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Jindal University Prof. First Indian to be Selected as Next Generation Antitrust Scholar by ABA and NYU
Business Wire IndiaJindal Global Law School’s (JGLS) Assistant Professor of competition law and policy, Prof. Avirup Bose, has been selected by the American Bar Association (ABA) and the New York University (NYU) to present his research at the prestigious ‘2016 Next Generation of Antitrust Scholars Conference’, scheduled to be held at the NYU School of Law on January 22, 2016
Mindteck Signs MOU with Saudi Arabian Company
Business Wire IndiaMindteck (India) Limited (BSE: MINDTECK), a global technology company, signed a memorandum of understanding with Alafdaliyah Group at the India–Saudi Arabia Business Meet 2015 held on December 17th at Hotel Le Meridian, Bengaluru
Mindteck Showcases Egovernment Solution at Municpalika 2015 in Jaipur
Business Wire IndiaMindteck (India) Limited (BSE: MINDTECK), a global technology company, was among the select group of companies invited to participate in the 13th International Conference on Sustainable Habitat and Smart Cities held in Jaipur
Mindteck Showcases Smart Street Lighting Solution at Bangalore ITE.BIZ 2015
Business Wire IndiaMindteck (India) Limited (BSE: MINDTECK), a global technology company, showcased its Smart Street Lighting Solution at Bangalore ITE.biz 2015, Karnataka’s premier IT summit. The event was organised by the Government of Karnataka’s Department of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology, along with STPI-Bangalore
Mindteck Collaborated on Building a Modular Laptop for School Children
Business Wire IndiaMindteck (India) Limited (BSE: MINDTECK), a global technology company, today announced that it has designed and developed electronics and firmware for the Infinity computer— a modular, safe and eco-friendly device created to be “the perfect STEM learning experience” by One Education, a not-for-profit organization in Australia
Mindteck to Execute Statewide Implementation of E-Nagarpalika with Two Other Technology Companies
Business Wire IndiaMindteck (India) Limited (BSE: MINDTECK), a global technology company, announced that it has won a prestigious state government contract, along with two other technology companies. The consortium will integrate various Nagar Parishads under one platform to enable the implementation of eNagarpalika
""The BRICS Emerging Economies Universities Summit 2015"" Inaugurated by President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhawan
Business Wire India Rashtrapati Bhawan Reception kicked -off key three-day event organized by O.P
Mindteck to Demo Smart Parking at West Bengal Summit
Business Wire IndiaMindteck (India) Limited (BSE: MINDTECK), a global technology company, will demonstrate its smart parking solution at the 27th November Smart City-Smarter West Bengal Summit in Kolkata. The event has been organized by Governance Today magazine in association with the Urban Development Department of the Government of West Bengal
Mindteck Showcases Smart Healthcare Solutions at Assocham's International Technology Summit 2015
Business Wire IndiaMindteck (India) Limited (BSE: MINDTECK), a global technology company, presented its smart healthcare solutions in New Delhi on 20th November at the International Technology Summit 2015
Shared Value Summit Brings to Fore the Importance of Shared Value in India
Business Wire India Mark R
Suzanne M. Vautrinot and Kirkland H. Donald Elected to Battelle Board of Directors
COLUMBUS, OH--(Marketwired - December 17, 2015) - Battelle announced today the election of two distinguished military and technical leaders to its Board of Directors. The appointments are effective immediately
Top HR Exec Tells 'Firing Line with Bill Kutik' Quarterly Software Updates Are Key Benefit of Cloud HCM Systems
Rob Arbogast, head of global HR systems at manufacturer, The Timken Company, tells "Firing Line with Bill Kutik®" that the key benefit of cloud human capital management (HCM) systems is the potential every quarter for innovation and improving business outcomes.
CDC Foundation Board of Directors Names Dr. Judith Monroe as Next President and CEO
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - December 14, 2015) - The Board of Directors of the CDC Foundation today named Judith A. Monroe, MD, FAAFP, as the new president and CEO of the CDC Foundation. Monroe joins the CDC Foundation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), where she leads the agency's Office for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support
Domino Data Lab Expands Team, Hiring Three Data Science Leaders
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - December 10, 2015) - Domino Data Lab, provider of the leading enterprise data science platform, announced the hiring of three data science experts, building on the company's remarkable growth and success.
