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2014-03-25 23:28:53

New Directions for Community Colleges: Completion Agenda, edited by Brad Phillips, Ph.D., President and CEO of the Institute for Evidence-Based Change San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Wiley, a global content provider in areas of scholarly research, professional development, and education has released New Directions for Community Colleges: The Completion Agenda, edited by Brad Phillips, Ph.D., President and CEO of the Institute for Evidence-Based Change (IEBC) and Jordan Horowitz,...

2013-09-04 23:03:40

Stevens and the Federation of American Scientists to Collaborate on the Development of a Virtual Nuclear Issues Education Center Hoboken, N.J. (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Stevens Institute of Technology, a premier, private technological research university, and the Federation of American Scientists (FAS), a Washington, D.C.-based think tank focused on reducing nuclear threats to national and international security, have been awarded a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York to host...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.