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2013-12-11 23:03:05

Heralded as an award-winning educator and engineering role model, Professor Pamela McCauley Bush is honored to serve as Grand Marshal at the University of Central Florida Fall 2013 Commencement Ceremony this Friday, December 13th. A full professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems at UCF where she leads the Human Factors in Disaster Management Research Team and directs the Ergonomics Laboratory, Professor Bush inspires and motivates students and...

2013-12-05 23:30:34

Information adults need to make decisions about their education is easy to find at Penn State’s streamlined user-friendly website for prospective adults and current adult students, whether they want to take classes at a Penn State campus or online through the World Campus. University Park, PA (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 Adults age 25 and older are returning to school in growing numbers. The National Center for Education Statistics projects these enrollments will rise 20 percent to 10.7...

2013-11-22 23:03:25

Protected Trust this week signed an industry partnership agreement with Florida Polytechnic University that will help to ensure industry-relevant learning experiences for Florida Poly students while connecting Protected Trust with emerging high-tech talent. Winter Haven, Fla. (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 Protected Trust this week signed an industry partnership agreement with Florida Polytechnic University that will help to ensure industry-relevant learning experiences for Florida Poly...

2013-11-20 23:22:48

Name change reflects the growing scope and influence competition in its fifth year. Seaside, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 The organizers of the Monterey Bay Regional Business Plan Competition today announced that the competition is changing its name to The Startup Challenge to reflect the broader reach of the Challenge to bring new ideas and new resources to the region. “Competitions such as ours are important vehicles for encouraging and fostering innovation and economic growth,”...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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