Wayne Clough

Type: Person
Name: Wayne Clough (G. Wayne Clough)
Title: President
Organization: Georgia Institute of Technology
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Wayne Clough
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Designer of dreams

Designer Ralph Lauren’s climb to the top of the fashion industry began in 1967 with a few fistfuls of tiesTHE American Dream, with all its promise, may have got threadbare and worn around the edges — trampled by a bad economy, bruised by excoriating public ... [Published Oman Tribune - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution: Who Is David Skorton?

In July 2015, Dr. David J. Skorton, who is currently president of Cornell University, will become the 13th secretary of the Smithsonian Institution , taking over from Wayne Clough . In that role, Skorton will manage the 19 museums and galleries of the ... [Published AllGov - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Smithsonian Turns To Crowdsourcing In An Effort To Digitize Historical Documents

Image Caption: A tray of bumble bees from the National Museum of Natural History’s bee collection awaits digitization. The museum is digitizing all 45,000 specimens in its collection and using virtual volunteers to help transcribe important data found ... [Published Red Orbit - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Smithsonian Needs You To Help Transcribe Thousands of Valuable Documents

The Smithsonian launched a website on Tuesday that is intended to let the public help transcribe thousands of documents including Civil War journals and early American currency.Users interested in joining the institution's effort to transcribe digitized ... [Published Auto World News - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Now's Your Chance to Help Transcribe the Smithsonian's Hidden Treasures

Rejoice, lovers of arcane documents and curated specimens, for today the Smithsonian Institution opened its Transcription Center to the public. Thousands of digitized images of the Institution's collection are now available to any nerd that takes the ... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Collaboration for preservation

NEWPORT, R.I. — The global population of Kerry cows got a big boost Wednesday.The birth of a Kerry calf in a barn situated in the rolling fields of the SVF Foundation, across Harrison Avenue from Fort Adams, was anything but an everyday occurrence. First, ... [Published Newport Daily News - Jul 31 2014]
Entities: Livestock, Embryo, Cattle

Quotes

...help open our resources for professional and casual researchers to make new discoveries," Smithsonian Secretary Wayne Clough said in a statement . "for years, the vast resources of the smithsonian were powered by the pen; they can now be powered by the pixel."

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Designer of dreams [Published Oman Tribune - Aug 28 2014]
Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution: Who I... [Published AllGov - Aug 17 2014]
Smithsonian Turns To Crowdsourcing In An Effort... [Published Red Orbit - Aug 13 2014]
Now's Your Chance to Help Transcribe the Smiths... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Aug 12 2014]
Smithsonian Needs You To Help Transcribe Thousa... [Published Auto World News - Aug 12 2014]
Volunteers Needed for Massive Smithsonian Digit... [Published Newswise - Aug 12 2014]
Collaboration for preservation [Published Newport Daily News - Jul 31 2014]
“Smithsonian & SVF Biodiversity Preservation Pr... [Published Smithsonian - Jul 31 2014]
Remarks by the President at the 50th Anniversar... [Published The White House - Nov 21 2013]
Son of STL new Georgia Tech dean [Published St Louis American - May 19 2011]
Biography for Wayne Clough [Published Able2Act - Jan 11 2007]
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