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Faces Are More Likely To Seem Alive When We Want To Feel Connected

Anna Mikulak, Association for Psychological Science Feeling socially disconnected may lead us to lower our threshold for determining that another being is animate or alive, according to new research published in Psychological Science, a journal...

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2014-09-11 12:24:51

NYC Digital Innovation Company Adds Two Leaders and Makers to Meet Growing Business Needs NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Makeable, leading independent business, product and brand innovation company, has brought on two new senior staffers to add firepower and bench strength to their existing Senior Leadership Team. Joining Makeable are Brent Pruner as Experience Director, and Emily Khalil as Project Management Director. Both will report to Founders Michael Kantrow and Tom...

2014-09-11 04:20:22

LONDON, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil & Gas IQ [http://oilandgasiq.com ], the online social network and resource for the Oil and Gas industry has marked passing the 100,000 member milestone by publishing its new 2014 sponsorship pack [http://www.oilandgasiq.com/strategy-management-and-information/white-papers/oil-gas-iq-sponsorship-pack-online-marketing-oppor ] which profiles its members and showcases its updated content marketing service. According to...

2014-09-09 23:05:38

N2N Makes It Easier for School District Parents, Students and Faculty to Find and Access Education-Related Information through New Application ATLANTA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 (Sept. 9, 2014) – N2N Services, a leading company focused on technology innovation in the education sector, recently partnered with AT&T to launch a new mobile application for New Albany-Floyd County Schools (NAFCS). The innovative platform allows the community to easily access the school district’s news,...

2014-09-09 12:28:42

SEATTLE, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hearing Speech and Deafness Center (HSDC) today announced the appointment of a respected leader in the field of speech and hearing sciences, Lindsay Klarman as executive director. In her role, Klarman will be responsible for furthering the non-profit's mission of ensuring a future which hearing status and speech challenges do not impact one's ability to communicate or reach life goals. Klarman, selected as part of a national search, brings...

2014-09-09 12:26:07

DUBLIN, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Publishing for the PreK-12 Market 2014-2015" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Publishing for the PreK-12 Market 2014-2015 from Simba Information is the leading resources for expert analysis of the highly competitive PreK-12 school market. A changing market for instructional materials, tools and resources and an industry in transition from tradition print...

2014-09-05 23:02:28

NetDimensions is once again named among TrainingIndustry.com’s Top 20 Learning Portal Companies. Rocky Hill, CT (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 For the fifth year in a row, NetDimensions (AIM: NETD; OTCQX: NETDY), a global provider of performance, knowledge, and learning management systems, is named among TrainingIndustry.com’s 2014 Top 20 Learning Portal Companies. NetDimensions’ Chief Marketing Officer Alex Poulos said: “Over the last 15 years, NetDimensions has consistently...

2014-09-02 23:10:21

Perfect for Homeschool and Distance learning families, 'The Art Factory' 'Integrated Lesson Plans for Creativity Express Online make it easy and fun to include art education in any child’s curriculum. No prior experience necessary! Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Parents know that Art Education is important for their children, but what exactly is art? Very few adults were fortunate enough to have top-level art instruction in school. Those who did will point out that...

2014-09-02 12:32:51

Best-in-Track sessions for OLC's 20th anniversary conference highlight successful initiatives around mobile, social, recruitment, professional development and leadership in online learning. NEWBURYPORT, Mass., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Online Learning Consortium (OLC), formerly The Sloan Consortium, is celebrating 20 years of innovation in online learning and higher education this fall, with the 20th Annual Online Learning Consortium International Conference, Oct. 29-31, 2014,...

2014-08-29 23:03:31

Edvance360 LMS-SN™ welcomes Brooke Education Services™, Northwest Academy™, Typewell™, Dialysis Treatment Center of America™, Metis Leadership Group™, Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada (IAB Canada)™, StarSVCS™, and HMG Plus™, to the user community. Virginia Beach, VA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Edvance360, a leading provider of eLearning solutions, one of the top ten tools for online teaching, as well as 2011 winner and six-time-finalist for the CODiE Award for Best...

2014-08-26 23:07:26

Platform Staffing Group has partnered with the University of Illinois to provide internship opportunities for college students in the technology engineering industry. The partnership allows for the successful completion of projects on behalf of the Fortune 100 company and a chance for students and the future of the STEM workforce to gain valuable knowledge and real-world experience. Champaign Urbana, Illinois (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Platform Staffing Group, provider of IT consultants to...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.