Sample records for annual pittsburgh conference

  1. Proceedings, twenty-five annual international Pittsburgh coal conference

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    NONE

    2008-07-01

    The conference theme was 'coal - energy, environment and sustainable development'. The topics covered energy and environmental issues, and technologies related to coal and its byproducts. These included: gasification, hydrogen from coal, combustion technologies, coal production and preparation, synthesis of liquid fuels, gas turbines and fuel cells for synthesis gas and hydrogen applications, coal chemistry and geosciences, global climate change, underground coal gasification, environmental control technologies, and coal utilization byproducts.

  2. Proceedings of the Pittsburgh conference

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    Not Available

    1991-01-01

    These abstracts represent the state-of-the-art in Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy and should be a valuable addition to your technical files. This volume is distributed only to the registrants of the 1991 Pittsburgh Conference and Exposition and therefore does not constitute a publication. This volume is not for sale nor does the Pittsburgh Conference permit abstraction of its contents.

  3. Perspectives on Art Therapy: The Proceedings of the Pittsburgh Conference on Art Therapy (2nd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 20, 1977).

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    Roth, Ellen A., Ed.; Rubin, Judith A., Ed.

    The proceedings of the 2nd annual Pittsburgh Conference on Art Therapy (with handicapped persons) consists of 44 items including full length papers, summaries of previously published papers, descriptions of workshops, and a limited number of abstracts (submitted by those who chose not to present a paper or workshop description). The papers are…

  4. Art, Science & Visual Literacy: Selected Readings from the Annual Conference of the International Visual Literacy Association (24th, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 30-October 4, 1992).

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    Braden, Roberts A., Ed.; And Others

    Following an introductory paper on Pittsburgh and the arts, 57 conference papers are presented under the following four major categories: (1) "Imagery, Science and the Arts," including discovery in art and science, technology and art, visual design of newspapers, multimedia science education, science learning and interactive videodisc technology,…

  5. Literacy: Traditional, Cultural, Technological. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship (23rd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, July 17-22, 1994).

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    International Association of School Librarianship, Kalamazoo, MI.

    Themes of the 23rd Annual International Association of School Librarianship conference included "Traditional Literacy,""The Current Status of Libraries,""Literacy in a Technological World," and "Preserving Cultural and Historical Literacy." The following papers were presented at the conference: (1) "Bunko: Private Mini-Libraries for Children in…

  6. TWELFTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON CARBON CAPTURE, UTILIZATION AND SEQUESTRATION MAY 1316, 2013 DAVID L. Lawrence Convention Center Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Page1

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    Mohaghegh, Shahab

    TWELFTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON CARBON CAPTURE, UTILIZATION AND SEQUESTRATION MAY 1316 approaches of CCS. The main concern for a geologic carbon dioxide (CO2) sequestration is sustained of CO2 Sequestration in Deep Saline Reservoir, Citronelle Dome, USA S.Alireza Haghighat1 , Shahab D

  7. Bridges to the Future: Building Linkages for Institutional Research. North East Association for Institutional Research Annual Conference Proceedings (27th, Pittsburgh, PA, November 4-7, 2000).

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    North East Association for Institutional Research.

    This document contains papers, summaries of panel presentations, and work share meetings from the annual conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research. The papers are: (1) "The Influence of Personality Traits, Pre-College Characteristics, and Co-Curricular Experiences on College Outcomes" (Karen W. Bauer); (2) "Threading the…

  8. Conference Announcement Annual International Conference

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    Das, Bijoy Krishna

    Conference Announcement 17th Annual International Conference of the Society of Operations/Rejection: 30th October 2013 Doctoral Consortium: 20th December 2013 Main conference: 21st and 22nd December For any queries, please contact us at som2013@pallava.iitm.ac.in Conference co-chairs Rahul R Marathe

  9. Annual Conference Abstracts

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    Journal of Engineering Education, 1972

    1972-01-01

    Includes abstracts of papers presented at the 80th Annual Conference of the American Society for Engineering Education. The broad areas include aerospace, affiliate and associate member council, agricultural engineering, biomedical engineering, continuing engineering studies, chemical engineering, civil engineering, computers, cooperative…

  10. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems, Pittsburgh, May 1993. Proxy-Based Authorization and Accounting

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    Neuman, Clifford

    1993. Proxy-Based Authorization and Accounting for Distributed Systems B. Cli ord Neuman Information on distributed authorization and accounting. Integration of the described mechanisms with existing authenticaProceedings of the 13th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems, Pittsburgh, May

  11. Proceedings of NHA Annual Conferences

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    Debbi L. Smith

    2004-06-30

    The Proceedings of "Hydrogen: A Clean Energy Choice" and the 16th Annual U.S. Hydrogen Conference, "Partnering for the Global Hydrogen Future" include the presentations of high-level keynote speakers from the U.S. Department of Energy, the state government of California, Ambassadors and Executives of large corporations and emerging companies all presenting their vision on a future fueled by hydrogen. Parallel technical sessions informed attendees of developments in hydrogen technology R&D, commercial product development and market readiness. Persentations of the Student Design Competition Finalists are also included.

  12. ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN ASSOCIATION OF BOTANISTS (SAAB)

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    THE 38TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN ASSOCIATION OF BOTANISTS (SAAB) Prepared by Michael Mbenoun Delegates attending the 38th annual conference of the South African Association of Botanists (SAABth annual conference of the South African Association of Botanists (SAAB). The theme

  13. 4th BIENNIAL THRESHOLD CONCEPTS CONFERENCE and 6th NAIRTL ANNUAL CONFERENCE

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    O'Mahony, Donal E.

    4th BIENNIAL THRESHOLD CONCEPTS CONFERENCE and 6th NAIRTL ANNUAL CONFERENCE Register at www.nairtl.ie/conference12 before May 31st Registration fee is 200 SUB-THEMES The conference programme will include oral development, and new developments in threshold concepts. PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS A pre-conference "Student

  14. Spring 2012 Newsletter Annual Virginia Network Conference

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    Virginia Tech

    . The Network has been particularly interested in identifying and developing the careers of women from diverse of those abilities; ADVANCE women's careers; LINK them to other women and mentors; and SUPPORT women in midSpring 2012 Newsletter Annual Virginia Network Conference Welcoming Kim Hobbs to the Women's Center

  15. Ninth Annual V. M. Goldschmidt Conference

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    1999-01-01

    This volume contains abstracts that have been accepted for presentation at the Ninth Annual V. M. Goldschmidt Conference, August 22-27, 1999, hosted by the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts. The meeting is a forum for presenting and discussing new chemical and isotopic measurements, experimental and theoretical results, and discoveries in geochemistry and cosmochemistry.

  16. AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND SOCIETY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW ANNUAL CONFERENCE

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    Hickman, Mark

    AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND SOCIETY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 20th ANNUAL CONFERENCE WELLINGTON, 5-7 July 2012 INTERNATIONAL LAW IN THE NEXT TWO DECADES: FORM OR SUBSTANCE? The 20th Annual Conference of Wellington. The Conference Organising Committee now invites proposals for papers to be presented

  17. Conference Report Annual Association of Pacific Rim Universities

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    Yamamoto, Hirosuke

    Conference Report 9th Annual Association of Pacific Rim Universities Doctoral Student Conference a range of topics grouped under an annual theme. The 9th APRU Doctoral Student Conference, held on July 14 Regulation of the Interstate Relations in the Situation of the Informational Asymmetry Migration, Integration

  18. Forty-eighth annual power distribution conference

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    NONE

    1995-12-31

    This book contains papers presented at the Forty-eighth Annual Power Distribution Conference held in 1995 at Austin, Texas. The topics of the papers include power quality in power distribution systems, methods to improve power quality, power system communications, automation of distribution systems, distributed data acquisition, energy efficiency in industrial plants, weather data in operation of distribution systems, detection and location of failed or failing equipment in power distribution systems, lightning and overvoltage protection, distribution cable research update, and equipment protection devices for residential power distribution systems.

  19. CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS EIGHTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON CARBON CAPTURE AND SEQUESTRATION -DOE/NETL

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    Mohaghegh, Shahab

    CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS EIGHTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON CARBON CAPTURE AND SEQUESTRATION - DOE/NETL May ON CARBON CAPTURE AND SEQUESTRATION - DOE/NETL May 4 ­ 7, 2009 Abstract Reservoir simulation is the industry

  20. Physics of Space: the 43d Annual Student Scientific Conference

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    Zakharova, P. E.; Kuznetsov, E. D.; Ostrovskii, A. B.; Salii, S. V.; Sobolev, A. M.; Kholshevnikov, K. V.; Shustov, B. M.

    2014-02-01

    The 43d annual student scientific conference "Physics of Space" aims to overcome the gap between modern scientific research and basic education in astronomy. The main purpose of the conference is to introduce the students to modern problems and directions of scientific research. The working languages of the conference are Russian and English.

  1. CALL FOR PAPERS CISS 2013 47th Annual Conference on

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    Connor, Ed

    CALL FOR PAPERS CISS 2013 47th Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems March 20, 21 (up to six pages) in the conference proceedings. No short papers will be accepted. Electronic the conference website: http://ciss.jhu.edu. Summaries should be of sufficient detail and length to permit

  2. CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Eighth Annual UVM Student Conference on

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    Hayden, Nancy J.

    CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Eighth Annual UVM Student Conference on Race, Gender, and Sexuality New DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: January 20, 2012 CONFERENCE DATE: Friday MARCH 16, 2012 Co-sponsored by: ALANA U with subject reference "RGS CONFERENCE 2012." Alternatively, visual, audio, or other physical materials may

  3. 24th Annual Student Mentoring Conference in Gerontology and Geriatrics

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    Arnold, Jonathan

    24th Annual Student Mentoring Conference in Gerontology and Geriatrics Key Note Address and Paper in Gerontology and Geriatrics Armstrong Atlantic State University College of Health Professions Health Sciences

  4. Abstracts of Papers Read at Sixteenth Annual Conference on Linguistics.

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    Macris, James, Ed.

    Abstracts of 23 addresses given at the Sixteenth Annual Conference on Linguistics are presented in this report. The papers given at the conference deal with French, American English, English, Japanese, Cantonese, Latin, and Proto-Indo-European and cover a wide variety of topics, including dialectology, form classes, grammar, and semantics. The…

  5. A.A.G. Annual Conference Participation: The Spatial Dimension.

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    Fairweather, Malcolm

    This paper analyzes the spatial patterning of participants attending four annual conferences of the Association of American Geographers (AAG). The four most recent conventions were selected for the study: Los Angeles in 1981, Louisville in 1980, Philadelphia in 1979, and New Orleans in 1980. A conference participant is defined as a person whose…

  6. Proceedings of NAWTEC16 16th Annual North American Waste-to-Energy Conference

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    Columbia University

    Proceedings of NAWTEC16 16th Annual North American Waste-to-Energy Conference May 19-21, 2008 Proceedings of NAWTEC16 16th Annual North American Waste-to-Energy Conference May 19-21, 2008, Philadelphia

  7. Twelfth annual US DOE low-level waste management conference

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    Not Available

    1990-01-01

    The papers in this document comprise the proceedings of the Department of Energy's Twelfth Annual Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, which was held in Chicago, Illinois, on August 28 and 29, 1990. General subjects addressed during the conference included: mixed waste, low-level radioactive waste tracking and transportation, public involvement, performance assessment, waste stabilization, financial assurance, waste minimization, licensing and environmental documentation, below-regulatory-concern waste, low-level radioactive waste temporary storage, current challenges, and challenges beyond 1990.

  8. Teaching of Psychology Conference: Ideas & Innovations. Proceedings from the Annual Conference (24th, Tarrytown, NY, March 19-20, 2010)

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    Howell-Carter, Marya, Ed.; Gonder, Jennifer, Ed.

    2010-01-01

    Conference proceedings of the 24th Annual Conference on the Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations, sponsored by the Psychology Department of the State University of New York at Farmingdale. The conference theme for 2010 was Fostering, Assessing, and Sustaining Student Engagement. The conference featured two keynote addresses from prominent…

  9. 4th Annual John Loeser Pain Conference Self-Management

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    Hochberg, Michael

    4th Annual John Loeser Pain Conference Self-Management of Chronic Pain: Goal, Tool, or Too Much and Pain Medicine · Office of Continuing Medical Education #12;Self-Management of Chronic Pain October 28 be able to: · Motivate and activate their patients to self- manage chronic pain · Discuss self-help tools

  10. Proceedings of the 1991 SPE annual technical conference and exhibition

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    Not Available

    1991-01-01

    This book contains the proceedings of the 1991 SDE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition with some of the following topics. A comparison of MWD and wireless steering tool guidance systems in horizontal drilling; Anger TLP; Drilling engineering overview; Safety of casing shoe test and casing shoe integrity after testing; Zero discharge design considerations for jackey drilling rigs.

  11. 6th Annual Texas Tech University Philosophy Graduate Student Conference

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    Rock, Chris

    6th Annual Texas Tech University Philosophy Graduate Student Conference Professor Remy Debes: Matt Keeler (Texas Tech) 11:00am Andrew Smith (Texas Tech), "Kant on Despising Oneself in the 2nd Critique" Commentator: Chris Corbin (Texas Tech) 1:00pm Karl Aho (Baylor), "Two Rival Versions?: Towards

  12. Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, 2007 Photo Clip Art

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    Treuille, Adrien

    photo-realistic imagery as simple and effortless as using a word-processor to create beautifully typesetComputer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, 2007 Photo Clip Art Jean-Franc¸ois Lalonde extra objects in the middle image, and 17 extra in the right image. Can you spot them all? Abstract We

  13. TERRITORIAL INTELLIGENCE AND GOVERNANCE International Annual Conference of Territorial Intelligence

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    1 TERRITORIAL INTELLIGENCE AND GOVERNANCE International Annual Conference of Territorial Intelligence Huelva (Espagne) fr. 24 to 27 octobre 2007 HEADING : IMPLICATION OF ACTORS, PEDAGOGY OF GOVERNANCE, territorial intelligence projects have been initiated since 2003. (see the regions of Lower Normandy, Lorraine

  14. Report: Third Annual Monetizing Stranded Gas Reserves Conference

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    Edward Gobina

    2000-01-01

    The Third Annual Monetizing Stranded Gas Reserves Conference was held on 7–9 December 1999 in Houston, Texas. This international event featured presentations covering the opportunities which are open to companies and organisations that are involved in using and marketing unvalued gas reserves. Some of the technologies being developed for this field use membranes, and so the presentations are worthy of

  15. Annual Midwest Regional Palliative Care Conference Thursday, April 16, 2015

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    4th Annual Midwest Regional Palliative Care Conference Agenda Thursday, April 16, 2015 7:00 ­ 9 Peltier, MD, Director, MCW Palliative Care Center 8:25 ­ 9:40 Upstream/Early Intervention Palliative Care. Multiculturalism at End-Of-Life, Allyn Swan, M.Div. MAR B. Skin Issues in the Palliative Patient, Barbara Wilson

  16. Nineteenth annual actinide separations conference: Conference program and abstracts

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    Bronson, M. [ed.

    1995-12-31

    This report contains the abstracts from the conference presentations. Sessions were divided into the following topics: Waste treatment; Spent fuel treatment; Issues and responses to Defense Nuclear Facility Safety Board 94-1; Pyrochemical technologies; Disposition technologies; and Aqueous separation technologies.

  17. Minority University-Space Interdisciplinary Network Conference Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Users' Conference

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    Harrington, James L., Jr.; Brown, Robin L.; Shukla, Pooja

    1998-01-01

    Seventh annual conference proceedings of the Minority University-SPace Interdisciplinary Network (MU-SPIN) conference. MU-SPIN is cosponsored by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and the National Science Foundation, and is a comprehensive educational initiative for Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and minority universities. MU-SPIN focuses on the transfer of advanced computer networking technologies to these institutions and their use for supporting multidisciplinary research.

  18. University of Pittsburgh Union Studies

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    Sibille, Etienne

    University of Pittsburgh European Union Studies GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE ON THE EUROPEAN UNION.ucis.pitt.edu/crees/grads_finaid.html for more information. Graduate Certificate Program European Union Center of Excellence European Studies Union Studies Graduate Certificate Program 4200-4400 Wesley W. Posvar Hall 230 South Bouquet Street

  19. Zhao, Y., and H.C. Frey, "Quantification of Uncertainty and Variability for Air Toxic Emission Factor Data Sets Containing Non-Detects," Proceedings, Annual Meeting of the Air & Waste Management Association, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2003

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    Frey, H. Christopher

    Zhao, Y., and H.C. Frey, "Quantification of Uncertainty and Variability for Air Toxic Emission Factor Data Sets Containing Non-Detects," Proceedings, Annual Meeting of the Air & Waste Management Association, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2003 1 Quantification of Uncertainty and Variability for Air Toxic Emission

  20. 51st Annual Early Childhood Conference Dr. Aimee Lee Govett: Center for Math and Science Education,

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    Karsai, Istvan

    Conference #12;K-Kids Organic Garden University School Teacher: Ms. Mary Myron 551st Annual Early Childhood they liked...very meaningful to K-Kids. · From there it was full speed ahead. 651st Annual Early Childhood #12;Results of our vote: What to plant. 1151st Annual Early Childhood Conference #12;How to use tools

  1. Ion channel targets - select biosciences' fourth annual conference.

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    Holmqvist, Mats; Maduke, Merritt

    2008-11-01

    Select Biosciences' Fourth Annual Ion Channel Targets conference brought together scientists from industry and academia who are interested in the discovery of therapeutics targeted to various ion channels implicated in human disease. Topics addressed included methodological aspects of screening for ion channel drugs, the discovery of novel inhibitors and activators of ion channels that are drug candidates, and suggestions of potential new ion channel targets. PMID:18988121

  2. 22nd Annual Transportation Research Conference Minnesota Highway Cost Allocation Study

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    Minnesota, University of

    22nd Annual Transportation Research Conference Minnesota Highway Cost Allocation Study Hao-Wei Chen Outline · Minnesota Highway Cost Allocation Tool (MHCAT) · HCA results Highway Cost Allocation (HCA) Study Transportation Research Conference Highway Taxes Evaluation · Key Concepts ­ Tax Revenue

  3. Fifth Annual Ethical Leadership Conference The Ethical Environment of Business Sustainability

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    Lin, Xiaodong

    & Stability in Sustainability Gregory Sauter, Executive Vice President, Chief Corporate Officer, AECOMFifth Annual Ethical Leadership Conference The Ethical Environment of Business Sustainability This conference will focus on three core pillars of sustainability within business profitability and excellence

  4. 2011 International Pittsburgh Coal Conference Pittsburgh, PA

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    Mohaghegh, Shahab

    . Locke, Manager, Field Services, CONSOL Energy Inc. 4000 Brownsville Road, South Park, PA 15129, USA, Thomas H. Wilson, Hema J. Siriwardane, Henry Rauch, and Shahab D. Mohaghegh West Virginia University enhanced coal bed methane (CBM) pilot test in Marshall County, West Virginia. This pilot test was developed

  5. Migration Trends Pittsburgh Region

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    Sibille, Etienne

    Migration Trends in the Pittsburgh Region 2000-2006 Christopher Briem July 2007 University of Pittsburgh UniversityCenterforSocialandUrbanResearch #12;Migration Trends in the Pittsburgh Region 2000...................................................................................................................3 3. Inter-regional Migration

  6. International Society for the Social Studies Annual Conference Proceedings (Orlando, Florida, February 25-26, 2010). Volume 2010, Issue 1

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    Russell, William Benedict, III, Ed.

    2010-01-01

    The "ISSS Annual Conference Proceedings" is a peer-reviewed professional publication published once a year following the annual conference. (Individual papers contain references.) [For the 2009 proceedings, see ED504973.

  7. Welcome from the Vice-Chancellor Professor Gordon Marshall ASE Annual Conference 2011

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    Hogan, Robin

    6 Welcome from the Vice-Chancellor Professor Gordon Marshall ASE Annual Conference 2011 Frontier is delighted, once again, to be hosting the Association for Science Education Annual Conference. Ranked among, mathematics, meteorology, food and nutrition, pharmacy, cybernetics, and agriculture. The major challenges

  8. 9th EMS Annual Meeting & 9th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM)

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    Williams, Paul

    9th EMS Annual Meeting & 9th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM) 28 September Meteorological Society 9th Annual Meeting and the 9th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology at the UK Met Office. I am very grateful to the European Meteorological Society for enabling me to attend

  9. Teaching and Learning in Review: Insights from the EDUCAUSE 2010 Annual Conference

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    Diaz, Veronica

    2010-01-01

    The teaching and learning track of the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference receives more session proposals than any other, most years numbering in the hundreds. In an effort to "gather" and synthesize the highlights from the nearly 50 teaching and learning sessions and presenters at the 2010 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference in Anaheim, California, the EDUCAUSE…

  10. Proceedings of the sixth annual conference on fossil energy materials

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    Cole, N.C.; Judkins, R.R. (comps.)

    1992-07-01

    The Sixth Annual Conference on Fossil Energy Materials was held in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on May 12--14, 1992. The meeting was sponsored by the US Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy through the Advanced Research and Technology Development (AR TD) Materials Program, and ASM International. The objective of the AR TD Materials Program is to conduct research and development on materials for longer-term fossil energy applications as well as for generic needs of various fossil fuel technologies. The management of the Program has been decentralized to the DOE Field Office, Oak Ridge with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) as the technical support contractor. The research is performed by staff members at ORNL and by a substantial number of researchers at other national laboratories, universities, and in private industry. The work is divided into the following categories: (1) ceramics, (2) development and corrosion resistance of iron aluminide, advanced austenitic and chromium-niobium alloys, and (3) technology assessment and technology transfer. This conference is held each year to review the work on all of the projects of the Program. The agenda for the meeting is given in Appendix A, and a list of attendees is presented in Appendix B. ASM International cosponsored the conference, for which we are especially grateful.

  11. 77 FR 34297 - Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; Pennsylvania; Pittsburgh-Beaver...

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    2012-06-11

    ...sites in the subject area. EPA has determined... 2.5 monitoring network for the Pittsburgh Area is adequate. First...monitors in the Pittsburgh Area were below the annual...about the monitoring network and air quality...

  12. Proceedings of the fourth annual conference on fossil energy materials

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    Judkins, R.R.; Braski, D.N. (comps.)

    1990-08-01

    The Fourth Annual Conference on Fossil Energy Materials was held in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on may 15--17, 1990. The meeting was sponsored by the US Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy through the Advanced Research and Technology Development (AR TD) Materials Program, and ASM International. The objective of the AR TD Materials Program is to conduct research and development on materials for longer-term fossil energy applications as well as for generic needs of various fossil fuel technologies. The work is divided into the following categories: (1) Ceramics, (2) New Alloys, (3) Corrosion and Erosion, and (4) Technology Assessment and Technology Transfer. Individual projects are processed separately for the data bases.

  13. University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and The Institute for Aging

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    Benos, Panayiotis "Takis"

    ) Mitochondrial Transcription, Viruses and Cancer Juan Ochoa (Nestle) Nutrition and Immunity Short fromUniversity of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and The Institute for Aging 4th Regional Translational Conference Room, UPMC Cancer Pavilion, Second Floor 5117 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232 6:30 am Stress

  14. Proceedings of the 30th Southern Conservation Agricultural Systems Conference and the 8th Annual Georgia Conservation Production Systems Training Conference, Tifton, Georgia, July 29-31, 2008

    Technology Transfer Automated Retrieval System (TEKTRAN)

    This 2008 conference to be held at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center in Tifton, GA, on 29-31 July 2008, will be a joint effort of the 30th Southern Conservation Agricultural Systems Conference (SCASC) and the 8th Annual Conservation Production Systems Training Conference (CPS...

  15. Proceedings of the fifth annual conference on fossil energy materials

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    Cole, N.C.; Judkins, R.R.

    1991-09-01

    The Fifth Annual Conference on Fossil Energy Materials was held in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on May 14--16, 1991. The meeting was sponsored by the US Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy through the Advanced Research and Technology Development (AR TD) Materials Program, and ASM International. The objective of the AR TD Materials Program is to conduct research and development on materials for longer-term fossil energy applications as well as for generic needs of various fossil fuel technologies. The management of the Program has been decentralized to the DOE Field Office, Oak Ridge with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) as the technical support contractor. The research is performed by staff members at ORNL and by a substantial number of researchers at other national laboratories, universities, and in private industry. The work is divided into the following categories: (1) Ceramics, (2) New Alloys, (3) Corrosion and Erosion, and (4) Technology Assessment and Technology Transfer. This conference is held every year to review the work on all of the projects of the Program. The agenda for the meeting is given in Appendix A, and a list of attendees is presented in Appendix B.

  16. The 10th Annual Bioassays and Bioanalytical Method Development Conference.

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    Ma, Mark; Tudan, Christopher; Koltchev, Dolly

    2015-01-01

    The 10th Annual Bioassays and Bioanalytical Method Development Conference was hosted in Boston, MA, USA on 20-22 October 2014. This meeting brought together scientists from the biopharmaceutical and life sciences industries, the regulatory agency and academia to share and discuss current trends in cell-based assays and bioanalysis, challenges and ideas for the future of the bioassays and bioanalytical method development. The experiences associated with new and innovative technologies were evaluated as well as their impact on the current bioassays methodologies and bioanalysis workflow, including quality, feasibility, outsourcing strategies and challenges, productivity and compliance. Several presentations were also provided by members of the US FDA, sharing both scientific and regulatory paradigms including a most recent update on the position of the FDA with specific aspects of the draft Bioanalytical Method Validation guidance following its review of the industry's responses. The meeting was jointly coincided with the 15th Annual Immunogenicity for Biotherapeutics meeting, allowing for attendees to also familiarize themselves with new and emerging approaches to overcome the effect of immunogenicity, in addition to investigative strategies. PMID:25826138

  17. TERRITORIAL INTELLIGENCE AND GOVERNANCE Second International Annual Conference of Territorial Intelligence

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    TERRITORIAL INTELLIGENCE AND GOVERNANCE Second International Annual Conference of Territorial Intelligence Huelva (Espagne) fr. 24 to 27 octobre 2007 1 From territorial intelligence to competitive separate situations, territorial intelligence approach in common, as a model, at the beginning

  18. 13th Annual AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research

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    The theme for this year's AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research is "From Cells to Society." This annual conference fosters collaborations between all disciplines of prevention research, accelerates the progression in the field of prevention research, and promotes awareness of the vital importance of cancer prevention in reducing cancer incidence and mortality.

  19. Conference record of the 1995 IEEE Industry Applications Society, thirtieth IAS annual meeting. Volume 1

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    NONE

    1995-12-31

    This is the conference record of the 1995 IEEE Industry Applications Conference, Thirtieth IAS annual meeting. The topics of the papers included efficiency and power control of drives, sensorless permanent magnet motor drives, advanced drive concepts, sensorless control, permanent magnet motor drives, reluctance motor drives, induction motor drives, drive applications, and magnetics and energy conversion.

  20. APS Presents Awards at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students

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    APS Education Office (American Physiological Society Education Office)

    2011-02-01

    This article is on page 18 of The Physiologist. The APS presented awards to minority undergraduate researchers and was a major conference sponsor at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, NC.

  1. Proceedings of the First Annual NRO-OSL/GSFC-ATS Rideshare Conference

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    Cutlip, William (Editor)

    1999-01-01

    This document contains the proceedings of the First Annual NRO-OSL/GSFC-ATS Rideshare Conference. The conference was held April 16-16, 1999, at the Litton/TASC Facility, Dulles, Virginia, and was co-chaired by William Cutlip, Goddard Space Flight Center Access to Space Group, and Jim Liller, National Reconnaissance Office, Office of Space Launch.

  2. Engaging the Learner. Annual Instructional Technology Conference (12th, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, April 1-3, 2007)

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    Smith, Carter F.; Schneider, Gary F.; Kontos, George; Kuzat, Hanan; Janossy, James; Thurmond, Karen; Moore, Beth; Whitledge, Lynn; Speer, Priscilla; Harber, Annette; Bailey, Kathrine; Penney, Samantha

    2007-01-01

    The following is a collection of papers presented at the 12th annual Instructional Technology Conference at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This conference is an opportunity for higher-education professionals from across the country to discuss opportunities and challenges presented by instructional technology. The…

  3. The New York Stem Cell Foundation: Fifth Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference.

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    Marshall, Caroline; Wang, George Kai; Cimetta, Elisa; Talchai, Chutima; Egli, Dieter; Shim, Jae-won; Martin, Ian; Ahmad, Faizzan; Sproul, Andrew; Chen, Ting; Fossati, Valentina; McKeon, David; Smith, Kristin; Solomon, Susan L

    2011-05-01

    The New York Stem Cell Foundation's "Fifth Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference" convened on October 12-13, 2010 at the Rockefeller University in New York City. The conference attracted over 400 scientists, patient advocates, and stem cell research supporters from 16 countries. In addition to poster and platform presentations, the conference featured panels entitled "Road to the Clinic" and "Regulatory Roadblocks." PMID:21615750

  4. The sixth annual translational stem cell research conference of the New York Stem Cell Foundation.

    PubMed

    Marshall, Caroline; Hua, Haiqing; Shang, Linshan; Ding, Bi-Sen; Zito, Giovanni; de Peppo, Giuseppe Maria; Wang, George Kai; Douvaras, Panagiotis; Sproul, Andrew A; Paull, Daniel; Fossati, Valentina; Nestor, Michael W; McKeon, David; Smith, Kristin A; Solomon, Susan L

    2012-05-01

    The New York Stem Cell Foundation's "Sixth Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference" convened on October 11-12, 2011 at the Rockefeller University in New York City. Over 450 scientists, patient advocates, and stem cell research supporters from 14 countries registered for the conference. In addition to poster and platform presentations, the conference featured panels entitled "Road to the Clinic" and "The Future of Regenerative Medicine." PMID:22458653

  5. Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory. Bettis-Pittsburgh Site environmental summary report

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    None

    2000-08-01

    This summary report provides a description of the nature and environmental aspects of work and facilities at the Bettis-Pittsburgh site, an historical perspective of Bettis-Pittsburgh operations that is not provided by the annual reports, and background information pertinent to understanding the environmental aspects of Bettis-Pittsburgh operations.

  6. Copyright 2009 by ASME Proceedings of the 17th Annual North American Waste-to-Energy Conference

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    Columbia University

    Copyright © 2009 by ASME Proceedings of the 17th Annual North American Waste-to-Energy Conference-to-Energy Conference NAWTEC17 May 18-20, 2009, Chantilly, Virginia, USA NAWTEC17-2366 #12;Copyright © 2009 by ASME

  7. University of Maryland NSFMRSEC Highlight Annual Middle School Student Science Conference (SSC)

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    Rubloff, Gary W.

