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Putting their best tunes forward
Times of India - 1 month ago
The students of BMS College of Engineering treated our celebrity judge, Rishi, to a musical evening, leaving him humming along to each of the songs that were belted out with elan. Several first-year students wowed us with their singing prowess, and then ...

Legendary Economist and Hillary Adviser Joe Stiglitz on Where Hillary Will Land on TPP After Election Day
Alter Net - 2016-07-28
Nancy Pelosi's San Francisco office was the site of a CREDO-led rally of ... We speak with Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Prize-winning economist, Columbia University professor and chief economist for the Roosevelt Institute. Amy Goodman is the host of Democracy ...

Cod and Climate - 2016-07-27
While overfishing is one known culprit, a new study co-authored by researchers at UC Santa Barbara and Columbia University finds that the climatological ... NAO affects the North Atlantic rather than the Pacific. Also like El Niño, the NAO may be affected ...

Will Hillary Clinton Flip-Flop Again on TPP After Election Day? We Ask Her Adviser Joseph Stiglitz
Democracy Now! - 2016-07-28
Nobel Prize-winning economist, Columbia University professor and chief economist for the ... delegates held up signs denouncing the sweeping trade deal called the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Obama has been pushing through the TPP, which encompasses 12 ...

Overfishing Not Solely to Blame for New England Cod Collapse
The Fish Site - 2016-07-28
The NAO is a periodic climatic phenomenon that, like El Niño, causes changes in water temperatures, although the mechanism is different and the NAO affects the North Atlantic rather than the Pacific ... Kimberly Oremus of Columbia University's School ...

Obama boosts Clinton; Kaine mocks Trump
Columbia Missourian - 2016-07-28
With folksy charm, he tore into Trump, mocking his pledges to build a wall along the Mexican border, asking why he has not released his tax returns and slamming his business record, including the now-defunct Trump University. "Folks, you cannot believe one ...

What Is the TPP? 3 Facts You Should Know About the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Mic - 2016-07-28
a professor of political economics and international affairs at Columbia University. "They all want to make sure they can get the highest prices, but at the same time there's a cost, and that cost, of course, goes to consumers," she said. There's a simple ...

Cities turn to local action to block oil trains
14 News - 2016-07-27
a professor and director of the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia University. "Unfortunately, the jurisdiction over it is firmly centered on the federal government." Spokane, which sees up to 19 oil trains a week, is the latest community ...

Researchers use the North Atlantic Oscillation as a predictive tool for managing an iconic fishery
Phys - 2016-07-27
While overfishing is one known culprit, a new study co-authored by researchers at UC Santa Barbara and Columbia University finds that the climatological ... NAO affects the North Atlantic rather than the Pacific. Also like El Niño, the NAO may be affected ...

Climate and Cod - 2016-07-27
But a new study co-authored by researchers at the University of California-Santa Barbara and Columbia University and published today ... and it affects the North Atlantic rather than the Pacific. And like El Niño, the North Atlantic Oscillation may ...

Groups sue over Navy's plan for war games on Pacific islands
WIS-TV - 2016-07-27
HONOLULU (AP) - Community members and an environmental group sued the U.S. Navy, the Department of Defense and the secretary of defense Wednesday over a plan to turn two Pacific islands ... and Wildlife service asked University of Hawaii professor Michael ...

Pacific Northwest Championships see Canadian tennis influence
Tacoma News Tribune - 2016-07-27
Five Tennis Canada participants -- Jack Davis, Luka Vukovic, Jerry Huang, Jessie Gong and Sasha Vagramov -- trekked down to the Tacoma Lawn Tennis Club from Vancouver, British Columbia ... Davis, a 17-year-old University of Washington commit played ...

Oregon Coast Scientist: Quakes More Frequent in Pacific NW Waters
Beach Connection - 2016-08-06
The new findings come from scientists working out of Camosun College in British Columbia and Instituto Andaluz de Ciencias de la Tierra in Spain, as well as Oregon State University and its Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport. The data was published ...

Harvard University Tops Academic Ranking of World Universities 2016
This Day Live - 2016-08-17
According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), others include California Institute of Technology, Columbia University ... Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, and University of Tokyo for the Asia/Pacific region. The statement said the ranking ...

Groups plan lawsuit following Columbia Basin salmon die-off
The News & Advance - 2016-08-15
The groups say 250,000 adult sockeye salmon died in 2015 due to high temperatures in the Columbia River and lower Snake River. Idaho Rivers United, the Pacific Coast Federation ... (AP) -- Vanderbilt University is paying more than a million dollars ...

Pacific Coast Was Route for Colonizing the Americas - 2016-08-12
Theories claim Americans traveled through the Pacific Coast by sea and land to arrive at the ... analyzed nine sediment cores from Charlie Lake and Spring Lake in British Columbia and Alberta - the last areas of the corridor to thaw. At the end of the ...

