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The International Communication Association is the largest international academic association for scholars interested in the study, teaching and application of all aspects of human and mediated communication. Hugh Downs School Assistant Professor Heewon Kim Download Full Image. Her paper is titled ...
Thanks to a grant from the National Science Foundation, Wade Goodridge, assistant professor of engineering education at USU, seeks to assess the spatial ability of 200 blind students, ages 12 to 20, before allowing them to participate in an engineering curriculum designed specifically for the study.

In 2010, Arizona State University Associate Professor Bertha ManninenBertha Manninen serves as an associate professor of philosophy in the School of Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies, an academic unit of ASU's New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences. wrote an article on the topic of ...
An assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at the University of Virginia with an appointment in mechanical and aerospace engineering, he studies biomechanics and human movement to improve the lives of people who are disabled. When he is not in his lab working with patients and graduate students, ...
"This university has a history of innovation in taking on new challenges," DiStefano said, "Our Academic Futures initiative that we are delving into today is a ... Panelists included Alexis Templeton, associate professor of Geological Sciences; Sarah Krakoff, law professor; and Orrie Gartner, director of IT ...

The University of Pennsylvania Law School made the right decision in demoting a white law professor who falsely said in a video that Black students seldom graduated high in their class. The school has taken a step in the right direction, but should go further and remove the professor entirely from the ...
Growing interest in the site suggests that there is still an academic appetite for a public blacklist of predatory journals, says the site manager, who identified themseves as a senior research assistant in the hard sciences at a European institution. The site's keeper corresponded with Nature by e-mail and ...
"Professor Wax enjoys the same status as every other tenured colleague here: (H)er job, salary, seniority, and opportunity to teach a full load of courses remains secure. She is scheduled to teach a full course load in the next academic year." CNN tried to contact Wax for comment but hasn't been able to ...
David S. Wyman, who in a forceful, exhaustively documented 1984 book argued that the United States willfully failed to act to save Jews from the Holocaust. died on Wednesday at his home in Amherst, Mass. He was 89. His death was announced by Rafael Medoff, the founding director of the David S.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., March 14, 2018 -- Internationally recognized New Testament scholar Amy-Jill Levine will be the featured speaker in a series of events at Drury on April ... Levine is University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies at the Vanderbilt Divinity School and College of Arts and Sciences in Nashville.
Stephen Hawking, the world-famous physicist who deepened our understanding of the universe while proving that any disability could be overcome, has died, a spokesman for his family confirmed Wednesday. He was 76. His three children Lucy, Robert and Tim, said in a statement, "We will miss him ...
Writing in Times Higher Education in 2015, Dennis Tourish, professor of leadership and organisation studies at Royal Holloway, University of London, said that many researchers felt "deep unease" about the guide, highlighting how much high-quality work was found outside "top journals" and arguing that ...
UConn doctor removed as dept. head following professor's death ... Dr. Bigazzi was a longtime professor at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. According ... That the department chair acted in such an irresponsible manner only compounds my distress over losing a fine professor so tragically.
Authorities in northern Illinois are investigating the death of the wife of a Nobel Prize winning chemistry professor whose body was found at a landfill hours after the couple were reported missing in Indiana. The Ogle County Sheriff's Office says in a news release that deputies found 80-year-old Sumire ...
Former University of Washington Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Irving Shain has died. He was 92. Shain, a noted scholar and mentor, published seminal research in the field of electrochemistry. Born on Jan. 2, 1926, in Seattle, Shain served in the Army during World War II and did his ...
Once hailed as a religious reformer by Western media outlets, Oxford University professor Tariq Ramadans career has been brought to a halt by his arrest in France over sexual assault accusations. The most recent allegation, the fourth so far, was made by a woman in Washington, DC on March 11.

Campus, News. Gabriel Piterberg, a university professor accused of sexual assault, will no longer be teaching at UCLA, the administration announced Monday. (Daily Bruin file photo) ...