PIMCO Creates Global Advisory Board of Five Leading Global Economic and Policy Experts
PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, has retained five world-renowned experts on economic and political issues to form a PIMCO Global Advisory Board. The Board members will contribute their insights to the firm on global economic, political, and strategic developments and their relevance for financial markets
Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging Assembles Top Experts on Aging
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - December 01, 2015) - The Milken Institute today announced the creation of an advisory board to help shape the agenda of its new Center for the Future of Aging.
4th Season of Performing Arts Showcase OPEN STAGE 2015-2016 Begins as Korean Cultural Service NY Brings Top Groups From Korea and New York
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 30, 2015) - The Korean Cultural Service New York proudly presents the 4th season of the OPEN STAGE performing arts series starting this December with a rich program of various genres of performing arts including Korean traditional music and dance, modern fusion world music, jazz, as well as contemporary dance and theater
Cell Source to Present at the LD Micro Main Event
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - November 27, 2015) - Cell Source, Inc. (OTCQB: CLCS), a biotechnology company focused on developing cell therapy treatments based on immunotherapy and regenerative medicine, announced that it will be presenting at the 8th annual LD Micro Main Event on Thursday, December 3rd at 4PM PST
People Power Launches Indiegogo Campaign for Pro Care Solution
People Power, a services enablement company providing apps, cloud and mobile services for the Internet of Things (IoT), today launches its crowdfunding campaign for the Presence Pro Care software solution
Celebrate the Holidays at the 89th Annual Spelman-Morehouse Christmas Carol Concert
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - November 20, 2015) - The Spelman and Morehouse College glee clubs will come together once again to lift their voices in holiday cheer. Over the years, thousands have made the concert -- offered in three performances -- part of their holiday kick-off tradition.
INC - International Nut & Dried Fruit Council : The incidence rate of type 2 diabetes can be reduced by 52% with a regular consumption of nuts
With relation to the celebration of the World Diabetes Day on the 14th of November, the INC (International Nut and Dried Fruit Council) reveals that the regular consumption of nuts can help protect the cardiovascular system against type 2 diabetes Today, diabetes affects over 347 million people
Resource America, Inc. Makes Strategic Investment in Pearlmark Real Estate
Resource America, Inc. (NASDAQ: REXI) (the "Company") announces it has expanded its real estate asset management operations by entering into an arrangement with Pearlmark Real Estate Partners, L.L.C. ("PREP") to create a strategic 50/50 joint venture with the principals of PREP
Secular Ten Commandments Chosen From Thousands Submitted in Crowdsourced Rethink Prize Competition
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 19, 2014) - The winners of a competition to crowdsource an alternative secular version to the Ten Commandments for the modern age were announced today at www.atheistmindhumanistheart.com/winners. Running throughout the month of November, the Prize sought to open up for discussion what gives life meaning when secular culture is on the rise.
Spelman College Student Wins Marshall Scholarship to Study in the United Kingdom
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - December 02, 2014) - Tayler Ulmer, C'2015, has been awarded a Marshall Scholarship. Ulmer is the fifth Spelman College student to receive the scholarship since its inception in 1954. The scholarship finances young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree at an academic institution in the United Kingdom
Chicago ENT Announces Adult and Pediatric ENT and Sleep Medicine Practice Launching in Skokie January 2015
Chicago ENT, the renowned ear, nose, throat, and allergy practice serving the Chicago area is pleased to announce its expansion to the village of Skokie. Chicago ENT is led by Medical Director, Dr
Boston University's Downtyme Wins MITEF Cambridge Beantown Throwdown
Nine student teams pitched their entrepreneurial visions last night to a standing-room-only crowd at District Hall in Boston's Innovation District. When the dust settled, Downtyme from Boston University emerged victorious at the MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) of Cambridge's Beantown Throwdown.
Laurie L. Patton to Become Middlebury's 17th President
MIDDLEBURY, VT--(Marketwired - November 18, 2014) - The Middlebury Board of Trustees today named Laurie L. Patton, dean of Duke University's Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and the Robert F. Durden Professor of Religion, as Middlebury's next president. Patton will take office on July 1, 2015, succeeding Ronald D. Liebowitz, who has served as president since July 2004.
