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Released: 13-Apr-2021 11:55 AM EDT
Rutgers to Host Careers in Gerontology Twitter Chat
Rutgers School of Public Health

Rutgers to discuss careers in aging, opportunities and challenges that exist for this part of our population, and ways to lead change

Released: 12-Apr-2021 9:00 AM EDT
Global Business Forum: The Economy in 2030
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Mauro Guillen discusses his book "2030: How Today's Biggest Trends Will Collide and Reshape the Future of Everything” with Maryland Smith Research Professor Kislaya Prasad in an April 13 virtual event.

Released: 12-Apr-2021 9:00 AM EDT
AI and Sustainability: Will AI Save Our Planet?
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

At an increasing pace, artificial intelligence technologies are taking the driver’s seat in global business, consumer engagement, military operations, health, and public institutions. What are the implications of AI for sustainability? Can/will AI (as part of innovation/digitalization) save our planet?

Released: 7-Apr-2021 10:05 AM EDT
Underwood to be 2021 Penn Nursing Commencement Speaker
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

US Congresswoman Lauren Underwood, who serves Illinois’ 14th Congressional District, will be the 2021 Penn Nursing commencement speaker. The ceremony, which will be virtual due to the continuing pandemic, will take place on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 3:00 PM EST. Underwood is the first woman, the first person of color, and the first millennial to represent her community in Congress. She is also the youngest African American woman to serve in the United States House of Representatives.

Released: 29-Mar-2021 2:10 PM EDT
AI Leadership for Healthcare: Virtual Information Sessions Set for March 31, April 12
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Maryland Smith’s Office of Executive Education will detail in depth a one-of-a-kind professional certificate program is designed for healthcare administrators, clinical and hospital professionals, consultants and other professionals to effectively lead the future of AI-enabled healthcare.

Released: 29-Mar-2021 12:40 PM EDT
Public voting now open to select winners of the Morgridge Ethics Cartooning Competition
Morgridge Institute for Research

The Morgridge Institute for Research launched the fourth annual Ethics Cartooning Competition, and public voting is now open to select the winners out of 17 semi-finalists.

Released: 24-Mar-2021 4:05 AM EDT
Lecture by Nobel laureate Richard Henderson "Molecular structures in biology: from hemoglobin to the ribosome."
Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

The online event is held as a part of the online educational conference "Genes & Genomes" held by the School of Biological and Medical Physics on March, 24-25. Sir Professor Richard Henderson will give an online lecture at 2 p.m. (GMT+3).

Released: 22-Mar-2021 12:45 PM EDT
Women Know Global: Closing the Gender Gap in the Global Economy
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Panel discussion to draw insights from women leaders of global organizations noted for driving change, influencing policy, and creating programs to close the gender gap and support women in the workforce.

Newswise: UIC Urban Forum to address wealth gap, equity concerns
Released: 19-Mar-2021 2:15 PM EDT
UIC Urban Forum to address wealth gap, equity concerns
University of Illinois at Chicago

New York Times best-selling author Heather McGhee to deliver keynote for virtual event April 14

Released: 17-Mar-2021 11:45 AM EDT
An Inside Look at Healthcare Worker Burnout and Compassion Fatigue
Palo Alto University

A physician who has recovered from burnout and is now working to help other physicians develop resiliency, the Co-Director of the Early Trama Intervention Research Lab and a counseling psychologist with expertise in Compassion Fatigue take an inside look at the complex issue of health care worker burnout, the culture in which it exists and potential solutions.

Released: 15-Mar-2021 10:45 AM EDT
A National Conversation: Should COVID Vaccines be Mandatory on College Campuses?
University of Miami Health System, Miller School of Medicine

Please join us for a national conversation on the ethical considerations regarding COVID-19 vaccination programs on college campuses and at academic medical centers. Wednesday, March 17, 6:30-7:30pm ET.

Released: 25-Feb-2021 8:05 AM EST
Business Leader Insights, Virtual Networking on Tap for Maryland Smith’s Women Inspire
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Women business leaders -- Deloitte’s Wendy Sanhai and Route One Apparel’s Ali von Paris -- will share insights via a panel discussion followed by participants engaging in virtual networking, as the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business hosts "Women Inspire," via Zoom, on March 4.

