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2015-01-30 23:09:16

Enterprise Learning! Conference 2015 Co-hosts Innovations in E-learning! Symposium in June - Powerhouse Partnership with Defense Acquisition University & George Mason University Announced

Parents Play Important Role In Molding Future Scientists
2014-12-04 03:33:30

Parents and family make all the difference in creating the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians

2014-04-15 08:20:52

FAIRFAX, Va., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight teams from Virginia schools high schools competed in the final match of the 2014 Governor's Cybersecurity Cup Challenge, a state-wide cyber

dwarf galaxy NGC 4395
2014-03-27 04:42:05

While experts might not know exactly how supermassive black holes grow to sizes up to a billion times that of our sun, astronomers believe they have discovered the so-called cosmic seeds that will ultimately become gravity-rich regions from which light cannot escape.

2013-12-10 23:02:44

Free online curriculum hub curates quality digital instructional materials for economics courses. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 From recovering

2013-10-15 23:03:54

Free Online Resource Curates Quality Digital Instructional Materials for Higher Education Arlington, VA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Today at EDUCAUSE, the

2013-06-27 23:27:52

Rebecca Kamen, artist and former professor of art, continues research on the intersection of art education, scientific discovery, and innovation by challenging science interns at George Mason

2013-06-06 23:41:55

Mobile and web application developer, Innolance, announces a new partnership with Fairfax County public schools. Sterling, VA (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Web

Cancer Pilot Study Succeeds Using Funds From Volleyball Tournaments
2013-06-06 10:33:22

Funded by volleyball tournaments, a new study released this week shows success in pinpointing individualized treatment for women with metastatic breast cancer, according to George Mason University researchers.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.