Ring in the Holiday Season with the 88th Annual Spelman-Morehouse Christmas Carol Concert
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - November 17, 2014) - Spelman College and Morehouse College Glee Clubs will once again ring in the holidays together with a series of spirited musical performances filled with songs of the season, Friday, Dec. 5, through Sunday, Dec. 7
New Cosby Chair Aku Kadogo Explores Activism in the Arts
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - November 14, 2014) - Aku Kadogo, performer, theater director, choreographer and educator, has been named Spelman College William and Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby Endowed Professor in the Arts for the 2014-2015 academic year. As the new Cosby Chair, Kadogo comes to Spelman with a global palette of experiences and performances in her portfolio.
Brooke Ellison, Ph.D., Named 2014 Recipient of the Kessler Foundation Neurorehabilitation Award
Brooke Ellison, Ph.D., director of Education and Ethics at Stony Brook University Stem Cell Research Center, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Kessler Foundation Neurorehabilitation Award. The award recognizes an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to social and public awareness of neurorehabilitation. Dr
MITEF Cambridge Beantown Throwdown Happening November 18
MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) of Cambridge's Innovation Series Committee is hosting the Beantown Throwdown on Tuesday night, November 18, at District Hall in Boston's Innovation District.
bobble Teams Up With College Students Across the Country to Ban the Use of Single-Serve Plastic Bottles Through the #WaterRevolution
Today, bobble, a leading brand in the rapidly growing reusable, self-filtering water bottle category, announces the expansion of the #WaterRevolution program -- an initiative that supports the ban of single-serve plastic water bottles on college campuses. bobble's #WaterRevolution is currently in effect on six college campuses across the country and the brand plans to expand efforts next year.
Magellan Announces Executive Promotions and New Management Incentive Program
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - November 06, 2014) - Magellan Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ: MPET) ("Magellan" or the "Company") today announced, effective October 31, 2014, the promotion of Antoine J. Lafargue to the position of Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development and Chief Commercial Officer and the promotion of Matthew R
Summer Infant Appoints New Chief Financial Officer and Head of Product Development
Summer Infant, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUMR), a global leader in premium juvenile products, today announced that William E. Mote, Jr. has been appointed as the Company's new Chief Financial Officer effective November 10, and that Annamaria Dooley has been appointed as Senior Vice President of Product Development effective immediately
Proteostasis Therapeutics Announces Scientific Publication in Cell Reports
Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc., a company developing novel therapeutics that regulate protein homeostasis to improve outcomes for patients with orphan and neurodegenerative diseases, today announced the publication of its pioneering research study in the field of aging.
Moen Watch 2015 - Day 4: A Daily Look at Research Shaping 2015 Consumer Behavior Trends
Gone are the days with Baby Boomers ruling the roost. Today, we're seeing a new group coming into their own, and it's time to make way for Generation Y. These individuals, ranging from ages 19 to 36, make up 24 percent(1) of the U.S. population. They also represent a generation in flux..
The College Effect Schooling Housing
TRUCKEE, CA--(Marketwired - November 03, 2014) - Clear Capital (www.ClearCapital.com), the premium provider of data and solutions for real estate asset valuation and collateral risk assessment, today released its Home Data Index™ (HDI) Market Report with data through October 2014
$10,000 ReThink Prize Announced to Crowdsource Secular Alternatives to the Ten Commandments
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 30, 2014) - The authors of a new book announce the launch of The ReThink Prize: a competition to publicly crowdsource a modern alternative to the Ten Commandments, with prizes totaling $10,000
Blue Ridge Partners Expands Leadership Team, Strengthens Focus on Financial and Technology Services
Blue Ridge Partners, a consulting firm exclusively focused on helping companies accelerate profitable revenue growth, today announced that Robert Kacergis and Carter Hinckley, both seasoned business leaders with extensive experience in financial and technology services, have joined the firm as Managing Directors.
Tree Nut Consumption Associated With Reduced Total and Cause-Specific Mortality
FRESNO, CA--(Marketwired - December 19, 2013) - In a study published November 20, 2013 in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers looked at the association of nut consumption with total and cause-specific mortality among 76,464 women in the Nurses' Health Study and 42,498 men in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study
New Language Regarding Addiction Aims to Reduce Stigma and Blame
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - December 19, 2013) - Timberline Knolls, a leading residential treatment center for women and adolescent girls struggling with addiction, eating disorders, trauma and other co-occurring disorders, applauds the recent White House summit on drug policy reform and the recommendations to change the language used to describe addiction.
