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The Global Institute of Sustainability is the hub of ASU's sustainability initiatives. The Institute advances research, education and business practices for an urbanizing world. Its School of Sustainability, the first of its kind in the US, offers transdisciplinary degree programs that advance practical solutions to environmental, economic, and social challenges.

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InsideTrack Blends Social Finance, Student Coaching and Consulting to Improve College Outcomes Nationwide
InsideTrack, a leading student success organization, has announced the launch of a new initiative called Completion Catalyst, aimed at enhancing student success programs at community colleges using social impact bond financing

Higher Education Advocates Discuss Coaching as a Strategy for Reducing Achievement Gaps
InsideTrack, the nation's leading provider of student success coaching solutions, joined with civil rights and business leaders this week to focus on improving educational outcomes among African-American students at a conference co-hosted by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF).

Digital Agencies Call for 2016 to Be "The Year for WordPress at Scale"
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - December 09, 2015) - Pantheon, the only website management platform for WordPress and Drupal, announced today the results of their WordPress Professionals survey, in which thousands of development and design firms affirmed the growth of WordPress as a leading CMS for big business and institutional websites

MOKO's REC*IT App Now on Campus at 10 Colleges in the Pacific-12 Conference of Champions
MOKO Social Media Limited (NASDAQ: MOKO) (ASX: MKB), flagship app, REC*IT, is available to ten member institutions of the premier West Coast Pacific-12 Conference (Pac-12).

AudioEye, Inc. Hires Todd Bankofier as CEO
AudioEye, Inc. (OTCQB: AEYE) ("AudioEye") (the "Company") today announced that it has hired Todd Bankofier as its Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Bettis will continue as Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board of Directors.

The Miller Group Announces Co-Recipients of the Eighth Annual Rudy R. Miller Business - Finance Scholarship to Arizona State University Students
The Miller Group announced its eighth annual Rudy R. Miller Business - Finance Scholarship has been awarded to Stephen M. McAleer and David H. Volant, co-recipients. Mr. Miller, Chairman, President and CEO of the affiliated group of Miller entities, originated the scholarship in 2008 to express his and his firm's support of Arizona State University, in particular the W. P

Algae Biomass Organization Announces Phoenix, Arizona as Location of 10th Annual Algae Biomass Summit
The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the algae industry, announced today that the 10th Annual Algae Biomass Summit will take place October 23-27, 2016 at the Renaissance Glendale Phoenix Hotel & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona

Insuresoft Lands Experienced Cloud Services Professional
Insuresoft, a leading policy administration solution provider for property and casualty insurance carriers, is pleased to announce Chad Barczuk has joined the company as a Technology Solutions Manager. Barczuk is no stranger to Insuresoft or the Diamond system having spent several years working for an Insuresoft client

EPCOR Water USA's Joe Gysel Named President of the Board of Directors for the National Association of Water Companies
The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) has announced the organization's new board of directors at its annual October Water Summit, naming Joe Gysel, president of EPCOR Water USA, as president of the NAWC Board of Directors.

Adrienne C. Scheck Ph.D. Is Presented the Award of Distinction by the International Assoc. of Who's Who
Dr. Adrienne C. Scheck is an Associate Professor in Neuro-Oncology Research at the Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI), Associate Investigator in the Cancer Biology Program at the University of Arizona Cancer Center, and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Arizona State University.

HID Global Showcases Mobile ID Experience for Smartphones at eID Conference
News Highlights: HID Global addresses critical next steps as North American state and provincial agencies prepare to offer citizens the option of mobile driver licenses on smartphones

Alta Tempe, New 296-Unit Apartment Community Near Marina Heights in Downtown Tempe, Arizona, Averaging 30 Leases per Month
Upscale apartments with luxurious amenities are in high demand near the new Marina Heights office development, where developer Wood Partners is averaging 30 leases a month at its new Alta Tempe complex.

Third Annual International Conference on Human Milk Science & Innovation Concludes With New Research on Medical Applications in the NICU and Beyond
PASADENA, CA--(Marketwired - September 16, 2015) - The third annual International Conference on Human Milk Science and Innovation was held last week in Pasadena, Calif., with international researchers presenting the latest scientific discoveries and clinical data related to the use of human milk.

