Academic journal

Writing an impactful research program as a CSR initiative

The Research and Publishing Unit of the Faculty of Management Studies, University of Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka, recently concluded the Writing Impactful Research program with great success. “Writing Impactful Research” is a four-month research program offered by the Faculty of Management Studies in collaboration with Emerald Publishing and College of Healthcare Management and Economics, Gulf Medical […]

Academic journal

Spanish judge cancels backup site for disputed Hawaii telescope – The Journal

A court ruling from Spain halted an alternative project to build a giant telescope in the Canary Islands instead of a preferred site in Hawaii where it faces opposition from native Hawaiians. MADRID (AP) – A Spanish judge in a decision hailed by environmentalists halted backup plans for the construction of a giant telescope in […]

Human language

First-generation student reconnects with Serbian roots, advocates for queer migrants

25 August 2021 The Melikian Center Institute of Critical Languages, in its 30th year of offering summer courses in less taught languages, is raising funds to support the future of one of its programs. The institute offers a year of language learning condensed into a few weeks of intensive teaching, providing access to languages ​​not […]

Academic journal

Edgewood Boys’ Golf Team Wins First Division 2 Academic Honor | Golf

Madison Edgewood’s boys’ golf team received a gold medal in WIAA Division 2 for their academic performance in 2021. Jim Polzin is announced as the columnist for Lee Sports Wisconsin, where he will write stories covering all levels of sports statewide. Partner: WisconsinPrepZone.com The Wisconsin Golf Coaches Association recently announced the recipients of the ninth […]

Human technology

Reviews | Could cyber warfare make the world a safer place?

Consider Nitro Zeus. In the late 2000s, as The Times reported, the US government devised a comprehensive cyber attack plan that would disable sections of Iran’s air defenses, communications systems, and power grid. The plan provided President Barack Obama with a non-lethal means to neutralize Iranian military resources in case negotiations to end the country’s […]

Human language

District attorney’s office lacks objectivity in Smart case

The San Luis Obispo district attorney’s office should be barred from prosecuting Paul and Ruben Flores over the murder of Kristin Smart, defense attorneys said in a motion filed Wednesday. Paul Flores’ attorney Robert Sanger said there is a conflict of interest within the district attorney’s office that would prevent a fair trial for their […]

Human communication

Communicating about climate change has never been more important, and this IPCC report makes no noise

On Monday, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released the first installment of its sixth assessment report. As expected, the report makes the reading gloomy. He found that all regions of the world are already experiencing the impacts of climate change and that his projections of warming range from frightening to unimaginable. But the […]

Human language

The College of Health and Human Development appoints the summer 2021 student marshal

Shane McElwee, son of Charles and Kathleen McElwee of Hummelstown, Pa., Will be the Field Marshal of the College of Health and Human Development at the Summer Opening Ceremony at Penn State on August 14. McElwee will earn a bachelor’s degree in bio-behavioral health. McElwee conducted research with Assistant Professor of Nursing Cara Exten examining […]

Human technology

Washington wakes up under the influence of crypto amid the fight against infrastructure

Unlike Wall Street banks, the industry has been able to entice thousands of crypto enthusiasts on social media to join the battle by providing a real-time game of Senate negotiations. Jack Dorsey, the senior executive at financial payments firm Square, called on his 5.6 million Twitter followers to fight billing language which he called “impractical.” […]

Human language

Pastor Mensa Otabil advocates industrial revolution for African youth

“This is the most important moment for the economic emancipation of Africa and the entrepreneurial empowerment of its young men and women,” said Pastor Mensa Otabil. Delivering a message titled “It is coming down” at the 2021 Great Works Conference, the pastor and motivational speaker recalled the biblical account of God leading the Israelites through […]

Academic journal

Scientific journal in turmoil of ethical concerns over Chinese genetics papers

The Chinese national flag flies in front of a mosque in the Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar in China, January 3, 2019. Photo: Reuters / Ben Blanchard New Delhi: A scientific journal has been hit with a string of resignations after publishing several controversial articles that critics say could be used to profile and persecute ethnic […]

Human technology

Discovery of a Viking “amulet factory” forces us to rethink enigmatic artefacts

Mysterious and ancient female figurines have been found by the dozen across Denmark, and as far as England and Russia: inch-long bronze depictions of women with long hair, often wearing crested helmets and long robes, and armed with shields and swords. Small amulets date back over a thousand years to the height of the Viking […]