Summary Purdue University Calumet's Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation undergraduate students Hannah Amor, Stephen Builta, and Michael Garcia won first place last week for a student project presentation at the Association for Iron and Steel Technology's AISTech 2014 conference in Indianapolis.
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Summary The Hammond school's Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation won a $480,000 grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology for the project. Fourteen companies and groups, including steelmakers ArcelorMittal and U.S. Steel, are sponsoring the consortium and will support it financially over the long term.
Summary The sheer persistence of police killings of black youth contradicts the assumption that these are isolated aberrations. This use of the war on terror as a broad designation of the project of 21st-century western democracy has served as a justification of anti-Muslim racism; it has further legitimised the Israeli occupation of Palestine; it has redefined the repression of immigrants; and has indirectly led to the militarisation of local police departments throughout the country.
Summary There are 80 games left in the regular season and the playoffs are six months away. James and the rest of his teammates responded with an impressive win against the team many see as the Cleveland's stiffest competition for the Eastern Conference title.
Summary "We need Republicans in Congress to stop blocking a minimum-wage increase," Mr. Obama said at Rhode Island College, where he highlighted elements of his agenda aimed at helping women, including paid leave, pay equity and the health care law 's required insurance coverage for mammograms .
Summary Apple shares closed Friday at an all-time high, rising 1 percent to $108. Cook, who took over the CEO role from Steve Jobs in 2011, is the first Fortune 500 company CEO to openly proclaim he is gay.