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2014-07-10 08:33:06

Dwight School ? First in the Americas to Offer All Four International Baccalaureate Programs ? Launches Innovative, Pre-Professional IBCC for High School Students NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dwight School, an independent IB World School located on Manhattan's Upper West Side, has been authorized to offer the IBCC (International Baccalaureate Career Certificate), the newest IB program designed to prepare students for successful careers in today's rapidly changing,...

2014-02-26 16:26:16

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bode Miller skipped the Olympics closing ceremony and cheered on the Dwight School Lions boys varsity basketball team as they won the championship title against Leman Manhattan Prep on their new home court at the Dwight School Athletic Center in East Harlem. Mr. Miller, a long-time Dwight School and ICL Champion, staunchly believes in Dwight's educational philosophy of "igniting the spark of genius" in every child. He said, "Dwight instills...

2014-02-04 16:26:05

Dwight's Global Educational Network Offers Students Unique Opportunity to Shine on the World's Most Famous Concert Hall Stage NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two hundred Dwight students from around the world gathered last Friday to perform a special concert entitled "Tutti" at Carnegie Hall, launching an annual event designed to bring together Dwight students in grades 4-12 from three continents to collaborate as artists and share the universal language of music. (Photo:...

2012-06-26 23:01:36

New partnership — the first of its kind in the Northeast — enables promising high school tennis players to achieve a top-flight education while pursuing their passion New York, NY (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 Dwight School and Centercourt Athletic Club of Chatham (CAC) today announced an innovative partnership, providing promising young tennis players with the opportunity to pursue a challenging college preparatory educational program while engaging in rigorous tennis training. The...

2012-04-27 23:00:27

For almost 15 years, Fifth Graders at Dwight New York and Year 6 students at Dwight North London spend a week learning what it´s like to be 10 years old in a different country NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) April 27, 2012 Fifteen fifth graders at the Dwight School in New York will spend this week at Dwight´s sister school, Dwight North London International School, learning what it´s like to live, study and make friends in a different country. The exchange marks a rite of passage for...


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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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