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2014-05-02 16:20:46

VA Chamber of Commerce 19th Annual "FANTASTIC 50" Awards Banquet ARLINGTON, Va., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arlington-based government professional services firm Millennium Corporation was honored by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce at their annual "FANTASTIC 50" awards banquet. Millennium Corporation was presented with the Virginia Vanguard Award for the "Highest Growth Rate Overall of the Virginia Fantastic 50." The ceremony was held at the Westfields Marriott in Chantilly, VA,...

2014-04-29 08:37:44

- Five Joint Research Projects Underway - GAITHERSBURG, Md. and ADELPHI, Md., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedImmune, the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca, and the University System of Maryland announced today that the initial research collaboration between MedImmune and the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) has been expanded to include the University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. The collaborators have also...

2014-04-28 23:11:35

UMBC at The Universities at Shady Grove’s Graduate Information Session provides an opportunity for individuals to learn about the Division of Professional Studies graduate programs offered at the Shady Grove campus, including Cybersecurity, Biotechnology, and Geographic Information Systems. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 UMBC at USG’s Graduate Information Session will be held on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. in the Camille Kendall Academic Center (Building III) at USG....

2014-04-22 08:40:19

Visionary Alexandria Summit drives innovation and collaboration at Alexandria's urban science and technology campus in New York City NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE), an approximately $9 billion total market capitalization real estate investment trust uniquely focused on clustering Class A assets in urban science and technology campuses located in the heart of centers of innovation, announced that the Alexandria Summit on...

2014-04-21 08:25:57

Strategic opportunity allows Alexandria to capture strong demand from high-quality science and digital health companies for its world-class, urban campus in the heart of San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE), an approximately $9 billion total market capitalization real estate investment trust uniquely focused on clustering Class A assets in urban science and technology campuses located in the heart of centers of...

2014-04-09 08:32:36

Company Donates $150,000 to Serve Active Duty and Wounded Troops, Military Families, and Caregivers MCLEAN, Va., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore (USO-Metro) named Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) the first Center Operations Sponsor of the USO Warrior and Family Center at Bethesda. As a sponsor, SAIC will donate $150,000, over the next three years, to assist with the center's daily operations and programs to benefit...

2014-03-24 23:22:20

By curating innovators and communities beyond the tech sector, Canvas’ Refraction Reston is unique from any other co-working space in region. Reston, VA (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Northern Virginia’s vibrant technology, nonprofit and creative communities now have access to a pioneering 12,000 square foot co-working space with a 5,000 square foot growth annex in Reston Town Center that will empower collaboration and innovation among entrepreneurs and startups from diverse industries beyond...

2014-03-20 23:33:23

Dr. Sanjay Jain will be at the Takoma Park Community Center from 7-9 PM on March 27th to speak about his new book Optimal Living 360: Smart Decision Making for a Balanced Life. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Dr. Sanjay Jain has spent the last month traveling around the United States to promote his Amazon.com bestselling book Optimal Living 360: Smart Decision Making for a Balanced Life. That tour continues next week on March 27th in Takoma Park. The event will be held at the...

2014-03-20 12:22:15

Purple Line Corridor Coalition Hosts Inaugural Workshop COLLEGE PARK, Md., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Purple Line Corridor Coalition (PLCC) will host an inaugural regional workshop, "Beyond the Tracks: Community Development in the Purple Line Corridor," March 21, 2014 at the University of Maryland's School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. It is the first Purple Line-related event of its kind in the Washington region and the largest assembly of community...

2014-03-18 23:27:39

After conducting a nationwide executive search led by healthcare leadership solutions firm B. E. Smith, Prince George’s Hospital Center (PGHC) in Cheverly, Md., has hired Candace Hanrahan as chief nursing officer. A seasoned healthcare executive with more than 30 years of clinical experience, Hanrahan will assume her new duties on April 12. LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 After conducting a nationwide executive search led by healthcare leadership solutions firm B. E. Smith, Prince...


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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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