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The Graduate School of the Stowers Institute names new President

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Monday, March 25, 2024

KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 25, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Graduate School of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research has named Matt Gibson, Ph.D., current Dean of the Graduate School and Investigator at the Stowers Institute, as its third president. Gibson, who has served as dean since 2019, was approved unanimously by the Board of Directors and will officially begin his new role July 1, 2024.

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  • The Stowers Graduate School Board of Directors names Matt Gibson, Ph.D., as President
    KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 25, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Graduate School of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research has named Matt Gibson, Ph.D. , current Dean of the Graduate School and Investigator at the Stowers Institute , as its third president.
  • "When I first came to the Stowers Institute, we did not have a graduate school," said Gibson.
  • The Graduate School at the Stowers Institute is located on the 10-acre life science campus of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research in Kansas City, Mo.
  • "I am both honored and humbled to have the opportunity to serve the entire Stowers Institute community as President of the Graduate School," said Gibson.

Rover Appoints Gunnar Pedersen as Director

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Monday, March 11, 2024

Vancouver, BC, Mar 11, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - Rover Critical Minerals Corp. (TSXV:ROVR)(OTCQB:ROVMF)(FSE:4XO) (" Rover " or the " Company ") is pleased to announce the appointment of Gunnar Pedersen to the Company's Board of Directors.

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  • Vancouver, BC, Mar 11, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - Rover Critical Minerals Corp. (TSXV:ROVR)(OTCQB:ROVMF)(FSE:4XO) (" Rover " or the " Company ") is pleased to announce the appointment of Gunnar Pedersen to the Company's Board of Directors.
  • Salim Tharani has tendered his resignation as Director to accommodate the appointment of Mr. Pedersen.
  • Mr. Pedersen holds a Graduate degree in Financial Economics from the Norwegian School of Economics and is a CFA charter holder.
  • Judson Culter, CEO at Rover, states "Appointing Gunnar to our Board of Directors is part of our one-two punch strategy of bolstering our ranks.

John Mattone Selected as World's Top Professional Coach for the Fifth Time

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Tuesday, February 20, 2024

As a bestselling author and globally renowned coach, speaker, and educator, John Mattone will be honored at the 2024 Annual Gala in Bali by Global Gurus.

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  • As a bestselling author and globally renowned coach, speaker, and educator, John Mattone will be honored at the 2024 Annual Gala in Bali by Global Gurus.
  • As a reputable research organization, Global Gurus first honored Mattone in July 2019 at the Annual Gala in Toronto.
  • John Mattone is the founder of one of the world's leading coaching and leadership development firms, John Mattone Global (JMG).
  • John Mattone is the former executive coach to the late Steve Jobs and the former legendary CEO of PepsiCo, Roger Enrico.

Bryant University and Focus EduSolutions Join Forces to Launch the Cybersecurity Bootcamp and Cybersecurity Upskilling Programs

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Thursday, February 29, 2024

WOBURN, Mass., Feb. 29, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Smithfield, Rhode Island: Bryant University, in collaboration with Focus EduSolutions, is thrilled to announce the launch of a cutting-edge Cybersecurity Bootcamp program, designed to meet the growing demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals in today's rapidly evolving digital landscape.

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  • Bryant University and Focus EduSolutions have jointly launched a Cybersecurity Bootcamp program to meet the rising demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals.
  • Additionally, the collaboration offers Cybersecurity Fundamentals and Applied Cybersecurity upskilling programs, aiming to empower individuals with the necessary skills to excel in the cybersecurity field.
  • WOBURN, Mass., Feb. 29, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Smithfield, Rhode Island: Bryant University, in collaboration with Focus EduSolutions, is thrilled to announce the launch of a cutting-edge Cybersecurity Bootcamp program, designed to meet the growing demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals in today's rapidly evolving digital landscape.
  • "Focus EduSolutions is excited to partner with Bryant University in launching this innovative Cybersecurity Bootcamp.

University of Phoenix College of Nursing Leadership Selected for Prestigious Podium Presentation at AACN's 2024 Diversity Symposium

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

In response to this prestigious acknowledgment, Dr. Sun Jones expressed her enthusiasm, stating, "I am honored our work was chosen for the Podium Presentation at AACN's 2024 Diversity Symposium.

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  • In response to this prestigious acknowledgment, Dr. Sun Jones expressed her enthusiasm, stating, "I am honored our work was chosen for the Podium Presentation at AACN's 2024 Diversity Symposium.
  • The College of Nursing incorporates diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging (DEIB) into its core values and curriculum, aligning with the broader university initiatives .
  • The abstract's selection for the Podium Presentation at AACN's 2024 Diversity Symposium is a testament to the desire to advance inclusivity in the field, and we are proud to help drive positive change in nursing education."
  • The AACN 2024 Diversity Symposium, themed, “Unlocking the Power of Nursing’s PEARLS: Practice, Education, Access, Research, Leadership, and Scholarship,” aims to examine several key components impacting the nursing field.