Pacific coast was route for colonizing Americas
The Columbian - 2016-08-09
... of Cambridge University and the University of Copenhagen in Denmark, and coauthors, analyzed pollen and traces of animal DNA from ancient sediments of two lakes near Fort St. John in British Columbia. That general area is where the corridor last opened.

Columbia University to pay $9.5 million to settle fraud charges
Washington Post - 2016-07-14
The Justice Department said Thursday that Columbia University has agreed to pay $9.5 million to resolve allegations that it improperly charged the National Institutes of Health for facilities and administrative costs on more than 400 federal grants.

Columbia University to pay US$9.5 million in US civil fraud case
Channel News Asia - 2016-07-14
NEW YORK: Columbia University will pay US$9.5 million (7 million pounds) to resolve claims by the U.S. government that it improperly sought excessive cost recovery in connection with federal research grants, authorities announced on Thursday. The ...

Pipelines affect health, fitness of salmon
Science Daily - 2016-06-28
Working with colleagues at Simon Fraser University and the University of British Columbia, Alderman exposed fish to small ... traveling up to 1,000 kilometres to reach the Pacific, and they need a strong heart to do this." The pipeline stretches from ...

Pacific Northwest starts mega-quake catastrophe drills
FOX News - 2016-06-08
The Pacific Northwest kicked off a massive earthquake and tsunami ... a 600-mile-long fault just off the coast that runs from Northern California to British Columbia -- ruptures "it will result in a catastrophe like nothing we have ever seen."

Q. and A.: Ben Hillman and Gray Tuttle on Ethnic Unrest in Xinjiang and Tibet
New York Times - 2016-05-26
They include Ben Hillman, a senior lecturer in comparative politics at Australian National University, and Gray Tuttle, associate professor of East Asian languages and cultures at Columbia University. They have edited a volume of papers and essays looking ...

Missing Columbia University student found safe and sound
Washington Post - 2016-05-17
Nayla Kidd, a Columbia University sophomore who had been missing for nearly two weeks, has been found safe, according to New York City Police. Kidd was last seen on the Ivy League campus May 5, and her bank account, cellphone and Facebook page had been ...

Viking Football Preview: Avoiding Upset, A New Player, And Viks In The Media
GOVIKS - 2016-09-01
The first year was 1947, when Vanport Extension Center played such programs as Pacific, the University of Portland junior varsity, Lower Columbia JC, OCE (now Western Oregon), Northern Idaho, Oregon State freshmen, Everett JC, St. Martin's and Sand Point ...

From canola to crude oil, the many issues looming over Trudeau's China visit
Yahoo Finance - 2016-09-01
"The science seems to be on Canada's side but as the seller, Canada will have to adjust and change some of its facilities for separating canola from other materials" noted Paul Evans, professor at the University of British Columbia. "Trudeau is going to ...

Rachel Adams
MercatorNet - 2016-09-01
Rachel is a writer and professor of English and Comparative literature at Columbia University, where she also directs the ... San Francisco Chronicle, Salon, The Hill, Pacific Standard, Public Books, and Los Angeles Review of Books.

BREP 2016 Awards - 2016-08-31
Use of LED lights on the West Coast to reduce endangered Columbia River ... including Chinook salmon, Pacific rockfish, shrimp, swordfish, halibut, coastal sharks, skates, sea turtles, whales, and other marine mammals. University of Maryland Eastern ...

'Bad apple culprit' hits Pacific Northwest homes
KFVS12 - 2016-08-31
He also wrote of his experience tossing apples at homes across the Columbia River in Portland ... about her son eating lunch by himself after he was joined by Florida State University wide receiver Travis Rudolph. For one day, a mother says she didn ...

Esteemed Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Allan Sussman Mohl, PhD, BCD, LCSW, will be Featured in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR News Channel - 2016-08-30
Dr. Mohl earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, a Master of Arts in Sociology and a Master of Social Work - all from New York University. He received a Ph.D. in Health and Human Services from Columbia Pacific University, San Rafael in California.

Missouri university researchers blind 6 beagle pups -- then slaughter them after their study fails
Raw Story - 2016-08-29
Four researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia are under fire after they killed six beagle ... Tom Boggioni is based in the quaint seaside community of Pacific Beach in less quaint San Diego. He writes about politics, media, culture, and other ...

High seas fisheries management could recoup losses due to climate change
Science Daily - 2016-08-30
Climate change is expected to disproportionately impact countries in the South Pacific, Indo-Pacific ... The study was published today in Fish and Fisheries. University of British Columbia. (2016, August 30). High seas fisheries management could recoup ...

Study finds shark fins & meat contain high levels of neurotoxins linked to Alzheimer's disease
Eurek Alert - 2016-08-29
Fins and muscle tissue samples were collected from 10 shark species found in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans for concentrations ... Murch and William Broc Glover from the University of British Columbia; and Timothy Divoll and David C.

