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Education News Archive - November 29, 2006

POMONA, Calif., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- International Polytechnic (I-Poly) High School, a program that integrates academics with real-world applications and teamwork, has been honored with the California School Board Association's Golden Bell Award.

Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.