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David Abdow Named Dean of Babson Executive and Enterprise Education (BEEE)

David Abdow has been named Dean of Babson Executive and Enterprise Education (BEEE). Abdow comes to Babson from Northeastern University’s D’Amore-Mckim School of Business, where he served as Associate Dean for Executive Programs.

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Asian American Students Have Strong Academic Support – but Is It Too Much?

Despite having the strongest academic support from parents, teachers, and friends, second-generation Asian American adolescents benefit much less from these supports than others, finds a study by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.

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Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. To Speak at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute April 11

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The Honorable John G. Roberts, Jr., Chief Justice of the United States, will take part in a conversation with Rensselaer President Shirley Ann Jackson, a recent recipient of the National Medal of Science, on Tuesday, April 11. The event will be held in the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center on the Rensselaer campus.

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History Professor Earns NSF Grant to Look at Evolution of Attitudes Toward People with Developmental Disabilities

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Andrew Hogan, PhD, an assistant professor in the Creighton University Department of History, has earned a grant from the NSF’s Science, Technology and Society program to study the evolution of attitudes and narratives about people with developmental disabilities.

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Court Ruling Confirms Schools Must Help Students with Disabilities Make Meaningful Progress, Professors Say

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Babson College Honors Roshni Nadar Malhotra—Executive Director and CEO of HCL Corporation; Director of HCL Technologies; and Trustee of Shiv Nadar Foundation—with Lewis Institute 2017 Community Changemaker Award

The Lewis Institute 2017 Community Changemaker Award at Babson College, designed to recognize persons who have set something in motion in order to create positive change, will be presented to Roshni Nadar Malhotra, Executive Director and CEO of HCL Corporation; Director of HCL Technologies; and Trustee of Shiv Nadar Foundation, during ceremonies at Babson Connect Worldwide on Saturday, March 25, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand.

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UC San Diego Rady School Professors’ Research Is Platform for Innovative Approach to Museum Ticket Sales

Inspired by research from the Rady School of Management at the University of California, San Diego, the San Diego History Center sees attendance significantly increase when they ask visitors to "Give Forward" rather than paying a set admissions fee.

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FAU Announces Winners of 2017 ASCE Southeast Student Conference

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FAU's Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatics Engineering recently hosted the 2017 ASCE Southeast Student Conference.

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Unforeseen Impacts of the Fair Trade Movement

The University of Delaware's Lindsay Naylor studied fair trade in the southernmost Mexican state of Chiapas and found that the marketing practice hasn't done much for indigenous Mayas working on coffee plots. Naylor found that labor prices have been flat and producers have been marching in place.

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WVU Expert: Interference in 2016 Election Proves Russia Views the U. S. As an Adversary

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