Education News Archive - September 14, 2006

PHOENIX, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting this month, University of Phoenix -- the institution that pioneered degree programs for working adults and propelled online degree programs into the mainstream of higher education -- will celebrate its 30th anniversary.

Word of the Day
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'