As Assistant Professor and Program Chair at the Forbes School of Business and Technology at Ashford University--a fully online university--she developed the new Master of Information Systems Management degree program. Today, she's focused on giving students the hands-on experience and peer ...
LOIS CLERMONT/STAFF PHOTODr. Kim Richard Nossal (left), professor at the Centre for International and Defence Policy at Queen's University, talks with former Congressman Bill Owens at a recent address sponsored by SUNY Plattsburgh's Center for the Study of Canada and the Development ...
... at the university from 2007 to July 1, 2015. In September 2013, she established the unauthorized bank account. She withdrew large amounts of cash and paid personal expenses of herself and relatives, her plea says. The institute promotes academic research, community outreach and cultural exchange, ...
The death of John Igo, a beloved college professor who died last year, has sparked a bitter family feud over his estate, worth at least $1 million. Igo, an acclaimed author, poet and theater critic, taught for 47 years at San Antonio College. He left a rich personal legacy when he died in August 2016.
There's a branch of Christianity that promises a direct path to the good life. It is called by many names, but most often it is nicknamed the "prosperity gospel" for its bold central claim that God will give you your heart's desires: money in the bank, a healthy body, a thriving family, and boundless happiness.
Mzenga Wanyama, an associate professor of English at Augsburg University, has a month to make plans to return to his native Kenya or face deportation, immigration officials in St. Paul said Friday. Fearing that Wanyama might be detained during his Friday appointment at the local Immigration and ...
Karen Kelsky is founder and president of The Professor Is In , which offers advice and consulting services on the academic job search and on all aspects of the academic and postacademic career. She is a former tenured professor at two universities. Browse an archive of Kelsky's previous advice columns ...
College of Law professor Terry Smith's lawsuit, filed in a Chicago federal court on February 28, contends that university officials retaliated against him due to ... "Bullying is inconsistent with the values of our academic mission, professional ethics and DePaul's Vincentian tradition of respect for the dignity of ...
Marlis Douglas, a biology professor and the holder of the Brubaker Professorship of Life Sciences, recently received a first-place award from Integrated DNA Technologies Inc. for research she led on a new genomic method to accurately assess biodiversity in endangered fish. The award carries a $25,000 ...
Count University of Southern California communications professor Stacy Smith among the Oscar viewers surprised on Sunday night when best-actress winner Frances McDormand used the kicker of her barn-burning acceptance speech to introduce the viewing public to the phrase "inclusion rider.
Oklahoma State University professor Anna Zeide's presentation on the history of the canning industry brought together several broad topics. Zeide's presentation served as an introduction to her book "Canned: The Rise and Fall of Consumer Confidence in the American Food Industry," which is set to ...
Former Iowa student paints portrait for late professor ... CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) -- John Baskerville died almost three years ago, but the associate professor of history is not forgotten at the University of ... The melding of academic and artistic interests in her life is a little reminiscent of her old professor.
Edward S. Boyden, a member of MIT's McGovern Institute for Brain Research and the Media Lab, and an associate professor of brain and cognitive sciences and biological engineering at MIT, has been appointed the inaugural Y. Eva Tan Professor in Neurotechnology. The new professorship has been ...
Corien Bakermans is a Penn State Altoona professor whose study of arctic microbes is relevant to understanding the limits of life on earth and even on other planets. From the Austrian Alps to the Canadian Arctic -- as well as Spruce Creek, Pa., Bakermans has researched the genetics, physiology and ...
"It is an honor to be a Fulbright scholar and to be included on the list of distinguished Lenoir-Rhyne faculty who hold this distinction." Schreiber said. "This Fulbright award is due, in part, to the amazing support of scholarship that we have at Lenoir-Rhyne. I would like to thank my fellow colleagues and ...
A Georgia Athletic Association public health professor has recently obtained another award to add to his already substantial list. Jia-Sheng Wang was awarded the 2018 Translational Impact Award, which recognizes scientists for "recent outstanding clinical, environmental health or translational research" ...
