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2014-04-30 12:26:19

BOCA RATON, Fla., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lynn University today introduced a new brand for its NCAA Division II Fighting Knights. The university collaborated with student athletes, student leaders, faculty, staff and community supporters to develop new brand guidelines and a new visual identity to champion Lynn's champions. The Fighting Knights are winners of 21 national titles and 31 conference titles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140429/82094 Video of...

2014-04-29 23:01:06

Best Online Colleges, the premier website for rankings of the top online programs and online schools, has released its annual rankings of the Best Online MBA Programs. (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 BestOnlineColleges.org is a pioneer in online educational resources for students. A remarkable shift has occurred in America’s higher education system over the last few years. While online education was once considered a niche industry, top colleges and universities are now offering online course...

2014-04-25 23:05:27

350 Hours of Education and Training, Completely in Online Format, Leads to CASAC-T Credential Cazenovia, NY (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Cazenovia College officials recently received approval from the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) to offer a completely online format of courses leading to Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor-Trainee (CASAC-T) certification. This 350-hour program is comprised of 11 Cazenovia College online courses for...

2014-04-25 23:00:38

A two day conference geared towards technology entrepreneurs, biotech start-ups, investment bankers, venture capitalists, academics, healthcare executives, and real estate professionals in Westchester and beyond. Dobbs Ferry, NY (PRWEB) April 26, 2014 Mercy College is proud to be a sponsor of Health Tech '14: Fueling Innovation in Westchester: May 7 – 8 The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tarrytown, New York To highlight all that Westchester has to offer entrepreneurs, the Westchester...

2014-04-24 12:30:19

LISLE, Ill., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With nearly 8 million Americans enrolled for health coverage through the Affordable Care Act, staying with a health care organization and physician may still present a challenge. Some health organizations, hospitals and doctor's offices get bad reputations for mass producing health care that can limit doctor-patient interaction. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130815/DC64853LOGO Patients, doctors and health insurance...

2014-04-23 23:04:26

US Ambassador to Morocco Dwight L. Bush, Sr. and Maine Governor Paul LePage attended the dedication ceremony at UNE's new Tangier Campus. The campus reflects UNE’s commitment to advance the internationalization of higher education and create truly global citizens, and is the only American higher education institution in Morocco. Tangier, Morocco (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 The University of New England (UNE) celebrated its new campus in Tangier, Morocco, during a dedication ceremony...

2014-04-23 12:25:35

1973 Marian College baseball team also inducted into M-Club Wall of Fame INDIANAPOLIS , April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marian University inducted Hulman & Company CEO Mark Miles and Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano into its Clayton Family Circle of Honor during a fundraiser dinner last night at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Catholic liberal arts university also honored its 1973 baseball team with a M-Club Wall of Fame induction. The fifth annual...

2014-04-22 16:27:37

Naropa is only Colorado-based University to receive prestigious designation for its commitment to sustainability and renewable energy sources BOULDER, Colo., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Naropa University has been recognized as one of eight premier colleges and universities in the United States for its commitment to sustainability and renewable energy. Naropa's designation was based in part on the fact that 100% of its electricity needs derive from renewable energy...

2014-04-22 08:40:23

TheBestSchools.org's ranking of the best online colleges for 2014 stands out from the crowd CHICAGO, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TheBestSchools.org, a leading resource for higher education, has released its ranking of "The 30 best online colleges for 2014." James Barham, general editor of TheBestSchools.org, stated, "Other 'best online college lists' exist on the Web, but our carefully researched selection of prominent public and private universities offering online degrees...

2014-04-16 08:20:41

-Taking home its first title, Fisk joins 12 HBCUs that have won HCASC national championships TORRANCE, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Completing a journey that began in the fall, Fisk University claimed its first ever national championship title at the 25(th) anniversary Honda Campus All-Star Challenge. For a quarter century, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. has sponsored this unique academic competition featuring the best and brightest students from America's...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.