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2008-09-26 00:00:28

By Jennifer Reeger A visit by Ukrainian education leaders Wednesday to the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg could lead to a future exchange of students and research. The visitors came to learn about the U.S. education system through the Open World Program, a Library of Congress project that brings leaders from post-Soviet states to the United States to enhance understanding and enable cooperation between nations. They came to Pitt-Greensburg to learn about the campus' emerging...

2008-07-18 00:00:19

By Candy Williams In last summer's contemporary take on the classic fairy tale, "Twinderella," Johnny Appleseed Children's Theater introduced audiences to Cinderella's long-lost twin brother, Bob. This summer, Apple Hill Playhouse offers a traditional retelling of "Cinderella," complete with a pumpkin coach and a beautiful princess -- and no male siblings. But there's still a twist to the story, only this time it's the Jester (Josh Forringer) who's responsible for adding comedy to the...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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