Stanford, MIT and Harvard top the inaugural Reuters Top 100 ranking of the most innovative universities
NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 - Stanford University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University top the inaugural Reuters Top 100 ranking of the world's most innovative universities. The Reuters Top 100 ranking aims to identify which institutions contribute the most to science and technology, and have the greatest impact on the global economy

ONA Announces 2015 Online Journalism Awards Finalists
The Online News Association today announced finalists for its 2015 Online Journalism Awards, representing a wide range of nonprofit, public, academic, major media, and emerging technology organizations from around the globe.

Nu-Med Plus Announces the Addition of Keith L. Merrell as Their Chief Financial Officer
Nu-Med Plus, Inc. (OTCBB: NUMD), a medical device company which explores and develops medical applications of new technologies in the medical field, announced that Keith L. Merrell has accepted the position of Chief Financial Officer replacing Mark Christensen.

Axosoft's Inaugural #ItWasNeverADress STEAM Conference Invites 12-17 Year-Old Girls From Across Arizona to Help Them Build Confidence and Learn How to Code
Axosoft, an agile project management software company, will be hosting its inaugural conference on July 18 and 19, for girls ages 12 - 17, to help them build confidence and interest in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics). Axosoft has worked with local schools and nonprofits to hand select 54 girls to attend

Franklin Foods, World's Fastest-Growing Cream Cheese Company Announces Internship Program to Help Grow and Mentor the Next Generation of Dairy Leaders
DELRAY BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - July 16, 2015) - Franklin Foods, Inc., the world's fastest-growing cream cheese company, unveiled today a snapshot of its Summer Internship Program

Scottsdale Dentists Introduce New Fresh Breath Program
At North Scottsdale Dental Studio, Dr. Todd Mabry and Dr. Jeff Styskal provide a comprehensive span of cosmetic and advanced dentistry treatments, including porcelain veneers, dental implants, Invisalign®, and more

Which U.S. Colleges and Universities Graduate With Honors in Social Media?
Technology and data company, Engagement Labs (TSX VENTURE: EL), creator of eValue Analytics™ and the eValue™ score, today released data rankings on the top U.S. universities and colleges on Facebook and Twitter.

American Traffic Solutions Fleet Services Names Vincent Brigidi Senior Vice President ATS Fleet Services
TEMPE, AZ--(Marketwired - November 10, 2014) - American Traffic Solutions (ATS) is pleased to announce the addition of Vincent Brigidi, Senior Vice President, General Manager ATS Fleet Services. In his new position Vincent will be responsible for managing all aspects of the Fleet Services Business Unit

Florida's Pasco County Sheriff's Office Purchases 415 AXON Flex Cameras by TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 415 AXON Flex body cameras and a five-year subscription to EVIDENCE.com's Unlimited Plan by the Pasco County Sheriff's Office in Florida. This order was received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

LAPD Becomes Largest US Police Department to Outfit Officers With AXON Body Cameras and EVIDENCE.com by TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 860 AXON body-worn video cameras and a five-year subscription to EVIDENCE.com by the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti further announced a plan by the city to equip a total of 7,000 officers with body cameras in 2015.

TASER Continues to Build Momentum With AXON Body Cameras and EVIDENCE.com Solution
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple large orders of it's AXON body-worn video cameras and EVIDENCE.com solution, a back-end digital evidence management system. These orders were received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and are expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Winston-Salem Police Department Moves to Full Deployment of AXON Body Cameras With Additional Purchase of 623 Cameras From TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 623 AXON body-worn video cameras and a five-year subscription to EVIDENCE.com by the Winston-Salem Police Department. This order was received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

San Francisco Police Department Selects AXON Body Cameras and EVIDENCE.com From TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 160 AXON body-worn video cameras and a multi-year subscription to EVIDENCE.com by the San Francisco Police Department. This order was received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Health Enhancement Products, Inc. Changes to ZIVO Bioscience, Inc. Effective Monday, November 10, 2014, Capping a Two-Plus Year Transition to Biotechnology Business Model
Health Enhancement Products, Inc. (OTCQB: HEPI), a Michigan-based biotech firm investigating bioactive compounds extracted from algae cultures, is pleased to announce a corporate name change. The new corporate identity is ZIVO Bioscience, Inc. and the Company will begin trading under its new ticker symbol -- ZIVO.QB effective Monday, November 10, 2014

The Miller Group Awards Seventh Annual Rudy R. Miller Business - Finance Scholarship to Arizona State University Student
The Miller Group announced its seventh annual Rudy R. Miller Business - Finance Scholarship has been awarded to Jade Tang, an Arizona State University (ASU) Senior pursuing a Bachelor's of Science in Finance. Mr

JetBlue Appoints Keith Slotter Vice President, Security
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 14, 2014) - JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU), New York's Hometown Airline™, announces the appointment of Keith Slotter to the role of Vice President, Security

A New Brand of Business Ownership
(Family Features) Many aspiring entrepreneurs hesitate to pursue their professional dreams due to the seemingly daunting risks of failure associated with starting a business from the ground up. Opening a franchise is an avenue that allows you to reap the benefits of owning your own small business without all of the costly trade-offs.

