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6941
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Charlotte, the nation's fifth-largest urban region and second-largest financial center, is featured in NORTH CAROLINA magazine's “community profile.” The city boasts tall buildings; the Carolina Panthers NFL team; the Carolina Bobcats NBA team; places for eating, shopping, living, world-class entertainment; and a wide choice of educational opportunities, including UNC-Charlotte, Central Piedmont Community College, which serves 70,000 students, and Johnson & Wales University, famous for its culinary and business schools.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 62 Issue 11, Nov 2004, p29-30, 32-34, 36-38, 40, 42-48, il, map
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When Linda Staunch graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill, employment options for women were generally in the fields of education, nursing, or secretarial service. After teaching for several years, she changed careers in 1983 and entered the field of public relations, which was traditionally open only to men. Now president of Linda Staunch & Associates in New Bern, Staunch is featured in NORTH CAROLINA magazine's “executive profile.”
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 62 Issue 11, Nov 2004, p60-63, por
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6939
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When seeking to attract a biotechnology-related manufacturing plant or research facility, North Carolina competes with almost every other state and several foreign nations. Currently the state ranks third nationally in this area behind California and Massachusetts. The author discusses what makes the state an attractive place for the biotechnology industry and what are North Carolina's chances for taking over the Number One position.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 62 Issue 11, Nov 2004, p16-17
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6942
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North Carolina is investing $640 million in a ten-year plan that it hopes will propel it to the Number One position in the nation in biomanufacturing. Maurer and Aitoro discuss the plan and its director, Dr. Leslie Alexandre, who is president and CEO of the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 62 Issue 11, Nov 2004, p12, 14, 18-20, 22-25, il, por