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2014-07-08 23:15:36

The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) has taken action to grant full accreditation status to Husson University’s School of Pharmacy. Combined with accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), the Husson University School of Pharmacy holds the highest levels of accreditation available to educational institutions with professional pharmacy degree programs. Bangor, Maine (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy...

2014-04-08 23:33:57

To help prepare today’s students for tomorrow’s job opportunities, Husson University announced today that it is launching a new Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences degree. With its strong emphasis on chemistry, biology, and physiology, the new Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences degree is well suited for individuals interested in becoming a doctor of medicine, medical specialist (podiatrist, optometrist, dermatologist, osteopathic physician, etc.), veterinarian, dentist, speech...

2014-01-30 23:30:13

Husson University announced today that it will showcase its new Southern Maine campus at a grand opening ceremony on Tuesday, February 4 at 12:00 p.m. The event, featuring a ribbon cutting, will celebrate the variety of advanced educational opportunities now available to Southern Maine area students and employers through this respected institution of higher learning. Bangor, Maine (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Husson University announced today that it will showcase its new Southern Maine...

2014-01-21 23:32:27

More than 250 students from the Husson University Schools of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nursing, Pharmacy, Education, and Mental Health Counseling will participate in the "Second Annual Interprofessional Evening of Conversation." Once completed, students from the various healthcare and education disciplines at Husson University will have gained insight into drawing out information from patients, identifying treatment options and the potential for various healthcare...

2012-10-04 23:00:09

From Norfolk State University to Portland State University, More Colleges are Powered by UniversityTickets. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 03, 2012 UniversityTickets, a leader in ticketing and box office technology for colleges and universities, welcomes 21 new clients this month with box offices powered by UniversityTickets. New clients launched include Norfolk State University of Norfolk, VA; Portland State University of Portland, Oregon; Northern Illinois University of Dekalb, IL; Santa...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'