Online Press Conference Tuesday: Presidential Pitch Posturing, a Tsunami Warning System, and the Role of Snot in Dolphin Echolocation
Researchers investigating the commonalities in pitch delivery by presidential candidates, the biological basis for dolphin echolocation, and an early warning system to detect tsunamis will describe their latest findings during a webcast press event on Tuesday, May 24, 2016.
The event will be streamed live at 1:00 p.m., EDT, from the 171st meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA), which takes place May 23-27 in Salt Lake City. Additionally, the webcast will be available for download 24 hours afterwards.
171st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
– Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
Kate Walsh Is Interim Dean of Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration
Kate Walsh, associate professor of organizational management, has been named interim dean of the School of Hotel Administration (SHA). Walsh will begin a two-year term July 1.
– Cornell University
Acclaimed Composer, Music Researcher From Long Island Selected as Dean at Texas Tech
Noel Zahler has been an administrator and professor at Long Island University, Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Minnesota before accepting a position at the West Texas university.Media embedded: Image(s)
– Texas Tech University
21 Seniors Are First to Graduate From Tufts University’s BLAST Program
Twenty-one members of the Class of 2016 will be the first graduates of Tufts University’s Bridge to Liberal Arts Success at Tufts (BLAST), a program to support and develop undergraduates who are the first in their families to attend a four-year college or who have attended under-resourced high schools.
– Tufts University
President Shirley Ann Jackson Receives National Medal of Science
The Honorable Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D., President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has been presented with the 2014 National Medal of Science, the highest honor for scientific achievement bestowed by the United States government. Media embedded: Image(s)
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)