    University of Maryland NSFMRSEC Highlight Annual Middle School Student Science Conference (SSC May 2009 marked the University of Maryland MRSEC's 12th Annual Middle School Student Science excited about science. ·Increasing Student Interest in STEM in High School·Increasing Student Interest

  8. Boys to Men: Conference Report. Media Messages about Masculinity: Annual Children & the Media Conference (Los Angeles, California, September 1999).

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    Lapp, Joan

    The Sixth Annual Children and the Media Conference, hosted by Children Now, focused on the media's role and potential influence on boys. This report highlights the thinking of participating advocates, academics, entertainment industry leaders, and children. Following excerpts from a keynote address by William Pollack of Harvard Medical School, the…

  9. Reinventing Chapter 1: Annual National Conference of State Chapter 1 Coordinators. Conference Presentations (September 20-23, 1993).

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    Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Compensatory Education Programs.

    This document provides the individual and panel presentations for the Annual National Conference of State Chapter 1 Coordinators concerning Compensatory Education Programs. Presentations and their authors are as follows: (1) "Chapter 1 and School Reform: An Overview" (Richard W. Riley); (2) "Systemic Reform and Educational Opportunity" (Marshall…

  10. Third annual women in science and technology conference

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    Not Available

    1992-01-01

    This report presents discussions presented at the conference for women in science and technology. Topics include balancing careers with the family, choices concerning graduate schools, and sexual harassment.

  11. Third annual women in science and technology conference

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    Not Available

    1992-12-31

    This report presents discussions presented at the conference for women in science and technology. Topics include balancing careers with the family, choices concerning graduate schools, and sexual harassment.

  12. The International Society for the Social Studies Annual Conference Proceedings (Orlando, Florida, March 1-2, 2012). Volume 2012, Issue 1

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    Russell, William Benedict, III, Ed.

    2012-01-01

    The "ISSS Annual Conference Proceedings" is a peer-reviewed professional publication published once a year following the annual conference. (Individual papers contain references.) [For the 2011 proceedings, see ED518589.

  13. The International Society for the Social Studies Annual Conference Proceedings (Orlando, Florida, February 24-25, 2011). Volume 2011, Issue 1

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Russell, William Benedict, III, Ed.

    2011-01-01

    The "ISSS Annual Conference Proceedings" is a peer-reviewed professional publication published once a year following the annual conference. (Individual papers contain references.) [For the 2010 proceedings, see ED509647.

  14. Proceedings of the nineteenth annual offshore technology conference. Vol. 1

    SciTech Connect

    Not Available

    1987-01-01

    This book presents the papers given at a conference on offshore platforms. Topics considered at the conference included soil-structure interactions, foundations, hydrodynamics, remotely operated vehicles, wave forces, seismic surveys, morrings, marine risers, steel platform repairs, underwater welding, underwater inspections, wave equations, well completion, damping, anchors, field tests, mechanical vibrations, and hydraulic equipment.

  15. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Third Annual Conference (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 9-11, 1989).

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    Levine, Judith R., Ed.; Feist, Stanley C., Ed.

    This conference proceedings includes the text of 15 of the 27 presentations made at the third annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology. In addition to a conference program, the proceedings includes the following papers: (1) "Multiethnic, Crosscultural Illustrations for Psychology Courses," by Judith Gray; (2) "A Computerized…

  16. LAS Conference Support Program Funds will be made available each year from the Annual Development Fund to support

    E-print Network

    Gilbert, Matthew

    LAS Conference Support Program Funds will be made available each year from the Annual Development Fund to support conferences involving national and international authorities on important topics of current or emerging scholarly interest. Requests for support should indicate how the conference

  17. Twenty-First Annual Conference on Manual Control

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    Miller, R. A. (compiler); Jagacinski, R. J. (compiler)

    1986-01-01

    The proceedings of the entitled conference are presented. Twenty-nine manuscripts and eight abstracts pertaining to workload, attention and errors, controller evaluation, movement skills, coordination and decision making, display evaluation and human operator modeling and manual control.

  18. 26th Annual offshore technology conference: 1994 Proceedings

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    Not Available

    1994-01-01

    This conference represents the world's largest and most comprehensive technical conference and exhibition on offshore resource development. The four proceedings volumes have been separated by major areas of interest with this volume containing papers relative to design of offshore platforms and marine riser systems. Papers deal with design, installation, fabrication, transport systems, mooring devices, repair methods, and development of satellite production facilities. Case histories on various offshore oil and gas fills are discussed along with economics of some applications and designs.

  19. 2012 Annual Security Report ILR NYC Conference Center

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    Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act #12;2012 Annual The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act requires that the Center: · publish an annual security report every year by October 1 disclosing campus crime statistics

  20. 2011 Annual Security Report ILR NYC Conference Center

    E-print Network

    Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act #12;2011 Annual The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act requires that the Center: · publish an annual security report every year by October 1 disclosing campus crime statistics

  1. Computers in Libraries Annual Conference (16th, Washington, DC, March 14-16, 2001): Collected Presentations.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Nixon, Carol, Comp.

    This book contains the presentations of the 16th annual Computers in Libraries Conference. Contents include: "Creating New Services & Opportunities through Web Databases"; "Influencing Change and Student Learning through Staff Development"; "Top Ten Navigation Tips"; "Library of the Year: Gwinnett County Public Library Sets Strategies for the…

  2. A Look at Programs Presented at the ACUHO-I Annual Conference.

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    Schuh, John H.

    1987-01-01

    Describes programs presented at Association of College and University Housing Officers-International Annual conferences, based on 1965, 1975 and 1985 program bulletins. Analyzed topics, regional distribution of program presenters, and gender distribution of program presenters. Facilities and management/operations programs were most frequent,…

  3. The 3rd Annual International TCE Conference Machine Learning & Big Data

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    Schuster, Assaf

    The 3rd Annual International TCE Conference Machine Learning & Big Data Call for Presentations and Big Data. Topics include learning from huge datasets, compressing, streaming, inferring, utilizing to submit a presentation on all facets related to Machine Learning and Big Data. A limited number

  4. Fifth Annual Ethical Leadership Conference The Ethical Environment if Business Sustainability

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    Lin, Xiaodong

    Fifth Annual Ethical Leadership Conference The Ethical Environment if Business Sustainability Museum.. Flights: Newark International Airport (EWR) is the closest airport to our campus. You may take Airport (LGA) or JFK International Airport (JFK) may be an alternative. From LGA: Take MTA Bus M60 from

  5. Proceedings of the Annual Utah Paraeducator Conference (3rd, Ogden, Utah, November 7-8, 1997).

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    Morgan, Jill; Ashbaker, Betty

    This paper gives a brief outline of the Third Annual Paraeducator Conference. Papers include: "How to Stop Problematic Behaviors" (H. K. Reavis); "Using Incentives with Tough Kids" (W. R. Jenson); "How Do I Accurately and Successfully Dispute My Own Worst Thoughts?" (M. W. Egan); "IDEA '97: The Law has Changed: What Does it Mean in My Job?" (C.…

  6. ASPRS 2007 Annual Conference Tampa, Florida May 7-11, 2007

    E-print Network

    New Hampshire, University of

    ASPRS 2007 Annual Conference Tampa, Florida May 7-11, 2007 INVESTIGATING FULL-WAVEFORM LIDAR DATA scarpace@wisc.edu ABSTRACT A recent innovation in commercially-available topographic lidar systems in the deconvolved waveform, and, hence, the point density of the output point cloud. Preliminary results indicate

  7. Collective Bargaining and the Future of Higher Education. Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Conference.

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    Levenstein, Aaron, Ed.; Lang, Theodore H.

    Papers presented at the fifth annual Conference of the National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education are provided. The union's and management's views of the impact of fiscal crisis on collective bargaining are given in the first two papers by Robert W. Miner and Caesar Naples. The next two presentations by Robert…

  8. Reports from the 2011 Missouri Library Association Annual Conference, October 5-7, 2011

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    Miller, Andrea

    2012-01-01

    This article presents reports from the 2011 Missouri Library Association Annual Conference held on October 5-7, 2011. The first report, entitled "Online Information Literacy Instruction: Challenges and Strategies," was presented by Kristine Stewart and Kyle Denlinger, University of Missouri-Columbia. Stewart and Denlinger talk about their…

  9. Stem cells and cancer immunotherapy: Arrowhead’s 2nd annual cancer immunotherapy conference

    PubMed Central

    2014-01-01

    Investigators from academia and industry gathered on April 4 and 5, 2013, in Washington DC at the Arrowhead’s 2nd Annual Cancer Immunotherapy Conference. Two complementary concepts were discussed: cancer “stem cells” as targets and therapeutic platforms based on stem cells.

  10. 1st Annual Conference on the Aiming for Excellence in STEM Learning and Teaching

    E-print Network

    Conrad, Marc

    teaching and across various disciplines, from mathematics and chemistry through medicine and nursing (Parr1st Annual Conference on the Aiming for Excellence in STEM Learning and Teaching 12 ­ 13 April 2012, Imperial College, London & The Royal Geographical Society. ZAPPERS IN TEACHING MATHEMATICS Vesna Perisi

  11. Pacific Telecommunications Council Annual Conference Proceedings (18th, Honolulu, Hawaii, January 14-18, 1996).

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    Wedemeyer, Dan J. Ed.; Nickelson, Richard, Ed.

    The Pacific Telecommunications Council's 18th annual conference is presented in two volumes. The PTC'96 gathering focused on seven streams: socio-economic issues; regulatory, legal and political issues; business and finance solutions; country studies; education, training, and human resources; convergence and networks; and technologies and…

  12. THE 6TH ANNUAL NEW ZEALAND ~ AUSTRALIA CONFERENCE ON ADDICTIVE DISEASE OUR YOUTH AT RISK

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    Hofmann, Hans A.

    THE 6TH ANNUAL NEW ZEALAND ~ AUSTRALIA CONFERENCE ON ADDICTIVE DISEASE OUR YOUTH AT RISK WELLINGTON and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. Robert Crutcher, CCS, fellow CAADAC, Effective Youth Treatment in the communities and was invested as a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit (MNZM) Norm Hewitt, former All

  13. Trends in Presentations at the Annual Conference of the Association for Behavior Analysis

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    Kangas, Brian D.; Vaidya, Manish

    2007-01-01

    The present report analyzes trends in attendance and presentations at the annual conference of the Association for Behavior Analysis (ABA). Numbers of registered attendees were plotted over time. The trends show that the number of registered attendees has grown considerably over the last three decades, with the largest proportion of the growth…

  14. Computers in Libraries Annual Conference (17th, Washington, DC, March 13-15, 2002): Collected Presentations.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Nixon, Carol, Comp.

    This book contains presentations from the 17th annual Computers in Libraries Conference. Topics covered include: chatting with a librarian; verbots for library Web sites; collaborative IT (Information Technology) planning at Montgomery County Public Library (Maryland); designing a local government taxonomy; Weblogs; new roles for librarians in…

  15. Annual DoD HPCMP User Group Conference, Austin, TX, 2002

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    Mittal, Rajat

    12th Annual DoD HPCMP User Group Conference, Austin, TX, 2002 Progress in Large-Eddy Simulation Engineering, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052 A large-eddy simulation (LES) solver which combines an immersed-boundary technique with a curvilinear structured grid has been developed to study

  16. The Changing University; A Report on the Seventh Annual Leadership Conference.

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    Daigneault, George H., Ed.

    This publication presents the papers which were given at the Seventh Annual Leadership Conference for Association of University Evening College officers and committee chairmen and National University Extension Association officers. A summary of the discussion which followed is also provided. Each speaker emphasized the marginal nature of adult…

  17. European Academy of Management 14th Annual Conference EURAM 4-7 June 2014 Valencia Spain

    E-print Network

    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    European Academy of Management 14th Annual Conference EURAM ­ 4-7 June an anomaly to this rarely discussed idea: we describe an alternative strategy that consists in intentionally heterogeneous technologies. This anomaly brings three main results: 1) The usual trial-and-learning strategy

  18. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of International Broadcast Institute (Cologne, August 31-September 4, 1975).

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    International Broadcast Inst., Ltd., London (England).

    The major part of this report is devoted to the substantive work of the 1975 annual conference of the International Broadcast Institute (IBI). Contents include a report of the formal sessions of the general members' meeting; a report by the executive director; reports by the working committees on communication in support of development,…

  19. Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems The 8th Annual IEEE International Conference on

    E-print Network

    Sanders, Seth

    Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems The 8th Annual IEEE International Conference on April 7. Nanomedicine 4. Nanobiology, Nano-bio-informatics 5. Molecular Sensors, Actuators, and Systems 6. Carbon Nanotube and Graphene based Devices and Systems 7. Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 8. Micro and Nano Heat

  20. NANO CENTER Annual Conference 2014 Wednesday April 23, 2014 Thursday April 24, 2014

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    Einat, Aharonov

    NANO CENTER Annual Conference 2014 Wednesday April 23, 2014 Thursday April 24, 2014 Royal Rimonim Transport in Single DNA-Based Molecules Yehonadav Bekenstein, Chem & Phys Nano Prize Winner Patterned Research Development of Novel Nano Delivery Systems of Hydrophilic Biomacromolecules for Improved Therapy

  1. Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, 2007 A Finite Element Method for Animating Large Viscoplastic Flow

    E-print Network

    Bargteil, Adam W.

    researchers have developed simulation methods to animate such materials as rigid bodies, thin shells, waterComputer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, 2007 A Finite Element Method for Animating deformations of solid materi- als. These behaviors are seen in such everyday materials as shampoo, dough

  2. 27th Annual Conference "Partners in Performance: Shaping the Future of Cybersecurity

    E-print Network

    Perkins, Richard A.

    27th Annual Conference "Partners in Performance: Shaping the Future of Cybersecurity Awareness / Lead Architect, CSC (Computer Sciences Corp) Small Business Cybersecurity and Your Agency Richard Infrastructure Cybersecurity Kevin Stine, NIST 3:05 ­ 3:15 pm Afternoon Networking Break/Snack - hallway near

  3. ISTE Annual Conference and Exposition: Inaugural NSTA Science Education Technology Strand, Denver, CO: June 29, 2010

    NSDL National Science Digital Library

    1900-01-01

    Thousands of science educators interested in learning more about using technology in education and the ease of using web-based tools to communicate and collaborate attended the ISTE Annual Conference and Exposition in Denver, CO, June 27-30, 2010.

  4. Political Studies Association 2012 Annual Conference Getting It, Spending It, Losing It: Exploring Political Capital

    E-print Network

    Saunders, Mark

    1 Political Studies Association 2012 Annual Conference Getting It, Spending It, Losing It of capital that they can spend, hoard, fritter or gamble. This paper takes a first look at the literature, lose it, spend it, and regain it. Some never had it in the first place. But what is political capital

  5. CMP3 6th Grade Overview 16th Annual CMP Users' Conference

    E-print Network

    and PaEerns (from 7th) #12;Grade 6 CCSSM and CMP3 (Green font ­ new and PaEerns (from 7th) Subtracted: Shapes (to 7th) How Likely is it? (to 7thCMP3 6th Grade Overview 16th Annual CMP Users' Conference Michigan State

  6. Immunology in Pittsburgh.

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    Finn, Olivera J; Salter, Russell D

    2006-01-01

    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine has a long tradition of excellence in immunology research and training. Faculty, students, and postdoctoral fellows walk through hallways that are pictorial reminders of the days when Dr. Jonas Salk worked here to develop the polio vaccine, or when Dr. Niels Jerne chaired the Microbiology Department and worked on perfecting the Jerne Plaque Assay for antibody-producing cells. Colleagues and postdoctoral fellows of Professor Salk are still on the faculty of the University of Pittsburgh Medical School as are graduate students of Professor Jerne. A modern research building, the 17 story high Biomedical Science Tower, is a vivid reminder of the day when Dr. Thomas Starzl arrived in Pittsburgh and started building the most prominent solid-organ-transplant program in the world. The immunology research that developed around the problem of graft rejection and tolerance induction trained numerous outstanding students and fellows. Almost 20 yr ago, the University of Pittsburgh founded the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) with the renowned immunologist Dr. Ronald Herberman at its helm. This started a number of new research initiatives in cancer immunology and immunotherapy. A large number of outstanding young investigators, as well as several well-established tumor immunologists, were recruited to Pittsburgh at that time. PMID:17337760

  7. 26th annual offshore technology conference, 1994 proceedings

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    Not Available

    1994-01-01

    This conference is the world's largest and most comprehensive technical conference and exhibition on offshore resource development. The four Proceedings volumes have been separated by major areas of interest, with relative sessions included in each volume. This Volume 3 contains information relative to offshore platforms and marine system designs. It describes both the installation and decommissioning of offshore platforms, retrofitting platforms to meet current safety standards, and technology assessments for both drilling and platform designs. Papers are also provided which describe maintenance and repair technologies for damages to platform.

  8. Bringing Technology to the Issues. Proceedings of the North East Association for Institutional Research Conference (16th, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 21-24, 1989).

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    1989

    The conference program and the texts of 24 papers presented at the conference are provided in this document. Selected papers include: "The Use of the College Student Experience Questionnaire in Policy and Program Development" (Karen Bauer and Dale Trusheim); "Predicting Freshman Performance as Admissions Criteria" (David Zubrow); "Has the Middle…

  9. Twenty-Second Annual NASA Supply and Equipment Management Conference

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    1989-01-01

    The status of actions from the 1988 conference is reviewed. Environmental safety issues, definitions, and regulations; contract transition, payload logistics transition, and safety and support equipment; supply products and services, bar code technology, and inventory accuracy; equipment management workshop topics; and contract property workshop topics are outlined.

  10. The Fifth Annual Pennsylvania Conference on Postsecondary Occupational Education.

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    Gillie, Angelo C., Ed.

    The document contains the full text of the following conference papers: Introduction: Cooperative Ventures in Vocational Education: Pennsylvania Style, by Angelo C. Gillie, Sr.; Cooperation and Coordination Among Secondary and Postsecondary Vocational Education: The Massachusetts Story, Charles H. Buzzell and Vincent P. Lamo; Cooperation and…

  11. Planning Facilities for Physically Handicapped Children. Fifth Annual Conference.

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    Tennessee Univ., Knoxville. School Planning Lab.

    The conference report on planning usable, accessible educational facilities for physically handicapped (orthopedically, visually, and aurally impaired) children features guidelines for eliminating indoor and outdoor architectural barriers. In developing and evaluating the guidelines, the Tennessee School Planning Laboratory analyzed plans of other…

  12. Sixth Annual Users' Conference. [Transportable Applications Executive (TAE)

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    Szczur, Martha (editor); Harris, Elfrieda (editor)

    1986-01-01

    Conference papers and presentation outlines which address the use of the Transportable Applications Executive (TAE) and its various applications programs are compiled. Emphasis is given to the design of the user interface and image processing workstation in general. Alternate ports of TAE and TAE subsystems are also covered.

  13. Proceedings of the 2001 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright 2001, American Society for Engineering Education

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    Roylance, David

    Copyright 2001, American Society for Engineering Education Session 1464 Innovations in Teaching MechanicsProceedings of the 2001 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition of Materials in Materials Science and Engineering Departments David Roylance Massachusetts Institute

  14. Proceedings of the 2003 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright 2003, American Society for Engineering Education

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    Giurgiutiu, Victor

    for Teaching Mechatronics to non-EE Engineering Students Victor Giurgiutiu and Brian Mouzon DepartmentProceedings of the 2003 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright © 2003, American Society for Engineering Education SESSION # 1526 DELOS Functional Modules

  15. "Proceedings of the 2002 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright 2002, American Society for Engineering Education"

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    Schreuders, Paul

    "Proceedings of the 2002 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright 2002, American Society for Engineering Education" Session 2408 The Wizard of BOD Paul D Resources Engineering Department reexamined and updated the format of its Capstone Design Project

  16. Selected papers from the Fourth Annual q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing.

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    Nemenman, Ilya; Faeder, James R; Hlavacek, William S; Jiang, Yi; Wall, Michael E; Zilman, Anton

    2011-10-01

    This special issue consists of 11 original papers that elaborate on work presented at the Fourth Annual q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing, which was held on the campus of St John's College in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, 11-14 August 2010. Now in its fourth year, the q-bio conference has changed considerably over time. It is now well established and a major event in systems biology. The 2010 conference saw attendees from all continents (except Antarctica!) sharing novel results and participating in lively discussions at both the oral and poster sessions. The conference was oversubscribed and grew to 27 contributed talks, 16 poster spotlights and 137 contributed posters. We deliberately decreased the number of invited speakers to 21 to leave more space for contributed presentations, and the attendee feedback confirmed that the choice was a success. Although the q-bio conference has grown and matured, it has remained true to the original goal of being an intimate and dynamic event that brings together modeling, theory and quantitative experimentation for the study of cell regulation and information processing. Funded in part by a grant from NIGMS and by DOE funds through the Los Alamos National Laboratory Directed Research and Development program, the conference has continued to exhibit youth and vigor by attracting (and partially supporting) over 100 undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral researchers. The associated q-bio summer school, which precedes the conference each year, further emphasizes the development of junior scientists and makes q-bio a singular event in its impact on the future of quantitative biology. In addition to an increased international presence, the conference has notably diversified its demographic representation within the USA, including increased participation from the southeastern corner of the country. One big change in the conference this year is our new publication partner, Physical Biology. Although we are very grateful to our previous partner, IET Systems Biology, for their help over the years in publicizing the work presented at the conference, we felt that the changing needs of our participants required that we find a new partner. We are thrilled that Physical Biology is publishing the q-bio proceedings this year. It has been a great collaboration, as evidenced by the high quality of this special issue. What's next for q-bio? We are happy to report that NIGMS has recently extended the q-bio conference grant for the next three years, ensuring strong support for junior researchers who need financial assistance to participate in the event. The conference will retain its emphasis on cellular information processing, but will also build connections to other areas of modern biology and biotechnology, focusing specifically on ecology and evolutionary biology next year. Indeed, to fully understand biological information processing systems, they must be studied in their ecological contexts. We will continue to honor distinguished contributors to the field in our opening banquets; the tradition started with Howard Berg, Bruce Alberts and Michael Savageau in previous years, and continues with Dennis Bray at the upcoming 2011 event. Starting in 2011, the conference will also venture into exploration of the social aspects of science. The future is bright for q-bio! We will see you at the Fifth Annual q-bio Conference on 10-13 August 2011, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA and at the Sixth Annual q-bio Conference in early August 2012. PMID:21832800

  17. Proceedings of the Annual Federal Forecasters Conference (2nd, Washington, D.C., September 6-7, 1989).

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    Sonnenberg, William; And Others

    The Second Annual Federal Forecasters Conference, "Forecasting and Public Policy", provided a forum where forecasters from various Federal agencies could meet and discuss aspects of forecasting in the U.S. Government. A total of 140 forecasters from 42 Federal agencies and other organizations attended the conference. Opening remarks by Co-Chairs…

  18. The Annual Minority Recruitment and Retention Conference Proceedings (6th, Austin, Texas, April 4-6, 1990).

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    Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin.

    The summarized proceedings of the sixth annual minority recruitment and retention conference which focused on ways to create a multicultural university are presented. Pre-Conference session and Workshop/Roundtable topics and their presenters include the following: "Managing Organizational Culture to Improve Student Achievement" (Richard C.…

  19. Report of the Annual Vocational, Technical and Adult Educators' Conference (1st, Jacksonville, Florida, August 4-9, 1968).

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    Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.

    This first annual conference had as its theme "People, Education, Business and Industry--Partners for Excellence." Major speeches for the general conference program included: (1) "Selling the American System to Americans," by K. McFarland, (2) "Projection for the 70's," by C.W. Proehl, (3) "How to Help Youth," by A. Widener, (4) "Vocational…

  20. A Report on the 30th Annual Conference of the International Association of Scientific and Technological University Libraries (IATUL)

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    Tripathi, Manorama

    2010-01-01

    Purpose: The paper aims to report on the 30th IATUL Annual Conference held in Leuven, Belgium, 1-4 June, 2009. Design/methodology/approach: The paper summarises the major themes of the conference as well as giving some specific details of developments at the Indira Gandhi National Open University in India, which supplement the author's…

  1. The Second Annual International Space University Alumni Conference

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    Johnson, Les (compiler); Robinson, Paul A. (compiler)

    1994-01-01

    The papers presented at the conference reflect the multidisciplinary nature of the International Space University (ISU) and its alumni. The first papers presented hold special relevance to the design projects, and cover such topics as lunar-based astronomical instrumentation, solar lunar power generation, habitation on the moon, and the legal issues governing multinational astronauts conducting research in space. The next set of papers cover various technical issues such as project success assessment, satellite networks and space station dynamics, thus reflecting the diverse backgrounds of the ISU alumni.

  2. Proceedings for the 1st Annual NRO-OSL/GSFC-ATS Rideshare Conference

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    Cutlip, William (Editor)

    1999-01-01

    This document contains the proceeding of the first Annual NRO-OSL/GSFC-ATS Rideshare Conference. The viewgraphs from the 27 presentations are included. The presentations were about the various programs to give access to space for scientific experiments. Several programs are designed to give access to space for free or nominal cost for educational objectives. Other programs are designed to give access for commercial purposes. Included in many of the presentations are the individual program's requirements.

  3. JP Morgan Hambrecht & Quist - 19th Annual Healthcare Conference. Gilead Sciences, American Home Products and Curis.

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    Hookes, J

    2001-03-01

    The 19th Annual JP Morgan H and Q Healthcare Conference provided yet another fascinating opportunity to meet with, and hear presentations by, a number of representatives of wellestablished Big Pharma companies, biotech start-up companies and the healthcare service and healthcare 'dot.com' industries. The conference was hosted by JP Morgan H and Q, part of the newly formed JP Morgan - the wholesale banking group of JP Morgan Chase and Co - which led-managed 13 IPOs in the healthcare industry in 2000. This year, the conference was attended by over 5000 delegates, and in excess of 270 company presentations in six parallel sessions were made to members of the healthcare industries, the media and the investment community. PMID:16025374

  4. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (25th, Tarrytown, New York, March 25-26, 2011)

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    Howell-Carter, Marya, Ed.; Gonder, Jennifer, Ed.

    2011-01-01

    Conference proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference on the Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations, sponsored by the Psychology Department of the State University of New York at Farmingdale. The conference theme for 2011 was: The Future of the Undergraduate Psychology Major: New Directions in an Evolving Educational Climate. The Conference

  5. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (26th, Tarrytown, New York, March 23-24, 2012)

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    Howell-Carter, Marya, Ed.; Gonder, Jennifer, Ed.; Mushtaq, Zahra, Ed.

    2012-01-01

    Included herein is the conference proceedings of the 26th Annual Conference on the Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations, sponsored by the Psychology Department of the State University of New York at Farmingdale. The conference theme for 2012 was: The value of an undergraduate degree in psychology: Why psychology--Why now?. The Conference

  6. Farmingdale State College Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (27th, Tarrytown, New York, April 5-6, 2013)

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    Gonder, Jennifer, Ed.; Howell-Carter, Marya, Ed.; Anderson, Jessica, Ed.

    2013-01-01

    Included herein is the conference proceedings of the 27th Annual Conference on the Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations, sponsored by the Psychology Department of the State University of New York at Farmingdale. The conference theme for 2013 was: The Science of Learning. The Conference featured a keynote address by Victor Benassi, Ph.D.…

  7. BPA's Eighth Annual Energy Conservation Management Conference : Proceedings.

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    Energy Conservation Management Conference (8th : 1981); United States. Bonneville Power Administration.

    1981-01-01

    The five-year energy conservation program at Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) is described at the conference. An overview of the program is presented. Topics covered in panel discussions include: how utilities can work effectively with weatherization contractors, homebuilders, energy auditors, and weatherization material suppliers; mechanisms for implementing conservation programs in the commercial sector; experiences gained in existing residential weatherization programs; and streamlining relationships between consumers, utilities, and BPA in providing services and getting feedback. The planning, programming, technical assistance, and engineering thrusts of BPA's conservation programs are discussed. Indoor air quality, renewable energy, and the regulator's role in relationships to energy conservation are discussed. Passive solar programs, DOE initiatives in solar and conservation for buildings, conservation potential in the commercial and industrial sectors, and current conservation research and development are also discussed. (MCW)

  8. Social Factors in the Health of Families: A Public Health Social Work Responsibility. Proceedings of a Conference (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 23-26, 1986).

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    St. Denis, Gerald C., Ed.

    This document contains a list of planning committee members, institute participants, an introduction by Gerald C. St. Denis a program agenda, and institute presentations from this conference. The following presentations are included: (1) "Social Factors in the Health of Families: A Public Health Social Work Responsibility" (Stanley F. Battle); (2)…

  9. Corrosion `98: 53. annual conference and exposition, proceedings

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    NONE

    1998-12-31

    This conference was divided into the following sections: Corrosion in Gas Treating; Problems and Solutions in Commercial Building Water Systems; Green Corrosion/Scale Inhibitors; Atmospheric Corrosion; AIRPOL Update/98; Rubber Lining--Answers to Many Problems; Interference Problems; Environmental Assisted Cracking: Fundamental Research and Industrial Applications; Corrosion in Nuclear Systems; New Developments in Scale and Deposit Control; Corrosion and Corrosion Protection in the Transportation Industries; What`s All the Noise About--Electrochemical That Is; Refining Industry Corrosion; Corrosion Problems in Military Hardware: Case Histories, Fixes and Lessons Learned; Cathodic Protection Test Methods and Instrumentation for Underground and On-grade Pipelines and Tanks; Recent Developments in Volatile Corrosion Inhibitors; Corrosion in Supercritical Fluids; Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion; Advances in Understanding and Controlling CO{sub 2} Corrosion; Managing Corrosion with Plastics; Material Developments for Use in Exploration and Production Environments; Corrosion in Cold Regions; The Effect of Downsizing and Outsourcing on Cooling System Monitoring and Control Practices; New Developments in Mechanical and Chemical Industrial Cleaning; Mineral Scale Deposit Control in Oilfield Related Operations; Biocides in Cooling Water; Corrosion and Corrosion Control of Reinforced Concrete Structures; Materials Performance for Fossil Energy Conversion Systems; Marine corrosion; Thermal Spray--Coating and Corrosion Control; Flow Effects on Corrosion in Oil and Gas Production; Corrosion Measurement Technologies; Internal Pipeline Monitoring--Corrosion Monitoring, Intelligent Pigging and Leak Detection; Cathodic Protection in Natural Waters; Corrosion in Radioactive Liquid Waste Systems; On-line Hydrogen Permeation Monitoring Equipment and Techniques, State of the Art; Water Reuse and Recovery; Performance of Materials in High Temperature Environments; Advances in Motor Vehicle Corrosion Resistance; Seawater Injection Systems; Automating Improved Materials Performance; Boiler Water Corrosion; and New Advances in Pipeline Rehabilitation Coatings and Associated Technology. Separate abstracts were prepared for some of the papers.

