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2013-11-11 23:04:03

Gerrish School of Business, Judge Science Center and Angle Center for Entrepreneurship Now Housing Classes and Learning Enrichment Activities Beverly, MA (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 Endicott College is pleased to announce the dedication of the Curtis L. Gerrish School of Business, the Ginger ’51 Judge Science Center, and the Colin and Erika Angle Center for Entrepreneurship, all located within the campus’s newest building. The dedication took place during Family Weekend and Homecoming...

2013-11-10 23:00:26

Warns Higher Education Consortium of “The Specter of Failure”; Calls for Redesign of Environmental Education Pleasantville, NY (PRWEB) November 10, 2013 In a speech marked by pointed criticism of American environmentalism, James Gustave “Gus” Speth told regional colleges this weekend, “It’s time for a new environmentalism” and for “going back to the ideas of the 1960s and early 1970s, rediscovering their more radical roots, and stepping outside the system in order to...

2013-11-01 23:04:13

FAME aims to offer innovators the tools they need to turn their ideas for promising new products, companies and technologies into realities. The business incubator program’s first three clients were just announced. Fairfield, Connecticut (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 A specialty bakery, a green living consulting firm and an electronics design company with a home automation solution are the first ‘client companies’ of the Fairfield University Accelerator and Mentoring Enterprise, an...

2013-10-29 23:26:31

Greek Boston, a community website for the Boston, Massachusetts and New England area Greeks was recently acquired by Tanya and Nikos Stamoulis. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Greek Boston (http://www.greekboston.com), a community website for the Boston, Massachusetts and New England area Greeks was recently acquired by Tanya and Nikos Stamoulis of Arlington, Massachusetts. Greek Boston, which was launched in 1998, is the first online community for Greek Americans and took to...

2013-10-21 23:21:57

The School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) in Switzerland have recently entered into an agreement on launching a student exchange programme dedicated to the development of students, particularly in the areas of global outlook and cultural appreciation. (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 The School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and Ecole...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'