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2014-05-13 08:39:39

MCLEAN, Va., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avineon, Inc., a successful provider of information technology, geospatial, and engineering support services, today announced that its Indian subsidiary has successfully been appraised at CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model® Integration (CMMI) CMMI-DEV v1.3 (Staged):Maturity Level 3 rating based on the results of a SCAMPI Class A appraisal. The appraisal team was led by SCAMPI Lead Appraiser for Development, who has been authorized to...

2014-04-28 12:28:31

Florida State and Connecticut sit atop the men's and women's standings, respectively, as the race for the Capital One Cup enters the home stretch MCLEAN, Va., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The race for the No. 1 spot in the Capital One Cup standings and a combined $400,000 in student-athlete scholarships is gaining momentum and the leading schools have clearly emerged after a thrilling winter sports season. Today, Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE: COF), an official NCAA(®) Corporate...

2014-04-09 16:22:03

Company Sponsorship Honors its Commitment to Providing Support Directly to Warfighters, Civilian Department of Defense Personnel and their Families MCLEAN, Va., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) announced today that it will be the presenting sponsor of the 2014 Navy-Air Force Half Marathon and Navy 5 Miler event scheduled for Sept. 14 at the National Mall in Washington, D.C....

2014-04-09 08:32:36

Company Donates $150,000 to Serve Active Duty and Wounded Troops, Military Families, and Caregivers MCLEAN, Va., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore (USO-Metro) named Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) the first Center Operations Sponsor of the USO Warrior and Family Center at Bethesda. As a sponsor, SAIC will donate $150,000, over the next three years, to assist with the center's daily operations and programs to benefit...

2014-03-31 04:20:45

Partnering Organizations Include USO-Metro, The Mission Continues, TAPS, Operation Homefront, and Pentagon Memorial Fund MCLEAN, Va., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) announced today that it will be the presenting sponsor of the 2014 Washington Nationals Patriotic Series, a four-game series that celebrates the American Spirit and pays tribute to those who risk their lives and continue to make personal sacrifices to protect this...

2014-03-18 08:37:30

MCLEAN, Va., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nazzic Keene, sector president of Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC), has been elected to the board of directors for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), a national not-for-profit organization for families affected by the loss of a military loved one. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131008/PH94180LOGO "The TAPS Board of Directors plays a critical role monitoring and managing the organization,...

2014-03-07 20:23:11

SAIC Not Associated in any way with TRC or this Mini-Tender Offer MCLEAN, Va., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) has been notified of an unsolicited "mini-tender offer" made by TRC Capital Corporation (TRC) to SAIC stockholders to purchase up to 700,000 shares of SAIC common stock at a price of $35.35 per share. TRC's offer price represents a discount of $1.78 per share, or 4.79 percent, below SAIC's closing price of $37.13 on...

2014-03-06 16:21:04

Company to Provide Systems Engineering and Technical Support Services for its Defense Readiness Reporting System MCLEAN, Va., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific in support of the Office of the Secretary of Defense to provide systems engineering and technical support services for its Defense Readiness Reporting System (DRRS). The...

2014-01-10 12:23:15

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celerity's Web and Mobile team has helped National Geographic win a Nielsen Norman Award for Best Intranet. During a year-long project engagement, Celerity helped build "ngconnect," a highly visual, social and content-relevant intranet experience that has made employee collaboration easy and exciting. With this new internal communications platform, the company's 2,000 employees can interact with one another using real-time information...

2014-01-08 16:24:59

Florida State, North Dakota State and Notre Dame lead the men's standings while Penn State ranks No. 1 in the women's standings with a combined $400,000 in student-athlete scholarships at stake MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The game-winning 80-yard touchdown drive by Florida State in the final minute of the final BCS National Championship Game was the perfect ending to an exciting 2013-2014 NCAA® Division I fall athletics season filled with other last-second heroics and...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • 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.