Algae Biomass Organization Recognizes Six Students With Young Algae Researcher Awards at Algae Biomass Summit
Six student scientists were presented with the third annual Young Algae Researcher Awards today for their contributions to fields of algae biology and engineering at the 2014 Algae Biomass Summit, the official conference of the Algae Biomass Organization (ABO).

Smart Sparrow Selected in $20 Million Investment for Next Generation Courseware Challenge Competition
Founded in 2011 by Dr. Dror Ben-Naim at the University of New South Wales, in Sydney, Smart Sparrow is an adaptive eLearning platform that enables educators to create rich, interactive and adaptive learning experiences

New Scientific Research Shows Corporate Wellness Programs Can Reduce the Risk of Cancer and Diabetes
A new internationally published study shows wellness participants can significantly reduce their risk of cancer and diabetes through improved lifestyle choices. The study was conducted by Brigham Young University (Provo, UT.) and published in The International Journal of Workplace Health Management (Emerald Group Publishing - United Kingdom)

Seattle Times, ProPublica, NPR Take Home 2014 Online Journalism Awards
Coverage of natural disasters and health care as well as the making of a T-shirt took top honors Saturday night at the 2014 Online Journalism Awards, which ended the Online News Association Conference.

Mark-Taylor Boosts Game Day Antics With Football Fan Can
Luxury apartment company Mark-Taylor is throwing its support behind hometown college football teams by giving fans a chance to win a Mark-Taylor Fan Can, a giant cooler loaded with team gear, tickets and $200 rent credit for any Mark-Taylor community

Tempe, AZ Hotel Prepares for ASU Parents Weekend
While college is typically reserved in the American tradition as a time for youths to branch out on their own and cultivate unique perspectives and experiences, it's still important to remember where you came from and share that time with the people who got you there

Unprecedented National Alliance Formed to Improve College Completion for Low-Income and First-Generation College Students; Raises $5.7 Million
In an unparalleled effort to ensure more low-income students can earn a college degree, eleven major public research institutions announced today an alliance that will test and disseminate proven innovations in education so colleges and universities across the country can be more successful in retaining and graduating all students.

Ipro Tech, LLC Adds New Sales Roles
Ipro Tech, LLC, a worldwide leader in the design of eDiscovery software, today announces they are adding three new Sales roles to accommodate the increased demand for market-leading solutions and services.

Smart Sparrow Works With Teachers to Redefine Adaptive Learning
Smart Sparrow, an ed-tech company based in Sydney and San Francisco, has been working with academics around the world to improve their award-winning software platform, making it easier for teachers, themselves, to develop next-generation courseware -- learning experiences that are Rich, Interactive and Adaptive (RIA)

A New Scientific Study Proves Orriant's Corporate Wellness Program Is Cutting Healthcare Costs, Dispelling the Myth That Wellness Is Not Effective
As companies across America are struggling to lower healthcare expenses, new research shows Orriant's accountability-based corporate wellness program is reducing costs. The new internationally-published study shatters the misconception that wellness programs do not work.

Giving During the Holidays Really Is Best Present of All
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - December 09, 2013) - The following is the opinion of Gregg Murset, CEO/Founder of Myjobchart.com: According to the 2010 U.S. Census the average household consists of 2.58 people. In our family we have eight, so I guess we are not quite what you would call "average."

Fifth Annual Metro Phoenix Land and Housing Forecast
While the industry expects the real estate market to grow steadily over the next year, the pace of that growth depends on a few factors, not the least of which is political uncertainty, the cost of new construction and outsiders' perceptions of the local market

Waller Adds 22 New Associates
Waller, Nashville's oldest and largest law firm, has added 22 new associates since June 2013. The latest additions to the firm's roster of approximately 200 attorneys are 2013 law school graduates who are now officially licensed to practice.