Summer Discovery Unveils Exciting New Lineup for Pre-College & Gifted Students in 2024

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

ROSLYN, N.Y., Jan. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer Discovery, the global leader in pre-college programs for nearly six decades, announces its highly-anticipated program and university campus lineup for the summer of 2024. With more university campus and date options, new academic and career-focused programs, and an extensive selection of immersive hands-on courses spanning many subjects and disciplines, Summer Discovery continues to lead the way in providing unparalleled summer educational experiences that prepare students for success both in the classroom and in preparation for college.

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  • Summer Discovery announces its pre-college program and university campus lineup for the summer of 2024.
  • "The 2024 lineup reflects our dedication to fostering transformative summer programs and experiences to students around the world."
  • For nearly six decades, parents have trusted Summer Discovery to provide a safe, enriching summer experience for their children.
  • As the new year unfolds, Summer Discovery encourages families to plan ahead for a summer brimming with exploration, learning, and growth.

Structure House Offers Comprehensive Support for Those Taking Weight Loss Medication

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Friday, December 15, 2023

Durham, N.C., Dec. 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Structure House, a premier weight loss and wellness retreat located in Durham, North Carolina, has added a specialized weight loss medication track that allows individuals to receive weight loss medication as part of a comprehensive weight management program.

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  • Durham, N.C., Dec. 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Structure House, a premier weight loss and wellness retreat located in Durham, North Carolina, has added a specialized weight loss medication track that allows individuals to receive weight loss medication as part of a comprehensive weight management program.
  • Having recently garnered significant attention as an effective tool for weight management, weight loss medications have been shown to enhance weight loss efforts by reducing appetite, improving cardiometabolic outcomes, and reducing the desire to eat.
  • However, weight loss and weight management efforts go beyond taking medication.
  • Structure House is the only program in the country that welcomes individuals at any stage of their weight loss medication journey.

University of Phoenix College of Nursing Dean Named to 2023 “Who’s Who in Healthcare: Industry Leaders” List

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Tuesday, November 28, 2023

University of Phoenix is pleased to share that College of Nursing Dean Raelene Brooks, Ph.D., RN, was named to the 2023 “Who’s Who in Healthcare: Industry Leaders” List by AZ Business magazine.

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  • University of Phoenix is pleased to share that College of Nursing Dean Raelene Brooks, Ph.D., RN, was named to the 2023 “Who’s Who in Healthcare: Industry Leaders” List by AZ Business magazine.
  • “It is an incredible honor to be named one of the top healthcare leaders in Arizona,” states Brooks.
  • Prior to serving as Dean, Brooks was the Associate Dean of the Undergraduate and Graduate Nursing Programs at the University of Phoenix.
  • “We are incredibly fortunate to have Dr. Brooks leading the University of Phoenix College of Nursing,” states Vice Provost – Colleges, Assessment and Curriculum, Doris Savron.

John Carroll University Momentum Continues with Announcement of College of Health

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Thursday, December 14, 2023

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio, Dec. 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Following approval from the Board of Directors, President Alan R. Miciak, Ph.D. today announced another significant step in John Carroll University's (JCU) Inspired Futures strategy with the creation of a College of Health, adding to an academic portfolio including the College of Arts & Sciences, the Boler College of Business, and the Graduate School. Former University Hospitals executive Dr. Melissa Cole, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC, CENP, JCU's Director of Nursing and Strategic Healthcare Initiatives, has been named Interim Dean.

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  • The announcement of a College of Health is the latest strategic investment in the Inspired Futures strategy that emphasizes academic innovation and the student experience.
  • This momentum includes the construction of an Athletics, Wellness & Event Center (set to open in Winter 2025), renovations to the D.J.
  • Additionally, the National Center for Health Workforce Analysis projects shortages in allied health professionals, like opticians, respiratory therapists, and physical therapists, and behavioral health professionals, like addiction counselors, mental health counselors, and psychologists.
  • Cole added: "The time is right for JCU's College of Health and the numbers speak for themselves.

New Technologies Including Genetic Tools and Harvest Weed Seed Control Featured at Weed Science Meetings

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Monday, November 13, 2023

WESTMINISTER, Colo., Nov. 13, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) and its regional affiliates will hold upcoming annual meetings to discuss new developments in weed science. It will include technology such as harvest weed seed control, weed management genetic tools, and UAV pesticide applications. First up are the annual meetings of the Canadian and the North Central weed science societies. Details for those two events are below. "Save the date" information is included for the annual meetings of WSSA and the Northeastern, Southern and Western societies, which are scheduled for the first quarter of 2024.

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  • It will include technology such as harvest weed seed control, weed management genetic tools, and UAV pesticide applications.
  • WESTMINISTER, Colo., Nov. 13, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) and its regional affiliates will hold upcoming annual meetings to discuss new developments in weed science.
  • It will include technology such as harvest weed seed control, weed management genetic tools, and UAV pesticide applications.
  • It will also feature symposia exploring harvest weed seed control and using genetic tools for weed management.