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EXHIBITOR Magazine has been named a finalist for a record 13 national ASBPE Awards, presented by the American Society of Business Publication Editors. One of the most competitive award programs for trade media, the Azbees highlight editorial, online, and design excellence within magazines, ...
To say 2018 has been full of egregious comments and outlandish actions would be an understatement, but we should be used to it by now. Shouldn't we? The images of mass shootings, police brutality and natural disasters have flooded our screens for the past several months. Some people say they are ...

Michigan's 2018 infrastructure report card is in, and the state is getting a poor and at risk grade. The American Society of Civil Engineers says the state's roads, bridges, water systems and other infrastructure is at a D+. The ASCE says Michigan has more than 1,200 structurally deficient bridges. The group ...
NYS Senator Jose Peralta and the Dominico-American Society of Queens (DAS) hosted the Dominican Heritage Month at La Boom, in Woodside. The celebration included live performances by Frankie Fernandez, La Mezcla, Ballet Mestizo and Grupo Recogi2. Peralta and DAS honored the work and ...
DETROIT - The Michigan Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers rated Michigan's infrastructure an average of D+. In the 2018 Report Card for Michigan's Infrastructure released Tuesday, the highest grade Michigan received was a C+ for solid waste, while the lowest grades were a D- for roads ...
On Feb. 14, 2018, a mass shooting occurred at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Seventeen people died and fourteen were wounded. The name of the shooter is easy to find, plastered over papers worldwide. The names of the victims- harder so. Alyssa Alhadeff, Scott Beigel, ...

On March 1, Wesleyan will host the Veritas Forum featuring a discussion between Michael Wear, previously Faith Outreach Director of the Obama Administration, and President Michael Roth. Professor of Government Mary Alice Haddad will moderate. The event, titled, “The Trouble with Freedom: A ...
He holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering with distinction and master's degree in theoretical and applied mechanics from Cornell University as well as a master's degree in business administration degree from the University of Washington. Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers ...
Don't tell me it's a gun control issue. Don't attempt to even hint that it's the NRA or Trump that is causing this. This is a mental health issue that is not being addressed in America. We all had bullies in school, we had “weird” kids but they didn't gun down other students. This is directly related to a combination ...
The 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting, held December 9–12, drew approximately 25,000 hematology professionals to Atlanta. We review below sessions on Hodgkin's lymphoma, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, venous thromboembolism, hemophilia, sickle cell disease, and chronic lymphocytic ...
The incorporation of militarism into American society is staggering. From the onset of the post-war era, civilian life was forever transformed and molded to meet the growing demands of the military industrial complex. Its take over was systematic yet subtle, hidden behind the veil of democracy and American ...
The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has named Eric Rodli as executive director, effective immediately. In his new role, Rodli will be responsible for driving initiatives that uphold the mission of the organization - to advance the art and science of cinematography - and creating a supportive ...
The event, organized by eight engineering faculty members, will feature appearances by Board of Trustees member Nicole Stott (DB '87), an artist and retired astronaut; Dr. Donna Riley; Kamyar Haghighi, Head of the School of Engineering Education at Purdue University; Embry-Riddle President P. Barry ...
Plato's “Republic” is set in a seaside courtyard down at the port of Piraeus. There, in the shade of an olive tree and against the lapping of an Athenian breeze, are sat Plato's dramatis personae. Presiding at this conversation, aside from the famed philosopher and such Mediterranean amenities as the shade, ...
In his new role, Rodli will be responsible for driving initiatives that uphold the mission of the organization – to advance the art and science of cinematography – and creating a supportive community for its members. The ASC, which was founded in 1919, has 340 members. ASC membership is by invitation ...
Kristina Swallow, P.E., ENV SP, F. ASCE, 2018 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) national president, will visit Saint Martin's University on Friday, Feb. 16, to speak at the University's Engineering Awareness Day events and at the 2018 Engineering Banquet, which are part of the University's ...
ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE American:RNN), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing next generation therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, announced today that it will present preliminary clinical data from the Phase 2a ...

