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2013-04-04 23:02:08

Allen Downey, professor of computer science recently won the Undergraduate Computational Engineering and Sciences (UCES) Award. Needham, Massachusetts (PRWEB) April 04, 2013 Allen Downey, professor of computer science at Olin College of Engineering, recently won the Undergraduate Computational Engineering and Sciences (UCES) Award. The award, funded by the Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship program, recognizes undergraduate faculty who develop courses, programs...


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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.'