University of South Carolina

NewHydrogen CEO Steve Hill Explores Cutting-Edge Green Hydrogen Production with Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Expert

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Feb. 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewHydrogen, Inc. (OTCMKTS:NEWH), the developer of ThermoLoop™, a breakthrough technology that uses water and heat rather than electricity to produce the world’s cheapest green hydrogen, today announced a podcast featuring CEO Steve Hill and Dr. Kevin Huang, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of South Carolina, discussing advancements in green hydrogen production.

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  • In the conversation, Dr. Huang highlighted key methods for green hydrogen production, including alkaline and PEM electrolysis, solid-state oxide electrolysis, and solar thermal chemical processes.
  • He emphasized solid oxide's potential efficiency, stating, "Solid oxide, though less mature, has the highest potential due to its theoretical 100% efficiency."
  • The conversation concluded with optimism about the future of green hydrogen production technology and its role in transitioning to a sustainable hydrogen economy.
  • Dr. Huang currently serves as a professor and SmartState Endowed Chair and Director of the Center for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells at University of South Carolina.

Best's Review Shares Insurance Educator Insights

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

In the February issue, Best’s Review spoke with some of the country’s leading insurance educators about their careers, mission and efforts to prepare young people for insurance careers:

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  • In the February issue, Best’s Review spoke with some of the country’s leading insurance educators about their careers, mission and efforts to prepare young people for insurance careers:
    “ Academic Pursuit Led to ‘Insurance Nirvana’ for Columbia Educator ” highlights how Columbia University Professor Teresa Chan’s experience in the insurance industry helped her to build a career inspiring others.
  • Drennan explains how the university’s insurance program aims to transform students into young professionals as companies look to recruit new talent.
  • “ Student Engagement Is Paramount for FSU Insurance Program ” highlights the teaching philosophy of Charles Nyce of Florida State University and how he is working to get students interested in insurance.
  • Best’s Review is AM Best’s monthly insurance magazine, covering emerging issues and trends and evaluating their impact on the marketplace.

Star Studded Field Announced for Calgary National Bank Challenger Event

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Monday, October 23, 2023

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 23, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calgary National Bank Challenger Tournament (the “Challenger” or the “Tournament”) Director, Danny Da Costa announced a star-studded line-up today for the upcoming tournament taking place November 5 to 12, 2023 at the OSTEN & VICTOR Alberta Tennis Centre (ATC).

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  • CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 23, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calgary National Bank Challenger Tournament (the “Challenger” or the “Tournament”) Director, Danny Da Costa announced a star-studded line-up today for the upcoming tournament taking place November 5 to 12, 2023 at the OSTEN & VICTOR Alberta Tennis Centre (ATC).
  • The Women’s event will be headlined by 2022 Calgary National Bank Challenger defending champion and rising WTA star Robin Montgomery of the US and former world No.
  • “We are very excited with the competitors at the upcoming Tournament,” says Danny Da Costa Calgary National Bank Challenger Tournament Director.
  • To view the full entry list for the Calgary National Bank Challenger Men’s & Women’s event, click here .

Anheuser-Busch, MADD, and Uber Partner with N.H. Scheppers of Missouri to Encourage 21+ Fans to 'Decide to Ride' by Planning Ahead for Sober Rides on Game Days

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Thursday, October 19, 2023

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The country's leading brewer, Anheuser-Busch, the nation's largest drunk driving victim services and advocacy nonprofit, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), and ridesharing platform, Uber, are bringing their first-of-its-kind coalition to college communities this fall. As a part of the next phase of the Decide to Ride campaign, the coalition is teaming up with Anheuser-Busch wholesaler partner N.H. Scheppers to help combat drunk driving during the Missouri Tigers 2023 football season. 

Key Points: 
  • This joint effort will meet 21+ fans in the stands to raise awareness and promote road safety by providing educational and ridesharing opportunities, including some locally available discounts on Uber rides.
  • "Anheuser-Busch has been promoting a culture of responsible drinking for over a century, and we know there is still more to be done.
  • To ensure a future with more cheers for all, it's imperative that we help college football fans get home safely.
  • Ahead of the fall football season, we want to make it easy for everyone to Decide to Ride."

Cedar Point Sports Center Is New Home For International Sports Academy

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Thursday, October 5, 2023

SANDUSKY, Ohio, Oct. 5, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Sports Academy (ISA) has a new home at Cedar Point Sports Center (CPSC) for its basketball development program after spending previous years in Willoughby, OH. ISA has also partnered with other local entities to round out the academy experience for their athletes.

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  • SANDUSKY, Ohio, Oct. 5, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Sports Academy (ISA) has a new home at Cedar Point Sports Center (CPSC) for its basketball development program after spending previous years in Willoughby, OH.
  • ISA has also partnered with other local entities to round out the academy experience for their athletes.
  • "Through strategic partnerships, ISA elevates the training experience for athletes worldwide," said John Kopcso, Director of Athletics for International Sports Academy.
  • Ryan Ladd, our Director of Events, worked tirelessly with ISA to introduce them to the Cedar Point Sports Center, said Justin Kijowski, General Manager of Cedar Point Sports Center.