  10. University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing

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    Sibille, Etienne

    University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing 3500 Victoria Street Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260 412 RELEASE The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is Ranked 9th Overall for Online Graduate Nursing Pittsburgh, January 15, 2013 ­The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is Ranked 9th Overall in U

  11. PREFACE: Selected papers from the Fourth Annual q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing Selected papers from the Fourth Annual q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing

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    Ilya Nemenman; James R. Faeder; William S. Hlavacek; Yi Jiang; Michael E. Wall; Anton Zilman

    2011-01-01

    Summary This special issue consists of 11 original papers that elaborate on work presented at the Fourth Annual q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing, which was held on the campus of St John's College in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, 11-14 August 2010. Now in its fourth year, the q-bio conference has changed considerably over time. It is now well

  12. RESET: Information Services Trends in 2012. Selected Papers from PIALA Conference 2012, Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives, and Museums Annual Conference (22nd, Tumon, U.S. Territory of Guam, Nov 13-16, 2012)

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    Drake, Paul B., Ed.

    2013-01-01

    This publication follows the tradition of publishing selected papers from Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums (PIALA) annual conferences. This 22th annual conference was held in Tumon, Territory of Guam USA, November 13-16, 2012. The volume begins with a listing of the members of the PIALA 2012 Planning Committee and…

  13. FACSS XXII - the 22nd annual conference of the Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies

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    NONE

    1995-12-31

    This document contains abstracts of reports which were presented at The 22nd Annual Conference of the Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies. Abstracts are included under the following topics: Raman spectroscopy; near infrared spectroscopy; gas chromatography; chemometrics; surface analysis techniques; raman microspectroscopy; ICP-MS and solids analysis; biological sensing; industrial raman spectroscopy; luminescence spectroscopy in biology and environment; sample preparation; analytical applications of synchrotron radiation; spectroscopy and microscopy at electrochemical interfaces; sensors; speciation in elemental analysis; materials and surfaces; electrochemistry; glow discharge spectrometry; flow injection methods; raman imaging; atomic absorption spectrometry; instrumentation development; environmental analysis; thermal analysis; automation; and infrared microscopy.

  14. EIGHTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON CARBON CAPTURE AND SEQUESTRATION -DOE/NETL May 4 7, 2009 Detection of CO2 Seepage from Geological

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    Mohaghegh, Shahab

    EIGHTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON CARBON CAPTURE AND SEQUESTRATION - DOE/NETL May 4 ­ 7, 2009 Detection of CO2 Seepage from Geological Sequestration Sites Using an Array of Downhole Pressure Gauges Jalal Jalali and Shahab D. Mohaghegh, West Virginia University #12;EIGHTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON CARBON CAPTURE

  15. The International Society for the Social Studies Annual Conference Proceedings (Orlando, Florida, February 28 & March 1, 2013). Volume 2013, Issue 1

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    Russell, William Benedict, III, Ed.

    2013-01-01

    The "ISSS Annual Conference Proceedings" is a peer-reviewed professional publication published once a year following the annual conference. The following papers are included in the 2013 proceedings: (1) Teaching About Asia in a Social Science Education Program (Cyndi Mottola Poole and Joshua L. Kenna); (2) Teaching Students about…

  16. pre-acts -6th annual international conference of Territorial Intelligence -caENTI October 2008 1 TOOLS OF TERRITORIAL INTELLIGENCE

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    pre-acts - 6th annual international conference of Territorial Intelligence - caENTI ­ October 2008 1 TOOLS OF TERRITORIAL INTELLIGENCE AND GENERIC SCIENTIFIC METHODS International Annual Conference on Territorial Intelligence BESANÇON 2008 (16-17 October) Philippe Herbaux, Doctor in Information

  17. Women in Engineering Program Advocates Network (WEPAN): Evaluation of the seventh annual conference

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    Brainard, S.G.

    1996-08-01

    The primary goals of the 1996 WEPAN Conference were to: (1) Conduct technical and programmatic seminars for institutions desiring to initiate, replicate, or expand women in engineering programs; (2) Provide assistance in fundraising and grant writing; (3) Profile women in engineering programs of excellence; (4) Sponsor inspiring, knowledgeable and motivational keynote speakers; and, (5) Offer a series of workshops focused on topics such as: establishing partnerships with industry, current research findings, retention strategies, issues affecting special populations, and early intervention techniques. In an effort to provide greater access for women to engineering careers, women in engineering program directors at Purdue University, Stevens Institute of Technology and the University of Washington joined together in 1990 to establish WEPAN, a national network of individuals interested in the recruitment, admission, retention, and graduation of women engineering students. This is the seventh year of operation. Success of this effort has been reflected in numerous ways: increased membership in the organization; increased number of women in engineering programs; increased number of women graduating in engineering; and grants from the U.S. Department of Energy, the National Science Foundation, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the AT&T Foundation, and many other corporations to carry out the goals of WEPAN. The Seventh Annual Women in Engineering Conference entitled, Capitalizing on Today`s Challenges, was held in Denver, Colorado on June 1-4, 1996 at the Hyatt Regency. The conference brought together representatives from academia, government, and industry and examined current issues and initiatives for women in technology, science, and education. Building on the successes of the previous conferences, the seventh conference offered a new variety of speakers and topics.

  18. Summary Report of the Seventh Annual NASA/Contractors Conference on Quality and Productivity: "Total Quality Leadership"

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    1991-01-01

    More than 750 NASA, government, contractor, and academic representatives attended the Seventh Annual NASA/Contractors Conference on Quality and Productivity on October 12-13, 1990, in Grenelefe, Florida. The panel presentations and keynote speeches revolving around the theme of 'Total Quality Leadership" provided a solid base of understanding of the importance, benefits, and principles of total quality management. The implementation of these strategies is critical if we are to effectively pursue our mission of continuous quality improvement and reliability in our products, processes, and services. The annual NASA/contractors conferences serve as catalysts for achieving success in this mission.

  19. Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the Association for the Education of Teachers in Science (Cincinnati, OH, January 9-12, 1997).

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    Rubba, Peter A., Ed.; And Others

    This proceedings of the 1997 Annual International Conference of the Association for the Education of Teachers in Science (AETS) includes a copy of the conference program and 43 papers and presentation summaries from the meeting, placed in order by conference session. Among the topics of the papers include are: reading-to-learn and writing-to-learn…

  20. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology (21st, Kerhonkson, New York, March 28-30, 2007)

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    Zaromatidis, Katherine, Ed.; Oswald, Patricia A., Ed.; Levine, Judith R., Ed.; Indenbaum, Gene, Ed.

    2007-01-01

    The 21st Annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology was held on March 28-30, 2007 at Hudson Valley Resort and Day Spa in Kerhonkson, New York. The conference was sponsored by the Psychology Department of Farmingdale State College. The conference included twenty five presentations and ten of these are included in these proceedings.…

  1. University of Pittsburgh Safety Manual

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    Sibille, Etienne

    University of Pittsburgh Safety Manual EH&S Guideline Number: 01-014 Subject: ELECTRICAL SAFETY Effective Date 5/6/13 Page 1 of 4 ELECTRICAL SAFETY The University of Pittsburgh is committed to safety temporary lighting, wiring or other appropriate electrical components provided that electrical safety

  2. University of Pittsburgh University Center for International Studies Summer 2004 56

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    Machery, Edouard

    in the University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business International Executive MBA (IEMBA) Program in São): Lawrence Feick (Director, International Business Center), João Pimental, Fernando Lopes, and Vitor Fabiano International Conference in Latin American Cultural Studies The Fourth International Conference in Latin

  3. Innovation for Strength. Proceedings of the Annual Accreditation and Quality Assurance Conference (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 7-8, 1998).

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    Commission on Higher Education, Philadelphia, PA. Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

    These proceedings of the annual accreditation and quality assurance conference present the following papers: "The Coming Revolution in Higher Education" (Arthur Levine); "Corporate/College Alliances" (Jeanne C. Meister); "Why Are We Educators?" (Catharine R. Stimpson); "Serving an Increasingly Adult Student Population: Lessons from Nordstrom and…

  4. Copyright 2006, Society of Petroleum Engineers This paper was prepared for presentation at the 2006 SPE Annual Technical Conference and

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    Torres-Verdín, Carlos

    SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A., 24­27 September of pressure and concentration. Simulations described in this paper consider the process of oil-base mud-filtrate invasion into reservoirs containing mixtures of connate water and oil. Subsequently, we simulate formation

  5. Copyright 2004, Society of Petroleum Engineers Inc. This paper was prepared for presentation at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and

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    Torres-Verdín, Carlos

    of the process of mud-filtrate invasion yield 2D cross-sections of water saturation, salt concentration affected by both the relative proportion of lithology and the invasion of mud filtrate. Water saturation at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Houston, Texas, U.S.A., 26­29 September 2004

  6. Proceedings of the Annual National Conference for Child Care Workers (2nd, Valley Forge, PA, October 9-12, 1980).

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    Powell, Norman W., Jr., Ed.

    The speeches, papers, and workshops descriptions presented at the second annual National Conference for Child Care Workers are presented. Several issues relating to child care supervision, child care work, and child development are considered along with the management of group living environments and various aspects of supervision. Job…

  7. The Pump: A Decade of Covert Fun Annual Computer Security Applications Conference, Dec. 2005 Invited Classic Paper

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    1 The Pump: A Decade of Covert Fun 21st Annual Computer Security Applications Conference, Dec. 2005}@itd.nrl.navy.mil Abstract This paper traces the ten plus year history of the Naval Research Laboratory's Pump idea. The Pump. The reason for the Pump is the need to send messages from a "Low" enclave to a "High" enclave, in a secure

  8. Proceedings of the International Academy for Information Management Annual Conference (15th, Brisbane, Australia, December 6-10, 2000).

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    International Academy for Information Management.

    This document presents proceedings from the International Academy for Information Management (IAIM) annual conference, held December 6-10, 2000 in Brisbane, Australia. Papers include: "Metacognitive Miscalibration and Underachievement in a Computer Literacy Course: Some Preliminary Observations" (Deborah K. Smith, William Wittman, C. Bryan…

  9. Developments in School Finance. Fiscal Proceedings from the Annual NCES State Data Conference (July 28-30, 1993).

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    Fowler, William J., Jr., Ed.

    State legislation and new funding mechanisms have changed the traditional landscape of school financing. This publication contains papers by presenters at the annual National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) State Data Conference. Following the foreword, acknowledgments, introduction, and overview, the papers include: (1) "Testimony to the…

  10. The Annual Pennsylvania Conference on Postsecondary Occupational Education: New Federal Legislation Emphasis and Postsecondary Vocational Education (10th).

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    Wircenski, Jerry L., Ed.; And Others

    Papers from the Tenth Annual Pennsylvania Conference on Postsecondary Occupational Education, which focused on new federal emphasis and postsecondary vocational education, are presented. Edited versions of discussions of the topics are also included. The following papers are included: "Adults--An Underdeveloped National Resource," by Eugene…

  11. Spotlight on Technology. Proceedings of the RESNA '99 Annual Conference (Long Beach, California, June 25-29, 1999). Volume 19.

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    Sprigle, Stephen, Ed.

    This book contains the proceedings of the annual RESNA (Association for the Advancement of Rehabilitation Technology) conference, which focused on technology and individuals with disabilities. Papers and presentations are grouped into the following nine major categories: (1) assistive technology and cognitive disabilities; (2) augmentative and…

  12. Proceedings of the Joint North America, Asia-Pacific ISTVS Conference and Annual Meeting of Japanese Society for Terramechanics

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    Sandu, Adrian

    , Virginia Tech, eblancha@vt.edu Center for Vehicle Systems and Safety, Advanced Vehicle Dynamics Laboratory for Vehicle Systems and Safety, Director of the Advanced Vehicle Dynamics Lab Abstract. Fast parameter-road Vehicle Dynamics. #12;Proceedings of the Joint North America, Asia-Pacific ISTVS Conference and Annual

  13. Towards the 1980s: Papers Presented at the BACIE Annual Conference at Trinity College, Cambridge, September 1968.

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    British Association for Commercial and Industrial Education, London (England).

    The annual conference of the British Association for Commercial and Industrial Education (BACIE), held at Trinity College, Cambridge, England, in September 1968, was devoted to educational objectives for England for the 1980's. The three speeches presented were, "The Objectives of Society" (Sir Herbert Butterfield), "Industry in the 1980's (G.A.H.…

  14. Reading and Reality. Proceedings of the Annual Reading Conference (14th, Terre Haute, Indiana, June 14, 1984).

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    Gibbs, Vanita M., Comp.; Waterman, David C., Comp.

    Intended for reading teachers, this pamphlet contains the presentations of the 14th annual reading conference at Indiana State University, beginning with opening remarks by David C. Waterman and welcoming comments by J. Stephen Hazlett. In the opening address, "What Good is Comprehension without Composition?" by Sharon and David Moore, the role of…

  15. 2005 USENIX Annual Technical ConferenceUSENIX Association 163 Attrition Defenses for a Peer-to-Peer Digital Preservation System

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    Roussopoulos, Mema

    2005 USENIX Annual Technical ConferenceUSENIX Association 163 Attrition Defenses for a Peer Roussopoulos Harvard University, Cambridge, MA Abstract In peer-to-peer systems, attrition attacks include both-to-peer digital preservation system that help ensure that application- level attrition attacks even from powerful

  16. Paper for Presentation at Accounting History Review, Annual Conference, Cardiff Business School, 12-13 September 2011

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    Boyer, Edmond

    1 Paper for Presentation at Accounting History Review, Annual Conference, Cardiff Business School's permission The accounting regulation in the French context: The case of corporate groups (1921-1943) Author : Didier BENSADON Assistant Professor of Accounting Université Paris-Dauphine, DRM ­ Place du Maréchal de

  17. The Thirteen College Program: Teacher Evaluation of the 4th Annual Summer Curriculum Development Conference and Attitudes Toward Undergraduate Education.

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    Parmeter, Tom; Faxio, John

    During the summer of 1970, the Institute for Services to Education (ISE) held its fourth annual summer writing conference for faculty members of predominantly black institutions of higher education. The purpose was to continue the process of teacher development of undergraduate curriculum materials and concomitant instructional practices.…

  18. Strategies for School Security: Seventh Annual Conference (Knoxville, Jackson, and Nashville, Tennessee, January 21-23, 1976). A Report.

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    Tennessee State Dept. of Education, Nashville.

    This report consists of six papers prepared for the Seventh Annual Conference on Strategies for School Security, which was held January 21-23, 1976 in Knoxville, Tennessee. The papers include "School Security--A Growing Problem," by Charles Trotter, Jr.; "School Violence and Vandalism," by Joseph Grealy; "Identifying Security Problems and Needs,"…

  19. Developments in School Finance, 2003. Fiscal Proceedings from the Annual State Data Conference of July 2003. NCES 2004-325

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    Fowler, William J., Jr., Ed.

    2004-01-01

    This report contains papers presented at the 2003 annual NCES Summer Data Conference. The scholars' papers address teacher turnover; financing urban schools; the costs of improving student performance; distinguishing good schools from bad in principle and practice; an evaluation of the efficacy of state adequacy and equity indicators; school…

  20. GANJ XXIV Annual Conference and Field Trip ESTIMATING SPEEDS OF DINOSAURS FROM TRACKWAYS: A RE-EVALUATION OF

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    Rainforth, Emma C.

    GANJ XXIV Annual Conference and Field Trip 41 ESTIMATING SPEEDS OF DINOSAURS FROM TRACKWAYS: A RE, using equations determined by Alexander (1976), paleontologists have estimated speeds of dinosaurs from their trackways; the fundamental assumption, based on limited observations, was that dinosaur hip height

  1. Research in Medical Education: Proceedings of the Annual Conference (38th, Washington, DC, October 25-27, 1999).

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    Anderson, M. Brownell, Ed.

    1999-01-01

    The Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference on Research in Medical Education (Washington, DC, October 25-27, 1999) contain 43 research papers on innovative curricula, diagnostic reasoning, student evaluations of faculty, practicing physicians, prediction, licensing examinations, admissions, faculty development, managed care, technology-enhanced…

  2. Proceedings of the 2001 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright 2001, American Society for Engineering Education

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    Berleant, Daniel

    Proceedings of the 2001 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright © 2001, American Society for Engineering Education 2632 Using Software Engineering Concepts. Peters2 , Sheela Ramanna3 , and Hal Berghel4 1 Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Iowa

  3. Copyright 2002, Society of Petroleum Engineers Inc. This paper was prepared for presentation at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and

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    Torres-Verdín, Carlos

    at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in San Antonio, Texas, 29 September­2 October 2002. Prototypes of in-situ permanent sensors include pressure gauges, acoustic geophones, and direct-current (DC . Malinverno and Torres-Verdín2 on the other hand, have described a procedure to estimate water invasion

  4. Proceedings of the Annual Mid-South Instructional Technology Conference (6th, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, April 8-10, 2001).

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    Middle Tennessee State Univ., Murfreesboro.

    This proceedings of the sixth annual Mid-South Instructional Technology Conference contains the following papers: "They're Not Just Big Kids: Motivating Adult Learners" (Karen Jarrett Thoms); "A Computer Integrated Biology Laboratory Experience" (James B. Kring); "Building Web Sites for Mathematics Courses: Some Answers to Notation Problems"…

  5. Proceedings of the 2003 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright " 2003, American Society for Engineering Education

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    Copyright " 2003, American Society for Engineering Education Session 1320 Remote Sensing and Tele-roboticsProceedings of the 2003 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition to help bring remote sensing and tele-robotics to upper elementary and middle school audiences

  6. Proceedings of the 2003 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright " 2003, American Society for Engineering Education

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    Copyright " 2003, American Society for Engineering Education Session XXXX Remote Sensing and Tele-roboticsProceedings of the 2003 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition to help bring remote sensing and tele-robotics to upper elementary and middle school audiences

  7. Selected Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Conference on Minority Studies, April, 1975; Essays on Minority Cultures. Volume 2.

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    Carter, George E.,Ed.; Parker, James R., Ed.

    This second volume of Proceedings from the Annual Conference on Minority Studies departs from the precedent set in the first volume. Its structure is not limited to a given topic. Instead, in keeping with the objectives of the National Association of Interdisciplinary Studies for Native-Americans, blacks, Chicanos, Puerto Ricans, and Asian…

  8. Proceedings of the International Academy for Information Management Annual Conference (12th, Atlanta, Georgia, December 12-14, 1997).

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    Rogers, Camille, Ed.

    This proceedings includes 62 papers presented at the 12th annual International Academy for Information Management (IAIM) conference. Topics of papers include: electronic undergraduate courses; software for teaching change management; cooperative projects; experiential learning; World Wide Web applications; internationalization of the information…

  9. Conference Report: Pittcon 2013: microfluidics, electrochemistry, and much much more.

    PubMed

    Shin, Mimi; Kaplan, Sam V; Newby, Maxwell; Johnson, Michael A

    2013-08-01

    The Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, also known as Pittcon, is the world's largest annual conference and exposition based on measurement science and instrumentation. Each year, more than 18,000 worldwide participants, coming mostly from academia, industry and government agencies, attend Pittcon to exchange information on the latest analytical techniques, the most advanced instrumentation and the current job market. In 2013, the 64th Pittcon Conference was held at the Pennsylvania Conference Center in Philadephia, PA, USA. Herein, we highlight just a few of the many presentations that describe creative and transformative research efforts aimed at obtaining bioanalytical measurements that enhance knowledge of living systems and improve human health. PMID:23937130

  10. Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Summer Conference. NASA/USRA: University Advanced Design Program

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    1991-01-01

    The Advanced Design Program (ADP) is a unique program that brings together students and faculty from U.S. engineering schools with engineers from the NASA centers through integration of current and future NASA space and aeronautics projects into university engineering design curriculum. The Advanced Space Design Program study topics cover a broad range of projects that could be undertaken during a 20-30 year period beginning with the deployment of the Space Station Freedom. The Advanced Aeronautics Design Program study topics typically focus on nearer-term projects of interest to NASA, covering from small, slow-speed vehicles through large, supersonic passenger transports and on through hypersonic research vehicles. Student work accomplished during the 1990-91 academic year and reported at the 7th Annual Summer Conference is presented.

  11. NASA/USRA University Advanced Design Program Fourth Annual Summer Conference

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    Alred, John

    1988-01-01

    The study topics cover a broad range of potential space and aeronautics projects which could be undertaken during a 20-30 year period beginning with the Space Station Initial Operating Configuration scheduled for the mid 1990's. Both manned and unmanned endeavors are embraced, and the systems approach to the design problem is emphasized. The student teams pursue the chosen problem during their senior year in a one or two semester capstone design course and submit a comprehensive written report at the conclusion of the project. Finally, student representatives from each of the universities summarize their work in oral presentations at the annual Summer Conference, held at one of the NASA centers and attended by the university faculty, NASA and USRA personnel, and aerospace industry representatives.

  12. Agenda of the Fourth Annual Summer Conference, NASA/USRA University Advanced Design Program

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    1988-01-01

    Presentations given by the participants at the fourth annual summer conference of the NASA/USRA University Advanced Design Program are summarized. The study topics include potential space and aeronautics projects which could be undertaken during a 20 to 30 year period beginning with the Space Station Initial Operating Configuration (IOC) scheduled for the early to mid-1990's. This includes system design studies for both manned and unmanned endeavors; e.g., lunar launch and landing facilities and operations, variable artificial gravity facility for the Space Station, manned Mars aircraft and delivery system, long term space habitat, construction equipment for lunar bases, Mars oxygen production system, trans-Pacific high speed civil transport, V/STOL aircraft concepts, etc.

  13. Breast cancer disparities: Frontline strategies, proceedings of the 7(th) annual texas conference on health disparities.

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    Kpetemey, Marilyne; Kashyap, Meghana V; Gibbs, Lee; Vishwanatha, Jamboor K

    2012-01-01

    There are striking disparities in health status, access to health care, and risk factors among racial and ethnic minorities and the general population in Texas. The disparities are multifactorial comprising genetic, sociocultural, and environmental variables. The Texas Center for Health Disparities (TCHD), a NIMHD Center of Excellence (COE), aims to prevent, reduce, and eliminate health disparities in the communities through research, education, and community-based programs. As part of the center's outreach activities, an annual conference is organized to build awareness and knowledge on health disparities. The overall theme for the 2012 conference was "Battling Breast Cancer Disparities: Frontline Strategies". The scientific program consisted of three sessions: "Breakthroughs in Breast Cancer", "Triple Negative Breast Cancer," and "Hormone Resistant Breast Cancer" featuring different aspects of bench-research from molecular biology, proteomics, and genetics to the clinical aspects such as detection, diagnosis, and finally to community-based approaches. This article summarizes the proceedings of the meeting providing salient strategies and best practices presented by the speakers. PMID:23230393

  14. Pittsburgh air quality study overview

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    Ann E. Wittig; Natalie Anderson; Andrei Y. Khlystov; Spyros N. Pandis; Cliff Davidson; Allen L. Robinson

    2004-01-01

    Abstract Ambient,sampling,for the Pittsburgh Air Quality Study (PAQS) was,conducted,from July 2001 to September 2002. The study was designed (1) to characterize particulate matter (PM) by examination of size, surface area, and volume distribution, chemical composition as a function of size and on a single particle basis, morphology, and temporal and spatialvariabil ity in the Pittsburgh region; (2) to quantify the

  15. Proceedings of the 1995 International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS '95), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, August 5-9, pp. 569-574. Correction of Systematic Odometry Errors in Mobile Robots

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    Borenstein, Johann

    ), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, August 5-9, pp. 569-574. Correction of Systematic Odometry Errors in Mobile Robots@engin.umich.edu Abstract 2. Properties of Odometry Errors This paper describes a practical method for reducing In a typical differential drive mobile robot incremental odometry errors caused by kinematic imperfections of a mobile

  16. Albert E. Utton Memorial Water Lecture: A Kaleidoscope of Water Issues Annual New Mexico Water Conference, Water Planning in a Time of Uncertainty

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    Johnson, Eric E.

    Albert E. Utton Memorial Water Lecture: A Kaleidoscope of Water Issues 54th Annual New Mexico Water Conference, Water Planning in a Time of Uncertainty 25 Albert E. Utton Memorial Water Lecture: A Kaleidoscope

  17. Annual International IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conference on Microtechnologies in Medicine & Biology 1 October 12-14, 2000, Lyon, FRANCE

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    Liepmann, Dorian

    st Annual International IEEE-EMBS Special Topic Conference on Microtechnologies in Medicine & Biology attractive because they may be fabricated with great precision. This precision can provide systems for which

  18. Conferences

    Cancer.gov

    List of Major Conferences Where NCI Exhibits NCI participates in the following conferences. Check before and during these events to learn about sessions featuring NCI staff and NCI’s booth activities. American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) April

  19. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology (14th, Ellenville, New York, April 5-7, 2000).

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    Indenbaum, Gene, Ed.; Levine, Judith R., Ed.

    These proceedings contain papers presented at the Annual Conference on the Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology sponsored by the Psychology Department of the State University of New York, Farmingdale. Following an introduction and the conference program, the papers are: (1) "Developing an Undergraduate Course in Multimedia Applications in…

  20. The Computer: Extension of the Human Mind. Proceedings, Annual Summer Conference, College of Education, University of Oregon (3rd, Eugene, Oregon, July 21-23, 1982).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.

    Twenty-two speakers attending the University of Oregon College of Education's Third Annual Summer Conference, entitled "The Computer: Extension of the Human Mind," in July, 1982, submitted their papers for publication in this volume of conference proceedings. Papers of a wide-ranging speculative or theoretical nature were presented in general…

  1. Institutional Research: Leadership through Excellence. North East Association for Institutional Research Annual Conference Proceedings (28th, Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 17-20, 2001).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    North East Association for Institutional Research.

    The theme of the 2001 annual conference of the Northeast Association for Institutional Research was Institutional Research: Leadership through Excellence. These proceedings represent the intellectual content and insights shared during the conference. The papers are: (1) The Rocky Road to Graduation: An Academic Career Flow Model for Tracking…

  2. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology (18th, Monticello, New York, March 24-26, 2004)

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Oswald, Patricia A., Ed.; Zaromatidis, Katherine, Ed.; Levine, Judith R., Ed.; Indenbaum, Gene, Ed.

    2004-01-01

    This document includes the proceedings and papers of the 18th Annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology, which was held on March 24-26, 2004 in Monticello, NY. The conference, which dealt with ideas and innovations in the teaching of psychology, was sponsored by the Psychology Department of the Farmingdale State University. The…

  3. Visions and Revisions for the 21st Century. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Commission of Professors of Adult Education (Dallas, Texas, November 19-21, 1993).

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    Greenland, Annette, Ed.

    These proceedings contain the papers presented during the opening and closing panels of the 1993 annual conference of the Commission of Professors of Adult Education (CPAE) as well as reports from the five special interest groups (SIGs) that met during the conference. The following papers/reports are included: "Opening Session: Introductory…

  4. Proceedings of the Annual International Conference on Outdoor Recreation and Education (ICORE) (14th, Oxford, Ohio, November 7-12, 2000).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Freidline, Mark, Ed.; Phipps, Maurice, Ed.; Moore, Tim, Ed.; Versteeg, Julie, Ed.

    This proceedings contains 15 conference papers and presentation summaries from the 14th annual International Conference on Outdoor Recreation and Education (ICORE). Titles are: "The Hidden Costs of Outdoor Education/Recreation Academic Training" (Christian Bisson); "The Service Learning Concept: Service Learning in the National Parks" (Tom…

  5. Next Generation Communications: Making IT Work. Pacific Telecommunications Council Annual Conference Proceedings (24th, Honolulu, Hawaii, January 13-17, 2002).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Pacific Telecommunications Council, Honolulu, HI.

    This proceedings includes the papers presented at the 2002 conference of the Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC), with its theme "Next Generation Communications: Making IT Work." The PTC2002 annual conference seeks to focus on harnessing the complexities of the broadest range of communications technologies and services for the user.…

  6. Mathematics: Essential Research, Essential Practice. Volumes 1 and 2. Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia

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    Watson, Jane, Ed.; Beswick, Kim, Ed.

    2007-01-01

    This is a record of the proceedings of the 30th annual conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (MERGA). The theme of the conference is "Mathematics: Essential research, essential practice." The theme draws attention to the importance of developing and maintaining links between research and practice and ties in with…

  7. Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the Association for the Education of Teachers in Science (Seattle, Washington, January 11-14, 1996).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Rubba, Peter A. Ed.; And Others

    These conference proceedings include papers presented and summaries of presentations made at the 1996 Annual International Conference of the Association for the Education of Teachers in Science (AETS). Topics include: English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) Strategies in science methods courses; writing strategies; action research and equity issues;…

  8. Career Planning and Placement in the Small College. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (3rd, Alma College, Michigan, May 9-11, 1979).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Riser-Schock, Ginny, Ed.

    Seventeen presentations made at the third annual conference on career planning and placement in the small college are presented. The thrust of the conference was aimed at cooperation and sharing of ideas of professionals working in one- or two-person offices within the constraints of a limited budget. Among the presentations included are (1)…

  9. 4th Annual Conference for African-American Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences (CAARMS4). Preliminary Program

    SciTech Connect

    Tapia, Richard

    1998-06-01

    In June, The Center for Research on Parallel Computation (CRPC), an NSF-funded Science and Technology Center, hosted the 4th Annual Conference for African-American Reserachers in the Mathematical Sciences (CAARMS4) at Rice University. The main goal of this conference was to highlight current work by African-American researchers and graduate students in mathematics. This conference strengthened the mathematical sciences by encouraging the increased participation of African-American and underrepresented groups into the field, facilitating working relationships between them and helping to cultivate their careers. In addition to the talks there was a graduate student poster session and tutorials on topics in mathematics and computer science. These talks, presentations, and discussions brought a broader perspective to the critical issues involving minority participation in mathematics.

