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2014-05-28 23:00:28

Higher education offers opportunities for people of all ages. Whether you are just starting college for the first time, resuming your studies, or preparing for a new career, a college degree will help you reach your goal. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Sometimes college is not always an option or the answer for many 18-year olds as they finish high school. Many turn to the armed services, continue with a part-time job that has full-time or advancement opportunities, or step into...

2014-05-27 23:04:49

Southern New Hampshire University’s inaugural Nursing Pinning Ceremony was held May 9 (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Southern New Hampshire University’s Department of Nursing celebrated its first class of baccalaureate nursing graduates at the inaugural Nursing Pinning Ceremony on Friday, May 9. Surrounded by family and friends, each nursing student received an SNHU nurse’s pin, signifying their completion of the program and dedication to the profession. The students graduated during the...

2014-05-20 16:28:05

POULTNEY, Vt., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Green Mountain College further advanced its reputation as a sustainability pioneer in higher education by graduating the nation's first cohort of online graduate students in food systems on May 17th. Launched in January 2012, the Masters in Sustainable Food Systems (MSFS) builds upon nearly a decade of bioregionally focused online education at Green Mountain College. The MSFS features a suite of interdisciplinary courses that...

2014-05-19 23:11:31

Saint Leo University’s School of Business Invites Digital Marketing Industry Veteran Bilal Saleh to Consult on New Advisory Group Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 E-Nor, Inc., a global digital analytics and marketing optimization consulting firm headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, is proud to announce that E-Nor Principal Partner, Bilal Saleh, has joined the Industry Advisory Council for the Department of Communication, Marketing and Multimedia Management at the Donald R. Tapia...

2014-05-16 23:00:22

Undergraduate Ceremony begins at 11 a.m. Graduate Degree Ceremony begins at 4 p.m. Dobbs Ferry, New York (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 Mercy College’s 79th commencement exercises will take place: Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Westchester County Center 198 Central Avenue White Plains, NY 10606 Undergraduate Ceremony begins at 11 a.m. Graduate Degree Ceremony begins at 4 p.m. ***Student Speakers Available for Interview*** Undergraduate Valedictorian Loren Eustaquio For Loren Eustaquio her journey to...

2014-05-15 12:26:12

Local Businesses Playing Major Role in Construction and Sustainability for Nalanda Campus BOULDER, Colo., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Naropa University today commenced work on a $2 million, twelve-week renovation project to its Nalanda Campus in East Boulder. This 15,000 square-foot project will more than quadruple Nalanda's available classroom space, while also enhancing Naropa University's status as a home for some of Boulder's most creative work in Theater, Music,...

2014-05-14 16:25:35

Final Four appearance caps off a winning season for young varsity team. SPRINGFIELD, Mass., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A young but confident American International College (AIC) Varsity Women's Rugby team shook off an opening loss in the USA Rugby Division I College National Championship and beat West Chester University to claim third place. The tournament was held at Steuber Rugby Stadium at Stanford University. The victory capped a 15-5 winning season for the team, which includes...

2014-05-14 12:31:10

Combating Terrorism Creates New Business Opportunities and Challenges UTICA, N.Y., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Austen D. Givens, homeland and cybersecurity expert at Utica College in Utica, NY, and Nathan E. Busch, associate professor of government at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA, have released a new book titled The Business of Counterterrorism: Public-Private Partnerships in Homeland Security....

2014-05-13 23:00:32

Scholarships help cut tuition costs. Robert Morris University is offering an opportunity for student artists to develop their talents through the Art Guild while pursuing a degree in art or another major at RMU. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Robert Morris University Chicago Art Guild is now offering full tuition scholarships to graduating high school students with outstanding artistic talent. What is the Art Guild? It is a team of student artists who will be provided an artistic...

2014-05-13 08:40:29

Regent University partners with Destiny Solutions to implement enterprise software TORONTO, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regent University Professional and Continuing Education is increasing growth and enhancing offerings by partnering with Destiny Solutions to implement its enterprise software system, Destiny One. The Destiny One system will empower Regent to rapidly expand its Professional and Continuing Education division globally by providing staff with tools that let them to...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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