NYU’s Carter Journalism Institute’s 2016 “Reporting Award” Winner to Focus on Native American Sovereignty, Identity
New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute has named Brooke Jarvis, a contributing writer to the California Sunday Magazine, as the recipient of its 2016 Reporting Award.
– New York University
UCI Appoints Pramod Khargonekar Vice Chancellor for Research
Pramod Khargonekar has been named vice chancellor for research at the University of California, Irvine, effective June 30. In this position, he will provide strategic direction for the Office of Research, which supports and enhances the creative and scholarly activities of UCI faculty. His appointment by UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman comes after a comprehensive national search.
– University of California, Irvine
The Atlantic Philanthropies Makes New Grants to Cornell University
The Atlantic Philanthropies is making three new investments in Cornell: $10 million for the Center for the Study of Inequality, $3.25 million for theInternational Center on Capital Punishment, and $3 million toward the creation of a university welcome center. The grants are the latest in an extraordinary history of support for Cornell, totaling nearly $1 billion.
– Cornell University
Gift Establishes Tisch Professorship at Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute
A gift from Andrew ’71 and Ann Tisch to Cornell University and the American Technion Society has created an endowed professorship at the Joan & Irwin Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute at Cornell Tech. The Andrew H. and Ann R. Tisch Professorship will support the recruitment and retention of faculty who will drive the institute’s innovative academic, research, entrepreneurship and commercialization programs. The gift helps to boost Cornell Tech’s faculty – a fundraising priority for the campus as it continues to grow rapidly, with its six master’s degree programs and with more than 200 graduate students expected this fall.
– Cornell University
ADHA’s 2016 Center for Lifelong Learning at the 93rd Annual Session Brings Nation’s Largest Meeting of Dental Hygienists to Pittsburgh
More than 2,000 individuals coming together for educational programming, community outreach, special events, and the opportunity to view the latest products and technologies from 125 exhibitors.
– American Dental Hygienists' Association
New Grants Allow Kennesaw State’s Addiction and Recovery Center to Expand Services
Kennesaw State University's Center for Young Adult Addiction and Recovery responds to a rising number of students seeking help for eating disorders and the increased use of drugs and alcohol by local youth.Media embedded: Image(s)
– Kennesaw State University