National Business Group on Health Elects Marleece Barber, MD, Lockheed Martin Executive, to Board of Directors
The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of more than 375 large U.S. employers, today announced that Marleece Barber, MD, director of health and wellness and chief medical officer at Lockheed Martin Corporation, has been elected to its elite board of directors.
Walton Family Foundation Invests to Double the Number of Students Enrolled in Private School With Public Scholarships by 2017
BENTONVILLE, AR--(Marketwired - December 17, 2013) - Today the Walton Family Foundation announced plans to invest $6 million in the Alliance for School Choice in support of an effort to double the number of students nationwide who attend private schools with the support of publicly funded scholarships
Richmond Orthopaedic Surgeon Provides Tips for Preventing Sports Injuries
According to Richmond orthopaedic surgeon Jan-Eric Esway, MD, more than 23,000 people in the U.S. sprain an ankle every day. While not all of these sprains are sports-related, Dr. Esway notes that athletics and/or some form of physical activity likely contributes to a majority of these occurrences
Prolitec Plays Role in Baroque Japan's Fragrance Product Launch
Tokyo-based Baroque Japan Limited, operator of more than 340 apparel and accessories stores in Asia, has introduced Azul by Moussy-in the spotlight, a line of perfumes and ancillary scented products, in its 92 Azul by Moussy stores in Japan. Prolitec, Inc
Barak Ben-Gal Joins Findly as Chief Financial Officer
Findly, the on demand talent market leader and a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company, announced today that Barak Ben-Gal has joined the company as its new CFO
Boston Therapeutics Appoints Three to Management Positions
Boston Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: BTHE) ("Boston Therapeutics" or "the Company"), an innovative developer of drugs that address diabetes using complex carbohydrate chemistry, has appointed Edward Shea as Vice President Business Development, Tina M. Gagnon as Consulting Director of Finance, and Yael T. Bobruff, Ph.D. as Clinical Affairs Manager, effective immediately.
New Digital Voice of the Customer Technology From IntelliResponse Wins Best in Biz Award
IntelliResponse, the leading provider of virtual agent technology for the enterprise, has been named a bronze winner in the Most Innovative Product of the Year category in Best in Biz Awards 2013, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.
Dan Smith Joins the Board of Directors of NH-Based Virtual Office Pioneer, Unified Office
Unified Office, Inc., a leading Portsmouth, NH-based managed services provider offering private cloud-based virtual office services to small and medium businesses (SMBs), announced today that Daniel E. Smith, Jr., former co-founder, President and CEO of optical networking pioneer Sycamore Networks, Inc. has joined its Board of Directors
CDC Foundation Achieves Milestone of $400 Million Raised to Support CDC-Led Programs Since 1995
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - November 21, 2013) - Since 1995 the CDC Foundation has launched more than 700 programs and raised $400 million to advance the life-saving work of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Picarro Appoints Alex Balkanski Chief Executive Officer
Picarro Inc., the world's leading producer of real-time, cloud-based gas measurement solutions for the global energy and science markets, today announced that it has appointed Alex Balkanski as President and Chief Executive Officer.
VIA Appoints John Weber as CEO to Lead VIA's Manufacturing Ramp Up
VIA Motors announced today that John Weber, former president and CEO of Remy, International, Inc. has accepted an invitation to join VIA Motors and serve as VIA's new Chief Executive Officer.
Inscor, Inc. Adds Public Relations Professional to Its Sports Division
Inscor, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IOGA) CEO, Kenny Andam, has added another professional to the company's newly formed sports division. The CEO announced today that Phil Sloan has joined sports division President, John Salley, to market and generate sales of the company's Financed Insurance Trust (FIT) plan.
ProductionHUB Revolutionizes How the Pro Video and Post-Production Industry Finds Jobs, Clients & Projects
ProductionHUB, the pro video marketplace, announces new website features that modernize the hiring (and client pipeline process) for production professionals. While the industry job network has grown robustly in the last few years, there was a need for additional options to support pros at all levels in their career
BA Insight Ranked Number 393 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2013 Technology Fast 500(TM)
BA Insight today announced it ranked 393 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. BA Insight grew 193 percent during a five-year period.
Accellion Named Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2013 Technology Fast 500(TM)
Accellion, Inc. today announced it was named on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Accellion, the pioneer in providing enterprise-class, secure mobile productivity solutions, ranked 289 and grew 304 percent during this period.
