Latest Schroeder Stories

2013-06-03 23:01:45

Selected for his extensive experience, David Schroeder joins elite analytical membership. Palmyra, WI (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 David Schroeder, a microbiologist at Standard Process Inc., has been accepted into the International Association for the Advancement of High Performance Thin Layer Chromatography (HPTLC). The association collaborates on HPTLC methodology and techniques in plant analysis and other analytical fields. Schroeder gained extensive experience while developing Standard...

House Sparrows Threatened By Urban Noise
2012-07-13 10:56:05

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Man-made noise is something that will likely never go away, yet, long-term exposure to the commotions of everyday hubbub is increasing the likelihood of many health issues for us humans. But humans aside, the ever-droning din of our everyday cultures are also taking a toll on birds, particularly house sparrows. In the United Kingdom, the house sparrow population has been in decline since the 1970s, and noise pollution could be...

2011-04-25 14:25:00

ARLINGTON, Va., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HealthCentral CEO and Board Member, Christopher M. Schroeder, has been named by Washingtonian Magazine as one of the area's "Tech Titans" for 2011. Published in the May 2011 issue, the list highlights the top 100 leaders of Washington, D.C.'s technology corridor, honoring them for helping making this region grow. "To be named a 'Tech Titan' is truly an honor - and I am proud to be among those named," said Christopher M. Schroeder....

2010-10-01 08:30:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A photograph of "Peanuts" creator Charles M. Schulz (1922-2000) was presented to the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in a ceremony for invited guests this morning. The event recognizes the cartoonist's impact on millions of people worldwide and coincides with commemorations surrounding the 60th anniversary of "Peanuts." The 1986 photograph, created by acclaimed portraitist Yousuf Karsh, is the Portrait Gallery's first image of the famed...

2010-09-29 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Saturday, October 2 marks the 60th anniversary of PEANUTS by Charles M. Schulz. First launched in only seven papers, the comic strip now appears in over 2,200 newspapers, in 75 countries and 21 languages. PEANUTS animated specials have become a seasonal tradition and thousands of consumer products are available in virtually all retail channels. Charlie Brown kicking the football, Linus and his blanket and Lucy leaning over Schroeder's piano are images...

2010-06-03 13:48:00

NEW YORK, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICON) ("Iconix" or the "Company"), today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Peanuts brand and related assets of United Media Licensing, a division of United Feature Syndicate, Inc. through a newly formed joint venture company, Peanuts Worldwide LLC, owned 80% by Iconix and 20% by Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates, managed by the Schulz family. This transformative deal changes the...

2009-04-14 07:55:00

Schroeder/Lombardi Cancer Control Consortium to Enhance Tobacco-Related Research WASHINGTON, April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Steven A. Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies at the American Legacy Foundation and the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University Medical Center ("GUMC") announced today the establishment of the Schroeder/Lombardi Cancer Control Consortium. The consortium, formally agreed to yesterday on the Georgetown University...

2008-09-30 15:00:36

SEBAGO - The Schoolhouse Arts Center will present "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," based on the comic strip "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz. The book, music and lyrics are by Clark Gesner, with additional dialogue by Michael Mayer and additional music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa. Performances will be at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday Oct. 9-26 at the arts center on Route 114. Call 642- 3743 for reservations. "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" is a look at an...

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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.