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2014-09-30 23:20:04

National American University’s Roueche Graduate Center adds IT configuration management to its Masters of Management and MBA programs. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The Roueche Graduate Center at National American University recently received U.S. Department of Education approval to offer four new concentration areas for their Master of Management (MM) and MBA programs. The first concentration to launch is in Operations and Configuration Management and will be available in...

2014-09-30 23:19:17

Miraca will exhibit and present eight research posters at the ACG meeting in October IRVING, Texas (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Miraca Life Sciences (MLS), the nation’s largest independent anatomic pathology lab, will present eight research posters at the annual meeting of the American College of Gastroenterologists (ACG) in October. ACG will hold its Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course in Philadelphia, Pa., on October 19–21. In the exhibit hall, staff from Miraca Life...

2014-09-30 23:16:27

Anousheh Ansari Recognized as First Female Private Space Explorer and Title Sponsor of the Ansari X PRIZE RICHARDSON, Texas (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Prodea Systems' CEO and Co-Founder, Anousheh Ansari will be inducted into the New Mexico Museum of Space History and International Space Hall of Fame on October 18, 2014. The International Space Hall of Fame (ISHF), an integral part of the New Mexico Museum of Space History, is the only institution that recognizes the accomplishments of...

2014-09-30 23:12:48

For more than eight years the company has consistently delivered growth of greater than fifty per cent. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Lone Star Analysis, internationally recognized for its unique decision analysis support, modeling, and simulation, and a trusted provider of advisory services addressing highly complex client issues announces it has just completed its best quarter ever with year-over-year revenue growth exceeding 50 percent. For more than eight years the...

2014-09-30 23:10:49

Diverse higher education partners work together to make compelling progress. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 One hundred university and college chancellors, presidents, provosts and other leaders recently gathered at UT Austin’s AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center for Civitas Learning’s 2nd Pioneer Partner Summit. The Summit brings together representatives from a growing partner community of now more than 40 institutions and systems with 577 campuses serving more...

2014-09-30 16:28:52

Huge 44,000 Square-foot Building on Busy Houston Freeway Painted Pink HOUSTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barbara Feigin, successful business owner and breast cancer survivor, wanted to find a unique and memorable way to honor other breast cancer survivors and those who have fallen to the disease so she decided to paint the 44,000 square-foot administrative building at her company MainStreet America pink. The building is located on I-45 North, one of the busiest freeways in the...

2014-09-30 16:28:26

INCREASED DEMAND FOR EBOLA PROTECTIVE SUITS LEADS TO EXPANDED MANUFACTURING OUTPUT AND INVENTORY AVAILABILITY MESQUITE, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Enviroguard Systems, Inc., a leading provider of protective clothing, announced the increased availability of protective garments for protection of healthcare workers involved with dealing with patients infected with the Ebola Virus. These garments include the brand names ViroGuard® and CSP1® and offer...

2014-09-30 16:24:39

Tina Brown's Women in the World Texas features Gloria Steinem, Diane von Furstenberg, Eva Longoria, Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe, Karen Hughes, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison and Ayaan Hirsi Ali SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A heroic nun, a feminist trailblazer, a fashion icon, and women who've helped change the face of politics are among those who will light up the stage as Women in the World hits the Lone Star State on October 22. The forum, to be held at the...

2014-09-30 12:36:47

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2014-09-30 12:36:06

DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Munck Wilson Mandala, the Dallas-based technology-focused law firm announces that 14 firm attorneys have been named to the 2014 Texas Super Lawyers list. The honorees are William A. Munck, Michael C. Wilson, Lawrence B. Mandala, Jamil N. Alibhai, Matthew S. Anderson, Bradley C. Mall, Michael A. McCabe, Robert D. McCutcheon, Mark W. Moran, Audrey E. Mross, Russell H. Roden, Mark S. Senter, Randall G. Ray and Daniel E. Venglarik. Munck, Alibhai,...


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Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

Davy Crockett National Forest
2014-01-20 14:27:28

The Davy Crockett National Forest is a national forest located off of U.S. Highway 69 lying west of Lufkin, Texas and east of Crockett. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture National Forest Service whose headquarters can be found in Lufkin. There are local ranger district offices found in Ratcliff. The forest encompasses a total of 160,647 acres in two counties. 94,481 acres are located in Houston and 67,361 acres are located in Trinity. This national forest...

Angeline National Forest
2013-11-01 09:50:24

The Angelina National Forest is a United States National Forest, one of four that can be found in Texas. The 153,180 acre Angelina National Forest is located in East Texas in parts of Angelina, Jasper, San Augustine, and Nacogdoches counties. It is managed together with the three other National Forests in Texas from Forest Service offices located in Lufkin, Texas. There are local district offices found in Zavalla. The forest lies in the Neches River Basin and on the north and south shores of...

Elmendorf Beast
2013-07-31 07:32:21

The Elmendorf Beast has been blamed for several attacks on livestock in the town of Elmendorf, Texas. A variety of opinions on what the creature was have been disclosed, with one such claim offering that it was a Mexican Hairless Dog mutated by illness. Some local residents associate it with the legend of the Chupacabra, and others claimed it was an escaped lab experiment or an unknown species discovered. In August of 2004, an animal perceived as the Elmendorf Beast was shot by a local...

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

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Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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