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  • Caret described as transformative, assertive leader

    Caret described as transformative, assertive leader
    When Robert Caret was president of San Jose State University, he was credited with reinvigorating an urban campus mired in racial and community tension, and pushed the Silicon Valley college to embrace the Internet. In the same role at Towson University,...
  • New York Community College VP Chosen To Lead Housatonic

    A New York state community college vice president has been selected as the new president for Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport. Paul Broadie II, currently vice president for student services at the state University of New York Orange County...
  • Pelini, introduced at Youngstown, ripped Nebraska

    The Sports Xchange Pelini, introduced at Youngstown, ripped Nebraska Bo Pelini was introduced as Youngstown State coach on Wednesday, but his departure from Nebraska made bigger headlines. The Omaha World-Herald reported that Pelini ripped Nebraska...
  • Towson University president resigns for health reasons

    Towson University president resigns for health reasons
    Towson University President Maravene Loeschke, who had been on leave since August after having been diagnosed with cancer, announced her resignation Thursday. "It is [the] deepest sadness of my life that I find I must resign as president of Towson...
  • People on the Move: Chambers announce board appointments

    People on the Move: Chambers announce board appointments
    Promotions, hiring and recognition at South Florida employers. Public relations, advertising Adrienne Mazzone has been named president of TransMedia Group in Boca Raton. She was most recently executive vice president. The American Advertising...
  • Boughton named interim VP for TCC Workforce Solutions

    Boughton named interim VP for TCC Workforce Solutions
    Leslie K. Boughton has been named interim vice president for Workforce Solutions at Tidewater Community College. Boughton steps in following the departure of Theresa Bryant, vice president for Workforce Solutions, who joined the Community College of...
  • Heart experts warn of air pollution dangers

    By Janice Neumann (Reuters Health) - Air pollution should be one of the avoidable heart risk factors - just like smoking and excess fat - that doctors warn patients to steer clear of, according to a new statement from 20 heart experts. Citing pollution'...
  • Around Town: Retirement party set for chamber leader

    Around Town: Retirement party set for chamber leader
    A retirement party for Ed Fawcett, president and chief executive of the Costa Mesa Chamber of Commerce, is scheduled for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 8 at Skosh Monahan's, 2000 Newport Blvd. The party will include free appetizers and a no-host bar. To...
  • Bo Pelini rips Nebraska AD in expletive-laden talk with former players

    Bo Pelini rips Nebraska AD in expletive-laden talk with former players
    Leave it to Bo Pelini to stage the mother of all bridge burnings. Two days after getting fired Nov. 30, Pelini met with Nebraska players at a local high school and ripped athletic director Shawn Eichorst, using two vulgar words to describe him. In...
  • FAU hires breast cancer expert Daniel C. Flynn

    FAU hires breast cancer expert Daniel C. Flynn
    Breast cancer researcher Daniel C. Flynn has been hired by Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton to lead it into a new era of innovation. Flynn was hired as vice president of research after a national search that attracted 76 applicants, the...
  • Pine bark substance could be a potent melanoma drug

    Source: Penn State College of Medicine whatdoctorsknow.com Current melanoma drugs targeting single proteins can initially be effective, but resistance develops relatively quickly and the disease recurs. In these instances, resistance usually develops...