50,000 Letters Sent to Notre Dame Alumni Re: Obama; In Letter, Bishop Gracida Urged Former U.S. Ambassador to the Vatican Mary Ann Glendon to Refuse Award
SOUTH BEND, Ind., April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 50,000 hand addressed letters were sent to Notre Dame Alumni, and 100,000 post cards for Vatican and Notre Dame officials, urging ND Grads to fight against Obama's scheduled speech.
Randall Terry and local Notre Dame Alumni sent 50,000 l...
D.C. Mayor Fenty, Italian Ambassador Help Announce First-Ever Susan G. Komen Global Race for the Cure(R)
Last Year's National Race Provides $3.7 Million Impact on D.C. Breast Health
WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty and the leaders of Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) joined the Hon. Giovanni Castellaneta, Ambassador
of Italy to the United States, at the Ita...
Senator James Sasser, Former Ambassador to China, Joins Neuralstem Advisory Board
ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: CUR) announced today that James Sasser, former Senator (D-Tennessee) and former Ambassador
to the People's Republic of China, has joined the Neuralstem Advisory Board and will serve as senior advisor on China. ...
Recent U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania Mark Green Named Managing Director of Malaria No More Policy Center
WASHINGTON, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mark Green, recent U.S. Ambassador
to the United Republic of Tanzania, joins Malaria No More as the new Managing Director of the Malaria No More Policy Center in Washington, DC, the non-profit organization announced today. Green brings unparalleled exp...
Gail Sheehy Named AARP's Ambassador of Caregiving
WASHINGTON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AARP, one of the world's
largest member organizations with over 40 million members and the leading
organization for people 50+, today announced that renown journalist and an
emerging voice on caregiving issues, Gail Sheehy, has been named Ambassad...
Gwyneth Paltrow Announced as EIF Ambassador to Saks Fifth Avenue's 2008 KEY TO THE CURE Campaign
Benefit T-Shirt Design By Karl Lagerfeld
A Women's Cancer Initiative in Partnership with the Entertainment Industry Foundation's Women's Cancer Research Fund
NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Saks Fifth Avenue and the
Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) annou...
UNICEF Ambassador Clay Aiken Visits North-West Somalia
UNICEF is making a difference in Somalia despite difficult circumstances; Urges world to remember Somali children
NAIROBI, Kenya, July 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UNICEF Ambassador
Clay Aiken, today ended a five-day visit to the troubled east African
nation of Somalia and called...
Syndicated Radio Personality Ebony 'Steele' Arrington Continues the Fight Against Breast Cancer as National Ambassador for Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R)'s Circle of Promise
Co-Host of the Rickey Smiley Morning Show and Breast Cancer Survivor Shares Her Experience at the 2008 ESSENCE Music Festival
DALLAS, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) today
announced that syndicated radio personality Ebony "Steele" Arrington has
pledged her support...
Avon Global Ambassador Reese Witherspoon Visits Japan for First Time in Historic Role
Reese Witherspoon Participates in Traditional Tea Ceremony, Meets with
Breast Cancer Survivors, and Introduces Women's Empowerment Bracelet in Asia
Strides Made To Reduce Violence Against Women, as Half a Million Bracelets Sold in the Un...
Physical Fitness 'Godfather' Jack LaLanne Turns to Brain Fitness, Becoming Ambassador for Dakim's [m]Power System
SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Dakim, Inc., announced
today that 93-year-young Jack LaLanne, the world's most iconic figure in
health and fitness, has signed on as a "brain fitness motivational coach"
on behalf of the company's [m]Power Cognitive Fitness System, joining the
ambassador in Medical Technology
Stand Up To Cancer Awards $73.6 Million for Novel, Groundbreaking Cancer Research
...5 PM to 1:45 PM EDT / (10:15 AM to 10:45 AM PDT)
Conference Code: 10325316
Dana Delany , Actress, SU2C Celebrity ambassador
Sherry Lansing , Former Studio Head, SU2C Executive Leadership Committee
Laura Ziskin , Film Producer and Cancer Survivor, SU2C Exec...
Stem Cell Pioneer to Speak to A.L.L. Personhood Conference
Dr. Deisher joins an illustrious group of speakers heralding the return of the personhood movement including keynote speaker Judie Brown; ambassador
Alan Keyes, founder and chairman of the Declaration Foundation; 40 Days for Life leader David Bereit; Kristi Burton, architect of the Colorado personh...
MTV and SpinVox Partner to Launch First Ever Integrated Voice Powered Cause-Related Social Networking Campaign 'Stand By What You Say'
...o open discussions
which ultimately helps promote safe sex and lowers the risk of HIV and
Callers are greeted by 2008 Staying Alive Foundation ambassador
Rowland, who prompts them to leave a message at 513-729-6417. The voice
messages are converted to text and posted on a bespoke Staying Alive Blo...
Tampax and Always Launch Protecting Futures Program Dedicated to Helping African Girls Stay in School
... fund a traveling health care provider for all of the children at these schools.
-- In addition, Tampax and Always help sponsor the HERO Youth ambassador
program through their teen-focused website, Beinggirl.com. Twenty-four teens from across the U.S.A. were selected to become Youth Ambassador...
