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Art and Design - History / Archeology - 28.09.2009
Henry T. Hopkins: Retired art department chair, Hammer director
Henry T. Hopkins, a prominent leader in the arts who at various times led the Hammer Museum at UCLA and the San Francisco Museum of Art ? which was renamed the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art during his stewardship ? has died.

History / Archeology - 24.09.2009
Birmingham Archaeology uncovers the largest hoard of Anglo Saxon Gold ever found
Thursday 24 September marks an unprecedented announcement of the largest ever discovery of Anglo Saxon Gold, investigated by Birmingham Archaeology, part of Institute of Archaeology and Antiquity in the University's College of Arts and Law. The hoard was discovered by Terry Herbert, who was detecting on private farmland with the written consent of the landowner.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 23.09.2009
Caroline Elkins Named Professor of History
Cambridge, Mass. September 23, 2009 - Historian Caroline Elkins, who received a Pulitzer Prize in 2006 for her book "Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya," has been named professor of history at Harvard University, effective July 1, 2009.

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 13.09.2009
Curtain raised on enigmatic lives of theatre producers
A unique evening of in-depth interviews, shedding light on the most powerful people in theatre over the past fifty years, will take place at the British Library next week (14 September 2009).

History / Archeology - Health - 03.09.2009

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 27.08.2009

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 27.08.2009

History / Archeology - 12.08.2009
Multiple approaches needed to resolve conflict in northern Uganda
Multiple approaches involving local and international agents are needed to resolve the conflict in northern Uganda, research from the University of Birmingham reveals.

History / Archeology - Law - 29.07.2009
Human Resource Managers, Not Legislatures or Courts, Defined Equal Opportunity and Discrimination in the Workplace
Cambridge, Mass. July 29, 2009 - New research from Harvard University traces the history of how human resource managers, not legislatures or courts, have defined equal opportunity and anti-discrimination policies in the workplace.

History / Archeology - 27.07.2009
Warlords threaten state-building in Africa
The enduring presence of warlords in Africa, and the influence of their international supporters threaten the process of state-building in the region, according to research at the University of Birmingham.

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 24.07.2009
Melissa McCormick Named Professor of Japanese Art and Culture
Cambridge, Mass. July 24, 2009 - Melissa McCormick, a scholar whose broad study of medieval Japanese art draws upon literary, gender, religious, and cultural studies, has been named professor of Japanese art and culture in Harvard University's Faculty of Arts and Sciences, effective July 1, 2009.

History / Archeology - Business / Economics - 17.07.2009
Women Promoting Community Cohesion
Many Muslim women are now actively involved in fighting Islamophobia and also working hard to promote community cohesion, according to research at the University of Birmingham.

History / Archeology - 08.07.2009
Ancient copies of the Qur’an available online for the first time
Two of the oldest known copies of the Qur'an will be available to researchers and scholars across the world today (July 8th 2009) - as part of a major project to digitise one of the richest collections of Eastern manuscripts.

History / Archeology - 07.07.2009
Annual Giving campaign raises $44.6 million
Princeton - Princeton The 2008-09 Annual Giving campaign raised $44,597,633 - the third highest total in Princeton's history - with 57.7 percent of undergraduate alumni participating.

History / Archeology - 06.07.2009
The world’s oldest bible reunited online
A remarkable collaboration between institutions in the UK, Germany, Egypt, and Russia has succeeded in reuniting virtually more than 800 pages and fragments from the world's oldest surviving Christian bible, Codex Sinaiticus.

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 22.06.2009
Library receives books on Islamic Studies
The University of Birmingham library has received a donation of over three thousand books on Islamic Studies.

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 12.06.2009
Sevcenko Named Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures
Cambridge, Mass. June 12, 2009 - Nicolau Sevcenko, widely regarded as one of the world's leading authorities on the cultural history of Brazil, has been appointed professor of Romance languages and literatures in Harvard University's Faculty of Arts and Sciences, effective Jan.

