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Sociology - Program Coordinator I (Part-time) | Cornell University

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 9:06am
US - NY - Ithaca, Sociology - Program Coordinator I (Part-time)-24974 Description  Contribute to the research and curricular missions of the Center for the Study of Inequality (CSI) for and as required by the
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Sports Club Assistant Coach - Various Sports (5046U) #18310 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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First Contact Resolution Team Supervisor (7700U) #18313 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Applications Programmer 3 / Web Applications Developer (7300U) #18303 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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_____Assistant III--Global Education Project (4722C) #18244 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Accounting Assistant III (4722C) #17817 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Development & Marketing Associate (7545U) #18312 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Academic Integrity Service Lead (7584U) #18307 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Learning Specialist (4545U) #18299 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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External Relations Specialist 2(6298U), Theater, Dance & Performance Studies Dept. -#18241 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Academic Program Mgt Officer 4 (0378U) #18308 | University of California Berkeley

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 6:37am
US - CA - Berkeley, About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world's most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generatin
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Plagiarism Scandal Tests a Senator Still Forming a Rapport With Montanans

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 9:32pm
Many voters in Montana seem to be taking a wait-and-see attitude as they assess Senator John Walsh, a Democrat accused of plagiarizing an Army War College paper.






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Shootings Redefine Beat of School Police Officers

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:18pm
Radical shifts in tactics have swept the field — even calling on officers to rush toward shooters without backup.






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Workers find historic remnants of U-Va. Rotunda as they restore Jeffersonian icon

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:13pm

It didn’t look like much, just a crumpled scrap of metal that had been tossed aside, forgotten in a pile of old rubble. But a conservator at the University of Virginia was pretty sure they had found something historically significant: a shingle from Thomas Jefferson’s iconic Rotunda.

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Strauss: Chris Christie to mayor: ‘I’m the decider and you have nothing to do with it’

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 4:52pm

(Correction: In an earlier version the first name of Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson was missing. It is now restored.)

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is consistent — at least when it comes to espousing total  indifference to what Newark residents want for their state-operated public school system. Christie just bragged (see video below) that he told new Newark Mayor Ras Baraka that Baraka’s views on education reform don’t matter a whit — and the governor declared himself “the decider.”

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Arts | Westchester: Putting the A in STEAM

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:25pm
“Steam,” a new exhibition in White Plains, takes its name from an educational movement, STEAM, which is STEM (another curriculum that is an acronym for science, technology, engineering and mathematics) with the addition of the “A” for art.
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Strauss: Actually, practice doesn’t always make perfect — new study

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:46pm

How many times have you heard that “practice makes perfect?” Well, a new meta-analysis of dozens of previous studies shows that it is not always true. In this post, Alfie Kohn explains and talks about the consequences of this when it comes to education. Kohn  is the author of 13 books about education and human behavior, including “The Schools Our Children Deserve,” “The Homework Myth,” and “The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom About Children and Parenting.” He lives (actually) in the Boston area and (virtually) at www.alfiekohn.org.

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