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16-May-2024 11:05 AM EDT
Kimberly Knight selected as ACS Secretary
American Chemical Society (ACS)

The American Chemical Society (ACS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kimberly Knight as the organization’s next Secretary. As Secretary, Knight will serve as one of the Society’s seven officers.

Released: 16-May-2024 11:05 AM EDT
Ivory Innovations announces four winners of affordable housing prize
University of Utah

Ivory Prize honors organizations that embody the spirit of innovation and power of transformative ideas in developing solutions to the crisis in housing affordability.

Released: 15-May-2024 5:05 PM EDT
Ochsner Baton Rouge opens new outpatient infusion pharmacy
Ochsner Health

The pharmacy is designed with patient comfort and accessibility in mind. Each of its six patient rooms offers a spa-like environment, providing patient care in a peaceful, supportive setting that promotes healing.

Released: 15-May-2024 2:05 PM EDT
ReMDO Unveils Regulatory NavigatOR: A Guide through the Regenerative Medicine Regulatory Landscape
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

The RegenMed Development Organization (ReMDO) announced today a new initiative titled Regulatory NavigatOR: a groundbreaking space aimed at providing unparalleled regulatory and scientific counsel to product developers navigating the complexities of the regenerative medicine pipeline.

   
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Released: 14-May-2024 3:05 PM EDT
Fast Company Honors Johns Hopkins APL Innovation as ‘World Changing Idea’
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

An innovative new capability being developed by the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) that combines the abilities of human medics with virtual and robotic assistants has been recognized with an honorable mention in the Rapid Response category of Fast Company’s 2024 World Changing Ideas Awards.

Released: 14-May-2024 12:05 PM EDT
Large Language Model (LLM) Training Forthcoming from UMD Smith
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Information systems professor Kunpeng Zhang will direct a deep dive into the technical framework behind the large language model in an initiative tailored for professionals in public-facing and commercial sectors.

   
Newswise: Cheers! Brewing Program Taps into Local Partnership to Sell Beer
Released: 13-May-2024 4:05 PM EDT
Cheers! Brewing Program Taps into Local Partnership to Sell Beer
University of Northern Colorado

Yetters Brewing Company and UNC’s Brewing Laboratory Science program team up to brew and sell new craft beer — Northern Colorado Brewhouse launches first flight April 24 on campus.

Newswise: $242 Million Patent Lawsuit: Quandary Peak's Analysis Crucial in Jury's Verdict Against Microsoft
Released: 13-May-2024 6:05 AM EDT
$242 Million Patent Lawsuit: Quandary Peak's Analysis Crucial in Jury's Verdict Against Microsoft
Quandary Peak Research

A jury delivered a $242M verdict on Friday, May 10, in favor of plaintiff IPA Technologies in a federal patent infringement lawsuit against Microsoft.

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Released: 9-May-2024 10:05 AM EDT
Mother’s Day brings flowers, floral expert lists favorites, shares how to make them last
Virginia Tech

Mother’s Day celebrations in the United States bring family together — and bring a lot of business to the floral industry, with flowers one of the most popular gifts. Floral design instructor Barbara Leshyn talks about what the holiday means for the floral industry, what kinds of flowers make the most popular gifts, and how to make those lovely bouquets last.

8-May-2024 5:05 PM EDT
Study Shows Ineffectiveness of Targeted Credit Rationing in Banking
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

With the recent ESG-inspired shift towards and away from the rationing of capital to specific firms that arguably generate negative externalities, a new study shows targeted credit rationing in recent history has been widely ineffective in promoting change.

Released: 8-May-2024 4:05 PM EDT
Katia Kreft, Brand Strategy & Growth Specialist, Joins HawkPartners
HawkPartners

HawkPartners, a marketing consulting and strategic insights firm, announced that Katia Kreft has joined the firm as a Partner.

Newswise: Disadvantaged entrepreneurs often fear success, but new research can help
Released: 8-May-2024 9:05 AM EDT
Disadvantaged entrepreneurs often fear success, but new research can help
University of Notre Dame

When low-income entrepreneurs start their own businesses, they frequently fear failure — a well-documented phenomenon. But over time, they may also fear success, given the costs and unknowns it can bring, and this barrier to growth is under-studied and underappreciated. A new study from a Keough School of Global Affairs expert breaks new ground by explaining this fear and offers five recommendations to help entrepreneurs overcome it and move out of poverty.

