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2014-05-13 23:02:08

Nearly 41,000 students at two local universities have a new dedicated resource to support their entrepreneurial aspirations as Blackstone LaunchPad offices are open at Philadelphia University and Temple University. Executive Directors are on board and ready to support student entrepreneurs. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Nearly 41,000 students at two local universities have a new dedicated resource to support their entrepreneurial aspirations. Students at Philadelphia University...

2014-05-12 23:09:48

Speakers from Industry-Academia Partnership Describe R&D Efforts to Meet the Future Needs of the Data Center and Cloud Los Gatos, California (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 The Industry-Academia Partnership (IAP) conducted the 2014 Carnegie Mellon Workshop in Gates Hall at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA, on April 4, with the theme "Meeting the Future Needs of the Data Center and Cloud." The IAP is a new association formed to address the revolutionary changes required for...

2014-05-12 23:05:31

Students Can Get a Head Start on College Planning at Texas Region 10 Virtual College Fair at http://www.CollegeWeekLive.com Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 CollegeWeekLive, the leading website where students and colleges meet live online, today announced that the first ever Texas Region 10 Virtual College Fair will take place online at CollegeWeekLive on May 15th between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. CDT. Students who log in to the complimentary event will be able to chat live with admissions...

2014-05-12 08:38:46

BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering and the University of British Columbia have developed the first tool of its kind for diagnosing failures in complex networked applications like Skype, Firefox, and Apache. Upending traditional application diagnostics, NetCheck requires neither source code nor application-specific information, but instead relies on modeling and simulating networking behaviors to identify issues that...

2014-05-09 23:09:59

The 2014 AIA Design Award Committee selects two projects designed by Flad Architects to receive Honor Awards in this year's competition. Madison, WI (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 The 2014 Design Award Committee of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced today the selection of two projects designed by Flad Architects as Honor Award recipients in this year’s Wisconsin Design Awards competition. Architectural design work recognized includes the new Biochemical Sciences Complex at...

2014-05-08 23:12:11

UC San Diego’s Extension Dean to be Featured Speaker at National Association of International Educators, May 25-30 San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 UC San Diego Extension Dean Mary Walshok will be among the featured speakers at the upcoming conference of the National Association of International Educators (NAFSA) on Wednesday, May 28 at the San Diego Convention Center. Dean Walshok, an innovator in global education programs, will address the topic of “How to Better Articulate the...

2014-05-08 12:23:26

NYC Design Week Will Bring the Area's Most Innovative Thinkers to One of Its Most Dynamic Incubators BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, May 10, the New York City Accelerator for a Clean and Resilient Economy (NYC ACRE) at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering will host its second annual Design Jam, inviting designers to bring their creative insight to the challenges faced by the clean-tech incubator's entrepreneurs....

2014-05-06 23:08:47

Wharton Professors Saikat Chaudhuri and David Robertson on “Incubating Innovation in Established Firms” and “The Balance Between Creativity and Constraints” San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 What: Through intensive lectures and hands-on exercises, the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, led by the Wharton School’s most prominent professors, help reporters gain a better understanding of key business and economic issues. This one-day program will feature Wharton...

2014-05-06 16:34:52

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Having been a member of Calloway's Board of Directors since the company went public in 1991, Dr. Stanley Block announced his retirement from the Board, effective May 1. David L. Alexander has been elected by the Board to fill the unexpired term. Jim Estill, founder and President of Calloway's said, "I value Dr. Block's deep knowledge and reliably steady hand. All of us at Calloway's will miss his involvement on the Board." Dr. Block...

2014-05-05 23:03:52

Dana Cita wins First Wharton Social Impact Prize with an Educational Lending Platform to Help Indonesian Students Pay for School Philadelphia, Pa. (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced that student team Slidejoy won the $30,000 Perlman Grand Prize of the 2014 Wharton Business Plan Competition. The prize was awarded at the Wharton School’s annual Venture Finals on May 1, 2014, where student Finalists received more than $125,000 in combined...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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