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2014-10-29 23:10:24

Articulation Agreement Guarantees Admission into Top Caribbean Medical School for Premed Students at Erie, PA University (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania, has signed an agreement with the University of Medicine and Health Sciences (UMHS) for its graduating Premed students, allowing those that meet minimum requirements guaranteed admission to the Caribbean medical school, which prepares future doctors for careers in medicine in the USA and Canada. After...

2014-10-29 08:30:24

Large Institutions Advance, Smaller Hospitals Retreat TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Fiscal 2013 research activity at Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals posted a small 1.1% year-on-year gain in available research funding, according to Research Infosource Inc., Canada's Source of R&D Intelligence, which released its Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals List today. The annual publication ranks hospitals on their success in attracting financial support for research. The somewhat...

2014-10-28 16:25:44

MIAMI, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Sunday, November 2, 2014, at the annual Bobcat Athletics Stone Crab Dinner, St. Thomas University (www.stu.edu) will be recognizing two extraordinary individuals who have changed our sports industry: Arthur Hertz and Dr. Jan Bell. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100709/STULOGO Hertz, the Chairman and CEO of Wometco Enterprises, has generously donated $500,000 to establish the Arthur H. Hertz Endowed Professorship in Sports...

2014-10-24 23:01:22

JB Knowledge Technologies, Inc., technology solutions provider to the construction, risk management, and insurance industries, honored for second year in a row at both the Aggie 100 and LSU 100. Bryan/College Station, TX and Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 JBKnowledge, an information technology services and products provider to the construction, risk management, and insurance industries continues to exhibit a strong entrepreneurial spirit by being recognized at both Mays Business...

2014-10-23 12:29:12

Research and product development aimed at increasing crop yields while reducing chemicals in agriculture MONTREAL, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inocucor Technologies, Inc. and McGill University have signed a research and licensing agreement to co-produce a new class of sustainable bio-stimulant products for large-scale agriculture that have the potential to increase crop yields by at least 10 to 15 percent. Inocucor's patented technology, developed by founders Dr. Maggie...

2014-10-22 12:27:56

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill today announced the results of an independent investigation conducted by former federal prosecutor Kenneth Wainstein into past academic irregularities at Carolina and took immediate action to address the findings. Today's actions build on the reforms already undertaken in the years since first learning about the issues. Mr. Wainstein's investigation found: -- Two people within...

2014-10-21 23:04:58

The technology partnership between OEConnection and Baldwin Wallace University is designed to benefit both the students and the company. Richfield, Ohio (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 OEConnection LLC, the parts e-commerce technology leader for OEM distribution networks and a recognized technology employer-of-choice in Northeast and Central Ohio, has announced a partnership with Baldwin Wallace University (BW) to facilitate technology research and development for its business. This unique...

2014-10-20 23:02:35

MacKeeper is proud to announce their participation and attendance at one of year's top tech events at one of the most well known institutions for innovation and technology. (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 MacKeeper would like to announce their attendance of the MIT Technology Review. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is known around the world as a leader in innovating research and technologies. The MIT Technology Review was founded 115 years ago in 1899. The review offers a unique...

2014-10-20 12:35:41

Trojan(TM) Brand Condoms' recent study finds only 41 percent of college aged adults report always using a condom EWING, N.J., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oregon State University tops the Trojan(TM) Sexual Health Report Card for the first time in the history of the rankings, making an unprecedented jump from No. 26 to the No. 1 spot in the 2014 rankings. The 9(th) annual study sponsored by the makers of Trojan(TM) Brand Condoms and conducted by Sperling's BestPlaces, calls attention to the...

2014-10-16 23:15:26

Miss UVI Elisa Thomas made history when she won the title of Miss National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall of Fame – becoming the first Miss UVI to win that crown. U.S. Virgin Islands (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Miss UVI Elisa Thomas made history when she won the title of Miss National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall of Fame – becoming the first Miss UVI to win that crown. Thomas competed against 20 other college queens from Historically Black Colleges and Universities from across the...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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