The Latest: Clinton vows to protect Wells Fargo customers
WIS-TV - 2016-09-20
8:16 p.m. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has discussed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal with Democratic ... The 90-minute debate will be held at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, and begin at 9 p.m. EDT. 6:41 p.m. Hillary Clinton ...

The Latest: Japan's Abe talks trade with Clinton at UN
Columbia Missourian - 2016-09-20
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has discussed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal with Democratic ... The 90-minute debate will be held at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, and begin at 9 p.m. EDT. 6:41 p.m. Hillary Clinton is affirming ...

American Whalers Killed Way More Than Just Whales
The Atlantic - 2016-09-14
For the first time, Joshua Drew from Columbia University has quantified this collateral damage ... Case in point: In 2013, he worked out which sharks frequented the Pacific Gilbert Islands by studying the fearsome weapons that local islanders made from ...

Stiglitz: Unemployment in U.S. More Like 9-12%
Yahoo Finance - 2016-09-19
Sept. 19 -- Nobel Laureate and Professor of Economics at Columbia University Joseph Stiglitz discusses inequality, unemployment in the U.S., central bank action and the outlook for the Trans-Pacific Partnership. He speaks to Bloomberg's Angie Lau on ...

Can L.A.'s aging Grand Dame, Memorial Coliseum, take center stage one more time?
Los Angeles Times - 2016-09-14
Doolittle, a hero pilot in the Pacific theater who received the Medal of Honor ... "The Coliseum had a huge influence on the evolution of Los Angeles," said Frank Guridy, a Columbia University history professor who is writing a book about the ...

Doctors urge feds to assess health impact of Pacific Northwest LNG project - 2016-09-18
Projections of the amount of CO2 equivalents produced by the Pacific Northwest LNG project show that ... Clinical Epidemiology & Evaluation Dr Melissa Lem, MD, CCFP, University of British Columbia Department of Family Practice Carl Severson, University ...

The Friday Tailgate: Mizzou Edition
Dawgsports SB Nation - 2016-09-15
The events of last Saturday in Athens are bound to make anyone a little bit shy about making grand proclamations about this year's University of Georgia football ... They could also find themselves headed to Columbia to play the Gamecocks counting the ...

Canada says it made no concessions to China for detainee's return
Metro International - 2016-09-16
Gordon Houlden, a former Canadian diplomat with extensive Chinese experience who heads the University of Alberta's China ... saying in a statement that he was recovering in the Pacific province of British Columbia. Garratt's release marked the end of ...

Canadian architect Bing Thom dies at 75; designed TCC building - 2016-10-06
Contrasted against the stark rectangularity of so much of the city and its buildings, the Mead Center was regarded as an important contribution to urban design. At the same time, it was regarded as admirably responding to the demands of the performing arts.

Youth Finalists Concert held Sunday as part of Sonora Bach Fest
Union Democrat - 2016-10-06
will presents its Youth Finalists Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday in Columbia. The concert will feature 15 musicians between the ages of 7 and 17. Former Tuolumne County resident and current University of the Pacific voice major Savannah Bailey will be the guest ...

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
The White House President Barack Obama - 2016-10-06
Alverson, Appointee for United States Commissioner, International Pacific Halibut Commission Robert D ... and Adjunct Professor at Columbia University and Columbia Law School from 1990 to 2006. Mr. Schrage was first appointed to the United States Holocaust ...

Segregation At Columbia: University Hosts A No-Whites-Allowed Retreat - 2016-10-06
The university website explains that ... community building for student leaders at Barnard and Columbia who identify as African/African-American/Black, Latino/Hispanic, Asian/Asian-American, Pacific Islander, Arab and Middle-Eastern, Native & Indigenous ...

Columbia U. to sponsor no-whites-allowed student leadership retreat - 2016-10-06
According to The College Fix, Columbia University will be hosting a racially segregated ... Latino/Hispanic, Asian/Asian-American, Pacific Islander, Arab and Middle-Eastern, Native & Indigenous, and Multiethnic/Multiracial." Lest you think Columbia ...

Everything Is RAAAAACIST! - 2016-10-06
Except, of course, racial segregation: Students of color at Columbia University can apply to attend an upcoming ... Asian/Asian-American, Pacific Islander, Arab and Middle-Eastern, Native & Indigenous, and Multiethnic/Multiracial," according to the ...

Bonneville Power Administration harnesses law student energy
Around the Oregon - 2016-10-06
In the past, students at the University of Oregon School of Law typically kept ... U.S. Department of Energy that markets power from 31 federal hydro projects in the Columbia River Basin and other non-federal power plants. It operates and maintains the ...

WSU leads Columbia basin study
Capital Press - 2016-10-05
A team led by Washington State University will study how to better coordinate and manage the food, water and energy needs of the Columbia River basin and make ... Utah State University and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. A changing climate and ...

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