ADP Signs MOU with Harvard University
The Abu Dhabi Police GHQ has signed an agreement with Harvard University’s Department of Government. The agreement aims to increase cooperation between the two institutions in areas of mutual interest.
Richard Boyatzis to Present at Hay Group International Conference in Shanghai on 28 November
Great leaders move us. Although they talk of strategy and competition, great leaders establish a relationship with others called “resonance” and bring out the best in their people. They use their behaviour as a path to resonant leadership through mindfulness, hope and compassion.
Cellceutix CEO Discusses Corporate Developments in 2012 and Plans for 2013
Cellceutix Corporation (OTCBB: CTIX) (the "Company"), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering small molecule drugs to treat unmet medical conditions, including drug-resistant cancers and autoimmune diseases, today provides a letter from the CEO regarding developments of the Company throughout 2012 and expectations for 2013.
Washington DC Surgeons Offer Alternative LASIK Procedure to Eliminate Need for Reading Glasses
Washington DC LASIK surgeons Dr. Thomas Clinch and Dr. Paul Kang understand that many patients have questions concerning eyeglasses in relation to LASIK procedures. At Eye Doctors of Washington, patients are concerned about their candidacy for LASIK as well as their need for glasses following the surgery. Drs
Austin Ventures Promotes Vernon Bryant and Scott Donaldson
Austin Ventures ("AV"), a venture capital firm investing in early stage and middle market companies predominantly in Texas, announced today the promotions of Vernon Bryant and Scott Donaldson to Partner. Bryant and Donaldson will continue to co-lead AV's Texas middle market investment efforts alongside AV Founders and General Partners, Joe Aragona and Ken DeAngelis.
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.
larklife(TM) Lands in U.S. Apple Retail Stores and Online in North America Exclusive
lark (www.lark.com), creator of lark original, lark pro and larklife, today announced that it is on shelves in all U.S. Apple Retail Stores. For less than a single personal trainer session, you can get a fitness trainer, a nutritionist, a productivity and sleep coach in your pocket this holiday season.
Daptiv Reveals Top-5 Predictions for Project Portfolio Management in 2013
Daptiv, the on-demand leader in project portfolio management software, today announced its top predictions for Project Portfolio Management (PPM) for 2013 and beyond, as PPM gains wider visibility and recognition in organizations around the world
Cellceutix Anti-Cancer Drug Kevetrin Completes Dosing Cycle, Ready for Next Cohort
Cellceutix Corporation (OTCBB: CTIX) (the "Company"), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering small molecule drugs to treat unmet medical conditions, including drug-resistant cancers and autoimmune diseases, is pleased to report that clinical trials for Kevetrin, the Company's flagship anti-cancer drug, are progressing smoothly
Kitchen Solvers Cabinet Refacing Franchise Benefits From Upswing in Apartment Remodeling
Multifamily apartment owners and property managers have unleashed a wave of remodeling activity over the past year, upgrading their properties to compete against a surge of new complexes. In the process, they're discovering a valuable ally: Cabinet refacing franchise Kitchen Solvers.
Washington DC Surgeons Offer Blade-Free Laser Cataract Surgery
Dr. Thomas Clinch and Dr. Paul Kang have adopted the LenSx® Femtosecond Laser at Eye Doctors of Washington, where they offer a number of vision correction procedures including cataract surgery and LASIK in Washington DC. The LenSx® Laser makes possible an innovative and revolutionary cataract surgery technique that offers a more precise and blade-free method of cataract removal.
