Education News Archive - May 17, 2011

Mount Sinai School of Medicine today honored U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-New York), Nancy G. Brinker, founder of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, and three scientific pioneers at its 42nd commencement ceremony held at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center.

CRN’s Tech Elite List Credits VARs with Deep Technical Expertise and Premier Certifications in North America Vienna, VA (PRWEB) May 15, 2011 The Signature Group, Inc.

RZSoft announces a new product Youtube Movie Maker; now customers can use Youtube Movie Maker to make and upload YouTube videos easier. (PRWEB) May 15, 2011 RZSoft announces a new product Youtube Movie Maker.

Throughout their marriage Jon and Katie Cook discussed building a business together.

The Microsoft Technology Centers migrated approximately 12,000 site collections and 200 custom lists from SharePoint 2007 to the Microsoft IT hosted platform in six weeks with DocAve Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) May 16, 2011 AvePoint, a proven leader in providing infrastructure management software solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, today announced that the Microsoft Technology Centers (MTCs), a collaborative environment that helps organizations achieve their business goals using Microsoft and partner technologies, used DocAve to perform a migration of its data and content stored on SharePoint 2007 to a Microsoft-internal hosted SharePoint 2010 environment.

Funding Aims to Improve Teaching and Raise Achievement Roanoke, Va.

The Pinnacle Schools are accepting summer session applications. Space is available but limited. Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) May 15, 2011 The Pinnacle Schools are accepting summer session applications.

A new study from the Family Acceptance Project links anti-gay victimization in middle and high school with a variety of health and mental health problems, including increased risks of suicide attempts and HIV/AIDS. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2011 Critical new research has found that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth who experience high levels of school victimization in middle and high school report impaired health and mental health in young adulthood, including depression, suicide attempts that require medical care, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and risk for HIV.

'Essentials of Law, Ethics and Professional Issues in Complementary and Alternative Medicine' is set to be the definitive guide for CAM students in Australia.

A new edition of an important nursing text from Elsevier Australia – http://www.elsevierhealth.com.au – will be a godsend for local nurses and midwives managing professional portfolios in the wake of national registration. (PRWEB) May 16, 2011 Elsevier Australia has announced publication of a second edition of 'Nursing and Midwifery Portfolios: evidence of continuing competence'. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect the implementation of the 2010 National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (NRAS) for health professionals.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.