Released: 24-Feb-2021 5:45 PM EST
SHRO Professor to Discuss Russia's COVID-19 Vaccine in Virtual Event with Columbia University Harriman Institute
Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO)

The panel of experts will discuss recent trials that have demonstrated efficacy for the vaccine, despite an early release in August 2020 which was met with skepticism by the international community.

Newswise: Evenings of Nonconventional Wisdom Series to Showcase Expertise of Campus Community
Released: 16-Feb-2021 9:05 PM EST
Evenings of Nonconventional Wisdom Series to Showcase Expertise of Campus Community
University of California San Diego

As part of the yearlong celebration of its 60th anniversary, the University of California San Diego will showcase the expertise of its award-winning faculty and acclaimed researchers with a virtual event series entitled Evenings of Nonconventional Wisdom.

Released: 15-Feb-2021 2:35 PM EST
3rd Annual Penn Nursing Story Slam (VIRTUAL)
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Nurse storytellers will share their true, personal, stories – virtually – about their nursing experiences and insights. The stories are grounded in the context of the event theme: stepping up.

Released: 15-Feb-2021 11:10 AM EST
Experts to Discuss the Impact of Finance on Society
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Academics William N. Goetzmann (Yale) and Russell Wermers (University of Maryland) will explore the past, present and future of financial technologies and institutions affecting society in “Does Money Change Everything,” a free, Feb. 17 webinar hosted by Maryland Smith.

Released: 10-Feb-2021 9:05 PM EST
How D.C.-Maryland Restaurants are Adapting to COVID
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Washington Post Food Columnist Tim Carman moderates a panel discussion by restaurateurs on how they have survived the COVID-19 pandemic.

Newswise: University of Redlands selected to participate in California’s Climate Action Corps
Released: 10-Feb-2021 2:35 PM EST
University of Redlands selected to participate in California’s Climate Action Corps
University of Redlands

California Gov. Gavin Newsom recently announced that the University of Redlands, along with several other organizations, will participate in the state’s newest program to battle the devastating effects of climate change.

Released: 8-Feb-2021 8:55 AM EST
UMD Experts to Explore Climate Change Policy Implications for Financial Risk Managers
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Experts Clifford Rossi and Leon Clarke at the University of Maryland lead a discussion on “Cracking the Code on Climate Change Economic Scenarios: Issues in Translating Physical to Financial Risks.”

Released: 22-Jan-2021 8:55 AM EST
Free Retail Management Series from Maryland Smith Begins Jan. 27
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Professor of Marketing Jie Zhang at Maryland Smith delivers a free, three-part online series for retail management professionals. It's part of the broader Maryland Business: Rebooted initiative in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Newswise: NeuroReality™: The Future of Telepresence
Released: 21-Jan-2021 11:00 AM EST
NeuroReality™: The Future of Telepresence
Case Western Reserve University

Dustin Tyler, Founder of Human Fusions Institute at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and Shelly Palmer, CEO of The Palmer Group, discuss Human Fusions Institute, NeuroReality™, and the future of human-tech relationships in a virtual meeting.

Released: 13-Jan-2021 3:20 PM EST
UBS Quant Insight Series Examines Stock Market-Economy Disconnect
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Maryland Smith-hosted event on Jan. 18 features Gerald Garvey, head of Asia-Pacific Research and co-head of Global Research Blackrock Systematic Active Equity.

Released: 12-Jan-2021 8:40 AM EST
OECD and CSIS Experts to Discuss Global Trade in the New Year
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Maryland Smith hosts global trade experts for a discussion on how the post-Covid environment, the Biden Administration and other factors will impact global trade in 2021.

Released: 5-Jan-2021 11:10 AM EST
Just A Taste: The Great Pennsylvania Cooking Show
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Harrisburg University Presents will host a live virtual cooking show featuring four renowned Pennsylvania chefs and celebrity chef, Roy Choi, to benefit hospitality employees across the state adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic at 7 p.m. on Jan. 26

Released: 4-Jan-2021 12:25 PM EST
Johns Hopkins to Hold Panel Discussion on COVID-19 Vaccine: From Discovery to Delivery
Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and the Hopkins Business of Health Initiative on January 25, 2021, will present a panel discussion on the COVID-19 vaccine from discovery to manufacturing to delivery.

