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2014-01-13 23:01:45

ASU’s innovative approach to technology transfer to be applied in DOD laboratories. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Arizona State University has been awarded a $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) to create a new “Pracademic Center of Excellence in Technology Transfer” (PACE/T2). PACE/T2 leverages ASU’s proven method and record of success to support technology transfer and commercialization from DOD laboratories. The Center is a collaboration led by...

2014-01-10 08:26:48

Online programs ranked 9th by U.S. News & World Report TEMPE, Ariz., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arizona State University (ASU) Online has been ranked among the top ten online bachelor's degree programs in the country according to U.S. News & World Report rankings released on January 8. The 2014 "Best Online Programs" list ranks ASU ninth for best online bachelor's degree programs. The university is seventh among public universities offering online bachelor's degree programs and the top...

2014-01-06 23:02:43

ASHA campaign spreads important health message in Las Vegas. (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Amid the fever-pitch buzz surrounding the newest, most innovative technologies on display at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, the award-winning Listen To Your Buds campaign of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is spreading an important health message that all parents and kids need to hear. As iPads, Kindle Fires, and other tablets; smart...

2013-12-19 23:22:33

Arizona State University now ranks among the top 100 universities worldwide for patents issued to its researchers. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Arizona State University now ranks among the top 100 universities worldwide for patents issued to its researchers. The most recent annual report, covering calendar year 2012, was released by the National Academy of Inventors and the International Property Owners Association, based on data from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO)....

2013-12-18 13:27:13

Development of oil and natural gas in a 16-county region of West Texas added more than $14.5 billion in total economic impact during 2012, according to a study released today by the Center for Community and Business Research in The University of Texas at San Antonio Institute for Economic Development. Additionally, the region supported 21,450 full-time jobs for workers in oil and gas, drilling, support operations, pipeline construction, refineries and petrochemicals. Highlights of the UTSA...

2013-12-11 23:26:09

GloboTech Communications will provide the hardware and the network to help the team build its domestic robot. Montréal, Québec, Canada (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 GloboTech Communications is pleased to announce a sponsorship to The Walking Machine Club, a project lead by the engineering students of «École de Technologie Supérieure» in Montreal. GloboTech Communications will provide the server hardware and the network the students need to fulfill the project, as...

2013-11-25 23:03:44

On the heels of new study revealing growing mobile tech use in children, parents should prioritize hearing protection. Rockville, MD, USA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 With skyrocketing use of smart mobile devices among children, it is critical for parents to instill safe listening habits early to prevent long-term, irreversible hearing damage that can result from unsafe use of accompanying ear buds and headphones. According to Common Sense Media’s 2013 study on mobile media use, 75% of...

2013-11-08 23:01:33

Renowned Musicians to Teach Elementary School Students About the Importance of Protecting Their Hearing Rockville, MD (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Five Chicago elementary schools will play host to the national Listen To Your Buds campaign of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) next week as it descends upon the city with a series of safe listening concerts featuring award-winning musicians Oran Etkin and Billy Jonas. The concerts are part of an effort to help reduce the...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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