Massively Parallel Technologies Inc. Extends Beta Project to University Market
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - December 03, 2013) - Massively Parallel Technologies, Inc. (MPT) today announced that it is extending its highly successful "Blue Cheetah" PaaS software beta project to the University market and is providing free training and certification to the first 500 interns from U.S. universities

GPS Insight Wins ASU's Spirit of Enterprise Award for Innovation
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - November 26, 2013) - GPS Insight, a leader in GPS fleet tracking technology, won Arizona State University's 17th annual Spirit of Enterprise Award for Innovation in Entrepreneurship on Friday, November 22nd. The Spirit of Enterprise Awards Luncheon is hosted each year by ASU's W.P

Health Enhancement Products, Inc. Sponsors Research at Arizona Center for Algae Technology and Innovation and ATP3 to Facilitate Bioactives Commercial Production
Health Enhancement Products, Inc. (OTCBB: HEPI), which investigates and licenses algae-derived, high-value bioactive molecules that benefit human and animal health, has formalized a one-year sponsored research project with the Arizona Center for Algae Technology and Innovation (AzCATI), located at the Arizona State University Polytechnic campus in Mesa, Ariz

Echo Automotive Appoints Todd Lawson Chief Financial Officer
Echo Automotive, Inc. (OTCQB: ECAU) ("Echo Automotive," "Echo" or the "Company"), a developer of technologies enabling the cost-effective aftermarket addition of fuel-efficient plug-in hybrid capability to new and existing vehicles, today announced that Todd Lawson has been appointed Chief Financial Officer.

The Miller Group Awards Sixth Annual Rudy R. Miller Business-Finance Scholarship to Arizona State University Student & Member of the U.S. Military
The Miller Group announced its sixth annual Rudy R. Miller Business-Finance Scholarship has been awarded to Jerad E. McDaniel, an Arizona State University (ASU) student pursuing his Bachelor's Degree in Finance. Mr

The Focal Point LLC Opens Dallas Office and Hires Senior Director of Jury Consulting
The country's leading trial consulting firm, The Focal Point LLC, announced this week the opening of an office in Dallas, Texas.

Joseph L. Cowan Appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that Joseph (Joe) L. Cowan has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer

Heliae Starts Up Next-Generation Commercial Algae Facility in Arizona
Heliae, a leader in the development of advanced algae production technologies, today announced that it has begun operations at its first commercial facility in Gilbert, Ariz. Utilizing the company's flexible Volaris™ platform, the commercial facility will initially produce high-value algae products for nutraceutical and personal care products

Trunity Holdings Announces Appointment of New Chairman and CEO and Changes to Senior Leadership Team and Board of Directors
Trunity Holdings, Inc

Current Solar Technologies Aren't Enough to Reach SunShot's $1/W Installed Goal
A look at disruptive solar innovations finds that technologies built around crystalline silicon (x-Si) modules are the most likely to find commercial success even though they won't meet the "SunShot" targets of $1/W installed set by the U.S. Department of Energy for 2020, according to Lux Research.

Residence Inn by Marriott Opens Downtown Tempe Hotel
Tempe is home to Arizona State University, Tempe Town Lake and Beach Park, and numerous technology and financial companies. Its newest resident, the Residence Inn Tempe Downtown/University, allows guests easy access to it all, plus a comfortable, modern, stylish place to call home.

Arizona Lottery Hires New Assistant Attorney General
The Arizona Lottery is proud to announce Deanie Reh as its new assistant attorney general, bringing more than 35 years of law practice to her position.

Ipro Tech, Inc. Adds Three New Members to Growing Team
Ipro Tech, Inc., a worldwide leader in the design of e-Discovery software, today announced Bryan Campbell, Natalie Bauer, and Jeff Samples have joined the growing company in a variety of different capacities.

BluForest Inc.: Anticipates New Technology to Measure Carbon Emissions Will Expand the Carbon Offsets Trading Market
BluForest Inc. (OTCBB: BLUF) (OTCQB: BLUF) ("BluForest" or the "Company"), a development stage company that is a publically traded carbon offsets marketing and renewable energy company, is anticipating new technology. The technology named "Hestia" after the Greek goddess of the hearth and home will expand the carbon offsets trading market.

DS-Concept Appoints New Regional Manager for the Middle East and Continues Expanding Its North American Office
DS-Concept (www.ds-concept.net), a German-based international trade finance firm established in 2000, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new regional manager for the Middle East and additions to its New York City sales and business development teams.