Newswise: Seven ORNL inventions licensed to Texas-based lithium recovery firm
Released: 7-May-2024 4:05 PM EDT
Seven ORNL inventions licensed to Texas-based lithium recovery firm
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

A collection of seven technologies for lithium recovery developed by scientists from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has been licensed to Element3, a Texas-based company focused on extracting lithium from wastewater produced by oil and gas production.

Released: 7-May-2024 4:05 PM EDT
The Expansion of Offshore Drilling by Oil Companies
Newswise

In a bold move, oil companies are significantly ramping up their offshore drilling operations, reflecting a global surge in demand for energy.

Released: 7-May-2024 11:05 AM EDT
Business-Focused Anti-Poverty Initiatives Can Have Unintended Consequences
North Carolina State University

A new study of entrepreneurial small businesses created to address poverty in rural Africa found that the introduction of the entrepreneurial model led to unexpected social shifts that made the small business operators a source of friction and social discontent in their communities.

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Released: 6-May-2024 3:05 PM EDT
How sports analytics is changing the game
Arizona State University (ASU)

With expertise in basketball and football analytics, as well as sports revenue generation and economic impacts of events, Daniel McIntosh has assisted with economic impact studies and shares how sports analytics has changed the NBA.

Newswise: Cal State Fullerton Named One of Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity
Released: 6-May-2024 9:05 AM EDT
Cal State Fullerton Named One of Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity
California State University, Fullerton

Forbes ranks Cal State Fullerton as one of the Top 500 Best Employers for Diversity in the country in 2024 for its efforts to promote diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace.

   
Newswise: Stagflationary Environment Likely and SoCal in a Slowdown
Released: 6-May-2024 5:05 AM EDT
Stagflationary Environment Likely and SoCal in a Slowdown
California State University, Fullerton

The threat of a recession has been replaced by a slow and steady stagflationary environment of rising prices and sluggish economic growth, say Cal State Fullerton College of Business and Economics economists Anil Puri and Mira Farka.

Newswise: Tennis greats Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova honored at A Conversation With a Living Legend®
Released: 3-May-2024 3:00 PM EDT
Tennis greats Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova honored at A Conversation With a Living Legend®
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Cancer survivors and tennis legends Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova participated in a fireside-style chat with Robin Roberts on Wednesday, May 1, at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s signature event, A Conversation with a Living Legend ®, hosted at the Post Oak Hotel at Uptown Houston.

Released: 3-May-2024 2:05 PM EDT
UMD Smith Launches Center for Artificial Intelligence in Business
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

A research and teaching initiative from the University of Maryland’s business school will bolster AI-enabled design and governance frameworks for businesses and policymakers.

   
Newswise: UAH researcher's paper is cited in new FTC ruling banning noncompete agreements for entrepreneurs nationwide
Released: 2-May-2024 1:05 PM EDT
UAH researcher's paper is cited in new FTC ruling banning noncompete agreements for entrepreneurs nationwide
University of Alabama Huntsville

On April 23, 2024, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a ruling banning most noncompete agreements (NCA) nationwide which cites a paper co-authored by a researcher at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH). Dr. Ege Can in the College of Business at UAH, a part of the University of Alabama System, studied the impact of NCAs on entrepreneurship, highlighting how banning NCAs could boost business innovation.

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Released: 1-May-2024 1:05 PM EDT
Episode 206 – How Equitable is the World of Sports?
University of Michigan Ross School of Business

On this episode of the Business and Society podcast, Chris Rider, Thomas C. Kinnear Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies, and Stefan Szymanski, professor of sport management, discuss their research and thoughts on recent trends in the sports industry. Rider and Szymanski study sports from a diversity, equity, and inclusion perspective.

Newswise: PCOM Honors Howard A. Hassman and Independence Blue Cross with Inaugural Ignite Awards
Released: 1-May-2024 12:05 PM EDT
PCOM Honors Howard A. Hassman and Independence Blue Cross with Inaugural Ignite Awards
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

An alumnus who recently made the largest philanthropic commitment in the 125-year history of PCOM and the Philadelphia-based health insurer Independence Blue Cross (IBX) were honored as the inaugural Ignite Award recipients during the A Night to Ignite Gala on April 27.

