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Article ID: 702360

HIV/AIDS Training Center at UIC Receives $4.4 Million in New Federal Funding

University of Illinois at Chicago

The Midwest AIDS Training and Education Center (MATEC) at the University of Illinois at Chicago has received $4.4 million in funding from the federal government to advance its work improving HIV/AIDS care, prevention and education in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin.

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17-Oct-2018 12:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 702278

State Pension Plans Would Be Better Off Avoiding External Management Fees

North Carolina State University

Recent research finds state pension plans would be better off avoiding external asset managers when investing their assets – and would carry substantially smaller unfunded liabilities if they simply invested in a conventional index fund.

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16-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy

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    8-Oct-2018 8:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 701773

Cancer Experts Warn That Brexit Will Harm UK Cancer Research and the Health of Our Citizens

Queen's University Belfast

Cancer experts warn that Brexit will seriously harm UK cancer research and could trigger a manpower crisis that will negatively affect the health of our citizens.

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8-Oct-2018 7:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 701699

Loyola Medicine Launches Research Program to Develop New Treatment for Stroke and Spinal Cord Injury Patients

Loyola University Health System

Loyola Medicine has launched a research program of a new treatment approach for stroke and spinal cord injury patients that involves electrically stimulating nerves. The goal is to improve a patient's ability to function and to develop a relatively inexpensive treatment that could be adapted worldwide.

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4-Oct-2018 5:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 701232

Making Research Integrity a Priority

Ohio State University

Public trust in science depends on renewed efforts to protect the integrity of research, according to speakers at a Sept. 23 Ohio State University summit. Experts emphasized the need for a “culture of trust” around research and pledged to find ways to support that culture.

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27-Sep-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 701053

‘Rounding Up’ Beats Traditional Fundraising Requests

North Carolina State University

Research finds asking consumers to "round up" their purchases to the nearest dollar is the best way to solicit donations.

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25-Sep-2018 7:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 700841

Temple University closes another record-breaking year of fundraising

Temple University

Gifts made to Temple University in the fiscal year that ended June 30 totaled nearly $98 million, surpassing the previous year’s record by more than $7 million.

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20-Sep-2018 12:30 PM EDT

Education

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Article ID: 700748

Federal Dollar Allocations to States Result in Lower Infant Mortality Rates

Washington University in St. Louis

Increases in federal transfers, money that the federal government sends to states to improve the well-being of citizens, are strongly associated with a decrease in infant mortality rates, finds a new study from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis.“Holding all other variables constant, a $200 increase in the amount of federal transfers per capita would save one child’s life for every 10,000 live births,” said Michael McLaughlin, a doctoral student at the Brown School and lead author of the study, “The Impact of Federal Transfers Upon U.

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18-Sep-2018 4:45 PM EDT

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 700094

Buffalo State Included in New York's Clean Energy Workforce Development Initiative

SUNY Buffalo State

As part of New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s $15 million clean energy workforce development initiative, Buffalo State College is receiving a $753,000 grant to develop clean energy certificate programs.

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6-Sep-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 699022

WIU Awarded Grant to Purchase Mass Spectrometer

Western Illinois University

For the second time in the last 10 months, Western Illinois University has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to boost the laboratory capabilities for students across academic majors.

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15-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT

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