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Poachers linked to drugs, guns and terrorism steer world wildlife populations toward extinction

Drug runners, weapons smugglers and even militant groups are cashing in on the lucrative trade of rare wildlife, pushing an ever-expanding range of animal species toward extinction, according to a Time Magazine special report.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Success in Positive Disruption through Radical Partnering for Atlas Research

Recently, Atlas Research’s President and CEO, Robin Portman, spoke with FedHealthIT about the company’s move from a small to a large business, their approach to partnering, transitioning and growing, breaking down innovation, and the importance of thinking outside your vertical.

DANAHER CORPORATION: Danaher to Present at Baird Global Industrial Conference

Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced that President and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas P. Joyce, Jr., will be presenting at the Baird Global Industrial Conference

SOAPBOX: The Not So Obvious Differences Between Body Wash and Bar Soap

You step into the shower or climb into a warm bath after a long day at work or hardcore gym session.

HOWARD UNIVERSITY: Fall 2018 Graduate and Professional School Fair

The Office of Career Services invites you to attend our Fall 2018 Graduate and Professsional SchoolFair on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 from 1:00 pm-4:00pm in the Blackburn Center Reading Lounge and Gallery Lounge.

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY: Students Simulate the G20 Leaders’ Summit

Model G20 is the type of program that attracts students to American University.

BAYFIRST SOLUTIONS: BayFirst to provide business intelligence and data modeling support to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

BayFirst Solutions LLC has been awarded a contract to provide business intelligence prototyping and data modeling to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), Office of Hazardous Materials Safety (OHMS)

CLEANCHOICE ENERGY: Climate and Clean Energy Progress Made in the Midterms

More than 100 million people voted in the midterm elections—nearly 48 percent of all eligible voters.

CLEANCHOICE ENERGY: Healthy Air, Healthy Lungs: Breathing is Easier with Clean Energy

Air pollution caused directly by burning fossil fuels and indirectly by climate change poses one of the biggest health risks on the planet toda

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY: Three Female Georgetown Alumni Win Election to Congress in Midterm Elections

Three Georgetown alumni, all women, won spots in the 116th United States Congress in the midterm elections this past Tuesday.

State institution: These 4-year District of Columbia schools attract the fewest in-state students

Strayer University-Global Region, American University and Gallaudet University enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year District of Columbia schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

CLEAN CHOICE ENERGY: Solar Brightfields Make Toxic Land Usable Again

Aerial view of a large industrial area that is now being used as a solar farm.

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY: Project on Civil Discourse Guest Lecture Examines First Amendment

Addressing an audience at AU as part of a lecture series on Oct. 17 sponsored by the AU School of Public Affairs (SPA) Project on Civil Discourse, Garrett Epps explained that he is a big believer in free speech — even when it’s difficult at times to tolerate.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Staff Profile: Why engaging with Veterans is so important to Atlas Research Manager Gauri Gladish

Some of the best advice Atlas Research Manager Gauri Gladish ever got came from a very reliable source and involved an elephant and a keyhole.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Jason C. Goldwater Joins Atlas Research as Senior Principal

Atlas Research is pleased to welcome Jason C. Goldwater as a new Senior Principal. Mr. Goldwater leads the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Market team with a focus on business development growth and portfolio oversight and management.

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY: Life-Saving Device Being Developed by Grad Student with Heart, Lung Damage

A graduate student who suffers from life-threatening heart and lung damage is working on a wearable device that would alert people when their vital signs go out of normal range and call 911 for help.

These 4-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in District of Columbia

Georgetown University, George Washington University and American University have the best 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in District of Columbia, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These 4-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in District of Columbia

University of Phoenix-Washington DC, University of the Potomac-Washington DC Campus and University of the District of Columbia have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in District of Columbia, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

BAYFIRST SOLUTIONS: BayFirst cybersecurity team receives industry excellence awards

Three members of the BayFirst Solutions team supporting the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate have been recognized for their leadership, performance, and exceptional contributions to the nation’s cyber defenses.

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