Quantcast

Latest Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development Stories

2013-07-09 23:03:00

First global index recognizes ASU’s unique Entrepreneurship and Innovation Activities. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 ASU’s Venture Catalyst has been named one of the top university business incubators in the world, according to the University Business Incubator (UBI) Index for 2013. Based in Sweden, the UBI Index is the first-ever, comprehensive benchmark and assessment of the performance and best practices of University Business Incubators. Due in large part to its “New...

2013-03-11 23:03:16

Gregory Raupp, the founder and former director of Arizona State University´s Flexible Display Center, has been named director of MacroTechnology Works within the Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development at ASU. In his new role, Raupp will enhance the flexible systems and manufacturing portfolio for the university. Tempe, Arizona (PRWEB) March 11, 2013 Gregory Raupp, the founder and former director of Arizona State University´s Flexible Display Center, has been named director of...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
Related