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2011-05-23 22:50:25

College educators around the nation who are discovering the unique value of research experiences for undergraduate students now have a new tool available to them "“ a "program in a box" detailing exactly how such experiences can be created, used and implemented. This resource, which is free, will be introduced tomorrow in New York City by the National Center for Women and Information Technology, as part of their annual summit conference. It will soon be available online at...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.