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2013-04-10 23:17:56

Employment Technologies President Joseph T. Sefcik, Jr. honored for his pioneering career Winter Park, FL (PRWEB) April 10, 2013 Florida Southern College (FSC) recently honored Joseph T. Sefcik, Jr., founder and president of Employment Technologies Corporation, with the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award. Dr. Anne Kerr, president of FSC, presented the award at the school´s annual Founders Day Convocation. “Each year on Founders Day, Florida Southern College recognizes...

2008-06-13 16:55:00

Nintendo's Wii Fit is finding its way into rehabilitation programs for injured athletes.Sue Stanley-Green, a professor of athletic training at Florida Southern College in Lakeland, said Wii Fit and other fitness-oriented video games have "great potential" for core strengthening and rehabilitation and may boost compliance with rehabilitation exercises."We are looking to incorporate Wii Fit into the athletic training room as far as rehabilitation, for example, on post-operative knees and...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.