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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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College of Natural Sciences debuts new division

Sept. 19, 2007

This fall marks the debut of the new Division of Statistics and Scientific Computation (SSC), a campus-wide service unit in the College of Natural Sciences.

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TACC assistant director in WSJ

Sept. 19, 2007
TACC assistant director in WSJ

In theory, the Barcelona design improves communication between processors. Earlier dual-processor Opterons already had advantages in fetching data from memory chips, and the new model has improved circuitry for complex chores called floating-point calculations.

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Historian to lead Jewish Center

Sept. 19, 2007
Historian to lead Jewish Center

Robert H. Abzug, the Oliver H. Radkey Regents Professor of History, was appointed to lead the Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies, a center established in 2006 with a $6 million challenge grant from the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation.

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Prof honored by environmentalists

Sept. 19, 2007
Prof honored by environmentalists

Camille Parmesan, associate professor in the College of Natural Sciences Section of Integrative Biology, was named "Outstanding Woman Working on Climate Change" by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources and "Who's Who of Women and the Environ

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