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2014-06-24 23:16:43

Michigan-Based Company Invests in Future Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Plymouth Technology, Inc., a provider of industrial and Oil & Gas water treatment chemicals and engineering solutions, today announced that company executives attended a three-day executive development program at Michigan State University’s Eli Broad College of Business. The program, titled Building Winning Teams: A Quest for Excellence, is designed for high-potential business professionals who lead...

Children Who Are Taught An Art May Lead Future Of Innovation
2013-10-24 08:02:44

[ Watch the Video: Your Little Picasso Could Become The Next Edison ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While politicians and policy experts seem to be pushing for more students to embrace math and science at the expense of the arts, a new study from Michigan State University (MSU) supports the notion that an artistic education has so-called ‘real world’ value. According to the study, which was published in the journal Economic Development Quarterly, people who...

Workers Want Life Outside Of The Workplace
2013-02-21 10:59:19

Michigan State University A memo to employers: Just because your workers live alone doesn´t mean they don´t have lives beyond the office. New research at Michigan State University suggests the growing number of workers who are single and without children have trouble finding the time or energy to participate in non-work interests, just like those with spouses and kids. Workers struggling with work-life balance reported less satisfaction with their lives and jobs and more...

Programs That Help Farmers Adapt To Climate Change Supported By The Public
2012-07-25 12:24:58

A survey conducted by Michigan State University reveals strong public support for government programs to assist farmers to adapt to climate change. According to NASA research, global temperatures have been rising for decades, and it´s affecting all aspects of agriculture. Regardless of what those surveyed believe causes climate change, more than 65 percent of them support government assistance for farmers, said Scott Loveridge, MSU professor of agricultural, food and resource...

Word of the Day
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.