AnchorFree Announces Top Contenders in Hotspot Shield College Privacy Challenge
AnchorFree, the global leader in consumer security and Internet freedom, today announced the 10 schools in the U.S. and the U.K. leading the pack in AnchorFree's Hotspot Shield Privacy Challenge.

Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. X Train Announces New Chairman and Board Member
(May l4, 2013). -Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. (The X Train) (OTCQB: XTRN) announced today that John McPherson has been elected Chairman of the Board and George Rebensdorf has been elected as a Director to the Board. Former Chairman Gil Lamphere remains on the board as Director.

Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee Hires Veteran Sports Executive
The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee today announced the appointment of Jay L. Parry to head the organization as Chief Executive Officer

Recently Retired 4-Star Military Leaders Join RallyPoint Advisory Board
Launched just one month ago, RallyPoint today announced two new members to its corporate board of advisors, General Norton A. Schwartz -- formerly the highest ranking officer in the U.S. Air Force -- and Admiral John C. Harvey, the 54th Chief of Naval Personnel, and 31st Commander of U.S. Fleet Forces Command.

SparkLabs, a Startup Accelerator in Korea, Selects Its First Class and Adds Ray Ozzie and Michael Crow as Advisors
SparkLabs (www.sparklabs.co.kr), a new startup accelerator in Korea, has selected its first class of startup companies. The companies range from big data to edtech to online gaming, and from bootstrapped financing to those who raised a Series A round.

Laurie South Joins Red Hawk Casino as Vice President of Human Resources
Red Hawk Casino is pleased to announce that Laurie South has been named Vice President of Human Resources.

AMD and the National Academy of Engineering Recognize Engineering Programs With Real-World Relevance
AMD (NYSE: AMD) and the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) today announced the release of 'Infusing Real World Experiences into Engineering Education,' a compilation of engineering programs at colleges and universities across the nation that incorporates real-world experiences in an effort to better prepare students for a globally competitive workforce

EADS North America Names Former Undersecretary of Defense Tina Jonas to Board of Directors
EADS North America today announced the appointment of Tina Jonas to its Board of Directors. Jonas has held a number of senior positions in both the public and private sector, having served the Department of Defense from 2004 to 2008 as Undersecretary of Defense-Chief Financial Officer and Comptroller, as well as in numerous leadership positions in the defense and aerospace industry.

The Miller Group Awards Two 2012 Scholarships to Arizona State University Students
The Miller Group announced it has awarded the fifth annual Rudy R. Miller Business-Finance Scholarship to Brian P. Wright, an Arizona State University (ASU) student pursuing three Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance, Economics and Accounting.

Cheba Hut Returns to Flagstaff
Cheba Hut "Toasted" Subs, the nation's only marijuana-themed restaurant franchise, is reopening in Flagstaff, Ariz. Oct. 13 in the same location, 1411 South Milton Road.

Relumination LED Lighting Enhances Parnian Exquisite Furnishings Showroom for Better Customer Experience
Relumination, a leading provider of LED lighting solutions for businesses, helped Parnian significantly reduce energy use and provide a better shopping experience for the affluent clientele visiting the 15,000 square foot unique showroom filled with high end contemporary furniture and artwork.

Chris Brown Named Fellow, American Society Landscape Architects
SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation's leading architecture, engineering and planning firms, is pleased to announce that Christopher Brown, FASLA, LEED AP BD+C, vice president and landscape architecture studio director, has been elevated to the Council of Fellows of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)

Algae Biomass Organization Recognizes Six Students With Young Algae Researcher Awards at Algae Biomass Summit in Denver
Six student scientists were presented with the first Young Algae Researcher Awards today in Denver for their contributions to fields of algae biology and engineering on the final day of the 2011 Algae Biomass Summit, the official conference of the Algal Biomass Organization (ABO).

Managed Hosting and Cloud Services Provider, OneNeck, to Sponsor Annual Governor's Celebration of Innovation Lifetime Achievement Award
Managed Hosting and Cloud Services provider, OneNeck, is pleased to announce the sponsorship of the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's Arizona Technology Council's Governor's Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) event. The annual awards gala is Arizona's largest that honors Arizona's technology leaders and innovators.

Team Rivalry Gets Stickier With New College Duck Tape(R) for Buckeyes and Wolverines Fans
Few college football rivalries come close to the legendary match-up between The Ohio State University (OSU) Buckeyes and The University of Michigan (Michigan) Wolverines. When these two teams face-off, Buckeyes fans unite in a sea of scarlet and gray, while Wolverines die-hards adorn themselves in head-to-toe maize and blue

DISH Fans Score With Pac-12 Networks

Jennings Strouss Gains Six New Attorneys and Two New Areas of Practice
Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC is pleased to announce that six attorneys have joined the firm's Phoenix office, expanding the firm's services to include Surety, Fidelity and Family Law.

