Awards

Stroud Water Research Center celebrates The Redford Center

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 3:19pm

Avondale, Pennsylvania, Sept. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than 120 guests virtually joined the Stroud Water Research Center, its board of directors, and the presenting sponsor, Wilmington Trust, at the 18th annual Waters Edge gala as they honored The Redford Center.

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  • Avondale, Pennsylvania, Sept. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than 120 guests virtually joined the Stroud Water Research Center, its board of directors, and the presenting sponsor, Wilmington Trust, at the 18th annual Waters Edge gala as they honored The Redford Center.
  • On behalf of The Redford Center, Jill Tidman, its executive director, accepted the Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence in recognition of The Redford Centers dedication and determination to protect the environment and fresh water.
  • Stroud Water Research Center seeks to advance knowledge and stewardship of freshwater systems through global research, education, and restoration and to help businesses, landowners, policymakers, and individuals make informed decisions that affect water quality and availability around the world.
  • www.stroudcenter.org
    Co-founded in 2005 by Robert Redford and his son, James Redford, the Redford Center uses the power of film and media to engage people through inspiring stories to environmental action.

Rogers Stirk Harbour & Partners Boost Staff Mobility Using VDI and IGEL's Edge OS

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 2:00pm

The firm was founded as the Richard Rogers Partnership in 1977 but over time evolved and in 2007 the decision was made to rename the business Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP).

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  • The firm was founded as the Richard Rogers Partnership in 1977 but over time evolved and in 2007 the decision was made to rename the business Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP).
  • It is well-known for designing a wide range of building types from offices, education, and retail to civic and healthcare.
  • A key facilitator of this strategy has been the introduction of VDI along with grid technology from NVIDIA.
  • While it is early days on the project, RSHP is positive about its move to VDI and use of IGEL OS.

Clarivate Reveals 2020 Citation Laureates - Annual List of Researchers of Nobel Class

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 8:13am

It is from the authors of this group of papers that Citation Laureates are identified and selected.

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  • It is from the authors of this group of papers that Citation Laureates are identified and selected.
  • To date, 54 Citation Laureates listed in the Hall of Citation Laureates have gone on to receive a Nobel Prize.
  • David Pendlebury, Senior Citation Analyst at the Institute for Scientific Informationat Clarivate said: "To be cited 2,000 times or more is a rarity.
  • To learn more about the methodology of the list and view our Hall of Citation Laureates, please visit our website here .

Clarivate Reveals 2020 Citation Laureates - Annual List of Researchers of Nobel Class

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 8:13am

It is from the authors of this group of papers that Citation Laureates are identified and selected.

Key Points: 
  • It is from the authors of this group of papers that Citation Laureates are identified and selected.
  • To date, 54 Citation Laureates listed in the Hall of Citation Laureates have gone on to receive a Nobel Prize.
  • David Pendlebury, Senior Citation Analyst at the Institute for Scientific Informationat Clarivate said: "To be cited 2,000 times or more is a rarity.
  • To learn more about the methodology of the list and view our Hall of Citation Laureates, please visit our website here .

Taiwan's 2020 Tang Prize Laureate Wang Gungwu to Talk about the Many Faces of Sinology

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 1:00pm

The Tang Prize Foundation and National Chengchi University will co-host the 2020 Tang Prize Masters' Forum for Sinology, scheduled to take place from 2p.m.

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  • The Tang Prize Foundation and National Chengchi University will co-host the 2020 Tang Prize Masters' Forum for Sinology, scheduled to take place from 2p.m.
  • Prof. Wang Gungwu, 2020 Tang Prize winner in Sinology and world authority on the study of the Chinese overseas, will speak on the topic, "The High Road to Pluralist Sinology."
  • The Tang Prize in Sinology recognizes the study of Sinology in its broadest sense, which encompasses not only Chinese philology, linguistics, literature and art but also Chinese thought and history.
  • It is for all these achievements that he was awarded the 2020 Tang Prize in Sinology.

