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2014-07-01 12:27:50

ST. LOUIS, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascension is pleased to announce six members of the new Ascension Board of Directors: -- The Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, CM, EdD, President, DePaul University, Chicago, who will serve as interim Chair. Father Dennis, former Vice Chair of the Ascension Board of Directors, is also a professor of education at DePaul and a faculty member in the Harvard Graduate School of Education's Management Development Program, as...

2010-03-25 18:00:00

CLEVELAND, March 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robin Stursa joined the Sisters of Charity Health System on March 15th in the newly created role of vice president and chief information officer. Stursa most recently served in the same capacity at Saint Vincent Health System in Erie, Pennsylvania, where she was responsible for the planning and managing of IT capital and operating expenses and regulatory and audit compliance measures. As vice president and chief information officer, Stursa...

2010-03-08 19:00:00

Well wishes pour in from across Ohio CLEVELAND, March 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten years ago, Joseph's Home opened its doors to homeless men in need of a place to recuperate after being discharged from local hospitals. In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Joseph's Home, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, has unveiled a new logo and announced two upcoming events that the public is invited to attend. Anniversary events open to the public are: March 19 - A Feast of...

2009-11-12 15:09:00

AMBRIDGE, Pa., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to expand parental choice and offer enhanced educational opportunities for public school students in Beaver County, Pa., and the surrounding region, a group of parents, educators, and community members are planning to launch a new charter school beginning in the 2010-2011 school year. With tentative plans to open next year for grades K-3, Baden Academy Charter School will offer a comprehensive, arts-infused elementary and...

2009-11-10 10:00:00

Targeted Companies All Previously Adopted Health Care Principles Now at Odds With Chamber Lobbying Efforts; ICCR Organizes Campaign Echoing Corporate Split With Chamber Over Climate Legislation. NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the health care reform debate in Congress shifts to the U.S. Senate, leading faith-based institutional investors are pressuring 36 major companies -- including Merck, Wal-Mart, McDonald's, AT&T, IBM and General Electric -- to state publicly if the...

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  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.