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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...

Feb 18, 2015, 13:57 ET
Snoopy waves at Speech and Language Development Center's Coaster Run at  Knott's Berry Farm.

Snoopy And Knott's Berry Farm Support Special Education Through Coaster Run

 5,000 people are expected to attend Coaster Run which supports special education at Speech and Language Development Center (SLDC). The race,...

Feb 09, 2015, 23:37 ET
Photo taken at the CEICF press conference

Social Charity Pushing Innovation in Hundreds of Thousands of Chinese Secondary and Primary Schools

On January 23rd, 2015, Beijing Normal University hosted the press conference for the 1st China Education Innovation Charity Fair (CEICF), a...

Feb 08, 2015, 13:00 ET
Study the signaling pathways of common and rare genetic mutations involved in cancer in the latest online course offered through the Stanford Center for Professional Development, Understanding Cancer at the Genetic Level (XGEN202).

New Stanford genetics course educates industry professionals

 Instrumental research that aims to enhance how we predict, diagnose and design personalized prevention and treatments of cancer is now...

Jan 30, 2015, 15:40 ET
The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development will host its National Reservation Economic Summit from March 9th - 12th in Las Vegas

Leading Native American Business Event to Return to Las Vegas, March 9th-12th

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (National Center) will host its National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES)...

Nov 19, 2014, 12:47 ET

National Center Signs MOU with Department of Energy to Increase Native American Engagement in the Energy Sector

 The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the...

Nov 19, 2014, 12:00 ET
The Rite Aid Foundation presented a $10,000 check to Speech and Language Development Center (SLDC). The check kicked off their KidCents "change round up program" allowing customers to round up their purchase to benefit the charity of their choice. Rite Aid District Manager, Raluca Vernescu (not pictured) presented the check to SLDC CEO, Dawn O'Connor (2nd from left) at the Rite Aid Pharmacy in Seal Beach, CA.

Rite Aid Foundation Announces KidCents Program And Names Speech And Language Development Center As One Of Its Inaugural Charities

 The Rite Aid Foundation presented a $10,000 KidCents grant to Speech and Language Development Center (SLDC). The check was presented to SLDC...

Nov 03, 2014, 12:34 ET
Representatives from Shenzhen Innovation Corporate Social Responsibility Development Center, Shenzhen Charity Federation and China Education Innovation Institute took a group photo with their counterparts from Columbia Business School and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors at the launch event of Social Enterprise Conference's "China Moment" session.

China enters the era of social impact investing

The 13th Social Enterprise Conference at Columbia Business School was on October 31st. The results of a study on social impact investing in China...

Oct 30, 2014, 13:00 ET

Stanford launches new online course: Principles and Practices of Gene Therapy

Gene therapy is rapidly becoming the top priority for R&D departments working on treatments for difficult to cure diseases. Advances in this...

Oct 17, 2014, 15:00 ET

Stanford Offers Online Workshops in Innovation for Teams

Gaining a competitive advantage demands that organizations know how to innovate. Stanford University, a leader in innovation education, is now...