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(image) NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hudson Institute has honored Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel with the 2016 Herman Kahn Award. At an awards ceremony hosted at The Plaza Hotel in Manhattan on Thursday night, Prime Minister Netanyahu engaged in an...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:15:00 EDT
(image) CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Miami announced today the largest donation in the history of the Department of Athletics as the lead gift for a state-of-the-art football indoor practice facility. In honor of their mother, Carol, Jeffrey...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:12:00 EDT
(image) NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Rihanna is to join a campaign to ensure that girls and boys in the world's poorest countries can get a quality education. Rihanna's Clara Lionel Foundation today announced a multi-year partnership with the Global Partnership for Education...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:34:00 EDT
(image) WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Six education leaders from around the country — two state legislators, a testing and measurement expert, a local school board member, a nonpublic school leader and a general public representative — have been appointed to the...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:00:00 EDT
(image) DENVER, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- History Colorado has been awarded a $2.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation's Advancing Informal STEM Learning program. The project explores the integration of Native American knowledge with Western science, technology,...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:00:00 EDT
(image) BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Vermont announced today an estate commitment with an estimated current market value of $66 million from UVM dual-degree alum and Vermont native Robert Larner '39, M.D. '42, and his wife, Helen. The commitment to...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:37:00 EDT
(image) JERSEY CITY, N.J., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Fabiano Caruana, the 2016 U.S. Chess Champion and Visiting Grandmaster at Liberty Science Center, was honored for leading the U.S. Chess Team to its first Gold Medal in 40 years over 189 other countries in the just completed World...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:21:00 EDT
(image) LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Playing For Change, the foundation created to promote peace and international co-operation through music, will celebrate its sixth annual Playing For Change Day with events at over 200 venues around the world on Saturday, September 24. Playing...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:19:00 EDT
(image) CHESTERFIELD, Va., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Sabra Dipping Company, America's largest hummus manufacturer, is conducting a day of service with Richmond's George Wythe High School as part of its long-term initiative called "Plants with a Purpose," a community engagement mission...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:53:00 EDT
(image) SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The David Eccles School of Business today announced that its MBA Online program has been ranked as No. 13 in the world, the only Utah business school ranked in the top 25 this year. The ranking comes from The Princeton Review, which provides...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:38:00 EDT
(image) SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Western Governors University (WGU) launched a new scholarship for those who said, "teacher!" when asked what they wanted to be when they grew up. WGU will award 100 future teachers up to $4,000 to help defer the costs of WGU's...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:21:00 EDT
(image) DALLAS, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Somma Food Group announced today their successful launch of a partnership with one of the top 5 largest school districts in the state of Texas – Austin Independent School District. Making their official Austin school menu debut this...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:58:00 EDT
(image) WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) and NAFSA: Association of International Educators applaud the introduction of the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Program Act by U.S. Senators Richard Durbin (D-Ill.)...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:36:00 EDT
(image) NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 30, 2016, the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School will host the annual Social Enterprise Conference. This year's one-day conference will focus on urbanization and how it is shaping the human experience in...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:28:00 EDT
(image) NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cammack Retirement Group ("Cammack Retirement"), a leading national, independent retirement plan consulting and investment advisory firm, announced that Joey Payne has joined Cammack Retirement as Vice President, Senior Consultant, and will...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:45:00 EDT
(image) COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The colleges and universities that most successfully recruit and enroll students are strategically adopting practices from consumer marketing, according to a report released today by Royall & Company at the National Association for...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:37:00 EDT
(image) SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI) and the mikeroweWORKS Foundation are proving that hard work pays off by awarding scholarships to UTI students who demonstrate a strong work ethic and a big desire to go after their...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:35:00 EDT
(image) CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Flipped Learning Global Initiative (FLGI), a worldwide coalition of educators, researchers, technologists, professional development providers and education leaders, announced the publication of the FLGI 100. The new annual list...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:51:00 EDT
(image) GRANDVILLE, Mich., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Grandville Public Schools and the Grandville Academic Team Boosters continue to invest heavily in creating competitive robotics programs for K-12 students. This year, the District has dramatically increased its commitment to hosting...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 06:00:00 EDT
(image) BOSTON and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Powering Precision Health 2016, the nation's first biomedical innovation-driven summit, today announced the agenda and new research lineup for the upcoming event that will be held on Monday, September 26, 2016 at the Boston...