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2013-10-31 23:01:25

Institutions Awarded Bronze and Silver Medals by AASHE Newark, OH (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) and The Ohio State University at Newark (Ohio State Newark) have received recognition from the Association for the Advancement for Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), for their achievements toward sustainability. STARS, the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System, is a program through AASHE that measures and encourages sustainability in...

2013-09-05 23:21:31

Franklin University will hold its 144th Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 8 at 2 p.m., during which nearly 650 degree candidates will receive their diplomas at Veterans Memorial Auditorium. President and CEO of Fifth Third Bank (Central Ohio), Jordan A. Miller, Jr. will make the keynote address. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Franklin University, one of the leading educators of working adults, will hold its 144th Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 8 at 2 p.m., during...

2013-07-17 23:19:43

Mosaica Online Academy of Ohio is a new online school that is tuition-free to Kindergarten through 12th Grade students in the State of Ohio. Mosaica Online Academy is now accepting applications for the 2013-2014 school year. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 Mosaica Education Inc. announced today that a new online public school called Mosaica Online Academy of Ohio was approved by the Ohio Department of Education to begin serving students in the 2013-14 school year. The school will...

2013-07-03 23:20:01

Columbus Teeth Whitening is now accredited by The Better Business Bureau of Central Ohio. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Columbus Teeth Whitening now meets the standards that are required to be accredited by the Better Business Bureau (BBB). A few of the standards that Columbus Teeth Whitening is required to abide by are building trust, advertising honestly, telling the truth, being responsive to customer concerns, safeguarding privacy and doing business with integrity. Some of the...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'