Tenure track instructors in the Mathematics Department have duties in both teaching and governance. Candidates should be committed to improving student education both directly (through high-impact and effective instruction) and indirectly (through service to the department, college and community aim ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 11:05AM
One of Alabama State University's acclaimed experts on cancer research and its director of the ASU Cancer Biology Research and Training (CBRT) - Dr. Manoj Mishra - has received a grant to teach a course on Cancer Health Disparity at the Global Initiatives of Academic Network Program (GIAN) in India ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 11:00AM
Virgil Davison, one of four from Xavier University of Louisiana in double figures, scored 20 points Wednesday to lead the Gold Rush in an 83-71 men's basketball victory against Carver.
Davison made a season-high-tying five 3-pointers to help the Gold Rush (7-4) snap a two-game losing streak ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 10:53AM
International students with legal status in the United States should not be worried about the new travel ban, says a public policy expert at Tennessee State University.
Dr. Michael Harris, dean of the College of Public Service and a longtime expert on Middle Eastern polit ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 10:49AM
Prior to speaking to the 142nd graduating class of Alabama Agricultural & Mechanical University on December 8 at the Von Braun Center, Dr. Leslie Pollard, President of Oakwood University, was awarded the Presidential Medallion of Alabama A&M University, for "Influential and Innovative Leadership."
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 10:32AM
Delaware State University will hold its annual December Commencement at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16 in the Memorial Hall Gymnasium.
Media representatives who plan to cover the graduation ceremony, should contact Carlos Holmes on his mobile phone at (302) 399-5972 upon arriving at the campus to arra ...
Posted Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 10:28AM
Do you dread being asked to stand up in front of the class and read something, whether it is something out of a book or a paper you have written yourself? As long as this fright isn’t completely debilitating, it isn’t going to take years of psycholog ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 2:40PM
Welcome to the 14th installment of our blog series “My Path to Google.” These are real stories from Googlers, interns, and alumni highlighting how they got to Google, what their roles are like, and even some tips on how to prepare for interviews.
Today’s post is all about Julius Adebayo. Read on ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 2:35PM
Growing up on Chicago’s south side, Modteets Williams dreamed of achieving fame and fortune as a professional basketball player.
These days, Williams sees entrepreneurship as his path to success, and he’s traded in his basketball sneakers for a business plan.
Williams opened Mod’s Market, ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 1:24PM
Five MEC students were selected to attend the recent Thurgood Marshall Leadership Institute in Washington, D.C. and two of them found positions through the award-winning national program.
The Institute exists to develop students’ leadership skills, create a community of scholars and provide compa ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 1:18PM
When I was an undergraduate student, I had to take 5 classes in a foreign language to complete my degree.
I took classes in Spanish, classical Latin, and ancient Greek to fulfill my requirement – and needless to say – Im glad thats over with.
Ive literally spent hundreds of hours memorizing ve ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 12:48PM
On Doing Less to Get More
Jocko Willink is an intimidating looking man (see above). He’s also intimidatingly impressive. He’s a former Navy Seal who was awarded a Bronze and Silver Star in Iraq while leading Task Force Bruiser: the most decorated special forces unit in that war. He recently wrote ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 12:32PM
As you all know, I’m fond of financial scorecards. While admitting their limitations, I like numbers and tools that allow you to compare your financial progress with other people.
I like credit scores, for instance, because they put a number on how you handle money — a number you can compare to A ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 12:27PM
Helping a family member or friend with medicine can raise many questions and concerns—especially when more than 1 medicine is involved. Your first stop for finding answers to these questions? The health care provider. Use this list of questions to get the dialogue rolling. Bring a notebook and pen w ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 12:13PM
Always be sure to check with your health care provider before beginning any activity plan or increasing your activity.
It always helps to ask:
What activities are right for me?
How much should I do each day?
How many days a week?
It's also important to ask him or her what ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 12:07PM
What is portion control?
Portion control is knowing and managing how much you eat. This may help you better manage your weight and your diabetes.
Manage portion control by dividing the plate
One way to get started is by using a dinner plate and dividing it into portion sizes:
Use a 9 ...
Posted Wednesday, December 13th 2017 at 12:04PM
Originally from the Bahamas, Aliyah “Mamapain” Najm found her passion for cuisine while working at her parents’ restaurant. She eventually moved to Tallahassee, Florida where she and her then husband opened a seafood restaurant. Aliyah quickly became ...
Posted Tuesday, December 12th 2017 at 10:58AM
The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota seeks a self-motivated, creative, and experienced Staff Attorney to focus on policing practices, voting-rights restoration, impact litigation and general litigation. The Staff Attorney reports to the Le ...
Posted Monday, December 11th 2017 at 1:43PM
The Experiment in International Living is currently hiring exceptional professional individuals to serve as Group Leaders to guide our summer 2018 programs in over 26 countries worldwide!
The Experiment, the founding program of World Learning, ha ...
Posted Monday, December 11th 2017 at 1:14PM
The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering at Florida A&M University- Florida State University College of Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of optimization. The preferred candidate would ...
Posted Monday, December 11th 2017 at 1:11PM
BY ANTON LUCANUS
There has been an increased discussion about the relevance of GPA after graduation, specifically a Bachelor’s/Undergraduate degree. Most articles, however, offer only a one-sided opinion – some justify its importance, while others ...
Posted Monday, December 11th 2017 at 12:03PM
The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering at Florida A&M University- Florida State University College of Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of systems engineering. The preferred candidate ...
Posted Friday, December 8th 2017 at 10:09AM
Open Until Filled
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival is seeking a dynamic and experienced Safety, Health, & Wellness Manager to support our 500 employees working in a wide variety of environments. The successful candidate for this position will develop and manage emergency preparedness plans; admini ...
Posted Thursday, December 7th 2017 at 1:40PM
Berkeley Lab is looking for a dynamic leader to serve as Director of the Advanced Light Source.
The Advanced Light Source (ALS) is a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science national scientific user facility. The ALS's excellent scientific reputation, expert staff, and capabilities in th ...
Posted Thursday, December 7th 2017 at 1:33PM