The well-respected American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has issued its first ever mesothelioma guideline, addressing all aspects of clinical management of the rare asbestos-related form of cancer. ASCO was first formed in 1964 and today has over 40,000 members representing physicians ...
Credit: Pippa Buchanan, FlickrCC People often promote biking as a great way to get some exercise, see the scenery and even get to work or the store. The benefits run a bit deeper than relaxation though. There are more significant differences between cars and bikes than just the existence of a gas tank, ...
For those who champion life in all its forms and who work tirelessly to protect the future of the unborn, today marks a sad anniversary in American society. It is exactly 45 years since the handing down of Roe v. Wade, the landmark Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion in this country. Since 1973 ...
Sung-Hee “Sonny” Kim is one of three University of Georgia College of Engineering faculty members to be elected as a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Kim, who is going on his third year as an associate professor at UGA, said he appreciates this recognition. “It is not easy to be named an ...
The presentation will be made at the 32nd annual ASC Awards for Outstanding Achievement on Feb. 17 at Hollywood & Highland's Ray Dolby Ballroom. The ASC Board of Governors Award is given to individuals in the industry whose body of work has made “significant and indelible contributions to cinema ...
Director Zach Centers is no stranger to gut-punching theater, and I still have flashes of PTSD four years after he brought "August, Osage County" to Forest Grove, but he and his cast find in Carnage a much less painful way to celebrate the savage potential of urbane American society. The plot is secondary ...
A record number of Americans say they are dissatisfied with the position of women in U.S. society. Recently released nationwide Gallup polling found 37 percent of respondents say they are "very or "somewhat" dissatisfied with the position of women in the nation. That number marked the highest rate on ...
Florida Tech to Host 2019 American Society of Civil Engineers National Concrete Canoe Competition ... BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA — Florida Institute of Technology will be in the civil engineering spotlight in 2019 after the American Society of Civil Engineers named the university host ...
The American Society of Cinematographers announced the nominees for its February award ceremony honoring some of the best and brightest currently working in the field. There are a lot of takeaways from this laundry list of talented cinematographers, but the sci-fi, fantasy, supernatural, and comic book ...
Mudbound cinematographer Rachel Morrison has become the first woman to be nominated in the feature category of the American Society of Cinematographers Outstanding Achievement Awards, which will be held for the 32nd time on Feb. 17 at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland.
Vladimir Putin began his career in politics when the tribe of ninja Inuit who raised him fell under attack by Islamic radicals. He had lived with the tribe of Inuit since he had been washed up on the shore of the Arctic Ocean and then weaned by a wolf. Did the preceding story seem a bit off to you? Perhaps, you ...
Members of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials and the U.S. Society on Dams carried out an independent investigation into the human and technical problems that caused the crisis at California's Oroville Dam. The experts issued their report Friday. Both spillways at the half-century-old Oroville ...
It's not as if fake news in America came into existence alongside the tide known as the Trump presidency—the hucksters, foreign propagandists, conspiracy theorists, and fabricators have always been here—but if ever there was a year when purposefully misleading or false stories hit their stride, 2017 might ...
The American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin, at its 32nd annual convention, honored several individuals with awards. Seen here (from left), along with ASEI's Indian American president Rakesh Patel (third from left), are award recipients Hari Bindal, Aaron Ghumman, Mamatha Chamarthi, Bhushan ...
The Italian American Society of Marco Island recently held a drive for new sneakers, shoes and socks for the Laces of Love Charitable Foundation ... The Italian American Society of Marco Island meets at 7 p.m., the first Wednesday of each month, November through April, at MIHS Rose History Auditorium.
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) is the largest hematology organization in the world, with more than 17,000 members hailing from almost 100 countries. “I am honored to serve as ASH president,“ said Thompson, who is also associate director of Equity and Minority Health at the Robert H. Lurie ...
On the heels of congressional Republicans pushing through a tax plan that experts warn will further exacerbate rampant inequality across the United States, a dozen charts from the Economic Policy Institute on Thursday reveal how vast inequities "permeate all areas of American society," from stagnant ...
We are a nation of immigrants of the past and present. Immigrants contribute significantly to the American economy. Based on a report from New American Economy, in 2016, 40.2 percent of Fortune 500 companies have been founded by immigrants or their children. These firms generate $4.8 trillion in ...
When The New York Times unleashed its meticulously reported story in the first week of October about the serial sexual predations of movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, there was every reason to believe that the story would be an isolated one, that what had apparently been long whispered about in the upper ...
This year in Fort Worth, American Society of Animal Science Southern Section student competitions took the form of "3-minute theses." Presentations were limited to three minutes with one static (no animation) PowerPoint slide. During the allotted time, the student had to convey the significance, ...
Robert Reich: American Society Is Fundamentally Broken. We've lost all sense of the common good. Here's how we get it back. By Robert Reich / RobertReich.org. February 23, 2018, 5:27 AM GMT. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Google+ Share to More Share to Email. Print.
If I had to choose one word to describe the American people these days, it would be “angry.” Twice in the past week, rage ruled public meetings in two different local communities, and we have seen other instances in other communities throughout the year. I've noticed an uptick in our letter-writers criticizing ...
The Scottish American Society of the Quad Cities announces the annual Robert Burns' Dinner and Celebration on Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Isle Hotel Casino and Conference Center, Bettendorf. The social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m., with dinner at 7 p.m. The price of the dinner includes all activities. Dinner ...
So says the evidence in a new statement from the American Society of ... up to two for men), the American Society of Clinical Oncology noted ...
Noah Ichite, a student in the Marshall University College of Health Professions, presented his research at the 33rd American Society for ...
MADISON -- This story has a dateline of Madison, but Ralph Middlecamp will be traveling throughout the United States and the world in his new ...
ENID — The American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors has issued an urgent public alert regarding the dangers posed by drugs ...
In July, an official from the rival group wrote on an online message board that the Des Plaines-based American Society of Home Inspectors ...
Author Carole Boston Weatherford projects an illustration by her son, Jeffery Boston Weatherford, of a black aviator from her book "You Can Fly: ...
People demonstrate outside the White House in Washington on July 8, 2016 against the nationwide police shootings of African- Americans ...
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Mitch Tuinstra, scientific director of Purdue University's Institute for Plant Sciences, has been named a fellow of the ...
The American Society for Reproductive Medicine delivered email warnings to its members regarding a recently-surfaced imposter website, ...
In courtesy of the Mary B. Martin School of the Arts,”Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four” was screened Oct. 23 in the D.P. ...


 

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