Life News

Filters:

  • (Press "esc" to clear)

Science

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

Keywords:

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 6-Jul-2015 7:05 PM EDT

Life

Business

Law and Public Policy

Channels:

Keywords:

Should Attorney Whistleblowers Be Financially Rewarded?

When lawyers blow the whistle on clients, should they be financially rewarded by the government? Kathleen Clark, JD, professor of law at Washington University in St. Louis, and co-author Nancy Moore, JD, of Boston University School of Law, tackle this issue in their article, “Financial Rewards for Whistleblowing Lawyers,” slated for the November issue of the Boston College Law Review.

Life

Education

Channels:

Keywords:

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Tsinghua University Establish China-Based Doctoral Program

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Tsinghua University and Capital Healthcare Group, a Beijing-based financial firm, signed an agreement in Beijing on July 2 that establishes a collaborative doctoral degree in public health in China.

Medicine

Science

Life

Business

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Channels:

Alcoholism, Marijuna, Placebo Effect, and More Top Stories 2 July 2015

Other topics include neurology, obesity, statins, and the risks of wearing high heels.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

Keywords:

DePaul Art Museum Selects MCA’s Julie Rodrigues Widholm as Director

JulieRodgriquesWidhom_20140707_22.jpg

DePaul University has named Julie Rodrigues Widholm, a nationally recognized curator of contemporary art, as director for the DePaul Art Museum in Chicago. Widholm brings 16 years of experience from her career with the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Channels:

Keywords:

Recent ISIS Attack Will Generate New Recruits

Life

Law and Public Policy

Channels:

Keywords:

Alabama’s New Grocery Access Program

The following statement from Jill Birnbaum, Executive Director, Voices for Healthy Kids in support of a new financing program established in Alabama to support access to healthier foods. Governor Robert Bentley held a ceremonial signing of the Healthy Food Financing Act on July 1, 2015.

Life

Pop Culture

Channels:

Keywords:

Misquotes and Memes: Did Ben Franklin REALLY Say That?

BenjaminFranklin.jpg

As Independence Day approaches, social media is lighting up with memes and quotes from the nation’s Founding Fathers. But did George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin actually say these things for which they receive so much acclaim? A Baylor scholar can tell the truth about Ben.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Keywords:

Philosopher Elected to the Royal Society of Literature

15_109ProfessorRayMonksigningwithByronspenalongsideDirectoroftheRSL_MaggieFergusson.jpg

University of Southampton (UK) philosopher Professor Ray Monk has been elected a Fellow of The Royal Society of Literature (RSL).

Medicine

Science

Life

Business

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Channels:

Marijuana Weight Gain, Climate Change and Floods, Alcoholism Predictors, and More Top Stories 1 July 2015

Other topics include; do x-rays really cause cancer? And more.