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2013-02-19 23:04:20

MSOE will establish the Carter Academy with an endowed gift from Dr. Gene and Mrs. Patricia Carter. This intense academic program will provide opportunities for under-prepared students who wish to pursue engineering education. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) February 19, 2013 National Engineers Week (Feb. 17-23) highlights the pressing need for engineers in the United States. It is critical that young students are introduced to engineering and other STEM-related fields, and that high school graduates...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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