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Aug 23, 2015, 13:00 ET
As a blueprint of DNA, a genome can reveal powerful new discoveries for the treatment and prevention of diseases.

Stanford launches new online course: Personal Genomics and Your Health

 Imagine a world where health care is personalized, diseases are treated or even prevented before they become debilitating, and doctor's visits...

Aug 18, 2015, 13:00 ET
The Future of Bitcoin and Cyber Security is a webinar offered by the Stanford Center for Professional Development. It will take place Tuesday, August 25th from 10-11 am Pacific/1-2 pm Eastern. It is free and open to the public.

Stanford Launches New Cyber Security Program for Professionals

 With its potential to revolutionize business payment transactions, virtual currency needs advanced engineering to ensure privacy and...

Aug 10, 2015, 12:12 ET

School-Age Students Thrive In Afterschool Programs

 Summer will be over soon, which means millions of parents turn to trusted caregivers for their family's afterschool needs. Yet with 23...

Aug 03, 2015, 13:16 ET
Explore trends in the engineering of functional systems as well as outlooks on device fabrication and system integration in Stanford's latest online certificate programs for professionals in the field of electrical engineering.

Stanford introduces online graduate programs in electrical engineering

 The Stanford School of Engineering is launching several new online graduate programs designed to meet industry demand in fields exploding with...

Jul 28, 2015, 10:50 ET

Media Companies Named in New Report for Political Contributions to Anti-Immigrant Policy Makers

A new report release today exposed multichannel video program distributors (MVPDS) and other companies for their financial support of...

Jul 12, 2015, 14:10 ET
Advance your understanding of cell-based therapies and see what it is being done today to develop and deliver in the latest online course offered through the Stanford Genetics and Genomics certificate program, Stem Cell Therapeutics (XGEN204).

Stanford offers new online course in stem cell therapeutics

 Recent developments in stem cell research provide enormous potential for the field of regenerative medicine.  Researchers are exploring...

Jun 17, 2015, 10:30 ET

Discovery Point Child Development Centers® Announces National Expansion Campaign

 To answer the growing demand for educational childcare nationwide, Discovery Point Child Development Centers® is launching a national...

Jun 16, 2015, 08:00 ET

Development Centers to Host 5K Fun Run

Development Centers is pleased to announce that their third annual River Splash Dash, a lively summer 5K Fun-Run, is set to take place on Saturday,...

Jun 02, 2015, 08:35 ET

UT's Professional Development Center to Offer Professional Coaching Certificate with Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching

 The University of Texas at Austin's Professional Development Center will begin offering a Professional Coaching Certificate Program in...

May 21, 2015, 12:42 ET
David Offensend, President and CEO of EDC

EDC Appoints David Offensend as New President and CEO

The EDC board of trustees has selected David Offensend, former chief operating officer of the New York Public Library, as the next president and...

May 07, 2015, 15:25 ET

BIG Shopping Centers USA, RED Development Form Partnership To Own, Manage, Acquire U.S. Retail Properties In Midwest And West

BIG Shopping Centers USA and RED Development today announced a joint venture partnership to maximize market presence and performance of select U.S....

May 01, 2015, 15:09 ET

Budding Artists To Display Creativity

Development Centers, a recognized leader in the field of behavioral health, has been providing comprehensive wellness programming and related...

Apr 30, 2015, 13:00 ET
The Stanford Advanced Computer Security Certificate Program celebrates a milestone and impacting hundreds of cyber security professionals with online education.

Instructors evaluate real-world cyber security attacks in Stanford online certificate program

 Protecting individuals and entities from those with malicious intent is a battle that has transcended to cyberspace. While recent attacks have...

Apr 22, 2015, 07:55 ET

Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation Renews Support for the Center for Sustainable Shale Development

 The Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD), a collaborative of environmental organizations and energy companies that encourages...

Apr 07, 2015, 07:00 ET

Center for Sustainable Shale Development Certifies CONSOL Energy Appalachian Operations for Completion of Air & Water Evaluation and Verification Process

 The Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD), a collaborative of environmental organizations and energy companies that encourages...

Mar 18, 2015, 07:00 ET

Center for Sustainable Shale Development Certifies Shell Appalachian Operations for Completion of Air & Water Evaluation and Verification Process

 The Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD), a collaborative of environmental organizations and energy companies that encourages...

Mar 11, 2015, 15:29 ET
The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is hosting its National Reservation Economic Summit in Las Vegas from March 9th - 12th.

Leading Native American Business Event Continues in Las Vegas

Returning to Las Vegas for the 29th year, this week the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) is hosting...

Feb 27, 2015, 12:20 ET

Center for Sustainable Shale Development Expands Its Wastewater Treatment Standard, Fulfilling Initial Plans

 The Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD), a collaboration of environmental organizations and energy companies to encourage prudent...

Feb 26, 2015, 13:02 ET

Human Resources Development Center INDEX in Ankara Commemorated 23rd Anniversary of Khojaly Massacre by Recognizing The Letter of Gunel

  The Human Resources Development Center INDEX in Ankara is memorializing the 23rd anniversary of an event that took place in the...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:00 ET
Stanford's Graduate Certificate in Energy Engineering and Technologies provides online education to engineers in the workforce.

Stanford certificate offers engineering insight into the energy industry

The changing dynamics of global energy will propel the need for workforce expertise in modern energy and production strategies. Demand in emerging...