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2013-10-01 23:35:54

Chippewa Hills, Big Rapids and Ferris State University athletic departments have offered to make one of their fall home football games this season an Eagle Village game – two of which will be “Blue Outs” to recognize Child Abuse Prevention. Hersey, MI (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Even though April is officially Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month, families, schools and communities are taking action every day of the year to ensure that children are safe. To help accomplish this, Eagle...

2013-09-30 23:18:04

Zombie Tag is the latest in creative fundraising at East Tennessee State University. Johnson City, TN (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 ETSU and General Shale Natural History Museum and Visitors Center at the Gray Fossil Site is organizing a campus-wide game of Zombie Tag, as well as several other zombie-themed activities throughout the day for all ages. Museum leadership is using the current “zombie culture” to raise awareness about science education and paleontology, as well as to include...

2013-09-27 23:28:43

UMBC at the Universities at Shady Grove’s I/O Psychology Graduate Program Information Session provides an opportunity for individuals to learn about UMBC’s I/O Psychology Master in Professional Studies, and how a graduate degree can help advance their career in the psychology industry. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 UMBC I/O Psychology Graduate Program Information Session will be held on Wednesday, October 23, 2013, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in Rockville, Maryland. The session...

2013-09-26 23:39:08

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County’s (UMBC) Biotechnology Graduate Programs Virtual Information Session provides an opportunity for individuals to learn about UMBC’s Biotechnology Master in Professional Studies and Graduate Certificate Programs, and how a graduate degree can help advance their career in the biotech industry. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 UMBC’s Biotechnology Graduate Programs’ Virtual Information Session will be held on Thursday, October 17,...

2013-09-25 23:37:00

UMBC at the Universities at Shady Grove’s Biotechnology Graduate Programs Information Session provides an opportunity for individuals to learn about UMBC’s Biotechnology Master in Professional Studies and Graduate Certificate Programs. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 UMBC’s Biotechnology Graduate Programs’ Information Session will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2013, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Rockville, Maryland. The session will provide an overview of the...

2013-09-25 23:04:15

Cambridge EnTech, a division of Cambridge International, is pleased to learn that the Maryland Hawk Corporation Technologies Greenhouse is a recipient of the Maryland Energy Administration’s (MEA) Game Changers grant program. Cambridge EnTech signed a teaming agreement with Maryland Hawk Corporation in 2012 to partner on the project. Cambridge, Maryland (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Cambridge EnTech, a division of Cambridge International, is pleased to learn that the Maryland Hawk...

2013-09-25 23:01:51

The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Department of Chemistry & Applied Biological Sciences unveiled its new 3M Biochemistry Laboratory at a dedication today. The new lab comes as a result of a $200,000 gift from 3M. Rapid City, S.D. (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Department of Chemistry & Applied Biological Sciences unveiled its new 3M Biochemistry Laboratory at a dedication today. The new lab comes as a result of a...

2013-09-24 13:38:36

A team from the University of Texas at Arlington has used mathematical modeling to develop a computer simulation they hope will one day improve the treatment of dangerous reactions to medical implants such as stents, catheters and artificial joints. The work resulted from a National Institutes of Health-funded collaboration by research groups headed by Liping Tang, professor of bioengineering in the UT Arlington College of Engineering, and Jianzhong Su, chairman and professor in the UT...

2013-09-23 23:31:45

UMBC’s Cybersecurity Graduate Programs Information Session provides an opportunity for individuals to learn about UMBC’s Cybersecurity Master in Professional Studies and Graduate Certificate Programs offered at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, MD. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 UMBC’s Cybersecurity Graduate Programs’ Information Session will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Rockville, Maryland. The session will provide an...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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