Latest News

Add to Favorites | Subscribe | Share

Filters:

  • (Press "esc" to clear)

Medicine

Science

Channels:

sickle cell disease organ failure, Sickle Cell Anemia Research, Supercomputing, Modeling & Simulation, High Performace Computing, Medical Research

A Shortcut to Modeling Sickle Cell Disease

mars_image_1.jpg

Using Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Titan supercomputer, a team led by Brown University’s George Karniadakis devised a multiscale model of sickle cell disease that captures what happens inside a red blood cell affected by the disease.

Life

Arts and Humanities, Education

Channels:

When it Comes to Science, it’s a Small, Small World

2017NSWpreleaseimage.jpg

Immortalized human skin cells that look like a psychedelic otherworldly galaxy and a living algae colony releasing its daughter colonies that could be mistaken for Pacman gobbling up ghosts are just two of the winning images from the 2017 Nikon Small World competition of photomicrography–photography taken through microscopes–that arrive at The Wistar Institute with an opening reception on Jan. 19.

Medicine

Channels:

Neurogastronomy, Obesity, food addictions, Diabetes, Nutrition, Culinary Arts, Neuroscience

Neurogastronomy: Will People Be Healthier If We Can Make Broccoli Taste Like Chocolate?

This year's International Society of Neurogastronomy symposium will explore brain and behavior in the context of food.

Life

Business

Education

Channels:

University of Virginia Darden School of Business, University of Virginia Darden, UVA Darden School of Business, UVA Darden, darden school of business, Luann J. Lynch, MOOC, Coursera, Managerial Accounting, Faculty News, Financial Planning, Decision Making, Online Learning, online class sessions

UVA Darden Launches Online Course in Managerial Accounting

FAF-Course-Image-1-1.jpg

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business is launching a new massive open online course (MOOC), “Managerial Accounting Fundamentals,” taught by Darden Professor Luann Lynch.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

Adam Nadel, art, Fermilab Art Gallery

Photographer Adam Nadel Selected as Fermilab’s New Artist-in-Residence for 2018

AdamNadel.jpeg

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory is pleased to announce that New York-based photographer Adam Nadel has been selected as the lab’s artist-in-residence for 2018.

Life

Business

Education

Channels:

University of Virginia Darden School of Business, University of Virginia Darden, UVA Darden School of Business, UVA Darden, darden school of business, MBA students, MBA Student, Macedonia, Peace Corps, Entrepreneurs, Global Entrepreneurship

UVA Darden Students Advise a Startup a World Away

Gray-and-Reiss-81330-DRO.jpg

University of Virginia Darden School of Business students Stewart Gray and Mathew Reiss, both Class of 2018, have never been to Macedonia and knew little of its culture and business climate when a Peace Corps volunteer reached out looking for MBA students interested in advising entrepreneurs there.

Life

Education

Channels:

hour of code, Computing, Education

Fermilab Computing Partners with Argonne, Local Schools for Hour of Code

hour-of-code.jpg

As part of Computer Science Education Week on Dec. 4-10, Fermilab partnered with Argonne National Laboratory on an initiative to bring Hour of Code activities and coding role models to local schools. Fourteen employees from Fermilab, along with several from various Argonne organizations, visited area elementary, middle and high schools and spoke about their labs, their careers and coding in general.

Life

Education

Channels:

developmental education, Latino Students

Changes Needed to Help Latina/o Students Succeed in Developmental Education Courses

ErinDoranPortrait.jpg

A disproportionate number of Latina/o students who take developmental education classes never advance to college-level courses. That's why an Iowa State researcher has developed a framework to better serve Latina/o students needing extra preparation.

Life

Business

Education

Channels:

IEEE, Engineering, Reserach, reference material, reference library, Library, xplore, specification guides, Technical Standards, journal articles, conference papers

IEEE GlobalSpec Unveils Enhanced Reference Library on Engineering360.com

IEEE GlobalSpec, the leading provider of digital media solutions designed to connect industrial marketers with their target audience of engineering and technical professionals, announced today the launch of its new Reference Library on Engineering360.com.

Life

Law and Public Policy

Channels:

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, Life Science Professionals, Life Science, Pharamcuetical Science, Pharmaceucticals, business accelerator

Reluctance to Share Innovations with Peer Firms Means Lost Opportunities for Life Sciences Companies

Professor Phillip Phan of the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School says the reluctance by life sciences companies to share information with sector peers reduces potential innovations and benefits.







Chat now!