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2014-03-14 04:20:49

LONDON, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hult Prize today announced the six finalists for its annual start-up challenge. Thousands of PhD, MD, MBA, Master's, and undergraduate students pitched startup enterprises aimed at tackling non-communicable-diseases (NCD) in urban slums. This year's Hult Prize challenge topic, selected by President Clinton, asked participants to build sustainable and scalable social enterprises to address NCDs in slums, where nearly a billion...

2014-01-27 04:21:05

ZURICH, January 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EF Education First, world leader in language education, launches its "Global Intern" campaign for the fifth year in a row, thus continuing its tradition of supporting students around the world with building successful and global careers. The winner of "Global Intern 2014" will experience three different work environments in three different destinations: first at EF's headquarters in Zurich, Boston, Shanghai or London; then at one...

2012-10-31 03:24:34

Community colleges in the United States have made huge strides since 2008 in cultivating a global workforce, according to a first-of-its-kind study co-led by a Michigan State University researcher. In 2008, about 51 percent of community colleges offered a basic course in international business. Four years later that number has jumped to 85 percent, said Tomas Hult, director of MSU´s International Business Center, who led the study with Lansing Community College professor William Motz....


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.