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2014-02-11 08:39:24

Firm Includes All-Star Line Up Of Top New England Operators BOSTON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data Point Capital, a venture capital firm focused on companies that can be leveraged and scaled on the internet, today announced the addition of Len Schlesinger as a Special Advisor to the organization. Dr. Schlesinger currently serves as a Baker Foundation Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, and previously served as the President of Babson College....

2014-02-10 23:21:24

One time investment enables seamless experience from all devices. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Elliance, a digital marketing agency, just launched a responsive website for Carnegie Mellon University’s quarterly magazine, Carnegie Mellon Today. Now, they can upload the content one time and it will be accessible from any device with a browser. Responsive web design was created so a person can visit a website from a computer, a phone or a tablet and the website automatically...

2014-02-06 23:26:12

The website’s list is comprised of 50 medical assisting schools that are some of the best in the United States. Los Angeles, Ca (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 TopMedicalAssistantSchools.com, a website devoted to helping students learn more about medical assisting careers, recently announced the launch of its new website. To commemorate the launch of the new site, TopMedicalAssistantSchools.com published a new article, “Top 50 Affordable Medical Assisting Schools.” The list, which was...

2014-02-06 16:27:15

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students from Rutgers Business School's MBA Pharmaceutical Management Program captured third place in the Kellogg School of Management's prestigious biotech and healthcare case competition, securing a spot among the leading business schools in the country. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140206/DC60664) Eleven teams participated in the competition from schools such as the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross...

2014-02-05 12:25:16

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MIT Press is pleased to announce the launch of the MIT Press BITS series. MIT Press BITS are short digital excerpts from books in selected areas of intellectual inquiry. The series launches with 50 BITS on subjects ranging from robotics to architecture, from psychoanalysis to game studies. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140205/NE58872LOGO) BITS are carefully chosen from both classic MIT Press titles and recent releases. They are...

2014-02-04 23:31:52

Ashworth College announces the addition of the Electronic Health Records Training to its ever-growing list of accredited Career Diplomas Programs. Norcross, Georgia (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Ashworth College (http://www.ashworthcollege.edu), a leading online school, announced the addition of an Electronic Health Records Management Career Diploma program to its expansive list of accredited certification preparation courses. The online college offers all graduates of the Electronic Health...

2014-02-04 23:23:06

Wharton Professors Mark Pauly and Robert Inman to Lead Sessions on “The Affordable Care Act” and “Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth” Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 04, 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 better understanding of key business and economic issues. This no-cost, one-day program will feature sessions by Wharton...

2014-02-03 23:25:05

Part of the Learning First Program, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, this partnership will enable California students to complete associate and bachelor’s degrees close to home through Coastline and online through World Campus. University Park, PA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 Penn State’s online campus, World Campus, and Coastline Community College are partnering to enable California students to complete associate and bachelor’s degrees close to home. The partnership...

2014-01-31 23:04:29

EHS brings the school’s resources directly to students living off-campus with EHS. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Educational Housing Services, Inc. (EHS), the leading provider of private, off-campus student housing in New York City, today unveils a new and exclusive IT network service for all New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering students residing at the EHS St. George Residence in Brooklyn Heights, NY. EHS has created a direct and dedicated IT network connection...

2014-01-30 23:02:15

Coming to Chapman from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Dr. Lyon begins his tenure as the third dean of the Schmid School on July 1, 2014. Orange, CA (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Chapman University has appointed Dr. Andrew Lyon the new dean of the Schmid College of Science and Technology. Coming to Chapman from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Dr. Lyon begins his tenure as the third dean of the Schmid College on July 1, 2014. He replaces Dr. Janeen Hill, who served as dean for the...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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