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2014-05-05 23:03:49

Fast-Growing Civic Education Nonprofit Strengthens Leadership Team Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 The Lucy Burns Institute announced today that award-winning journalist Ron Donoho has joined the organization to guide the development of their expanding portfolio of civic education resources. Donoho comes with a wealth of experience, having spent the past 18 years as an executive leader in the media industry. Joining the Institute in advance of the 2014 midterm elections, Donoho is...

2014-02-24 16:21:44

CLEVELAND, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ever Irish Gifts, an e-commerce site, today announced a distinctive way to celebrate a loved one's birthday, anniversary or marriage or to memorialize someone's life - plant a tree in Ireland in their honor or memory. "Planting a tree in Ireland is more than a gift," says Douglas Bell, president and co-founder, Ever Irish Gifts. "It contributes to a way of life. Living trees have played a central role in the practical and daily spiritual...

2014-01-04 23:22:48

Professional Surfer Bethany Hamilton is interviewd on The BeachLifestyle Radio Show, with hosts Neil Haley, the Total Tutor, and entrepreneur GJ Reynolds, a Division of the Simply G Media Network. Lincoln, NE (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 Neil Haley, The Total Tutor and co-host of the Beachlifestyle Radio Show with entrepreneur GJ Reynolds interviewed Bethany Hamilton to find out about her story and her latest projects, and her foundation. Born to a family of surfers on February 8, 1990, on...

2013-09-17 23:21:10

Larry Korf, former Chief Executive Officer of DeZURIK, Inc. in Sartell announced the appointment of Bryan Burns, to President and Chief Executive Officer of DeZURIK, Inc. effective, September 16, 2013. Sartell, MN (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Larry Korf, former Chief Executive Officer of DeZURIK, Inc. in Sartell announced the appointment of Bryan Burns, to President and Chief Executive Officer of DeZURIK, Inc. effective, September 16, 2013. “Bryan has earned the leadership responsibility...

2013-06-27 23:28:21

Hamilton Scientific of De Pere, Wisconsin purchases the assets of premier laboratory furniture and fume hood supplier, Gibson Associates. De Pere, WI (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Hamilton Scientific, a leading manufacturer of laboratory furniture and fume hoods for the education, healthcare and industrial markets, has announced that they have purchased the assets of Gibson Associates of Sudbury, Massachusetts. With this acquisition, Hamilton Scientific assumes all contracts under warranty...

2013-05-19 23:02:28

Hamilton Scientific of De Pere, Wisconsin, along with their dealer, Dancker, Sellew & Douglas, has been selected to provide custom laboratory bench systems for the innovative Science and Engineering Hall at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. De Pere, WI (PRWEB) May 19, 2013 Hamilton Scientific of De Pere, Wisconsin, along with their dealer, Dancker, Sellew & Douglas, has been selected to provide custom laboratory bench systems for the innovative Science and Engineering...

2013-05-09 23:52:57

Henderson Harbor, a premier executive search and consulting services firm, has opened an office in Bridgewater, New Jersey to serve its growing client base. JERSEY CITY, New Jersey (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 Henderson Harbor, a premier executive search and consulting services firm, today announced that it has opened an office in Bridgewater, New Jersey. The need for new office space was a direct result of the company´s recent expansion of services. Earlier this year Henderson Harbor began...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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