SEAS computer science faculty to teach short courses for execs

first_imgWorking professionals and executives can now enroll in one- and two-day intensive programs exploring cutting-edge topics in information technology thanks to a collaboration between Harvard’s Division of Continuing Education and computer science faculty from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS).The newly created professional development initiative will address a growing need among organizations to keep their managers up-to-speed in rapidly changing technology environments. Participants will benefit from interacting with some of the most notable teachers and researchers in their fields, all in state-of-the-art classrooms on the Harvard campus.The information technology programs will cover a range of topics, including data visualization and social networks, enabling participants to apply current research to solve problems in their own organizations.last_img read more

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Governor Tom Wolf Applauds PLCB For “Freeing the Six-Pack” in Gas Stations

first_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitter Like Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: Facebook.com/GovernorWolf Governor Tom Wolf Applauds PLCB For “Freeing the Six-Pack” in Gas Stations May 25, 2016 Free The Six-Pack,  Government That Works,  Liquor Reform,  Press Release Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf applauded the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board for “freeing the six-pack” in gas stations by approving seven applications permitting businesses with appropriate protections to sell up to 192 ounces of malt or brewed beverages.“’Freeing the six-pack’ will make the commonwealth more inviting for customers and businesses,” said Governor Tom Wolf. “I applaud the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board for approving these applications and respectfully ask that they approve similar subsequent applications that otherwise meet PLCB standards in order to improve customer service and convenience for Pennsylvania.”Yesterday, Governor Wolf sent a letter to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board requesting that they “free the six-pack.” A copy of the letter can be viewed here.last_img read more

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Melania Trump calls for peaceful protests, sympathizes with virus victims

first_imgFirst Lady Melania Trump is asking for peace amid ongoing protests over police brutality during the family night at the Republican National Convention last night.She also felt sympathy for victims of the virus.RNC-Melania SympathiesThe First Lady called for peace amid ongoing unrest over police brutality. Speaking in the White House Rose Garden, she urged people to “stop the violence and looting being done in the name of justice.” She also said we must never make assumptions about a person based on their skin color. The First Lady reflected on learning about the horrors of the slave trade and said it’s a part of our history we cannot forget.However, she urged people to focus on the future while learning about the past.last_img

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