  10. OAKLAND TRANSIT CONNECTOR DOWNTOWN PITTSBURGH TO OAKLAND

    E-print Network

    Blelloch, Guy E.

    OAKLAND TRANSIT CONNECTOR AND DOWNTOWN PITTSBURGH TO OAKLAND CONNECTOR PITTSBURGH, PA Project;Oakland-Downtown/Oakland Transit Connector TRANSPORTATION ACTION PARTNERSHIP Project Information Document......................................................................... 8 3.0 OAKLAND TRANSIT CONNECTOR

  11. University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing

    E-print Network

    Sibille, Etienne

    of Pittsburgh School of Nursing. She has been on faculty at the School of Nursing, since 1986 teaching at all in"75 Nursing Professors You Would Be Lucky to Have Teach Your Classes" by CNA Thrive. Dr. Bender hasUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Nursing 3500 Victoria Street Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260 412

  12. Pittsburgh Middle School Teacher Corps Project.

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    Pittsburgh Board of Public Education, PA.

    The Pittsburgh Middle School Teacher Corps Project (PMSTCP) is a competency-based, field oriented master's program developed and implemented jointly by the Pittsburgh Board of Education and the University of Pittsburgh. The PMSTCP has developed a model which focuses on competencies needed to train teachers to work with urban middle school students…

  13. Proceedings of the Air & Waste Management Association's (A & WMA) 100th annual conference and exhibition

    SciTech Connect

    NONE

    2007-07-01

    The CD-ROM contains more than 500 full technical presentations from the Air and Waste Management Association's 100th Annual Conference. The 2007 Critical Review 'Will the circle be unbroken? A history of the US national ambient air quality standards' is also included, as well as articles celebrating A & WMA's centennial. Subjects covered include: PM field studies; fine particles; PM measurements; chemical composition of the atmosphere; photochemical process in the atmosphere; short range dispersion; regional model analysis; long range dispersion modeling; noises and vibration; visibility; indoor air quality chemistry and physics; SO{sub 3} and SO{sub 2} control techniques; NOx control; mercury and power generation, technology and control; mercury emissions control, measurement and science; PM2.5 fine particle emission control; CO{sub 2} capture from combustion sources; innovations in control of VOCs and other hazardous emissions; organic vapor capture for recovery, recycling or destruction; biological control of emissions; computer generated inventories; ambient monitoring field studies; satellite remote sensing; MACT developments; particulate matter; environmental compliance at Federal facilities; mercury monitoring in the power generation industry; coal plant and IGCC regulatory and permitting issues; environmental issues facing industry energy; climate change electric power industry perspectives; and climate change and sustainability shortages.

  14. In Proceedings of the Rehabilition Engineering Society of North America Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 20-24 June 1997. RESNA Press, 1997, pp. 414-416.

    E-print Network

    Yanco, Holly A.

    with disabilities do not have the dexterity necessary to control a joystick on an electric wheelchair. Our system control and sensors on an electric wheelchair (see, for example, Gomi and Ide 1996). We have developed OF A SEMI-AUTONOMOUS ROBOTIC WHEELCHAIR DIRECTED THROUGH ELECTRODES Holly A. Yanco and James Gips MIT

  15. Identification of current priorities for research in humanitarian action: proceedings of the First Annual UN OCHA Policy and Research Conference.

    PubMed

    Foran, Mark P; Greenough, Paul G; Thow, Andrew; Gilman, Daniel; Schütz, Andreas; Chandran, Rahul; Baiocchi, Allegra

    2012-06-01

    On December 12-13, 2011, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) hosted a humanitarian policy and research conference on the theme of "Risk, Adaptation and Innovation in Humanitarian Action." The four sessions of the conference covered humanitarian action in a changing world, adaptation and innovation in humanitarian action, humanitarian action in protracted and violent conflict, and effective humanitarian action. This special report contains summaries of presentations in each session and the conclusions resulting from the discussions throughout. Through a process of open discussion, debate, and a closing survey, the conference participants identified four top priorities in humanitarian research for the coming years: evidence-driven humanitarian decision-making; accountability and transparency; risk and agility; and partnership. In addition to plans for a 2nd Annual Research and Policy conference in December of 2012, specific outcomes of the conference include a series of regional workshops in 2012 and 2013, launching with Asia, Africa and the Middle East; creation of Policy Working Groups (PWG) for each research priority identified; and a new flagship OCHA publication, to be launched in late 2012 or early 2013, which will share the progress made on the research priorities identified. PMID:22687391

  16. University of Pittsburgh Oakland Campus

    E-print Network

    Jiang, Huiqiang

    Guidelines to provide a basic procedural framework for responding to any type of emergency at the University will continue, regardless of adverse circumstances. To achieve this goal, the guidelines and proceduresUniversity of Pittsburgh Oakland Campus EMERGENCY RESPONSE GUIDELINES Revised: July 2011 Prepared

  17. University of Pittsburgh Safety Manual

    E-print Network

    Sibille, Etienne

    found in the University of Pittsburgh Safety Manual or at www.ehs.pitt.edu. Provide basic first aid, unexplained shortness of breath, burns, chemical splashes and injuries regarding the eye, profuse bleeding, this documentation should be provided to the Office of General Counsel, Office of Risk Management, and/or other

  18. University of Pittsburgh Safety Manual

    E-print Network

    Sibille, Etienne

    PROGRAM Effective Date Page 1 of 8 3/1/11 GUIDELINES FOR WORKING WITH BACILLUS ANTHRACIS Scope Bacillus at the University of Pittsburgh when working with Bacillus anthracis. Definitions Select Agent - The U.S. Department toxins while plasmid pXO2 encodes the bacterium's anti-phagocytic capsule. Bacillus anthracis strains

  19. Pittsburgh Adapts to Changing Times.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    States, Deidre

    1985-01-01

    The Samuel F. B. Morse School, built in 1874 and closed in 1980, is a historic landmark in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Now the building serves as low-income housing for 70 elderly tenants and is praised as being an imaginative and creative use of an old school structure. (MLF)

  20. University of Pittsburgh Safety Manual

    E-print Network

    Sibille, Etienne

    University of Pittsburgh Safety Manual EH&S Guideline Number: 05-020 Subject: YELLOW FEVER VIRUS (YFV) Effective Date 2/22/12 Page 1 of 4 RESEARCH WITH YELLOW FEVER VIRUS (YFV) Laboratory-acquired Yellow Fever Virus infections have been reported in the literature. These Guidelines were designed

  1. NIWeek2000 Annual International Conference, National Instruments, Austin, TX, 2000. NIWeek2000 Conference Proceedings CD: (c) 2000 by National Instruments.

    E-print Network

    Kostic, Milivoje M.

    Conference Proceedings CD: (c) 2000 by National Instruments. Interactive Simulation with a LabVIEW Virtual Used: LabVIEW® The Challenge: Develop a virtual instrument for interactive, what-if simulation: An interactive LabVIEW virtual instrument is developed to qualitatively and quantitatively simulate sampling

  2. September 2005 Support Staff Conference

    E-print Network

    Myers, Lawrence C.

    September 2005 Support Staff Conference TThe Third Annual Support Staff Conference was held's theme was Diversity Awareness and Enrichment: Appreciation of Differences. The conference's agen- da relationship begins with you!" MMore information on the conference, including photos and presenter texts

  3. PREFACE: Selected papers from the Fourth Annual q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing Selected papers from the Fourth Annual q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Nemenman, Ilya; Faeder, James R.; Hlavacek, William S.; Jiang, Yi; Wall, Michael E.; Zilman, Anton

    2011-10-01

    Summary This special issue consists of 11 original papers that elaborate on work presented at the Fourth Annual q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing, which was held on the campus of St John's College in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, 11-14 August 2010. Now in its fourth year, the q-bio conference has changed considerably over time. It is now well established and a major event in systems biology. The 2010 conference saw attendees from all continents (except Antarctica!) sharing novel results and participating in lively discussions at both the oral and poster sessions. The conference was oversubscribed and grew to 27 contributed talks, 16 poster spotlights and 137 contributed posters. We deliberately decreased the number of invited speakers to 21 to leave more space for contributed presentations, and the attendee feedback confirmed that the choice was a success. Although the q-bio conference has grown and matured, it has remained true to the original goal of being an intimate and dynamic event that brings together modeling, theory and quantitative experimentation for the study of cell regulation and information processing. Funded in part by a grant from NIGMS and by DOE funds through the Los Alamos National Laboratory Directed Research and Development program, the conference has continued to exhibit youth and vigor by attracting (and partially supporting) over 100 undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral researchers. The associated q-bio summer school, which precedes the conference each year, further emphasizes the development of junior scientists and makes q-bio a singular event in its impact on the future of quantitative biology. In addition to an increased international presence, the conference has notably diversified its demographic representation within the USA, including increased participation from the southeastern corner of the country. One big change in the conference this year is our new publication partner, Physical Biology. Although we are very grateful to our previous partner, IET Systems Biology, for their help over the years in publicizing the work presented at the conference, we felt that the changing needs of our participants required that we find a new partner. We are thrilled that Physical Biology is publishing the q-bio proceedings this year. It has been a great collaboration, as evidenced by the high quality of this special issue. What's next for q-bio? We are happy to report that NIGMS has recently extended the q-bio conference grant for the next three years, ensuring strong support for junior researchers who need financial assistance to participate in the event. The conference will retain its emphasis on cellular information processing, but will also build connections to other areas of modern biology and biotechnology, focusing specifically on ecology and evolutionary biology next year. Indeed, to fully understand biological information processing systems, they must be studied in their ecological contexts. We will continue to honor distinguished contributors to the field in our opening banquets; the tradition started with Howard Berg, Bruce Alberts and Michael Savageau in previous years, and continues with Dennis Bray at the upcoming 2011 event. Starting in 2011, the conference will also venture into exploration of the social aspects of science. The future is bright for q-bio! We will see you at the Fifth Annual q-bio Conference on 10-13 August 2011, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA and at the Sixth Annual q-bio Conference in early August 2012. The special issue at a glance The special issue is a snapshot of presentations at the q-bio conference. As in previous years, it remains a challenge to recruit experimental contributions to the issue. Thus only one of the papers reports new experimental results, and the collection is tilted towards the computational end of the spectrum compared to the total q-bio presentations contributed. The 11 individual papers in this special issue are each briefly introduced here. We have arranged the papers loosely to parallel the four pillars of q-bio: quantitati

  4. 2nd State of the Onion: Larry Wall's Keynote Address at the Second Annual O'Reilly Perl Conference

    NSDL National Science Digital Library

    This page, part of publisher O'Reilly & Associates' Website devoted to the Perl language, contains a transcript of Larry Wall's keynote address at the second annual O'Reilly Perl Conference, which was held August 17-20, 1998, in San Jose, California. In his keynote address, Larry Wall, the original author of the Perl programming language, provides a thought-provoking (and entertaining) mix of philosophy and technology. Wall's talk touches on the future of the Perl language, the relationship of the free software community to commercial software developers, chaos, complexity, and human symbology. The page also includes copies of graphics used during the keynote.

  5. Discover the Hidden Jewels in Your Library and Sharing the Wealth through Collaboration. Selected Papers from PIALA 2011, Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives, and Museums Annual Conference (21st, Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, November 14-17, 2011)

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Drake, Paul B., Ed.

    2012-01-01

    This publication follows the tradition of publishing selected papers from Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums (PIALA) annual conferences. This 21st annual conference was held in Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, November 14-17, 2011. The volume begins with a listing of the members of the PIALA 2011 Planning…

  6. The Telephone in Education. Book II. Annual International Communications Conference (3rd).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Parker, Lorne A., Comp.; Riccomini, Betsy, Comp.

    This report of a conference on the use of telephone technology in education includes 33 papers which deal with such areas as the use of the telephone in the administration of a telephone network or conference system, support services, program evaluation in telecommunication, program planning, teleconferencing, computer control of teleconferencing,…

  7. Proceedings of the fifth annual conference of the Society of Piping Engineers and Designers

    SciTech Connect

    Not Available

    1985-01-01

    This book presents the papers given at a conference on the computer-aided design and manufacture of pipes. Topics considered at the conference included personal computers, three-dimensional routing, a computer-aided instructional module for thin walled pressure vessels, computerized simulation, valve selection, and stress analysis.

  8. Twenty-third Annual Southern Region Research Conference in Agricultural Education.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Lee, Jasper S., Ed.

    The report of the conference proceedings of the Southern Region Research Conference in Agricultural Education has summarized the presentations of 17 speakers. Some topics covered were: private foundation grantsmanship; problems of agricultural teacher reciprocity, certification, and recruiting; pre-teacher attitudes; follow-up studies of…

  9. Women in engineering program advocates network (WEPAN): Evaluation of the fourth annual conference

    SciTech Connect

    Brainard, S.G.

    1994-08-01

    The 1994 WEPAN conference highlighted the establishment of the three Regional Centers for Women in Engineering, which are located at the University of Washington, Purdue University, and Stevens Insitute of Technology. An overall evaluation was conducted on the effectiveness of the conference, including the quality of plenary sessions, workshops, registration, accommodations and reception.

  10. WEST; Report of the Second Annual Conference, February 28-March 2, 1972.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Elliott, Richard B., Comp.

    The 1972 WEST conference report represents a cooperative project of the Western Educational Society for Telecommunications and the ERIC Clearinghouse on Media and Technology. The conference featured discussions of public television, instructional television, cable television, national educational radio, and national public radio, educational…

  11. OpTeC Annual Meeting Agenda 1 11 Sept. 2014 Optical Science & Engineering Conference

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    Maxwell, Bruce D.

    of Bozeman, and the Montana Photonics Industry Alliance. Conference Agenda Thursday, 11 September 2014 Conference Organizers: Dr. Joseph Shaw ­ OpTeC Director Dr. Larry Johnson ­ Montana Photonics Industry a MSU Physics Department b MSU Cell Biology and Neuroscience Department The role of the chromophore

  12. NARSTO EPA SS PITTSBURGH MET DATA

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    2014-04-25

    ... Humidity Surface Pressure Solar Irradiance Ultraviolet Radiation Order Data:  ASDC Order Tool:   Order ... Earth Related Data:  Environmental Protection Agency Supersites Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania SCAR-B ...

  13. Shaping the Future of Mathematics Education. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (33rd, Freemantle, Western Australia, Australia, July 3-7, 2010)

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    Sparrow, Len, Ed.; Kissane, Barry, Ed.; Hurst, Chris, Ed.

    2010-01-01

    These collected papers are a record of the proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia entitled, "Shaping the Future of Mathematics Education." The conference is held in Fremantle, as was the previous conference a decade earlier. Keynote speakers are discussing issues that are emerging more…

  14. International Perspectives on Environmental Education: Issues and Actions. Proceedings of the 1st International and 13th Annual Conference of the North American Association for Environmental Education (Banff, Alberta, Canada, October 5-9, 1984).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Cox, Dorothy A., Ed.; Stapp, William B., Ed.

    The proceedings of the first International Conference of the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAEE), which was also the 13th annual conference of the National Association of Environmental Education as the NAEE was formerly known, provides as complete a record as possible of the conference activities. Papers and reports are…

  15. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings and Papers of the Annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology (22nd, White Plains, New York, March 7-8, 2008)

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Oswald, Patricia A., Ed.; Zaromatidis, Katherine, Ed.; Levine, Judith R., Ed.; Indenbaum, Gene, Ed.

    2008-01-01

    The ND Annual Conference--Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations was held on March 7-8, 2008 at the Crowne Plaza in White Plains, New York. The conference was sponsored by the Psychology Department of Farmingdale State College. The conference featured Dr. Douglas Bernstein from the University of South Florida, Tampa as the keynote speaker.…

  16. Proceedings of the sixth annual conference on fossil energy materials. Fossil Energy AR and TD Mateials Program

    SciTech Connect

    Cole, N.C.; Judkins, R.R. [comps.

    1992-07-01

    The Sixth Annual Conference on Fossil Energy Materials was held in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on May 12--14, 1992. The meeting was sponsored by the US Department of Energy`s Office of Fossil Energy through the Advanced Research and Technology Development (AR&TD) Materials Program, and ASM International. The objective of the AR&TD Materials Program is to conduct research and development on materials for longer-term fossil energy applications as well as for generic needs of various fossil fuel technologies. The management of the Program has been decentralized to the DOE Field Office, Oak Ridge with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) as the technical support contractor. The research is performed by staff members at ORNL and by a substantial number of researchers at other national laboratories, universities, and in private industry. The work is divided into the following categories: (1) ceramics, (2) development and corrosion resistance of iron aluminide, advanced austenitic and chromium-niobium alloys, and (3) technology assessment and technology transfer. This conference is held each year to review the work on all of the projects of the Program. The agenda for the meeting is given in Appendix A, and a list of attendees is presented in Appendix B. ASM International cosponsored the conference, for which we are especially grateful.

  17. PIALA 2000: Libraries and Archives--Where Information and Language Literacy Begin [and] Engaged Readers and Writers in Multicultural Island Communities. Selected Papers from the 10th Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives Conference Joint with the 13th Annual Regional Language Arts Conference (Tumon, Guam, November 9-11, 2000)

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Cohen, Arlene, Ed.; Quan, Clarisa G., Ed.

    2004-01-01

    This proceedings combines presentations from the jointly held 10th Annual PIALA 2000 Conference and the 13th Annual Regional Language Arts Conference. The volume begins with the welcoming remarks of Mary L. Silk, Christine Ku Scott-Smith, Antonio R. Umpingco, Delia Munoz Rosal, Lawrence Kasperbauer, Rosie Tainatongo, Richard S. Tom, Mary L.…

  18. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education with the North American Chapter 12th PME-NA Conference (14th, Mexico, July 15-20, 1990), Volume 3.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Booker, George, Ed.; Cobb, Paul, Ed.; de Mendicuti, Teresa N.

    This proceedings of the annual conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (PME) contains the following research papers: "The Construct Theory of Rational Numbers: Toward a Semantic Analysis" (M. Behr & G. Harel); "Reflections on Dealing: An Analysis of One Child's Interpretations" (G. Davis); "About…

  19. A Report of the Nuclear Engineering Division Sessions at the 1971 ASEE Annual Conference

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Eckley, Wayne; Nelson, George W.

    1972-01-01

    Summarizes the discussions at the conference under the topics, Objective Criteria for the Future" and Teaching Concepts Basic to Nuclear Engineering." Includes comments from personnel representing universities, industries, and government laboratories. (TS)

  20. Second Annual Conference on Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems. Abstracts

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    1992-01-01

    Abstracts from the conference are presented. The topics covered include the following: next generation software systems and languages; databases, catalogs, and archives; user interfaces/visualization; real-time data acquisition/scheduling; and IRAF/STSDAS/PROS status reports.

  1. Proceedings of the fourth annual hazardous materials management conference/central

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    Not Available

    1991-01-01

    This conference is covered under the following headings: Adaptive control of robot manipulators; Analysis of manufacturing systems; Impedance and force control; Coordination of multiple industrial robot; Stereo vision; Robot control; Industrial application; and Control architectures.

  2. Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Conference on Aerospace Computational Control, volume 1

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    Bernard, Douglas E. (editor); Man, Guy K. (editor)

    1989-01-01

    Conference topics included definition of tool requirements, advanced multibody component representation descriptions, model reduction, parallel computation, real time simulation, control design and analysis software, user interface issues, testing and verification, and applications to spacecraft, robotics, and aircraft.

  3. 77 FR 47652 - Second Annual Food and Drug Administration Health Professional Organizations Conference

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2012-08-09

    ...Organizations Conference AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS...The Food and Drug Administration (FDA...Office of Special Health Issues, Food and Drug Administration, 10903...other substandard drugs/supply chain threats, and others. The...

  4. Proceedings of the 12. annual conference on hazardous waste research. Building partnerships for innovative technologies

    Microsoft Academic Search

    L. E. Erickson; M. M. Rankin; S. C. Grant; J. P. McDonald

    1997-01-01

    This conference was held May 19--22, 1997 in Kansas City, Missouri. The purpose of this conference was to provide a multidisciplinary forum for exchange of state-of-the-art information on innovative technologies for hazardous waste research. Topics of discussion include the following: metals; remediation of munitions compounds; analytical methods; remediation; vegetation-based remediation; vegetation-based bioremediation; nonaqueous phase liquids; biofilms and barriers; and partnerships

  5. Proceedings: Second Annual Pacific Northwest Alternative and Renewable Energy Resources Conference.

    SciTech Connect

    None

    1980-01-01

    Papers presented at the conference are published in this volume. The purpose of the conference was to solicit regional cooperation in the promoting of near-term development of such alternative and renewable energy resources in the Pacific Northwest as: cogeneration; biomass; wind; small hydro; solar end-use applications; and geothermal direct heat utilization. Separate abstracts of selected papers were prepared for inclusion in the Energy Data Base.

  6. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES

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    Sibille, Etienne

    personal friend or any other person you identify, health care information relevant to that personUNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW HEALTH INFORMATION IT CAREFULLY. The University of Pittsburgh is required by law to maintain the privacy of your medical records

  7. STATEMENT ON SUSTAINABILITY UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH

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    Jiang, Huiqiang

    alternative modes of transportation such as public transit, to minimize the environmental impact of vehiclesSTATEMENT ON SUSTAINABILITY UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH Whereas the University of Pittsburgh the University administration: Re-affirm the commitment to environmental education and support of environmental

  8. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF NURSING

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    Machery, Edouard

    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF NURSING Open Housefor Undergraduate and Graduate Degree Programs Pittsburgh, PA 15261 Special undergraduate information session at 9:30 a.m. School of Nursing Advancing Nursing Science, Education, and Practice www.nursing.pitt.edu DCS94068-1213 · Learn about undergraduate

  9. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF NURSING

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    Benos, Panayiotis "Takis"

    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF NURSING Graduate and Undergraduate Nursing Programs Saturday Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261 DCS97357-0814 · Discover graduate nursing programs: MSN, DNP, and PhD · Learn about undergraduate nursing programs: BSN, RN Options, and Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN · Explore

  10. International Federation of Library Associations Annual Conference Papers. General Research Libraries Division: Parliamentary Libraries and National Libraries Sections (47th, Leipzig, East Germany, August 17-22, 1981).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Gude, Gilbert; And Others

    This set of papers presented to the General Research Libraries Division of the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) during its 47th annual conference (1981) includes: "The Effect of the Introduction of Computers on Library and Research Staff," by Gilbert Gude; "Libraries as Information Service Agencies (IVS)," by Franz Georg…

  11. Research in Science Education, Volume 1990. Selected Refereed Papers from the Annual Conference of the Australasian Science Education Research Association (21st, Perth, Western Australia, July 1990).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Gardner, Paul L., Ed.

    1990-01-01

    This book contains selected refereed papers from the 21st Annual Conference of the Australasian Science Education Research Association. The papers are as follows: "A Learning Model for Science Education: Developing Teaching Strategies" (Appleton); "Researching Balance between Cognition and Affect in Science Teaching" (Baird et al.); "Toward a…

  12. Beyond Awareness: Providing for the Gifted Child. Proceedings of the Annual Northern Virginia Conference on Gifted/Talented Education (4th, Arlington, Virginia, March 23-24, 1979).

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Orloff, Jeffrey H., Ed.

    The volume contains 19 papers from the Fourth Annual Northern Virginia Conference on Gifted/Talented Education. Included are the following titles and authors: "A Statement on the National Commitment to Gifted Education" (R. Stafford); "Beyond Awareness into Practice" (F. Williams); "Fostering Independence and Creativity" (D. Treffinger); "Parents…

  13. The 25th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, 2011 Interaction Design for Driving Individuals to Engage in Creative Expressions

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    Nakakoji, Kumiyo

    recipes. Using open source software projects as an object-to- think-with, this paper argues for the design and Communities in Free and Open Source Software Development, in Free/Open Source Software Development, S. KochThe 25th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, 2011 - 1

  14. pre-acts -6th annual international conference of Territorial Intelligence -caENTI October 2008 1 INTERACTIVE MAP FOR CAENTI

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    , cartography, open source software halshs-00519877,version1-28Apr2014 Author manuscript, published in "Inpre-acts - 6th annual international conference of Territorial Intelligence - caENTI ­ October 2008 the Map Tools library OpenLayers) are in the final stages of development. Key words: Web Mapping, Web GIS

  15. Rights in Conflict; A Report on the Annual Conference of the National Coalition Against Censorship (2nd, New York City, February 16, 1977).

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    Zachowski, Matt, Ed.; Rothaus, Elyse, Ed.

    This report details the proceedings of the second annual conference of the National Coalition Against Censorship, which was held in New York City on 16 February 1977. Among the events covered is a panel discussion of possible limitations on free speech, conducted by four experts in the field of communicatons (Peggy Charren, president of Action for…

  16. New Concepts in College-Adult Reading; Yearbook of the Annual Meeting of the National Reading Conference (13th, New Orleans, Louisiana, December 5-7, 1963).

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    Thurston, Eric L., Ed.; Hafner, Lawrence E., Ed.

    Focusing on new concepts in college reading, the papers in this volume were drawn from the thirteenth annual meeting of the National Reading Conference held in 1963. The 20 papers are grouped into three sections, the first of which contains descriptions and evaluations of reading programs, a study of methods of training teachers for the…

  17. Promotion of Renewable Energies for Water Production through Desalination 56th Annual NM Water Conf., New Water New Energy: A Conference Linking Desalination and Renewable Energy

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    Johnson, Eric E.

    Promotion of Renewable Energies for Water Production through Desalination 56th Annual NM Water Conf., New Water New Energy: A Conference Linking Desalination and Renewable Energy 11 Promotion of Renewable with is ProDes (Promotion of Renewable Energy for Water production through Desalination), which brought

  18. Research in Science Education, Volume 16. Selections of Papers From the Annual Conference of the Australian Science Education Research Association (17th, Adelaide, South Australia, May, 1986).

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    Tisher, Richard P., Ed.

    Selections of papers from the seventeenth annual conference of the Australian Science Education Research Association are presented in this volume of Research in Science Education (RISE). A diversity of themes are addressed and include new topic areas as well as concerns that have been cited in previous issues of RISE. The papers focus on such…

  19. Making the Difference. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia Incorporated (22nd, Adelaide, South Australia, July 4-7, 1999).

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    Truran, John M., Ed.; Truran, Kathleen M., Ed.

    Papers from the 22nd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia Incorporated include the following: (1) "Making Sense of Primary Mathematics" (Gillian M. Boulton-Lewis); (2) "Seeking a Rationale for Particular Classroom Tasks and Activity" (Peter Sullivan); (3) "Research in Mathematics Education in Australia: What…

  20. SELECTED PAPERS FROM PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM SEGMENTS OF UNITED CEREBRAL PALSY'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE (15TH, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, MARCH 11-13, 1965).

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    United Cerebral Palsy Association, New York, NY.

    THIS PUBLICATION PRESENTS SELECTED PAPERS FROM THE UNITED CEREBRAL PALSY ASSOCIATION'S 15TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE, MARCH 13, 1965. PAPERS ARE--(1) "S IS TO TURN" BY PAUL V. CARLSON, (2) "CERTAIN ASPECTS OF THE FUNCTIONAL STATUS OF THE FETUS IN UTERO" BY FORREST H. ADAMS, (3) "ENCEPHALITIS--COMMON CAUSES AND AFTER EFFECTS" BY JOHN M. ADAMS, (4) "BRAIN…

  1. pre-acts -6th annual international conference of Territorial Intelligence -caENTI October 2008 1 L'INTELLIGENCE POUR L'INTELLIGENCE TERRITORIALE

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    pre-acts - 6th annual international conference of Territorial Intelligence - caENTI ­ October 2008 1 L'INTELLIGENCE POUR L'INTELLIGENCE TERRITORIALE Loreto Saavedra Sánchez Chercheuse de Doctorat à l intelligence" ­ cognitive capital ­ mapping ­ cyborgue city. Mots clés : Intelligence territoriale - capital

  2. pre-acts -6th annual international conference of Territorial Intelligence -caENTI October 2008 1 SOME CONSIDERATIONS REGARDING COLLECTIVE INTELLIGENCE

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    pre-acts - 6th annual international conference of Territorial Intelligence - caENTI ­ October 2008 1 SOME CONSIDERATIONS REGARDING COLLECTIVE INTELLIGENCE Filimon Streman Full Professor, Ph intelligence is a form of intelligence that emerges from the collaboration and competition of many individuals

  3. A Legal Odyssey, 2001. Preconference Seminar Outlines [of the] Education Law Association Annual Conference (47th, Albuquerque, New Mexico, November 15-17, 2001).

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    Education Law Association, Dayton, OH.

    This document contains preconference seminar outlines for the 47th Annual Education Law Association (ELA) Conference. The first of four sections, "Americans with Disabilities Act Update--Higher Education and Employees," by Christopher P. Borreca, presents legal issues related to the Americans with Disabilities Act, an adequate definition of…

  4. Change in Agriculture Education. Proceedings of the Annual Southern Research Conference in Agricultural Education (17th, Oklahoma State Univ., July 30,31 and August 1, 1968).

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    Hull, William L., Ed.; Stevenson, William W., Ed.

    Sixty-five participants from 13 states attended this annual conference. The major papers presented included: (1) "Change Process in Education, A Theoretical Construct," by R. Meisner, (2) "Application of the Change Construct in Agricultural Education," by D. Towne, (3) "Variables Influencing Adoption of Cooperative Agricultural Occupations…

  5. Selections from the ABC 2014 Annual Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Let Favorite Assignments Ring: Sharpening Communication Tools and Self and Career Development

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    Whalen, D. Joel; Crenshaw, Cheri; Ortiz, Lorelei A.; Vik, Gretchen N.; Meredith, Michael J.; Deambrosi, Alfredo; Luck, Susan L.; Rausch, Georgi; Canas, Kathryn; Hicks, Nancy; Newman, Amy; Hofacker, Cynthia M.; Webb, Susan Hall; Zizik, Catherine H.

    2015-01-01

    This article, the first of a two-part series, catalogs teaching innovations from the 2014 Association for Business Communication Annual Conference. These 12 assignments debuted during two "My Favorite Assignment" sessions. Learning experiences included job-seeking skills--résumé writing, writing job applications, sharpening interview…

  6. Reclamation Rural Water Act 56th Annual NM Water Conf., New Water New Energy: A Conference Linking Desalination and Renewable Energy

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    Johnson, Eric E.

