President Dean Bresciani, president of North Dakota State University, gives his State of the University address Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor Last year North Dakota State University PresidentShow More Summary
A research group led by Professor Mochida Tomoyuki (Kobe University Graduate School of Science) and Dr. Funasako Yusuke (Tokyo University of Science, Yamaguchi) has developed a metal-containing compound which transforms into a solid when exposed to light and returns to liquid form when heated. Show More Summary
Ed Vaizey, Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy, has clarified the Government’s position with regards to the proposed broadband universal service obligation (USO), stating that it would be similar to the landline USO in that it would be provided on request, as opposed to premises being connected with 10 Mbit/s as default. […]
We regret to share news of the sudden death of Joel Hastings, winner of the 1993 International Bach Competition in Washington DC. Canadian born, Joel toured internationally as a soloist and taught at Florida State University in Tallahassee. He had been undergoing some medical tests in recent weeks when he was struck by a fatal […]
LOUISVILLE, Ky (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen spelunkers safely made their way out of a Kentucky cave where they had been trapped on Thursday due to flooding, police said. Kentucky State Police said 19 Clemson University students and four tour guides entered the Hidden River Cave around 10 a.m. Show More Summary
Univision anchor Maria Elena Salinas gave a commencement speech to the College of Communications graduates of California State University, Fullerton. Some of her remarks did not sit well with the audience. She then began speaking in Spanish … This left non-journalism grads and non-Latinos/non-Spanish speakers feeling excluded. Show More Summary
'I n a controversial move, the North Carolina State Senate introduced a bill that could eventually bankrupt five of the state’s universities. The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Western Carolina University, Elizabeth City State...Show More Summary
The improbable rise of Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign presents an interesting question: why is Sanders, a self-proclaimed "democratic socialist," running as a Democrat? McGill University sociologist Barry Eidlin examines this question through an historical comparison with Canada, a country similar to the U.S. Show More Summary
School administration implies that a student is antisemitic for challenging organizers of a pro-Israel campus event. On April 4, after sitting through a two-hour presentation at St. Louis University about the state of Israel’s humanitarian...Show More Summary
The Marvel cinematic universe is growing so much that nearly every actor in Hollywood will have appeared in a Marvel Studios movie before all is said and done. For most actors and actresses, a role in a Marvel movie is a good move. But...Show More Summary
Pro-life leaders say they are 'greatly disturbed' by the public university's lawsuit.
As the difficulty of making a decision based on sensory evidence increases, activity in the brain's insular cortex also increases, according to researchers at Georgia State University.
Some attending the ceremony at California State University, Fullerton, yelled at Maria Elena Salinas to “speak English” and “get off the stage.”
In this Extraordinary session at the 2016 PLA conference, presenters Ady Huertas (San Diego Public Library), Simone Groene-Nieto (Denver Public Library) and Zoe Jarocki (San Diego State University Library) offered eager attendees their advice, experience, and expertise on how libraries can best serve underserved Spanish-speaking communities. Show More Summary
Symptoms of illness are not inevitably tied to an underlying disease --rather, many organisms, including humans, adapt their symptom expression to suit their needs. That's the finding of Arizona State University's Leonid Tiokhin, whose research appears in the Quarterly Review of Biology. read more
Nearly two years after Florida State University law professor Dan Markel was gunned down in front of his home, police say they've arrested a 34-year-old Florida man in connection with the murder.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A 34-year-old South Florida man has been arrested in connection with the killing of a well-known Florida State University professor. A statement released by the Tallahassee Police Department early Thursday said Hallandale Beach Police arrested Sigfredo Garcia in South Florida. Show More Summary
Tallahassee Democrat, Man Faces Murder Charge in Dan Markel's Death: A man has been arrested in connection with the July 2014 shooting death of Florida State University law professor Dan Markel. Sigfredo Garcia [right], 34, was arrested in Broward County Wednesday, according to the Tallahassee Police Department. Garcia is charged...
At Sixth Tone Zang Jixian has a Q&A with Author Can Xue on the State of Chinese Literature Can Xue is the author whose The Last Lover won last year's Best Translated Book Award (for which I was a judge); see also the Yale UniversityShow More Summary
Reading REBIRTH as a meta-commentary on the state of DC Comics and Warner Bros.'s DC Films franchise.