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2014-04-17 23:07:29

Get ready to go green and celebrate Earth Day on April 22! Connections Academy’s Earth Day Quiz Bowl Trivia Challenge offers interactive learning opportunity, friendly competition for families and friends. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Educators at Connections Academy are offering families a fun, online Earth Day-themed trivia game that recognizes and helps build enthusiasm for Earth Day on April 22, 2014—an annual event to demonstrate support for environmental protection and...

2014-04-17 16:22:55

USC Annenberg School Announces Call for Entries to Recognize Top Achievements in TV Storylines That Have an Impact on Audiences LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Writers and producers are now eligible to submit entries for the annual Sentinel Awards, which since 1999 have honored TV shows and movies that inform, educate and motivate viewers to make choices for healthier and safer lives. The awards are sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and...

2014-04-16 23:02:21

Industry executives and Wharton faculty will discuss how to achieve high-velocity growth in the highly competitive retail and consumer goods industries. Philadelphia, PA & New York, NY (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 What: At Knowledge@Wharton’s Retail and Consumer Goods Summit, Wharton faculty and retail and consumer goods practitioners will discuss growth strategies at established, emerging and start-up companies. Topics that will be addressed include innovation-fueled growth, digital...

2014-04-15 23:07:29

Opportunity Aimed at Making Higher Education More Affordable and Accessible for New Students Seeking Select Online Degree Programs Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 In a move that reiterates the university’s legacy and leadership for providing accessibility to higher education, Touro University Worldwide (TUW) announces the “Save Now” Scholarship in an effort to make college education more affordable. Created to help new students pursue and move forward with their academic...

2014-04-15 16:27:50

BAYADA Home Health Care and the Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions Continue their Commitment to Technological Innovation in Nursing PHILADELPHIA, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nurse educators and practicing nurses are invited to share the ways in which their innovative use of technology has led to better student or patient outcomes for an opportunity to win one of two $10,000 cash awards. Applications are due May 16, 2014. "We celebrate our...

2014-04-15 08:29:32

WINFIELD, Ill., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cadence Health has named Maureen Bryant president of Delnor Hospital and executive vice president of Cadence Health. Ms. Bryant joined Cadence Health after previously serving as president and chief executive officer of the Fox River Valley Region for Presence Health. Ms. Bryant has more than 25 years of executive healthcare leadership and management experience and has tremendous knowledge of the western suburbs....

2014-04-15 08:20:52

FAIRFAX, Va., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight teams from Virginia schools high schools competed in the final match of the 2014 Governor's Cybersecurity Cup Challenge, a state-wide cyber competition that offers students real hands-on learning experience in cyber defense. On April 12, 2014, the final event of the challenge was held at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., to determine the top high school cyber defense team in the state. Team "Lil B's Penguindows" from...

2014-04-14 23:11:47

As the industry trailblazers of career progression, certification and college degrees, Jones/NCTI is continually updating and introducing essential content to ensure students stay ahead of technology in order to stay competitive in their careers. Centennial, CO (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Last week, Jones/NCTI introduced five new courses into the broadband training and certification curriculum solidifying their place as the industry leader in technician and customer care career progression....

2014-04-14 12:33:26

Johnson & Johnson Innovation Is First Collaborator LA JOLLA, Calif. and JUPITER, Fla., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) today announced the formation of Scripps Advance, a new drug discovery initiative to translate early-stage biomedical research projects, both internal and external to TSRI, into clinical development candidates. Scripps Advance's first collaborator in this new endeavor is the Johnson & Johnson Innovation Center in...

2014-04-11 23:23:53

The NLN Center for Innovation in Simulation and Technology will benefit from a five-year sponsorship by Excelsior College of NLN’s Scholar-in-Residence Program. The NLN Excelsior College Scholar-in-Residence will facilitate career advancement for nurse educators with doctoral degrees, bringing them professional development opportunities and exposing them to the latest evidence-based scholarship. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 The National League for Nursing Center for Innovation...