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 2018-04-24 20:06 

The Globe and Mail

To succeed in the world of AI, business must collaborate with academia...

The partnership between universities and industry will need to be focused on growing a generation of 'translational talent' from a teamwork of AI developers and industry experts...

 2018-04-23 23:46 

Daily Times

LSE's conference on CPEC 'a bid to bridge academia, industry divide'...

Lahore: The 6th Annual Business Research Conference of Lahore School of Economics on "Managing Business in Pakistan with an Emphasis on CPEC related Opportunities and Challenges" took place over the last weekend. The two-day conference included sp...

 2018-04-23 20:38 

Christian Science Monitor

At college decision time, conservatives face tough choices...

Amid a growing feeling on the right that academia is shutting out conservative perspectives, new institutions are cropping up around the country to provide alternatives. But some students find that engaging with liberal ideas hones their own viewpoints....

 2018-04-23 19:00 

Jihad Watch

Fresno State prof praises plane hijackers, calls for acts of terrorism against "Spencer"...

This is what passes for a professor these days. This is academia in the U.S., 2018. If Fresno State lets Jarrar go for her vile statements about Barbara Bush, maybe Stanford will be able to snatch her up, but there is certain to be a bidding war. Meanwhil...

 2018-04-22 20:14 

CBC

'Every plant and animal is useful to us': Indigenous professor re-thinking how we deal with invasive species...

Nicholas Reo, an assistant professor at Dartmouth College, is bringing Indigenous ways of understanding invasive plants and animal species into academia....

 2018-04-22 11:05 

Los Angeles Times

Want to better understand the Trump presidency? Give 'Moby-Dick' another read...

I've gleaned the most insight about the president not from the realms of journalism or academia, but from literature....

 2018-04-20 13:06 

Korea Times

Making academia matter again...

Academic freedom is a precious commodity, critical to ensure that discovery of the truth is not encumbered by political or ideological forces....

 2018-04-19 17:37 

Denver Post

Denver on short list for new Army HQ to draw on technology and innovation of academia and business...

The Army has named Denver as a finalist for a new command site that will draw on the area's academic and business resources to help modernize its operations....

 2018-04-19 17:31 

China Post

Wu Maw-kuen sworn in as education minister, addresses controversies...

Wu Maw-kuen (), a member of Taiwan's top research institute Academia Sinica, took office as the new minister of education Thursday....

 2018-04-19 09:15 

Central News Agency

Wu Maw-kuen sworn in as education minister, addresses controversies...

Taipei, April 19 (CNA) Wu Maw-kuen (), a member of Taiwan's top research institute Academia Sinica, took office as the new minister of education Thursday....

 2018-04-18 20:43 

Sputnik International

US Navy: China Exploiting Academia, US Contractors to Steal Technology...

As the Chinese armed forces continue modernizing at an unprecedented clip, a top US military official has accused Beijing of stealing US technology "in just about every domain" by taking advantage of defense contractors' vulnerabilities and em...

 2018-04-18 16:21 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

China, Vietnam biggest sources of litter: study...

Research conducted by Academia Sinica members on Pratas Island (Dongsha Island, ) in the South China Sea released yesterday showed that China and Vietnam are the main sources of huge amounts of ocean litter that reach the Taiwan-controlled island each yea...

 2018-04-18 12:06 

Central News Agency

China, Vietnam main sources of litter on Dongsha Island: research...

Taipei, April 18 (CNA) Research conducted by Academia Sinica scholars on Taiwan-controlled Dongsha Island in the South China Sea indicates huge amounts of ocean litter reach the remote island every year, with China and Vietnam the main points of origin....

 2018-04-18 10:38 

Nature

Science must rise up to support people like me...

Institutions could do more to support researchers who have disabilities, says Aaron Schaal....

 2018-04-17 17:48 

Oman Observer

KO invited to speak on Social Entrepreneurship...

MUSCAT: Knowledge Oman (KO), the leading community knowledge-sharing initiative, has been invited by Al Sharqiyah University to deliver a workshop The post KO invited to speak on Social Entrepreneurship appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-04-17 17:26 

Hindustan Times

Law panel seeks statute tweak for simultaneous polls...

Opting for a wider debate on the issue, the panel decided to invite suggestions from the people as well as stakeholders from political parties, academia, and constitutional experts among others....

 2018-04-17 16:32 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

KMT urges Wu Maw-kuen probe...

Academia Sinica member Wu Maw-kuen (), who is to take office as minister of education tomorrow, has worked as an adviser at the Chinese Academy of Sciences and another government-funded research institution in China, two Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) me...

