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2009-12-09 10:03:00

COHOES, N.Y., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Following on the heels of Mohawk's recognition as a top Green-IT Organization earlier this year, IDG's Computerworld again recognizes Mohawk Fine Papers, Inc. as a leader in information technology practices by naming the company a 2010 Premier 100 IT Leaders honoree. This year's Premier 100 spotlights 100 award leaders from both the technology and business sides of companies for their exceptional technology leadership, innovative ideas to business...

2009-11-13 10:41:00

One day - 7 Workshops November 18, 2009 8:00 am - 4:30 pm BOSTON, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by Northeastern University Graduate School: Location: 716 Columbus Ave., Northeastern University Alumni Center www.northeastern.edu/eweek Presentations will focus on venture capital, marketing, intellectual property, business plans, and related topics The guest speakers are experts drawn from the region including Bob Davis, Highland Partners as the...

2009-09-22 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrepreneur magazine and The Princeton Review announce the results of their seventh annual survey ranking the top graduate and undergraduate entrepreneurship programs in the nation. From the more than 2,300 programs surveyed by The Princeton Review, 25 undergraduate and 25 graduate are ranked. And in an unprecedented event since the ranking began, a single school took the top spots in both categories -- Babson College. Ranking second and third in the...

2009-09-21 11:50:00

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Philadelphia University's innovative M.S. in Sustainable Design program has received the 2009 Excellence in Green Building Education Recognition Award from the U.S. Green Building Council. "Through this initiative, USGBC is recognizing those organizations that are taking the lead in the development of innovative green building knowledge and resources," said Rebecca Flora, the council's senior vice president for education and research....

2009-09-21 08:00:00

BOSTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robert K. Dodson, an educator with over 30 years' experience as a teacher and administrator at prestigious music schools in the United States and Canada, will serve as Director of the School of Music in the Boston University College of Fine Arts, announced Walt C. Meissner, Dean ad interim of the College. Dodson, who begins his appointment this month, comes to Boston University from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, where he was Director...

2009-06-02 07:00:00

Innovative "Climate Corps" summer intern program nearly quadruples in size and potential impact in just one year SAN FRANCISCO, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty-six business students will spend their summer break working with companies across the country to cut energy use, save money and enhance operational efficiency. Environmental Defense Fund's (EDF) innovative 10-week Climate Corps program trains MBA students in energy-efficient strategies and embeds them with leading...

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2009-05-22 07:45:00

Scientists predict mobile phone viruses will pose a serious threat If you own a computer, chances are you have experienced the aftermath of a nasty virus at some point. In contrast, there have been no major outbreaks of mobile phone viral infection, despite the fact that over 80 percent of Americans now use these devices. A team headed by Albert-Laszlo Barabasi, director of the Center for Complex Network Research at Northeastern University, set out to explain why this is true. The researchers...

2009-04-24 09:00:00

Leading fuel-cell manufacturer ElectroChem, Inc. CEO Dr. Radha Jalan presents on Entrepreneurial Challenges in Green Energy Technologies at the inauguration of the Policy Forum on Renewable Energy technology WOBURN, Mass., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuel cell technology company ElectroChem, Inc. announces that its Chief Executive Officer Dr. Radha Jalan will be a key speaker at the Northeastern University Center for Renewable Energy Technology (NUCRET) inaugural Symposium on Energy Challenges...

2009-04-24 09:06:00

A research team from Northeastern University and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has discovered, serendipitously, that a residue of a process used to build arrays of titania nanotubes"”a residue that wasn't even noticed before this"”plays an important role in improving the performance of the nanotubes in solar cells that produce hydrogen gas from water. Their recently published results* indicate that by controlling the deposition of potassium on the...

2009-04-20 09:51:00

- Launch of new online job market focuses career openings only on internships, entry level jobs and training positions. Remembering that these graduating seniors will enter the toughest job market in almost twenty years, Natasha Jenkins, Founder of SpotJobs101 helps this group connect with employers - BROOKLYN, N.Y., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Natasha Jenkins, Founder of SpotJobs101.com, is proud to announce the launch of her innovative career website focused only on college students,...


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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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