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Smart Education and Learning Market - ASEAN Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2020

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:57:00 EST

(image) LONDON, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ASEAN Smart Education and Learning Market: Scope and OverviewThe "ASEAN Smart Education and Learning Market" report provides analysis of the ASEAN smart education and learning market for the period 2014–2020, wherein the years from 2016 to 2020 is the...

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Lakewood Regional Medical Center Supports Troops

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:00:00 EST

(image) LAKEWOOD, Calif., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lakewood Regional Medical Center was proud to sponsor an Operation Gratitude letter writing campaign in honor of our military personnel. Physicians, staff and visitors joined together to participate in this nationwide initiative...

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AJC Urges House to Adopt Anti-Semitism Awareness Act

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:17:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC is urging members of the U.S. House of Representatives to adopt the bipartisan Anti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2016. The Senate has already passed the measure, and once the House does so it can be delivered to President Obama for his...

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WGU Indiana Partners with Pacers Foundation to Fund Scholarships

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:58:00 EST

(image) INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WGU Indiana and the Pacers Foundation are raising money to send Hoosiers to college during the holidays. As part of the "Good to Give" campaign, WGU is building its scholarship fund through the month of December to help current and...

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Brain Activity May Predict Risk of Falls in Older Adults

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:11:00 EST

(image) BRONX, N.Y., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries among older Americans and all too often lead to physical decline and loss of independence. Now, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine have found that measuring the...

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Bridgepoint Education's Chief Academic Learning Officer to Join Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Panel

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:30:00 EST

(image) SAN DIEGO, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Andrew Shean, chief academic learning officer at Bridgepoint Education, has been selected to be a panelist for a webinar hosted by Online Learning Consortium (OLC). The webinar, titled "Developing a Unified Content Strategy in the Time of...

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ANSI Announces 2017 Student Paper Competition Focusing on "The World in 2050"

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:47:00 EST

(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), in conjunction with its Committee on Education (CoE), is pleased to announce its sixth annual student paper competition as part of its ongoing efforts to spread awareness among...

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CPSC Posts Recall to its Web Site

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:00:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the firm listed below. Recalls can be viewed at

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U-Haul Grows in Greensboro with Store Near Coliseum

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:19:00 EST

(image) GREENSBORO, N.C., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul has put its corporate sustainability initiatives to use by renovating a former University Mini Storage facility to make U-Haul products and services more accessible to Greensboro residents and UNCG students. Since opening on Sept....

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WGU's Bachelor's Degree in HR Management Aligns with SHRM Guidelines

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:16:00 EST

(image) SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the world's largest human resources (HR) professional society, has found Western Governors University's (WGU) Bachelor of Science in Business – Human Resource Management program to be...

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Local Businesses Grow with Sodexo and University of Maine System

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:15:00 EST

(image) GAITHERSBURG, Md., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sodexo, world leader of Quality of Life services, and the University of Maine are bridging the gap between local business owners and food distributors through an information expo on serving locally sourced seafood and produce on...

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AECOM and Van Alen Institute Announce Finalists For "Urban SOS: Fair Share" Competition

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:00:00 EST

(image) LOS ANGELES, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AECOM and Van Alen Institute today announced the four finalist teams in the annual Urban SOS competition, which asked university students to address some of the most pressing challenges faced by cities worldwide. The contest is presented in...

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AUA Names James M. Dupree, MD, MPH As 2017 Gallagher Health Policy Scholar

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:00:00 EST

(image) LINTHICUM, Md., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Urological Association (AUA) today announced that James M. Dupree, MD, MPH, has been selected as the 2017 Gallagher Health Policy Scholar. This program is designed to train the next generation of urologists for...

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U.S. Dept. of Transportation awards FIU millions to help build safer bridges

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:28:00 EST

(image) MIAMI, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Transportation is advancing the FIU Bridge Engineering Program's efforts to make the country's aging bridges safer. FIU will receive $1.5 million per year, for five years, for its Accelerated Bridge Construction...

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Fordham University Unveils the Fordham Real Estate Institute at Lincoln Center

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:00:00 EST

(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Fordham University -- one of the country's most esteemed institutions – is proud to announce a new, innovative program at its Lincoln Center campus for real estate professionals: the Fordham Real Estate Institute at Lincoln Center. Beginning in...

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Generic E-learning Courses Market in the US to Grow 10% by 2020 with Macmillan Learning, Pearson Education & Skillsoft Dominating - Research and Markets

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:10:00 EST

(image) DUBLIN, Dec 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Generic E-learning Courses Market in the US 2016-2020" report to their offering. The report forecasts the generic e-learning courses market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 10.16% during...

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The Styer-Fitzgerald Program for Functional Academics Takes to the Cloud

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:00:00 EST

(image) NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, at The Urban Collaborative's Fall 2016 Meeting, Specially Designed Education Services (SDES) announced it's taking its flagship Styer-Fitzgerald Program for Functional Academics to the UnitusTI cloud.  SDES is partnering with Mun...

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ACT Health Chooses Ex Libris Alma and Primo for Canberra Hospital Library

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:00:00 EST

(image) ADELAIDE, Australia, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ex Libris®, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that ACT Health, the body responsible for health services in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), has chosen to implement the Ex Libris Alma® library services platform and the Ex...

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New study finds new methods for better understanding advanced driver assistance technologies

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:53:00 EST

(image) IOWA CITY, Iowa and ITASCA, Ill., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Iowa released new research today that reveals drivers' knowledge and attitudes of advanced driver assistance technologies improve after exposure to one of four learning methods about the...

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (EDU)

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:10:00 EST

(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc.("New Oriental" or the "Company") (NYSE: EDU). Such...

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