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2013-06-06 23:29:25

The University of New England has announced the award of a two-year, $200,000 grant by the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations in recognition of the University´s efforts to cultivate a caring interprofessional health work force. Portland, Maine (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 The University of New England has announced the award of a two-year, $200,000 grant by the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations in recognition of the University´s efforts to cultivate a caring interprofessional health work...

2013-06-03 23:03:28

Eleven teams to vie for $1.5 million prize; WPI to serve as host site for second year. Worcester, MA (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 From June 5-7 on the campus of Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), 11 teams of citizen inventors from across the country will once again compete for a purse of $1.5 million. The challenge: Design and develop the next generation of robots to explore the landscapes of other worlds. Last year, WPI was the first university selected as host and manager — officially...

2013-05-31 23:22:31

Maine´s largest and longest-running educational event for professionals involved in improving the lives of Maine´s elder residents takes place June 13-14, 2013 at the Harborside Hotel and Marina in Bar Harbor, Maine. Co-hosted by the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine Department of Geriatric Medicine and the Maine Gerontological Society, the meeting gathers health professionals and para-professionals, geriatrics administrators, social workers, care givers,...

2013-05-29 23:17:37

An app called ℠LocalSitter´ allows people to monitor their pets when they can´t be with them. It won the category of “Best Idea” at the ℠Tails and Rails´ contest co-hosted by Purina and ℠Mashable,´ a popular news website and technology and social media blog. FAIRFIELD, Conn. (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Do you ever worry about your pet when you´re not home? Cody Reinold ´14, an information systems and operations management student in...

2013-05-28 23:26:09

A recent Tufts University study showed Food for the Hungry´s child health and nutrition work in Bolivia is impacting lives years after the program´s conclusion. Phoenix, Ariz. (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 A recent Tufts University study showed Food for the Hungry´s (FH) child health and nutrition work in Bolivia is impacting lives, years after the program´s conclusion. Stunting among children in Potosi and Cochabamba areas of Bolivia decreased 25 percent during the life of this...

2013-05-28 23:03:22

New engineering program at respected Brazilian institution aims to create entrepreneurs and tech innovators to boost Brazilian economy Needham, Mass. (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Olin College of Engineering and Insper, a highly regarded business school in Sao Paulo, have signed an agreement for Olin to assist Insper in the creation of a new and innovative engineering school to complement its business program. The new engineering program, which will be located on Insper´s campus, is scheduled...

2013-05-28 23:03:04

UNE´s PharmD Class of 2013 has already provided 80,000 hours of supervised care through their introductory pharmacy practice experiences to patients in Maine and beyond. Portland, ME (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) students of the University of New England´s inaugural class of 90 graduated on May 18, 2013. UNE President Danielle N. Ripich said, “I am so proud of our pioneering first class of students. UNE is committed to its role in providing outstanding...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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