David Caron, a prominent international law expert and Berkeley Law professor for 26 years, passed away on February 20 at the age of 65. A leading scholar, judge and arbitrator, Caron graduated from Berkeley Law in 1983. He served as a legal assistant at the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal in The ...
Saugatuck public schools and Zeeland Public schools were named Academic State Champs by Bridge Magazine. Bridge chose the champs based on student growth from third to eighth grade, using Stanford University's analysis of more than 500 public school districts in Michigan. The research was part ...
Matthew Vivyan, a Florida SouthWestern State College history professor, hoped Sofia Diaz's office visits would cease when the fall semester ended in December, and Diaz was no longer taking his class. Vivyan alleges that Diaz continued to come by his office and "escalated her harassment by focusing on ...
At many colleges, academic services such as tutoring or writing centers are in the corners of campuses, scarcely known or used by students. Recognizing this, in September Hampshire College, a liberal arts institution in Massachusetts, decided to centralize its academic support programs in the library, ...
Before our study, the evidence regarding academic in-group bias was scarce, with only one study finding academic in-group bias in law journals. ... gets roughly 80 Google Scholar citations, whereas papers written for that journal by non-Princeton researchers receive roughly 105 Google Scholar citations.
Erin Bartram is a visiting assistant professor of history who has been looking for a tenure-track position since she earned her Ph.D. in 2015. A few weeks ago, she ... A scholar of German literature, Schuman checked all the right professional boxes and still didn't get a tenure-track job. Like Bartram, she ...
Willinsky, the Khosla Family professor of education at Stanford, promotes open-access scholarly publishing and studies its effect on teaching and learning. He directs the Public Knowledge Project, which for 20 years has produced the leading open-source scholarly publishing platform used by open-access ...
Voorhees College Professor Dr. Bernard Moses recently presented his book, "Unchained," at the 2018 South Carolina Alliance of Black school educators winter conference. During the conference, Moses held sessions that empowered and educated educators on some of the best practices to use with K-12 ...
For the eighth straight year, Drew University Professor Patrick McGuinn is being recognized as a leading voice on national education policy. ... The annual list is created by Rick Hess, a blogger for Education Week and a resident scholar and director of education policy studies at the American Enterprise ...
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - A former Michigan State University professor and widely known robotics expert defrauded MSU and a non-profit institute in New York of hundreds of thousands of dollars, the FBI said in court records. Dr. Ning Xi is jailed pending a detention hearing Wednesday, Feb. 21, in U.S. District ...
Many faculty members focus their careers on teaching and research and don't even consider academic leadership. Even though my research mentor chose the life of an administrator, I cannot tell you that I had ever imagined myself doing so. In part, that is why I am writing this article: to open the eyes of ...
Standen came to NKU in 2013 after a long stint as a law school professor at Willamette University in Oregon. Willamette, a private school, declined to release Standen's personnel records there. Chase's results improved under Standen. Graduates passed the Kentucky bar exam at the highest rate among ...
Cheryl Heckler as her hair started to grow back following cancer treatment pictured with Jon Gambrell. BUTLER COUNTY. Cheryl Heckler, an acclaimed Miami University associate professor of journalism, has died after a battle with cancer. students, staff and many in the field of journalism were saddened ...
Leta Hong Fincher, a well-known independent scholar of China, has been researching and writing about the country's unmarried, educated, urban female population for years. The topic doesn't belong to Hong Fincher alone, and Chinese even has a special term for this group of women over about 25: ...
According to the charge sheet‚ Nyagura "recommended without the approval of the university council" that the wife of ousted Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe be awarded the degree. ZACC spokeswoman Phyllis Chikundura said the academic would appear in court on Saturday morning at about 10am.
Assistant Professor West notes the scale and sophistication of the disinformation operation is unlike anything researchers have seen before. He says she's been particularly shocked by the use of false personas, citing the example of "Jenna Abrams," whose Russia-linked account made headlines last year.


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