16 startup companies that are...

Feb 17, 2015, 12:00 ET
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

ASU Center for Law, Science & Innovation Presents 2015 ASU-Arkfeld eDiscovery and Digital Evidence Conference

 The Fourth Annual ASU-Arkfeld eDiscovery and Digital Evidence Conference is being presented by the Center for Law, Science & Innovation at...

Feb 12, 2015, 18:03 ET

CastleRock at Fresno Rewards Residents' Good Grades With Half-Price Rent Scholarships

 CastleRock at Fresno Student Apartments announces a new program to help student residents and their families with the cost of college by...

Feb 10, 2015, 10:10 ET
Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld(R) is offering up to 35 percent off of its regular when travelers book reservations Feb. 10-11, 2015 for stays until May 31, 2015. For information, visit or call 1-407-351-5555.

48-Hour Sale Drops Prices At Renaissance Orlando At SeaWorld By Up To 35 Percent

 There's no better time than now to explore "The City Beautiful" while enjoying monumental savings at Renaissance Orlando at...

Feb 10, 2015, 06:00 ET
The Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion.

The World's Growing Aging Population Presents Financial Challenges and Market Opportunities for Public and Private Sectors

Today, the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion (CFI) and HelpAge International released Aging and Financial Inclusion: An Opportunity, a...

Feb 09, 2015, 11:35 ET

"Le Salon" Debuts At Sofitel Los Angeles At Beverly Hills Featuring Celebrity Stylist Angela Kalinowski At The Luxury Brand's West Coast Flagship

 Le Salon at Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills announces the opening of a first-ever salon at the luxury property...

Feb 09, 2015, 11:16 ET
The Renaissance Lodge at Sonoma Resort & Spa invites couples to celebrate the Day of Love with the Discover Your Senses Package featuring deluxe accommodations, chocolate fondue, breakfast for two, spa access and a $50 resort credit. For information, visit or call 1-707-935-6600.

The Renaissance Lodge at Sonoma Resort & Spa Celebrates The Season Of Love With Discover Your Senses Package

Think vineyard vistas surrounding luxurious guest rooms and suites featuring private patios, fireplaces and soaker tubs. Add in a world-class spa...

Feb 05, 2015, 15:47 ET

Raymond A. Mason Business School at W&M launches Online MBA

 The Raymond A. Mason School of Business at William & Mary is now accepting applications for its new Online MBA program. Students will...

Feb 04, 2015, 10:56 ET
Kids will love the Splash Zone, featuring interactive fountains that launch blasts of water 30 feet into the air. Curtains of water, fog nozzles, and other special water features ensure hours of fun.

Experience Spring Break Fun In the Sun at Four Seasons Resort Orlando.

In many areas, March is the month with the greatest snowfall, and even April can be quite chilly; but in Orlando, it's the time of year when the...

Feb 03, 2015, 15:14 ET

Michael Trick Elected President of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS)

Michael Trick, senior associate dean for faculty and research at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon, has been elected to serve as...

Feb 03, 2015, 11:12 ET

Los estudiantes del MBA adoptan un nuevo plan de estudios ya implementado en Johnson de la Cornell University

Luego de un exhaustivo  proceso de revisión de dos años, el Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management de la Cornell...

Feb 03, 2015, 10:23 ET

Trilogy By Shea Homes Offers A Taste Of The Good Life

 Trilogy at Ocala Preserve, Shea Homes' newest active lifestyle community, announces three grand opening weekends to take place in February....