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2014-07-23 08:38:56

Partnership helps universities reshape digital marketing curricula SAN MATEO, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marketo Inc. (NASDAQ: MKTO), the leading provider of marketing software, announced it is partnering with the Orfalea College of Business at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo to develop curricula that will better prepare today's students for tomorrow's marketing careers. This partnership will serve as the cornerstone of Marketo's broader strategy to create training programs...

2014-05-14 23:10:10

Cal Poly students complete working solar cooking prototype. San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Cal Poly engineering and physics students in San Luis Obispo are collaborating with a German development team to help residents of some of the world's most undeveloped locations cook food with solar energy. The students' goal is to create a working solar concentrator that can be produced in poor villages simply and inexpensively as a viable cooking option for those presently...

2014-04-03 16:24:59

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Renowned plant pathologists Gerald Holmes and Kelly Ivors have been named to head research and development efforts at the new Strawberry Sustainability Research and Education Center at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. The Strawberry Sustainability Research and Education Center, a one-of-a-kind partnership between Cal Poly's College of Food, Agriculture & Environmental Sciences (CAFES) and the California Strawberry...

2013-01-22 23:00:23

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, will automate their procurement process with easyPurchase. Warrington, PA (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 ESM Solutions®, the leading spend management solutions provider for the public sector, announced an agreement with California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), part of the 23-campus California State University system. Cal Poly has selected easyPurchase to meet its eProcurement and supplier management objectives within a...

2012-09-05 23:04:01

More action for fans on Big Sky TV and America ONE Sports for the 2012-13 season Ogden, UT (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 The Big Sky Conference and America ONE Sports recently agreed to a three-year contract extension, allowing fans and alumni to enjoy free video streams of most football, volleyball and men´s and women´s basketball games held in Big Sky venues. The new contract also calls for events to be available through iOS and Android mobile devices free of charge. With the...

Word of the Day
  • 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.