Find Your New Home With Lovely for iPhone
Core News Facts: Today, Lovely (www.livelovely.com) launched the Lovely app for iPhone that will change the way you search for an apartment. From the palm of your hand, easily search rental listings from thousands of sources all in one place
Thanksgiving to New Year's Is the Most Difficult Time of the Year for Americans Trying to Stay Healthy According to the lark(TM) Holiday Habits Survey
lark (www.lark.com), creator of lark original, lark pro and larklife, today released the results of its Holiday Habits Survey*, finding that staying healthy and celebrating the holidays are at odds for most Americans
Project Portfolio Management Leader Daptiv Launches New Customer Community
Daptiv, the on-demand leader in project portfolio management software, today announced the launch of a new and updated online community. The Daptiv Community promotes social interaction between customers and employees, supports sharing of questions and new product ideas, and serves as a one-stop knowledge base and training resource
Washington DC Surgeons Offer Custom LASIK With Improved Advantages
Dr. Thomas Clinch and Dr. Paul Kang specialize in performing vision correction procedures, including LASIK in Washington DC, and have performed thousands of procedures during their tenure at the Eye Doctors of Washington practice. With the innovation of Custom LASIK, Drs. Clinch and Kang can offer patients a tailored treatment designed to address their unique vision challenges
Thinklogical Launches Federal Advisory Board, Appoints the Honorable Arthur L. Money and Peter Marino as Founding Members
Thinklogical, the leading provider of secure, high performance, resilient fiber-based KVM & Video routing systems, today announced the formation of its Federal Advisory Board. Founding members include the Honorable Arthur L
Summers: US & Global Economic Recovery "Underway"
Recovery is "underway" in the United States and the rest of the world, but the Chinese mainland's economy could face difficulties over its investment-based model, according to Harvard University economist Lawrence Summers."I think there's a global-economy recovery underway, and I think the US economy has been in a recovery phase and continues to be in a recovery phase
Aberdeen Group Announces 2012 Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) Summit Presenters
Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), today announced the featured presenters for its 2012 Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) Summit being held November 13 - 14 at the Seaport Hotel in Boston. The theme of this year's Summit is Enterprise Champions During Economic Uncertainty.
Jeffrey Epstein: Understanding Evolution Is Key to Understanding Genetics
For living creatures, adapting to new circumstances and learning new skills are both necessary for survival. This is true not only on a macro level, among humans and animals, but also on a genetic level
Jeffrey Epstein: Science Philanthropy Is on the Rise
As the holiday season approaches, many Americans are turning their attention to end-of-the-year giving and acts of charity. Though the opportunities for philanthropy are many, and range from artistic endowments to medical research, a recent article from The Economist highlights a less conventional way to make a difference -- through the financial support of scientific inquiry
An Indian Faculty, Dr. Amit Kapoor, Inducted in the Prestigious Harvard Business School Hall of Fame
On the occasion of successful completion of 10 years of Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School, founder Professor Michael E. Porter presented Dr
San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation Names Mark Cafferty as President & CEO
Following an extensive search process, Mark Cafferty, President & CEO of the San Diego Workforce Partnership, has been named the new President & CEO of the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC), according to EDC Board Chair Debra L. Reed.
RightScale and Logicworks Team to Deliver Highly Available and Compliant Cloud Solutions for Business Critical Applications
RightScale® Inc., the leader in cloud computing management, and Logicworks, provider of complex managed hosting and cloud computing services for mission-critical applications and websites, today announced they have joined forces to deliver a powerful solution to help enterprises simplify and manage both their public and private cloud resources
Year of the Cloud: RightScale Reveals Top Trends From 2011 and Looks Ahead to 2012
As 2011 winds down, it's apparent that migrating business to the cloud reached a tipping point this year where it is no longer a trend, but has become an absolute business requirement. RightScale® Inc., the leader in cloud computing management, has first-hand experience with the growth of the cloud
UFood Grill Helps College Students' Appetites for Healthier Food With Buy One, Get One Discounts in Boston
UFood Restaurant Group Inc. (OTCBB: UFFC) is helping college students fuel their minds while watching their wallets with buy one, get one free promotions at its UFood Grill Boston locations.
New theory claims fish became amphibians in wooded areas not deserts
In a new study, scientists have found the evidence that the transition between fish and amphibians occurred in the humid, wooded floodplains.
India's Capital 'New Delhi' Ranks First in the Liveability Index 2011, Published by Institute for Competitiveness
Highlights -- The top four metros once again find themselves vying for the top slots in providing the most livable environment. -- Mumbai follows Delhi at the 2nd position in the Liveability Index 2011 -- South Indian cities surpass the North Indian cities and showcase their superiority in categories like health & medical standards, safety etc
Young voters losing faith in Obama's ability to win 2012 White House race: Poll
A new poll has found that young voters are losing faith in US President Barack Obama's ability to win the 2012 White House race.
Lady Gaga's nude portrait goes under the hammer
Lady Gaga's nude portrait, which was sketched by Tony Bennett for Vanity Fair is going to be auctioned off for charity.
Lady Gaga visits White House to talk bullying
Lady Gaga has visited the White House to discuss how to ''inspire young people'' and ''shine a spotlight'' on bullying.