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Education News Archive - May 23, 2008

The following area students received degrees from Millersville University on May 10. Adamstown - Eric Gervase, master of business administration. Brownstown - Paula Garman, master of education in language and literacy. Columbia - Sherry Welsh, master of social work.

Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'