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2013-05-31 23:20:32

With ED MAP´s help, Stratford University implements a content strategy that reduces costs and streamlines processes to alleviate workloads — while providing better customer service for the institution and its students. Nelsonville, OH (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Stratford University, an accredited private university offering Associate, Bachelor's and Master's Degrees, as well as many non-credit workshops and courses at campuses throughout Virginia as well as in Baltimore, Maryland, has...

2013-05-29 23:29:13

SellUsedBooks, a leading online textbook buyback company, reports their website redesign and increasing their book buying catalog is a successful formula. San Leandro, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 SellUsedBooks.com, a frequently trafficked online book buying site where people sell back their used books and school textbooks over the internet, recently redesigned their website and expanded their buyback catalog to exceed more than one million titles. Their latest evaluation concluded that the...

2013-05-28 23:25:19

Internet book buying site, MyBookBuyer, is looking to help a financially needy or underprivileged worthy cause with a donation of children´s books in the San Francisco Bay Area. San Leandro, CA (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Internet textbook buyback site, MyBookbuyer, a leading online book buying business based in Northern California, announced they are seeking to help a local school or non-profit charitable cause with a donation of 1,000 children´s books. This online book site has been in...

2013-05-02 23:23:44

The Sell Used Books Spring 2013 College Essay Scholarship contest announces record number of contest entries received. San Leandro, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 SellUsedbooks.com, the site which allows students to sell used books, has announced that as the deadline to their Sell Used Books College Essay Contest scholarship of April 30, 2013 passes, they have received essay entries in record numbers for their Spring contest. The next step is their impartial contest committee will begin to review...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'