 2018-04-17 16:00 

Space.com

Scientists and Entrepreneurs Lobby for NASA Lunar Program...

As congressional appropriators prepare to review NASA's latest budget request, a group from academia and industry are seeking support for a lunar exploration initiative included in the proposal....

 2018-04-17 13:26 

Publika.MD - Ştiri

Moldova ICT Summit 2018 to aim at Information Technology in Education...

Moldova IT Summit 2018 will gather government, academia, development partners and renowned international experts on April 23 at the Tekwill Center, starting at 9:00. Citete mai departe......

 2018-04-17 10:58 

Central News Agency

Education minister-designate questioned over China trips...

Taipei, April 17 (CNA) One day after the announcement that Academia Sinica academician Wu Maw-kuen () will be the next minister of education, questions were raised Tuesday about his activities in China after the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) accused him of ...

 2018-04-16 17:28 

Newsweek.com

'My Hero Academia' 179 Spoilers: Gentle's Backstory Revealed...

The latest chapter of "My Hero Academia" reveals Gentle's backstory and why he turned to villainy....

 2018-04-16 16:06 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

Physicist named new education minister...

Academia Sinica member Wu Maw-kuen () has been appointed minister of education, Cabinet spokesman Hsu Kuo-yung () announced yesterday....

 2018-04-16 12:05 

Central News Agency

Academia Sinica academician appointed minister of education...

Taipei, April 16 (CNA) Wu Maw-kuen (), an academician at Academia Sinica, Taiwan's top research institute, has been appointed as education minister, Cabinet spokesman Hsu Kuo-yung () announced Monday....

 2018-04-13 21:21 

Wall Street Journal

Small Businesses: Key to the American Dream...

Leave it to big government and academia to prove why they are clueless about how innovation happens....

 2018-04-12 18:05 

Newsweek.com

'My Hero Academia' 178 Recap Spoilers: La Brava's Backstory and Quirk Revealed...

Chapter 178 of "My Hero Academia" is out now and it reveals La Brava's quirk and backstory. Here's what happened....

 2018-04-12 16:20 

The Huffington Post

How 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Brings Gender Theory Out Of Academia And Onto TV...

Gender performance goes well beyond the stage....

 2018-04-12 11:35 

Forbes

MIT'S Dr. Duane Boning Talks Leadership In Digital Age Of Operations...

MIT's Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) program brings the brightest minds in academia and business together to tackle tomorrow's challenges in manufacturing and operations. Dr. Duane Boning, co-director, talks about how my alma mater is prepari...

 2018-04-11 22:54 

Vancouver Sun

Brian Carter: Industry-academia partnership prepares shipbuilders of tomorrow...

Last month I had the pleasure of visiting the University of British Columbia and speaking with a group of students who are dedicating their studies to shipbuilding and marine engineering. Several y......

 2018-04-11 11:54 

The Register

Snubbed R Us: Microsoft eschews Vulture Consultants in Playmobil tech research...

MS 'toy lovers' create sensor mat with NFC-tagged thesps Despite a failure to consult Reg Playmobil academia, Microsoft Research has unleashed new toy findings: a playmat for little ones that combines capacitive sensing, Near Field Communication (...

 2018-04-10 14:01 

NY Times

In a Proudly Diverse Australia, White People Still Run Almost Everything...

Just 5 percent of the country's top leaders in business, government and academia have non-European backgrounds, a comprehensive study found....

 2018-04-10 13:03 

Infowars.com

Foreign Spies Target US Colleges in Search of Secrets...

But spy efforts are a two-way street, and the United States is no stranger to intelligence-gathering operations in academia...

 2018-04-10 00:16 

Gulf Times

WCM-Q event discusses innovations in research...

Strategies for bringing innovations in biomedical research to market to help diversify Qatar's economy were discussed at the second Industry Academia Alliances conference, co-ordinated by Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar (WCM-Q)....

 2018-04-09 23:44 

Gulf Times

ConocoPhillips, Tamuq conclude Qatar Process Safety Symposium...

The ninth annual Qatar Process Safety Symposium (QPSS), hosted by ConocoPhillips and Texas A&M University at Qatar, has concluded after two days of knowledge exchange between academia and industry....

 2018-04-09 23:21 

The Daily Mail

Entrepreneur Neil Mendoza to become the next head of Oriel College, Oxford...

WITH film star friends, several million in the bank and a house in Notting Hill, entrepreneur Neil Mendoza would seem an unlikely candidate for the ascetic confines of academia....

