University of North Carolina

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Name: University of North Carolina
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Reports Summarize Glaucoma Findings from University of North Carolina

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Clinical Trials Week -- Investigators discuss new findings in Eye Diseases and Conditions. According to news reporting originating in Chapel Hill, North Carolina , by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Purpose ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

American teen named as world's highest whistler

London, April 23 (ANI): Walker Harnden, a 19-year-old music student at the University of North Carolina School of Arts has become the highest whistler in the world. ... [Published Ani News - 3 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

To Enhance Your Learning, Take a Few Minutes to Think About What You’ve Learned

Research participants who did an arithmetic brain-teaser and then reflected on their strategies for solving it went on to do 18% better in a second round than their peers who hadn’t set aside time to reflect, according to Giada Di Stefano of HEC Paris, ... [Published Harvard Business Review - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Too few sources and 'the model organism problem'

One of the great benefits found in the throes of the maturation of any technology is the ability to see problems clearly. That which we can see, we can fix. When we share what we find and one or more fixes become broadly applied, progress and innovation ... [Published Fierce Big Data - 5 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Tell kids true cost of college

A year ago, I was where many parents are right now. My daughter Monique Olivia was faced with the decision of where to attend college.I'll admit I was pretty adamant leading up to the choice that many families have to make by May 1, which is the deadline ... [Published Recordnet.com - 11 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

University of North Carolina School of the Arts Names Lindsay Bierman as Chancellor

Lindsay Bierman, editor in chief of Southern Living magazine, has been elected chancellor of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts by the Board of Governors of the 17-campus University of North Carolina. According to a release, UNC President ... [Published Individual.com - 13 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

How to Eliminate Procrastination (The Surprising Strategy One Man Used) | James Clear

In 2009, Fred Stutzman was a graduate student at the University of North Carolina, and he was trying to grind out some important work on his thesis.But there was a problem.His favorite coffee shop, which had previously been a quiet sanctuary where he ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 17 hours ago]
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UNC Fake-Classes Whistleblower Quits After Meeting With Chancellor

Photograph by Mark Peckmezian for Bloomberg BusinessweekMary WillinghamThe flames just rose again beneath the $16 billion-a-year college sports industry’s scandal du jour. Mary Willingham, the academic-fraud whistleblower at the University of North Carolina, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Addressing Fitness for Duty: Practical Steps

Every company must have a healthy and productive workforce to be successful. In 2009, U.S. Administration on Aging estimated that 40 million people in the U.S. were over the age of 65. University of North Carolina Institute on Aging anticipates that 45% ... [Published Insurance News Net - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Nationwide Power Names Ron Bostic Vice President of Sales

Industry expert tapped to expand national markets, advance sustainability programs and bolster customer service. Nationwide Power today announced that it has named long-time industry leader Ron Bostic its vice president of sales. Mr. Bostic has nearly ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Loud Talking and Rowdiness Adds to Risks for Teen Drivers

While texting and talking on a cell phone is hazardous for young drivers, old-fashioned distractions such as loud conversations and rowdy passengers also increase risks for teen drivers, according to a new study.Teen drivers in the study were six times ... [Published Crosswalk - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Weatherman to become a pastor

Longtime TV weather forecaster Austin Caviness is leaving the meteorology business for another calling. The Burlington native is becoming a pastor.Caviness, a graduate of Williams High School, is leaving his position with WXII in Winston-Salem to become ... [Published Burlington Times-News - Apr 21 2014]

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...of the advice you can from those who have been deployed before, those who have more experience than you, and then also your leadership," he said. "Learn as much as you can, and then take as much advice that’s out there, because that piece of advice that that leader gives you could be the one that saves you or your buddy’s life."
According to the news reporters, the research concluded: "Although more research is needed to establish their clinical efficacy, novel delivery systems will allow for more targeted medical therapy and for the opportunity to further explore neuroprotective and gene-based therapies."
"In the case of Google Trends, we were lucky enough to have CDC to provide an 'out-of-sample' check on the big data results. Unfortunately, there are too many instances where it is not possible to calibrate or control our results. Some of the big data findings may be golden, and some may be bunk. The problem we face is figuring out which is which, and that requires an extensive effort to pay attention to big data methods as well as big data results."
In the West, meanwhile, the real threat is apparently an often "lucrative...anti-Islam movement" whose "goal is to prohibit the free exercise of Islam" journalist Bob Smietana warns

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Source: Thinkstock Martin Gilens and Benjamin Page are two academics that have everyone abuzz with their new study, “ Testing Theories of American Politics .” It is from this data that so many publications are drawing the claim that the United States ...
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Keona Health raises $2.5 mln in Series A funding [Published PE Hub Blog - 7 hours ago]
Keona Health , a healthcare software and automation startup, has raised $2.5 million in Series A funding. The identity of the investors were not disclosed. Press Release Keona Health, a healthcare software and automation solutions startup, has secured ...
Bierman Named Chancellor of the University of N... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Apr 18 2014]
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- M. Lindsay Bierman, editor in chief of Southern Living magazine, has been elected chancellor of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts by the Board of Governors of the 17-campus University ...
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I recently downloaded a copy of a book from a white-supremacist website (sorry, no links here). It claims that, because of evolutionary forces at work in Africa, black people have smaller brains, lower IQs, more sex hormones, higher rates of crime, and ...
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