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2011-03-02 09:26:00

WASHINGTON, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) is pleased to announce the addition of former Senator Byron Dorgan (D-ND). Senator Dorgan joins the BPC as a Senior Fellow after serving for a total of thirty years in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. In his new role at the BPC, Senator Dorgan will be working on a number of issues with a specific emphasis on energy policy. "Senator Dorgan has had a remarkable career, having served for...

2011-02-23 10:29:00

LOUISVILLE, Colo., Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Just one month after announcing their partnership in bipartisan healthcare reform, Tom Daschle, former Democratic Senate majority leader, and Bill Frist, M.D., former Republican Senate majority leader, have confirmed they will keynote the 2011 GHX Healthcare Supply Chain Summit. The Summit is the largest event in healthcare that focuses on the entire supply chain and brings participants from across the industry to address a range of critical...

2011-01-18 09:30:00

Project will help states develop bipartisan, workable solutions to overcome their health system challenges WASHINGTON, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Calling "constructive engagement on health reform vital to our nation's future," the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) today launched its Health Project, led by former Senate Majority Leaders Tom Daschle and Bill Frist, and former Governor Ted Strickland. "We know there remains a great political divide over the future of the...

2011-01-12 15:19:00

SMYRNA, Tenn., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A group of local volunteers under the auspices of Humanity Bridge, a nonprofit organization, will be traveling to Nnewi, Nigeria on Thursday, January 13, 2011 to offer healthcare services and hope to the poor and underserved. Humanity Bridge volunteers have travelled to Nigeria many times to offer support, so their return is much awaited. Armed with a broad range of skills, experience and the support of friends, colleagues and...

2010-12-23 16:00:00

Frist-Organized Exhibition Opens Feb. 19, 2011, With Free Community Day NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vishnu: Hinduism's Blue-Skinned Savior, the first major museum exhibition to focus on the Hindu deity Vishnu has been organized by the Frist Center for the Visual Arts and will open with a free community preview day Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011. The exhibition will open to the public as a ticketed exhibition Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, and will remain on view in the...

2010-12-02 17:36:00

Exhibition Transforms Ordinary Moments into Indelible Images NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- William Eggleston: Anointing the Overlooked, an exhibition bringing together recent works and iconic photographs by one of today's most renowned photographers, William Eggleston, opens in the Upper Level Gallery of the Frist Center for the Visual Arts Jan. 21, 2011, and remains on view through May 1, 2011. The exhibition, originated by the Frist Center for the Visual...

2010-09-01 16:28:00

Ticket Includes Admission to Chihuly Exhibition NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advance timed tickets for The Birth of Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Musee d'Orsay, opening Oct. 15, 2010, at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, are now on sale at www.fristcenter.org (additional charges apply), through the advance ticket call center (866-683-4978) and on site at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts in downtown Nashville. Tickets to The Birth of Impressionism...

2010-07-16 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has appointed Dr. Mark T. Esper to the position of vice president, Government Relations. Esper will report to Thomas M. Culligan, the company's executive vice president of Business Development and CEO of Raytheon International, Inc. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100716/NE35918 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100716/NE35918 ) "Mark joins Raytheon following a distinguished career on Capitol...

2010-05-26 07:00:00

MECHANICSBURG, Pa., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Select Medical Holdings Corporation (the "Company") (NYSE: SEM), the parent of Select Medical Corporation, today announced the appointment of former Senate Majority Leader William H. Frist, M.D., as a new independent director to serve on the Company's Board of Directors, effective today. Dr. Frist will bring significant new perspectives to the Board along with substantial experience in the medical field and health care industry. "We are...

2010-04-20 12:01:00

Exhibition Explores the Rebirth of High Fashion in Europe after World War II NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Golden Age of Couture: Paris and London 1947-1957, an exhibition that transports visitors to the most glamorous fashion houses of Paris and London in the years after WWII, opens in the Ingram Gallery of the Frist Center for the Visual Arts on June 18, 2010, and remains on view through Sept. 12, 2010. The exhibition was organized by the Victoria & Albert...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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