Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor spoke to a sold-out audience on Friday night at the National Constitution Center about her journey to the Supreme Court. Sotomayor spoke to more than 800 people in conjunction with the release of her new book, “My Beloved World.” In 2009, Sotomayor became the first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court.
Hood River, OR — (SBWIRE) — 01/23/2013 — The unveiling at the University of Michigan of its $28 million, five-year research center underscores the schools effort to plan for the computers of the future. The Center of Future Architectures Research opens this day and has involved 14 other major research institutions.
Twenty-five Percent of PC Owners May Switch to Other Devices, Reports the Center for the Digital Future and Bovitz, Inc
For one-quarter of computer owners, their current PC may be their last. “We are seeing a major change in how a massive percentage of Americans view their computing needs,” stated Jeffrey I. Cole, director of the Center for the Digital Future at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. “In only a few years, the explosive growth of tablet adoption has created significant shifts in how, when, and why Americans go online,” Cole said. ”Clearly, more computer users are ready ...
BATAVIA, Ill. — Four young men from war-ravaged Sudan tower above their instructors and fellow students on the pastoral grounds of a century-old school in suburban Chicago. Eighteen months after arriving — and just as they are beginning to feel at home — these athletes find themselves at center court in a controversy over high school sports recruiting as officials unravel exactly how they came to little Mooseheart High School.
BAINBRIDGE – The Chagrin Valley Rotary Club will host its second “Betting on the Future” fundraiser from 6-10:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Federated Church’s Family Life Center, 16349 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge. “Betting on the Future” is an evening of over 200 guests enjoying casino gambling and a silent auction with dinner provided by Blazin’ Bills Barbecue.
The twenty-first century has brought with it many changes in the world of defense and national security. And as more rogue nations seek nuclear weapon capabilities, the United States must remain poised to protect her citizens. Threats to our homeland are not only coming from nations with clearly-defined borders, but also networks of underground organizations that span countries and continents.
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ALBANY — A new study of sea life off the state’s Atlantic coast will help guide future building of off-shore wind turbines to reduce potential environmental damage. Done by the say Department of State’s Ocean and Great Lakes Program, and the federal National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the two-year study off the south shore of Long Island will help potential wind developers find areas that avoid potential damage to sensitive deep-sea corals, fish and shorebird habitats.
Those still hoping that Avondale Shipyards can have some sort of a future building ships may derive some comfort from a joint study conducted by researchers at Loyola University New Orleans and the University of New Orleans.
Cirque Eloize iD at Adrienne Arsht Center From director Jeannot Painchaud: “Sixteen artists on stage, thirteen circus disciplines, and the discovery of a world which is new to us, that of urban dances such as breakdance and hip-hop.” Cirque Eloize iD If you go What: ‘Cirque Éloize iD’ Where: Ziff Ballet Opera House at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami When: 8 p.m.