Released: 1-May-2024 11:05 AM EDT
Hackensack Meridian Health, Choose NJ Announce HMH Emerge Program to Partner with Companies from Ireland
Hackensack Meridian Health

The state’s largest health network, and its leading nonprofit economic development group, looking for promising partners from the Emerald Isle

Newswise: 39 North Marks its First Year of Growth with New Collaboration Hub, Expanded Team and Focus on Critical Infrastructure to Support Agtech Innovation
Released: 30-Apr-2024 1:05 PM EDT
39 North Marks its First Year of Growth with New Collaboration Hub, Expanded Team and Focus on Critical Infrastructure to Support Agtech Innovation
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center

Since the 39 North AgTech Innovation District was established as a nonprofit in April 2023, it has made significant progress on advancing its three strategic pillars: Developing the physical footprint; Supporting the start-up and scale-up of 39 North companies; and Cultivating the development/amplification of the St. Louis agri-food tech narrative.

Released: 29-Apr-2024 12:05 PM EDT
ASSOCIATION MANAGEMENT CENTER TO RELOCATE OFFICE TO AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANESTHESIOLOGISTS BUILDING
American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)

Association Management Center (AMC), a trusted partner to 27 leading health care, scientific, and professional associations, is pleased to announce it will be relocating its headquarters from its current location at O’Hare Plaza in Chicago to 1061 American Lane in Schaumburg, IL on November 1, 2024.

Released: 29-Apr-2024 5:05 AM EDT
May 1st Fed Announcement Experts
Newswise

The Federal Reserve's interest rate decisions can significantly affect businesses and finance. Markets expect interest rates to remain steady at the Federal Open Market Committee's next decision on May 1.

Released: 29-Apr-2024 5:00 AM EDT
Study Reveals Hiring Bias Against Former Business Owners
Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Nearly 50% of new businesses fail within the first five years. Many former entrepreneurs apply for 9-to-5 jobs to get back on their feet, but new research reveals an unexpected obstacle: hiring discrimination.

   
Newswise: Keck Medicine of USC opens new Las Vegas transplant care clinic
Released: 25-Apr-2024 12:00 PM EDT
Keck Medicine of USC opens new Las Vegas transplant care clinic
Keck Medicine of USC

Keck Medicine of USC has opened a new location in Las Vegas that will provide specialized care for patients in Las Vegas and surrounding communities who need a liver or heart transplant.

   
Newswise: Delta Development Team's Milestones Are Twofold as It Earns the Prestigious AABB Certification and Aligns as a Strategic Corporate Partner
Released: 25-Apr-2024 7:05 AM EDT
Delta Development Team's Milestones Are Twofold as It Earns the Prestigious AABB Certification and Aligns as a Strategic Corporate Partner
Delta Development Team

Delta Development Team, Inc. is thrilled to announce two significant milestones with the AABB (Association for the Advancement of Blood & Biotherapies).

   
Newswise: BIMM University chooses Figshare to showcase its non-traditional research and creative practitioner outputs
Released: 25-Apr-2024 4:00 AM EDT
BIMM University chooses Figshare to showcase its non-traditional research and creative practitioner outputs
Digital Science and Research Solutions Ltd

Figshare is pleased to announce that BIMM University has chosen Figshare to support the sharing, showcasing and management of its non-traditional research outputs (NTROs).

   
Newswise: JMIR Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies Announces Theme Issue on Participatory Methods in Rehabilitation Research
Released: 24-Apr-2024 9:00 AM EDT
JMIR Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies Announces Theme Issue on Participatory Methods in Rehabilitation Research
JMIR Publications

JMIR Publications invites submissions to a new theme issue titled “Incorporating Participatory Methods in Developing, Implementing, and Evaluating Rehab Interventions and Assistive Technologies” in its premier, open access journal JMIR Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies (JRAT).

   
Released: 24-Apr-2024 9:00 AM EDT
Dana-Farber nurses present research and evidence-based studies at 2024 Oncology Nursing Society Congress
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute nurse scientists and clinicians are presenting key studies and projects at the 49th annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress on April 24-28, 2024, in Washington, D.C.

Newswise: Major milestone reached for key weapons component
Released: 23-Apr-2024 10:30 AM EDT
Major milestone reached for key weapons component
Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia National Laboratories and the Kansas City National Security Campus completed a crucial weapons component development milestone, prior to full rate production.

Released: 22-Apr-2024 6:05 PM EDT
Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group and the Hertz Foundation Announce Partnership to Celebrate World-Class Talent
The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation

Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group (ITV) and the Fannie and John Hertz Foundation are proud to announce a partnership aimed at cultivating and connecting world-class talent in the Tri-Valley region of the Bay Area.