    Reclamation Rural Water Act 56th Annual NM Water Conf., New Water New Energy: A Conference Linking Desalination and Renewable Energy 71 Reclamation Rural Water Act: Southwestern Navajo Rural Water Supply Project & Solar Groundwater Desalination Research Kevin Black and Mitch Haws, Bureau of Reclamation Mitch

  7. Rethinking Quality Assurance: Examining Established Practices, Exploring New Strategies. Selected Presentations at the Annual Accreditation and Quality Assurance Conference. Proceedings (Philadelphia, PA, December 4-5, 2000).

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    Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Philadelphia, PA.

    This collection contains selected presentations from an annual accreditation and quality assurance conference. The papers are: (1) "Turning around Troubled Institutions" (Matthew Goldstein); (2) "Triadic Hierarchical Planning" (William J. Austin); (3) "Edinboro University's Triangulated Institutional Effectiveness Model" (Michael A. Mogavero and…

  8. Education and Economic Growth. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on the Economics of Education (1st, Tallahassee, Florida, December 15, 1967).

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    Kraft, Richard H. P., Ed.

    This volume contains papers originally delivered at the First Annual Conference on the Economics of Education sponsored by the Educational Systems Development Center, held at Florida State University, December 15, 1967. The papers are organized under two broad headings: Planning education for economic and social development and strategies of human…

  9. First Annual Conference on Intelligence Analysis Methods and Tools, May 2005 PNWD-SA-6904 Metrics and Measures for Intelligence Analysis Task Difficulty

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    and Measures for Intelligence Analysis Task Difficulty Abstract Evaluating the effectiveness of toolsFirst Annual Conference on Intelligence Analysis Methods and Tools, May 2005 PNWD-SA-6904 Metrics in assessing task difficulty. 1. Introduction An active area of research is the design and development of tools

  10. Higher Education for Adults: Non-Traditional Paths. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference on Non-Traditional Interdisciplinary Programs (Arlington, Virginia, June 22-24, 1983).

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    Fonseca, James W., Ed.

    Fourteen papers on adult education are presented from the George Mason University (Virginia) first annual conference on nontraditional, interdisciplinary, and external degree programs. The papers and authors include: "The American Experiential Learning Tradition: Educating the Whole Person" (Walter Raubicheck); "Experience, Learning, and Identity:…

  11. Sustaining the Vision. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship (24th, Worcester, England, July 17-21, 1995).

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    International Association of School Librarianship, Seattle, WA.

    Themes of the 24th Annual International Association of School Librarianship conference included: "School Librarianship"; "Children's Literature"; "Technology"; and "Children's Literature, Literacy, and School Librarianship." The following presented papers are assembled in this proceedings: (1) "For Better or Worse? School Libraries in the UK:…

  12. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (12th, Veszprem, Hungary, July 20-25, 1988), Volume 2.

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    Borbas, Andrea, Ed.

    The proceedings for the annual conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (PME) include the following papers: "Intervention in a Mathematics Course at the College Level" (L. Gattuso & R. Lacasse); "The Education of Talented Children" (F. Genzwein); "The Development of a Model for Competence in Mathematical…

  13. Dreams and Dynamics. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship (22nd, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, September 27-30, 1993).

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    Hannesdottir, Sigrun Klara, Ed.; And Others

    The themes of the 22nd Annual International Association of School Librarianship conference were: "Building a Picture of Society in the Year 2000"; "Literature--Themes of the '90s Towards the Future"; "Education--Partnerships To Develop Life-Long Learners"; and "Technology into the 21st Century." The following papers were selected for publication…

  14. The 23rd Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, 2009 Interaction Design for Supporting Knowledge Communication in Software Development

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    Nakakoji, Kumiyo

    Yunwen Ye Yasuhiro Yamamoto *1 *2 *3 RCAST, University of Tokyo SRA Key Technology Laboratory Inc., SRA}@kid.rcast.u-tokyo.ac.jp; , 160-0004 3-12 , ye@sra.co.jp #12;The 23rd Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial

  15. Higher Education 2000: What Will Be New? What Will Be Different? Proceedings of the Annual Accreditation and Quality Assurance Conference (1999).

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    Commission on Higher Education, Philadelphia, PA. Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

    This collection of essays from the 1999 Annual Accreditation and Quality Assurance Conference includes: "Wanted: President for the New Millennium" (Stephen Joel Trachtenberg); "Medium and Message: Passion, Values, and Quality in the New Academy" (John Daniel); "The 100th Anniversary of the College Board" (Nicholas Murray Butler, Joseph Hankin, and…

  16. 3M-NANO is the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement on the Nanoscale; it will be held in 2014 in Taipei, Taiwan. The ultimate

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    Appelrath, Hans-Jürgen

    3M-NANO is the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement in research fields related to 3M-NANO topics are invited to submit papers. All accepted full papers (presented and nanomechatronics NEMS and their applications Nanopackaging Nanofluidics Bio-Nano devices and applications High

  17. 23rd Houston Society for Engineering in Medicine and Biology Annual Conference proceedings, pg 170, 2006. FEASIBILITY OF TRANSCUTANEOUS ELECTRICAL STIMULATION FOR

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    Besio, Walter G.

    23rd Houston Society for Engineering in Medicine and Biology Annual Conference proceedings, pg 170 Department of Biomedical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University-Ruston, LA, USA. 2 Epilepsy Service-255-4175 E-mail: walterb@latech.edu Introduction: Epilepsy is the 2nd most prevalent neurological disorder

  18. 3M-NANO is the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement on the Nanoscale; it will be held in 2014 in Taipei, Taiwan. The ultimate

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    Appelrath, Hans-Jürgen

    3M-NANO is the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement is to bridge the gap between nanosciences and engineering sciences, aiming at technology opportunities and new markets. The advanced technologies for manipulation, manufacturing and measurement at nanoscale promise

  19. MSaTERs: Mathematics, Science, and Technology Educators & Researchers of The Ohio State University. Proceedings of the Annual Spring Conference (5th, Columbus, Ohio, May 5, 2001).

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    Herman, Marlena F., Ed.

    The Mathematics, Science, and Technology Educators and Researchers of The Ohio State University (MSaTERs-OSU) is a student organization that grew out of the former Ohio State University Council of Teachers of Mathematics (OSU-CTM). Papers from the fifth annual conference include: (1) "Models of the Structure of Matter: Why Should We Care about…

  20. Taking Agricultural Education to The Next Level: Distinguished Lecture Presented at the 2010 Annual Conference of the American Association for Agricultural Education, Omaha, Nebraska, May 25, 2010

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    Osborne, Ed

    2011-01-01

    This article is the author's Distinguished Lecture presented at the 2010 Annual Conference of the American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE), in Omaha, Nebraska, on May 25, 2010. In this lecture, the author looks back at the significant changes in agricultural education in the last 100 or so years and discusses four major ways that one…

  1. College Learning Skills Today and Tomorrowland; Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Western College Reading Association (8th, Anaheim, Calif., March 20-22, 1975).

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    Sugimoto, Roy, Ed.

    Articles in this publication were presented at the 1975 eighth annual COnference of the Western College Reading Association, the theme of which was "College Learning Skills Today and Tomorrowland." The keynote address presented by Gene Kerstiens was titled "The New Learners: Focus for the Future." Titles of some of the other 36 articles are:…

  2. The Computer: Extension of the Human Mind II. Proceedings of the Annual Summer Conference (Eugene, Oregon, July 20-22, 1983).

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    Oregon Univ., Eugene. Coll. of Education.

    This collection consists of 21 papers presented at the July 1983 Annual Summer Conference on "The Computer: Extension of the Human Mind II," in Eugene, Oregon. Six papers were presented at general interest sessions; 15 were from special interest group sessions. The general interest papers include David Ahl's "Keeping Up with Computers in Education…

  3. Research and Education: The Foundations for Rehabilitation Service Delivery--10th Annual National Rehabilitation Educators Conference April 6th-10th, 2010

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    Chou, Chih Chin

    2010-01-01

    The theme of the 10th annual National Rehabilitation Educators conference emphasized research and teaching ideals in the areas of clinical supervision, evidence-based practice in rehabilitation, rehabilitation counseling process, effective rehabilitation counseling training strategies, accreditation and licensure, rehabilitation ethics, and…

  4. Do physicians/researchers trade stock based on privileged information? A closer look at trading patterns surrounding the annual ASCO conference.

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    Donath, Elie; Eisenberg, Mark J

    2012-01-01

    The goal of this paper was to assess whether, given the opportunity, physicians/researchers would try to profit (by trading stocks) from information that only they were made privy to. The Annual ASCO (American Society of Clinical Oncology) Conference, the largest annual oncology conference, provided the perfect venue to fully explore this question. Up until 2008, ASCO abstracts were released exclusively to ASCO members (i.e., physicians, oncologists) two weeks prior to the conference, and many speculated about unusual trading patterns during these two weeks. In 2008, in response to concerns about such illicit activities, ASCO changed this policy (by distributing these abstracts instead to the general public). We decided to take a closer look at these trading patterns to determine the true impact of ASCO's 2008 decision and whether the differences prior to and following 2008 reveal something about the likelihood of physicians/researchers to profit from "privileged information." PMID:22789054

  5. Objectives in Commercial Engineering: Report of the Second Conference on Business Training for Engineers and Engineering Training for Students of Business, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 1 and 2, 1922. Bulletin, 1924, No. 16

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    Swiggett, Glen Levin

    1924-01-01

    The primary purpose of this conference held in Washington, May 1 and 2, 1922, was to promote through training better coordination of the major operations in industry and commerce. There was an attendance of 215 comprising largely business executives, engineers, and professors of business and engineering. The topics of discussion related to the…

  6. The Impact of the University Of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute

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    Sibille, Etienne

    The Impact of the University Of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and UPMC Cancer Centers on the Pittsburgh Regional Economy Prepared for the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and UPMC CancerCenterforSocialandUrbanResearch #12;University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute Impact Study i TABLE OF CONTENTS Executive Summary ii I

  7. ARHP's Annual Reproductive Health Clinical Conference: a laboratory for innovative provider education that can lead to real practice change.

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    Cohen, Ellen; Turok, David

    2012-03-01

    For reproductive health professionals, a combination of clinical and social science, presented in a variety of credible, interactive formats and featuring some type of mentoring and longer-term evaluation and follow-up, provides the richest platform for learning. There is growing support in the literature for this approach to improve clinician knowledge, competence and practice. ARHP is incorporating new educational platforms for all of its programs, including the annual Reproductive Health Clinical Conference. ARHP leaders plan to continue in-depth evaluation and experimentation to work toward improved provider performance and the best possible patient outcomes. There is a strong need for more research to inform this promising area, but we are on the right track. PMID:22225839

  8. Proceedings of the Ninth Annual Summer Conference: NASA/USRA University Advanced Aeronautics Design Program and Advanced Space Design Program

    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)

    1993-01-01

    The NASA/USRA University Advanced Design Program was established in 1984 as an attempt to add more and better design education to primarily undergraduate engineering programs. The original focus of the pilot program encompassing nine universities and five NASA centers was on space design. Two years later, the program was expanded to include aeronautics design with six universities and three NASA centers participating. This year marks the last of a three-year cycle of participation by forty-one universities, eight NASA centers, and one industry participant. The Advanced Space Design Program offers universities an opportunity to plan and design missions and hardware that would be of usc in the future as NASA enters a new era of exploration and discovery, while the Advanced Aeronautics Design Program generally offers opportunities for study of design problems closer to the present time, ranging from small, slow-speed vehicles to large, supersonic and hypersonic passenger transports. The systems approach to the design problem is emphasized in both the space and aeronautics projects. The student teams pursue the chosen problem during their senior year in a one- or two-semester capstone design course and submit a comprehensive written report at the conclusion of the project. Finally, student representatives from each of the universities summarize their work in oral presentations at the Annual Summer Conference, sponsored by one of the NASA centers and attended by the university faculty, NASA and USRA personnel and aerospace industry representatives. As the Advanced Design Program has grown in size, it has also matured in terms of the quality of the student projects. The present volume represents the student work accomplished during the 1992-1993 academic year reported at the Ninth Annual Summer Conference hosted by NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, June 14-18, 1993.

  9. Pacific Telecommunications Council Annual Conference Proceedings (16th, Honolulu, Hawaii, January 16-20, 1994).

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    Savage, James G., Ed.; Wedemeyer, Dan J., Ed.

    This volume comprises the papers presented at the 1994 conference of the Pacific Telecommunications Council. This gathering, which focused on the theme, "Forging New Links: Focus on Developing Economies," brought together more than 1,100 participants from over 40 countries. The 146 papers are organized chronologically, according to date of…

  10. Advances in Distance Learning. Symposium 38. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    Three presentations are provided from Symposium 38, Advances in Distance Learning, of the Academy of Human Resource Development 2000 Conference Proceedings. "Teaching Strategies in a Synchronous Learning Environment for Adult Students" (Luis A. C. Lima, Kathryn S. Hoff) reports the responses of intact cohort groups enrolled in spring semester 1999…

  11. Session 3566 Proceedings of the 2005 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition

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    Holden, Joshua Brandon

    their work in oral and poster presentations. A different institution hosts the event each year developed for the 2004 MUPEC conference hosted by Rose- Hulman Institute of Technology. Our goal is the mass of the rocket and payload and h is the measured maximum height reached by the rocket while still

  12. Individual Learning Issues. Symposium 44. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    This document contains three papers from a symposium on individual learning issues that was conducted as part of a conference on human resource development (HRD). "Communication in the Workplace: Using Myers-Briggs To Build Communication Effectiveness" (Patrice M. Scanlon, Judy K. Schmitz, Tracey Murray, Lisa M. Hooper) reports on a study of…

  13. Workforce Diversity. Symposium 14. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    Three presentations are provided from Symposium 14, Workforce Diversity, of the Academy of Human Resource Development (HRD) 2000 Conference Proceedings. "Cross-Organizational vs. Localized Participation: A Case Study on Workplace Diversity Dialogues Implementation" (Martin B. Kormanik, Daniel A. Krieger, Timothy E. Tilghman) compares dialogue from…

  14. European Lipoprotein Club: Report of the 21st Annual Conference, Tutzing, September 28–October 1, 1998

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    Pascale Benlian; Katriina Aalto-Setälä; Hans Dieplinger; Marten Hofker; Richard James; Rudolph Poledne; Philippa Talmud; Senen Vilaro

    1999-01-01

    Molecular biology and genetics were the hallmarks of the conference. Attendees from 20 European countries participated in lively discussions with international speakers. The opening round table session entitled ‘Genetic approach to complex diseases’ was chaired by Harald Funke. Steve Humphries (London) presented association studies and Harald Funke (Munster) presented multiparameter analyses, as models of genetic epidemiological approaches to atherosclerosis. Gerd

  15. CASDA Annual School Law Conference. Proceedings (11th, Latham, New York, July 16, 1996).

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    Capital Area School Development Association, Albany, NY.

    The Capital Area School Development Association's (CASDA) School Law Conference assists school board members and administrators in the Greater Capital Region of Albany, New York, in improving their knowledge in the area of school law. In Chapter 1, "Recent Decisions of the Commissioner of Education," examines the substance and outcome of recent…

  16. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Midwest Philosophy of Education Society 1977.

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    Craig, Robert, Ed.; Neff, Frederick C., Ed.

    Seven papers presented at a conference for philosophy of education specialists are documented here. These are: (1) "Teacher Directed Study" (J. Popp); (2) "Ageism and the Youth Cult: Educational Dilemma" (G. Lesnoff-Caravaglia); (3) "A Philosophical Analysis of Richard H. Brown's Pursuit of Genuine Questions in History" (C. E. Samac); (4) "Freedom…

  17. The Status of the Telephone in Education. Annual International Communications Conference (2nd).

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    Parker, Lorne A., Comp.; Riccomini, Betsy, Comp.

    This report of a conference on the use of telephone technology in education includes 43 papers which deal with such areas as the use of the telephone in teleconferencing, designing teleconferencing programs, staff meetings, health professional continuing education, telecourses,communicaton and information networks, tutoring, party-line education,…

  18. Proceedings of the 21st annual offshore technology conference. Volume 1

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    1989-01-01

    This book contains the proceedings of a conference on offshore technology. Topics covered include: underwater wet welding of higher strength offshore steels; the proposed extended-reach drilling project; North Sea experience with aluminum drillpipe; and load transfer mechanism to offshore jackets during pile driving.

  19. Fourth Annual Conference on Public and Non-Public Schools: Value Education. December 1, 1977. Proceedings.

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    Lachman, Seymour P., Ed.

    Convened to offer a forum for discussion of values education to over 100 representatives of public and private schools, the conference explored moral dilemmas, educational trends, cognitive moral development, and educational objectives. The keynote address by values education exponent Dr. Edwin Fenton (Director, Carnegie-Mellon Education Center,…

  20. Energy in the urban environment. Proceedings of the 22. annual Illinois energy conference

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    1994-12-31

    The conference addressed the energy and environmental challenges facing large metropolitan areas. The topics included a comparison of the environmental status of cities twenty years ago with the challenges facing today`s large cities, sustainable economic development, improving the energy and environmental infrastructure, and the changing urban transportation sector. Selected papers are indexed separately for inclusion in the Energy Science and Technology Database.

  1. Pacific Telecommunications Council Annual Conference Proceedings (22nd, Honolulu, Hawaii, January 31-February 2, 2000).

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    Pacific Telecommunications Council, Honolulu, HI.

    This proceedings of the 2000 conference of the Pacific Telecommunications Council contains papers and summaries of sessions in the following areas: (1) socio/economic, including regional studies of China, the South Pacific, Southeast Asian, Latin America, Oceania, Korea, India, and the Asia-Pacific telecommunications market; (2) applications,…

  2. Change and the Consultant. Symposium 43. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    This document contains three papers from a symposium on change and the consultant that was conducted during a conference on human resource development (HRD). "A Theory of Consultancy" (Daniel R. Boroto, Douglas A. Zahn, Darren C. Short) presents an emerging theory of consultancy that is based on an analysis of thousands of videotaped consultations…

  3. Alternative Conceptions of Competence Assessment. Proceedings of the 1979 Annual CAPT Conference.

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    Northwest Regional Education Lab., Portland, OR. Clearinghouse for Applied Performance Testing.

    Several new developments in educational measurement which contribute to a broadening of assessment options were presented at the conference on Alternative Conceptions of Competence. A common theme synthesizing these alternatives was a view of the complexity of human competence and the inadequacy of the multiple-choice examination as a measure of…

  4. Workforce Development. Symposium 37. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    Three presentations are provided from Symposium 37, Workforce Development, of the Academy of Human Resource Development (HRD) 2000 Conference Proceedings. "Unemployment and Low-Literacy among Welfare Recipients: Continuum of Literacy Program Models" (Larry G. Martin) presents a continuum of four types of literacy programs--academic, situated…

  5. Annual Adult Education Research Conference Proceedings (36th, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, May 19-21, 1995).

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    Collette, Pauline, Comp.; And Others

    These proceedings contain 54 papers and an abstract of a panel discussion on women's issues in adult education that were presented at a conference on adult education research. The following are among the papers included: "Reducing Dropout in Distance Education" (Belawati); "Examination of the Validity of the Education Participation Scale (EPS) and…

  6. Organizations in Transition. Symposium 41. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    This document contains three papers from a symposium on organizations in transition that was conducted as part of a conference on human resource development (HRD). "Human Resource Development in an Industry in Transition: The Case of the Russian Banking Sector" (Alexander Ardichvili, Alexander Gasparishvili) reports on a study documenting issues…

  7. THIRD ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON FAMILIES WHO FOLLOW THE CROPS (VISALIA, MARCH 1-2, 1962).

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    MACGREGOR, HELEN R.; AND OTHERS

    THE SELECTED PRESENTATIONS WERE--"THE CONTINUING INTEREST OF THE GOVERNOR'S ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN AND YOUTH, IN THE FARM WORKER'S CHILDREN" BY HELEN MCGREGOR, "THE PURPOSE OF THIS CONFERENCE" BY MRS. HUBERT WYCKOFF, "TRENDS IN CALIFORNIA AGRICULTURE, EFFECTS ON FARM WORKERS" BY DANIEL G. ALDRICH, JR., "CHARACTERISTICS OF FARM WORKERS AS…

  8. Sixth Annual Conference on Computers, Freedom, and Privacy: The RealAudio Proceedings.

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    Glover, Barbara; Meernik, Mary

    1996-01-01

    Reviews the sixth Conference on Computers, Freedom, and Privacy (CFP) held in March 1996. Highlights include the Communications Decency Act, part of the 1996 Telecommunications Reform Act; European views; Internet service providers; limiting online speech on campus; cryptography; the global information infrastructure; copyright; and China and the…

  9. Proceedings: Annual Junior College Conference (2nd, Arizona State University, April 26, 1969).

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    Bridgman, Donald, Ed.

    This conference report focuses on improving instruction and guidance in the junior college. Three main speeches are presented: (1) "Improving Instruction Through Setting of Behavioral Objectives," (2) "Faculty Development for the Improvement of Instruction and Guidance," and (3) "Implications for Student Personnel Programs From What We Know About…

  10. Annual Conference on Parent Education Proceedings (4th, Denton, Texas, February 9-10, 1996).

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    Jacobson, Arminta, Ed.; And Others

    The goals of the 2-day interdisciplinary conference covered in these proceedings were to: (1) present a spectrum of program models, curriculum, and knowledge related to parent education, parent involvement, and parenting; (2) provide in-depth training in parent education; and (3) promote interaction and exchange of ideas. Included in the…

  11. Increasing Job Satisfaction. Symposium 22. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    This document contains three papers from a symposium on increasing job satisfaction that was conducted as part of a conference on human resource development (HRD). "A Systematic Model of Job Design by Examining the Organizational Factors Affecting Satisfaction" (Zhichao Cheng, Danyang Yang, Fenglou Liu) reports on a project in which multiple…

  12. Motivation for Learning and Performance. Symposium 3. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    This document contains three papers from a symposium on motivation for learning and performance that was conducted as part of a conference on human resource development (HRD). "A Holistic Approach towards Motivation To Learn" (Constantine Kontoghiorghes) reports on a study that identified the following key variables within and outside the learning…

  13. Improving HRD Practice through Research. Symposium 16. [Concurrent Symposium Session at AHRD Annual Conference, 2000.

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    2000

    Three presentations are provided from Symposium 16, Improving Human Resource Development (HRD) Practice through Research, of the Academy of HRD 2000 Conference Proceedings. "Why HRD Practitioners Can Lack Respect: Sizing the Credibility Gap between What Top Managers Want and HRD Professionals Deliver" (Robert L. Dilworth, Timothy McClernon)…

  14. We would like to take this opportunity to invite you to the 4th Annual Great Lakes Regional Palliative Care Conference (formally known as Challenging Topics in Palliative Care) on April 17, 2015. This is a CME conference sponsored by the Palliative Care C

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    We would like to take this opportunity to invite you to the 4th Annual Great Lakes Regional of Wisconsin. 4th Annual Great Lakes Regional Palliative Care Conference Save the date: April 17, 2015 and dessert. We look forward to seeing you at this year's 4th Annual Great Lakes Regional Palliative Care

  15. Proceedings of the 25th annual offshore technology conference. Volume 2 - Platform and marine system design

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    Not Available

    1993-01-01

    This is volume 2 of a 4 volume set of conference proceedings dealing with offshore development of mineral resources. This particular conference centers around the design, construction, and installation of offshore platforms and underwater pipelines. It contains papers which discuss retrofitting of various types of platforms to meet current safety standards. It also discusses design criteria used to minimize wave motion in offshore platforms, moorings, and various types of support facilities. Papers also describe methods for welding joints in both platforms and pipelines. Many papers specifically address economic aspects of offshore development and the cost of complying with increasing safety regulations and standards. A few papers also deal directly with engineered safety systems as they apply to offshore platforms.

  16. "Learning With a Byte in the Wild, Wild West:" Abstracts, Presentations and Contact Information from the 13th Annual Management Information Systems Conference (MIS 2000)

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    This Website features materials from the 13th Annual Management Information Systems Conference that was held in late February and early March of this year. The conference involved federal, state and local professionals in Management Information Systems and focused on the field's latest developments. The site offers over sixty citations pertaining to issues in web-facilitated education and librarianship. All the citations give abstracts of presentations and information on contacting presenters while a sizable minority include the full text of presentations and/or links to Websites demonstrated in the presentations.

  17. Position: Director of Operations Location: Pittsburgh, PA

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    McGaughey, Alan

    transportation system in the City of Pittsburgh. The network will include a fleet of 500+ GPS-equipped bicycles the assembly, deployment, and testing of bike-share equipment Receive, track, and manage inventory Improve

  18. University of Pittsburgh Meningitis Vaccine Form

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    Sibille, Etienne

    University of Pittsburgh Meningitis Vaccine Form Name ___________________________________ People to be vaccinated against meningococcal disease or seek exemption from this law. I have read the informational through the Student Health Service. Please check one box only: YES, I received the meningococcal

  19. Proceedings of NAWTEC16 16th Annual North American Waste-to-Energy Conference

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    Columbia University

    simulated combustion atmosphere in WTE facilities. The obtained corrosion rates have reflected the annual on corrosion rates of commercial tube alloys under simulated environment of WTE facilities Shang-Hsiu Lee of commercial tubing in Waste-to-Energy (WTE) boilers, a corrosion test was made by altering the HCl

  20. Acid aerosols in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan area

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    McCurdy, Thomas; Zelenka, Michael P.; Lawrence, Philip M.; Houston, Robert M.; Burton, Robert

    This article presents data on ambient concentrations of selected acidic aerosols at four existing monitoring sites in the Pittsburgh PA metropolitan area. The data were collected by staff of the Allegheny County Health Department, Division of Air Quality during the summer and fall of 1993. The sampling protocol was focused on obtaining 24 h-average ammonia, ammonium, acidic sulfates, and particle strong acids data on a 2 to 3 day cycle. The data were obtained using Harvard University School of Public Health's "Short-HEADS" annular denuder sampling train. The Pittsburgh area is of interest because it is downwind of a major regional source of sulfur and nitrogen emissions from coal-burning power plants: the Ohio River Valley. The data presented here indicate that ground-level concentrations of acidic aerosols in Pittsburgh are highly correlated spatially and that many pollutants are higher on days when ground-level wind direction vectors indicate that wind is coming from the southwest rather than from the Pittsburgh source area itself. The monitoring site that is most upwind of the Pittsburgh source area - South Fayette - has particle strong acid levels about twice those of sites closer in to the Pittsburgh central business district.

  1. ESSCIRC' 85 European Conference

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    ESSCIRC' 85 European Conference on Solid State Circuits Fo reword The 11th European Conference participants from 28 countries. This Conference is the European annual meeting for presentation and discussion of the latest news in the area of integrated circuit techniques. The covered subjects in this conference are key

  2. Environmental Survey preliminary report, Pittsburgh Energy Technology Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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    Not Available

    1988-09-01

    This report presents the preliminary findings from the first phase of the Environmental Survey of the US Department of Energy (DOE) Pittsburgh Energy Technology Center (PETC) conducted December 7--11, 1987. The Survey is being conducted by an interdisciplinary team of environmental specialists, led and managed by the Office of Environment, Safety and Health's Office of Environmental Audit. Individual team specialists are outside experts being supplied by a private contractor. The objective of the Survey is to identify environmental problems and areas of environmental risk associated with PETC. The Survey covers all environmental media and all areas of environmental regulation. It is being performed in accordance with the DOE Environmental Survey Manual. This phase of the Survey involves the review of existing site environmental data, observations of the operations carried on at PETC, and interviews with site personnel. The Survey team developed a Sampling and Analysis (S A) Plan to assist in further assessing certain environmental problems identified during its on-site Survey activities at PETC. The S A Plan will be executed by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). When completed, the Plan's results will be incorporated into the PETC Survey findings for inclusion into the Environmental Survey Summary Report. 64 refs., 23 figs., 29 tabs.

  3. Navigating Currents and Charting Directions. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (31st, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, June 28-July 1, 2008). Volumes 1 and 2

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    Goos, Merrilyn, Ed.; Brown, Ray, Ed.; Makar, Katie, Ed.

    2008-01-01

    This document presents the proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (MERGA). The theme of this conference is "Navigating Currents and Charting Directions." The theme reminds us that, although we are constantly pushed to account for the quality and impact of our research, we need to…

  4. Excellence in Environmental Education: Gaining Momentum for the Challenge Ahead. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference of The North American Association for Environmental Education (16th, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, October 16-21, 1987).

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    Mann, Lori D.; And Others

    This document contains the proceedings of the annual conference of the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAEE). The conference featured seven keynote addresses and invited speakers, multiple workshops, panels, symposia, and contributed presentations. The first section of this document contains the speeches delivered by the…

  5. Increasing Understanding of Public Problems and Policies: 1993. [Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the National Public Policy Education Committee (43rd, Clearwater Beach, Florida, September 12-15, 1993).

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    Halbrook, Steve A., Ed.; Grace, Teddee E., Ed.

    The annual conference of the National Public Policy Education Committee (NPPEC) is held to improve the policy education efforts of extension workers responsible for public affairs programs. This publication contains 26 conference papers: "Rural America and the Information Revolution: An Exploration of Possibilities and Potentialities" (David…

  6. The Behavior of Tutoring Systems Kurt VanLehn, LRDC, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

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    VanLehn, Kurt

    systems differ widely in their task domains, user interfaces, software structures, knowledge bases, etc2 The Behavior of Tutoring Systems Kurt VanLehn, LRDC, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA VanLehn@pitt.edu Abstract. Tutoring systems are described as having two loops. The outer loop

  7. Fulfilling The Pittsburgh Promise[R]: Early Progress of Pittsburgh's Postsecondary Scholarship Program. Monograph

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    Gonzalez, Gabriella C.; Bozick, Robert; Tharp-Taylor, Shannah; Phillips, Andrea

    2011-01-01

    This report presents a detailed assessment of the extent to which "The Pittsburgh Promise"--a postsecondary education scholarship intended to remedy the area's population decline, foster high school completion and college readiness among Pittsburgh district students, and prepare a capable and energetic workforce for the city--has met its goals to…

  8. 36th Annual International Conference on Infrared Millimeter and Terahertz Waves

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    Mittleman, Daniel M. [Rice University

    2011-12-31

    The Major Topic List of the 2011 conference featured a category entitled “IR, millimeter-wave, and THz spectroscopy,” another entitled “Gyro-Oscillators and Amplifiers, Plasma Diagnostics,” and a third called “Free Electron Lasers and Synchrotron Radiation.” Topical areas of interest to meeting participants include millimeter-wave electronics, high-power sources, high-frequency communications systems, and terahertz sensing and imaging, all of which are prominent in the research portfolios of the DOE. The development and study of new materials, components, and systems for use in the IR, THz, and MMW regions of the spectrum are of significant interest as well. a series of technical sessions were organized on the following topics: terahertz metamaterials and plasmonics; imaging techniques and applications; graphene spectroscopy; waveguide concepts; gyrotron science and technology; ultrafast terahertz measurements; and quantum cascade lasers.

