Quantcast

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
gammon
  • 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'.
Related