Carnegie Corporation of New York

Type: Organization
Name: Carnegie Corporation of New York
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Special report: Gun wars in America

Twenty months after the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the debate about guns has raged on. News21 , a journalism program of the Carnegie Corporation of New York and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, has tackled the issue.Students ... [Published Sacramento Bee - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Cornette Library to Host Third Session in Literary Reflections Series

COPY BY: Rana McDonald, 806-651-2129, [email protected] CANYON, Texas-Cornette Library at West Texas A&M University will host the third session of its Let's Talk About It: Muslim Journeys-Literary Reflections series with a discussion on Snow by Orhan ... [Published Noodls - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Pandor on US charm offensive

Naledi Pandor aims to improve cooperation between SA and US science and technology entities.SA's science and technology ministry will look to strengthen ties with the US in a bid to boost local science, technology and innovation initiatives. This is according ... [Published IT Web - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Lebanon: The War Follows Them: Syrian University Students & Scholars in Lebanon

Source: University of CaliforniaCountry: Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic The crisis in Syria continues to have a devastating impact on professors, university students, and the education sector, not only in Syria but also in the neighboring countries ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 28 2014]
Entities: Lebanon, Syrians, War
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Providence wins $3M grant to create new high schools

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Providence has won a $3-million private grant to create two small high schools as part of an effort to make “dramatic changes” in a district plagued by poor performance.Up to 450 students will be eligible to attend each school ... [Published WPRI - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Reading and Discussion Series at KCL

KINGSTON —Kingston Community Library received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA) to host another five-part reading and discussion series titled “Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys ... [Published Carriage Towne News - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

University of Ghana receives funding for PhD training

The University of Ghana (UG) has won a new grant of USD650,000 to support PhD training.The UG Accelerated PhD Training (UG-ATP) is a project which seeks to ensure that the University of Ghana becomes a hub for an African regional doctoral training, drawing ... [Published Graphic Ghana - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Delegate Landes Appointed to the Education Commission of the States

RICHMOND, Va. (WHSV) – “Steve’s experience as a legislator and Chairman of the House Committee on Education have allowed him to become one of Virginia’s leading experts on K-12 education issues,” said Howell. “He is known for thoughtfully and deliberately ... [Published WHSV - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Prince George’s schools receives $3 million grant

By ,Prince George’s County will open two high schools in 2015 that are specifically designed to help recent immigrant students and second-generation students who are struggling academically to adapt, school system officials say.Schools chief executive ... [Published Washington Post - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Sethna Honored as Carnegie Great Immigrant

UWG President Emeritus One of 41 HonoreesCARROLLTON, GA – The Carnegie Corporation of New York has recognized Dr. Beheruz N. Sethna, president emeritus at the University of West Georgia, for his contributions to the United States in the annual tribute ... [Published The Times-Herald - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Great Immigrants--The Pride of America: Celebrate July 4th with Stories of Immigrants Who Make America Strong

Great Immigrants -- The Pride of America: Celebrate July 4th with Stories of Immigrants Who Make America Strong. Carnegie Corporation of New York, founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1911, salutes naturalized citizens with public service ad and tribute ...NEW ... [Published PR Newswire - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

inBloom to 'Wind Down'

Iwan Streichenberger, the CEO of inBloom, announced today that he will "wind down" the nonprofit data integration and content search service. inBloom launched in February 2013 with $100 million in funding (from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and ... [Published T.H.E. Journal - Apr 22 2014]

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"The decisive defeat of poverty, inequality and unemployment require concerted investments in knowledge and innovation. Science and technology partnerships with international partners such as the United States have an important role to play in this regard, and promoting such cooperation is the objective of my visit" Pandor said
...Their rationale might be, "Someone once invested in me and that helped me succeed, so I want to do the same for others." Others perceive it as a philanthropic investment that is likely to have a significant long-term return on investment, given that large universities tend...
Commenting on her intensive programme of engagements, Minister Pandor said "Science and technology is at the heart of South Africa's National Development Plan and should also be a key element of regional growth and development strategies for Africa."
"We look forward to welcoming 16 new African postdoctoral fellows and 4 research management fellows to Cambridge over the next few months. CAPREx is proving to be extremely beneficial for both African and Cambridge research, and the CAPREx partners wish to express their sincere appreciation to all their sponsors for their generous and visionary support."

