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2011-01-31 13:03:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Prospective Teacher Scholarship Loan (PTSL) is a competitive, merit-based scholarship-loan program available to high school seniors and current undergraduate students who have chosen to enter the teaching profession. The application is available at CFNC.org/PTSL. The deadline for 2011-12 scholarships is April 15, 2011. The annual PTSL award is $2,500 per year if the student is a freshman or a sophomore, and...

2011-01-31 12:58:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Master's and doctoral degree students planning to become nursing instructors at North Carolina public and private colleges and universities may apply for the Nurse Educators of Tomorrow (NET) scholarship-loan for the 2011-12 academic year at the college information site, CFNC.org/NET. Up to 80 new awards are available for the coming year, according to College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC). NET awards for...

2011-01-28 06:00:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MCNC announced today that it has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Construction and Splicing of the fiber optic middle-mile project related to the expansion of the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN) through the Golden LEAF Rural Broadband Initiative (GLRBI). MCNC is seeking proposals from qualified contractors to provide construction and splicing for those routes funded by MCNC's second...

2010-12-22 00:01:40

Raleigh Day Spa Donates 100,000 pounds of Food to the Interfaith Food Shuttle of North Carolina. Blue Water Spa is a Raleigh Spa with 35 employees. The Staff and clients worked together to raise 100,000 pounds of food for children in need. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) December 20, 2010 Raleigh Day Spa Blue Water Spa donates 100,000 pounds of food to the Interfaith Food Shuttle of NC. Kile Law, president and founder of Blue Water Spa in Raleigh, NC attributes the donations of non-perishable food items...

2010-12-20 11:11:00

DURHAM, N.C., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- WorkSmart, a leading provider of Information Technology services in North Carolina, announced today that their Chief Operating Officer, Clay Harris, has been named the Young Professional of the Year by the Durham Young Professionals' (DYP) Bull's Eye Awards. This was the first-ever presentation of the awards. DYP, a program of the Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce, created the Bull's Eye Awards to recognize companies for their commitment to the...

2010-12-14 00:01:38

Raleigh Plastic Surgeon Dr. Michael Law recognized as a top provider of Botox and silicone breast implants in Raleigh, NC. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) December 13, 2010 Raleigh Plastic Surgeon Michael Law MD has been recognized as a Black Diamond provider by Allergan. Dr. Law is the only plastic surgeon in Raleigh and the Triangle area recognized with this honor. He is the top provider of Natrelle Breast Implants, Botox and Juvederm in the Raleigh - Durham area. Allergan Black Diamond status is...

2010-12-09 07:48:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Longistics (http://www.longistics.com) has announced plans to offer business development opportunities for exhibitors at Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) by establishing the SIP International Commodities Exhibition Center, set to open March 1, 2011. The Center will generate opportunities that accelerate the export of products from North Carolina and U.S.-based companies to China. Current plans call for Longistics to add 50 companies at...

2010-12-08 00:00:44

Canada-bound shipments can now reach their destination faster and with greater efficiency, by taking advantage of logistics solutions offered by Purolator USA. Purolator, which services mid-Atlantic businesses from its Raleigh-Durham processing facility, is a leading provider of supply chain solutions for shipments to, from and within the Canadian market. Jericho, NY (Vocus) December 7, 2010 Canada-bound shipments can now reach their destination faster and with greater efficiency, by...

2010-11-15 16:30:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. ("HTA"), a self-managed, non-traded, real estate investment trust, announced the purchase of a medical office building in Raleigh, North Carolina for approximately $16,650,000. Raleigh Medical Center ("RMC") is an 89,000 square foot three-story multi-tenant, medical office building that is located adjacent to the Rex Healthcare Main Campus within the Research Triangle of Raleigh, North Carolina. RMC is...

2010-11-15 10:02:00

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Private infertility practice Carolina Conceptions welcomes new practice manager Nikki Duncan. Nikki has been a valued member of the Carolina Conceptions team since the practice's opening in 2006 and it is a natural progression for her to now step into the role of practice manager. Nikki is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a degree in BioMedical Science and previously served Carolina Conceptions as the Andrology Lab Manager. With...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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