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Biden inherits myriad crises, great leadership challenges, says U-M business professor

A presidential inauguration offers an opportunity to examine leadership styles—as well as the substance—of both the outgoing and incoming commanders-in-chief.

Joe Biden’s longtime ties to Penn

For 10 years, Nick McAndrew made Penn his home. He graduated medical school, finished residency, and simultaneously completed a fellowship and a...

JOE BIDEN AS A BLUE HEN

America’s 46th president will bring the values of a UD education to the White House

PUBLIC POLICY EXCELLENCE

Named for UD’s best-known Blue Hen, the Biden School is renowned for the education and opportunities it affords

Today’s Top 5 From Purdue University

On Wednesday (Jan. 20), Purdue will host “Inauguration Day 2021: Lessons of the Past, Informing Our Future,” a series of events celebrating...

Purdue names Thompson as 2021 Dreamer Award recipient

Purdue alumnus Don Thompson’s vision for service has made a difference in the lives of millions of customers and employees across the...

OPINION

Opportunities for studying abroad during the pandemic

Since 2020, people all over the world have been affected by the Virus. Whether it is work, education, or life, we have...

NPR: Where Is It Safe To Reopen Schools? New Research Offers Answers

Since the beginning of this pandemic, experts and educators have feared that open schools would spread the coronavirus further, which is why...

CNN: What to expect at the first ever all-digital CES 2021

New York (CNN Business)Disinfectant gadgets, next-generation fitness equipment and robots that help you cook dinner. Those are a few...

CULTURE

ACT MONTHLY PUBLICATION, JANUARY 2021

VOLUME 13, NUMBER 151, JANUARY 2021

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ACT COLUMN

Since 2020, people all over the world have been affected by the Virus. Whether it is work, education, or life, we have...

NEWS

NPR: Seesaws Built On U.S. Border Wall Win Prestigious Design Prize

An art project that turned the border wall at the U.S.-Mexico border into the temporary base for pink seesaws – inviting children...

VOA: Biden Plans Ambitious Agenda for First 100-Days

WASHINGTON - President-elect Joe Biden is promoting a $1.9 trillion economic relief package to a country battered by a year-long pandemic that...

NPR: Locust Swarms Threaten Parts Of East Africa

Aid agencies report swarms of locusts have been descending on farms in northern Kenya, destroying crops and even leaving pastures bare of...

VOA: Secretary of State Nominee Blinken Sees Strong Foundation for Bipartisan China Policy

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s foreign policy team is vowing to work with like-minded partners around the world to take on...

TRAVEL

PARIS (AP) — The head of France’s state rail company has sounded the alarm over the future of the Eurostar train service,...

WORK LIFE

It's that time of year again...review season. Was that a groan? I get it, performance reviews are tough during...

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Biden inherits myriad crises, great leadership challenges, says U-M business professor

A presidential inauguration offers an opportunity to examine leadership styles—as well as the substance—of both the outgoing and incoming commanders-in-chief.

Joe Biden’s longtime ties to Penn

For 10 years, Nick McAndrew made Penn his home. He graduated medical school, finished residency, and simultaneously completed a fellowship and a...

JOE BIDEN AS A BLUE HEN

America’s 46th president will bring the values of a UD education to the White House

BBC: Musicians ‘failed by government’ over EU touring, stars say

Some of the UK's biggest music stars have written to the government demanding action to ensure visa-free touring in the European Union.

PUBLIC POLICY EXCELLENCE

Named for UD’s best-known Blue Hen, the Biden School is renowned for the education and opportunities it affords

VOA: Palestinian High-Tech Sector Takes Off

In the West Bank and Gaza Strip, dozens of Palestinian high-tech startups are flourishing. Some are branches of international companies, others are...

BBC: Coronavirus: French students highlight pandemic’s mental health toll

French students have planned a series of protests on Wednesday to draw attention to the rising mental health problems many say they...

CNN: How Parler is trying to get back online

(CNN Business)Parler tried to seek a hosting alternative to Amazon Web Services from at least six different potential providers once it became...

NPR: Seesaws Built On U.S. Border Wall Win Prestigious Design Prize

An art project that turned the border wall at the U.S.-Mexico border into the temporary base for pink seesaws – inviting children...