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Special report: Gun wars in America [Published Sacramento Bee - Aug 18 2014]
Kate Murphy '14 capitalizes on News21 journalis... [Published Elon University - Aug 18 2014]
Cornette Library to Host Third Session in Liter... [Published Noodls - Aug 14 2014]
Afghan Narcotrafficking: Bringing U.S.-Russia C... [Published EastWest Institute - Aug 07 2014]
Pandor on US charm offensive [Published IT Web - Aug 06 2014]
[Newsmaker] Paul Connolly, Director, Philanthro... [Published Philanthropy News Digest - Aug 05 2014]
Minister Naledi Pandor on science, technology a... [Published South African Government - Aug 05 2014]
Q & A w/ Juan Cole on “The New Arabs”: If Elder... [Published Informed Comment - Aug 05 2014]
Letter regarding the final report of the Instit... [Published MIT News feed - Aug 04 2014]
AWARD-WINNING NEWS PRODUCER SARA JUST NAMED NEW... [Published PBS - Jul 31 2014]
Building a brighter future for African researchers [Published SciDev.Net - Jul 30 2014]
Cambridge-Africa partnership building on its su... [Published University of Cambridge - Jul 30 2014]
Lebanon: The War Follows Them: Syrian Universit... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 28 2014]
Israel & Palestine both Need to Root out the Hate [Published Informed Comment - Jul 28 2014]
Providence wins $3M grant to create new high sc... [Published WPRI - Jul 25 2014]
Carnegie awards Providence $3M to create innova... [Published Providence Business News - Jul 24 2014]
Reading and Discussion Series at KCL [Published Carriage Towne News - Jul 24 2014]
University of Ghana receives funding for PhD tr... [Published Graphic Ghana - Jul 24 2014]
Nominate your favorite librarian for the 2014 I... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 22 2014]
Delegate Landes Appointed to the Education Comm... [Published WHSV - Jul 21 2014]
War yields ‘lost generation’ of college-age Syr... [Published Davis Enterprise - Jul 17 2014]
New CFR InfoGuide Explores Islam's Sunni-Shia D... [Published Council On Foreign Relations - Jul 16 2014]
Prince George’s schools receives $3 million grant [Published Washington Post - Jul 15 2014]
Sethna Honored as Carnegie Great Immigrant [Published The Times-Herald - Jul 13 2014]
Making Higher Education Work: Key Resources [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 07 2014]
Great Immigrants--The Pride of America: Celebra... [Published PR Newswire - Jul 02 2014]
"The Goldfinch," "The Bully Pulpit" win 2014 An... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Jun 29 2014]
WETA and MacNeil/Lehrer Productions Announce Pl... [Published PBS - Jun 18 2014]
Why Washington must try harder to understand th... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 11 2014]
Reconciliation between Judaism and Islam is Pos... [Published Informed Comment - May 30 2014]
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Q & A w/ Juan Cole on “The New Arabs”: If Elder... [Published Informed Comment - Aug 05 2014]
by *JOSEPH RICHARD PREVILLE and JULIE POUCHER HARBIN for ISLAMiCommentary Column »By the Book “Many Palestinians see the Israelis as aggressive colonizers of Palestinian land and resources or as jailers; many Israelis see the Palestinians as irrational, ...
Letter regarding the final report of the Instit... [Published MIT News feed - Aug 04 2014]
The following email was sent today to the MIT community by President L. Rafael Reif. To the members of the MIT community: I write to share the final report of the Institute-wide Task Force on the Future of MIT Education. It is the product of 18 ...
Lebanon: The War Follows Them: Syrian Universit... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 28 2014]
Source: University of CaliforniaCountry: Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic The crisis in Syria continues to have a devastating impact on professors, university students, and the education sector, not only in Syria but also in the neighboring countries ...
Israel & Palestine both Need to Root out the Hate [Published Informed Comment - Jul 28 2014]
By Yakir Englander via ISLAMiCommentary Yakir Englander Serious illness calls for first aid, then sometimes surgery, followed by healing the source of the disease. If you ask which is most important, I’d say you can’t have one without the other. Without ...
"The Goldfinch," "The Bully Pulpit" win 2014 An... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Jun 29 2014]
LAS VEGAS, June 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Library Association (ALA) is pleased to announce this year's recipients of the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction, funded through a grant from Carnegie Corporation ...
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Carnegie Corporation of New York Honors Higher ... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 09 2013]
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