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2014-06-24 16:24:35

CHICAGO, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alan R. Yordy, MBA, FACHE, president and chief mission officer, Peace Health, Vancouver, WA, has been installed as chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) for fiscal year 2014-15. In an election held during the 2014 Catholic Health Assembly in Chicago, June 22-24, Sr. Judith Ann Karam, CSA, FACHE, congregational leader, Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine in Richfield, Ohio, was...

2014-05-20 12:28:58

Dr. Griswold will apply a lifetime of experience in America's top arts institutions to strengthen, distinguish and expand the museum's influence as it enters its second century CLEVELAND, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cleveland Museum of Art's Board of Trustees today voted unanimously to name Dr. William M. Griswold, a distinguished scholar, renowned curator and experienced museum leader, its next director. Griswold's confirmation comes at a unique time in the life of the...

2014-05-02 12:27:25

WASHINGTON, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- William A. Thoet, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of The ALS Association, announced today that Barbara Newhouse has been named President and CEO of The Association after an extensive nationwide search. She will begin work on June 2, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140502/83774 ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. Eventually, people with ALS lose the...

2014-04-03 12:30:52

BOSTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tufts Medical Center Board of Trustees announced today that it has voted unanimously to appoint Michael Wagner, MD, FACP as President and CEO of Tufts Medical Center and Floating Hospital for Children on a permanent basis. Wagner, a nationally respected physician executive and health care thought leader, has held the title of Interim President and CEO since September 2013. He had previously served as President and CEO of the...

2014-03-05 08:27:22

NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Production Resource Group, L.L.C. (PRG) is proud to congratulate Jim Kelley, PRG Director of Global Accounts, Corporate and Trade Show Services, on being named to a three-year term on the Board of Trustees of the Incentive Research Foundation (IRF). Kelley has also been awarded the 2013 Distinguished Service Professional of the Year by the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA). "I am honored to be selected to serve on the IRF...

2014-02-19 23:32:15

Pennock Health Services announces plans to build a 49-bed hospital and medical arts building (physician offices and outpatient services) on property owned by Pennock at the corner of M-37 and M-43 in Rutland Township. Hastings, Michigan (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Pennock Health Services announces plans to build a 49-bed hospital and medical arts building (physician offices and outpatient services) on property owned by Pennock at the corner of M-37 and M-43 in Rutland Township. Pennock had...

2014-02-13 23:00:12

Mercy College Board of Trustees Chairman Gary Brown is pleased to announce that Kay Cioffi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sequitor Partners, has joined the College’s Board of Trustees. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Mercy College Board of Trustees Chairman Gary Brown is pleased to announce that Kay Cioffi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sequitor Partners, has joined the College’s Board of Trustees. "Ms. Cioffi brings tremendous leadership...

2014-01-14 12:27:49

Board of Trustees conducting nationwide search for next CEO who will continue to advance the transformation of healthcare in North Texas ARLINGTON, Texas, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Health Resources announced today that longtime chief executive officer Douglas D. Hawthorne, FACHE, has provided the Board of Trustees with notice of his intent to step down from his role as chief executive officer by the end of this year. Hawthorne has served as CEO of Texas Health...

2014-01-07 08:24:59

Secures Financial Stability Sets Next Goal To Increase Endowment To $150 Million Announces New Board Co-Chairs, Maurice Marciano And Lilly Tartikoff Karatz LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Trustees of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA) announced today that in less than ten months, it has met and exceeded its goal of raising the museum's endowment to an historic high of over $100,000,000, thereby securing independence as the only...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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