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2010-08-10 07:50:00

SHANGHAI, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Expo 2010 Shanghai reaches its midway mark, a new group of Student Ambassadors is joining the USA Pavilion. These college students and recent graduates, all fluent in Mandarin Chinese, represent the United States at the Expo, engaging, informing and entertaining nearly 50,000 visitors each day. "For most Expo-goers, the USA Pavilion is their first - and possibly only - interaction with Americans," explained Peter Winter, Student Ambassador Program...

2010-06-04 08:09:00

SHANGHAI, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Reusable grocery bags are certainly not a new concept in the USA - and now it's catching on in China. A group of US college students who are volunteering at the US Pavilion are teaming up with Chinese teenagers to help spread the word about the waste created by single-use plastic bags. The American Student Ambassadors at the USA Pavilion are volunteering on their days off outside of the Shanghai Expo Park to spread eco-friendly concepts to primary and...

2010-01-25 02:00:00

ZURICH, January 25 /PRNewswire/ -- - Cross Reference: Picture is Distributed via EPA (European Pressphoto Agency) and can be Downloaded Free of Charge at: http://www.presseportal.ch/de/pm/100005598/?langid=2 Maurice Lacroix has created an inspiring, meaningful and above all, authentic brand campaign: "Follow Your Convictions". With the help of their new world-renowned ambassadors Sir Bob Geldof, Jimmy Wales and Justin Rose, Maurice Lacroix are inspiring the world to be who they...

2010-01-22 13:50:51

NASA has selected 105 of its best and brightest interns and fellows for the NASA Student Ambassador Program. The agency uses the program to engage undergraduate and graduate students in NASA science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, research and interactive opportunities. Selected students represent 33 states and 81 universities from across the nation. NASA managers and mentors nominated the recipients from the hundreds of interns and fellows engaged in research and education...

2009-11-19 18:01:00

LONDON, November 20 /PRNewswire/ -- - Sony World Photography Awards and UNICEF Mark the 20th Anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) The World Photography Organisation and UNICEF are launching a global initiative to raise awareness of children's rights and mark the 20th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) on 20 November 2009. Together, the World Photography Organisation and UNICEF, supported...

2009-09-23 05:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Hard Rock International's global Ambassadors of Rock Tour is heading to "Sin City" for the Grand Opening of the new Hard Rock Cafe Las Vegas! On Thursday, October 15th, rock icon Chris Cornell will perform at Hard Rock Cafe Las Vegas, located on The Strip, as part of Hard Rock's Ambassadors of Rock Tour, a global concert series featuring top artists and bands. GRAMMY(R) Award-winning Native American musician Micki Free will kick off the event with...

2009-08-21 10:24:00

GARDEN CITY, N.Y., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Richard Merkin and HealthCare Partners, IPA, New York salutes its outstanding Senior Ambassadors who have distinguished themselves by participating in paid opportunities to input their skills into the workforce at HealthCare Partners, IPA offices in New York in an administrative capacity, and also by contributing to community outreach. HealthCare Partners, IPA manages and administers healthcare products for contracted health plans and provides...

2009-05-26 13:29:39

The U.S. space agency says it has selected more than 80 high-performing interns to become student ambassadors. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration said the new program is designed to engage undergraduate and graduate students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The first group of student ambassadors includes interns from 35 states and 64 different universities. As NASA prepares to develop and deploy a next generation of space vehicles, the agency requires...

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2009-05-26 12:45:00

NASA is taking further steps to engage undergraduate and graduate students in NASA science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, research and interactive opportunities. In one such effort, NASA has inducted more than 80 high-performing interns into the newly unveiled NASA Student Ambassadors Virtual Community. This first group of students includes interns from 35 states and 64 different universities. "As NASA prepares to develop and deploy a next generation of space vehicles, the...

2009-05-26 11:24:00

Winner of Ambassadors of Rock Battle of the Bands to Perform Onstage at Hard Rock Calling 2009 Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, Neil Young and The Killers To Headline Hard Rock Calling - First Tour Stop of Hard Rock's Ambassadors of Rock Worldwide Concert Tour ORLANDO, Fla., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling all rock fans! You now have the chance to shape the fortune of one of America's hottest up-and-coming bands! After battling it out at Hard Rock Cafe locations across the country,...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.