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Article ID: 709963

CEIBS Wealth Forum: Technology Offers New Investment Opportunities Amid US-China Trade Worries, Uncertain Economic Outlook

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

Whether the country can overcome domestic adversity and withstand external shocks were questions occupying the minds of speakers at the 2019 CEIBS-Darden Private Wealth Investment Forum, co-hosted by the China-Europe International Business School and Darden.

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20-Mar-2019 1:05 PM EDT

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Article ID: 709941

Conflicting Market Signals: Which View is Correct?

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

After the U.S. stock market plummeted late last year, falling at one point by 20 percent from its highs, it has risen steadily the first two months of this year Indeed, the broad market measured by the S&P 500 index has now recouped most of its previous decline and is within 5 percent of its high in late September.

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20-Mar-2019 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 709942

Performance-based pay linked to employee mental-health problems, study shows

Washington University in St. Louis

In the first big-data study combining objective medical and compensation records with demographics, researchers at Washington University in St. Louis and Aarhus University in Denmark discovered once a company switches to a pay-for-performance process, the number of employees using anxiety and depression medication increased by 5.7 percent over an existing base rate of 5.2 percent. And the actual number might be significantly higher.

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20-Mar-2019 10:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 709866

Cedars-Sinai Names New Chief Nursing Executive

Cedars-Sinai

Following an extensive national search, Cedars-Sinai has appointed David R. Marshall, JD, DNP, RN, CENP, NEA-BC, NHDP-BC, FAAN, as senior vice president and chief nursing executive. Marshall brings more than three decades of healthcare experience from bedside nurse to nursing-leadership proficiency and a reputation for enhancing innovation and emphasizing compassionate care.

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19-Mar-2019 1:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 709839

Q&A: How UVA Darden Alumnus Roger Werner Helped Put the ‘Madness’ in March

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

In the early 1980s, ESPN was looking for some leverage over big networks and college basketball caught its corporate eye. CBS owned the rights to the Final Four but Roger Werner (MBA ’77), an alumnus of Darden and his fellow ESPN executives realized that few were paying attention to the earlier rounds of the NCAA Tournament.

Released:
19-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EDT

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Article ID: 709848

Teamwork: UVA Basketball Coach Tony Bennett's 5 Pillars of Success

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

On Selection Sunday, UVA men’s basketball received a No. 1 seed in the 2019 NCAA Tournament, the fourth time in the past six years the team has been awarded a top seed. With a 29-3 record for the season, the program serves as a consummate example of a high-achieving team.

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19-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EDT

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Article ID: 709801

Snapshot: New Best Practices Guide to Commercial Building Security Under SAFETY Act Now Available

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T OSAI in partnership with the National Institute of Building Sciences developed a set of best practices and a new online tool, Best Practices for Anti-Terrorism Security (BPATS), for building owners to evaluate their operations end-to-end before applying for SAFETY Act protections.

Released:
19-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 709800

Benson Hill Biosystems Acquires Schillinger Genetics, Expanding High Quality Soybean Options

Benson Hill Biosystems

Benson Hill Biosystems, a crop improvement company unlocking the natural diversity of plants, announced today at the World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit that it has acquired the assets of Schillinger Genetics, also known as eMerge Genetics, an Iowa-based company currently delivering novel high-yielding, high-protein non-GMO soybean varieties.

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19-Mar-2019 8:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 709754

Student steps in to help Airbus with last-minute project need

Wichita State University

Having direct access to students’ talent and skills is a huge part of why Airbus Americas moved to the Wichita State University campus two years ago. One of those opportunities for collaboration played out perfectly this winter when Airbus officials in the research and technology department needed a last-minute artistic rendering for an airplane seat under development.

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19-Mar-2019 1:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 709757

UC San Diego Researchers Find Strong Performance, Complexities, and Puzzles in Intel’s Optane DIMMs

University of California San Diego

University of California San Diego computer scientists have completed the first comprehensive evaluation of Intel’s new Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory Modules (Optane NVDIMMs). They found that Optane DIMMs can make key storage applications 17 times faster, especially if system designers adapt their hardware and software to make the best use of the new technology. They also found that the DIMMs can significantly expand main memory capacity without sacrificing much performance.

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18-Mar-2019 1:05 PM EDT

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