Quantcast

Latest president Stories

2014-06-24 23:06:45

In regards to recent discussion, leaders of the Entomological Society of America's SysEB Section support museum collections that house biological specimens, and encourage future collecting of whole specimens for conservation and management efforts. Alternatives such as photographs or audio recordings are no match for actual specimens, and discontinuing collection efforts would be detrimental to science. Annapolis, MD (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Leaders of the Systematics, Evolution, and...

2014-06-24 20:22:11

Salesforce.com Foundation will commit $6 million to support the creation of 400 new internships and 150 new post-internship placements by expanding partnerships with Genesys Works and Year Up DENVER, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 CGI AMERICA MEETING - The Salesforce.com Foundation today announced that it will commit $6 million as part of a new effort to expand youth employment opportunities. This Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action is included as a part of Job One, a...

2014-06-24 20:21:20

COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomas White, an award-winning industrial designer and branding expert who has positioned organizations for growth in a variety of business sectors, including higher education, was named president of Columbus College of Art & Design today at the board of trustees' annual meeting. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140624/121205 White, 58, is a passionate advocate for the power of art and design to fuel economic growth and...

2014-06-24 16:21:04

MENLO PARK, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International today announced that William Jeffrey, Ph.D., President and CEO of HRL Laboratories, will become SRI's President and CEO effective September 1, 2014. SRI's current President and CEO Curtis R. Carlson, Ph.D., earlier this year announced his retirement from those roles to become Vice Chairman for Innovation when his successor was selected. "The Board of Directors and I are very appreciative to Curt Carlson for his...

2014-06-24 12:23:40

PARIS, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the international community unites to urge the removal of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki from power in Iraq, the Iranian regime is doing all it can to ensure their puppet stays in office, Euro MP Struan Stevenson has said. Even the US government had acknowledged that Maliki is the main cause of the current crisis in Iraq and must be replaced, he insisted. In a press release on Iran's meddling in the Iraqi crisis, Stevenson,...

2014-06-24 08:31:18

GENEVA, Switzerland, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizers of the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) announced today that President Bill Clinton, founder of the Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States, UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibe and artist and activist Sir Bob Geldof will be among the high-level speakers who will join thousands of the world's top AIDS researchers, community leaders, people living with HIV and policy-makers at AIDS...

2014-06-24 04:20:21

The George Washington University, American University and the George Washington University Hospital to Receive Significant Amount of Electricity From Solar Power WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The George Washington University (GW), American University (AU) and the George Washington University Hospital (GWUH) announced Tuesday that they will create a renewable energy project that brings solar power from North Carolina to the D.C. institutions, showing that...

2014-06-23 23:02:37

Philip Preston, President of PolyScience, to release "Immersed: The Definitive Guide to Sous Vide Cooking." Written in collaboration with many of the world’s top culinary stars to help both professional chefs and home cooks fully utilize the Sous Vide cooking method, the book is now available for pre-orders. Niles, Illinois (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 "Immersed: The Definitive Guide to Sous Vide Cooking" has been written in collaboration with many of the world’s top...

2014-06-23 16:20:25

9 out of 10 surveyed said they disagreed with the President's decision not to notify Congress ahead of Bergdahl's recovery MCLEAN, Va., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An overwhelming majority of U.S. troops surveyed said President Obama's exchange of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban leaders broke America's long standing policy of not negotiating with terrorists, according to a new survey by Military.com. Responses from more than 5,600 service members, their spouses, veterans and...

Honey Bee Task Force
2014-06-23 04:40:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online In an attempt to deal with diminishing honey bee populations, US President Barack Obama has announced the formation of a new task force designed to promote the health of the insects and other pollinators. “Pollinators contribute substantially to the economy of the United States and are vital to keeping fruits, nuts, and vegetables in our diets. Honey bee pollination alone adds more than $15 billion in value to agricultural crops...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
Related