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2014-05-13 00:21:30

Nursing Program Receives Accreditation for Maximum Duration Allowed AKRON, Ohio, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nursing Program at the Akron Campus of Bryant & Stratton College has received initial accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) for the maximum period of five years. "ACEN Accreditation is a sign of exceptional quality for RN programs," said Florentine Hoelker, Ph.D., Akron Campus Director. "It shows we have met a very high...

2014-05-09 23:09:12

Judith A. Halstead, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, will lead the NLN's new accreditation division, effective July 1, 2014. The NLN Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (C-NEA) will offer an alternative to current accreditation options. Washington DC (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 The NLN has named Judith A. Halstead, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, to lead its new accreditation division, effective July 1, 2014. Said NLN president Marsha Howell Adams, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, “I can think of no better person...

2014-05-08 23:08:18

Administrators and veteran educators from Connections Academy virtual schools in Michigan and Texas have been honored for outstanding leadership in online technology in K-12 education. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Virtual school leaders from Connections Education (http://www.ConnectionsEducation.com), a leading provider of virtual education for students in grades K–12, have been honored by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) with 2014 International Distance...

2014-05-08 12:34:06

Innovative Online Public Charter School Now Accepting Applications for 2014-2015 School Year LANSING, Mich., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors for the Insight School of Michigan, in partnership with K12 Inc., (NYSE: LRN), America's leading provider of proprietary curriculum and online and blended school programs for students in pre-K through high school, today announced the creation of a new, online public school which is now accepting Michigan students for the...

2014-05-07 23:10:27

Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery at Northern Westchester Hospital, has been elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY). Dr. Rosenberg will hold the office of Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the 2014-2015 term. Mount Kisco, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) is pleased to announce that Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery has been elected Chairman of the Board...

2014-05-07 12:34:25

Principal Alan Mather of Lindblom Math & Science Academy to be honored on May 7 CHICAGO, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Golden Apple Foundation, a leader in advancing the teaching profession in Illinois for 29 years, will for the first time honor the exemplary performance of a Chicago-area principal with a surprise announcement on May 7 at the Lindblom Math & Science Academy. Principal Alan Mather will receive the inaugural Stanley C. Golder Award from Golden Apple during an...

2014-05-06 16:34:52

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Having been a member of Calloway's Board of Directors since the company went public in 1991, Dr. Stanley Block announced his retirement from the Board, effective May 1. David L. Alexander has been elected by the Board to fill the unexpired term. Jim Estill, founder and President of Calloway's said, "I value Dr. Block's deep knowledge and reliably steady hand. All of us at Calloway's will miss his involvement on the Board." Dr. Block...

2014-05-06 16:32:57

ST. LOUIS, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today it will present at three upcoming conferences in May. The first is the Barclays High Yield and Syndicated Loan Conference, to be held May 12-14, 2014, at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix. Centene's presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, May 13(th) at 8:50 a.m. Mountain Time, and will also be available simultaneously at: http://cc.talkpoint.com/barc002/051314b_bc/default.asp?entity=15_54M6VBY....

2014-05-06 08:45:14

DALLAS, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To help students make financially wise choices about the colleges they attend, the higher-education website AffordableSchools.net has just published its ranking of the 50 most affordable colleges in the United States with the best return. To appear in this ranking, it is not enough for a school to keep the cost of tuition down. Besides keeping costs down, the schools in this ranking also have an excellent track record of giving students the skills...

2014-05-05 23:05:50

Recognized leader and expert in international student recruitment will increase reach and awareness of popular online college admissions platform globally. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 CollegeWeekLive, the leading website where students and colleges meet live online, today announced that Marty Bennett is joining CollegeWeekLive as Manager of International Partnerships. Marty will be growing reach and awareness for CollegeWeekLive in the international higher education community. In this...


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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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