American and European Medical Societies Devoted to Prevention and Healthy Lifestyles Announce Partnership

Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 The American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM) and the European Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ESLM) have announced a partnership to advance preventive medicine and lifestyle medicine and improve education of health professionals and research worldwide in order to reduce the burden of lifestyle-related, non-communicable diseases globally. Today, lifestyle-related, noncommunicable ...

Seven High Schools in Illinois Bring Programming into the Classroom, STEM Curriculum

Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 School districts in two Chicago suburbs have partnered with Mobile Makers Academy to add software development and coding classes into their STEM curricula. Barrington 220 School District (Barrington, Ill.) and High School District 214 (Arlington Heights, Ill.) are the first districts to pilot Mobile Makers Academy’s high school ...

Remsoft and Fibria, Made for Each Other

Fredericton, NB, Canada (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 It’s the perfect match–Canada’s Advanced Analytics software developer, Remsoft Inc., and Brazil’s forest industry giant, Fibria Cellulose SA, a global pulp production and sustainability leader. The match was made official today with the announcement of an agreement whereby Remsoft will provide the Remsoft Solution Suite and services as ...

Northeastern Illinois University New Education Building Project Awarded to SmithGroupJJR

Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 The new $ 73 million Education Building at Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, will be designed by national architecture and engineering firm SmithGroupJJR. At 160,000 gross-square-feet, the new building will accommodate the span of teaching, learning, service and research needs of the Northeastern College of Education users. A full ...

Baron Services to Illustrate the Benefits of In-Car Weather Intelligence

(PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The session will give delegates insight into the process of gathering and analyzing data from different sources to deliver highly relevant information to the driver. The presentation will also focus on the benefits of weather data in the car, including increased road safety, with the audience being guided through options for ...

The Nearshore Executive Alliance Appoints New Members to Board of Directors

Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The Nearshore Executive Alliance (NEA), trade association for the nearshore IT/BPO industry, is very pleased to announce the election of four new Board members: Daniel Chavez, CEO of Dextra Technologies; Guillermo Gonzalez, Executive Director of MexicoIT; Javier Chamorro, Executive Director of ProNicaragua and Tim Montgomery, President of TIMIT Solutions. ...

Caltech’s Resnick Institute Opens Nominations for the Resonate Awards which Recognize Innovators with Breakthrough Ideas for Sustainability

Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute has announced that nominations are open for the 2015 Resonate Awards (http://resnick.caltech.edu/awards-nomination.php). The awards are designed to bring attention to unheralded innovators with provocative ideas that contribute to long term sustainability. These include meeting the world’s energy needs sustainably, providing water and food for a ...

Sydor Instruments Announces Acquisition of SABRE Ballistics

Rochester, NY (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Sydor Instruments announced today that it has acquired U.K.-based SABRE Ballistics, a company specializing in providing integrated ballistics test equipment and solutions to customers around the world. This capability when added to Sydor’s expertise in high speed image capture and custom diagnostics enables Sydor to offer the most ...

Global Warming Puzzle: A New Hypothesis On Why The Pacific Trade Winds Didn’t Weaken

Climate models predicted that the equatorial Pacific trade winds should weaken with increasing greenhouse gases, yet satellites and climate stations have instead revealed a rapid and unprecedented strengthening of the Pacific trade winds since the 1990s. A new model explains the eastern Pacific cooling as resulting solely from natural climate variability, the international climate research ...