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2014-06-02 23:04:13

The American Academy of Arts & Sciences has announced its 2014 class of new members New York, NY (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 The American Academy of Arts & Sciences has announced its 2014 class of new members. Included among the list are leaders in the sciences, social sciences, humanities, arts, business, public affairs, and the nonprofit sector is Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai’s Peter Palese, PhD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Microbiology. The American Academy...

2014-06-02 16:23:43

BALTIMORE, Md., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Agriculture Law Education Initiative has recently launched an Infoline phone number for the agricultural community to call. The Infoline phone number directs callers to legal information resources related to their agricultural operation. The Infoline, (410) 706-7377, is answered by staff at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. "A central goal of the Initiative is to assist in the preservation of...

2014-05-28 23:00:28

Higher education offers opportunities for people of all ages. Whether you are just starting college for the first time, resuming your studies, or preparing for a new career, a college degree will help you reach your goal. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Sometimes college is not always an option or the answer for many 18-year olds as they finish high school. Many turn to the armed services, continue with a part-time job that has full-time or advancement opportunities, or step into...

2014-05-27 23:12:11

BioConference Live Clinical Diagnostics & Research will broadcast live May 28-30, 2014. Yorba Linda, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 BioConference Live Clinical Diagnostics virtual conference will bring together experts from all around the world to present their newest findings and allow participants to benefit from interacting with a global community. Speakers at the conference include Roche Diagnostics, Siemens Healthcare, Boston University, Harvard Medical School, Thermo Fisher, AACC,...

2014-05-27 20:20:23

Advances Workforce Innovation through Industry Collaboration JERSEY CITY, N.J., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Jersey City University (NJCU) opens Logistics Center at its Business Development Incubator (BDI) with a state-of-the-art operational warehouse environment that will train and certify middle management working in the warehousing sector. The focus will be on TLD (Transportation, Logistics and Distribution) and fills a vital role in the supply chain and employment ecosystem....

2014-05-22 23:06:59

Art Along the Avenue of Technology Hosts International Artist Duo PolakvanBekkum Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 PolakVanBekkum, an artist duo from the Netherlands, are in Philadelphia to lead a dynamic public art residency program, Art Along the Avenue of Technology (AAAT), at the University City Science Center. Esther Polak and Ivar van Bekkum arrived in May 2014 and will spend six months helping to activate the Science Center’s campus through a groundbreaking, place-making and...

2014-05-21 23:04:34

A multimillion-dollar gift from a Bucknell University alumnus will support a new wrestling and health and wellness center. LEWISBURG, Pa. (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 More than 50 years after graduating from Bucknell University, Trustee Emeritus Bill Graham '62 is still inspired by his undergraduate experience, a big part of which was being co-captain of the undefeated 1961-62 wrestling team. "Wrestling taught me a lot about myself," Graham said. "It helped build my...

2014-05-20 08:24:24

POTSDAM, N.Y., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What makes people use less energy? For many, it's the cost: economic, environmental or both. Costs are only made clear, though, in a monthly utility bill. And that's something millions of Americans never see. These are people who live in various types of housing where power is part of the rent. This group includes more than half a million New York state inhabitants that live in college residence halls. Across the U.S., student...

2014-05-19 23:04:46

As the University City Science Center’s QED proof-of-concept program launches its seventh round, one of its newest academic partners, The Pennsylvania State University, has expanded its involvement from the Medical College at Hershey to include its main campus at University Park. Philadephia, PA (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 As the University City Science Center’s QED proof-of-concept program launches its seventh round, one of its newest academic partners, The Pennsylvania State University,...

2014-05-17 20:20:06

WALTHAM, Mass., May 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bentley University graduates gained a competitive advantage to their game plans for life, thanks to Joseph Moglia, head football coach and chair of athletics at Coastal Carolina University. Moglia, who also serves as chairman of the board of TD Ameritrade, addressed more than 1,000 Bentley University undergraduate students at the 95th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 17, 2014. Speaking to an estimated audience of 8,000,...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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