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2014-07-15 23:10:54

Latest Version of Sakai Features Innovative Tools for Teaching, Learning, and Collaboration Gilbert, AZ (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Unicon, Inc., a leading IT consulting, services, and support provider specializing in open source for the education technology market, today announced services and support for Sakai 10, the latest version of the Sakai software. Sakai, a project of the Apereo Foundation, is an open source learning management system that provides a flexible and feature-rich...

2014-04-09 08:22:47

TOKYO, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodman Group (Goodman or Group) today held an official opening ceremony in Japan for Goodman Sakai, a landmark warehouse and distribution facility in Sakai, Osaka Bay. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140409/HK00413 Key features of Goodman Sakai: + Completion value of ~US$275 million + Multi-customer warehouse and distribution facility with truck access...

2009-11-05 09:20:00

DENVER, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sakai Foundation is seeking nominees for its third annual international Teaching with Sakai Innovation Award. Representatives from the Foundation announced next year's competition at the EDUCAUSE Conference in Denver, CO, today. The intent of the award is to highlight examples of innovative and transformative educational applications of Sakai. The third annual Teaching With Sakai Innovation Award (TWSIA) will continue to build on the energy...

2009-09-21 21:27:23

Police in Japan say they suspect arson in the Katsuura blaze that tore through a house rented by singer and actress Noriko Sakai. Sakai and her husband, Yuichi Takaso, were arrested during the summer and indicted for allegedly keeping illegal drugs at the vacation home. The Kyodo News service said police think Sunday's fire at their house is one of a rash of blazes set in the area this weekend. No injuries were reported in the fire.

2009-08-08 22:49:48

Japanese actress and pop star Noriko Sakai was charged Saturday with drug possession after disappearing for several days following her husband's arrest. Police in Tokyo who searched her apartment Friday said they found drugs and obtained an arrest warrant, Kyodo news service reported. Sakai surrendered late Saturday at a Tokyo police station. ''I don't remember stimulants being in my room, Sakai allegedly told police. But if they were there, it must be true.'' Sakai, 38, also known as Nori-P,...

2009-07-09 07:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Winners of the second annual Teaching with Sakai Innovation Award (TWSIA) were announced this morning during an award ceremony at the 10th International Sakai Conference taking place in Boston, MA. The first-place award winner is Dr. Andrea Crampton from Charles Sturt University (Australia) for her course "Introduction to Forensic Science." Second place went to Dr. Edith Sheffer from Stanford University (USA), for her course "Germany and...

2009-06-09 07:15:00

Enables educators and administrators to easily evaluate and use world-class learning environment HOUSTON, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- click2try (http://www.click2try.com), a community site that makes it easy to try and use Open Source software, today announced it has added Sakai CLE to its online catalog of Open Source applications. Sakai is an enterprise-level collaboration and learning environment for educators. Sakai is an Open Source application that lets individual instructors customize the...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.