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2014-09-30 08:40:55

Great Value Colleges launches a new feature that names and ranks 50 of the most technologically advanced colleges around the globe SALISBURY, Md., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new web article launched by Great Value Colleges picks 50 of the "techiest" high-tech schools in the world and ranks them in order of achievements and reputation. "The 50 Most Technologically Advanced Universities" names dozens of colleges and universities in the United States along with several...

2014-09-19 23:02:41

Ringling College of Art and Design today announces plans to build a 30,000 + square foot professional post-production facility and soundstage on land comprising almost a complete city block in the Newtown neighborhood of Sarasota, Florida. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Ringling College of Art and Design today announced plans to build an approximately 30,000 square foot professional Soundstage and commercial post-production complex in the Newtown neighborhood of Sarasota,...

2014-06-11 16:24:02

New program, led by filmmaker/writer Ron Fernández, will be headquartered at two historic Hollywood studios LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mount St. Mary's College is broadening its array of film degrees by launching a new master of fine arts degree in film & television. The two-year, co-ed program will be held on weekends to accommodate both working professionals and aspiring young filmmakers, and includes actors' workshops as well as lectures from visiting...

2014-03-28 23:02:43

Argent Associates President and CEO, Beatriz Manetta, will deliver the 2014 Female Entrepreneur Lecture on Friday, March 28, 2014 at Fairleigh Dickinson University. Madison, NJ (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Betty Manetta will give the Female Entrepreneur Lecture at FDU, which will be held after the awards ceremony for the 2014 New Jersey Idea Competition. The competition is a program designed to nurture an entrepreneurial mindset among high school students. The event will begin with a reception...

2014-02-19 23:22:51

Harvey Mudd College, a leading innovator in science, engineering and mathematics undergraduate education, has launched a $150 million comprehensive campaign to expand its interdisciplinary, hands-on educational experience. Claremont, CA (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Harvey Mudd College, a leading innovator in science, engineering and mathematics undergraduate education, has launched a $150 million comprehensive campaign. “Harvey Mudd is on a mission,” said President Maria Klawe. “We...

2013-07-08 23:02:58

Major names in photography and film come together as Maine Media Workshops + College marks forty years of teaching and mentoring students in the media arts. Rockport, ME (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Guests and visitors to Rockport’s Maine Media Workshops + College (“Maine Media Workshops”) will be able to meet and interact with film, photo, and multi-media pioneers, gain new insights into their industries, and explore subjects with professionals at the top of their respective fields, many...

2012-10-10 10:30:55

Liberal arts colleges continue redefining their historical missions or flat-out disappearing — a trend that threatens to diminish America´s renowned higher education system, argues a study co-authored by a Michigan State University scholar. Of the 212 liberal arts colleges identified in a landmark 1990 study, only 130 remain in their traditional form — a 39 percent reduction, according to the new research. While some liberal arts schools have closed or become part of...

21st Century Morrill Act Needed To Help Ease College Debt
2012-08-21 13:41:23

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online One hundred and fifty years ago, president Abraham Lincoln signed a law into place that transformed college education, but a new 21st century version would help ease student debt, and help colleges and universities deal with budget cuts. Amy Bix, Ph.D. said at the 244th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS) that a modern version of the Morrill Act is a tangible way to help reinvest in higher...


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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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