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2013-04-10 23:18:02

A-B Tech Community College receives a $5 million gift from longtime supporters for naming rights to its new allied health and workforce development building. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) April 10, 2013 Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College announced the receipt a $5 million gift from longtime college supporters Jack and Carolyn Ferguson April 4 during the College´s annual fundraising gala, April in Asheville. Believed to be the largest private donation to the College, the funds will...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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