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2014-04-15 23:15:29

Diploma2Degree, an online diploma program for Kansas adults, celebrates its first high school graduate. Iris Penaloza of Witchita will receive her high school diploma from Lyons 405. Kansas (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Diploma2Degree, an online adult high school program provided by CompuHigh and Lyons 405 extends a hearty congratulations to its first adult graduate, Iris Penaloza. Penaloza has completed her course work in this self-paced program and will be receiving her diploma from Lyons...

2010-10-13 02:00:00

OXFORD, England, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Anyone now studying or applying to study a Chartered Institute of Marketing course with the Oxford College of Marketing will now be given free access to the digital modules of the CAM Diploma in Digital Marketing and CAM Media. This includes the Professional Certificate, Professional Diploma and the Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing. As Rosie Phipps (Principal) says, "To reflect our commitment to our students, as a study provider, and...

2009-02-02 02:00:00

OXFORD, England, February 2 /PRNewswire/ -- During recent months, the major Business and Law Schools in the UK have seen an upsurge in graduates applying for relevant Masters or career conversion programmes, hedging their bets that a further two years of investment in pursuing a legal education or an MBA will enable them to ride out this economic downturn immersed in learning. This makes both financial and economic sense for those that can afford it, as career uncertainty in traditional...

2008-09-19 15:00:45

By Anonymous It's time for the News-Press to applaud the academic achievements of graduating seniors in our area. The 10 students with the highest grade-point average from each high school will be included. To submit your school's top seniors, follow these directions: To ensure accuracy, the newspaper prefers photos in an electronic format. Send JPEG files and include a student's name, school and class rank in each photo file. To submit photos by mail, print name, school and class rank...

2008-09-09 18:00:00

By MATT ROPER FEEL a bit of a dunce when it comes to keeping up with our ever- changing education system? You're not the only one... With the introduction of diplomas, apprenticeships and now a new school leaving age, knowing what's what seems about as simple as working out the square root of pi on an abacus. From this week, all children starting secondary school in England will be legally required to stay in education until they are 17. This is the first change in the leaving age...

2008-09-05 00:00:22

By Laura Van Wert Baldwin High School students choosing between a studio art class and study hall may now choose the elective without fear of what it will do to his or her Quality Point Average. At least that's one of the main reasons Baldwin-Whitehall School District eliminated its class rank system and the graduation valedictorian and salutatorian honors. "We want students to take full opportunity of all courses," said Dr. John Wilkinson, assistant superintendent of secondary...

2008-08-26 09:01:08

The following Lancaster-area students graduated from the University of Delaware on May 31: Jenna Brittany Dietz, honors bachelor of arts in Spanish, magna cum laude and honors bachelor of arts in psychology, degree with distinction, honors bachelor of arts in biological sciences, degree with distinction and honors bachelor of arts in psychology, magna cum laude, and honors bachelor of arts in biological sciences, magna cum laude and honors bachelor of arts in Spanish, degree with...

2008-08-22 18:00:38

By Moira Sharkey WITH thousands of teenagers receiving their GCSE results today, the message from experts is no matter what your grades you should stick with education - but that does not always mean returning to school. More than half of students this year will have received five A to C grades and will return to school to do A-levels. But for those witha variety of grades who don't want to continue at school or for those who did not get the grades they needed there are other options....

2008-08-14 09:00:45

Sherry Thomas earned a master's degree in divinity with honors from Andover Newton Theological School Massachusetts. Thomas is on an ordination track through the United Church of Christ. Ayrn Conway, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Conway Jr., earned a bachelor's degree in art history and French, summa cum laude, from Roanoke College in Salem, Va., where she was a member of History Nu Chapter, Phi Beta Kappa. BRADFORD AREA COMMUNITY CENTER will offer tai chi from 9 to 10 a.m. on...

2008-07-31 03:00:37

By Hartwig, Ryan Sitlington, Patricia L According to the amendments to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act, students with disabilities are required to participate in state- and districtwide assessments with appropriate accommodations and modifications when necessary. The data on the performance of students with disabilities on these assessments indicate that they are not performing well compared to their general...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'