Taiwan's 2020 Tang Prize Biopharmaceutical Science Laureates to Decipher the Code of Body's Inflammatory Responses

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 1:00pm

The Tang Prize Foundation, in collaboration with Experimental Biology of the US and Taiwan's National Cheng Kung University, will stage the 2020 Tang Prize Masters' Forum for Biopharmaceutical Science at 9a.m., Taiwan time (GMT+8), on September 22, and livestream it on the Foundation's website (https://www.tang-prize.org/en/week.php?cat=94 ), with both Mandarin and English settings available.

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  • The Tang Prize Foundation, in collaboration with Experimental Biology of the US and Taiwan's National Cheng Kung University, will stage the 2020 Tang Prize Masters' Forum for Biopharmaceutical Science at 9a.m., Taiwan time (GMT+8), on September 22, and livestream it on the Foundation's website (https://www.tang-prize.org/en/week.php?cat=94 ), with both Mandarin and English settings available.
  • In addition to the lectures delivered by three 2020 awardees, 2014 Tang Prize and 2018 Nobel Prize winners Dr. James P. Allison and Prof. Tasuku Honjo will also take part.
  • Harkening back to the golden age of the Tang Dynasty in Chinese history, the Tang Prize seeks to be an inspiring force for people working in all corners of the world.
  • For more information on the Tang Prize and its laureates, please visit www.tang-prize.org

Tang Prize Foundation and National Taiwan University present 2020 Tang Prize Masters' Forum: Power of Civil Society for Realization of the Rule of Law

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 1:00pm

To look into this question, the Tang Prize Foundation, in collaboration with National Taiwan University, present the 2020 Tang Prize Masters' Forum : The Rule of Law, from 10:30 to 13:00 (GMT+8) Taiwan time on September 21.

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  • To look into this question, the Tang Prize Foundation, in collaboration with National Taiwan University, present the 2020 Tang Prize Masters' Forum : The Rule of Law, from 10:30 to 13:00 (GMT+8) Taiwan time on September 21.
  • They will be exchanging ideas with the Laureates about the dedicated work in the field they have been conducting over the years.
  • Dr. Samuel Yin, Chairman of Ruentex Group, founded the Tang Prize in December 2012 as an extension of the supreme value his family placed on education.
  • For more information on the Tang Prize and its laureates, please visit www.tang-prize.org

Scholarship Program Seeking Wyoming's Top Youth Volunteers

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 3:07pm

Today through November 10, Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) arecalling on Wyoming youth volunteers to apply for scholarships and national recognition through The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.

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  • Today through November 10, Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) arecalling on Wyoming youth volunteers to apply for scholarships and national recognition through The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.
  • They will receive $1,000 scholarships, engraved silver medallions and an invitation to the program's national recognition events in early May.
  • In May, the program will name America's top 10 youth volunteers of 2021.
  • For complete details on the 2021 program and the stories of Wyoming's top youth volunteers from years past, visit http://spirit.prudential.com .

Scholarship Program Seeking Rhode Island's Top Youth Volunteers

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 3:07pm

Today through November 10, Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) arecalling on Rhode Island youth volunteers to apply for scholarships and national recognition through The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.

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  • Today through November 10, Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) arecalling on Rhode Island youth volunteers to apply for scholarships and national recognition through The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.
  • Rhode Islandstudents in grades 5-12 are invited to apply for 2021 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards if they have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteering within the past 12 months virtually or otherwise.
  • In May, the program will name America's top 10 youth volunteers of 2021.
  • For complete details on the 2021 program and the stories of Rhode Island's top youth volunteers from years past, visit http://spirit.prudential.com .

Scholarship Program Seeking Pennsylvania's Top Youth Volunteers

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 3:07pm

Today through November 10, Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) arecalling on Pennsylvania youth volunteers to apply for scholarships and national recognition through The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.

Key Points: 
  • Today through November 10, Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) arecalling on Pennsylvania youth volunteers to apply for scholarships and national recognition through The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.
  • They will receive $1,000 scholarships, engraved silver medallions and an invitation to the program's national recognition events in early May.
  • In May, the program will name America's top 10 youth volunteers of 2021.
  • For complete details on the 2021 program and the stories of Pennsylvania's top youth volunteers from years past, visit http://spirit.prudential.com .