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 12.06.2009
Damrosch Named Professor of Comparative Literature
Cambridge, Mass. June 12, 2009 - David Damrosch, a scholar of world literature, has been appointed professor of comparative literature in Harvard University's Faculty of Arts and Sciences, effective July 1, 2009.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 08.06.2009
Fowler exhibition tells story of tea through art from Asia, Europe, U.S.
Hot or iced, bagged or loose, black or green ? enjoying a cup of tea, whatever form it takes, is an act performed at least 3 billion times a day the world over.

History / Archeology - Earth Sciences - 08.06.2009
Bone bed tells of life along California's ancient coastline
Bone bed tells of life along California's ancient coastline
Randy Irmis of the University of Utah and Jere Lipps of UC Berkeley excavate fossils from the bone bed at Sharktooth Hill in 2008.

Life Sciences - History / Archeology - 04.06.2009
High population density triggers cultural explosions
Increasing population density, rather than boosts in brain-power, appears to have catalysed the emergence of modern human behaviour, according to a new study by UCL scientists published .

Life Sciences - History / Archeology - 04.06.2009
High population density triggers cultural explosions
Increasing population density, rather than boosts in brain-power, appears to have catalysed the emergence of modern human behaviour, according to a new study by UCL scientists published .

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 04.06.2009
Harvard University Announces Groundbreaking Professorship in LGBT Studies
Cambridge, Mass. June 4, 2009 Harvard University today announced that it has received a $1.5 million gift from the Harvard Gay & Lesbian Caucus (HGLC) to endow the F. O.

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 02.06.2009
Four faculty members recognized for outstanding teaching
Four Princeton faculty members received President's Awards for Distinguished Teaching at Commencement ceremonies June 2.

Business / Economics - History / Archeology - 31.05.2009
2009 Baccalaureate Remarks
Abridged remarks by U.S. Army Gen. David Petraeus, as provided to the University Baccalaureate May 31, 2009 Delivered to the Princeton University Class of 2009 Good afternoon and thank you for that warm welcome.

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 28.05.2009
Writers Explore New Directions in African and Caribbean Writing
African writers should provide alternatives to the media's negative narrative on the continent, according to literary experts who converged at the University of Birmingham.

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 19.05.2009

History / Archeology - Event - 15.05.2009

History / Archeology - 11.05.2009
Race to preserve the world's oldest submerged town
Race to preserve the world’s oldest submerged town
PA 128/09 The oldest submerged town in the world is about to give up its secrets — with the help of equipment that could revolutionise underwater archaeology. The ancient town of Pavlopetri lies in three to four metres of water just off the coast of southern Laconia in Greece. The ruins date from at least 2800 BC through to intact buildings, courtyards, streets, chamber tombs and some thirty-seven cist graves which are thought to belong to the Mycenaean period (c.1680-1180 BC).

History / Archeology - Health - 04.05.2009
Launch of The Children of Craig-y-nos : a tuberculosis history
The Children of Craig-y-nos: Life in a Welsh Tuberculosis Sanatorium, 1922-1959 , co-authored by Carole Reeves of the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, was launched on 1 May at Craig-y-nos Castle.

History / Archeology - Health - 04.05.2009
Launch of The Children of Craig-y-nos : a tuberculosis history
The Children of Craig-y-nos: Life in a Welsh Tuberculosis Sanatorium, 1922-1959 , co-authored by Carole Reeves of the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, was launched on 1 May at Craig-y-nos Castle.

History / Archeology - 04.05.2009
Religious Pluralism is good for Africa - Study
Religious pluralism in sub-Saharan Africa can promote rather than impede development and democracy in that region, according to research findings presented at the University of Birmingham. Robert Dowd, from the University of Notre Dame, presented ‘Christianity, Islam and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Nigeria, Senegal and Uganda' at the annual seminar coordinated by the Religions and Development Research Programme, University of Birmingham.

History / Archeology - Media - 04.05.2009
Mit moderner Logik die Welt verbessern
Zurich - University of Zurich Adrian Frey zeigt in seiner Dissertation, dass die Philosophie des so genannten Wiener Kreises – einer Gruppe von Philosophen und Wissenschaftstheoretikern – nur im kulturhistorischen Kontext zu verstehen ist.

