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Transportation expert in N.Y. Times

Sept. 19, 2007
Transportation expert in N.Y. Times

In recent years, Mexican trucks crossing the border with the United States were no more likely to be taken out of service because of safety or other violations than American trucks, according to preliminary results of a review of thousands of Texas Department of Public Safety inspection reports.

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Sociology prof gets merit award

Sept. 19, 2007
Sociology prof gets merit award

The Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research at the University of Michigan gave the Warren E. Miller Award for Meritorious Service to the Social Sciences to Norval Glenn, the Ashbel Smith Professor of Sociology.

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Assistant prof honored by SIGDA

Sept. 19, 2007
Assistant prof honored by SIGDA

Michael E. Orshansky, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, was named the Special Interest Group on Design Automation's (SIGDA) Outstanding New Faculty at the 2007 Design Automation Conference.

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Slavic prof in The New York Post

Sept. 19, 2007
Slavic prof in The New York Post

Banished to skulk around in the dark on the fringes of society, vampires are getting another chance to sink their teeth into pop culture.

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Prof invited to serve on board

Sept. 19, 2007
Prof invited to serve on board

Ron Angel, professor in the Department of Sociology, has been invited to serve on the board of Scientific Counselors, National Center for Health Statistics of the Centers for Disease Control.

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