 2018-04-09 16:03 

Taipei Times

EDITORIAL: There can be no justice without truth...

The Executive Yuan on Saturday announced its final nominees for the transitional justice promotion committee, proposing that prominent Taiwanese literature academic Yang Tsui ( ), Academia Sinica ethnologist Peng Jen-yu () and former Taiwan Association fo...

 2018-04-09 13:19 

NDTV

Autonomy Will Commoditise Academia: Prabhat Patnaik...

Prof. Patnaik also said 'products of this commoditisation will simply be commodities neatly packaged for the market'....

 2018-04-09 08:00 

Fox News

Hollywood's blatant discrimination -- no conservatives nor Christians need apply...

Discrimination and blacklisting against conservative and Christian thought in Hollywood, in music, in the mainstream media, and in academia has gone well beyond anything seen in the "McCarthy Era."...

 2018-04-08 20:03 

Times of Israel

Special stamp tries to sum up 70 years of Israel's achievements...

Postal service to commemorate Israeli inventions, such as cherry tomatoes and USB memory sticks, and nod to fields of excellence: science, agriculture, academia, and businessPostal service to commemorate Israeli inventions, such as cherry tomatoes and USB...

 2018-04-07 16:03 

Taipei Times

EDITORIAL: Empowering others to help Taiwan...

Three-time Norwegian prime minister and former WHO director-general Gro Harlem Brundtland on Monday spoke at Academia Sinica about her struggles to help Taiwan during the 2003 SARS epidemic in the face of Chinese pressure....

 2018-04-07 15:10 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

From professor-in-waiting to florist: Why some PhDs are quitting academia for unconventional jobs...

They've come a long way from the sciences and humanities. A florist, an instrument maker, a carpenter and a bike shop owner on why they, like so many others, said goodbye to academia, and how they built their "post-ac" lives....

 2018-04-07 09:09 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

From professor-in-waiting to flower designer: Why some PhDs are quitting academia for unconventional jobs...

They've come a long way from the sciences and humanities. A florist, an instrument maker, a carpenter and a bike shop owner on why they, like so many others, said goodbye to academia, and how they built their "post-ac" lives....

 2018-04-06 14:54 

Newsweek.com

How to Watch 'My Hero Academia' Season 3 Online: When & Where Do New Episodes Air?...

With the third season of "My Hero Academia" premiering on April 7, here are all the options to watch it online....

 2018-04-06 04:00 

Herald Scotland

Case Study: 'As you move up the ladder meetings are increasingly male dominated'...

AS Sarah Pedersen has risen through the ranks of academia from humble tutor to professor the number of women at the meetings and conferences she attends has declined noticeably....

 2018-04-06 02:45 

GeekWire

Working Geek: M3 Biotechnology CEO Leen Kawas on shifting from academia to startups...

What do babies and startups have in common? "When you think everything is perfect, the next day something happens," said Leen Kawas, CEO and president of Seattle's M3 Biotechnology — and a new mom. Perhaps the baby stops sleeping through...

 2018-04-06 01:33 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

No place for disruptive political protests at Chinese University, new president says...

The president of the second oldest university in Hong Kong has once again stressed that the campus is a place for academia and knowledge, not one for political wrestling.In a wide-ranging interview, the first since his new appointment, Dr Rocky Tuan Sung-...

 2018-04-04 12:52 

Hindustan Times

What the UGC ruling on plagiarism means for Indian academia...

In many ways, India's attitude towards copying and pasting of content exemplifies the stand it usually takes on IPR-related issues such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, designs and geographical indications, which has consistently fallen short of in...

 2018-04-03 13:04 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Duluth accepting applications for Hispanic Police Academy...

El Departamento de Polica de Duluth est aceptando solicitudes para la Academia de Po......

 2018-04-03 09:38 

Inquisitr

'My Hero Academia' Season 3's New Key Art, Episode 1 Synopsis Revealed...

Just a couple of days away, fans will finally see new episodes of My Hero Academia Season 3. With that, details about the anime series, which is based on the Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Khei Horikoshi, are now emerging. In fact, Episo...

 2018-04-02 16:18 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

Academia Sinica to probe papers by disgraced scientist...

Academia Sinica will examine research papers published in Taiwan by Chen Ching-shih () following Ohio State University's (OSU) report that Chen had falsified research data while working at the school, Academia Sinica President James Liao () said yeste...

 2018-04-02 15:19 

Wall Street Journal

Why Is Such Sensible Advice Labeled Racist?...

Unfortunately, in today's politically correct environment, promoting these values brings opprobrium, charges of racism and the loss of one's job in academia....

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