CheapOair's "Traveler of the Year" Challenge Journeys on to Phase Two
Today, leading online travel agency CheapOair launched phase two of its "Traveler of the Year" competition in search of the traveler who can best demonstrate how to travel the world for less

Overland Storage Names Randy Gast as Senior Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Client Services
Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced that Randy Gast has joined the Company as senior vice president of strategic alliances and client services.

Tallwave Invited to Join Business and University Leadership to Work With GPEC Innovation Council to Drive Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development in Greater Phoenix
The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC), a premier economic development organization in Greater Phoenix, launched the GPEC Innovation Council in 2011 to support and develop the region's growing innovation ecosystem

Algae Biomass Organization Launches "Summer of Algae II" -- a National Algae Awareness and Access Campaign
On Monday, August 20, the first of a series of events featuring algae will kick off as part of a national campaign to raise awareness about the promise of the algae industry to create jobs, domestic fuels, and other food and feed products

Announcing Upstart -- a New Approach to Funding and Mentorship
Upstart, a company formed by a team of ex-Googlers, today announced a limited pilot of its new crowdfunding platform. Upstart brings a new twist to crowdfunding by allowing college grads and would-be entrepreneurs in virtually any field to raise capital in exchange for a small share of their income over a 10 year period

Soon, SETI to search the moon for alien artifacts
In a new study, scientists have suggested that although we have an entire universe to seek out aliens, perhaps looking in our own backyard would be a good place to start.

Now, world's most resilient 18-karat gold that is harder than steel
Scientists have come up with the world's first unscratchable 18-karat gold that is harder than steel and can be used in jewellery, watches and other high end products.

Why Neanderthals died out despite being as sophisticated as modern man
London, Nov 18 (ANI): The real reason why Neanderthals, our caveman cousins, died out was because they were too smart for their own good, a new study has suggested. London, Nov 18 (ANI): The real reason why Neanderthals, our caveman cousins, died out was because they were too smart for their own good, a new study has suggested.

NASA camera helps create first-ever 3D 'topographic' map of moon
Using a NASA camera, scientists have created the highest-resolution 'topographic' map of the moon ever made - a map showing the heights (and depths) of the moon's mountains and craters in greater detail than ever before.

NASA camera help create first-ever 3D 'topographic' map of moon
Using a NASA camera, scientists have created the highest-resolution 'topographic' map of the moon ever made - a map showing the heights (and depths) of the moon's mountains and craters in greater detail than ever before.

Corrections Corporation of America Elects Anne L. Mariucci to Its Board of Directors
CCA (Corrections Corporation of America) (NYSE: CXW), America's leader in partnership corrections and the nation's largest provider of corrections management services to government agencies, announced today that Anne L. Mariucci has been elected as an independent member of CCA's Board of Directors.

Guardian 8 Hires Former TASER Executive as C.O.O.
Guardian 8 Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Guardian 8 Holdings (OTCBB: GRDH) (OTCQB: GRDH), a Kansas City based developer of security safety devices, has hired Paul Hughes as its Chief Operations Officer. Mr. Hughes was formerly the Director of New Market Development for Scottsdale, AZ company TASER International, Inc

Arizona Technology Workforce Study Examines Talent Gap, Supply & Demand
Is there a technology talent gap in Arizona's science and engineering fields? The answer may be surprising. According to a recent in-depth study examining the state's science and engineering labor market, while the perceived deep chasm between workforce supply and demand may not truly exist, Arizona's employers still find it challenging to attract and retain qualified talent.

Suntron Celebrates Careers, Community at 30th Anniversary Event in Phoenix, AZ
Suntron Corporation, a leading provider of electronics manufacturing services and embedded computing solutions, announced today that it celebrated its 30th anniversary on November 10th, 2011, at its Phoenix, AZ headquarters.

Arts Integration Solutions Selects Zion & Zion as National Marketing Agency
Helping teachers use the arts in every classroom in the country to improve student achievement in math, science, reading, writing -- that's the work of Arts Integration Solutions (AiS). AiS works with teachers from more than 60 schools in Arizona, Colorado, California, Missouri, New Mexico and Ohio

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