Clene Announces Peer-Reviewed Publication Describing CNM-Au8 Catalytic Neuroprotective Mechanism of Action

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Thursday, September 28, 2023

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 28, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Clene Inc. (Nasdaq: CLNN) through its wholly owned subsidiary Clene Nanomedicine Inc. (collectively, “Clene”), today announced the publication of a scientific paper describing the catalytic mechanism of action of its investigational drug CNM-Au8® in the journal Small, a top nanotechnology-focused journal at the interface of materials science, chemistry, physics, engineering, medicine, and biology. The publication, titled “A Mechanism Underpinning the Bioenergetic Metabolism-Regulating Function of Gold Nanocatalysts,” is co-authored by lead investigators at the University of South Carolina and Clene.

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  • The publication, titled “A Mechanism Underpinning the Bioenergetic Metabolism-Regulating Function of Gold Nanocatalysts,” is co-authored by lead investigators at the University of South Carolina and Clene.
  • This study demonstrates that the robust neuroprotective properties of CNM-Au8 can be attributed to its therapeutic catalytic activity.
  • When neurons were exposed to toxins that induce neuronal death, CNM-Au8 treatment promoted the survival of cells and preservation of neurite networks.
  • The remarkable promise of CNM-Au8 to address multiple different neurodegenerative diseases using this catalytic mechanism is truly exciting.”

Top Rail Fence widens its North Carolina footprint with a new location in Charlotte

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Tuesday, September 19, 2023

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Top Rail Fence, the on-time professionals in fence design, quality installation and service, announced today the opening of a new location in South Charlotte, and local owner Taylor Moss says he hopes to grow his business by providing dependable fence contracting services.

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  • "We plan to deliver quality services at fair prices to the people of Charlotte.
  • We want to leave customers with a sense of pride in their fence and in their decision to go with Top Rail Fence."
  • I thrive on accepting new challenges, and I feel owning a Top Rail Fence will provide me with those new challenges."
  • To learn more about Top Rail Fence South Charlotte, please https://toprailfence.com/locations/south-charlotte/ .

Aramark Sports + Entertainment Launches Dozens of New Branded Concepts for 2023 College Football Kick-Off

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Thursday, August 31, 2023

(NC State)

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  • (NC State)
    Bakes & BBQ: Sweet and savory – fans can try a local apple fritter pulled pork sandwich.
  • (University of North Carolina Chapel Hill)
    In addition to its entirely new culinary brands, Aramark is also expanding the proven concepts that students have come to know and love.
  • (East Carolina University and University of South Carolina)
    Eat Drink Taco offers high-quality tacos sold in pairs with a side of chips and salsa.
  • (University of Tennessee)
    Further expansion of these concepts will take place as Aramark gears up for arena season.

Domo Introduces Educational Program to Prepare College Students for Data-forward Careers

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Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Today Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) announced Domo for Higher Education, a no-cost instructional program that aims to provide students with the necessary skills to multiply their value as they enter the job market.

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  • Today Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) announced Domo for Higher Education, a no-cost instructional program that aims to provide students with the necessary skills to multiply their value as they enter the job market.
  • “Domo has played an integral role in helping many of our students land successful employment opportunities after graduation.
  • We’re thrilled to participate in the Domo program, as we have already seen that understanding the Domo technology and platform will help our students make a difference in the world.”
    The Domo for Higher Education program includes the following resources for instructors and students:
    Classroom instance — Students and educators can research and create projects on a fully equipped instance of Domo.
  • I’m excited to see the impact of faculty and student adoption of Domo.”
    To learn more about the Domo for Higher Education Program, visit www.domo.com/industries/higher-education .

Fanatics Sportsbook & Cleveland Guardians Open Retail Sportsbook at Progressive Field

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Friday, August 18, 2023

CLEVELAND, Aug. 18, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fanatics Betting and Gaming, the online and retail sports betting subsidiary of Fanatics Holdings, Inc., a global digital sports platform, opened a retail sportsbook location in partnership with the Cleveland Guardians today at Progressive Field.

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  • CLEVELAND, Aug. 18, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fanatics Betting and Gaming, the online and retail sports betting subsidiary of Fanatics Holdings, Inc., a global digital sports platform, opened a retail sportsbook location in partnership with the Cleveland Guardians today at Progressive Field.
  • "We’re very excited to partner with Fanatics Betting and Gaming to bring a retail sportsbook location, their first in Major League Baseball, outside Progressive Field in downtown Cleveland," said Cleveland Guardians Vice President of Corporate and Premium Partnerships Ted Baugh.
  • Paul Shuey, former Cleveland Guardian pitcher, placed the ceremonial first bet at the brand new Fanatics Sportsbook at Progressive Field.
  • On game days, the Fanatics Sportsbook at Progressive Field will be open two hours prior to first pitch and stay open through the conclusion of the game.