University of Akron

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Name: University of Akron
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Technology, entertainment, and design: Ideas worth spreading

TED (technology, entertainment, and design) is listed as a “nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading.” TED talks have been presented at TED conferences, which have occurred throughout the world since 1984, most recently in December 2013. According to ... [Published Consulting Specifying Engineer - 6 hours ago]
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Andrew John Sill

, age 43 of Rootstown, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.He was born April 3, 1971, in Warren, Ohio, to parents Jack and Patti (Holinbaugh) Sill. Andy graduated from the University of Akron as a mechanical engineer and was ... [Published Record Publishing Online - 10 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Exhibit preview: Maria Alejandra Zanetta explores texture, color, rhythm and more

The new works by Maria Alejandra Zanetta, OSU alumna and professor at University of Akron, are a collection of linoleum cuts and collages exploring texture, color, rhythm and movement.Zanetta combines underlying collage materials with superimposed block ... [Published Columbus Alive - 17 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Nurses Driven By Desire to Help Others More Apt to Burn Out

By Janice Wood[1] Associate News EditorReviewed by John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on August 20, 2014 Nurses who are primarily motivated by a desire to help others, rather than by enjoyment of the work itself or the lifestyle it makes possible, are more likely ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Altruistic nurses more likely to burn out on the job

University of Akron researchers find nurses who seek career for other reasons are less stressed, more satisfiedShareToolsNo good deed goes unpunished--at least for nurses who enter the healthcare profession primarily to help others.Although in theory ... [Published Fierce Healthcare - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Polymers pave route from China to University of Akron

AKRON, Ohio -- When Olzhas Yestekov started listing of American universities he wanted to go to, his friends in Kazakhstan made fun of him for including a place they had never heard of: Akron.Yestekov, a 25-year-old MBA student at the University of Akron, ... [Published Cleveland.com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Lake band show to include University of Akron

The marching bands from Lake High School and the University of Akron will present a band show next month, according to a news release.The show is from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 6 at Blue Streak Stadium.The show also includes bands from the following districts: ... [Published Canton Repository - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

In Bid To Develop Young Talent, Mindshare Focuses On 'Math Men'

WPP’s Mindshare has revamped its internship program to focus more on where it believes the industry is headed rather than where it’s been.The shop has restructured itsprogram, now called Data Bytes that focuses on data, insights and real-time marketing. ... [Published Media Post - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Nurses driven mainly by a desire to help others are more likely to burn out

( American Sociological Association ) Nurses who are motivated primarily by the desire to help others, rather than by enjoyment of the work itself or the lifestyle it makes possible, are more likely to burn out on the job, University of Akron researchers ... [Published Infrosoft - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

In an already stressful workplace, Great Recession's health effects hard to find

( American Sociological Association ) The Great Recession of 2007-2009 had little direct effect on the health of workers who survived the waves of job cuts that took place during that period, according to a new University of Akron study. That's the good ... [Published Infrosoft - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Foundation grant to UA researcher to further breast cancer device

Aug. 19--University of Akron researcher Dr. Judit Puskas has received nearly $750,000 from the National Science Foundation to further her creation of a drug that would target cancer cells when paired with a rubber polymer prosthetic breast.... ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Altruistic Nurses Likely To Burn Out Faster Than Those In It For The Money

What motivates you when it comes to work? We sometimes assume those who decide on a profession for altruistic reasons are happier than those working simply to improve their bank accounts. In at least one profession, though, this might not be the case. ... [Published Medical Daily - Aug 19 2014]

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...for fans to show their support for their favorite mascots each week," said Marc Mentry , Senior Vice President of Brand Marketing at Capital One. "The engagement from fans in the Mascot Challenge has continued to grow each year, and it will only intensify in 2014 as fans rally in support of their mascot. With so many well-known mascots in the field this year, we expect to see very creative entries from fans."
"It's sort of a trade-off," says Dill. "You can either go into manufacturing and make higher wages, but you may lose your job, or you can go into healthcare and have a higher degree of job stability."

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Nurses Driven By Desire to Help Others More Apt... [Published Psych Central - Aug 20 2014]
Ambitious goal set [Published Insurance News Net - Aug 20 2014]
Polymers pave route from China to University of... [Published Cleveland.com - Aug 20 2014]
Vascularization in Tissue Engineering Highlight... [Published PRWeb - Aug 20 2014]
Warm weather brings out Lorain County Fair crowd [Published NewsNet 5 - Aug 20 2014]
Lake band show to include University of Akron [Published Canton Repository - Aug 19 2014]
In Bid To Develop Young Talent, Mindshare Focus... [Published Media Post - Aug 19 2014]
Roger Huarng to Present at TOPCON 2014 [Published Prlog - Aug 19 2014]
SolomonEdwards Announces New Leadership in Chicago [Published Wall Street Select - Aug 19 2014]
Foundation grant to UA researcher to further br... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 19 2014]
Foundation grant to UA researcher to further br... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 19 2014]
Nurses driven mainly by a desire to help others... [Published Infrosoft - Aug 19 2014]
In an already stressful workplace, Great Recess... [Published Infrosoft - Aug 19 2014]
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Altruistic nurses more likely to burn out on th... [Published FierceHealthcare - Aug 20 2014]
p>Although in theory it seems that helping others would be the right motivator to enter the nursing profession, a new study by University of Akron researchers finds that caring, nurturing and altruistic nurses actually experience more stress and burnout. ...
Akron fans react to LeBron James' return (video) [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Aug 09 2014]
Akron residents and University of Akron neighbors soaked up the spotlight Friday night as national media descended on the city, all to see LeBron James first public appearance in Akron since signing to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers last month. ...
LeBron James: 'I don't plan on going anywhere' [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Aug 09 2014]
More than 20,000 people packed the stands at InfoCision Stadium on the campus of the University of Akron to welcome LeBron James back home. If the four-time NBA MVP is a man of his word, his career will finish in the same place it started: with the Cleveland ...
LeBron James celebration tonight in Akron at In... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Aug 08 2014]
Nearly 30,000 people are expected to a celebration to welcome the return of LeBron James tonight at the University of Akron. ...
University of Akron wraps up Entrepreneur Immer... [Published Business - cleveland.com - Aug 08 2014]
Entrepreneurship Immersion Week ends at University of Akron. ...
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Why Students Prefer to Learn From a Machine [Published Slate Magazine - Aug 13 2014]
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