Quantcast

Latest Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Stories

2014-04-09 23:01:41

Tremendous growth in enrollments and a changing economic, technological and reputational landscape have prompted the College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Colorado Boulder to set two ambitious new goals for the year 2020. Improvements in the college’s “Best Graduate Schools” rankings, released in mid-March by U.S. News & World Report, indicate good progress in the right direction. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Tremendous growth in enrollments and a...

2014-04-08 23:01:54

Arizona State University hosts Arizona Student Energy Conference with University of Arizona and Northern Arizona University. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 University students from across Arizona set aside in-state rivalries April 1-2 to plan for a better global future at the Arizona Student Energy Conference (AzSEC) at Arizona State University. At the conference, 95 students from Arizona State University, University of Arizona and Northern Arizona University presented their work on...

2014-04-08 16:25:33

Leading universities standardizing on Fuze, giving students access to new resources and curriculum; allowing faculty to connect in new ways, regardless of location SAN FRANCISCO and DENVER, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hearing impaired students in disparate locations learning together through a rich visual experience. Nursing school students interning at hospitals able to remotely attend classes. Fuze video collaboration technology is enabling leading universities across the U.S....

2014-04-08 16:22:07

Campus-wide Integration Adopts 'THINK B1G' Theme COLLEGE PARK, Md., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland today announced plans to commemorate the historic move to the Big Ten Conference. The "THINK B1G" plan includes a series of special events, campus celebrations, and promotional activities to mark the University's entry into the Big Ten Conference on July 1, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130808/DC61542LOGO "The move to the Big Ten Conference is...

2014-04-08 12:31:06

DENVER, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cal-Bay International, Inc. (OTC Markets: CBYI) Headline: Dr. A. Gomez Joins Cal-Bay International, Board of Directors. Cal-Bay International, Inc. today announced the appointment of Dr. A. Gomez to the company's Board of Directors as Vice President of Medical Technology, effective April 15(th), 2014. Company President Walter Nicholas stated, "The appointment of Dr. Gomez to Cal-Bay's management is a major step forward for the company's growth...

2014-04-08 08:28:04

Lineup Featuring Krewella, Logic and Radical Something to Hit 21 College Campuses BOSTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KARMALOOP and EMUZE announced today that the second annual Verge Campus Spring Tour Powered by Spotify will kick off on April 8(th) at the University of Central Florida. This year's Verge Campus Tour will hit 21 college campuses nationwide with electronic dance music act Krewella, def jam hip hop artist Logic, and rising Indie act Radical Something. Concert goers...

2014-04-04 23:30:35

Master’s in Professional Studies (MPS) Program will Fulfill Region’s Need for Qualified Health IT Professionals Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is accepting applications for its new Health Information Technology Master’s Program, offered beginning fall 2014. As technology infiltrates the healthcare industry, the health IT field continues to grow at a rapid pace. The industry presents significant career potential, with postings...

2014-04-04 23:27:08

Olivia Roney Spahn was honored last Saturday, March 29, as an Outstanding Alumni of Communications Studies. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 As a young entrepreneur from the Indianapolis area, Olivia Roney Spahn, was honored with the Outstanding Alumni from her alma mater, IUPUI. The Communications Studies Department chose 2014 as the year to honor to outstanding alumni, one alum who had been out of the department for over 10 years and another who had graduated within the past 10...

2014-04-04 23:22:19

Summer Classes Move Current, Incoming and Visiting Students One Step Closer to Graduation Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) has opened up registration for Summer Session 2014. Summer session at UMBC makes graduating in four years easier to attain, by offering students an opportunity to catch up or get ahead on credits. Current UMBC students, incoming Fall 2014 students, and visiting students from other institutions are all welcome!...

2014-04-04 20:21:52

ARLINGTON, Texas, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Texas at Arlington has named Anne Bavier, a nationally recognized health care leader who has held posts at top ranked universities and at the National Institutes of Health, as the new dean of the College of Nursing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140404/DC99020 Bavier previously served as dean of the University of Connecticut School of Nursing in Storrs, Conn. and also served as dean of the nursing...


Latest Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Reference Libraries

Martin J. Fettman
2012-10-27 13:48:02

Martin Joseph Fettman was selected as a Payload Specialist candidate by NASA in December of 1991 because of his life’s dedication to pathology. He continues today with his dedication by bringing awareness to science in space to many public forums. Fettman was born in Brooklyn, New York on December 31, 1965. He attended Midwood High School in Brooklyn, New York and graduated in 1973. He went on to further his academics at Cornell University. His focus was animal nutrition and in 1976, he...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
Related