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2013-01-18 23:02:12

'Roll Call: 2012' seeks solution for African Americans struggling in math and science Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 19, 2013 According to the National Math and Science Initiative, America is ranked 25th under other countries in high school science and mathematics comprehension. Among this placement, African American students struggle especially. Dr. Clarence Johnson makes the above claim in his new book 'Roll Call: 2012'. This long-term study proves that the concept of math mastery is...

2011-04-19 08:50:00

NEW YORK, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world, will honor Mr. Norman R. Augustine, first President and now retired Chairman & CEO of the Lockheed Martin Corporation, with the 2011 Distinguished Achievement Award. Acknowledging outstanding accomplishments in the field of aviation, The Wings Club will present the Award on Friday, October 21, 2011 at its 69th Annual Dinner-Dance to be held at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New...

2011-01-12 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently was honored by the U.S. Department of the Treasury for its work with small and disadvantage businesses. The Treasury presented Lockheed Martin with its esteemed 2010 Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award for exceptional liaison and mentoring protege support with subcontractors working on the U.S. Mint's Information Technology Services (ITS) contract, a consolidated information technology and services...

2010-05-13 10:01:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 Lightning II program has been recognized for its "cutting-edge design and technology" with an award from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). The AIAA Foundation Board of Trustees presented the AIAA Foundation Award for Excellence to the F-35 program during the 2010 AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala on May 12 in Washington, D.C. AIAA is the world's largest technical society...

2010-03-02 10:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- John Miyamoto, a vice president for Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has received an Asian American Executive of the Year Award for 2010, presented by the Chinese Institute of Engineers/USA (CIE/USA) in conjunction with National Engineers Week. Miyamoto is a vice president on the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) program, a U.S. Air Force military communications system led by Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, in Sunnyvale, Calif., where...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).