Georgetown University

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Name: Georgetown University
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Privacy Principles in the Era of Massive Data

—WHAT:A panel discussion, , and a keynote address by Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen of the Federal Trade Commission.WHEN:Tuesday, April 22, 2014WHERE:Georgetown University Law CenterHart Auditorium, McDonough Hall600 New Jersey Avenue, NWWashington, DC ... [Published Georgetown University - 5 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Major Colleges Coming To Town

There are a ton of college fairs and recruitment events coming up in the next few weeks; attending one or more of them is a great way to get more information without making an expensive road trip. Here is the information; note that registration is re ... [Published Carlsbad Patch - 7 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Is the Word ‘Girl’ Bad for Fashion?

“Victoria Beckham, Working Girl”, “Maria Sharapova: Golden Girl”, “Audrey Gelman, the Girl Most Likely”. Scan headlines from the country’s most formidable publications, and you’ll notice that the word “girl” appears again and again in style-section stories. ... [Published Vanity Fair - 12 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Police arrests hundreds of protesters near White House

The activists, mostly university students started their march at Georgetown University and headed towards the White House.More than 1,000 students from across the country signed up to take part in a march.Armed with slogans "climate justice now", they ... [Published Mehr News - 14 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Bite-size college courses new education, revenue potential

A decade ago, subsea engineering was a relatively obscure field in the United States. Now, as oil drillers move farther out to sea, it’s become a vital part of Gulf Coast production.Such rapid changes in industry leave schools like the University of Houston’s ... [Published Louisiana Oil and Gas Association - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Dr. V. Craig Jordan Appointed Co-Chair CEOs Against Cancer Maryland National Capital Chapter

V. Craig Jordan, Sci. Dir., Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at GU, Appointed Co-Chair of the American Cancer Society’s CEOs Against Cancer Maryland-National Capital Region ChapterThe American Cancer Society is proud to announce the appointment of ... [Published Citybizlist - Apr 15 2014]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Bethlehem grad part of reporting team to win Pulitzer

His name may not be listed on the award, but Matthew DeLong is Bethlehem's Pulitzer Prize connection. The 1996 graduate, who works as national digital projects editor for the Washington Post, played a key behind-the-scenes role in posting documents that ... [Published Times Union - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Why Men Make More Money

Dan Wasserman's April 12 cartoon depicts a Republican answering a woman's request for pay equity as one that requires "complicated math." There is indeed a disparity between men's and women's incomes. But it has nothing to do with willful discrimination, ... [Published Hartford Courant - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Conference / Workshop: The Voyage – A Conference on the Journey into Fantasy

Event Time: Georgetown UniversityIn collaboration with GU Italian Research Institute: Italian writer Baricco and Nobel prize Vargas Llosa (on Boccaccio’s Decameron). ... [Published Delegation of the EU to the USA - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

MAKING SENSE OF THE SYRIAN TRAGEDY

In the three years since the Syrian uprising erupted, over 100,000 people have been killed, millions have been displaced, and civil war has become the dominant dynamic. On Sunday, April 20, Ziad Abu-Rish will speak on the crisis, highlighting the major ... [Published Santa Monica Patch - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Distinguished scholar of Islamic History speaks at Georgetown in Qatar

Distinguished scholar, Dr. John O. Voll (pictured), professor of Islamic history at Georgetown University in Washington D.C., was in Education City at the school’s Qatar campus (GU-Q) recently to deliver a public lecture titled “Religion in 21st Century ... [Published Qatar is Booming - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Can Web-Based Protests Be a Force for Change?

Lucas123 writes: "Several high profile protests have circulated across the Web in the past few weeks, garnering social and news media attention — and even forcing the resignation of one high-level executive. There are two components driving the trend ... [Published Slashdot - Apr 12 2014]

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...Georgetown University professor who leads the school's Center on Education and the Workforce, and who previously led Educational Testing Services. "It's hard for College Board, ACT and ETS to get around that, because they are essentially a yardstick and they show what we've produced in the great sorting of young Americans."
"New York seems to be trying to go down both the protection and the transparency path, and maybe it's fair to say they’ve been the most aggressive overall" he said

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Reality Check Time of Mideast Peace Process [Published Ari Rusila's BalkanBlog - Apr 15 2014]
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