History / Archeology - Event - 27.04.2009
Birmingham Academic Investigates Godly Love in America
A University of Birmingham academic has been awarded $150,000 (₤103,000) to investigate the concept of Godly love among Pentecostals in the United States. Mark Cartledge, from the University's Centre for Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies at the School of Philosophy, Theology and Religion, has been awarded the two-year research grant by the John Templeton Flame of Love Award.

History / Archeology - Administration - 21.04.2009
Study Looks at the Role of Religion in Development
A research partnership between India and the UK is investigating the relationship between religious beliefs and development. Academics at the University of Birmingham, the Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi and the Indian Institute of Dalit Studies are looking at how faith communities and faith based organisations have engaged with post-conflict situations in Mumbai and Ahmedabadd which experienced wide-spread communal conflict and large scale violence against the local Muslims.

History / Archeology - Business / Economics - 20.04.2009
Six Johns Hopkins Faculty Named Guggenheim Fellows
Office of News and Information Johns Hopkins University 901 South Bond Street, Suite 540 Baltimore, Maryland 21231 Phone: 443-287-9960 | Fax: 443-287-9920 Six faculty members in the Zanvyl Krieger Sc

History / Archeology - Pedagogy - 13.03.2009
Divorced not separate - Darwin and God
Divorced not separate - Darwin and God
PA /09 A hard-hitting new television documentary by a University of Nottingham academic is set to explode the myths created by extremists on both sides of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution.

Environment - History / Archeology - 08.03.2009
Green Week 2009 kicks off to encourage College community to think green
Green Week 2009 kicks off to encourage College community to think green Staff and students encouraged to take responsibility for their own environmental impact - %0A " Imperial becomes first universi

Health - History / Archeology - 02.03.2009
Podcast Series: Today’s Neuroscience, Tomorrow’s History, Part 2
The second instalment of the ‘Today's Neuroscience, Tomorrow's History' podcast series, compiled by the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, is now available for download.

Health - History / Archeology - 02.03.2009
Podcast Series: Today’s Neuroscience, Tomorrow’s History, Part 2
The second instalment of the ‘Today's Neuroscience, Tomorrow's History' podcast series, compiled by the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, is now available for download.

Health - History / Archeology - 23.02.2009
Babies born in pollen and mold seasons have greater odds of developing asthma symptoms
BERKELEY — Newborns whose first few months of life coincide with high pollen and mold seasons are at increased risk of developing early symptoms of asthma, suggests a new study led by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley. Researchers found that children born in the high mold season, which generally encompasses the fall and winter months, have three times the odds of developing wheezing - often an early sign of asthma - by age 2 compared with those born at other times of the year.

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 10.02.2009
UCLA team creates virtual library of medieval manuscripts
Assistant professor of English Matthew Fisher is the architect of the Catalogue of Digitized Medieval Manuscripts.

History / Archeology - 06.02.2009
Symposium focuses on defining the black experience
A symposium designed to highlight important developments and achievements of black people in America will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb.

Life Sciences - History / Archeology - 02.02.2009
Groundbreaking human evolution book launch to kick start Imperial’s Darwin bicentenary celebrations
Groundbreaking human evolution book launch to kick start Imperial's Darwin bicentenary celebrations Leading authors launch new book at Imperial event Imperial College London media invitation For imme

Environment - History / Archeology - 22.01.2009
New Imperial studentships established to help scientists train for a career in the media
New Imperial studentships established to help scientists train for a career in the media Young scientists encouraged to enter the broadcast industry to improve science communication - %0A " Friday 23

History / Archeology - 22.01.2009
Egypt Today Web Site Follows Archaeologists’ Return to the Bottom of Mut Temple’s Sacred Lake
Office of News and Information Johns Hopkins University 901 South Bond Street, Suite 540 Baltimore, Maryland 21231 Phone: 443-287-9960 | Fax: 443-287-9920 Follow along online as Johns Hopkins Univers

History / Archeology - Administration - 09.01.2009
Johns Hopkins Conference to Mark NAACP Centennial
Office of News and Information Johns Hopkins University 901 South Bond Street, Suite 540 Baltimore, Maryland 21231 Phone: 443-287-9960 | Fax: 443-287-9920 The Center for Africana Studies at the Johns
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