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2014-07-22 12:26:44

BOSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Geographic Learning (NGL), part of global education company, Cengage Learning, has been awarded six Hermes Creative Awards from The Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (AMCP), recognizing its creative marketing campaigns which engage students and instructors from around the world. Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of traditional...

2014-07-22 08:40:03

BOSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- College students who used Cengage Learning's MindTap personal learning experience earned better test scores than students who did not use the platform, according to a study conducted by independent research groups MarketingWorks and SEG Measurement, commissioned by the company. The study also found that nearly two-thirds of students felt MindTap helped them achieve higher levels of learning, such as how to apply what is learned to real-world...

2014-07-21 12:29:36

2013 southern Alberta floods demonstrated need for high-availability data centre CALGARY, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Q9 Networks is pleased to announce it has been selected by Alberta's Foothills School Division (FSD) to provide a high-availability disaster recovery solution for the division's web-based communications platform, including its web site and social media feeds. FSD serves approximately 8,000 students in 19 public schools, three open campus locations and three...

2014-07-15 12:26:06

Career Online High School Program Launches this Summer SACRAMENTO, Calif. and FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sacramento Public Library will offer qualified community members the opportunity to earn accredited high school diplomas and credentialed career certificates through Career Online High School, a program brought to public libraries by Gale, part of Cengage Learning. Currently, more than 50,000 adults in Sacramento, nearly 20 percent of the local...

2014-07-15 08:35:57

Total Compensation Packages Raise the Standard in the Region NORMAN, Okla., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sitel, a leading global customer care provider, announced today that it will add 150 new positions to its inbound customer experience center in Norman. The new round of hiring is a result of continued business growth. Sitel recently increased its compensation packages to attract the finest customer care professionals in the Norman community....

2014-07-11 08:21:24

SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BuyAutoParts.com, an online auto parts retailer based in San Diego has signed on to be a new dealer for Duralo Auto Parts. Headquartered in California, Duralo Auto Parts is a manufacturer of high quality aftermarket suspension, steering and driveline automotive parts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131126/LA23860LOGO "BuyAutoParts.com specialized in steering products prior to expanding to other automotive lines," commented Dara...

2014-07-09 23:09:44

More than 500 developers in 30 cities around the world took part in SunGard’s Global Coder Cup, a 48-hour codeathon with a clear mission: to create new technologies and solutions for the financial services industry. The best teams from each region – North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, India and Africa – were selected to compete in London in September. New York (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Predictive Analytics, Visualization and Face Recognition Take SunGard’s Global Coder Cup Finalists...

2014-07-09 08:34:53

MindTap Offers A Fully Digital, Highly Personalized Learning Experience BOSTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing that the acquisition of communication skills impacts students' success in college and career, Cengage Learning, a leading global education company, today announced that it is integrating speech capture software from YouSeeU into MindTap - offering students an easier way to practice and improve their presentation skills. Using a series of integrated apps, called...

2014-06-25 20:23:02

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Send Word Now, the leading worldwide provider of emergency notification and critical communications services, announced today its partnership with Sungard Availability Services (Sungard AS) to deliver award-winning alerting capabilities through Assurance Notification Manager (Assurance(NM)), the newest addition to the Sungard AS Assurance software suite. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140625/121785 Sungard AS is a leading provider of...

2014-06-25 08:38:50

Automated data integration provides situational awareness and reliable communication in times of need WAYNE, Pa., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sungard® Availability Services(TM)(Sungard AS), a leading provider of information availability through managed IT, cloud and recovery services, today announced Assurance Notification Manager (Assurance(NM)), the newest addition to its Assurance software suite. With Assurance(NM), a global emergency notification system, users can communicate easier in...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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