Wayne State University

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Name: Wayne State University
First reported 9 mins ago - Updated 9 mins ago - 1 reports

Conference on emerging technologies issues call for abstracts

You are here University of Windsor / Windsor will host the Nano Ontario Conference on November 6 and 7.Organizers of the fifth annual Nano Ontario Conference , planned for Windsor in early November and chaired by UWindsor physics professor Roman Maev, ... [Published University of Windsor - 9 mins ago]
First reported 28 mins ago - Updated 28 mins ago - 1 reports

Wayne State Professor Named ACS Fellow for Research on Synthesis of Nanoscale Materials

Wayne State University Professor of Chemistry Stephanie Brock is among a select group of scientists to be named to the prestigious 2014 American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows Program.The ACS Fellows Program began in 2008 as a way to recognize ACS members ... [Published Azonano - 28 mins ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Clinical trials of 'quack alternative medicines should be stopped because they are damaging and a waste of...

Clinical trials of 'quack' alternative medicines should be stopped because they are damaging and financially wasteful, two leading critics have said.U.S. scientists, professor of surgery and oncology at Wayne State University, David Gorski, and Steven ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 16 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Taking aim at scams on seniors

The fallout from the Great Recession plus continued job insecurity and a seesaw stock market all have contributed to people’s fears that their money won’t last. And this makes them vulnerable to investment scams promising better returns.I’m always saddened ... [Published Buffalo News - 5 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Hatha yoga boosts brain function in older adults, study suggests -- ScienceDaily

Practicing hatha yoga three times a week for eight weeks improved sedentary older adults' performance on cognitive tasks that are relevant to everyday life, researchers report.University of Illinois graduate student Neha Gothe and her colleagues found ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 11 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

The Clery Act: Greater Campus Safety, Or Just Greater Cost?

Quick: name some places in America you regard as highly dangerous. If we could tabulate the responses, nearly all would undoubtedly be big cities or parts of those cities: Chicago, Detroit, St. Louis, Philadelphia and so on. We know that crime rates are ... [Published Forbes.com - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Judge Claudia Morcom joins the ancestors

Staff reportRetired Judge Claudia House Morcom joined the ancestors, August 17, 2014.[caption id="attachment_13872" align="alignright" width="300"] Judge Claudia Morcom[/caption]Morcom, a native Detroiter, was born June 7, 1932. Her parents Gladys Stuart ... [Published Michigan Citizen - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Wind Energy Veteran Gary Kanaby Joins Wetzel Engineering as Director of Sales and Marketing

For the last decade Kanaby has been involved in the wind blade manufacturing and service business. Most recently he served as director of sales for wind energy at Molded Fiber Glass Companies (MFG Wind and MFG Energy Services), growing their service business ... [Published Wall Street Select - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Longtime Detroit jurist, civil rights activist dies

Wayne County Circuit Judge Claudia House Morcom died Aug. 17.  She was born in Detroit in 1932.Judge Morcom received her law degree from Wayne State University Law School in 1956. She began her legal career as a public housing aide for the City of Detroit ... [Published Michigan Lawyers Weekly - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

College education not always about what you have, but how you use it -- ScienceDaily

Students who have books and computers at home, who take extramural cultural classes, and whose parents give advice and take part in school activities are most likely to enroll for a four-year college degree. Also, more American black students -- irrespective ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Oakland University board picks new chair, vice chair

Birmingham attorney Mark E. Schlussel has been elected new chairman of the 20,000-student Oakland University by the OU Board of Trustees.Schlussel replaces Michael Kramer as chair of the state university that stretches between Auburn Hills to Rochester ... [Published Mount Pleasant Morning Sun - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Yoga may boost your brainpower: study

Practicing hatha yoga three times a week can significantly improve cognitive function in the elderly, scientists led by an Indian-origin researcher have found.Hatha yoga three times a week for eight weeks improved sedentary older adults’ performance on ... [Published Hindu Business Line - Aug 19 2014]

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Conference on emerging technologies issues call... [Published University of Windsor - 9 mins ago]
Wayne State Professor Named ACS Fellow for Rese... [Published Azonano - 28 mins ago]
Controlled Trial of Transfusions for Silent Cer... [Published New England Journal of Medicine - 2 hours ago]
Sheppard, Shirley Wildley Fleming [Published Daytona Beach News Journal - 3 hours ago]
Taking aim at scams on seniors [Published Buffalo News - 5 hours ago]
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Dem convention: a rally for November [Published Detroit Free Press - 6 hours ago]
High court hopeful's abortion stance stirs up M... [Published Detroit News - 6 hours ago]
State gives Detroit Public Schools Emergency Ma... [Published Michigan Citizen - 8 hours ago]
US doctors spark homeopathy row [Published Calcutta Telegraph - 11 hours ago]
Hatha yoga boosts brain function in older adult... [Published DailyMe.Com - 11 hours ago]
Great Lakes Author & Adventurer Tops 900 Miles ... [Published Prlog - 13 hours ago]
Dems Fired Up, Snyder Opens Detroit Office [Published Michigan Chronicle - 14 hours ago]
The Clery Act: Greater Campus Safety, Or Just G... [Published Forbes.com - 16 hours ago]
Clinical trials of 'quack alternative medicines... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 16 hours ago]
ASRT Awards Undergraduate Scholarships in Radia... [Published Imaging Economics - 16 hours ago]
Claudia House Morcom, legal pioneer and champio... [Published Detroit Free Press - 18 hours ago]
Tumbler Ridge playing host to international sym... [Published Tumbler Ridge Observer - 18 hours ago]
Yoga Boosts Brain Power in Older Adults [Published NDTV - 22 hours ago]
Wind Energy Veteran Gary Kanaby Joins Wetzel En... [Published Wall Street Select - Aug 20 2014]
Stop Mowing the Grass, Start Salting the Earth [Published Israel National News - Aug 20 2014]
Michigan GOP braces for tea party showdown [Published Detroit News - Aug 20 2014]
Longtime Detroit jurist, civil rights activist ... [Published Michigan Lawyers Weekly - Aug 20 2014]
A week after the floods: Bronchitis, back sprai... [Published Detroit Free Press - Aug 20 2014]
College education not always about what you hav... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 20 2014]
PG&E target of new federal grand jury probe [Published San Jose Mercury News - Aug 20 2014]
East Grand Rapids resident, Chief Appeals Court... [Published Grand Rapids Press - Aug 19 2014]
57 exceptional mentors and teachers recognized ... [Published EurekAlert! - Aug 19 2014]
Oakland University board picks new chair, vice ... [Published Mount Pleasant Morning Sun - Aug 19 2014]
How Detroit's Water Crisis Is Part Of A Much Bi... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 19 2014]
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The Politics of Energy and the Destabilization ... [Published Informed Comment - Aug 14 2014]
By Tareq Ramadan The latest Israeli military campaign directed towards the 139-square mile, densely-populated Palestinian Gaza Strip has already led to the deaths of more than 1,900 Palestinians[i] (more than 80% are civilians including at least 440 ...
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Bob Terry Joins RE/MAX Platinum Realty [Published PR.com Press Releases - Aug 07 2014]
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Over 100 Middle East scholars and librarians ca... [Published Mondoweiss - Aug 06 2014]
We, the undersigned scholars and librarians working on the Middle East, hold that silence about the latest humanitarian catastrophe caused by Israel’s new military assault on the Gaza Strip – the third and most devastating in six years –constitutes ...
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Wayne State University Selects Energy Focus to ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 14 2014]
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