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2014-09-17 23:13:38

Oliver Davis, Co-Founder and CEO of CampusBird, has been named a featured presenter at the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) 2014 National Conference to be held September

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2012-06-13 09:57:35

As we grow up, traits such as height, weight and IQ are strongly influenced by the environment we live in, according to a new study that pits nature (genes) against nurture (environment).

2012-06-12 10:32:47

The extent to which our development is affected by nature or nurture – our genetic make-up or our environment – may differ depending on where we live.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.