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2014-04-24 23:14:33

Envision Future Engineer Scholarship is now open for applications from high school students pursuing futures in engineering and technology. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Committed to helping outstanding young people prepare for and make the most of their future school, college and career experiences, Envision today announced that it is accepting applications for the 2014 Envision Future Engineer Scholarship for the National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF): Careers in Engineering...

2014-04-24 23:04:27

Drexel University Online, a premier provider of Internet-based higher education, and the Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions are pleased to announce the creation of the Certificate of Advanced Study in Integrative Addiction Therapies. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Drexel University Online, a premier provider of Internet-based higher education, and the Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions are pleased to announce the creation of the...

2014-04-24 08:43:59

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU) has been announced the winner in the "Partnerships" category of the ASU+GSV Education Innovation Summit's Return On Education (ROE) Innovation Awards. 2U, a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable leading nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality degree programs online, also won the category in the award's 2013 inaugural year. Known to many as "Davos in the Desert,"...

2014-04-24 08:34:19

Call for Applications Open for Class of 2014-2015 WHIPPANY, N.J., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer Corporation's Bayer USA Foundation has awarded the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) a $150,000 grant over three years to continue the Bayer-NSTA Fellows program and to expand the NSTA New Science Teacher Academy to all middle and high school science teachers throughout New Jersey. This latest grant marks the second Bayer USA Foundation grant to NSTA for this program, bringing...

2014-04-23 23:00:26

Harvard University Professor Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., a noted literary historian, activist, and filmmaker, will be the keynote speaker at the University of the Virgin Islands’ 2014 Commencement Ceremonies scheduled for May 17, on St. Thomas, and for May 18, on St. Croix. (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Harvard University Professor Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., a noted literary historian, activist, and filmmaker, will be the keynote speaker at the University of the Virgin Islands’ 2014...

2014-04-22 08:33:30

LONDON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- REX hands-free exoskeleton technology to be showcased at London conference Union MedTech Plc, a company focused on medical technology, will be exhibiting at the Master Investor 2014 conference on Saturday, 26 April 2014 at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London. The event is open to the public from 09:00 - 17:30. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140422/681644 ) Union MedTech will showcase...

2014-04-22 08:33:26

RADFORD, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CCR (Commonwealth Care of Roanoke) is pleased to announce new leadership role for our respected principal. Deborah L. Petrine has been named CCR's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Deborah L. Petrine founded CCR and opened its first facility in 2001. From her hands-on start as a nursing home secretary and receptionist, Ms. Petrine has accumulated a list of distinguished achievements. She co-founded and served as President of...

2014-04-18 23:07:31

Camp Directors to provide a program overview and campus tours of the Illinois summer camp location. Parents and potential campers will meet camp directors and learn about Emagination’s 20 technology workshops and fun summer camp activities. Lake Forest, IL (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Emagination Computer Camps, a national operator of summer technology camps for kids and teens, will hold an Open House for families interested in its Illinois Summer Camp at Lake Forest College in Lake Forest,...

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...