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2013-07-18 23:21:59

In an exercise last month called the Leadership Summit 36 graduate students from Norwich University’s online College of Graduate and Continuing Studies spent six hours working on tough leadership challenges with representatives from a variety of organizations. NORTHFIELD, Vt. (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Cybersecurity, recruitment and retention, transparency and the clash of old and new cultures: these are problems organizations everywhere face. How can students from a wide swath of...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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