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2014-10-13 12:30:20

GREENVILLE, S.C., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its second quarter conference call to be held on Wednesday, October 22. The earnings release will be issued prior to the call. The live broadcast of World Acceptance Corporation's conference call will be available online at http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=100732 on October 22, beginning at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time). The...

2014-01-23 12:32:07

GREENVILLE, S.C., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its third quarter conference call to be held on Tuesday, January 28. The earnings release will be issued prior to the call. The live broadcast of World Acceptance Corporation's conference call will be available online at http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=97831 on January 28, beginning at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time). The...

2013-07-11 16:23:40

Accepting what cannot be changed is key to happiness in old age after loss of independence When older adults lose control as they move into residential care, they adapt and accept what cannot be changed in order to stay happy. According to a new study, by Jaclyn Broadbent, Shikkiah de Quadros-Wander and Jane McGillivray from Deakin University in Australia, when it comes to satisfaction in later life the ability to accept what cannot be changed is as important as the feeling of being able...

2013-07-08 12:07:48

The scientists and conservation workers battling to save the world’s dwindling forests, landscapes and endangered animals live constantly with grief, a leading Australian conservation scientist says. “Assailed with accounts of the loss of species and habitats many ecologists and conservation biologists may be suffering from chronic or acute grief,” says Professor Richard Hobbs of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions...

2012-01-19 15:12:05

For students to accept the theory of evolution, an intuitive “gut feeling” may be just as important as understanding the facts, according to a new study. In an analysis of the beliefs of biology teachers, researchers found that a quick intuitive notion of how right an idea feels was a powerful driver of whether or not students accepted evolution–often trumping factors such as knowledge level or religion. “The whole idea behind acceptance of evolution has been the...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.