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2011-06-16 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Visitors to this week's annual eLearning Development Conference (DevCon) in Salt Lake City, Utah, learned about the creative process behind Rockies Mobile, University of the Rockies' seamless online classroom and campus app. The far-reaching learning app was designed and released for University of the Rockies students by Bridgepoint Education (NYSE: BPI), the Rockies' parent company, and the retrospective analysis was presented by Cory Jones,...

2011-05-24 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the growing public profile of holistic, homeopathic and spiritual healthcare, interest in education and training in unconventional medicine has increased. Ashford University has introduced the Bachelor of Arts in Complementary and Alternative Health to serve this demand. In the most recent National Health Interview Survey, conducted in part by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) and the National...

2011-05-23 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The modernization of medical records with electronic health data management has expanded the involvement of digital media and information in the practice of medicine. Growing interest in the academics necessary to build a career in the use, management and distribution of this data has spurred the introduction of Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Health Informatics. As prescribed by the 2009 Health Information Technology for Economic and...

2011-05-16 10:24:00

MINNEAPOLIS, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BridgePoint Medical, Inc., a Minnesota-based medical device company, has announced that they have received clearance of an expanded indication for the CrossBoss(TM) Catheter and Stingray(TM) System from the FDA. The expanded indication includes the intraluminal placement of conventional guidewires beyond stenotic coronary lesions [including chronic total occlusions (CTOs)] prior to PTCA or stent intervention. CTOs are chronically stenosed lesions...

2011-04-20 18:41:00

SAN DIEGO, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE: BPI) today announced that Ashford University has updated its Assessment website in an effort to provide a greater level of institutional transparency. Ashford University originally created the Assessment website with the intention of providing relevant information to multiple parties, including students, educators, media, and regulators. The Assessment website discloses pertinent information about Ashford...

2011-03-25 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Cognitive Studies can provide students an expansive education in the behavior of the human brain and its processes, including the workings of learning, problem solving and decision making. The degree is also specifically designed to provide a stepping stone for students with plans to pursue teaching and graduate degrees. The faculty at Ashford University, an academic institution owned by Bridgepoint...

2011-03-18 13:24:00

MINNEAPOLIS, March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BridgePoint Medical, Inc., a Minnesota based medical device company, has announced that Denis Harrington has joined the company as President and Chief Executive Officer. A seasoned medical device executive with nearly two decades of experience in the cardiology industry, Harrington will lead BridgePoint's global commercialization of its CrossBoss(TM) Catheter and Stingray(TM) System. Harrington comes to BridgePoint from Boston Scientific and...

2011-03-10 14:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BridgePoint Medical, Inc., a private company developing innovative and proprietary technology in the field of interventional cardiology for crossing coronary and peripheral chronic total occlusions (CTO), announced today that it has completed its third round of financing earlier this year, totaling $9.1 million. The round was lead by a new strategic investor and joined by existing investors New Enterprise Associates, Polaris Venture Partners,...

2011-02-25 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University, an academic institution owned by Bridgepoint Education (NYSE: BPI), has introduced its newest degree, the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Linguistics. Perceiving a growing demand for modern applications of the study of language, Ashford University created a degree that facilitates its use in teaching, therapeutic settings and computational linguistics. "Because human language is perhaps the most pervasive manifestation of the mind...

2011-02-01 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ashford University Teacher Appreciation Scholarship Program, in partnership with the San Diego County Office of Education, will be awarding scholarships to four teachers in San Diego County. The winning instructors will be selected based on their responses to essays about the involvement of technology in modern learning, classroom collaboration and the school community. In a pre-game ceremony at Petco Park during Teacher Appreciation Night on...


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