BD and PEPFAR Collaborate to Strengthen Laboratory Systems in Fight Against HIV/AIDS and TB
...nies like BD and working in
partnership with host nations, we will achieve more in the fight against
HIV/AIDS and TB together than we can alone," said ambassador
U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator. "PEPFAR supports national health authorities
and non- governmental organizations - including local faith-and...
ambassador in Biological News
'World Energy Outlook' to be presented at Rice University Dec. 9
...onal Energy Agency Oct. 1. A former U.S. diplomat, Jones served as the U.S. ambassador
to four countries: Israel (2005-2008), Kuwait (2001-2004), Kazakhstan (1998...career, Jones gained a wide range of policy experience in energy policy. As ambassador
in Kuwait, he held discussions with international oil companies and with th...
American Society for Microbiology honors Victor de Lorenzo
Throughout his career, Dr. de Lorenzo has traversed and transcended national boundaries. He has served as an eloquent international ambassador
for microbiology and an exceptional role model for young scientists. Dr. de Lorenzo has organized a number of international scientific meetings, inclu...
American Society for Microbiology honors Vickie S. Baselski
...the ASM to open lines of communication and put the spotlight on clinical microbiologists in venues that had been previously overlooked and acted as an ambassador
in the realm of policymaking. Dr. Baselski began her influential work in this area as ASM's representative to the Negotiated Rulemaking Committee, wh...
'Genetic corridors' are next step to saving tigers
...f tigers, poaching of tiger prey, and habitat loss all of which are being targeted and mitigated.
The meeting, hosted by UN Under-Secretary General ambassador
Joseph Verner Reed, was opened with a welcoming statement by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and marked the first time government, business, and conserv...
Conference to examine role technology can play in helping US manage healthcare costs
SPEAKERS: Peter Neupert, Microsofts corporate vice president for health strategy, will deliver the keynote address. Connie Morella, U.S. ambassador
and permanent representative to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and former Maryland representative, will also address...
Balzan Foundation announces 2007 winners
...dy of their properties".
The President of the Balzan Foundation "Prize", ambassador
Bruno Bottai motivated the assignment of the Balzan Prize for Humanity, Pea...tes submitted by the most important international cultural institutions.
Bottai, expressed satisfaction for the prestige of the eminent scholars who...
ambassador in Biological Technology
Advertising ambassador explains the reinvention of marketing
Shereshewsky, right, receives an award from Raj Veeramani, director of the E-Business Institute. Madison, Wis. Marketing in a digital universe is a brave new world of advertising, says Jerry Shereshewsky, ambassador
plenipotentiary to Madison Avenue for Yahoo.
A University of Wisconsin st...
Neogen Partners With Chinese Government
...h-level meeting between Chinese Minister of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, Wang Yong, Scotland's First Minister, the United Kingdom's ambassador
to China, Sir William Ehrman, and Neogen representatives, led to the final agreement.
"This is fantastic news for Neogen Europe, Scottish jobs a...
Campaign to Increase the Awareness and Understanding of Lou Gehrig's Disease Reaches 22 U.S. States
... lived, and for this courage in confronting ALS. We must find a way to make ALS a thing of the past," said Michael Goldsmith, an ALS patient, ALS TDI ambassador
and one of the inspirations of the MLB led 4ALS Awareness campaign.
Following his diagnosis, Mr. Goldsmith wrote and had published an article in ...
Zayed Future Energy Prize Recognizes Dipal C. Barua
"It is a great honour to receive this recognition inspired by the vision of HH the late Sheikh Zayed," said Mr. Barua. "I consider myself a global ambassador
of the Prize, and would like to carry forward the message of environmental sensitivity that is being championed by the leadership of Abu Dhabi."
Ukrainian President Yushchenko: Pharmaceuticals 'Very Important'
... leaders, academics, and diplomats attended this
invitation-only event, including three former United States ambassadors to
Ukraine and the current US ambassador
to Kyiv William Taylor.
President Yushchenko discussed the current political and economic
situation in Ukraine. The President repeated his strong su...
Susan G. Komen for the Cure Announces Recipients of 2007 Komen Brinker Award for Scientific Distinction
...ess and Passion in the Search for the Cures.' Susan G.
Komen for the Cure's Art for the Cure program, which features a special
traveling exhibition of ambassador
Brinker's collection of Hungarian art,
will be featured at the dinner event to celebrate the organizations 25th
anniversary and the 15th anniversary o...
AIDS and tobacco are worldwide killers: Is bioscience doing enough to stop them?
...s: Arrest AIDS and develop an antidote to nicotine addiction, and the planet will be a safer and more productive place.
Tom Loftus, the former U.S. ambassador
to Norway and the former Speaker of the Wisconsin Assembly, added a sobering global perspective to last weeks Wisconsin Life Sciences & Venture Confer...
Indian trade possibilities boggle the mind
...portunity , Rajinder Bedi (Indian by birth, but now an American citizen), managing director of Illinois Office of Trade and Investment (OTI), the U.S. ambassador
to India, numerous Indian dignitaries, and a group of Illinois executives from the high-tech, biotech, and venture capital sectors, the Illinois Farm...
BIO 2007: Wisconsin makes its presence felt
...Pavilion at BIO 2007 Doyle is introduced by Jim Leonhart. (9MB. Credit: Rod Hise) While Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle , former state senator and U.S. ambassador
to Norway Tom Loftus, and University of Wisconsin-Madison virologist Yoshihiro Kawaoka don't quite have the star power of Fox or the majesty of Jor...