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Lasker

Emanuel. 1868--1941, German chess player: world champion (1894-- 1921)
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Along with Darius Defoe and Kai Williams, Lasker is in the hunt for a Commonwealth Games spot.
One of the senior men on the Eagles roster, Lasker was captain for last week's win over the Raiders.
Guard Lasker conceded the team 'weren't good enough' and didn't pull any punches after the game.
Lasker was one of the few African American students who initially decided to participate in fencing, and he knew almost nothing about the sport when he took it up on a whim.
2012 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research award--Michael Sheetz, 65, Columbia University, New York City; James Spudich, 70, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA; and Ronald Vale, 53, University of California, San Francisco--"for opening up the study of cytoskeletal motor proteins, whose activities are essential for numerous processes, such as muscle contraction, intracellular movement, and cell locomotion.
Yet Lasker succeeded in telescoping these decorative cells, be they large or small, into a convincing and personal abstract imagery of loosely gridded or checkerboard patterns, or as large single units.
People are reading a lot of intent into that click," said Pontiflex CEO Zephrin Lasker.
Lasker was born in 188o and grew up in Galveston, Texas, where his father, a German-Jewish immigrant, was a prosperous businessman and influential figure in local politics.
Arnall Patz, director emeritus of the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute, a pivotal figure in the history of ophthalmology and the recipient of both a Presidential Medal of Freedom and an Albert Lasker Award for his groundbreaking research into the causes and prevention of blindness, died recently.
In the tradition of participatory documentary filmmaking, Lasker lived among the girls she was filming for 66 days and nights--an immersion that would not have been accessible to a male filmmaker, making this a necessarily woman-directed film.
In her first documentary, twentysomething Hen Lasker revisits the place where she discovered lesbian love: boot camp.