What Fuels Our Warriors?
The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) Human Performance Resource Center (HPRC), working in conjunction with the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center and the United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine in Natick, Mass., has launched the Combat Rations Database, or ComRaD (http://hprc-online.org/comrad/) which provides nutritional information on individual combat ration meals and their food components. This interactive website features standard nutrition facts, including calories, fat, vitamins and minerals of the MRE, First Strike Ration® (FSR), and Meal, Cold Weather/Long Range Patrol (MCW/LRP), from their most recent production years.
– Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU)
GW Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Agua Caliente Band Of Cahuilla Indians
The George Washington University has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Agua Caliente Band Of Cahuilla Indians to establish the Richard M. Milanovich Fellowship.
– George Washington University
Celebrate Women’s History Month at the Smithsonian
The Smithsonian invites the public to celebrate Women’s History Month in March through a series of vibrant performances, lectures, family activities and exhibitions at various museums around the Institution. All programs are free unless otherwise indicated.
– Smithsonian Institution
Dreaming of Being a Doctor – but Think It’s Too Late? New U-M Program Could Help You Prepare
Whether you’re nearing graduation, or have already embarked on a career, you may wonder if your lack of science training and experience means it’s too late to fulfill your dream of becoming a doctor. But a new program at the University of Michigan Medical School could help.
– University of Michigan Health System
Notre Dame Sociologists to Lead American Sociological Association’s Flagship Journal
The American Sociological Association (ASA) announced this week that it has appointed three sociologists from the University of Notre Dame to serve as the next editors of the American Sociological Review (ASR), the association’s flagship journal. Omar Lizardo, Rory McVeigh, and Sarah Mustillo will begin their three-year term in January 2016.
– American Sociological Association (ASA)
Four UChicago Scholars Receive 2015 Sloan Research Fellowships
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has awarded four UChicago faculty members 2015 Sloan Research Fellowships: Eric Budish, associate professor of economics at Chicago Booth; Jian Ding, assistant professor in statistics; Magne Mogstad, assistant professor in economics; and Stephanie Palmer, assistant professor in organismal biology & anatomy.
– University of Chicago
UIC Scholar to Lead ‘Lab’ for Humanities Work on Great Lakes Issues
A University of Illinois at Chicago humanities scholar will lead a multi-site policy “lab” that links three Midwest universities in work that explores social and human issues related to water, energy and natural resources in the Great Lakes region. Media embedded: Image(s)
– University of Illinois at Chicago