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2013-08-26 23:24:03

The California Community College Chancellor’s Office Division of Workforce & Economic Development awarded $300,000 to Sierra College to align Advanced Manufacturing education pathways with the needs of regional manufacturers, provide employee training and inspire students’ interest in manufacturing careers. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Through a competitive selection process, Sierra College was one of only eight colleges statewide awarded $300,000 by the California...

2013-08-23 23:17:34

Major focuses of the SAE 2013 New Energy Vehicle Forum, Nov. 12-13, in Shanghai, China, are the partnership/collaborative and financial opportunities available in China for companies with near-commercialization technologies, components and systems for electrified vehicles. Warrendale, PA (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 Major focuses of the SAE 2013 New Energy Vehicle Forum, Nov. 12-13, in Shanghai, China, are the partnership/collaborative and financial opportunities available in China for...

2013-08-14 23:04:18

The Fort Myers Regional Partnership, Lee County’s Economic Development Office, received a Promotional and Marketing Innovation Award from the Florida Economic Development Council. Winners were announced at the 2013 Florida Economic Development Conference in Orlando, Florida. Winners are recognized for their exceptional accomplishment in outstanding creativity, strategy and tactics. Being a recipient of FEDC’s awards elevates their hard work and highlights their dedication to growing...

2013-07-12 23:22:52

The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) today issued a detailed briefing outlining the new incentives included in the Governor’s Economic Development Initiative which was signed into law earlier today by Governor Brown. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) today issued a detailed briefing outlining the new incentives included in the Governor’s Economic Development Initiative which...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.