Newswise: First M.F.A. program kicks off Dec. 30
Released: 18-Dec-2020 11:15 AM EST
First M.F.A. program kicks off Dec. 30
Cornell College

COVID-19 isn’t stopping Cornell College’s first graduate program from kicking off online at the end of December. The program features emerging writers who will inspire students and the community.

Released: 9-Dec-2020 10:35 AM EST
Modernizing Financial Data the Focus of Dec. 15 Webinar Hosted by Maryland Smith
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Experts representing academia and industry will discuss the prospect for improving standards and adopting new technologies to address weaknesses in the financial data that banks, regulators and the public depend on to evaluate financial risks

Newswise: 'Examining the Higher Education Response to the COVID19 Pandemic'
Released: 8-Dec-2020 2:35 PM EST
'Examining the Higher Education Response to the COVID19 Pandemic'
University of Redlands

“Examining the Higher Education Response to the COVID19 Pandemic” to feature Hall Network Director and Faculty Fellows discussing their project to examine higher education’s response to the COVID19 pandemic. Their project examines the impact on students, how institutions have responded, and the fiscal and operational shifts caused by the global pandemic of 2020.

Released: 4-Dec-2020 9:00 AM EST
Conference on Corporations and Democracy
Stanford Graduate School of Business

Corporations do not vote in elections, but their impact on democratic societies is immense.

Released: 1-Dec-2020 2:05 PM EST
The Future of Internet Freedom: Policy, Technology, and Emerging Threats
American University

A virtual panel at American University will discuss the future of Internet freedom.

Released: 30-Nov-2020 3:05 PM EST
Webinar: Artificial Intelligence, Firm Growth and Industry Concentration
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Research into the positive effects of artificial intelligence on firms will be discussed in a Dec. 2 webinar hosted by the Center for Financial Policy at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.

Released: 19-Nov-2020 2:35 PM EST
Wayne State University and Karmanos Cancer Institute to host two-day symposium focused on advancing health equity and the impact of COVID-19
Wayne State University Division of Research

Wayne State University and the Karmanos Cancer Institute will host the “Community-Engaged Research Symposium to Advance Health Equity: The Impact of Coronavirus Now and in the Future,” on Dec. 1 and 2. The virtual symposium is free and open to the public.

Newswise: The Gallatin Galleries’ “Far Away, So Close” Captures Intimacy in the Age of the Virtual: December 2, 2020 – January 20, 2021
Released: 12-Nov-2020 9:40 AM EST
The Gallatin Galleries’ “Far Away, So Close” Captures Intimacy in the Age of the Virtual: December 2, 2020 – January 20, 2021
New York University

The Gallatin Galleries will present “Far Away, So Close,” a multi-media installation featuring the works of more than a dozen artists that ponder and depict how technology has transformed the ways we realize intimacy, especially in a time of social distancing.

Newswise: 80th birthday celebration to honour Nobel Prize-winning author J.M. Coetzee
Released: 30-Oct-2020 8:30 AM EDT
80th birthday celebration to honour Nobel Prize-winning author J.M. Coetzee
University of Adelaide

The University of Adelaide will proudly honour the life and work of distinguished author J.M. Coetzee in a ceremony to celebrate his 80th birthday.

Released: 29-Oct-2020 10:35 AM EDT
With Vilnius off, IPhO 2020 reemerges as distributed olympiad
Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

Instead of the IPhO 2020 that was supposed to take place this summer in Vilnius, Lithuania, MIPT will be organizing the 2020 International distributed Physics Olympiad Dec. 7-15. Countries are welcome to create national teams and register for the olympiad before Nov. 8.

Released: 29-Oct-2020 8:35 AM EDT
Webinar: Carbon Transition Risk
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

UBS Quant Insight Series 2020, co-hosted by Maryland Smith, continues with a focus on climate change as a risk-management issue for investors.

Newswise: Materials Day showcases materials research innovation at Penn State
Released: 28-Oct-2020 1:55 PM EDT
Materials Day showcases materials research innovation at Penn State
Penn State Materials Research Institute

The annual Materials Day, presented by the Penn State Materials Research Institute (MRI), will be held virtually on Nov. 10 and 11. This year's event will be highlighted by the theme “The Convergence of Materials and Life.” The event is free and open to the public.

