Submitted by Martin Armstrong via ArmstrongEconomics.com, Kenneth Rogoff is a Professor of Public Policy and Economics at Harvard University. Rogoff calls critics of negative interest rates “ignorant” despite the fact that negative interest...Show More Summary
Inspired by Ancient Practice, Rabbi Leads Interfaith Inauguration Day Fast - News – Forward.com. Visotzky and his friend and colleague Hussein Rashid, a professor and activist, see the fast and the marches they will participate in the next day as first steps on a long road of action.
Appearing as a guest on Wednesday's New Day on CNN, Georgetown University professor and former MSNBC analyst Michael Eric Dyson likened police actions against black Americans to terrorism as CNN's Chris Cuomo argued that many voters were motivated to vote for Donald Trump by non-race-related issues like terrorism from ISIS. Show More Summary
The Association for Mid-Career Tax Law Professors (“AMT”) has issued a Call for Proposals: The AMT organizing committee — Jennifer Bird-Pollan (Kentucky), Miranda Fleischer (San Diego), Will Foster (Arkansas), Brian Galle (Georgetown), and Susie Morse (Texas) — welcomes proposals for our annual conference. AMT is a recurring conference intended to...
By Elizabeth C. Tippett, Assistant Professor, School of Law, University of Oregon. Let’s be honest. Conflicts of interest are boring. The president-elect knows this. In fact, he’s banking on it. Instead of addressing his conflicts in a meaningful way at his press conference last week, Trump pointed...
The '3rd Rock From the Sun' star will play a professor accused of killing his wife.
To clarify, that doesn’t mean your likeness will be immortalized as the first professor minifig. They’ve already made a few (like these three fellows). This is about a very real job. One that […] The post There’s Still Time To Apply To Be The First Lego Professor appeared first on Geek.com.
Academia is an iron person sport – the marathon to the dissertation, the quest for a tenure-track position, and the trek to tenure. What happens after tenure and promotion? In this podcast, Elizabeth Matsui (a professor and practicing doctor), Roger Peng (professor of biostats), and Brian Caffo, a recently promoted full professor in biostats, discuss […]
(Union College) Andrew Morris, associate professor of history, has been awarded a prestigious fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities.Among the most competitive academic awards in the country, the fellowships support...Show More Summary
Manu Prakash, a professor of bioengineering at Stanford University, has developed a lifesaving tool that costs just 20 cents. The 'paperfuge' is a hand-powered ultralight centrifuge, inspired by one of the most basic of human toys –Show More Summary
Remember MIT Professor John J. Leonard? He’s the guy who became Patriots fans’ biggest weapon back in 2015, during the height of (...)
An important step towards a completely new experimental access to quantum physics has been made at University of Konstanz. The team of scientists headed by Professor Alfred Leitenstorfer has now shown how to manipulate the electric vacuum...Show More Summary
(Institut national de la recherche scientifique - INRS) The government of Sichuan province has recognized the outstanding research of two INRS professors, Roberto Morandotti and Federico Rosei, respectively for their work in photonics and nanotechnology, by attributing them the prestigious 1000 talents short term award of Sichuan province.
(Rochester Institute of Technology) Jiandi Wan, an assistant professor of microsystems engineering in Rochester Institute of Technology's Kate Gleason College of Engineering, recently received a $476,505 award from the Gordon and Betty...Show More Summary
(Rochester Institute of Technology) A Rochester Institute of Technology professor won funding from the National Science Foundation to develop an inclusive approach to physics graduate education admission and retention of traditionally underrepresented US citizens. Show More Summary
While a pioneer in the field of parallel computing, the Yale University professor is relatively unknown in the broader scientific community.
(Syracuse University) Gwendolyn Thomas, assistant professor of exercise science, is the co-author of a groundbreaking article in the Obesity Journal (The Obesity Society, 2017) about the effects of exercise and physical activity on postmenopausal breast cancer survivors taking AIs -- hormone-therapy drugs that stop the production of estrogen. Show More Summary
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Adam MacLeod, law professor at Faulkner University, was the recipient of a traffic cam speeding ticket. The problem was that he wasn't driving the vehicle when the infraction occurred. So, it was his vehicle being ticketed, but he was...Show More Summary
(University of Konstanz) An important step towards a completely new experimental access to quantum physics has been made at University of Konstanz. The team of scientists headed by Professor Alfred Leitenstorfer has now shown how toShow More Summary