Latest Mitch Daniels Stories

2014-05-20 12:38:52

Flat-rate tuition at online university has not increased since 2010 inception INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As college costs continue to increase at several times the rate of inflation, WGU Indiana is committing to holding the line on tuition and fees for another 12 months. WGU Indiana's tuition has remained flat since the state of Indiana launched the non-profit, online university in June of 2010. WGU Indiana's tuition is charged at a flat rate of $2,890 per...

2014-04-02 08:33:51

SARASOTA, Fla., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitch Daniels, Indiana's former governor currently serving as the president of Purdue University, joined U.S. Masters Swimming's executive director, Rob Butcher, at the Purdue University pool Monday to help kick off April as, "Adult Learn-to-Swim Month." Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140402/PH96140-a Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140402/PH96140-b Mitch Daniels says swimming has become an integral part...

2011-03-28 09:30:00

NEW YORK, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The list of candidates continues to fluctuate and one year from now the Republican nominee will most likely be set. But, at this point, there is clearly no front-runner in the race for that nomination. Among all adults, assuming these candidates were in the Republican primary election, 10% would each vote for Mitt Romney and Donald Trump, while just under that would vote for Mike Huckabee (8%), Rudy Giuliani (8%) and Sarah Palin (7%). Five percent...

2011-03-10 10:59:00

PALO ALTO, Calif. March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Indiana governor Mitch Daniels has delivered his first extended response to critics of his advice that the Republican Party should stand down on social issues. Daniels' comments came in an interview for the online television program Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson. Although the interview has not been aired, excerpts have been posted in advance on YouTube. In the program, Daniels defended his record as a social conservative. But he...

2011-02-08 05:04:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- While it may seem like the last presidential race just ended, the truth is the 2012 one is well underway. At the moment, the primary race is focusing on the 2012 Republican nomination and while no one has officially launched their campaign, many people have already begun working to make Iowa and New Hampshire almost their home states. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100517/NY06256LOGO ) Among a group of 10 Republicans who have been...

2010-10-12 11:30:00

Also to Speak: Former Vice President Dan Quayle and Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe WASHINGTON, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, October 14th, Hudson Institute will honor Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels with the Herman Kahn Award. Former Vice President and Hudson Honorary Trustee Dan Quayle will present Daniels with the Institute's prestigious Kahn award for his distinguished career in public office. Also speaking at the Willard InterContinental Hotel event will be...

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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.