Newswise: Technology students show their Ingenuity online
Released: 26-Oct-2020 8:30 AM EDT
Technology students show their Ingenuity online
University of Adelaide

An underground search and rescue robot, a lunar habitat, and an automated system for topping up wine barrels are among the more than 250 innovative future technology projects being showcased in this year’s Ingenuity 2020 expo at the University of Adelaide, online from Tuesday 27 October.

Released: 22-Oct-2020 11:00 AM EDT
Webinar: Global Supply Chain Exposure and Vulnerability to Increasing Climate Extremes
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Experts on climate change and supply chain risk at the University of Maryland will discuss their research into global supply chains’ exposure and vulnerability to increasing climate extremes.

Released: 22-Oct-2020 9:50 AM EDT
Rutgers Jewish Film Festival Goes Virtual, November 8–22
Rutgers University-New Brunswick

The 21st annual Rutgers Jewish Film Festival features a curated slate of award-winning dramatic and documentary films from Israel, the United States, and Germany that explore and illuminate Jewish history, culture, and identity. This year's festival vill be virtual. Many films will also include a Q&A component with filmmakers, scholars, and special guests on the Zoom platform.

Newswise: Nobel Laureate Paul Romer on Loss and Course Corrections—Virtual Lecture, Oct. 27
Released: 22-Oct-2020 8:00 AM EDT
Nobel Laureate Paul Romer on Loss and Course Corrections—Virtual Lecture, Oct. 27
New York University

Nobel Laureate Paul Romer will deliver a virtual lecture, “Progress Is Possible...If We Are Willing and Able to Make Course Corrections,” on Tues., Oct. 27.

Released: 21-Oct-2020 9:35 AM EDT
“Race and the 2020 Presidential Election”: A Diversity Discussion Featuring New York Times Correspondents, Oct. 27
New York University

NYU's Carter Journalism Institute will host “Race and the 2020 Presidential Election,” a virtual event featuring a diverse panel of New York Times correspondents, on Tues., Oct. 27.

Released: 19-Oct-2020 8:40 AM EDT
Webinar: Pricing Climate Change Risk in the Markets at 9 a.m. Oct. 20
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Maryland Smith's Center for Financial Policy hosts a discussion of an NBR working paper on pricing climate change risk in markets.

Released: 13-Oct-2020 11:50 AM EDT
Virtual Media Briefing: American University Experts Discuss Extremism During the 2020 Elections
American University

American University Experts Discuss Extremism During the 2020 Elections

Newswise: With Affordable Care Act’s future in the balance, U-M holds 10th anniversary discussion with national experts
Released: 12-Oct-2020 11:40 AM EDT
With Affordable Care Act’s future in the balance, U-M holds 10th anniversary discussion with national experts
Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

A free online event featuring health policy experts will explore the past, present and future of the Affordable Care Act

Released: 8-Oct-2020 2:05 PM EDT
A Virtual Conversation on Clean Air and Climate Change with Mary Nichols, Chair of the California Air Resources Board
American University

The Center for Environmental Policy at American University and the American Lung Association will co-host a virtual discussion with Mary Nichols, Chair of the California Air Resources Board (CARB).

Released: 8-Oct-2020 12:50 PM EDT
Webinar: The Pandemic and the Aviation Industry
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Experts discuss impacts of the global coronavirus pandemic on air transportation, in an FAA-supported NEXTOR-III webinar.

Released: 7-Oct-2020 11:45 AM EDT
American University Welcomes Dr. Anthony Fauci to Family Week
American University

Dr. Anthony Fauci discusses COVID-19 in wide-ranging conversation with American University President Sylvia Burwell.

Newswise: Mount Sinai Health System, Healthcare Association of New York State and Hospital Innovation and Lean Network of New York to Host Conference: “Lean and Innovation in a COVID-19 World”
Released: 7-Oct-2020 10:10 AM EDT
Mount Sinai Health System, Healthcare Association of New York State and Hospital Innovation and Lean Network of New York to Host Conference: “Lean and Innovation in a COVID-19 World”
Mount Sinai Health System

Virtual conference will highlight Lean innovations that have helped healthcare organizations plan for, manage and mitigate many aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic

Newswise: Graduate students gather virtually for summer school at PPPL
Released: 5-Oct-2020 3:45 PM EDT
Graduate students gather virtually for summer school at PPPL
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

Students attending the third annual graduate summer school at PPPL gathered virtually, due to travel restrictions, to get a broad overview of the field of plasma physics.


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