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2014-04-28 16:25:42

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adam Liptak, lawyer, author and New York Times Supreme Court correspondent, will address 260 graduates of Stetson University College of Law on May 17 in Gulfport, Fla. GULFPORT, Fla., April 28, 2014 Stetson's commencement takes place at 8:30 a.m. in the courtyard on the law school's Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S. Liptak was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for his series "American Exception" and writes the popular "Sidebar" column on legal developments for The New...

2014-03-11 23:29:00

Reading books that have been challenged because of 'edgy' content may have some positive outcomes, according to one recent study. DeLand, FL (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Reading for pleasure can positively affect a student’s GPA. Required reading for school? Not so much, according to a recent study by Chris Ferguson, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of the Psychology Department at Stetson University. Ferguson, who is probably best known for his ongoing research on the effects of...

2014-02-26 16:26:11

GULFPORT, Fla., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Stetson University College of Law's Student Animal Legal Defense Fund and the Golden Retriever Rescue of Mid-Florida present a talk and book-signing by best-selling mystery novel author and animal rescue advocate David Rosenfelt on April 14 on Stetson's Gulfport, Fla., campus. The event is free and open to the public. WHEN: Rosenfelt's presentation will begin at 12 p.m., followed by a book-signing with the author. Rosenfelt's...

2014-01-29 23:20:52

Bass Fishing Pro Athletes Adrian Avena, Stetson Blaylock, and Kevin Short become the newest members of Rigid Industries Torture Team. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 High speeds, tricky weather conditions and early morning risers demand the best LED lighting on the water as well as on the road and their choice has become very clear. Rigid Industries is proud to welcome FLW Tour Pro’s Adrian Avena and Stetson Blaylock and BASS Elite Series Angler Kevin Short to the Rigid Torture...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.