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Big Data on Campus to Decline Dropout Rates?

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - What if colleges could predict whether students would drop out of college before they had a chance to? How helpful would this information be in reducing dropout rates and increasing graduation rates? Well, a new system may be able to help do just that. "We have identified factors that can be predictors of student success, which...

CES 2014: A Look Into the Future of Technology

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - The first International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) took place in New York City in June of 1967. Since then, thousands of products have been announced at the yearly show, including the VCR in 1970, the CD Player in 1981, HDTV in 1998, 3D HDTV in 2009 and Ultra HDTV, Flexible OLED and driverless car technology in 2013. Tech expert...

Think Teeth! Help Your Children Reduce the Risk of Tooth Decay

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Did you know that tooth decay is the most common chronic disease among children in the United States? The good news is it can be prevented. This year, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) wants to remind parents to "think teeth." Parents can help children combat cavities and tooth decay by practicing good daily...