Jacopo Gliozzi ’19 to receive Thomas Jefferson Prize in Natural Philosophy

Jacopo Gliozzi is an exemplar of the term “scholar-athlete.” Actually, “scientist-athlete” would be more accurate. Gliozzi became interested in William & Mary because of its men’s gymnastic team. He ended up mastering not only the pommel horse, but also a rigorous math-physics double major with a perfect 4.0 GPA — capped by induction into Phi …

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Dundee pervert had more than 45,000 indecent images of children

A 58-year-old computer and maths graduate amassed a sick stash of more than 45,000 indecent images of children across several devices over a seven-year period. Ian Stevenson, of Main Street in Dundee, admitted taking, or permitting to be taken, indecent photographs or pseudo photographs of children between April 8 2005 and March 12 2012 at …

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Artificial intelligence project earns Ravenwood senior spot in competition

CLOSE Improvements in artificial intelligence plus cheaper hardware are making it easier for inventors to develop new products to help people with disabilities, including gloves that transcribe sign language into text. (Sept. 13) AP Seventeen-year-old Gabrielle Kaili-May Liu developed a new way to reduce the rate of catastrophic forgetting by computerized neural networks. Yes, it’s …

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Clifton Green Primary School head hits back after Ofsted criticism

A HEAD teacher claims Ofsted inspectors who said his York school “requires improvement” failed to capture its true essence. Dave Brown, head of Clifton Green Primary School, said he respected the inspectors’ views but “overwhelmingly positive feedback” since their inspection last autumn, and increasing, record numbers on roll, suggested parents agreed it remained a place where …

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Wirral exam results better than national average, says council report

WIRRAL schools are outperforming many across the country when it comes to exam results, according to a council report. The document, which was considered during a meeting of the authority’s children and families overview and scrutiny committee, said pupils continued to achieve better grades in key subjects, like English and maths, year on year. Last …

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Associate Dean Camille O’Bryant came up with ‘Love, Empathy and Respect’ Campaign. Now she is being awarded for it

The Cross Cultural Centers showed some love to the creator of the “Love, Empathy, Respect” campaign as Associate Dean of the College of Science and Mathematics Camille O’Bryant was awarded the first Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Award. The campaign aims to bring more awareness on issues regarding diversity and inclusion within the campus community. Created …

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Sophomore Class President creates internships for students | News

Sophomore class president Chandler Vidrine has initiated an internship placement program open to sophomore students of all majors. Vidrine has partnered with local businesses to offer a variety of internships, including both online and on-site positions, in the Baton Rouge area. “I wanted to make sure that my sophomores were well-prepared for the real world, …

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UMass-Lowell announces dean’s list | Local News

LOWELL – Area residents have been named to the dean’s list at the University of Massachusetts Lowell for the fall 2018 semester. They include the following: AMESBURY Cody Baker, majoring in business administration. Katie Barry, majoring in art. Abigail Bennett, majoring in business administration. David Blumsack, majoring in chemical engineering. Alexandra Bouvier, majoring in public health. …

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