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University of California, Irvine Experts Available to Comment on Trump's Controversial Immigration Stance

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Mobile Media and Visual Art Making Boost School Engagement

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Keeping teens focused on what’s happening in class rather than their electronic device is a tall order, given that 73 per cent of them have access to a smartphone — and most would prefer to be on Instagram than at school. But what if making, sharing, liking and commenting on photos was part of the curriculum instead of a forbidden activity?

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@UNLV Poli-Sci Chair John Tuman uniquely positioned to discuss Rep. Donald Trump's immigration policy speech

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@UNLV Boyd Law School Prof. Michael Kagan Expert on Immigration Law, Can Speak About Trump's Immigration Policy Speech

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Natural History Museums in the 21st Century

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Dr. Kirk Johnson, the Sant Director of the world-renowned Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, whose noted career as a paleontologist has seen him lead expeditions in 11 countries and 19 states, resulting in the discovery of more than 1,400 fossil sites, has been invited by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute President Shirley Ann Jackson to speak to members of the campus and local community on Thursday, Sept. 1. He will deliver a lecture titled “Natural History Museums in the 21st Century,” from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center Concert Hall.

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@UNLV Boyd Law School Prof. Sylvia Lazos can speak about immigration policy and race and law as Trump prepares to give immigration policy speech

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Trump to Meet Mexican President Ahead of Immigration Speech: U-M Experts Available to Discuss

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Johns Hopkins: New Department Offers Environmental Health and Engineering Programs

John Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health and Whiting School of Engineering have created a new academic department devoted to tackling environmental issues and their impact on public health

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Trump Meets Mexican President, Presents Immigration Plan, Experts Available to Discuss

A professor who has spent several summers studying undocumented immigration on the US-Mexican border, a sociology professor who studies immigration from a sociological perspective and another researcher who recently took a group of students to study the border with Mexico can discuss presidential candidate Donald Trump's meeting with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and his immigration plan.

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NUS Placed 11th Among Asia’s Most Innovative Universities

The National University of Singapore (NUS) has been placed 11th in the inaugural Reuters Top 75: Asia’s Most Innovative Universities ranking. NUS is the highest ranked educational institution, outside of Northeast Asia, on the list, and is also the only Singapore university to be placed among the list’s top 15 universities. This prestigious list recognises Asian universities for their outstanding commitment to research, innovation and the protection of ideas, as well as the commercialisation of those discoveries.

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Creation of Coinage Monetary System May Signal ISIS under Stress

ISIS' introduction of a coin-based monetary system may indicate a regime in distress and needing to easily launder its wealth.

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Single Women with Personal Wealth More Likely to Become Entrepreneurs Than Men

A new economic study by the University of Stirling and Royal Holloway, University of London has found evidence that there is a big difference in cash flow problems faced by men and women in the UK. They found single women face more severe constraints to their incomings and outgoings, but that those single women whose personal wealth increases unexpectedly through an inheritance are more likely to start a new business than their male counterparts.

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On Trump's Immigration Policy: CSU Channel Islands History Expert Can Show Immigration Has Always Helped, Not Hurt the American Economy

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Smarter Brains Are Blood-Thirsty Brains

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A University of Adelaide-led project has overturned the theory that the evolution of human intelligence was simply related to the size of the brain ─ but rather linked more closely to the supply of blood to the brain.

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Research by Missouri S&T Faculty Could Prevent Next Major Human-Related Disaster

Headline-grabbing disasters like the Chernobyl nuclear incident and the Exxon Valdez oil spill could have been prevented through better labor practices, like shorter shifts and more structured shift rotations, say two Missouri University of Science and Technology researchers in a new book on risk management.

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Social Networks Key to Crickets’ Success

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Human relationships and interactions form our social network. Crickets are no different, except their networks are simpler. A U of Guelph researcher found the insects’ social network remains mostly unchanged each year and their social structure is conserved over evolutionary time.

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On Eve of Historic Presidential Election, Early Fall Shows at American University Museum Explore American Identities

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Early fall exhibits at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center are open Sept. 6 through Oct. 23.

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Terry Shevlin Can Comment on European Commission Ruling That Apple Must Pay $14.5 Million in Back Taxes to Ireland

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University of Michigan experts can discuss various topics related to the G20 Hangzhou Summit, including the world economy, climate change, cyber crime

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