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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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Two NYU Faculty Win MacArthur “Genius Grants”

Subhash Khot, a professor in NYU’s Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, and Julia Wolfe, a professor in NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, have been named 2016 MacArthur Fellows by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

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Politics, Debate, Debate Expert, election 2016, Presidential Election 2016, Presidential Elections, Political Communication, Political Communication Expert, Political Communication Experts, Political Rhetoric, Presidential Debate, Presidential Debates, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Hofstra, nonverbal , Candidate Communication, nonverbal communication

**Experts Available for Interviews** Does Communication Matter More Than Policy in the Presidential Debates?

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Wellesley College’s Davis Museum Unveils the Davis. Rediscovered—New Permanent Galleries, More Than Doubling Art on View

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On September 28, 2016, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College will unveil "the Davis. ReDiscovered," a total transformation of the Museum’s permanent collections galleries, reshaped and reconceived to present the breadth and strength of the Museum’s encyclopedic holdings.

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NYU Carter Journalism Institute’s McBride Named National Humanities Medal Recipient

James McBride, a Distinguished Writer in Residence at NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, has been named a recipient of the 2015 National Humanities Medal.

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New Huntsman Cancer Institute Center for HOPE Focuses on Underserved Populations

The Huntsman Center for Health Outcomes and Population Equity (HOPE) will focus on discovering new ways to prevent and treat cancer among underserved populations.

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Researchers Identify Oldest Textile Dyed Indigo, Reflecting Scientific Knowledge From 6,200 Years Ago

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A George Washington University researcher has identified a 6,200-year-old indigo-blue fabric from Huaca, Peru, making it one of the oldest-known cotton textiles in the world and the oldest known textile decorated with indigo blue.

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Using DNA, Dirt and Feces, International Artists Merge Science and Art to Answer Life Questions

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Eight artists from around the world will travel to the University at Buffalo to explore life’s greatest questions through biological art residencies in the Coalesce: Center for Biological Arts.

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The Rexall Onewalk to Conquer Cancer Announces $6.5 Million Raised as Annual Cancer Fundraiser Commences in Toronto

The Rexall OneWalk to Conquer Cancer announced 3,555 participants raised $6.5 million for Princess Margaret Cancer Centre as the event commenced on Saturday.

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Arts Alumna Gives $1 Million Lead Gift to Renovate Studio Space at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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Milwaukee-based artist Jan Serr and her husband, John Shannon, have committed $1 million to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts for the creation and operation of a multidisciplinary arts studio in a former Ford Model T plant.

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Roald Dahl Day — @Concordia Expert Can Comment on Author's Centenary

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Hawaii’s Rich Culture Comes to Life at Wellesley College with a Hula Performance and a Week-Long Residency Led by World-Renowned Performing Troupe HāLau O Keikiali`I

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The Hawaiian cultural group Hālau o Keikiali`i, internationally known for live performances that tell the story of the Hawaiian people, will visit Wellesley College Saturday, September 17 for a main-stage performance entitled Ho`okupu: The Offering. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Jewett Art Center Auditorium. It will cap off a weeklong Hula residency.

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Salisbury University Junior Assists Deaf Children in Haiti

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For Salisbury University business management and information systems major Darrin Reedy, however, this summer was a time to make a difference in the lives of people he had never met in a country where he never dreamed he would travel. The junior spent two and a half weeks teaching deaf children and assisting residents in the small village of Lévêque, Haiti.

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Baylor University’s Mayborn Museum Complex Presents National Geographic Sacred Journeys Oct. 1 through Dec. 31

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Each year, more than 330 million people around the world journey to sacred places to perform acts of devotion, express faith or seek enlightenment or healing. From Oct. 1 to Dec. 31, visitors to Baylor University’s Mayborn Museum Complex will learn about those pilgrimages through the exhibition National Geographic Sacred Journeys.

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UIC’s Rafael Cintrón Ortiz Latino Cultural Center Celebrates 40 Years of Art, Social Change

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UIC’s Rafael Cintrón Ortiz Latino Cultural Center celebrates 40 years of art, social change

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Notre Dame Expert: Pope's Call for Ecological Action "Not an Optional Extra"

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What Do Pope Francis and Xi Jinping Have in Common?

China scholar and commentator Jeffrey Wasserstrom, chancellor's professor of history at the University of California, Irvine, offers fresh and surprising ways to look at China.

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Creation of Coinage Monetary System May Signal ISIS under Stress

ISIS' introduction of a coin-based monetary system may indicate a regime in distress and needing to easily launder its wealth.

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On Eve of Historic Presidential Election, Early Fall Shows at American University Museum Explore American Identities

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Early fall exhibits at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center are open Sept. 6 through Oct. 23.

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NUS Confers Honorary Degree on UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon

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The National University of Singapore today conferred the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters on Mr Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, in recognition of his international efforts to promote sustainable development and global peace and security.







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