Newswise: Roy Choi Will Speak to Cal State Fullerton’s Class of 2024
Released: 19-Apr-2024 7:05 PM EDT
Roy Choi Will Speak to Cal State Fullerton’s Class of 2024
California Lutheran University

The Kogi BBQ food truck owner, author and CSUF alumnus will speak at the May 22 College of Business and Economics Commencement ceremony.

   
Newswise: Auburn’s McCrary Institute, ORNL to partner on first regional cybersecurity center to protect the nation’s electricity grid
Released: 19-Apr-2024 11:05 AM EDT
Auburn’s McCrary Institute, ORNL to partner on first regional cybersecurity center to protect the nation’s electricity grid
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Auburn University’s McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security was awarded a $10 million Department of Energy grant in partnership with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to create a pilot regional cybersecurity research and operations center to protect the electric power grid against cyberattacks.

   
Released: 18-Apr-2024 9:05 AM EDT
New research finds electric vehicles depreciate faster than gas cars, but the trend is changing
George Washington University

New research finds that while older electric vehicle models depreciate in value faster than conventional gas cars, newer electric vehicle models with longer driving ranges are holding their value better and approaching the retention rates of many gas cars.

   
Released: 18-Apr-2024 9:05 AM EDT
UIowa finance expert says AI will only slowly affect hiring on Wall Street
University of Iowa Tippie College of Business

While artificial intelligence will eventually change the way business is done on Wall Street, a finance expert from the University of Iowa's Tippie College of Business doesn’t expect to see significant changes in hiring for junior bankers right away.

   
Released: 17-Apr-2024 12:05 PM EDT
Autoimmune Association Welcomes Two New Board Members
Autoimmune Association

The Autoimmune Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization dedicated to autoimmune advocacy, awareness, education, and research, announces the appointment of David Ascik and Priya Patil to its Board of Directors.

Released: 17-Apr-2024 4:05 AM EDT
Study reveals household spending trends over 30 years
University of Portsmouth

A new study led by the University of Portsmouth has used 30 years of data from the Office for National Statistics to distinguish between how much people spent on essential and non-essential goods and services.

Newswise: Open principles reaffirm Digital Science’s commitment to open research
Released: 16-Apr-2024 9:00 AM EDT
Open principles reaffirm Digital Science’s commitment to open research
Digital Science and Research Solutions Ltd

Digital Science has launched its Open Principles, a new initiative that commits its research information solutions to open science now and into the future.

       
Newswise: From ashes to adversity: Lessons from South Australia's business recovery amidst bushfires and pandemic
Released: 15-Apr-2024 9:05 PM EDT
From ashes to adversity: Lessons from South Australia's business recovery amidst bushfires and pandemic
University of South Australia

New research has given insight into the resilience and recovery of businesses in two South Australian regions following a major bushfire event and disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Released: 15-Apr-2024 3:05 PM EDT
Professor Brian Connolly Comments on Survey That Finds Rare Bipartisan Agreement on Housing Issues Among U.S. Voters
University of Michigan Ross School of Business

April's Michigan Ross-Financial Times poll finds neither the Democrats nor the Republicans have a clear advantage on housing affordability.

Released: 15-Apr-2024 2:05 PM EDT
When your workday is ruined before it begins
University of Iowa Tippie College of Business

We know that being harassed at work affects an employee's performance, but what about being harassed during their commute? A researcher looks at the little-studied phenomenon of workers being harassed on their way into their workplace and how employers can support them.

Newswise: Metaphacts and Dimensions launch the Dimensions Knowledge Graph, powered by metaphactory
Released: 15-Apr-2024 11:45 AM EDT
Metaphacts and Dimensions launch the Dimensions Knowledge Graph, powered by metaphactory
Digital Science and Research Solutions Ltd

Digital Science solutions metaphacts and Dimensions announce the launch of the Dimensions Knowledge Graph, a large ready-made knowledge graph powering AI solutions in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries.

     
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Released: 11-Apr-2024 4:05 PM EDT
The Vandal Theory Podcast - Season 7, Episode 5: Diversity in the Workplace
University of Idaho

Chung is going to walk us through several studies about diversity in the workplace including how diversity on a company board affects the company’s success and some nuances behind different types of diversity in the workplace.

     
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Released: 11-Apr-2024 1:05 PM EDT
Researchers develop new method to help investors predict firms’ decision-making, optimize portfolios and generate greater returns
University of Notre Dame

New research from Notre Dame Marketing Professor Andre Martin introduces a novel method to help investors predict myopic marketing spending —reducing marketing as well as research and development expenses to boost earnings, which increases current-term results at the expense of long-term performance — up to a year in advance.



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