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Article ID: 717942

Mumbai Students Look for Geohazards on the Horizon

Michigan Technological University

A U.S. team is in Mumbai this month working on disaster management curriculum with the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). TISS is the only institution in all of Mumbai — one of the world's largest cities with 19 million people — to offer a degree in disaster management.

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23-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 717941

Tech Time Not to Blame for Teens’ Mental Health Problems

University of California, Irvine

A new study, published in the journal Clinical Psychological Science, suggests that the time adolescents are spending on their phones and online is not that bad.

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23-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: UVA Darden, The House Inc. Develop DC-Area Young Leaders Through First EmpowerMEnt Leadership Institute Class

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UVA Darden, The House Inc. Develop DC-Area Young Leaders Through First EmpowerMEnt Leadership Institute Class

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

The EmpowerMEnt Leadership Institute’s first class has earned its Certificate in Leadership.

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23-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: College Football Kickoff: Darden Executive MBA Students Crack Case on Boosting UVA Home Game Attendance

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College Football Kickoff: Darden Executive MBA Students Crack Case on Boosting UVA Home Game Attendance

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

Executive MBA Class of 2021 at the Darden School of Business got a crash course in Wahoo spirit with a tour of Scott Stadium — home field of the University of Virginia Cavaliers football team — and an inside look at football operations from leaders with the University athletics department.

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Newswise: Low-Grade to High-End: Waking Up the Myanmar Coffee Market

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Low-Grade to High-End: Waking Up the Myanmar Coffee Market

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

In less than five years, Myanmar coffee went from a low-grade commodity to a high-value specialty sold for premium prices globally. Through training in farming, expertise and training itself — as well as attention to both the supply and demand sides of a market — Value Chains for Rural Development helped farmers and others across the value chain.

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23-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Path to 2060: UVA Darden Report Explores Low-Carbon Technologies to Sustainably Feed the World

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Path to 2060: UVA Darden Report Explores Low-Carbon Technologies to Sustainably Feed the World

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

A new report from the University of Virginia Darden School of Business explores best practices and new technologies that hold promise for decarbonizing global agriculture.

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23-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: UVA Darden Welcomes Record Number of Women to Class of 2021

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UVA Darden Welcomes Record Number of Women to Class of 2021

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

UVA Darden welcomed several new classes of students to Grounds in August: the full-time MBA Class of 2021 with a record-setting 40 percent women, the Executive MBA Class of 2021 with a record 139 students and the Master of Science in business analytics (MSBA) Class of 2020, which grew more than 50 percent to 62 students in only the second year of the program.

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Article ID: 717930

Do single people suffer more?

De Gruyter

Researchers at the University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology (UMIT, Hall, Austria) and the University of the Balearic Islands (Palma de Mallorca, Spain) have confirmed the analgesic effects of social support - even without verbal or physical contact.

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23-Aug-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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