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2014-09-18 12:29:31

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Iliad Neurosciences, Inc., a company focused on the development of innovative approaches to diagnosing and treating Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) announced today that it has entered into an Exclusive License Agreement with The Research Foundation for The State University of New York. Under this Agreement, Iliad will provide a new biomarker to identify an abnormality in folate transport to the brain associated with susceptibility...

2014-09-17 12:24:58

-First-of-its-kind degree focuses on creating new ventures in the arts sector- PURCHASE, N.Y., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Purchase College-SUNY today announced it will launch an MA in Entrepreneurship in the Arts--the first degree in the country that focuses exclusively on creating new entities in the arts sector. The program, which will commence fall 2015, will provide graduates with the skills to create arts ventures and act as entrepreneurs--along with an in-depth foundation...

2014-08-05 08:44:24

Top Party Schools in the Nation Revealed NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Top 100 Party Schools List is in! Each year, students and alumni wait for the top party schools list to be released, hoping that they will have something to celebrate. The best party schools list was recently released by Fiesta Frog, revealing the 100 schools in the United States that party the most. Fiesta Frog's annual list of schools that have the most parties often includes some of the...

2014-06-30 23:16:57

B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief nursing officer search for SUNY Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse, N.Y. The top executive search firm in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations. LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively...

2014-06-24 23:15:19

The 2014 New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) Conference, including the annual philanthropic Golf Tournament, was held from Friday, May 30th through Sunday, June 1st at Jamestown Community College in the picturesque Chautauqua Lake region of southwestern New York. Aside from the lengthy list of educational presentations, features of the conference included clinical workshops, professional poster presentations, and the second annual athletic training student program....

2014-04-17 23:11:38

As the annual National Athletic Training Month (NATM) has ended for 2014, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) would like to recognize all of the athletic trainers (ATs), athletic training students (ATSs), and sports organizations in NYS that took part in promoting the athletic training (AT) profession during March to bring athletic health and safety into the spotlight. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Athletic trainers (ATs), as health care professionals who...

2014-02-14 23:24:59

Russian political activists Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, former members of the Russian arts collective known as Pussy Riot, visited Purchase College-SUNY. Purchase, NY (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Russian political activists Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, former members of the Russian arts collective known as Pussy Riot, visited Purchase College-SUNY on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 to meet with Suzanne Kessler, dean of the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, who also...

2014-01-24 23:00:39

The National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) announced the recipients of this year’s NADIIIAA/JOSTENS Community Service Awards, and Stevens Institute of Technology was the winner in the One-Time Project Category. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 The National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) announced the recipients of this year’s NADIIIAA/JOSTENS Community Service Awards, and Stevens Institute of Technology was the...

2014-01-20 16:21:53

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will include $10 million in his 2014-2015 executive budget proposal for Binghamton University to begin site acquisition and design work for a School of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy, State Sen. Thomas W. Libous and Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger announced today. "We all have been talking about a School of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy and Harvey, the governor and I have...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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