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2014-08-08 23:00:26

Stevens Institute of Technology has been ranked 15th in the nation for “Best Career Services” by The Princeton Review in the 2015 edition of “The Best 379 Colleges.” Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 Stevens Institute of Technology has been ranked 15th in the nation for “Best Career Services” by The Princeton Review in the 2015 edition of “The Best 379 Colleges.” The recognition follows a very strong report that shows a steady trend of employment for Stevens graduates,...

2014-08-06 16:30:19

Federal Lawsuit Seeks Relief from Federal Law that Would Force College to Abandon Two Millennia of Church Teaching, Christian Heritage PHOENIXVILLE, Pa., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, attorneys from the Liberty Institute and Maza, David and Hoeffel on behalf of Valley Forge Christian College filed a federal lawsuit against the United States Department of Health and Human Services in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania alleging...

2014-08-06 16:26:40

ALBANY, N.Y., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Modern day textbooks draw a different picture of war than their predecessors did in the era immediately after World War II leading up to the Vietnam War, a study by University at Albany researchers finds. In research published in the July edition of Sociology of Education, UAlbany sociologist Richard Lachmann and graduate student Lacy Mitchell discovered that U.S. textbooks published between 1970 and 2009 increasingly focused on the...

2014-08-06 16:25:18

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team of researchers has uncovered key attributes of so-called "brown carbon," atmospheric particles that play an important role in warming the atmosphere but are poorly understood. The team, led by Carnegie Mellon University with scientists from the Los Alamos National Laboratory and the University of Montana, said these findings, published this week in the journal Nature Geoscience, could help improve global climate predictions....

2014-08-05 23:01:29

College Obtains Funding to Support and Promote Engineering Education for Middle and High School Teachers Riverdale, NY (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 For the second time this summer, Manhattan College has received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to conduct research. The NSF awarded the College $297,516 to investigate and explore the creation of a variety of programs that support and promote engineering education for middle and high school teachers. “This project is a...

2014-08-05 08:29:20

The spotlight is on the top 25 university performing arts centers in the U.S. in recently published web article by Best Value Schools. PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new web article launched by Best Value Schools puts 25 top university performing arts centers in the spotlight. "The 25 Most Amazing University Performing Arts Centers" is a compilation of statistics and descriptions for some of the most highly resourceful and productive college theaters in the U.S. Best...

2014-08-04 23:05:30

Patent Issued for Soy Protein-based Product Candidate in Development to Replace Wound Dressings from Human and Animal Sources Reston, VA (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 Eqalix, Inc., a Northern Virginia regenerative medicine company, has achieved an important step in its development of technology for wound healing. A plant protein-based nanofiber scaffold technology invented at Drexel University and licensed to Eqalix recently received U.S. patent protection. The patent is U.S. Patent No....

2014-08-01 23:07:01

Tomas Gregorio EMBA‘09, a veteran health care executive experienced in building IT networks for regional hospitals, has been appointed Senior Executive Director of Healthcare Systems Innovation at the New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII), an NJIT corporation. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 Tomas Gregorio EMBA‘09, a veteran health care executive experienced in building IT networks for regional hospitals, has been appointed Senior Executive Director of Healthcare Systems...

2014-07-31 23:03:03

The University of the Virgin Islands entered into five-year memoranda of understanding with Anguilla Community College (ACC) and H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC), British Virgin Islands. U.S. Virgin Islands (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The University of the Virgin Islands entered into five-year memoranda of understanding with Anguilla Community College (ACC) and H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC), British Virgin Islands. These agreements will allow UVI to establish areas for...

2014-07-31 23:03:01

The University of the Virgin Islands is adopting a nationally recognized teacher preparatory program aimed at increasing student success. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The University of the Virgin Islands is adopting a nationally recognized teacher preparatory program aimed at increasing student success. UVI is developing the UVI Teach program – a secondary science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) teacher training program. Adapted from the UTeach Program, UVI will be one of the...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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