  9. Better vaccines for healthier life. Part I. Conference report of the DCVMN International 14th Annual General Meeting Hanoi, Vietnam.

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    Pagliusi, Sonia; Rustan, Rahman; Huang, Weidan; Nguyen, Thuvan

    2014-11-12

    The Developing Countries Vaccine Manufacturers' Network (DCVMN) brought together nearly 220 senior representatives of governmental and non-governmental global health organizations, as well as corporate executives of emerging vaccine manufacturers, from 26 countries for a two-day tailored lectures, Q&A sessions, CEOs panel discussion and networking opportunities, followed by a vaccine-technology symposium and visit to manufacturing facilities in Hanoi, Vietnam. Participants included representatives of 38 vaccine manufacturers, as well as international partners and collaborating research institutions, with 39% female participants. The Vice-Minister of Health to Vietnam commended the speakers and participants to this Annual General Meeting, devoted to achieve our common goal of protecting people against infectious diseases with better vaccines, for a healthier life. He reminded the audience that the first vaccine produced in Vietnam was oral polio vaccine (OPV) in the early 1960s and contributed to polio eradication in Vietnam, in 2000. Through its manufacturing resources, Vietnam eliminated neonatal tetanus in 2005, and has controlled measles and hepatitis B spread. The Ministry of Health hopes that by sharing experiences, delegates at this conference will foster international cooperation and partnerships among organizations. CEOs elaborated on challenges and opportunities for emerging countries. PMID:24923636

  10. 3. Photocopy of original drawing belonging to the Pittsburgh Department ...

    Library of Congress Historic Buildings Survey, Historic Engineering Record, Historic Landscapes Survey

    3. Photocopy of original drawing belonging to the Pittsburgh Department of Public Works, (n.d.). DRAWING NO. 1963: STRESS AND SECTION SHEET FOR 531' STEEL SPANS. - North Side Point Bridge, Spanning Allegheny River at Point of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA

  11. Value-Added Models for the Pittsburgh Public Schools

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    Johnson, Matthew; Lipscomb, Stephen; Gill, Brian; Booker, Kevin; Bruch, Julie

    2012-01-01

    At the request of Pittsburgh Public Schools (PPS) and the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers (PFT), Mathematica has developed value-added models (VAMs) that aim to estimate the contributions of individual teachers, teams of teachers, and schools to the achievement growth of their students. The authors' work in estimating value-added in Pittsburgh

  12. Commission of Professors of Adult Education. Proceedings of the 1986 Annual Conference (Hollywood, Florida, October 20-22, 1986).

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    Lewis, Linda H., Ed.; Niemi, John A., Ed.

    These proceedings of a conference built around the theme of the professionalization of adult and continuing education include the full texts of presentations at the conference General Sessions, papers and synopses of conference workshops and panel presentations, reports from the seven task forces of the Commission of Professors of Adult Education;…

  13. Two-Year College Chemistry Conference Proceedings: Southern Regional Conference, (2nd, Little Rock, December 9, 1967); Eastern Regional Conference (1st, Philadelphia, February 2-3, 1968); and Annual Conference (8th, San Francisco, March 29-30, 1968).

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    Chapman, Kenneth, Ed.

    This report on three junior college chemistry conferences includes: (1) new and developing programs in 2-year college chemistry; (2) beginning chemistry offerings--repair of poor backgrounds in chemistry and math; (3) non-science major--chemistry program for non-science students; (4) first-year chemistry course: (a) programmed audio-tutorial…

  14. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH AT GREENSBURG English Literature

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    Jiang, Huiqiang

    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH AT GREENSBURG English Literature u n d e r g r a d u a t e p r o g r a m English Literature 51 credits Bachelor of Arts Our English Literature major is distinctive in its balance coursework. ENGLIT 1012 18th-Century British Literature ENGLIT 1100 Medieval Imagination ENGLIT 1125

  15. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH LATIN AMERICAN COURSE LIST

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    Machery, Edouard

    for the course under GSPIA or PS. A course taught by Prof. John Beverley that is cross-listed in Spanish, English at the UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH LATIN AMERICAN COURSE LIST FALL 2013 (2141) #12;2 The Center for Latin American Studies ­Fall Course list--2013 Center for Latin American

  16. Fluorous Chemistry in Pittsburgh: 1996–2008†

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    Curran, Dennis P.

    2008-01-01

    The article summarizes a lecture presented at the American Chemical Society Symposium for the 2008 Award for Creative Work in Fluorine Chemistry on April 7, 2008. A high level, historical overview of work in the fluorous field at the University of Pittsburgh is presented. PMID:19802321

  17. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH AT GREENSBURG Management -Accounting

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    Sibille, Etienne

    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH AT GREENSBURG Management - Accounting u n d e r g r a d u a t e p r o g r a m Management - Accounting 54 credits Bachelor of Science The Management - Accounting major provides a firm foundation in Management as well as extensive training in Accounting. Graduates in Management

  18. University of Pittsburgh Computer Science Day

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    Sibille, Etienne

    University of Pittsburgh Computer Science Day 2012 This year, the Computer Science Industry Board the business idea entries and the winner will be announced on CS Day (March 30) and awarded a $250 prize, 9:00am. The contest will be open to undergraduate and graduate students. Individual undergraduates

  19. University of Pittsburgh Department of Computer Science

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    Sibille, Etienne

    University of Pittsburgh Department of Computer Science Tenure Track Position--Assistant Professor The Department of Computer Science is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track assistant professor era of immersive computing, we are seeking outstanding candidates in all areas of computer science

  20. RESEARCH RESOURCES THE UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH

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    Jiang, Huiqiang

    ) Compiled and maintained by: The Office of Research, Health Sciences The Office of Clinical Research, Health, by the Office of Clinical Research and the Office of Research, Health Sciences. To submit updates, or to add Care Data Center Clinical Research Informatics Service Epidemiology Data Center Pittsburgh

  1. The net effect: spanning diseases, crossing borders—highlights from the fourth triennial APCA conference and annual HPCA conference for palliative care

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    Downing, J; Namisango, E; Kiyange, F; Luyirika, E; Gwyther, L; Enarson, S; Kampi, J; Sithole, Z; Kemigisha-Ssali, E; Masclee, M; Mukasa, I

    2013-01-01

    The African Palliative Care Association (APCA) jointly hosted its triennial palliative care conference for Africa with the Hospice and Palliative Care Association of South Africa (HPCA) on 17–20 September 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa. At the heart of the conference stood a common commitment to see patient care improved across the continent. The theme for the conference, ‘The Net Effect: Spanning Diseases, Crossing Borders’, reflected this joint vision and the drive to remember the ‘net effect’ of our work in palliative care—that is, the ultimate impact of the care that we provide for our patients and their families across the disease and age spectrum and across the borders of African countries. The conference, held in Johannesburg, brought together 471 delegates from 34 countries. The key themes and messages from the conference are encapsulated in ten ‘C’s of commitment to political will and support at the highest levels of governance; engaging national, regional, and international bodies; collaboration; diversity; palliative care for children; planning for human resources and capacity building; palliative care integration at all levels; developing an evidence base for palliative care in Africa; using new technologies; and improved quality of care. Participants found the conference to be a forum that challenged their understanding of the topics presented, as well as enlightening in terms of applying best practice in their own context. Delegates found a renewed commitment and passion for palliative care and related health interventions for children and adults with life-limiting and life-threatening illnesses within the region. This conference highlighted many of the developments in palliative care in the region and served as a unique opportunity to bring people together and serve as a lynchpin for palliative care provision and development in Africa. The delegates were united in the fact that together we can ‘span diseases,’ ‘cross borders,’ and realise the ‘African Dream’ for palliative care. PMID:24222787

  2. Voyaging from the Past, to the Present, and into the Future: Knowing Your Heritage. Selected Papers from PIALA 2003, Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums Annual Conference (13th, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, November 4-6, 2003)

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    Drake, Paul B., Ed.

    2003-01-01

    This publication follows the tradition of publishing selected papers from Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums (PIALA) annual conferences. This 13th annual conference was held in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, November 4-6, 2003. The volume begins with a listing of the members of the PIALA 2003 Planning &…

  3. Libraries, Archives, and Museums Helping Create Futures: Building on Culture, Knowledge, and Information through Collaboration and Resource Sharing. Selected Papers from PIALA 2010, Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives, and Museums Annual Conference (20th, Weno, Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia, November 15-19, 2010)

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    Drake, Paul B., Ed.

    2012-01-01

    This publication follows the tradition of publishing selected papers from Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums (PIALA) annual conferences. This 20th annual conference was held in Weno, Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia, November 15-19, 2010. The volume begins with a listing of the members of the PIALA 2010…

  4. Findings from the Survey of Participants of the 19th Annual National Conference of Black Physics Students

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    Dollison, Julius; Neuschatz, Michael

    2005-01-01

    On the weekend of February 3-6, the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois hosted the 2005 National Conference of Black Physics Students, marking the 19th consecutive year that the Conference has provided African American physics students with the unique opportunity to meet and network with counterparts from all across…

  5. Proceedings of the 13th Annual International Conference on Outdoor Recreation & Education (Jackson Hole, Wyoming, November 1-6, 1999).

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    Harwell, Rick, Ed.; Emmons, Karin, Ed.

    This proceedings contains papers, abstracts of papers, and descriptions of professional development workshops at the 1999 International Conference of the Association for Outdoor Recreation and Education (AORE). Following conference schedules and session information, substantive entries include: "The 1999 National Outdoor Book Awards"; "Opening Key…

  6. Report of Annual Conference on Indian Affairs (Pierre Boarding School, Pierre, South Dakota, October 29-30, 1969).

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    South Dakota Univ., Vermillion. Inst. of Indian Studies.

    The Institute of Indian Studies and the United Sioux Tribes jointly sponsored a conference on 29-30 October 1969. The needs of the American Indian people were discussed by a large cross section of Indian participants. Indian concern about education and the malpreparation of Indian youths in education stood out. The conference report is divided…

  7. Grasping the Momentum of the Information Age. Proceedings of the CAUSE Annual Conference (Dallas, Texas, December 1-4, 1992).

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    CAUSE, Boulder, CO.

    Planners and presenters at this conference organized by CAUSE, the professional association of the development, use and management of information technology in higher education, all focused on giving participants practical "handles" for grasping the momentum of the current information era. An opening section provides summaries of the conference's…

  8. Proceedings of the Annual Illinois Junior College Conference (3rd, Rockford, Illinois, October 24-26, 1968).

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    Darnes, G. Robert, Ed.

    Papers and addresses presented at this junior college conference included: the planning of statewide subject-are conferences, long-range master planning of curricula and campuses, workshop for admission officers and registrars, the use of advisory committees, uniform accounting practices, proposed state legislation, community services,…

  9. Proceedings of the Annual Adult Education Research Conference (23rd, Lincoln, Nebraska, April 1-3, 1982).

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    Nebraska Univ., Lincoln. Dept. of Adult and Continuing Education.

    These proceedings of a conference on research in the field of adult education contain the texts of 40 conference papers and 4 symposia. Included among the areas examined in the individual reports are the following: education participation scale factor structure and correlates for 12,000 learners, a comparative analysis of adult education research…

  10. Nashville '90: Annual Meeting of the White House Conference on Library and Information Services Taskforce (WHCLIST) (11th, Nashville, Tennessee, August 16-18, 1990). Final Conference Report.

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    Gleaves, Edwin S., Ed.

    This report provides outlines of the reports, comments, and recommendations which emanated from the 3-day Tennessee Library and Information Services Taskforce conference. Representing the first and second general sessions, and included in this report, are the opening remarks; reports from Washington, D.C. on the status of plans for the second…

  11. Architects of the Future. Selected Conference Papers, Volume 1. National Association for Developmental Education Annual Conference Proceedings (19th, Chicago, Illinois, February 22-26, 1995).

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    Higbee, Jeanne L., Ed.; Dwinell, Patricia L., Ed.

    This conference proceedings publication addresses issues in developmental education at the postsecondary level. Papers included are: "Developmental Studies Teachers to Retention Specialists: Assets, Not Liabilities" (Carol H. Bader); "Primary and Secondary Orientation Support for One Underrepresented Group" (Allen R. Barlow and Kerri Heavens);…

  12. Proceedings of the Annual Midwest Research-to-Practice Conference (12th, Columbus, Ohio, October 13-15, 1993). A Conference in Adult, Continuing, and Community Education.

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    Freer, Kevin, Ed.; Dean, Gary, Ed.

    The following are the papers presented at a research-to-practice conference: "Influence of Age on Students Perceptions of College Experience" (Bishop-Clark, Lynch); "Impact of Education on Adult Students" (Cupp); "Identifying Critical Factors of Quality" (Lund, Brown); "It's Never Too Late" (Rosenberg et al.); "Adult Vocational Student Dropout and…

  13. Advancing Excellence. Conference Proceedings of the Annual Society for the Advancement of Gifted Education (SAGE) Conference (5th, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, September 30-October 1, 1994).

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    Society for the Advancement of Gifted Education, Calgary (Alberta).

    These conference proceedings consider the unique needs of gifted and talented individuals, focusing on state-of-the-art knowledge regarding school reform initiatives, cooperative learning, creative achievement, social-emotional development, differentiated curriculum, charter schools, and parenting issues. Summaries are provided of the following…

  14. Dear Colleagues, We are delighted to host the 14th annual conference of the Israel Plasma Science and Technology

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    (WIS) is hosting the conference. The Plasma Group at the WIS studies fundamental problems in plasmas performed at WIS, it consists of useful links to plasma and atomic-physics databases, major plasma centers

  15. 1971 Annual Conference Abstracts

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    Journal of Engineering Education, 1971

    1971-01-01

    Included are 112 abstracts listed under headings such as: acoustics, continuing engineering studies, educational research and methods, engineering design, libraries, liberal studies, and materials. Other areas include agricultural, electrical, mechanical, mineral, and ocean engineering. (TS)

  16. University of Pittsburgh Titusville 2013 ANNUAL SECURITY AND FIRE REPORT

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    Sibille, Etienne

    OF HATE CRIMES In response to a growing concern about hate crimes, Congress enacted the Hate Crime, gender, disability, or sexual orienta- tion group is a hate crime. The Campus Police Depart- ment encourages the reporting of any suspected form of bias or hate crime. The University's responsibility

  17. In Proceedings of the Annual Computer Security Applications Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A., December 6-10, 1999 A Resource Access Decision Service for CORBA-based Distributed Systems

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    British Columbia, University of

    application systems to be aware of security. Such security models currently require applica- tion systemIn Proceedings of the Annual Computer Security Applications Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, U Beznosov Baptist Health Systems of South Florida 6855 Red Road, Miami, FL 33176 konstanb@bhssf.org Yi Deng

  18. Research and Education: Top Priorities for Mentally Ill Children. Proceedings of the Second Annual Meeting and Conference of the National Society for Autistic Children (San Francisco, California, June 24-27, 1970).

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    Park, Clara Claiborne, Ed.

    The proceedings of the Second Annual Meeting and Conference of the National Society for Autistic Children begin with three brief statements regarding the Joint Commission on Mental Health of Children. Following are the keynote address by Edwin W. Martin concerning the rhetoric and reality of the Federal response to the educational needs of…

  19. Problems, Programs, and Projects in College-Adult Reading; Yearbook of the Annual Meeting of the National Reading Conference (11th, Fort Worth, Texas, December 7-9, 1961).

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    Bliesmer, Emery P., Ed.; Staiger, Ralph C., Ed.

    Focusing on problems, programs, and projects in college and adult reading, the papers in this volume were drawn from the eleventh annual meeting of the National Reading Conference held in 1961. The 29 papers are grouped into three sections, the first of which contains studies and theoretical papers that deal with reading speed and comprehension.…

  20. In Defense of the Alien. Volume VII. Immigration Reform and Refugee Developments. Proceedings of the Center for Migration Studies Annual National Legal Conference on Immigration and Refugee Policy (7th, Washington, DC, March 29-30, 1984).

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    Tomasi, Lydio F., Ed.

    The proceedings of the 1984 Annual National Legal Conference on Immigration and Refugee Policy are collected in this book. Following a brief introduction, 16 papers are presented under three major headings: Immigration Legislation Reform; Immigration Legislation Practice; and Refugees: Policy and Legal Developments. The papers (and their authors)…

  1. Gaining New Insights - Building on Experience. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference of the North American Association for Environmental Education (24th, Portland, Maine, September 15-20, 1995).

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    Slocombe, D. Scott, Ed.

    This document contains selected papers from the 24th annual conference of the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE). Papers and reports from the NAAEE Sections and other special workshops are presented first, followed by contributed papers, and finally a section providing background information on the NAAEE. Various topics…

  2. The Impact of Population Information: Implications for the 1980's. Proceedings of the Annual Conference, Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers--International (12th, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 23-26, 1979).

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    Helde, Joan P., Ed.; Stanley, Janet, Ed.

    Papers, workshop sessions, and official business of the Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers (APLIC) are presented in the proceedings of this annual conference. The presidential address by Richard Hankinson is followed by the keynote address, in which Ansley J. Coale discusses Malthus and the population…

  3. Salvucci, D. D. (2002). Modeling driver distraction from cognitive tasks. To appear in Proceedings of the 24th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

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    Salvucci, Dario D.

    2002-01-01

    of the 24th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum AssociatesSalvucci, D. D. (2002). Modeling driver distraction from cognitive tasks. To appear in Proceedings. Modeling Driver Distraction from Cognitive Tasks Dario D. Salvucci (salvucci@mcs.drexel.edu) Department

  4. New Beginnings: The Library as an Information and Resource Basket. Selected Papers from PIALA 2008: Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums Annual Conference (18th, Colonia, Yap, Federated States of Micronesia, November 17-21, 2001)

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    Horie, Ruth H., Ed.

    2009-01-01

    This publication follows the tradition of publishing selected papers from Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums (PIALA) annual conferences. The volume begins with a listing of the members of the PIALA 2008 Planning Committee, the Officers and Executive Board, and Acknowledgements, followed by the Schedule of Events and a…

  5. Sailing into the New Millennium: Charting the Course for Institutional Research. North East Association for Institutional Research Annual Conference Proceedings (26th, Newport, Rhode Island, November 13-16, 1999).

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    North East Association for Institutional Research.

    This proceedings contains papers from the 1999 annual conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research. The papers are: (1) "A Marketing Research Program for Commuter Colleges" (Michelle S. Appel and Craig A. Clagett); (2) "Where Do I Start? Determining Institutional Information Needs beyond Mandated Reporting" (Michelle S.…

  6. Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Computational Linguistics and 44th Annual Meeting of the ACL, pages 345352, Sydney, July 2006. c 2006 Association for Computational Linguistics

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    Korhonen, Anna

    Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Computational Linguistics and 44th Annual to the important, challeng- ing domain of biomedicine. We show that the resulting classification, acquired from a corpus of biomedical journal articles, is highly accurate and strongly domain- specific. It can be used

  7. The Research Council for Diagnostic and Prescriptive Mathematics 1983 Research Monograph. Selected Papers from the Sixth, Eighth and Ninth Annual Conferences on Diagnostic and Prescriptive Mathematics (Tampa 1979, Hershey 1981, and Buffalo 1982).

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    Fennell, Francis, Ed.

    Papers from three annual conferences of the Research Council for Diagnostic and Prescriptive Mathematics are presented. They are: "The Mathematics Clinic Model: Parents as Clinicians and their Effect on Achievement, Attitude, and Self-Concept" (Lee Wise and Janet Scheer); "Heterogeneous versus Homogeneous Item Arrangements in Mathematics Testing"…

  8. 3M-NANO is the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement on the Nanoscale, which will be held for the second time in Xi'an, China.

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    Appelrath, Hans-Jürgen

    3M-NANO is the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement of application. Scientists working in research fields related to 3M-NANO topics are invited to submit papers. All will be recommended for publication in the Journal of Micro-Nano Mechatronics, Int. J of Nanomanufacturing, Int. J

  9. 3M-NANO is the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement on the Nanoscale, which will be held for the third time in Suzhou, China. The

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    Appelrath, Hans-Jürgen

    3M-NANO is the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement. Scientists working in research fields related to 3M-NANO topics are now invited to submit Late News Papers Nanofabrication processes and systems Control issues in nanohandling Process automation on the nanoscale Micro-to-nano

  10. PIALA '95. Preservation of Culture through Archives and Libraries. Papers from the Annual Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives Conference (5th, Colonia, Yap, Federated States of Micronesia, November 6-10, 1995).

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    Cohen, Arlene, Ed.

    The annual conference of the Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives addressed various topics of interest to librarians, archivists, and educators in the Pacific Islands. The proceedings include welcoming remarks by 2 Yap state government officials and PIALA President Herbert Del Rosario; a keynote address by Dr. Marcia J.…

  11. Research in Science Education, Volume 5. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Australian Science Education Research Association (6th, Flinders University, Bedford Park, South Australia, May 19-21, 1975).

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    Lucas, A. M., Ed.; Power, Colin, N., Ed.

    This volume contains papers presented at the sixth Annual Conference of the Australian Science Education Research Association (ASERA) held at Flinders University in May, 1975. Paper topics include: pupil learning and classroom climate, teacher structuring behavior, the Australian Science Education Project (ASEP), cognitive preference and…

  12. IR: A Look towards the 1980's and Institutional Research and Student Aid. Proceedings, Sixth Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Association for Institutional Research and the Drive-In Conference, Charlotte, November 1-2, 1978, and Southern Pines, August 10-11, 1978.

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    Brown, Charles I., Ed.; Sanford, Timothy R., Ed.

    Highlights of the Sixth Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Association for Institutional Research (NCAIR) and of the Drive-In Conference held prior to the annual meeting are presented. The major emphasis of the annual meeting was to look toward the 1980's and project the role that institutional research might play in higher education. The…

  13. University of Pittsburgh SUMMER TERM HOUSING/FOOD SERVICES CONTRACT

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    Sibille, Etienne

    1 University of Pittsburgh SUMMER TERM HOUSING/FOOD SERVICES CONTRACT/Food Services Contract (this "Contract") is made by and between the University of Pittsburgh Application; (2) Sign the enclosed Summer Term Housing Contract; and (3) Return the Summer Term Housing

  14. EWO Meeting, Mar. 2008, Pittsburgh, PA Risk Management

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    Grossmann, Ignacio E.

    , Pittsburgh, PA Risk Management Objective Function Inventory Costs Throughput Costs Freight Costs DemandEWO Meeting, Mar. 2008, Pittsburgh, PA Risk Management Risk Management for Chemical Supply Chain, PA Risk Management Chemical Supply chain: an integrated network of business units for the supply

  15. MIGRATION TRENDS IN THE PITTSBURGH REGION: UPDATE THROUGH 2010

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    Sibille, Etienne

    MIGRATION TRENDS IN THE PITTSBURGH REGION: UPDATE THROUGH 2010 Christopher Briem PROGRAM IN URBAN www.ucsur.pitt.edu #12;Migration Trends in the Pittsburgh Region ­ Update through 2010 December 2011, which uses county­to-county migration data distributed by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS

  16. 55th Annual Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences Conference on Epigenetics and Genomic Stability. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, 14–18 March 2012.

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    Nelson, Christopher J; Ausió, Juan

    2012-06-01

    The 55th Annual Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences Conference on Epigenetics and Genomic Stability in Whistler, Canada, 14-18 March 2012, brought together 31 speakers from different nationalities. The organizing committee, led by Jim Davie (Chair) at the University of Manitoba (Manitoba, Canada), consisted of several established researchers in the fields of chromatin and epigenetics from across Canada. The meeting was centered on the contribution of epigenetics to gene expression, DNA damage and repair, and the role of environmental factors. A few interesting talks on replication added some insightful information on the controversial issue of histone post-translational modifications as genuine epigenetic marks that are inherited through cell division. PMID:22690661

  17. American Council on Consumer Interests Annual Conference (37th, Cincinnati, Ohio, April 3-6, 1991). The Proceedings.

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    Haldeman, Virginia, Ed.

    These conference proceedings include 88 presentations, workshops, and poster sessions. Topics include child support guidelines, food quality and safety, family resource management expert systems, airline deregulation, home-based employment, consumer education, Europe in the 1990s, low-reading level consumers, children as consumers, promotional…

  18. Commission of Professors of Adult Education. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (Milwaukee, Wisconsin, November 4-6, 1985).

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    Stubblefield, Harold, Comp.

    These proceedings contain 15 papers presented at a conference that included three general sessions and concurrent sessions for task forces on international adult education, computers, research, instructional improvement, self-directed learning, human resources development, and theory building. Some papers appear only as summarized versions. Titles…

  19. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Military Testing Association (21st, San Diego, California, October 15-19, 1979).

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    1979

    In general, the 110 conference papers discuss the selection, training, and evaluation of enlisted personnel and officer personnel, as well as the use of job, task and soft skill analysis. More specific topics are: air traffic controllers; adaptive testing; criterion-referenced testing; performance testing; contingency management; management survey…

  20. Developments in School Finance, 1999-2000. Fiscal Proceedings from the Annual State Data Conference (July 1999 and July 2000).

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    Fowler, William J., Jr., Ed.

    This volume includes six papers from the 1999 and 2000 Summer Data Conferences that address a variety of educational finance topics intended to promote the exchange of ideas among researchers and policymakers. After the introduction and overview by William J. Fowler, Jr., the six essays are: (1) "Evaluating School Performance: Are We Ready for…

  1. Maximizing Employment through Research. Proceedings of the Annual Research Utilization Conference (1st, Mississippi State, Mississippi, 1984).

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    Bagley, Martha, Ed.

    These proceedings consist of seven papers and four reaction papers that were presented at a conference designed for administrative and management personnel from agencies and programs providing education and rehabilitation services to blind persons. Included in the volume are the following papers: "Introduction to Rehabilitation Research," by…

  2. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Military Testing Association (18th, Gulf Shores, Alabama, October 18-22, 1976).

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    Military Testing Association.

    The 75 papers included in these conference proceedings discuss testing conducted by the different brances of the armed forces. The importance of relating necessary job skills to the skills measured by the tests administered to the job applicants is emphasized. Various evaluation methods--including peer rating, aptitude testing, adaptive testing,…

  3. Visions and Revisions. Annual Alliance/ACE Conference (16th, St. Pete Beach, Florida, October 3-5, 1996).

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    Alliance, an Association for Alternative Degree Programs.

    These proceedings consist of 20 presentations made during 5 sessions at a conference dealing with alternative degree programs for adults. The following papers are included: "Narrative Reasoning as Assessment" (Richard M. Ashbrook); "Political and Administrative Issues in Developing a Distance Learning Based Program" (Margaret Foss, Conni R.…

  4. Session Summaries: Annual Conference of the Pacific Telecommunications Council (14th, Honolulu, Hawaii, January 12-15, 1992).

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    Lofstrom, Mark D., Ed.

    The purpose of this report is to facilitate decision making concerning attendance at the many concurrent sessions of the 1992 conference of the Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC). The report augments the collection of full length papers submitted in time for publication in the PTC '92 Proceedings by providing summaries for concurrent…

  5. In press; to be published in: Proceedings of the 48th Annual Western International Forest Disease Work Conference.

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    Work Conference. White Pine Blister Rust in the Central Rocky Mountains: Time to consider the impacts University, Fort Collins, CO White pine blister rust (WPBR) has long been an important element of North disciplines. Currently, white pine blister rust infestations surround an uninfested core area of the Central

  6. Proceedings of the Annual Adult Education Research Conference (21st, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, May 7-9, 1980).

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    British Columbia Univ., Vancouver. Adult Education Research Centre.

    These proceedings contain forty three- to seven-page papers presented at an adult education research conference as well as two alternate papers, a background paper for a poster session, and abstracts and background papers of six symposia. Focus of the reports is on research needs, tools, and methods as they pertain to adult education. Issues…

  7. Commission of Professors of Adult Education. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (Montreal, Quebec, Canada, October 13-15, 1991).

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    Flannery, Daniele, Ed.; And Others

    This document contains the following conference presentations and panel discussions: "What Went on at the 1990 CPAE [Commission of Professors of Adult Education] Meetings in Salt Lake City" (Michael Collins); "Reflections on the Commission of Professors of Adult Education" (Robert M. Smith); "Reconstructing the Mainstream: Issues in History on…

  8. The Challenge of Change. Annual National SOICC Conference Summary (10th, Portland, Oregon, July 27-30, 1987).

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    National Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (DOL/ETA), Washington, DC.

    This document contains summaries of 43 presentations given at the state Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (SOICC) conference: "DoD Career Information Resources" (Wright, Sellman); "Public Relations in a Changing Political Environment: Strategies for SOICCs" (Walker); "Updating Career Exploration and Educational Planning"…

  9. Report from the States, 1984. White House Conference on Library and Information Services. 5th Annual Report.

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    Wells, GladysAnn, Comp.; Chodos, Laura B., Comp.

    This report is a compilation of the actual completed questionnaires received from 44 states, 5 territories, and the District of Columbia in response to a survey conducted by the White House Conference on Library and Information Services (WHCLIST) Steering Committee in June 1984. A summary tabulates the responses: (1) legislation authorizing…

  10. Documenting Educational Change; The Annual Western Regional Conference on Testing Problems (14th, San Francisco, California, May 7, 1965).

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    Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.

    The 1965 meeting of the Western Regional Conference on Testing Problems dealt with change in education. The following speeches were presented: (1) "The Winds of Change in Mathematics Education with a Discussion of Some of the Stronger Gusts" by Sheldon S. Myers; (2) "Articulation Problems in California Foreign Language Instruction" by Kai-yu Hsu;…

  11. Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (12th, Ottawa, Ontario, June 1993).

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    Taylor, Maurice, Ed.; Bedard, Rene, Ed.

    Selected papers from an adult education conference are as follows: "Learner Involvement in Literacy Education" (Acton et al.); "Faith in People" (Ambury et al.); "Beginning to Tutor Problem-Based Learning" (Ambury); "Exploring Literacy through Theatre" (Andruske); "Developing Learning Packages for Distance Continuing Nursing Education" (Beckingham…

  12. Potlatch. NECC '97: Proceedings of the Annual National Educational Computing Conference (18th, Seattle, Washington, June 30-July 2, 1997).

