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Online threats against blacks net arrest at Missouri campus

...Henson, a black law professor and associate dean, was appointed Tuesday as the university's first-ever interim vice chancellor for inclusion, diversity and equity.The university system's governing body, the Board of Curators, also announced...
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UA Fairbanks to abandon wells, switch to water from utility

...nervous system problems.University employees in the past have used a filtration system to lower byproduct levels.Vice Chancellor Scott Bell says the process is expensive and time consuming and the university decided to decommission its water treatment...
Astronomer resigns over sexual harassment

...professor Geoffrey Marcy's resignation, according to a statement from Chancellor Nicholas B. Dirks and Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Claude Steele. It called Marcy's conduct "contemptible and inexcusable.""We also want to express...
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My Turn: UAF to host Arctic summit in 2016

...perspectives and helping local voices be heard at a national and international level.? Larry Hinzman is the interim Vice Chancellor for Research at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Razor-lined boxcar marks Hungary's new border many of those being ordered off the train, he wasn't certain what country he had reached.Earlier, German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel raised his country's already eye-popping projection on the number of newcomers it expects to shelter...
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UN warns Hungary it faces a wave of 42,000 more migrants

...Germany, the nation accepting the greatest number by far.Germany already expects to take in 800,000 this year, and Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said Tuesday it could take a further 1 million over the next two years. Many other EU members have...
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Condemned UAS cabin torched for fire training

...cabin had been condemned and has since been used as storage.While sad to see the "picturesque" cabin go, UAS Vice Chancellor Michael Ciri said something had to be done with it."We either needed to invest money in making it habitable, spend...
After vote win, Greece looks to rebuild talks

...spokesman Martin Jaeger said Germany's "position is well-known ... a debt cut is not an issue for us."German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said Europe should be preparing to help Greeks with humanitarian assistance."The situation that...
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Little log cabin to get torched

...Rescue, which plans on torching it next weekend."It makes me a little bit sad because it is picturesque," UAS Vice Chancellor Michael Ciri said Wednesday, "But we really needed to do something different with it.""We either needed to invest...
Facing cuts, UA mulls program eliminations

...this year - state general funds will pay for half of that, but the university system has to raise the rest, UAS Vice Chancellor Michael Ciri said."So unless we can show that we can earn more money, it's always a budget cut," he said...


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