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2011-11-28 08:00:00

The Chevrolet GREEN Educator Award recognizes teachers, college professors and volunteers who have taken an initiative to integrate environmental education into their schools and community programs. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) November 28, 2011 Earth Force and the General Motors Foundation are excited to announce Nita Gonzalez, of Escuela Tlatelolco has won a Chevrolet GREEN Educator Award. The Chevrolet GREEN Educator Award recognizes teachers, college professors and volunteers who have taken an...

2011-11-03 15:00:00

Five Recipients from Across the Country Accept Chevrolet GREEN Educator Awards Richmond, VA (PRWEB) November 03, 2011 Earth Force and the General Motors Foundation announced five winners of the Chevrolet GREEN (Global Rivers Environmental Education Network) Educator Award. It recognizes educators who integrate environmental education into their school or community curriculums. âœThese teachers represent the best of our education system,â said Vivian...

2011-10-11 09:36:05

Assigning environment-related legal cases to specialized tribunals, courts and judges is among the ideas being aired as experts convene in Malaysia for a two-day United Nations conference on the relationship between the world's law, justice and governance systems and sustainable development. High court "green benches" already exist in India, established by that country's Supreme Court to ensure judges have the expertise and resources to properly consider environmental issues....

2011-08-12 00:00:03

The Girls Scouts of Greater Los Angeles (GSGLA) has signed on with Donate My Cardâ“ž¢ to provide an opportunity for Girl Scouts' supporters to give to an organization that has been developing girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place for 99 years. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 10, 2011 The Girls Scouts of Greater Los Angeles (GSGLA) has signed on with Donate My Cardâ“ž¢ to provide an opportunity...

2011-07-25 08:00:00

REDMOND, Wash., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. is bringing 100 of the nation's best educators to its corporate headquarters this week to connect, collaborate and share their inventive teaching methods at the 2011 U.S. Innovative Education Forum. The event aims to recognize outstanding educators who engage and inspire their students to learn by creatively including technology into their school and classroom curricula. (Logo:...

2011-06-21 00:00:28

Loyola University New Orleans will offer three new interdisciplinary degree focused on environmental studies. Three major degree tracks will be offered including Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science with a concentration in biological sciences; Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies with a concentration in the humanities; and Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies with a concentration in social sciences. The program focuses on understanding the relationships between humans and...

2011-06-13 08:47:00

ATLANTA, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power President and CEO Paul Bowers today announced a statewide education initiative to increase awareness and understanding of the importance of using energy wisely and efficiently. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050216/CLW066LOGO ) As a part of the program, the company is placing nearly a dozen education coordinators around the state. Beginning this fall, the education coordinators will target third, fifth and eighth grade...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.