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A Blog About Language<p>Dec. 2 2016 9:00 AM<p>The Dad-ification of Language Shows That Masculinity Is Still Evolving<p>Media outlets groaned at the “dad …

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Alumni-CS-UMUC (@AlumniCSUMUC) | Twitter

Organization for PR & Communication Professionals: About PRSAhttp://www.prsa.org/AboutPRSA/#.VVzM-cnoFDg.twitter …<p>0 replies 0 retweets 5 …

At Udemy, Online Education Meets the Marketplace

Imagine that you’re a second-year college student returning to campus in September, only to discover that your school has made some curious changes. …

Google Analytics for WordPress: Easily Measure What Matters

The final installment in my WordPress Website series demystifies how to use<p>for WordPress. First, what is Google Analytics? It’s a measurement tool …

Google's Newest Play Store Confirms Manual Updates When Updating All

Google's Play Store offers a lot of options for keeping your apps updated. However, if you've updated to the newest version, you may have noticed a …

San Jose State suspends Udacity online classes after students fail final exams.

In January, San Jose State University made a big announcement: It had reached a deal with the startup Udacity to offer college classes for credit …

List of Regionally Accredited Online College Profiles

These online college profiles can help you understand your options and choose a virtual program. All online colleges in this directory are regionally …

CPS Layoffs Spark Protests After District Sheds More Than 1,000 Teachers And Classes Move Online

Throughout Wednesday, the Chicago Teachers Union is protesting the Chicago Public School district's decision to lay off thousands of employees and enact steep budget cuts that the union says will decimate programs like art, music and language -- all while the city moves forward with plans to fund a …

Online Meetings Solve Lots of Different Problems

Ever wonder how some people are using online meetings?<p>We talk a lot about the value of using video conferencing to solve business problems, but sometimes the problem is a little out of the ordinary. Here are three different ways folks are using online meetings like WebEx to communicate in a new way.<p>…

Design of the National Children's Study: A Workshop Summary | The National Academies Press

Overview<p>Contributors<p>Description<p>The Children's Health Act mandated the National Children's Study (NCS) in 2000 with one of its purposes being to …

Teaching Non-Cognitive Skills Blames the Victim

<b>Darnell Fine</b><p>James Heckman, proponent of non-cognitive skills, states that, "The family is the major source of human inequality in American society." …

50 Fab Apps for Teachers

Education—there’s an app for that. In fact, there are hundreds of thousands of apps on the market designed for teaching and learning. As more schools …

UMUC Launches Online Master's Degree in Data Analytics

A new online master’s program at University of Maryland University College has been launched to help managers excel in the brave new world of “big …

What Every College Student Should Post on LinkedIn

Are you waiting until after graduation to start building up your LinkedIn profile? It's time to reconsider.<p>"Every student is blindly trying to make a …

U.S., China to expand military exchanges amid rows over cyber security, territory | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and China agreed on Monday to expand military exchanges and exercises as part of efforts to build more stable ties, despite tensions over cyber security and East Asian territorial disputes.<p>U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel (L) and China's Minister of …

Five myths about big data

<i>Samuel Arbesman, an applied mathematician and network scientist, is a senior scholar at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and the author of “The Half-Life of Facts.” Follow him on Twitter: @Arbesman.</i><p>Big data holds the promise of harnessing huge amounts of information to help us better understand …

Travel and Learn with Field Study

<b>Rome, Italy</b> - Baroque Art in Rome: An Introduction - ARTH 199H/489H (3 Credits)<p><b>St. Andrews and Edinburgh, Scotland</b> - Scotland: Culture, Literature, …

News at University of Maryland University College

UMUC recognizes the contributions of service-minded students and alumni with the Volunteer of the Month award.<p>UMUC has been ranked best online …

Pillars of Strength Scholarship Program

The Blewitt Foundation and University of Maryland University College are offering up to five scholarships—which include full tuition, fees, and …

Award-Winning Kalb Report Series Opens 20th Season With Forum Commemorating 50th Anniversary Of March On Washington

Congressman John Lewis, Ambassador Andrew Young, NAACP Chairman Emeritus Julian Bond, Journalist Gwen Ifill to Join Marvin Kalb Tuesday, August 27, …

Yahoo Takes Web Traffic Crown From Google — But Is It Winning?

For the first time in more than two years, Yahoo has topped Google in the number of unique U.S. visitors to its sites. In the 140-character daily …

Apple Will Reportedly Unveil The Next iPhone On September 10

It’s about time for a new iPhone, and with the rumors about an iPhone 5S and maybe even a cheaper version getting stronger, AllThingsD now reports that the next iPhone will launch on September 10. Apple introduced the iPhone 5 on September 12, 2012, so there is a good chance AllThingsD’s sources …

Circle Gives You Distributed Control Of Your Family’s Internet So You Can Be Human To Each Other

This embed is invalid<p>Let’s not kid ourselves: We don’t control the Internet, the Internet controls us. Any notions to the contrary are foolish at best, but a new Kickstarter project called Circle wants to help families fight back against the Internet’s omnipresence with hardware and software that …

Hey Silicon Valley! Not every problem can be solved by giving people internet access or teaching them to code

Advertisement<p>15 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / noporn<p>This might go without saying, but I’m probably one of the biggest boosters of technology there …

Facebook Taps Shutterstock to Offer Advertisers Stock Images

Facebook has announced a new collaboration with Shutterstock that will offer advertisers free access to the site’s stock image library.<p>Shutterstock’s catalog will be accessible directly from Facebook’s Ad Creation tool. Facebook’s ad platform now includes support for multiple image uploads, as well.<p>…

Bunkr Is The PowerPoint Killer We’ve All Been Waiting For

French startup Bunkr is focused on one simple task: killing PowerPoint. To achieve this goal, the company’s well-designed web app will help you collect visual content and organize it into slides. The result is a very visual HTML5 presentation that works on your computer, phone or tablet. You can …

Flipboard for Nonprofits and Cause Champions

Inside Flipboard / August 1, 2013<p>Launched last week, Big Ideas is a new category on Flipboard showcasing the people and organizations confronting …