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2012-08-02 23:00:49

Dana Offerman, Ph.D. has accepted the position of Vice President of Academic Affairs at Rio Salado College effective August 1, 2012. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) August 02, 2012 Dana Offerman, Ph.D. has accepted the position of Vice President of Academic Affairs at Rio Salado College effective August 1, 2012. She was selected following a national search, and most recently served as a consultant to Kaplan University Group where she helped develop online, competency-based, workplace-referenced degree...

2005-12-07 08:10:25

By Nicolas Misculin BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (Reuters) - Viewed from above, the gentle Salado river that runs through Argentina's fertile Pampa prairies looks harmless enough. But in the last 20 years, its inundations have largely kept 19.8 million acres of some of the world's richest farmland from being used -- or nearly one-third of the area Argentine farmers seeded with grains and oilseeds last season. In response, the government is carrying out a $1.2 billion project to reduce...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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