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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): A Strategic Approach from University of Pennsylvania<p>Influence from University of Pennsylvania<p>Accounting for Decision Making from University of Michigan<p>Valuing Companies from University of Michigan<p>Budgeting and Finance for Public Libraries from University of …

University of Michigan

A showstopping chocolate cake recipe

It happens every time. Nothing quiets the din of a great gathering, albeit briefly, like the appearance of chocolate cake. What music does to soothe a savage breast, so too does a chocolate cake with its ability to make the eyes of a crowd mist over. It inspires the familiar questions: how good is …

Dessert

Princess Diana: Princes commission statue 20 years after her death

<b>A statue of Princess Diana has been commissioned by the Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry, 20 years after her death.</b><p>The two princes said that "the time is right to recognise her positive impact" with a permanent statue.<p>The sculpture will be erected in the public grounds of her former residence, …

Prince Harry

Try these 15 free educational apps for your kids

I filled an iPad with hundreds of learning apps for my students. Here are 15 of my favorites, plus some creative ideas for how to use them.<p>January …

Intellectual Property

Paul McCartney sues Sony to take back Beatles catalog

The former Beatle is due to reclaim ownership of the songs next year under US copyright law, although he has said he is yet to receive confirmation …

Europe

SiriusXM Settles Turtles' Copyright Lawsuit for $99 Million

Band led class action suit against satellite radio giant for playing songs recorded before 1972 without paying<p>SiriusXM will pay up to $99 million to …

Mississippi residents unsure of controversial billboard's intent

<b>(CNN) —</b> A provocative roadside billboard in Mississippi that mixes art and politics has united onlookers in anger and confusion.<p>The sign on Highway 80 outside Pearl features President-elect Donald Trump's campaign slogan, "Make America Great Again," superimposed on a well-known Civil Rights-era …

Black History

32 Beautiful Book Quotes To Read When You're Feeling Lost

"In spite of everything, I still believe people are really good at heart."<p>2. “There are darknesses in life and there are lights, and you are one of the lights, the light of all lights.”<p>—Bram Stroker, <i>Dracula</i><p>3. “I want you to remember who you are, despite the bad things that are happening to you. …

Literature

This Short Film Made By Pixar Animators in Their Spare Time Is Damn Good

Pixar animators Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj made this short film <i>Borrowed Time</i> over the past 5 years, and it’s fantastic. The story is set up as …

Airbus Files Patent For Unusual Hybrid Vertical Takeoff Aircraft

Not your ordinary jumbo jet.<p>Aircraft makers have long sought to combine vertical landing and takeoff capability with the high speed and long range of a traditional fixed-wing airliner. Many have tried, yet nothing has become a viable mainstream aircraft. Now Airbus seems to be getting into the game …

Aviation