March 4, 2015

Dr. Silvia C. Formenti Appointed Chair of Radiation Oncology at Weill Cornell Medical College and Radiation Oncologist-in-Chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center New Department of Radiation Oncology Established at Weill Cornell Medical College

NEW YORK (March 4, 2015) — Dr. Silvia C. Formenti, an international expert in the use of radiation therapy for the treatment of cancer, has been appointed chair of the…

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July 28, 2014

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES $55 MILLION IN THE FIRST ROUND OF NY CUNY 2020 AWARDS

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the first round of NY CUNY 2020 awards, providing $55 million to fund eight innovative projects involving 20 participating CUNY campuses designed to connect…

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July 8, 2014

Mt. Sinai offers iPads to patients to track their stay

By: Jonah Comstock | Jul 8, 2014 New York City-based Mt. Sinai Medical Center has begun offering iPads to patients to keep track of their hospital stay. The central feature of the app, Patient…

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March 19, 2014

Lightt Brings Leading Mobile Video Platform to Android

  Capture, shape and share stories with high-quality video on Android and iOS. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 — Lightt, the mobile video creation and sharing platform, today…

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March 12, 2014

Dr. Mary C. Pearl to Become Macaulay Honors College’s First Provost and Senior Associate Dean

NEW YORK, NY – Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary C. Pearl, Ph.D. as its first Provost and…

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February 12, 2014

BEYOND SCHOOL SUPPLIES: HOW DONORSCHOOSE IS CROWDSOURCING REAL EDUCATION REFORM

THE CHARITY IS USING ITS NETWORKING STRENGTH TO PROVIDE TEACHERS WITH NEW KINDS OF RESOURCES, AND ITS DATA TO HOLD BUREAUCRATS ACCOUNTABLE.   BY PEG TYRE Every chance he gets,…

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January 28, 2014

Cancer Fight Steps Up in New York City

Influx of Donations Positions City as a Premier Location for Scientists By MELANIE GRAYCE WEST An influx of donations this month to support cancer research is positioning New York as…

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January 15, 2014

Once-hot 'Instagram for video' app Viddy sells for a fraction of its former value

By Casey Newton   The makers of Viddy, a once fast-growing app for recording and sharing short videos, sold their company today for a reported fraction of their former valuation. Fullscreen, which offers tools and…

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January 15, 2014

VIDEO: Giving 'Nobly' To Beat Cancer

January 15, 2014

Giving 'Nobly' To Beat Cancer

Weill Cornell Medical College Will Announce $75M Gift From Edward H. Meyer and His Wife, Sandra By MELANIE GRAYCE WEST Jan. 7, 2014 11:59 p.m. ET The 50 years that Edward H. Meyer spent…

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