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Education Management Solutions (EMS) Congratulates VHA SimLEARN on National Simulation Center Opening

SimLEARN's Center is the Largest Simulation Facility Across the Veterans Affairs Health System and One of the 10 Largest Centers in the United States

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Sociologists Examine Shift From 'No Child Left Behind' to 'Children Left Behind'

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Indiana University sociologists Tim Hallett and Emily Meanwell look back to 2007 to understand how the No Child Left Behind Act aquired an alternative meaning: "NCLB means children left behind."

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Buffalo State Experts: Blessing Encourages Female Students to Make Voices Heard

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As the nation considers the possibility of electing its first female president, Kimberly Blessing, professor of philosophy and humanities, is encouraging female philosophy students to find their inner leader.

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Two New Online Medical Education Courses Address Opioid Crisis

The DC Center for Rational Prescribing (DCRx) today announced the availability of two new online education courses aimed at teaching doctors and other healthcare professionals some of the myths and facts surrounding the use of prescription opioid painkillers. The information in the online videos could help curb the epidemic of opioid-related deaths by reducing unnecessary prescriptions—and offers valuable advice on how to wean patients from these addictive drugs.

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HERO Event Celebrates People Who Take Part in Cancer Clinical Research

The ninth annual Helping to Enhance Research in Oncology event will honor those who take part in cancer clinical trials. The event will also raise awareness for the importance of cancer clinical trials and will offer education sessions about clinical trials that are free and open to the public. The New Mexico Cancer Care Alliance is sponsoring the event.

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Gonzaga Launches Center for Public Humanities, Directed by Professor Brian Cooney

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SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s College of Arts and Sciences announces its new Center for Public Humanities, directed by Brian Cooney, professor of English. The center will focus on veterans this academic year with special guests including William D. Adams, chair of the National Endowment of the Humanities, and American novelists Tim O’Brien and Whitney Terrell.

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World's Most Sensitive Dark Matter Detector, What to Expect From the Coming Quantum Era 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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SPUR President and CEO Gabriel Metcalf Named Inaugural Robert S. Cornish Chair

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Expected to advance Robert Cornish’s emphasis on regions as a natural framework for managing growth and promoting sustainable futures, the professorship focuses on innovative regional planning theory and practice within California.

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From the Research Lab to Clinical Care: Innovators in Precision Medicine Available for Media Interviews

ROCHESTER, Minn. — What’s often been considered the next generation of health care is here now —ready to arrive at your doctor’s office. Experts in individualized medicine — also known as personalized or precision medicine — will be in Rochester on Oct. 5-6, 2016, presenting ways to integrate genomic medicine into patient care. They will offer the latest findings at Individualizing Medicine 2016: Advancing Care Through Genomics which will be held at the Rochester Civic Center. If you’re a member of the media, you’re invited to interview these experts on-site or cover their presentations via webcast or Facebook Live for a variety of health and medical stories.

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Meaningful Benefits in Math and Reading for Low-Income Students with High Attendance in Voluntary Summer Programs (Infographic)

Study suggests: Kids who attend more thrive more

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Council on Undergraduate Research Announces Mentor Award Winner

The Geosciences division of the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) annually recognizes an individual with the Undergraduate Research Mentor Award. The awardee is an individual who serves as a role model for productive and transformative student-faculty mentoring relationships and for maintaining a sustained and innovative approach to the enterprise of undergraduate research. CUR is pleased to announce Professor Wendy Bohrson, Department of Geological Sciences at Central Washington University, the 2016 recipient. The award will be formally presented at the Geological Society of America Meeting in Denver, CO in September.

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NYU to Host Public Debate: “Do Replication Projects Cast Doubt on Many Published Studies in Psychology?”—Sept. 29

NYU’s Center for Mind, Brain and Consciousness will host a public debate—“Do Replication Projects Cast Doubt on Many Published Studies in Psychology?”—on Thurs., Sept. 29, 5-7 p.m.

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Penn State Receives Funds for Student-Centered Initiative on Energy Efficiency

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Penn State will use funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection to launch a collaboration with the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA), and Private Energy Partners (PEP) to innovate a data-driven, integrated, student-centered, and market-driven approach to help small food stores and restaurants lower energy bills. The Department of Environmental Protection funding for the project is provided by the U. S. Department of Energy’s State Energy Program.

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SLU Receives Nearly $2 Million to Train Family Medicine Residents, Medical Family Therapy Students

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Saint Louis University has received a $1.87 million grant to strengthen behavioral health training for family physicians, who often are the primary physician seen by many adults and children, and for medical family therapists who practice alongside them.

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Columbus State University's Space Science Center Partners with NASA on $1.25 Million Grant

Columbus State University’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center has entered into a new partnership with NASA’s Kennedy Space Center to develop a program that will teach high schoolers how to design and manufacture vehicles for Mars.

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Scholarship, Creativity of UIC Art Faculty on Display at EXPO CHICAGO

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The UIC College of Architecture, Design, and the Arts is at EXPO CHICAGO with a booth that highlights the diverse and innovative works of the School of Art & Art History faculty at UIC, Chicago’s public urban research university.

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Wellness Coloring Book Used to Promote Student Health at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

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This fall, every incoming first-year student at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, the public honors college, was given something unique – a full-size coloring book promoting the wellness services offered through the College’s Wellness Center.

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2016 Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting Convenes September 24–28 in San Diego, California

The CNS holds its 2016 Annual Meeting in San Diego. The meeting theme Advance, Adapt, Achieve affirms neurosurgery’s ability to succeed by advancing innovative ideas through research, adapting treatments through knowledge, and ultimately, achieving breakthrough in patient care.

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UVA Darden School, Concordia and US Department of State Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships Announce Project Nurture as Winner of P3 Impact Award

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business Institute for Business in Society, Concordia and the U.S. Department of State Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships announced Project Nurture as a model public-private partnership (P3) and winner of the third annual P3 Impact Award during the 2016 Concordia Summit in New York City

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Five UTSW Scientists Named Faculty Scholars by High-Profile Philanthropies

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Five UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers are among 84 scientists from 43 U.S. institutions chosen as Faculty Scholars, a new grant program of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI), the Simons Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.







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