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2011-07-08 09:27:00

NEWBERRY, S.C., July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newberry College has announced a new strategic partnership with advanced technology company Net 3 Technology (N3T), in which the firm will provide a range of specialized technology services and advance the College to a new level of IT support. As outlined in the multi-part agreement, the company will manage all on-site IT services, and provide business continuity and data protection. The agreement also establishes a full call center operation...

2011-06-08 11:01:00

CLAREMONT, Calif., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Californians, business travelers to Ontario and Pomona, and tourists on vacation in the Los Angeles area looking for a peaceful night out this summer will find the evening weather perfect for strolling in Claremont. Using Metrolink's San Bernardino line, Claremont is a 50-minute train ride from Union Station in downtown Los Angeles and just minutes from neighboring cities, including Ontario, Pomona, Rancho Cucamonga and Upland....

2011-05-19 11:24:00

FLORENCE, Ala., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newberry College, the small South Carolina school that has been creating buzz at The Shoals here this week, continues its charge today in the NCAA Division II Men's Golf National Championship. After delivering an impressive 4-under par 284 yesterday - ninth best in the school's history - the golf team will face No. 3 seed California State University, Monterey Bay, in the quarterfinals. Newberry is the No. 6 seed with the stroke play portion of...

2011-05-17 11:29:00

NEWBERRY, S.C., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a state that many describe as a golfer's paradise, a small college in the historic town of Newberry, S.C. is attracting attention as a strong contender in the NCAA Division II Men's Golf National Championship taking place this week at The Shoals in Florence, Ala. Newberry College, with enrollment of about 1,000 students, has been selected for the second time in program history to participate in the Men's Golf Championship, and is the first...

2011-05-12 14:28:00

UNITY, Maine, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An internationally-recognized scientist has been named the next President of Unity College, a small environmental college in Maine that has made significant strides in recent years. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110512/DC01348) Chairman of the Board of Trustees Tim Glidden announced today that Dr. Stephen Mulkey, Director of the Program in Environmental Science at the University of Idaho, will assume duties in July as...

2011-04-13 07:41:00

RICHFIELD, Ohio, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As a leading technology employer in Northeast Ohio and advocate of educational programs that promote technology careers, OEConnection LLC served as the sponsor for a computer programming contest held on the main campus of Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea on Tuesday, April 12, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030515/OECONNLOGO ) More than 50 students from area high schools participated in the competition, which required...

2011-04-11 12:27:00

Tufts Medical Center Committed to Continuing High Quality Care Should Nurses Walk Out BOSTON, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tufts Medical Center today condemned a move by the Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United to call a strike vote, and called on the MNA/NNU to work to resolve its differences at the bargaining table without the threat of a strike. Prior to a negotiation session set for today, the MNA set a strike date at Tufts Medical Center for Thursday,...

2011-04-04 11:05:00

CLAREMONT, Calif., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The winter storms that soaked Southern California will bring a colorful array of flora this spring, and no Los Angeles County city will bloom brighter than Claremont. Home to the Rancho Santa Fe Botanical Garden, Claremont will welcome the world's elite road cycling teams and avid amateurs to its streets, be the site of an international fair hosted by its seven world-class colleges, and much more. Following are some highlights of...

2011-03-31 00:00:30

Indiana Wesleyan University's (IWU) adult degree program is now holding classes in Akron, Lorain and the Greater Cleveland area. These locations offer online and onsite accelerated programs for working adults. At IWU, programs are fast-tracked, practical and affordable. Cleveland, OH (Vocus/PRWEB) March 30, 2011 Indiana Wesleyan University's (IWU) adult degree program is now holding classes in Akron, Lorain and the Greater Cleveland area. These locations offer online and onsite accelerated...

2011-03-29 08:29:00

NEWBERRY, S.C., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As Newberry College continues to develop its "living and learning" campus with the City of Newberry, the college has announced plans to renovate the Oakland Mill for student housing and market rate apartments. The initiative has been more than just a building renovation, but a fresh beginning for the surrounding Oakland Mill village and the Newberry community. Originally built in 1912, the student housing section, which takes up about 40% of...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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