Education News Archive - January 24, 2006
By Tracy Correa, The Fresno Bee, Calif. Jan. 25--California State University, Fresno hopes to make a dent in the nursing shortage with an accelerated nursing program that begins in May.
Word of the Day
- To play, gamble.
- To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
- A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.