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Study: Twice as much trash put in landfills than estimated

...outside experts said they trust the Yale numbers more than the EPA's. However, Thomas Kinnaman, a Bucknell University professor who studies the economics of solid waste and recycling, added the findings don't matter much, because landfills...
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Teacher shot on college campus

...instructor is suspected in the fatal shootings of a woman he lived with on the Mississippi Gulf Coast and a Delta State University professor 300 miles away, police said Monday.Terrified students and teachers hunkered down in classrooms for hours as...
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Visiting lecturer tracks 'gun frontier' through Southeast Alaska Juneau.But what was the first gun in Juneau? How about Southeast Alaska?On Tuesday, George Washington University professor David Silverman explained in a lecture at the Sealaska Heritage Institute that he's on a quest to answer those...
Israelis, Palestinians in a panic amid violence

...fear being shot, so they prefer to stay at home until this thing is over," said Zakariya Alqaq, a Palestinian university professor.The violence began with clashes at Jerusalem's most sensitive holy site and quickly spread to Arab neighborhoods...
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To rename or not? Reconsidering honors for racists

...should step up and make a change," he said.For some, changing the name would be too easy an answer.Temple University professor Christopher Rabb, a black 1992 Yale graduate who lived in Calhoun College when it still had a stained glass window...
Duke professor defends racial comments

RALEIGH, N.C. - A Duke University professor criticized for an online post comparing blacks and Asians said Monday that it's not racist to discuss what he sees as differences...
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Alaska Editorial: Jury duty legislation ill-conceived

...How is the absence of a teacher from the classroom, for instance, more consequential than the absence of a university professor? For that matter, is a manager or business president to be given greater consideration because that person directs...
Astronaut brings tales of NASA to Fairbanks

...urinated in space to how he felt being away from home for so long.Chiao retired from NASA in 2005 and now works in several capacities, as a motivational speaker, as an executive in the private space industry and as a university professor.
AEYC hosts early learning conference March 27-29

...full-time classroom teacher, professional staff development instructor, conference presenter, keynote speaker, and university professor. Wehrell-Grabowski has a PhD in Science Education from Florida Institute of Technology, as well as a M.Ed...
Living and growing: Marriage's sacred delusion

...Abelard's career, however, the marriage too was kept secret from the general public (it was assumed that university professors don't have time for families-a truth still universally acknowledged, I believe). But the secret marriage...


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