What makes us curious? New book asks ‘Why?’

Read an excerptpowered by Zola Why?: What Makes Us Curious by  Mario Livio  (Simon & Schuster) in Non-Fiction I have a friend who is immune to clickbait. She can stare down the link to a provocative article, ponder its potential significance, stifle her own curiosity, and move on with her day. How does she do …

Excelsior College Inaugurates Dr. James N. Baldwin as its Third President

Dr. James Baldwin offers remarks following his inauguration We will reclaim our place as a leader and innovator in higher education Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 18, 2017 Excelsior College inaugurated its third president, Dr. James N. Baldwin, on Friday, July 14, as part of its annual Commencement ceremony in Albany, New York. Brig. …

Moldova calls on Russia to withdraw troops from breakaway region

By Alexander Tanas CHISINAU (Reuters) – Moldovan lawmakers on Friday called on Russia to pull troops out of the pro-Moscow breakaway region of Transdniestria, speaking out in a stormy parliament session that underlined the split in the nation’s loyalties between the West and Russia. Sixty-one MPs in the 101-member assembly approved a symbolic statement that …

Part-Time Marketing Coordinator – Charlotte Agenda

MATTHEWS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Supporting Business. Building Community. July 21, 2017 | Views: Overview:The Matthews Chamber is currently looking for a Part-time Marketing Coordinator who is creative, experienced and motivated with the desire, skills, and experience to design eye-catching and cutting-edge visuals and maintain our websites and social media. Also lends creative abilities to plan …

Minneapolis police chief resigns after shooting by officer

View 4 Items Aaron Lavinsky Don Damond, the fiance of Justine Damond, is comforted outside his home by Valerie Castile, the mother of Philando Castile, as demonstrators march by Damond's home during a march in honor of Justine Damond, Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Minneapolis. Both Philando Castile and Justine Damond were shot and killed …