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2014-09-16 23:12:50

Antioch University introduces an online option for the graduate degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offered by its New England campus. It is now accepting applications for the January 2015 term. Yellow Spings, OH (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Antioch University has introduced an online option of the Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Antioch University New England. The new offering joins a growing list of programs offered through Antioch’s online campus. The...

2014-09-16 23:11:49

SIMULATIONiQ™ CaseMaster™, is a cloud-based subscription system that enables learners to practice on virtual patients from anywhere, at any time, and on any device to master clinical skills. Exton, PA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 In partnership with Drexel University College of Medicine, Education Management Solutions (EMS), the leader in clinical simulation management solutions, today launched SIMULATIONiQ™ CaseMaster™, a cloud-based subscription system that enables learners to...

2014-09-16 23:11:29

Despite a lack of public funding, specialized vocational school starts its fourth year as a model for educating the nation’s 750,000 young people with autism about to age out of the public school system. Sherman Oaks, California (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Defying the statistical odds, and with public funding virtually nonexistent for such programs, Exceptional Minds begins its fourth academic year as the first vocational school of its kind for young adults with autism. Twenty-seven...

2014-09-16 23:11:15

Texas A&M Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences student Therese Gavin takes top honors in Diamondback Drugs annual essay contest. Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Recognizing the role of today’s veterinary students in shaping the future of the field, Scottsdale, Arizona’s Diamondback Drugs developed the Max Memorial Essay Competition. This year, the winner of the essay contest is Therese Gavin, a student at Texas A&M’s school of Veterinary Medicine and...

2014-09-16 23:11:10

The Academy of Learning College Toronto has received an online makeover to better serve students and individuals interested in pursuing post-secondary education and training in Toronto. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Toronto’s Academy of Learning College is a pioneer in career training and education in Toronto, providing students with job-ready knowledge, skills and abilities that are required in today’s competitive job market. Now, Academy of Learning College Toronto...

2014-09-16 23:10:27

Final Ramtha event for 2014 can be experienced in person in Yelm, Washington and available live online via streaming. YELM, Washington (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Current students of Ramtha’s School of Enlightenment are eligible to attend the Capstone Event in Yelm, Washington, Oct. 20-26 to further their studies. The Capstone Fall event finishes the year and caps off the remarkable “Masters of Divine Jazz” World Tour which featured visits around the world in Switzerland, Italy,...

2014-09-16 23:09:01

The major new release of on-demand leadership development resource Harvard ManageMentor guides learners to apply learning and more rapidly achieve goals. Expected to drive greater organizational performance and impact. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Harvard Business Publishing today announced the new release of Harvard ManageMentor® , the premier on-demand learning resource for leadership and management development. Through an innovative work-based approach, the new Harvard ManageMentor...

2014-09-16 23:07:50

The CNPR certificate, since its inception of the Fall of 1999, has proven to help entry level applicants understand all of the pharmaceutical industry terms, product knowledge and regulations needed to work as a successful pharmaceutical sales rep. The CNPR program is widely known to help entry level applicants with their knowledge of the industry which then allows them to meet basic pharmaceutical sales job pre-requisites. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Building a workforce...

2014-09-16 23:07:42

As Vice President of Client Services, Tippets Will Help Institutions Find and Engage High Quality Prospective Students Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Helix Education, a world class provider of student life cycle technologies and services, hired Brett Tippetts as Vice President of Client Services. Tippetts is an experienced marketing and media strategist who will help the company's clients continue to implement results-driven enrollment marketing campaigns....

2014-09-16 23:05:34

Combines Chromecast & Airplay screen mirroring, a mobile interactive whiteboard, and formative assessments in a unified cloud based solution. Attleboro, MA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Simpliphi Inc. announces today the launch of Annotate (http://www.annotate.net), a new cloud service that allows instructors to be completely mobile in the classroom and effectively engage students. Using their tablets, instructors can now teach completely untethered, conduct formative assessments in real...


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Wampus cat (cougar)
2014-01-28 15:10:48

The Wampus cat comes from American folklore as a variation of a fierce cougar. It also is compared to the Ewah of Cherokee mythology. In the myth a woman covers herself with the skin of a cougar and spies on the men of the tribe. While the men are telling sacred stories around a fire, she is caught and turned into a half-woman, half-cat by the tribe’s medicine man. The Wampus cat supposedly still haunts the forests of east Tennessee. Other legends state the Wampus cat is the spirit of...

Algebra
2014-01-02 11:06:39

Algebra, from the Arabic al-jebr, meaning “reunion of broken parts”, is one of the wide-ranging parts of mathematics, combined with number theory, geometry, and analysis. Algebra can basically be considered as doing computations much like that of arithmetic with non-numerical mathematical objects. Initially, these objects were variables that represented either numbers that weren’t yet known or unspecified numbers, permitting one to state and prove properties that are true no matter...

Geometry
2014-01-02 10:21:51

Geometry is a branch of mathematics that is concerned with questions of shape, size, relative position of figures, and the properties of space. A mathematician who works in the geometry field is called a geometer. Geometry arose independently in numerous early cultures as a body of practical knowledge concerning areas, lengths, and volumes, with elements of a formal mathematical science emerging in the West as early as Thales. By the 3rd century BC, geometry was put into an axiomatic form by...

Trigonometry
2014-01-02 10:09:07

Trigonometry, from the Greek trigonon, meaning triangle, and metron, meaning measure, is a branch of mathematics that studies the relationships involving lengths and angles of triangles. The field came about during the 3rd century BC from applications of geometry to astronomical studies. The 3rd century astronomers first noted that the lengths of the sides of a right triangle and the angles between those sides have fixed relationships: that is, if at least the length of one of those sides...

Applied Mathematics
2014-01-02 10:00:11

Applied mathematics is a branch of mathematics that focuses on mathematical methods that are usually used in science, engineering, business, and industry. Therefore, “applied mathematics” is a mathematical science with specialized knowledge. The term “applied mathematics” also explains the professional specialty in which mathematicians work on practical problems; as a profession focused on practical problems, applied mathematics focuses on the formulation and study of mathematical...

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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'