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2013-11-26 23:00:58

Fairfield University announces the opening of Recovery House, a residential home designed specifically to meet the needs of students in recovery from addictions. Progressive and mission driven, Recovery House is for young men who want to learn how to balance their education with their recovery. Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Fairfield University announces the opening of Recovery House, a residential home designed specifically to meet the needs of students in recovery from...

2013-11-22 23:04:11

Dr. Marshall Jones is an expert on laser material processing and the publisher of a book which inspires kids from underrepresented communities to follow their dreams. Niskayuna, NY (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 GE Global Research, the technology development arm of the General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), is proud to announce that Dr. Marshall Jones, a world renowned expert on laser manufacturing, is a recipient of the 2013 University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst “Salute to Service”...

2013-11-21 23:04:18

The program, the first in Massachusetts, responds to a rapidly growing demand for professionals who can help organizations deal with the rise of big data. Worcester, MA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Responding to a skyrocketing demand for professionals who understand how to analyze and distill value from massive data sets, popularly known as big data, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is launching the first graduate program in data science in Massachusetts and one of only a handful of...

2013-11-20 23:25:22

Holy Apostles College & Seminary in Cromwell, Conn., is recommended by The Cardinal Newman Society in the latest edition of The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College, which was published October 7, 2013. The Newman Guide and its updated companion magazine My Future, My Faith make searching for and getting advice on faithful Catholic colleges and universities easy. Cromwell, Connecticut (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Holy Apostles College & Seminary in Cromwell, Conn., is...

2013-11-13 23:33:26

Community leaders in Manchester, NH tonight announced a new way of helping students learn the skills that will land them jobs after graduation, including an agreement that provides up to a year or more of college credit for participating high school students. Manchester, New Hampshire (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Community leaders in Manchester, NH tonight announced a new way of helping students learn the skills that will land them jobs after graduation, including an agreement that provides...

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...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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