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2014-01-24 23:25:35

Ashland University has established a new online master’s degree program that aligns with AU’s vision to develop more outstanding distance education programs and aligns with AU's current emphasis in health related programs. Ashland, OH (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Ashland University received final approval this week from the state’s Higher Learning Commission in Columbus for its new online master’s program in Health and Risk Communication. The approval means Ashland University...

2013-09-27 23:29:03

Within the past year, Ashland University students have received more Ohio environmental science and engineering scholarships of the $63,000 awarded from The Ohio Academy of Science and the Ohio Environmental Education Fund than students at any of the other 15 Ohio Schools with students receiving scholarships. Ashland, OH (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Ashland University’s environmental science program received word from the Ohio Academy of Science earlier this year that its science...

2013-08-27 23:01:20

Ashland University has taken a bold step to address the issue of affordability facing higher education by announcing that it will cut tuition by more than $10,000 for full-time undergraduate students for the 2014-2015 academic year. Ashland, Ohio (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Ashland University has made a bold move in addressing the issues of accessibility and affordability facing higher education. The University has reset its cost structure for full-time undergraduate tuition and financial aid...

2013-05-03 23:21:20

CU film majors produced two dramatic films and two music videos to be screened during the Grand Rapids Film Festival May 16-19. Grand Rapids, Mich. (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 Two dramatic films and two music videos produced and directed by Cornerstone University film students have been nominated for awards at the Grand Rapids Film Festival including “One.two.five,” which is in the main competition and was selected to be screened May 17. Graduating senior Matt Miller directed...

NASA Kicks Off 20th Great Moonbuggy Race
2013-04-26 15:50:25

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online NASA's annual Great Moonbuggy Race kicked off today in Huntsville, Alabama, marking 20 years since the competition began. The annual Great Moonbuggy Race involves high school- and college-aged students who build lightweight, human-powered "moonbuggies" that address many of the same design challenges NASA and industry engineers overcame during the Apollo missions. In the late 1960s, NASA engineers designed the Apollo-era Lunar...

2011-04-03 07:00:00

Puerto Rico teams take top awards in high school, college divisions NASA has announced the winners of the 18th annual NASA Great Moonbuggy Race -- and it's Puerto Rico's year. Teams representing Teodoro Aguilar Mora Vocational High School of Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, snared the top two berths in the high school division; and, for the second straight year, the University of Puerto Rico in Humacao held off all comers to win the college division. The NASA competition challenges students around the...

2010-06-07 12:56:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- California Baptist University in Riverside will host two one-week summer academic camps in July, for middle schoolers and high school freshmen interested in graphic design and engineering. The daytime camps, with sessions held weekdays, will engage children in hands-on projects that make learning concepts about these career fields fun and accessible. The programs, called "Discovery University," are the first to be launched by the...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'