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    National Educational Computing Conference.

    These conference proceedings report on the current trends, practices, and research in the field of educational technology. Papers and project descriptions are included on the following topics: digital portfolios; United Nations convention for children's rights; virtual communities and classrooms; study strategies; e-mail communication across the…

  13. Trace Authored Papers from the Annual Conference on Rehabilitation Technology (13th, Washington, D.C., 1990).

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    Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Trace Center.

    This document brings together eight papers presented at a rehabilitation technology conference, authored by individuals affiliated with the Trace R & D Center on Communication, Control and Computer Access for Handicapped Individuals. Titles and authors of the papers are as follows: "Current Initiatives in Accessible Computing" (Jane Berliss);…

  14. Annual Southern Region Research Conference in Agricultural Education Proceedings (35th, North Little Rock, Arkansas, March 22-24, 1986).

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    Rolloff, John A., Comp.

    These proceedings contain a summary of each of the 15 papers presented and the discussants' reactions. The keynote address and reflections on the outcome of the conference are also included. The keynote address is "Priorities for Continuing Progress in Research in Agricultural Education" (J. Robert Warmbrod). Presentations include "Assessment of…

  15. Rocky Mountain Association for Institutional Research. Summary of Proceedings and Materials. Annual Conference (Big Sky, Montana, September 1980).

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    Rose, Homer C., Jr., Ed.; Hample, Stephen R., Ed.

    Six papers presented at the conference are summarized. In "An Extended Look at Inflation in Higher Education" (D. Kent Halstead), direct confrontation of inflation problems by institutions is recommended. Discussion that followed focused on how best to project inflation rates for higher education, and how to convince legislatures to increase…

  16. Visual Literacy--Enhancing Human Potential. Readings from the 15th Annual Conference of the International Visual Literacy Association.

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    Walker, Alice D., Ed.; And Others

    This document includes 46 papers presented at the International Visual Literacy Association Conference on topics ranging from prehistoric cave paintings to technology of the future. Major sections are devoted to research and theory, education, computer technology, and phototherapy. Emphasis is on increased understanding of opportunities available…

  17. Workshop Reports of the Annual Conference [On College Composition and Communication] (Denver, March 24-26, 1966).

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    College Composition and Communication, 1966

    1966-01-01

    Workshop reports of 35 committees meeting at the Conference on College Composition and Communication are included. Nine reports discuss types of composition courses or programs which emphasize either rhetoric, literature, language, or communication. Five reports discuss the needs of and programs established for special students--superior,…

  18. Research in Medical Education: Proceedings of the Annual Conference (39th, Chicago, Illinois, October 30-November 1, 2000).

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    Anderson, M. Brownell, Ed.

    2000-01-01

    This collection contains research papers selected for presentation at a conference. Papers include the following: (1) "Morning Report: Focus and Methods over the Past Three Decades" (Z. Amin, J. Guajardo, W. Wisniewski, G. Bordage, A. Tekian, and L. G. Niederman); (2) "Context, Conflict, and Resolution: A New Conceptual Framework for Evaluating…

  19. University of Minnesota Center for Transportation Studies 23rd Annual Transportation Research Conference Behavioral Substrates of Traffic Safety

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    Minnesota, University of

    Conference Behavioral Substrates of Traffic Safety Stop and Work Zone Crashes ­ A Human Factors Analysis · Behavioral Substrates of Traffic Safety Stop and Work Zone Crashes ­ A Speculative Human Factors Analysis Thomas J. Smith, Ph.D. Research Associate, Human Factors School of Kinesiology College of Education

  20. Reinforced Plastics/Composites Institute, Annual Conference, 41st, Atlanta, GA, January 27-31, 1986, Preprint

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    Not Available

    1986-01-01

    The present conference on composite materials technologies encompasses topics in pultrusion techniques and products, matrix-reinforcement interface characteristics, filament winding and ply layup processes, resin curing cycles, marine applications, and reinforced thermoplastics. Also discussed are reaction injection molding processes, transportation applications, product markets, fillers and additives, testing methods, sheet molding compounds, corrosion prevention, design methods, basic research and development topics, and structural applications.

  1. Recreating the Revolution. Proceedings of the Annual National Educational Computing Conference (15th, Boston, Massachusetts, June 13-15, 1994).

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    Ingham, Donella, Ed.

    These conference proceedings address the capabilities of technology in education. Papers and summaries of presentations are provided on topics such as: grants for educational technologies; telecomputing and electronic mail projects; instructional software and hypermedia design projects; curriculum integration; local control of the Internet;…

  2. Strategy for Peace. Annual U.S. Foreign Policy Conference (22nd, October 16-18, 1981).

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    Stanley Foundation, Muscatine, IA.

    Five discussion topics concerning peace were dealt with by conference participants, who included university faculty and officials from national and international agencies and organizations. The first topic, North-South relations and international security, considers U.S. security and the Third World, U.S. economic interests in the developing…

  3. Ready, Set, Conference! Mastering the Logistics

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    McGuire, Margaret

    2005-01-01

    Planning to have a successful NAEYC Annual Conference experience is similar to preparing for a day of bargain shopping. In this article, the author describes how to get the most out of NAEYC's Annual Conference by analyzing their goals, preparing ahead, and being flexible. As a veteran conference attendee, the author learned from her mistakes and…

  4. Looking at the Right Data in the Right Way: Pittsburgh Public Schools

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    Lavorini, Peter

    2013-01-01

    The Pittsburgh Promise is a nonprofit organization that grants college scholarships to all Pittsburgh Public Schools students meeting the academic requirements. Thanks to the Pittsburgh Promise, the children of Pittsburgh have an opportunity that few other children in the country do: to attend college without the additional, often insurmountable…

  5. ALA Conference 2009: Chicago Hope

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    Berry, John N., III

    2009-01-01

    There is joy among those who have the funds to go to Chicago for the American Library Association (ALA) annual conference, July 9-15. Every librarian knows there is nothing better than a Chicago gathering, with the city's wonderful haunts, museums, restaurants, and fine memories of past conferences. The conference program covers nearly every…

  6. Women Warriors: Indigenous Voices Conference

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    Northern British Columbia, University of

    1st Annual Women Warriors: Indigenous Voices Conference March 11th , 12th and 13th , 2012 Hosted by Knowledge. Conference proceedings will include Indigenous Keynote presenters: Dr. Manulani Meyer, Dr. Val be found at: http://womenwarriorsindigenousvoices.weebly.com/registration.html and sent to conference

  7. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Midwest Philosophy of Education Society (Ann Arbor, Michigan, November 10-11, 1978).

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    Merritt, James, Ed.; And Others

    The Midwest Philosophy of Education Society strives to enhance and deepen the level of conversation about education in the modern world and to evaluate, in moral terms, the relationship of education to the larger society. The following papers were presented at the 1978 annual meeting of the Society: "Educational Evaluation and Emancipation" (Gary…

  8. Massaro, D. W. (2011). A Reading Window for Visually Challenged Individuals. 26th Annual International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference.

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    Massaro, Dominic

    2011-01-01

    Massaro, D. W. (2011). A Reading Window for Visually Challenged Individuals. 26th Annual with macular degeneration have difficulty reading a page of text even if some small part of it is magnified. In this device, the reading window remains fixed and the text is always updated in this window. An i

  9. American Council on Consumer Interests Annual Conference (43rd, Salt Lake City, Utah, April 2-5, 1997).

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    Leech, Irene E., Ed.

    1997-01-01

    This annual publication contains 66 presentations, poster sessions, papers, and panel and workshop sessions. Invited and refereed papers are as follows: "View from the States" (Humphrey); "Consumer Policy Perspectives" (Byrne); "Consumers' Response to Credit Card Solicitations" (Hogarth, Shue); "Welfare Impact of Apparel Price Increases" (Fan et…

  10. The Cult of the Bound Variable: Annual ICFP Programming Contest

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    Harper, Robert

    language that targets our virtual machine. By the end of the three day contest, 365 teams, composed of 700The Cult of the Bound Variable: The 9th Annual ICFP Programming Contest Tom Murphy VII Daniel of Computer Science Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA 15213 Abstract The annual ICFP Programming

  11. POLLUTION PREVENTION OPPORTUNITY ASSESSMENT UNITED STATES ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS PITTSBURGH ENGINEER WAREHOUSE AND REPAIR STATION AND EMSWORTH LOCKS AND DAMS PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA

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    This report summarizes work conducted at the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Pittsburgh Engineering Warehouse and Repair Station (PEWARS) and Emsworth Locks and Dams in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Waste Reduction...

  12. It Can Be Done: With Advocacy, Libraries Can Thrive on Pacific Islands. Selected Papers from PIALA 2007, Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums Annual Conference (17th, Tinian and Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, November 12-17, 2007)

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    Horie, Ruth H., Ed.

    2010-01-01

    This publication follows the tradition of publishing selected papers from Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives and Museums (PIALA) annual conferences. The volume begins with a listing of the members of the PIALA 2007 Planning Committee, the Officers and Executive Board, and Acknowledgements, followed by the Pre-Conference Workshop…

  13. Fifteenth annual U.S. Department of Energy low-level radioactive waste management conference: Agenda and abstracts

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    NONE

    1993-12-31

    The goal of the conference was to give the opportunity to identify and discuss low-level radioactive waste management issues, share lessons learned, and hear about some of the latest advances in technology. Abstracts of the presentations are arranged into the following topical sections: (1) Performance Management Track: Performance assessment perspectives; Site characterization; Modeling and performance assessment; and Remediation; (2) Technical Track: Strategic planning; Tools and options; Characterization and validation; Treatment updates; Technology development; and Storage; (3) Institutional Track: Orders and regulatory issues; Waste management options; Legal, economic, and social issues; Public involvement; Siting process; and Low-level radioactive waste policy amendment acts.

  14. Children's School November 2013 Family Spotlight: Guatemala to Pittsburgh

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    Children's School November 2013 Family Spotlight: Guatemala to Pittsburgh We are the Sanchez family are from Guatemala and moved to Columbus, Ohio where young Carlos was born in June of 2009. When he was one

  15. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SUBJECT: Release of Protected Health Information

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    Sibille, Etienne

    and security of Protected Health Information created, received, obtained, maintained, used or transmittedUNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH POLICY SUBJECT: Release of Protected Health Information DATE: April 14 appropriate administrative guidelines to ensure the confidentiality of Protected Health Information (PHI). PHI

  16. Conference Proceedings International Conference

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    Hemmers, Oliver

    Conference Proceedings 10th International Conference on Hand-Arm Vibration 7-11 June 2004 Flamingo related to HAVS. The published proceedings from these conferences have become blueprints for assessing

  17. Report on the WPI-NEACT Conference: "Perceptions of Chemistry."

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    Beall, H.; Berka, L. H.

    1990-01-01

    Summarized are the comments of four chemists who spoke at a conference on chemistry in March 1989. Presenters included Frank H. Westheimer of Harvard University, John L. Burmeister of the University of Delaware, Henry A. Bent of the University of Pittsburgh, and Miles Pickering of Princeton University. (CW)

  18. GAI Journal 24/3 1 Conference Report

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    ÖGAI Journal 24/3 1 Conference Report CMV 2005 & IV05 London, England 3rd International Conference on Coordinated & Multiple Views in Exploratory Visualization July 5, 2005 9th International Conference@ifs.tuwien.ac.at The annually in London held IV conference is the second largest conference in the field of Information

  19. A University and Community College Partnership to Meet Industry Needs for Future Workers in Advanced Automotive Technology: 2013 ASEE Annual Conference

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    Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT)

    This paper was developed by Dr. Yeh, Dr. Liao, and Joe Petrosky from the Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) and was presented at the 120th American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition on June 24, 2013. The objective of the paper is to review the education and training programs provided by the CAAT’s University-Community College Partnership between Macomb Community College and Wayne State University in meeting industry needs for future workers in advanced automotive technology. Discussed within the paper is the increasing need for trained automotive engineers, engineering technologists, and technicians to support the entire product lifecycle of advanced automotive technologies, the CAAT’s response to these needs which includes strengthening communications with industry to clearly define future workforce requirements, and developing and offering technologically progressive training programs, and the funding used to create these training programs, partnerships, and curriculum reform. The paper received ASEE’s Engineering Technology Division Best Paper Award in 2013.

  20. Conference report: host cell protein workshop at the 2012 annual bioassay meeting of the biopharmaceutical emerging best practices association.

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    Robinson, C Jane

    2013-02-01

    At its 2012 Annual Bioassay Meeting, the Biopharmaceutical Emerging Best Practices Association held a 1-day workshop on host cell protein assays, which reflected the recent increase in activity and interest in this field. The workshop included 13 oral presentations and five posters and was attended by 70 delegates. It provided the opportunity for experts and newcomers to the field to discuss the particular challenges presented by these assays, addressing both technical issues and the theoretical considerations for future strategies. A number of case studies illustrated various advances that have been made and the limitations in current methodology. A further workshop, covering host cell protein and residual DNA in biotechnology products, will be held jointly with the US Pharmacopeia in June 2013. PMID:23414373

  1. PESC '91 - Annual IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference, 22nd, MIT, Cambridge, MA, June 24-27, 1991, Record

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    1991-07-01

    The present conference discusses a novel microtransformer for use in microswitching converters, a high torque/low-speed switched-reluctance machine, parameter and state estimation in power electronics, a general circuit topology for a multilevel inverter, dc/dc-conversion via saturable induction commutation, a self-oscillating and synchronously rectified dc/dc converter, an HF quasi-square-wave converter, a new family of isolated zero-voltage switched converters, the dual-flow pulse-trimming concept, solid-state reactive power modulation, the harmonic interaction of power systems with static switching, power MOSFETs for reverse conduction, repetitive switching using thyristors, voltage-mode resonant converters, thermal optimization in power electronics, a MOS gate drive with resonant transitions, a real-time estimation of induction-motor rotor time constant, short circuit impedance and leakage in transformer windings, the miniaturization of isolated gate drive circuitry, and one-cycle control of switching converters. (No individual items are abstracted in this volume)

  2. Conference Summary

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    Harrington, James L., Jr.

    2000-01-01

    Celebrations and special events were in order this year as the Minority University-Space Interdisciplinary Network (MU-SPIN) Program and NASA's Minority University Research and Education Division (MURED) both reached their 10th anniversaries. In honor of this occasion, the 2000 Annual Users' Conference held at Morris Brown College (MBC) in Atlanta, Georgia, September 11-15, 2000, was the first to be jointly hosted by MU-SPIN and MURED. It was particularly fitting that this anniversary should fall in the year 2000. The start of the new millennium propelled us to push bold new ideas and renew our commitment to minority university participation in all areas of NASA. With the theme 'Celebrating Our Tenth Year With Our Eyes on the Prize,' the conference provided a national forum for showcasing successful MU-SPIN and MURED Program (MUREP) experiences to enhance faculty/student development in areas of scientific and technical research and education. Our NASA-relevant conference agenda resulted in a record-breaking 220 registered attendees. Using feedback from past participants, we designed a track of student activities closely tailored to their interests. The resulting showcase of technical assistance and best practices set a new standard for our conferences in the years to come. This year's poster session was our largest ever, with over 50 presentations from students, faculty, and teachers. Posters covered a broad range of NASA activities from 'A Study of the Spiral Galaxy M101' to 'Network Cabling Characteristics.'

  3. Distant Voices, Shared Dreams. Proceedings of the Annual Alaska Bilingual/Multicultural Education Conference (14th, Anchorage, Alaska, February 3-5, 1988).

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    Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Bilingual/Bicultural Education Programs.

    These conference proceedings include a conference schedule, numerous photographs from the conference and from its events, and these papers: "Role of Literature as a Source of History, Values and Identity" (keynote address, Edna Ahgeak MacLean); "Motivating Young People to Succeed" (Howard Rainer); "Empowering Minority Students through Creative…

  4. Annual NASSGP/NCHELP Conference on Student Financial Aid Research (3rd, Chicago, Illinois, May 28-30, 1986). The Proceedings, Volume 1.

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    Illinois State Scholarship Commission, Deerfield.

    The National Association of State Scholarship and Grant Programs/National Council of Higher Education Loan Programs conference on student aid is reported. Following the conference agenda and lists of registrants and conference speakers, the following papers are presented: (1) "Reinterpretation of Hansen's Census Data" (John B. Lee); (2)…

  5. Innovative Rural Preservice & Inservice Training Programs. [Proceedings of the] Annual National Rural Teacher Education Conference (1st, Bellingham, Washington, October 9-11, 1985).

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    Schwartz, Phebe, Comp.

    Conference papers and various related materials are collected in this volume compiled in conjunction with the National Rural Teacher Education Conference. The bulk of the document consists of papers presented on the 12 major topics of the conference: (1) accreditation and endorsement standards versus the needs of rural education; (2) innovative…

  6. Defining a Quality Education. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research (19th, Washington, D.C., November 14-17, 1992).

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    Price, Jane, Ed.

    This publication contains 25 papers from a conference on defining quality higher education. Opening sections cover the conference program and members of the conference's steering committee. A representative sampling of papers includes the following: "The College Student Experiences Questionnaire: A Follow-Up Study of Academic and Social Skills…

  7. 10th international French speaking conference on knowledge discovery and management (EGC2010): conference report

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    Sadok Ben Yahia; Jean-Marc Petit

    2010-01-01

    This conference report gives an overview of the 10th International French-speaking conference on Knowledge Discovery and Management (KDM) held in Hammamet, Tunisia, January 26-29, 2010. Since 2001, this annual conference has been supported by EGC. EGC is a non-profit French association which aims at promoting KDM both in academia and industries. The conference is the main annual event of the

  8. 77 FR 77016 - Foreign-Trade Zone 33 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Notification of Proposed Export Production...

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    2012-12-31

    ...Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Notification of Proposed Export Production Activity Tsudis Chocolate Company (Chocolate Confectionery Bars) Pittsburgh, PA Tsudis Chocolate Company (Tsudis), an operator of FTZ 33, submitted a notification of...

  9. University Library System, University of Pittsburgh Ordering Reproductions of John James Audubon's Birds of America

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    Jiang, Huiqiang

    University Library System, University of Pittsburgh Ordering Reproductions of John James Audubon System is pleased to provide print reproductions from its double elephant folio edition of the Birds's Birds of America from the University of Pittsburgh Library System The University of Pittsburgh Library

  10. Languages for the Nation. Dimension 2008. Selected Proceedings of the 2008 Joint Conference of the Southern Conference on Language Teaching and the South Carolina Foreign Language Teachers' Association

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    Wilkerson, Carol, Ed.

    2008-01-01

    "Dimension" is the annual volume containing the selected, refereed, edited Proceedings of each year's conference. The Southern Conference on Language Teaching (SCOLT), held its annual conference, April 3-5, 2008, at the Springmaid Beach Resort and Conference Center, in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in collaboration with the South Carolina Foreign…

  11. In What Works In University Teaching: University of Pittsburgh Teaching Excellence Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 31 -April 1, 1995

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    Druzdzel, Marek J.

    of the Research Design course syllabus contains a drawing of flasks and test tubes -- research design's main subject is how to design and conduct empirical studies. I adopted the idea of a front page picture from Dr message and making these pieces visible by placing them next to an icon expressing the same idea

  12. APS Presents Awards at 2008 ABRCMS Conference

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    2009-02-01

    This is an article in The Physiologist. APS Presents Awards at Annual ABRCMS Conference APS/NIDDK Minority Travel Fellows Attend the 2008 APS Intersociety Meeting: The Integrative Biology of Exercise Education Special Sessions at Experimental Biology 2009 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- APS Presents Awards at Annual ABRCMS Conference The APS presented awards to minority undergraduate researchers and was a major conference sponsor at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) at DisneyÂ?s Coronado Springs Resort, Lake Buena Vista, FL from November 5-9, 2008.

  13. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the American Council on Consumer Interests (28th, Columbus, Ohio, April 21-24, 1982). Conference Theme: Career Competency, Consumer Education, and Consumer Research.

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    American Council on Consumer Interests, Columbia, MO.

    This document contains the proceedings of a conference on the themes of career competency, consumer education, and consumer research conducted in April 1982. The proceedings consist of 69 research reports (each with abstract) as well as a list of the conference participants, their affiliations, and addresses. The reports, which are indexed by…

  14. SLA at 100: Conference Preview

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    Blumenstein, Lynn

    2009-01-01

    When School Library Association (SLA) convenes its annual conference in Washington, DC, June 14-17, 2009, the association will be celebrating its 100th birthday. This occasion allows for grand gestures--the SLA Salutes! Awards and Leadership Reception will be held in the Library of Congress's Great Hall. The conference also draws upon Washington…

  15. 2010 International SWAT Conference Proceedings Conference Proceedings

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    2010 International SWAT Conference Proceedings Conference Proceedings #12;#12;Conference ProceedingsConference Proceedings #12;#12;2010 International SWAT Conference Proceedings Contents Conference-490 #12;2010 International SWAT Conference Proceedings 2010 International SWAT Conference Proceedings

  16. University of Pittsburgh Office of Admissions and Financial Aid

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    Sibille, Etienne

    encompass a number of topics, including political parties and interest groups, voting behavior, political in the United States, possibly including political parties, elections, and interest groups; and, the types · Pittsburgh, PA 15260 412-624-PITT·oafa@pitt.edu·www.oafa.pitt.edu A major in political science is aimed

  17. School of Social Work March 1, 2012 University of Pittsburgh

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    Sibille, Etienne

    of the primary sources of funds for social welfare programs, some technical skills in approaching potentialSchool of Social Work March 1, 2012 University of Pittsburgh COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - SUMMER SESSION, 2011-2012 M.S.W. PROGRAM SWINT 2011 - Social Work Practice with Families 3 cr. This course explores

  18. University of Pittsburgh FINANCIAL GUIDELINE Subject: Accounting For Sponsored

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    Sibille, Etienne

    University of Pittsburgh FINANCIAL GUIDELINE Subject: Accounting For Sponsored Projects vs. Gifts I and gift have different meanings from an accounting perspective and are sometimes erroneously used sponsored projects and gifts, and account for each appropriately. This is due to the fact that from

  19. University of Pittsburgh School of Education Applied Developmental Psychology (ADP)

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    Jiang, Huiqiang

    University of Pittsburgh School of Education Applied Developmental Psychology (ADP) Supplemental to which you are applying (check one): Applied Developmental Psychology Combined Accelerated Studies (Pre-K­Grade 4) and Special Education (Pre-K­Grade 8) after the fifth year. Applied Developmental

  20. The Pittsburgh Girls Study: Overview and Initial Findings

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    Keenan, Kate; Hipwell, Alison; Chung, Tammy; Stepp, Stephanie; Stouthamer-Loeber, Magda; Loeber, Rolf; McTigue, Kathleen

    2010-01-01

    The Pittsburgh Girls Study is a longitudinal, community-based study of 2,451 girls who were initially recruited when they were between the ages of 5 and 8 years. The primary aim of the study was testing developmental models of conduct disorder, major depressive disorder, and their co-occurrence in girls. In the current article, we summarize the…

  1. University of Pittsburgh Office of Admissions and Financial Aid

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    Sibille, Etienne

    , dentistry, pharmacy, public health, physical therapy, and exercise physiology; b) graduate training · Pittsburgh, PA 15260 412-624-PITT·oafa@pitt.edu·www.oafa.pitt.edu Neuroscience is the study of the biological and challenging sequence of courses in biological sciences, chemistry, mathematics, and physics, in addition

  2. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH POLICY 07-02-09 CATEGORY: PERSONNEL

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    Jiang, Huiqiang

    -mail and delete the original e-mail and attached document(s). 3. Use of Mobile Devices When using mobile devices of Laptops/Removable Devices/Storage If the data being stored is not encrypted by the applicationUNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH POLICY 07-02-09 CATEGORY: PERSONNEL SECTION: Confidentiality of Medical

  3. Use of Library Materials: The University of Pittsburgh Study.

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    Kent, Allen; And Others

    The findings of a study undertaken at the University of Pittsburgh in 1975 to determine the extent of materials use and the full cost of such use in the university library system are presented in this 272-page report. Intended to serve as a foundation for improved acquisitions policies, this report covers circulation and in-house use of…

  4. UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH AT BRADFORD ATHLETIC TRAINING PROGRAM

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    Jiang, Huiqiang

    . Athletic Training Students must have a high level of self-motivation, responsibility, and dedication Agree 5 Strongly agree _____ 1. Maturity: Candidate demonstrates a high level of maturity for hisUNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH AT BRADFORD ATHLETIC TRAINING PROGRAM Letter of Recommendation Part I

  5. January2011,Volume25No.1 Pittsburgh Early Autism Study

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    Sibille, Etienne

    haveparticularnosesandcatshaveretractableclaws,"said Strauss,PhD,professorofpsychologyanddirectorofthe InfantandToddlerDevelopment January2011,Volume25No.1 Pittsburgh Early Autism Study Focusing On Early Childhood To Better Of Parents In Jail Or Prison: Issues Related To Maintaining Contact pages 5--9 #12;Page 2 Developments

  6. UNIVERSITY of PITTSBURGH Health Sciences Library System (HSLS)

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    Benos, Takis

    UNIVERSITY of PITTSBURGH Health Sciences Library System (HSLS) www.hsls.pitt.edu Falk Library of the Health Sciences serves as the home of the Health Sciences Library System (HSLS), with a wide in the health sciences. The electronic collection, managed by HSLS Digital Library Services, also includes 2

  7. University of Pittsburgh Libraries Long Term Trends (2004-2013)

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    Sibille, Etienne

    $250 $300 $350 $400 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Inflation Adjusted Expenditure per Student, 2006-2013 Collections (Adj) Salaries (Adj) Operational (Adj) #12;ULS Expenditures: peer comparison 1 7: Professional Salaries and Wages 2004-2013 DELAWARE MARYLAND OHIO STATE PENNSYLVANIA STATE PITTSBURGH RUTGERS

  8. PFID: PITTSBURGH FAST-FOOD IMAGE DATASET , Kapil Dhingra3

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    Sukthankar, Rahul

    PFID: PITTSBURGH FAST-FOOD IMAGE DATASET Mei Chen1 , Kapil Dhingra3 , Wen Wu2 , Lei Yang2 , Rahul://pfid.intel-research.net ABSTRACT We introduce the first visual dataset of fast foods with a total of 4,545 still images, 606 stereo of volunteers. This work was motivated by research on fast food recognition for dietary assessment. The data

  9. Pathways to Sustainability for Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Research Brief

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    Li, Jennifer

    2008-01-01

    Like many U.S. public libraries, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh faces financial uncertainty. CLP asked RAND to identify critical factors that affect the library's financial stability and to develop a framework to assess how these factors can be managed to provide a more stable financial base. RAND researchers reviewed the literature and…

  10. University of Pittsburgh Department of Environmental Health and Safety

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    Benos, Panayiotis "Takis"

    University of Pittsburgh Department of Environmental Health and Safety K:\\Memos\\14Aug15Ebola 3412, 2014 By now, you are very much aware of the media attention regarding the Ebola virus outbreak in West Ebola to pose little risk to our country at this time, individuals traveling to or from the countries

  11. "Catch-Up." Proceedings of the Annual Consumer Education "Catch-Up" Conference (2nd, Washington, D.C., November 11-12, 1976).

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    Yates, Juanita, Ed.

    This booklet summarizes a conference on consumer education which was held for educators, community leaders, program administrators, consumer advocates, and journalists to introduce the principal issues facing consumers and to explore effective program designs and teaching methods and materials. Following a brief executive summary of the conference

  12. Proceedings for the Annual Conference of the NASSGP/NCHELP Research Network (6th, Washington, D.C., June 7-9, 1989).

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    Davis, Jerry S., Ed.

    This proceedings contains 25 papers, the conference agenda, and summaries of other presentations of a 1989 conference on student financial aid. The following papers are included: "Minorities in Higher education in the 1970s and 1980s-What the Current Population Surveys Tell Us" (Paul M. Siegel); "Estimating Minority Participation in College:…

  13. Planning for Recovery. Proceedings of the Society for College and University Planning: Mid-Atlantic Region Annual Conference (Baltimore, Maryland, April 14-16, 1993).

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    Society for Coll. and Univ. Planning, Ann Arbor, MI.

    This conference proceedings contains an abbreviated conference program schedule, session abstracts, the plenary address and four selected papers addressing planning issues for institutions of higher education, and a final panel discussion. Abstracts are provided for all 17 sessions. The plenary session was given by Stephen J. Tractenberg, the…

  14. Empowering the CBE Practitioner. Proceedings of the Annual CBAE National Conference (11th, Washington, D.C., October 20-21, 1987).

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    American Association for Adult and Continuing Education, Washington, DC. Adult Competency Education Unit.

    These proceedings include a brief overview of the 11th Competency-Based Adult Education (CBAE) Conference along with the texts of the following conference presentations: "National Legislative Update" (Patricia M. Keeton); "Adult School/High-Risk Youth Connection--Is There One?" (Joellen Bruce); "Overview of Adult ESL Programs: A National…

  15. Challenges & Changes: Strategies for Rural Education & Small Schools. Proceedings of the Annual Rural & Small Schools Conference (15th, Manhattan, Kansas, October 25-26, 1993).

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    Kansas State Univ., Manhattan. Center for Rural Education and Small Schools.

    This proceedings summarizes a conference sponsored by the Center for Rural Education and Small Schools at Kansas State University. Included are the keynote speech and abstracts of 46 conference presentations. The keynote speech, "Invisible and Silent along the Blue Highways," by Patricia A. Schmuck, examines problems of ethnic, racial, and gender…

  16. Time for Decisions: Visualizing the Future. Proceedings of the Annual NEAIR Conference (39th, Bethesda, Maryland, November 3-6, 2012)

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    Carson, Cristi, Ed.

    2012-01-01

    The NEAIR (North East Association for Institutional Research) 2012 Conference Proceedings is a compilation of papers presented at the Bethesda, Maryland conference. Papers in this document include: (1) Can a Marketing Campaign Increase Response Rates to Online Course Evaluations? (Kimberly Puhala); (2) Developing Community College Peer…

  17. The Structure of Knowledge. A Feminist Perspective. Proceedings of the Annual GLCA Women's Studies Conference (4th, November 10-12, 1978).

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    Reed, Beth, Ed.; And Others

    A keynote address, five selected conference papers, and two panel discussions are presented in these conference proceedings. The keynote address, "Breaking the Disciplines" (Florence Howe), examines the development of traditional disciplines as the mainstream of higher education's curriculum and the omission of women from these disciplines. An…

  18. Forty Years of Excellence and Beyond. Proceedings of the Annual North East Association for Institutional Research (NEAIR) Conference (40th, Newport, Rhode Island, November 9-12, 2013)

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    Parker, Tiffany, Ed.

