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2013-05-28 23:23:07

Creighton University, the No. 1 Midwest Regional University according to the college edition of U.S. News & World Report, was selected to join the 10-league Big East conference, as announced earlier this year. The university, along with Xavier University and Butler University, joins a group of Catholic universities in the Big East: Marquette, Seton Hall, DePaul, Georgetown, St. John´s, Providence and Villanova. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Creighton University, the No. 1 Midwest...

2012-07-23 23:01:51

Annual gathering benefiting coal industry Scholars Program and cancer research aims to become one of West Virginia´s largest philanthropic events. Morgantown, WV (PRWEB) July 23, 2012 Remember The Miners is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Friends of Coal Bob Huggins Fish Fry presented by Little General Stores to be held Friday, August 31, 2012 at the Morgantown Event Center with special guest Jerry West. Kicking off Friends of Coal Bowl weekend, the Bob Huggins Fish Fry, in its second...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'