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Research Reserve funding restored in Senate committee - Homer News

Research Reserve funding restored in Senate committee
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The Senate Finance Subcommittee on Fish and Game on Wednesday restored $175,000 in operating funds for the Kachemak Bay Research Reserve.
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Growing appetite for university-industry collaborations - Times Higher Education

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Times Higher Education Growing appetite for university-industry collaborations Times Higher Education “If [researchers] take public purse money they should at least think about the potential outcome and what could be exploited,” said Dr Skingle,...
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Ahsan Iqbal for promoting discourse at universities - Business Recorder

Ahsan Iqbal for promoting discourse at universities Business Recorder He was addressing the inaugural session of the 3rd Invention to Innovation Summit 2014 held in collaboration with the Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF), Office of Research and...
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University World News - GLOBAL: World's largest gathering of Africa experts

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University World News - EUROPE: Higher education amid financial meltdown

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Police charge suspect in York University shooting

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Toronto police have charged a 22-year-old man after two female students were wounded in a shooting at York University earlier this month. (Police charge 22-year-old man in York University shooting.
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University of Chicago Is Outlier With Growing Debt Load

University of Chicago Is Outlier With Growing Debt Load | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
The University of Chicago has been trying to stand out from its elite rivals and is doing so in one category: amassing debt. That’s put its credit rating at risk.
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4 questions about the US sanctions on Russia - 89.3 KPCC

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The U.S. Department of the Treasury sanctioned a handful of individuals, most of whom President Vladimir Putin counts as friends and political allies.
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USDA hands over latest wheat sowing planters under WPEP: Pakistani research institutions, universities | Pakistan Agriculture Research

USDA hands over latest wheat sowing planters under WPEP: Pakistani research institutions, universities | Pakistan Agriculture Research | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
In a bid to help Pakistan enhance its wheat production and equip the local growers with latest technology, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) on | Pakistan Agriculture Research (#USDA hands over latest #wheat sowing planters under ...
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Content Curation Is Not Content Marketing

Content Curation Is Not Content Marketing | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Content Curation has been hijacked and has been sold as a cheap and easy solution for content marketers plagued by the growing problem of how to produce more quality content within tighter and tighter time constraints.
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Information Literacy Weblog: Discussion in SL of ACRL Draft ...

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Later today (16th March 2014) there is a discussion of the proposed new ACRL Draft Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education, led by Esther Grassian, in the virtual world, Second Life. It starts at 12 noon SLT ...
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10 Nations with the Highest Literacy Rate - Siliconindia.com

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10 Nations with the Highest Literacy Rate
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BANGALORE: Literacy is one of the most vital indicators of social development. The higher the level of literacy, the higher is the level of development in a society.
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Russian Culture: Facts, Customs & Traditions - LiveScience.com

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Russian culture has a long and rich history, steeped in literature, ballet, painting and classical music.
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RT @wacsi: Acquire robust #communication skills to boost your #CSOs visibility & impact http://t.co/rpgEXYdIkb @IDEGGhana @LACSOP @Lagoda2 …
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The National Research Foundation (NRF) Awards 13 Research Grants to UAEU ... - Zawya (registration)

The National Research Foundation (NRF) Awards 13 Research Grants to UAEU ...
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The third category was the 'University-Industry Research Collaboration Award' which was awarded to four UAEU faculty members, Dr.
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University World News - CAMBODIA: Poor quality drives us abroad - Students

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University World News - EUROPE: Student unrest in an era of economic crisis

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Expanding Cultural Diversity Approaching 25 Years - Western Illinois University News

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Ghana News - Central University appoints Dr. Bawumia as visiting professor

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The two-time vice presidential candidate for the New Patriotic Party has been appointed as Visiting Professor of Economic Governance at the Central University College. (Central University appoints Dr.
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Northumbria is latest university to move into London

Northumbria is latest university to move into London | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Northumbria University is to become the latest UK institution to open a campus in London as it tries to increase international student numbers.
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How Making Employees Lifelong Learners Can Help Your Company Succeed - Entrepreneur

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Set specific learning goals. Make learning a part of goal setting with employees.
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Content Curation With MyCurator for WordPress - http://rightmixtech.com

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Content curation can increase your website visibility only if the content you curate is available on your website.
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Big Donors Increasingly Driving Direction of Science Research - Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription) (blog)

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Big Donors Increasingly Driving Direction of Science Research Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription) (blog) Billionaire philanthropists with big ideas on topics like health care, astronomy, and ocean health are increasingly financing major...
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Information Literacy Is What Matters to Academic Library Directors ...

Information Literacy Is What Matters to Academic Library Directors ... | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
An excerpt: Whether they work at a big research university, a small four-year college, or something in between, academic-library directors share a “resounding dedication” to teaching information literacy to undergraduates .
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Academic Literacy Course Seeking To Expand In State College Schools - State College News

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Academic Literacy Course Seeking To Expand In State College Schools State College News Citing its success for 7th grade students in State College schools, the Academic Literacy course is looking to become a full-time offering for both 7th and 8th...
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