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Study Claims Senior Citizens With Active Sex Lives Are Happier
2011-11-21 06:19:47

New research presented in Boston at the Gerontological Society of America's (GSA) 64th Annual Scientific Meeting on Sunday has drawn a direct link between the sex lives of those in their mid-to-late 60s and their level of happiness with their lives and their marriage. According to a GSA press release announcing the findings, this conclusion is the result of a 2004 survey of 238 individuals over the age of 65. The data from that study was analyzed by Adrienne Jackson, an assistant professor...

2011-10-29 07:00:00

Florida A&M University has been awarded an education and research grant totaling $15 million from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to meet the agencyâs workforce needs in areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) that support NOAAâs mission. Tallahassee, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2011 Florida A&M University (FAMU) has been awarded an education and research grant totaling $15 million from the National Oceanic and...

2010-10-20 09:30:00

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida A&M University (FAMU) has been selected as one of the 2010 winners of the Ford College Community Challenge (Ford C3) and the recipient of a $50,000 grant to develop a student-led community project focused on sustainability in the farm community. Ford C3 is a national initiative of Ford Motor Company Fund, the philanthropic arm of Ford Motor Company, which challenges students from within Ford's national network of higher education...

2010-01-20 12:13:00

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Increasingly, college administrators understand that the first step in greening their campuses begins with addressing the energy and resource efficiency of its buildings. Through a $2.4 million energy savings performance contract now being executed by the Building Technologies Division of Siemens Industry, Inc., Florida A&M University (FAMU) is now on the path to a greener and more sustainable campus for the students and faculty. (Logo:...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.