    2013-01-01

    The NEAIR 2013 Conference Proceedings is a compilation of papers presented at the Newport, Rhode Island, conference. Papers in this document include: (1) Aspiring to the Role of "Data Badass:" Some Thoughts on the Political Context of IR (Mark Freeman); (2) Data-Driven Internal Benchmarks and Successful Learning Outcomes (Mamta Saxena…

  19. Advanced designs and operations: Volume 1. Proceedings of the 18. annual fall technical conference of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division; ICE-Volume 27-1

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    Caton

    1996-01-01

    Engine manufacturers continue to seek advancements in engine design to provide a more efficient product with minimal environmental impact and at competitive prices. Papers related to the conference theme ``Advancements in Engine Design and Applications`` were presented at the 1996 Fall Technical Conference of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division. These papers address aspects of the design, development, or application

  20. Alternative fuels: Volume 3. Proceedings of the 18. annual fall technical conference of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division; ICE-Volume 27-3

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    Caton

    1996-01-01

    Engine manufacturers continue to seek advancements in engine design to provide a more efficient product with minimal environmental impact and at competitive prices. Papers related to the Conference theme ``Advancements in Engine Design and Applications`` were presented at the 1996 Fall Technical Conference of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division. These papers address aspects of the design, development, or application

  1. Tribology and lubrication: Volume 2. Proceedings of the 18. annual fall technical conference of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division; ICE-Volume 27-2

    Microsoft Academic Search

    Caton

    1996-01-01

    Engine manufacturers continue to seek advancements in engine design to provide a more efficient product with minimal environmental impact and at competitive prices. Papers related to the conference theme ``Advancements in Engine Design and Applications`` were presented at the 1996 Fall Technical Conference of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division. These papers address aspects of the design, development, or application

  2. Respecting Differences: The Hope for a Global Community. Annual Bilingual Multicultural Education Conference (15th, Anchorage, Alaska, January 30-February 3, 1989).

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    Foster, Scott, Ed.

    This booklet lists the organizers and describes the agenda of a conference on the theme of respect for, and understanding of, cultural differences as the basis of global community. Workshop sessions are described and three keynote speeches are reprinted, together with four student essays that best captured the conference's theme. The keynote…

  3. Families and Justice: From Neighborhoods to Nations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the National Council on Family Relations (56th, Minneapolis, Minnesota, November 10-13, 1994).

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    National Council on Family Relations, Minneapolis, MN.

    These conference proceedings contain short abstracts of major sessions from the conference of the National Council on Family Relations held in observance of the 1994 United Nations International Year of the Family. Topics for the sessions were wide ranging, and included: (1) parenting and parent education; (2) marriage and family relationships;…

  4. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology (8th, Ellenville, New York, March 16-18, 1994).

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    Hartog, Sandra B., Ed.; Levine, Judith R., Ed.

    This publications presents 20 papers from a conference on innovations in teaching psychology at the college level along with a conference program that lists and describes all presentations. The papers are "They Can't Learn When They Don't Know How: Teaching Statistics Using a Learning to Learn Model" (Beverly Rolker-Dolinsky and Donna Qualters);…

  5. Leading the Charge for Institutional Renewal. Proceedings of the Annual NEAIR Conference (38th, Boston, Massachusetts, December 3-6, 2011)

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    Carson, Cristi, Ed.

    2011-01-01

    The NEAIR (North East Association for Institutional Research) 2011 Conference Proceedings is a compilation of papers presented at the Boston, Massachusetts conference. Papers in this document include: (1) Are Students Dropping Out or Dragging Out the College Experience? The Roles of Socioeconomic Status and Academic Background (Leslie S. Stratton…

  6. Fountain of Knowledge: IR Collaboration for Effective Change. [Proceedings of the] Annual NEAIR Conference (37th, Saratoga Springs, New York, November 13-16, 2010)

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    Frederick, Beth, Ed.

    2010-01-01

    The NEAIR 2010 Conference Proceedings is a compilation of papers presented at the Saratoga Springs, New York conference. Papers in this document include: (1) Collaboration Between Student Affairs and Institutional Research: A Model for the Successful Assessment of Students' College Experience (Michael N. Christakis and Joel D. Bloom); (2)…

  7. PIALA 2004: Maron In Read Im Jeje Ej Ad Kojatdikdik, Library Ko Rej Jikin Kakurmool Kojatdikdik In Im Jolet Eo Ad Ej Bwinnid--Literacy Our Hope, Libraries Our Scope and Heritage Our Property (14th, Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands, November 16-19, 2004) and PIALA 2005: Kasrpacsr Misenge Ac Etwack Lutu--Resources Today and Learning Tomorrow (15th, Tofol, Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, November 8-10, 2005). Selected Papers from the Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives Annual Conferences

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    Cohen, Arlene, Ed.

    2006-01-01

    This publication follows the tradition of publishing selected papers from PIALA annual conferences, however, for the first time, two PIALA conferences (PIALA 2004 and PIALA 2005) are published in one volume, containing papers from both events. Both conferences featured papers by local Micronesian and Pacific Islands experts, as well as presenters…

  8. DEVELOP students attend conference

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    2009-01-01

    Last month, Madeline Brozen and Jason Jones of the DEVELOP Program at John C. Stennis Space Center joined members from the program's national office at Langley Research Center to attend the Southern Growth Policies Board annual conference in Biloxi. Pictured are (l to r): Karen Allsbrook, Jonathan Gleason, Gov. Haley Barbour, Madeline Brozen, Lindsay Rogers and Tracey Silcox.

  9. TWENTY-SIXTH ANNUAL EMPLOYMENT LAW

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    Rhode Island, University of

    TWENTY-SIXTH ANNUAL LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW CONFERENCE April 26, 2013 W. Alton Jones Campus,RI Registration For: Labor and Employment Law Conference WHERE University of Rhode Island Whispering Pines Professor URI Schmidt Labor Research Center The registration fee for the Labor and Employment Law Confer

  10. Book Review: Error: On Our Predicament When Things Go Wrong Nicholas Rescher Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2007 ISBN 9780822943271

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    Cyzyk, Mark

    Book Reviews 27 Error: On Our Predicament When Things Go Wrong Nicholas Rescher Pittsburgh, PA: University o f Pittsburgh Press, 2007 ISBN 9 7 8 0 8 2 2 9 4 3 2 7 1 Review by Mark Cyzyk, Johns Hopkins University This is a short, dense book...

  11. National Conference on Weights and Measures (70th), 1985

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    Tholen, A. D.; Barbrow, L. E.; Heffernan, A. P.

    1985-11-01

    The proceedings of the 70th Annual Meeting of the National Conference on Weights and Measures are given. Reports by the several standing and annual committees of the Conference comprise the major portion of the publication. Included also are papers presented by Conference officials and others. Major issues discussed at the Conference included a new Scales Code to be effective January 1, 1986, method of sale of commodities, labeling of gasoline-alcohol blends, national type evaluation, and development of training materials.

  12. Highlights from the Third International Society for Computational Biology Student Council Symposium at the Fifteenth Annual International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology

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    2007-01-01

    In this meeting report we give an overview of the 3rd International Society for Computational Biology Student Council Symposium. Furthermore, we explain the role of the Student Council and the symposium series in the context of large, international conferences.

  13. 1994 Annual Conference Program: CIEE

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    NONE

    1994-12-31

    CIEE`s research has two primary goals. The first is to identify, develop, and demonstrate efficient end-use energy technologies and processes. The second is to improve the data and analytical tools related to the end use of energy. This document consists of papers presented on the topics of residential cooling systems, energy efficiency in commercial buildings, emissions from gas combustion systems, HVAC distribution systems, alternative transportation systems, and emission reduction strategies.

  14. 1 to 100: creating an air quality index in Pittsburgh.

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    Longhurst, James

    2005-07-01

    Air pollution indices and other environmental quality indicators have often been subjects of debate. This article presents a case study of the creation and criticism of an air pollution index in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Long known for its industrial production and the resulting pollution, Pittsburgh was home to engineers, scientists, institutions and corporations that developed new air pollution monitoring technologies in the years after World War II. These newly automated instruments were used as a part of a computerized monitoring network built in the late 1960s by the Allegheny County Health Department. County engineers created a daily air pollution index to summarize the information from the network, leading to public debates over the intent, meaning, and representation of air quality data. This case study serves to illustrate the inherent complexity of creating accessible, understandable, and uniformly acceptable indices of environmental quality. It also emphasizes the importance of understanding the social and political context in which data is collected, organized, and interpreted. PMID:16001710

  15. Pittsburgh (542) with terrain data, x 3 exaggeration.

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    Jesse Allen

    1999-04-09

    Pittsburgh (542) with terrain data, x 3 exaggeration. These scenes show Pittsburgh and the countryside around it as seen by the Landsat Thematic Mapper (TM) instrument. Pittsburgh is built around the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers which join in the city to form the Ohio River. The terrain of the area is also shown exaggerated by a factor of three to emphasis terrain features such as the Appalachian Mountains and the river valleys. In the countryside image, north is up, the Monongahela River runs in from the south into the city while the Allegheny comes in from the north and the Ohio runs westward (to the left) out to the scenes edge. The image of the city appears from the perspective of a viewer above the Allegheny River looking southwards towards the city. The shortwave infrared (TM band 5), infrared (TM band 4), and visible green (TM band 2) channels are displayed in the images as red, green, and blue respectively. In this combination, barren and-or recently cultivated land appears red to pink, vegetation appears green, water is dark blue, and artificial structures of concrete and asphalt appear dark grey or black.

  16. 78 FR 22843 - Foreign-Trade Zone 33-Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Authorization of Export Production Activity...

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    2013-04-17

    ...Pennsylvania, Authorization of Export Production Activity, Tsudis Chocolate Company (Chocolate Confectionery Bars), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania On December 4, 2012, Tsudis Chocolate Company, submitted a notification of proposed export...

  17. East Asian Languages and Literatures Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pittsburgh,

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    East Asian Languages and Literatures Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, COLLOQUIUM Stephen Luft Lecturer, East Asian Languages and Literatures JAPANESE LANGUAGE STUDENTS' OUT

  18. Sustainable (Green) Purchasing -Our Commitment The University of Pittsburgh is committed to environmental stewardship through sustainable

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    Jiang, Huiqiang

    ......................................................... The University of Pittsburgh is committed to environmental stewardship through sustainable purchasing. Comply with regulations requiring sound financial stewardship by the University. Comply with regulations

  19. 77 FR 24721 - The 15th Annual Food and Drug Administration-Orange County Regulatory Affairs Educational...

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    ...FDA-2012-N-0001] The 15th Annual Food and Drug Administration--Orange County Regulatory Affairs Educational Conference in Irvine...The 15th Annual Educational Conference cosponsored with the Orange County Regulatory Affairs Discussion Group (OCRA). The...

  20. Proceedings of the International Academy for Information Management(IAIM) Annual Conference: International Conference on Informatics Education & Research (ICIER) (16th, New Orleans, Louisiana, December 14-16, 2001).

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    International Academy for Information Management.

    This document presents the proceedings of the International Academy for Information Management's International Conference on Informatics Education and Research (ICIER), held December 14-16, 2001 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The keynote address was given by Joseph A. Grace, Jr., founding and current President of the Louisiana Technology Council.…

  1. Highlights from the 5(th) International Society for Computational Biology Student Council Symposium at the 17(th) Annual International Conference on Intelligent

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    Abeel, Thomas

    This meeting report gives an overview of the keynote lectures and a selection of the student presentations at the 5th International Society for Computational Biology Student Council Symposium at the 17th Annual International ...

  2. Highlights from the Fourth International Society for Computational Biology Student Council Symposium at the Sixteenth Annual International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology

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    2008-10-30

    Abstract In this meeting report we give an overview of the talks and presentations from the Fourth International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) Student Council Symposium held as part of the annual Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology...

  3. NCRP 2008 Annual Meeting

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    April 14, 2008 12:00 AM - April 15, 2008 12:00 AM Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center Rockville, MD + Add to Outlook Calendar Low Dose and Low Dose-Rate Radiation Effects and Methods Print This Page NCRP 2008 Annual Meeting News & Events

  4. Guidelines for locoregional therapy in primary breast cancer in developing countries: The results of an expert panel at the 8th Annual Women's Cancer Initiative – Tata Memorial Hospital (WCI-TMH) Conference

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    Munshi, Anusheel; Gupta, Sudeep; Anderson, Benjamin; Yarnold, John; Parmar, Vani; Jalali, Rakesh; Sharma, Suresh Chander; Desai, Sangeeta; Thakur, Meenakshi; Baijal, Gunjan; Sarin, Rajiv; Mittra, Indraneel; Ghosh, Jaya; Badwe, Rajendra

    2012-01-01

    Background: Limited guidelines exist for breast cancer management in developing countries. In this context, the Women's Cancer Initiative - Tata Memorial Hospital (WCI-TMH) organised its 8th Annual Conference to update guidelines in breast cancer. Materials and Methods: Appropriately formulated guideline questions on each topic and subtopic in the surgical, radiation and systemic management of primary breast cancer were developed by the scientific committee and shared with the guest faculty of the Conference. Majority of the questions had multiple choice answers. The opinion of the audience, comprising academic and community oncologists, was electronically cumulated, followed by focussed presentations by eminent national and international experts on each topic. The guidelines were finally developed through an expert panel that voted on each guideline question after all talks had been delivered and audience opinion elicited. Separate panels were constituted for locoregional and systemic therapy in primary breast cancer. Results: Based on the voting results of the expert panel, guidelines for locoregional therapy of breast cancer have been formulated. Voting patterns for each question are reported. Conclusions: The updated guidelines on locoregional management of primary breast cancer in the context of developing countries are presented in this article. These recommendations have been designed to allow centers in the developing world to improve the quality of care for breast cancer patients. PMID:22988354

  5. Commission of Professors of Adult Education. Proceedings of the Annual Conference (32nd, Washington, D.C., October 19-21, 1987).

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    Commission of Professors of Adult Education.

    These proceedings contain presentations and other materials from a conference that focused on the past, present, and future of graduate study in adult education. They begin with the first General Session, a dialogue consisting of reflections on the genesis of graduate study in adult education in North America by Cyril Houle, Malcolm Knowles, and…

  6. Transformation: Reinforcing Bridges to the 21st Century: Proceedings of the Annual Missouri Conference on Blacks in Higher Education (7th, Kirksville, Missouri, April 24-25, 1997).

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    Dawson-Threat, Janice, Ed.

    These proceedings present summaries of presentations and roundtable discussion sessions from a Missouri Conference on Blacks in Higher Education. Session summaries are: (1) "Measuring Inter-Racial Differences and Attitudes" (O.C. Bobby Daniels); (2) "Flight of the Maple Leaf Canada Economic Outlook: Impact on Women" (James E. Bell); (3) "Bridging…

  7. Reading and the New Technologies. Proceedings of the Annual Course and Conference of the United Kingdom Reading Association (21st, Dundee, Scotland, July 23-27, 1984).

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    Ewing, J. M., Ed.

    Divided into three sections, this book presents a selection of papers arising from a conference that focused on the impact of recent technological advancements on the development and teaching of reading. An introduction by J. M. Ewing provides general insight on this topic. Identifying major concerns, the first section includes: "Reading and…

  8. Focusing Research in Agricultural Education. Proceedings of the Annual Central Region Research Conference in Agricultural Education (47th, St. Louis, Missouri, March 6, 1993).

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    Birkenholz, Robert J., Comp.; Schumacher, Leon G., Comp.

    A conference proceedings on agricultural education research included: "Focusing for Excellence" (Jordan); "Factors Related to the Integration of International Agricultural Concepts into the Secondary Agricultural Education (AE) Curriculum" (Ibezim, McCracken); "Perceptions of State Vocational Education (VE) Administrators Relevant to AE in the…

  9. Visible and Viable: The Role of Images in Instruction and Communication. Readings from the Annual Conference of the International Visual Literacy Association (18th, Commerce, Texas, 1987).

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    Braden, Roberts A., Ed.; And Others

    Presentations at the International Visual Literacy Association conference are grouped under five topics, a prologue, and an epilogue: (1) Prologue--"Writing About Visual Literacy" (Roberts A. Braden); (2) Visible Language--four papers concerning picture books, the Macintosh and Laserwriter, the design of library signs, and visual literacy and…

  10. A Report on University Applications of Satellite/Cable Technology; First Annual International Communications Conference (Madison, Wisconsin, June 3-5, 1975).

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    Parker, Lorne A., Comp.; Riccomini, Betsy, Comp.

    The aim of the conference on University Applications of Satellite/Cable Technology was to stimulate discussion among universities, industry, and government on the possibilities of satellite and cable technology in the future. Twenty-six presentations were made covering the following topics: the current status of satellite/cable technology; the…

  11. Distance Learning '98. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning (14th, Madison, Wisconsin, August 5-7, 1998).

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    Wisconsin Univ. System, Madison.

    This conference focused on the many elements of distance education that must be integrated into a smooth-functioning whole that provides a quality learning experience. This proceedings contains 76 papers presented at information sessions, 14 workshop papers, and one addendum. Topics include learning environments; learning strategies; funding;…

  12. Competition, Innovation, and Investment in Telecommunications. A Report of the Annual Aspen Institute Conference on Telecommunications Policy (12th, August 10-14, 1997, Aspen, Colorado).

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    Entman, Robert M.

    The topic of the 1997 Conference, "Competition, Innovation, and Investment in Telecommunications," reflects one of the important areas for concern in the telecommunications community. Representatives of telecommunications carriers, cable industries, consumer, academic, and regulatory bodies at the federal, state, and local levels, worked together…

  13. Arizona Libraries: Books to Bytes. Contributed Papers Presented at the AzLA Annual Conference (Phoenix, Arizona, November 17-18, 1995).

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    Hammond, Carol, Ed.

    This document contains three papers presented at the 1995 Arizona Library Association conference. Papers include: (1) "ERLs and URLs: ASU Libraries Database Delivery Through Web Technology" (Dennis Brunning & Philip Konomos), which illustrates how and why the libraries at Arizona State University developed a world wide web server and a home page…

  14. The Computer: Extension of the Human Mind III. Proceedings of the Annual Summer Computer Conference (3rd, Eugene, Oregon, August 1-3, 1984).

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    Oregon Univ., Eugene. Center for Advanced Technology in Education.

    The 13 conference presentations in this proceedings are arranged by general and special interest sessions and listed within each session in the order in which they were presented. These papers are: (1) "Key Issues for the Near Future" (David Moursund); (2) "Educating with Computers: Insights from Cognitive Psychology (and Video Games)" (Morton Ann…

  15. Teaching of Psychology: Ideas and Innovations. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Undergraduate Teaching of Psychology (2nd, Farmingdale, New York, March 24-25, 1988).

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    Levine, Judith R., Ed.; Feist, Stanley C., Ed.

    The papers presented in this conference proceedings describe specific strategies and techniques that can be used to enhance and improve undergraduate psychology instruction. The following papers are included: (1) "Playing the Dating Game: An Experimental and Empirical Exercise on Sex-Roles," by Ann L. Saltzman; (2) "Small Group Research Experience…

  16. Community Based Development: Building Self-Reliant Communities. Annual Conference of the Association for Community Based Education (10th, Washington, DC, October 23-26, 1985).

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    CBE Report, 1985

    1985-01-01

    This volume contains the texts of the papers and discussions presented at a conference on community-based development. The following materials are included: "Opening Remarks" (John Zippert); "Guest Speaker Remarks" (Colman McCarthy); "Community-Based Development" (Blandina Cardenas Ramirez); "Community-Based Colleges" (panel discussions moderated…

  17. Blueprints: Framework for the Future. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Association of College Unions-International (65th, San Diego, California, March 24-27, 1985).

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    Davis, Nancy T., Ed.; Hahn, Laurel Markey, Ed.

    Proceedings of the 1985 conference of College Unions-International cover college union staff development, better management, and student development. Paper titles and authors are as follows: "Leadership and the One-Minute Manager" (Kenneth Blanchard); "Current Legal Issues in Personnel" (Donna Colianni); "Congruence Measures as a Medium for…

  18. National Association for Research in Science Teaching Annual Conference (64th, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, April 7-10, 1991). Abstracts of Presented Papers.

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    National Association for Research in Science Teaching.

    Abstracts of most of the papers, symposia, discussion groups, round tables, and poster sessions presented at the 64th conference of the National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) are provided. Subject areas addressed are as follows: teacher knowledge, cognitive development, conceptual change, curriculum issues, reform in science…

  19. Reading and School Achievement--Cognitive and Affective Influences; Selected Readings from the 8th Annual Spring Reading Conference at Rutgers University.

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    Kling, Martin, Ed.

    This conference report contains the following papers: "Ability versus Knowledge in Testing Educational Achievement" and "Knowledge vs. Ability in Achievement Testing," by Robert L. Ebel; "A Four-Domain Taxonomy for Classifying Educational Tasks and Objectives," by Bruce W. Tuckman; "On the Social Psychology of the Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Further…

  20. Institutional Research: New Challenges to an Evolving Role. Proceedings of the North East Association for Institutional Research Annual Conference (13th, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 26-28, 1986).

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    Baylis, Bayard, Comp.

    New challenges facing the institutional research profession are covered in these 1986 conference proceedings of the North East Association for Institutional Research. Paper titles and authors include: "Institutional Research at Mercer County Community College: The Changing Role in the Eighties" (F. L. Edwards); "Course Placement and Academic…

  1. Continuing Education: A Capital Idea. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of Region II, National University Continuing Education Association (Washington, D.C., October 5-7, 1991).

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    Kowalik, Thomas F., Comp.

    This document contains six presentations given at a conference that served as a forum for the discussion of the ideas and experiences of a variety of experts in adult and continuing education. The presentations are: "Intrastate Networks: Opportunities and Issues for Continuing Education" (panel discussion--Lorraine A. Cavaliere, Carol L. Newcomb,…

  2. Capitalizing on Technology for People with Disabilities. RESNA '90: Proceedings of the Annual Conference (13th, Washington, D.C., June 15-20, 1990).

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    Presperin, Jessica J., Ed.

    This proceedings document contains approximately 250 papers and posters presented at a conference on the advancement of rehabilitation and assistive technology. Individual sessions included the following topics: augmentative and alternative communication, personal transportation, technology transfer, service delivery and public policy, computer…

  3. Annual Conference on Nuclear and Space Radiation Effects, 17th, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., July 15-18, 1980, Proceedings

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    Mcgarrity, J. M.

    1980-01-01

    The conference covered the radiation effects on devices, circuits, and systems, physics and basic radiation effects in materials, dosimetry and radiation transport, spacecraft charging, and space radiation effects. Other subjects included single particle upset phenomena, systems-generated electromagnetic pulse phenomena, fabrication of hardened components, testing techniques, and hardness assurance.

  4. Distance Learning '99. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning (15th, Madison, Wisconsin, August 4-6, 1999).

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    Wisconsin Univ. System, Madison.

    This document contains 71 papers and 11 workshop presentations on distance teaching and learning from a conference on educational research. The following are among the papers included: "Bridging Distances and Differences" (Nancy Anderson); "The Role of Site Directors in Faculty and Student Success" (Edith M. Barnett, Jeanie P. Kline); "Potential…

  5. NCED Australia Research Update 56th Annual NM Water Conf., New Water New Energy: A Conference Linking Desalination and Renewable Energy

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    Johnson, Eric E.

    Linking Desalination and Renewable Energy 51 NCED Australia Research Update David Furukawa, National New Energy: A Conference Linking Desalination and Renewable Energy 53 9 10 11 12 13 14 #12;December 13 Desalination and Renewable Energy 55 21 22 23 24 25 26 #12;December 13-14, 2011 David Furukawa, National Centre

  6. Technology for the Next Decade. Proceedings of the RESNA Annual Conference (12th, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 25-30, 1989).

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    Presperin, Jessica J., Ed.

    These conference proceedings contain papers on practical applications of rehabilitation and assistive technology in vocational and educational situations as well as independent living settings. Most of the papers are two pages in length. The papers are organized into the following categories, with the number of papers in each category appearing in…

  7. Broadening Participation in Science, Technology and Medicine: Proceedings of the Annual Technological Literacy Conference (6th, Washington, D.C., February 1-3, 1991).

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    Cheek, Dennis W., Ed.

    This document contains the text of 50 papers presented at a national conference that focused on the relationships among science, technology, and society (STS). Most of the papers presented featured one of five major thematic areas around which the National Association for Science, Technology and Society is organized: education and information;…

  8. Technology for the Nineties. RESNA '91: Proceedings of the Annual Conference (14th, Kansas City, Missouri, June 21-26, 1991).

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    Presperin, Jessica J., Ed.

    This proceedings document contains approximately 150 papers and 50 poster sessions presented at a conference on the advancement of rehabilitation and assistive technology. Individual sessions focused on the following topics: gerontology, robotics, technology transfer, sensory aids, computer applications, information dissemination, service delivery…

  9. Seeing Our Way Clear: Feminist Revision of the Academy. Proceedings of the Annual GLCA Women's Studies Conference (8th, November 5-7, 1981).

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    Loring, Katherine, Ed.; And Others

    Two keynote addresses and 12 selected papers are included in these conference proceedings. The keynote address, "Seeing Our Way Clear: Feminist Re-Vision of the Academy" (Peggy McIntosh), describes the academy as a "hierarchical or layered pyramidal structure" and discusses the benefits of feminist revision. The first of 12 selected papers is…

  10. Proceedings of the RESNA '98 Annual Conference: The State of the Arts and Science (Minneapolis, Minnesota, June 26-30, 1998). Volume 18.

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    Springle, Stephen, Ed.

    This text contains papers presented at the 1998 conference of the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America held on June 26-30, 1998, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Papers are divided into the following sections: (1) service delivery and public policy, including papers addressing independent literacy, integrating…

  11. RECREAbility: Recreation and Ability: Explore the Possibilities! Proceedings of the RESNA '95 Annual Conference (Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 9-14, 1995).

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    Langton, Anthony, Ed.

    Proceedings from this conference focus on the progress and potential of assistive and rehabilitation technology for individuals with disabilities and ways that RESNA members can make the ideas be realized. Presentations are provided on the following topics: (1) service delivery and public policy issues; (2) personal transportation; (3)…

  12. Changes in Education and Measurement Since Sputnik. Annual Western Regional Conference on Testing Problems (10th, Los Angeles, California, May 5, 1961).

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    Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.

    The 1961 meeting of the Western Regional Conference on Testing Problems dealt with changes in education and measurement since Sputnik. The following papers were presented: (1) "Who's Testing Whom and for What?" by Daniel D. Feder; (2) "Recent Development and Problems in the Teaching of English" by Alfred H. Grommon; (3) "The New Foreign Language…

  13. Institutional Research in a Changing Society. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research (18th, Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 16-19, 1991).

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    Bauer, Karen, Ed.

    This document contains formal papers, keynote speeches and selected panel presentations delivered at a conference that addressed the issues, responsibilities and challenges faced by institutional researchers now and in the future. Papers are as follows: "Attrition and C.I.R.P. Correlates of a Measure of Self-Confidence Regarding Transition into…

  14. On JALT96: Crossing Borders. Proceedings of the Annual JALT International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning (23rd, Hiroshima, Japan, November 1996).

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    Cornwell, Steve, Ed.; Rule, Peggy, Ed.; Sugino, Toshiko, Ed.

    Papers from an international conference on language teaching/learning are presented by topic and grouped under seven sections. An introductory section contains two papers on cultural diversity and world English. The second section, on teacher development, contains papers on these topics: teacher development and socialization; teachers' responses…

  15. Academic Advising: Transition and Continuity. Proceedings of the National Academic Advising Association Annual Region VII Conference (5th, Dallas, Texas, May 21-23, 1989).

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    Hargrave, O. T., Ed.

    Papers from the conference proceedings of the National Academic Advising Association are as follows: "Advising, Writing Centers, and Academic Services: Applications and Extensions of Student Developmental Theories" (M. Brooks and C. Murphy); "Development of an Expert System for Student Advisement" (J. Sullivan et al.); "Evaluating Advising: The…

  16. National Economic Policies: The Impact on Consumer Welfare. Proceedings of the American Council on Consumer Interests Annual Conference (29th, Kansas City, Missouri, March 16-19, 1983).

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    Goebel, Karen P., Ed.

    These proceedings contain the texts of the papers presented at a conference on consumer interests. Addressed in the first series of concurrent sessions are the following topics: consumers' new economic positions, consumers' choices with respect to price and quality trade-offs, time value in consumption decisions, and consumer information issues.…

  17. Highlights from the Third International Society for Computational Biology Student Council Symposium at the Fifteenth Annual International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology

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    Nils Gehlenborg; Manuel Corpas; Sarath Chandra Janga

    2007-01-01

    In this meeting report we give an overview of the 3rd International Society for Computational Biology Student Council Symposium. Furthermore, we explain the role of the Student Council and the symposium series in the context of large, international conferences. Introduction: The Student Council of the International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) is a student-led, worldwide network of young researchers in

  18. Reading: The Core of Learning. Proceedings of the Annual Reading Conference (13th, Terre Haute, Indiana, June 16-17, 1983).

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    Gibbs, Vanita M., Comp.; And Others

    Reflecting the views of teachers, reading specialists, and professors on both the basics and the new technologies in reading instruction, these conference proceedings begin with Carl Personke's address, "The Word's the Thing," on classroom activities that stress the word as concept. The second paper, William Linville's and David Waterman's "Now…

  19. Retrieving a Tradition, Projecting a Future. Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of Residential Colleges & Living/Learning Centers (1st, Kirksville, Missouri, March 26-28, 1992).

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    Smith, Terry B., Ed.

    This proceedings of a conference presents papers that examine residential colleges and living-learning programs, how to develop and implement them, and issues surrounding their use including increasing faculty and student involvement. Papers and their authors are as follows: "Residential Colleges: An Historical Context" (Mark B. Ryan); "How To…

  20. Teaching Reading to Language Minority Students. Papers Presented at the Annual Teaching of Reading in Bilingual Education Conference (3rd, Denton, Texas, June 13-15, 1984).

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    Rodriquez, Rudy, Ed.

    Five papers from a conference designed to examine current and emerging practices for promoting literacy among second language learners of English are presented. The unifying theme of cultural pluralism covers a variety of topics: positive attitudes toward reading, schema theory, teachers' verbal interaction strategies, the assumption that children…