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2011-10-23 07:00:00

Distance learning school Stratford Career Institute is now offering a Health Care Aide training program. Scranton, PA (PRWEB) October 23, 2011 In response to an emerging need for trained health care workers, Stratford Career Institute has added a Health Care Aide training program to their list of medical career training courses. Stratfordâs Health Care Aide program focuses on the introductory and fundamental components of a career as a health care aide. Four primary modules...

2011-07-07 00:00:29

Hundreds of engineers, business professionals, nurses, U.S. service members and their guests converge at Excelsior's 40th Anniversary Commencement on July 8 in Albany, N.Y.; Keynote speaker Tom Joyner, philanthropist and national radio show host, to address distance learning grads Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 06, 2011 When they complete their master's degrees in nursing at Excelsior College® this month, Brian Pervis and his brother Brandon "“ both registered nurses -- will be meeting...

2011-06-30 07:15:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Element K and CrossKnowledge announce a partnership where Element K will deliver CrossKnowledge distance learning solutions to organizations based in the U.S. and Canada as part of Element K's Business Professional Premium Collections. As the leading purveyor of online learning for business skills in Europe and Asia, CrossKnowledge now expands its global reach with distribution in North America. For Element K, the addition of CrossKnowledge...

2011-06-07 00:00:33

GetEducated releases its 2011 online college rankings for the most affordable online computer science masters nationwide, all found at non-profit universities offering distance learning degrees. Essex Junction, VT (PRWEB) June 06, 2011 GetEducated.com, a consumer research group that publishes online college rankings along the dimensions of cost and credibility has released its list of the top affordable online computer science degrees for distance learning students nationwide. GetEducated's...

2011-05-06 00:00:29

For the second consecutive year, Stevens Institute of Technology's WebCampus has received the United States Distance Learning Association's (USDLA) 21st Century Award for Best Practices in Distance Learning. This award is considered the most prestigious in the world for excellence in distance learning. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) May 05, 2011 The award is the world's most prestigious distance learning award presented for excellence in distance learning For the second consecutive year, Stevens...

2011-05-06 00:00:29

Full Sail University was recently honored in three separate categories by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) with the world's most prestigious distance learning awards presented for excellence in distance learning. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) May 05, 2011 The United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) presented its 2011 International Distance Learning Awards to Full Sail University in conjunction with the 2011 National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri. USDLA is a...

2011-05-05 10:43:00

BALTIMORE, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Connections Education (www.ConnectionsEducation.com), a leading, fully-accredited provider of virtual K-12 education solutions for families, schools, and other organizations has been honored by The United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) with three 2011 International Distance Learning Awards. The Awards recognize the overall quality of Connections Education's virtual education solutions, as well as the excellence of its educators,...

2011-05-05 00:00:31

GetEducated.com releases new 2011 online university rankings for the most affordable online engineering masters. These rankings were derived from a nationwide survey of 57 regionally accredited engineering schools or allied technology career discipline schools offering 213 online graduate degrees. Essex Junction, VT (PRWEB) May 04, 2011 Get Educated, the consumer's guide to the best online colleges, http://www.geteducated.com, as rated for cost and credibility, has released its 2011...

2011-05-05 00:00:29

World's most prestigious distance learning awards were presented yesterday in St. Louis, Missouri for excellence in distance learning to individuals, organizations and companies. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) May 04, 2011 The United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) presented its 2011 International Distance Learning Awards in conjunction with the 2011 National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri. USDLA is a 501(c) 3 non-profit association, founded in 1987, as the nation's leading distance...


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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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