Quantcast

Latest American Association of State Colleges and Universities Stories

2014-01-25 23:00:03

Internationally-renowned author, educator and motivational speaker Baruti Kafele will be the featured speaker at the University of the Virgin Islands’ fourth annual Man-Up Male Empowerment Conference. Virgin Islands (PRWEB) January 26, 2014 Internationally-renowned author, educator and motivational speaker Baruti Kafele will be the featured speaker at the University of the Virgin Islands’ fourth annual Man-Up Male Empowerment Conference. The conference is scheduled for Monday, Feb. 3,...

2014-01-24 23:00:39

The National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) announced the recipients of this year’s NADIIIAA/JOSTENS Community Service Awards, and Stevens Institute of Technology was the winner in the One-Time Project Category. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 The National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) announced the recipients of this year’s NADIIIAA/JOSTENS Community Service Awards, and Stevens Institute of Technology was the...

2014-01-23 16:25:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA), the nation's leading substance abuse prevention organization, has appointed Dr. Kenneth Dobbins, President of Southeast Missouri State University, to its Board of Directors. Dr. Dobbins brings more than 30 years of experience in Academic administration to CADCA's diverse Board of Directors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130130/DC51396LOGO) "Higher Ed leaders know...

2014-01-17 08:21:33

ATLANTA, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Katherine Mason has earned her Accredited in Public Relations (APR) certification, it was announced today by the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (www.prsageorgia.org). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120223/CL58658LOGO) Mason is an Account Manager at Atlanta public relations agency Jackson Spalding, where she is a key member of the Primrose Schools(®) Franchise PR team. She has also led national campaigns...

2014-01-16 23:03:23

Orleans Parish School Board, Thurgood Marshall College Fund, Southern University at New Orleans, and Connections Education announce a new blended public school. The tuition-free college preparatory academy will combine classroom-based and online instruction for students in New Orleans. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Connections Education, Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), and Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) are pleased to announce that students in New Orleans,...

2014-01-15 16:27:15

AUGUSTA, Maine, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, U.S. News & World Reports selected UMA in its national ranking of universities offering top online degree programs. After making U.S. News & World Reports top picks last year with a national ranking of 103(rd) in Best Online Bachelor programs, UMA climbed this year to 61(st) in the nation among the almost 300 schools considered by the magazine. "We are not only pleased to have made U.S....

2014-01-15 08:25:54

The educational website BestCounselingDegrees.net announces its 2014 rankings for top online counseling degrees based on affordability. WILMINGTON, Del., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 25 most affordable top online counseling degree programs in the United States are now ranked in a new article published on BestCounselingDegrees.net. The schools named in the article were gleaned from a list of more than 100 top online bachelor's degree programs as rated by U.S. News and World Report. The...

2014-01-09 23:02:50

Eastern Kentucky University is the top-ranked Kentucky school for Best Online Master's Degree Programs and is in the top 100 for online graduate programs for Education and Nursing. Richmond, KY (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Eastern Kentucky University is ranked among the best in the U.S. News & World Report’s recently announced 2014 Best Online Education Program Rankings. EKU is the highest-ranking Kentucky school among Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs and one of only two...

2014-01-09 12:29:07

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebAssign, a benefit company dedicated to enhancing education, today announced the appointment of Jack Y. Narayan, Ph.D. as Chief Academic Officer for WebAssign. In joining WebAssign's executive team, Dr. Narayan will represent the academic community regarding such topics as trends in education technology and evolving teaching models. The CAO role aligns with WebAssign's deep connection with its faculty customers and company mission to...

2014-01-09 08:25:08

Artists to work directly with students, faculty, staff and Northern Utah community to share expertise and experiences OGDEN, Utah, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Weber State University Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities (http://weber.edu/cah), the Western region's foremost institution for student-centered teaching and research, today announced Jonathan Harris and Ana Castillo as the Hurst Artists in Residence for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Hurst...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
Related