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August 02, 2011

Dr. Fadlo Khuri Selected as Editor in Chief for CANCER

ATLANTA –August 1, 2011–Fadlo Khuri, M.D. has been selected as the new Editor-in-Chief for Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society. Dr. Khuri will begin his term on September 1, 2011.

July 27, 2011

British Academy and Wiley-Blackwell Announce Result of 2011 Wiley Prize

American developmental psychologist, Dr. Michael Tomasello, has been named as this year’s recipient of the Wiley Prize in Psychology, awarded by the British Academy in partnership with Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa, JWb).

July 27, 2011

Gwinnett County Public Library Celebrates Dummies® Contest

Library Wins More Than 1,800 Dummies Books

July 26, 2011

Wiley-Blackwell Launches First Mobile Application in Clinical Cases Uncovered series

Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., is launching the first mobile application in the Clinical Cases Uncovered series, accessible via iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

July 19, 2011

Wiley-VCH and ChemPubSoc Europe to Launch Open Access Chemistry Journal

Wiley-VCH, part of the scientific and technical publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), and ChemPubSoc Europe, an association of 16 chemical societies, have announced the launch of ChemistryOpen, the first open access chemical society journal.

July 18, 2011

Wiley-Blackwell Partners with TESOL to publish TESOL Quarterly and TESOL Journal

Wiley-Blackwell, the Scientific, Technical, Medical, and Scholarly (STMS) publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., is pleased to announce a new partnership beginning in 2012 with the TESOL International Association (TESOL) to publish its two journals, TESOL Quarterly and TESOL Journal, both of which are currently self-published.

July 14, 2011

APEC Science Prize for Innovation Research and Education (ASPIRE) Established

Wiley and Elsevier, two of the world’s leading publishers of scholarly scientific knowledge, announced today their sponsorship of the APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE Prize) to recognize young scientists who have demonstrated a commitment to both excellence in scientific research, as evidenced by scholarly publication, and cooperation with scientists from other Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)  member economies.

July 13, 2011

Blackboard and Wiley Partner to Combine Learning Content and Tools with Blackboard Learn

Institutions Worldwide Will Gain Access to Wiley’s Content and WileyPLUS within Blackboard Learn

July 11, 2011

Wiley-Blackwell Announces Continued Growth in Impact Factor Journals

Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly (STMS) business of global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced a continued increase in the number and proportion of its journal titles with an impact factor, with 1,087 titles (73%) included in the Thomson ISI® 2010 Journal Citation Reports (JCR).

June 28, 2011

(Defensive) Driving A Good Cause

Structure 44, LLC, license owner of Defensive Driving For Dummies™, has partnered with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Texas by committing up to 2 percent of profits annually to the nationally recognized mentoring program.

June 21, 2011

43 Million Reasons to Move West

Today Structure 44, LLC announced it has expanded its online offering of Defensive Driving For Dummies™ and Traffic School For Dummies™ to include California and Arizona.

June 16, 2011

John Wiley & Sons Announces Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter Results

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWA and JWB), a global provider of content and workflow solutions in areas of scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly research; professional and personal development; and education, today announced results for the fourth quarter and  fiscal year 2011. 

June 16, 2011

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

Wiley announced that the Board of Directors at their meeting today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share on its Class A and Class B Common Stock.

June 15, 2011

Wiley Publishing, Inc. and DreamHost to Launch Web Hosting For Dummies™

Hosting A Web Site Has Never Been Simpler

May 25, 2011

Wiley awarded Code Project’s 2011 Members Choice Awards for Best Books

Wiley received the highest number of votes from CodeProject.com members in the Book category.

May 25, 2011

Wiley and CECity Announce Strategic Alliance for eLearning and Performance Improvement

Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of the global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc., announced a strategic alliance with CECity, Inc. to provide physicians and other healthcare professionals with new, customized quality and learning solutions. CECity is an established provider of cloud-based healthcare information technology platforms that link performance improvement, lifelong learning and quality reporting to drive high-quality clinical outcomes and patient care.

May 23, 2011

‘For Dummies’ Takes Aim at 32 Million Drivers

Defensive Driving For Dummies™ offers drivers a convenient online way to dismiss tickets and lower their insurance premiums

May 17, 2011

WileyPLUS for Halliday’s Fundamentals of Physics, 9e: First Publisher Course to Meet Quality Matters Standards

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (JWa, JWb) announced that WileyPLUS for Halliday’s Fundamentals of Physics, 9th Edition, is the first publisher-developed course to be certified by The Quality Matters Program, and that Wiley has several other courses under review. The Quality Matters Program is a nationally recognized organization dedicated to creating standards for sound online design and effective course content.

May 17, 2011

AARP and Wiley Team Up for New Book Publishing Relationship

AARP and John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (JWa, JWb) today announced a new relationship to create AARP-branded titles targeted to the interests of AARP members. Topics include subjects ranging from personal finances and health to travel, food, and technology.   Helping people 50+ live their best lives will be a common theme in the program.  The first titles to be published will be released in print and ebook formats in early 2012.

April 06, 2011

Wiley Hosts Developmental Psychology Roundtable at SRCD

March 31, Wiley hosted a Wiley Psychology Roundtable focused on developmental psychology, entitled Putting Research into Practice. The invitation-only forum, held at the 2011 SRCD Biennial Meeting in Montreal, was a dynamic discussion about making research in developmental psychology more accessible.