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Prominent Real Estate Economics Professor Takes Leadership Role at the UCI Paul Merage School of Business Center for Real Estate

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Prominent Professor of Economics N. Edward Coulson joins the faculty of the UCI Paul Merage School of Business in the area of Economics and Public Policy and will assume a leadership position in the school’s Center for Real Estate as Director of Research. In this capacity, Coulson will advance the real estate program’s agenda of excellence in teaching, research and professional outreach. The appointment is effective June 30, 2016 and he will officially begin teaching in early 2017.

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University of Delaware Back-to-School Experts Can Comment on Educational Apps, the Value of Play, Students with Disabilities and More

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'Coming Out' in the Classroom, but Not by Choice

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Starting out as a college freshman can be hard.

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Banning Tobacco Sales Near Schools Could Reduce Socioeconomic Disparities, New Study Shows

Banning tobacco sales within 1,000 feet of schools could reduce socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities in tobacco density across neighborhoods, according to a study being published today in the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research.

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Undergraduate Interns Learn From Summer Research

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Thirty undergraduate students from around the country conducted hands-on research at SLAC this summer through the Department of Energy’s Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) program.

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UVA Darden Welcomes Most Diverse Class Ever as Women Reach 39 Percent of New Residential Students

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The UVA Darden Class of 2018 represent multiple firsts, including the highest percentage of women and minority students ever.

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Babson Executive and Enterprise Education Launches Multi-Year Program for Kenyan Women Entrepreneurs

Babson Executive and Enterprise Education has established Launch and Grow: The Kenyan Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Program​, a first of its kind high-impact program for women entrepreneurs from the region.​

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UNLV Expert on College Affordability and Access

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UNLV education professor Stefani Relles on how paying for a college education is progressively harder, especially for low-income and minority students.

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UW-Milwaukee Receives Grant to Help PhD Students Prepare for Careers Outside Academia

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is one of 28 schools to receive National Endowment for the Humanities grants to better prepare doctoral students in the humanities to work outside academia.

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New Rules, New Timeline Aim to Simplify the FAFSA Process

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UW-Milwaukee Director of Financial Aid Tim Opgenorth talks about the new FAFSA timelines, how it affects college-bound students and what families can do to help their students successfully complete the all-important FAFSA application.

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Funneling Fundamental Particles, Neutrino Experiments, Physicists Discover 'Apparent Departure From the Laws of Thermodynamics', and More in the Physics News Source Sponsored by AIP

Click here to go directly to the Physics News Source Sponsored by AIP.

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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Receives Top Epilepsy Ranking From the National Association of Epilepsy Centers

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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) has been recognized by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC) as a Level 4 epilepsy center, providing the highest–level medical and surgical evaluation and treatment for patients with complex epilepsy.

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NIH Announces Winners of Public-Private Undergraduate Biomedical Engineering Design Competition

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In a nation-wide competition, six teams of undergraduate engineering students produced prize-winning designs for technological advances to improve human health. The Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) Challenge winning teams designed tools for a myriad of health care challenges, including diagnosing tuberculosis (TB) in children and a safer alternative for central venous catheter placements.

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UCLA Health experts advisory for September

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UCLA Health experts are available to discuss a wide variety of topics of interest, with a focus on back-to-school issues, for the month of September.

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EMBARGOED AJPH Research: Tax on sweet drinks, vaccine coverage in red and blue states, public health workers’ job satisfaction

In this month’s release, find new embargoed research about: the impact of Berkeley, California’s sugar-sweetened beverage tax; adolescent vaccine coverage differences in red and blue states; and public health practitioners’ job satisfaction and expected turnover.

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Interactions with Faculty Differ for Male and Female College Students

In a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association, Indiana University doctoral student Emma Cohen looks for answers to questions of how gender shapes college students’ day-to-day academic experiences.

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Teachers Favor Middle-Class Behaviors by Students

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Research by an Indiana University sociologist finds that teachers often inadvertently translate students’ class-based behaviors into unequal opportunities in school. Teachers favor middle-class students in various ways, perhaps unconsciously.

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New Provost, Michael A. Bernstein, Joins Stony Brook on October 31

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Michael A. Bernstein, the John Christie Barr Professor of History and Economics and Provost of Tulane University from 2007 through July 2016, has been appointed Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at Stony Brook University, effective October 31, 2016, announced President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., MD.







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