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Dec 11, 2014, 07:30 ET

Run Deep: Pulsing Magnetic Fields Focus Nano-Particles to Deep Targets

Recent efforts between the University of Maryland (UMD) and Bethesda-based Weinberg Medical Physics LLC (WMP) have led to a new technique to...

Dec 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Waveland & Clark Home Furnishings Opens Retail Showroom in Chicago

 Waveland & Clark (W&C) announces the opening of its flagship showroom at 2204 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL. Serving the...

Dec 04, 2014, 09:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Connecting With Startup Innovation at CES 2015

 The Kimberly-Clark Digital Innovation Lab (D'Lab) is bringing open-source innovation to the consumer package goods category with the second...

Nov 28, 2014, 14:50 ET

CC&L Funds restates Interim Financial Statements

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Connor, Clark & Lunn Funds Inc. (CC&L Funds), as manager of the CC&L Core Income and...

Nov 21, 2014, 08:30 ET

University of Maryland Breaks Ground for A. James Clark Hall

 The University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering today will host the ceremonial groundbreaking of the new A. James Clark Hall...

Nov 18, 2014, 11:31 ET

UMD UAS Test Site Receives FAA Approval to Fly

The University of Maryland (UMD) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Test Site, located in California, Md., has received a Certificate of Waiver or...

Nov 13, 2014, 14:25 ET

Kimberly-Clark Authorizes New Share Repurchase Program and Declares Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today authorized a new share repurchase program for up to 40 million shares of...

Nov 06, 2014, 13:00 ET

University of Maryland Research Center Tackles Tough Orbital Debris Issues

Orbital debris is not just the stuff of Hollywood drama, but it is a growing threat to space-based communications, global infrastructure and the...

Nov 03, 2014, 10:20 ET
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IEHA and Kimberly-Clark Professional Launch New Program to Recognize Exceptional Housekeeping Professionals

The International Executive Housekeepers Association (IEHA) and Kimberly-Clark Professional announced today the launch of the Heart of Hospitality...

Nov 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Completes Health Care Spin-Off

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has completed the previously announced tax-free spin-off of its health care business, now known as...

Oct 29, 2014, 13:28 ET

University of Maryland Announces Keynote Speakers from Across Industry, Government and Academe for Inaugural 2014 Orbital Debris Workshop

The University of Maryland Center for Orbital Debris Education and Research (CODER) has announced speakers and panelists for the inaugural 2014...

Oct 29, 2014, 11:27 ET

Kleenex Brand Asks America to Step Forward and Share the Care

 In recent years, it has become increasingly evident that technology has had a hand in limiting human, social interaction. But, studies have...

Oct 23, 2014, 11:27 ET

Kimberly-Clark Sterilization Wrap Is Now Most Validated On The Market

Kimberly-Clark Health Care, soon to be Halyard Health, announced today that it is the first and only manufacturer to receive 510(k) clearance from...

Oct 21, 2014, 07:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today reported third quarter 2014 results, updated its guidance for full-year 2014 adjusted earnings...

Oct 16, 2014, 09:00 ET

UMD Clark School of Engineering Kicks Off Mpact Week on Disaster Resilience

The University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering will kick off its second annual Mpact Week today. The five-day event showcasing...

Oct 15, 2014, 11:54 ET

UMD Researchers Use Artificially Engineered Materials to Create Breakthrough for Sound Sensors

 University of Maryland (UMD) A. James Clark School of Engineering researchers have developed breakthrough technology to improve sound sensor...

Oct 07, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Announces Details for Completion of Kimberly-Clark Health Care Spin-Off

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced the record date, distribution date and distribution ratio for the previously announced...

Oct 06, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Kimberly-Clark to Webcast 3rd Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion of its third quarter 2014 results at 9 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, October 21....

Sep 22, 2014, 10:20 ET
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2014 Heart of Healthcare Award Winners Announced By AHE And Kimberly-Clark Professional

 The Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE), a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA), and...

Sep 18, 2014, 15:52 ET
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Former Obama Administration Official Tom Kelly Joins Clark Hill's Government And Public Affairs Team

 Tom Kelly, longtime aide to President Barack Obama, has joined Clark Hill as a Director of Government Affairs in the firm's growing...