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2014-03-12 23:22:28

The Masters Conference for Legal Professionals announced today that Alex Ponce de Leon, Discovery Counsel at Intel Corporation, will deliver the keynote address at their San Francisco event on March 19, 2014. Mr. Ponce de Leon will be discussing “Agility, Insight, & Execution: How e-Discovery Teams Can Change Your Organization”. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 The Masters Conference for Legal Professionals, an advanced legal educational experience, announced today that Alex...

2012-02-09 00:06:03

A description of the projects and studies resulting from a research partnership initiated in 2005 between Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., and the Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico, has been published in a recent issue of Health Promotion Practice. The partnership, which included three outreach cancer education projects and two pilot research studies aimed at reducing cancer health disparities in Hispanic populations in both Tampa and Ponce, was funded by the National Cancer...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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