Education News Archive - August 10, 2011

The world’s largest Christian university continues its explosive growth by adding 10,000 students to its online enrollment in little more than a year Lynchburg, VA (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Liberty University proved yet again why it is one of the largest four-year universities in the United States with an announcement last month that its online program has reached an enrollment of nearly 62,000 students.

GrassrootsHealth seeks to influence public health by launching a breast cancer prevention study, focusing on the role vitamin D deficiency plays in affecting breast cancer rates in women over 60. (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 A new study will seek to examine the effects of vitamin D deficiency in relation to breast cancer rates – specifically, the study centers around investigating the occurrence of breast cancer among a population of women 60 and over who achieve and maintain a targeted vitamin D serum level in the bloodstream.

America's first national Greek yogurt brand launches a new smartphone app for Android, iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad that features recipes and nutritional information. Sun Valley, CA (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Loaded with dozens of easy-to-prepare options for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks, the Voskos Greek Yogurt Recipes App was released for the Android and iPhone platforms on August 3, 2011.

Educators Add Longevity and Durability to Posters, Banners, Cutouts and Manipulatives With Safe Cold-Lamination Technology Plymouth, MN (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Without using heat or even electricity, educators can protect and preserve instructional aids more easily than ever before with today’s launch of the VariQuest Cold Laminator 2510 from Varitronics, a leading manufacturer and supplier of products that support visual and tactile learners.

This professional grade device allows users to simultaneously copy up to a whopping 15 Blu-ray, DVD or CD discs, or laser-etch 15 DVD or CD LightScribe labels, at a time. Chatsworth, CA (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Aleratec continues to make Blu-ray duplication faster and more efficient.

This unique job board from ResumeBear will only feature 100% verified job postings in efforts to eliminate wasted time for job seekers. Solana Beach, Ca (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 “We have already had an astounding success.

Revolution PAC calls on businesses, organizations, and individuals to act on one day Ron Paul fundraiser. Northbrook, IL (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Revolution PAC, the Super PAC formed in July to support the presidential ambitions of Congressman Ron Paul, has announced a money bomb fundraiser – a “Super PAC Superbomb” – for September 19. “September 19 marked the first of the battles of Saratoga, which taken together amounted to a significant turning point in the War for Independence,” said Revolution PAC President Gary Franchi.

MessageSolution, the global technology leader in enterprise information archiving and eDiscovery, unveils its Archive Data Replication (ADR), a comprehensive, automated real-time disaster recovery solution complimenting its revolutionary Multi-Tenant Archiving Platform for Managed Service Providers (MSPs).

Marquette University High School Alumni Association praises alumnus Charles C. DuBois as a community leader Palmyra, Wis. (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Charles C.

Every parent seems to have a horror story of an inappropriate youth coach—How to protect your kids. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 From coaches who blow smoke in the faces of kids that make mistakes to coaches that slap players, any parent who has had a child play sports has seen or heard of these abuses, yet parents seem helpless to stop inappropriate adults from coaching their children.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.