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2013-05-01 23:02:00

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is partnering with the Hearing Health Foundation (HHF) to encourage the public to pledge to have either their hearing or their loved ones´ tested, or both. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 May is Better Hearing and Speech Month and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is partnering with the Hearing Health Foundation (HHF) to encourage the public to pledge to have...

2013-04-25 23:20:42

Leaño currently serves on the board of the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara´s foundation. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2013 Sofia University (formerly the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology) announced today the addition of Sofia Fregoso Leaño to its Board of Trustees. Sofia University Trustee Rick Hesel and President Neal King met Sofia Fregoso Leaño during the semi-annual meeting of the International Association of University Presidents (IAUP), held in...

2013-04-05 23:04:04

Active military personnel, veterans invited to learn about Venture Catalyst programs and initiatives. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) April 05, 2013 MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT: ASU Venture Catalyst Military, Defense and Veterans Open House and Luncheon WHO: Active military personnel, veterans and members of the aerospace/defense industry WHEN: Friday, April 12, 11 a.m.-1p.m. WHERE: ASU SkySong, 1475 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85257 RSVP at http://asuopenhouse.eventbrite.com Active military...

2013-03-31 23:01:26

The Maricopa Community Colleges have been named one of the Valley´s healthiest employers by the Phoenix Business Journal. The announcement was made at the Journal´s annual event earlier today. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) March 31, 2013 The Maricopa Community Colleges have been named one of the Valley´s healthiest employers by the Phoenix Business Journal. The announcement was made at the Journal´s annual event earlier today. “Working at Maricopa Community Colleges can be...

2013-03-27 23:01:50

Online video tours of independent and assisted living facilities help families search for senior care without ever leaving home. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 Arizona State University startup Late Living is revolutionizing the way people search for and make decisions about senior care, introducing a cutting-edge approach to helping families find independent and assisted living for older adults. Late Living provides floating walkthrough video tours of independent and assisted living...

2013-03-11 23:03:16

Gregory Raupp, the founder and former director of Arizona State University´s Flexible Display Center, has been named director of MacroTechnology Works within the Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development at ASU. In his new role, Raupp will enhance the flexible systems and manufacturing portfolio for the university. Tempe, Arizona (PRWEB) March 11, 2013 Gregory Raupp, the founder and former director of Arizona State University´s Flexible Display Center, has been named director of...

2013-03-09 23:03:04

The SEMI High Tech U (HTU) Teacher Academy is sponsored by the Boeing Company, and is produced by the Maricopa Community Colleges. With generous support from Intel, teachers will receive ready-to-implement “Nanotechnology: Chemical Reactivity” kits for their students. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) March 09, 2013 At the SEMI High Tech U (HTU) Teacher Academy, Arizona teachers will learn the latest methods to incorporate high-tech, industry-relevant activities into their curricula. The...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • 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.'
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