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2014-01-28 23:23:44

SME forum will promote transfer of NASA technology to manufacturing purposes. Detroit (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 SME and The New Economy Initiative for Southeast Michigan (NEI) have joined forces to create the SME Technology Interchange. This first-time event features 25 NASA innovations that can transfer to business and manufacturing applications. It will take place on Wednesday, February 19, 2014, at the College for Creative Studies (CCS) in Detroit. Space-age technology designed for...

2014-01-28 12:27:02

DETROIT, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau: What: Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) 2014 Annual Membership Meeting Who: DMCVB members and the general public are welcome to attend. Cost is $45 for DMCVB members and $50 for non-members. On-site registration will be available. When: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 9 a.m.-noon Presentation begins at 10 a.m. Lunch will be served at...

2014-01-27 08:29:58

Significant donation supports museum vision over five-year period DETROIT, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demonstrating its support of educational institutions across Michigan, the DTE Energy Foundation has pledged to donate $1 million to the Michigan Science Center (MiSci). The donation will span a five-year period starting in 2014, and assist MiSci to achieve its vision of inspiring Michigan families with hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The...

2014-01-26 20:20:06

NAIAS exceeds attendance of 800,000 for the first time since 2003 DETROIT, Jan. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) came to a close today after an astounding two week celebration of vehicle unveilings, new technology, and the public show itself, which celebrated its 25(th) anniversary as an international event. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090903/DE70318LOGO ) Today's gate of 102,153 brings total ticketed attendance of the 2014 show...

2014-01-16 12:20:57

-- Automotive fluid systems technology is featured on a wide range of new vehicles and powertrains AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TI Automotive, a leading global supplier of fluid storage, carrying and delivery technology, supplies products to nearly two-thirds of the vehicles built around the world. At the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), TI Automotive products are featured on several vehicles making their worldwide debut, demonstrating the company's...

2014-01-16 12:20:29

Next up: Industry Preview-day two; VP Biden; and the biggest night of giving DETROIT, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When the dust settled after two remarkable days of vehicle unveilings, organizers of the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) counted 50 vehicle introductions, the majority being worldwide, presented to a crowd of 5,169 journalists from around the world. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090903/DE70318LOGO) NAIAS Chairman Bob Shuman said the optimism and...

2014-01-09 16:21:54

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) has named Faye Alexander Nelson to the position of president of the DTE Energy Foundation and vice president public affairs, effective Feb. 17. Nelson currently serves as president and CEO of the non-profit Detroit Riverfront Conservancy. In this newly created role, she will lead the DTE Energy Foundation, DTE Energy and its employees in partnerships in areas that include education, energy, the environment and broad-based...

2014-01-09 16:20:33

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the rapidly growing use of wireless technology, smart phones and the Internet, today's youth are more connected and tech-savvy than ever. As automobiles become more connected too, it's only natural that the industry focuses on bringing the two together. The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) does that by focusing on the various automotive-related technologies for students at all levels at its annual Education Day, Jan. 22, 2014, at...

2014-01-08 12:27:19

Tiger pitching coach, Jeff Jones, will sign autographs from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeff Poeszat, proprietor, of Top Prospects Sports Training Center of Farmington Hills is proud to announce the facility's grand opening Sunday, January 19, 2014, from 10:00 am - 7:00 pm. To help celebrate the grand opening, Top Prospects welcomes Detroit Tigers Pitching Coach, Jeff Jones, who will help throw out the ceremonial first pitch and sign...

2013-12-24 23:02:52

The Oakwood Southshore Medical Center has earned the Guardians of Excellence Award. Trenton, MI (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 A focus on the patient experience has paid off at the Oakwood Southshore Medical Center. The Ambulatory Surgery and Surgery Center at the Trenton hospital were honored with the Guardian of Excellence Award from Press Ganey; the prestigious award honors hospitals and health care organizations that have achieved the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction, employee...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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