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2012-05-21 23:01:44

Program´s aims to promote and disseminate cutting-edge research on risk and insurance at the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 21, 2012 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced today that it has established a new Wharton/Penn Risk and Insurance Program (WPRIP). The Program´s goal is to promote and disseminate cutting-edge research on risk and insurance at the University of Pennsylvania. Drawing on the University of Pennsylvania´s...

2012-04-26 23:03:27

ChondroPro Biosciences Wins People´s Choice Award with a Therapeutic Technology to Treat Osteoarthritis Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) April 26, 2012 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced that student team RightCare Solutions won the $30,000 Michelson Grand Prize of the 2012 Wharton Business Plan Competition (BPC) (http://bpc.wharton.upenn.edu). The prize was awarded at the Wharton School´s annual Venture Finals on April 25, 2012, where student finalists...

2012-04-05 23:02:02

Contenders include: Online doctor´s visits; website feature to keep users on your site longer; improved kidney stone removal; online education for Brazilian youth. (PRWEB) April 05, 2012 The Wharton Business Plan Competition has announced the eight finalists who will vie for $116,000 in prizes at the annual Venture Finals taking place Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at the Wharton School´s Jon M. Huntsman Hall, on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The event is free and open to the...

2012-04-02 23:01:49

Entrepreneurship Competition Helps High School Students Refine Leadership, Teamwork & Organizational Skills Miami-Dade, FL (PRWEB) April 02, 2012 Knowledge@Wharton High School(KWHS), a member of the Wharton School's Knowledge@Wharton network at the University of Pennsylvania, hosted an Entrepreneurship Competition for high school students in Miami-Dade Public Schools. The Entrepreneurship Competition began on February 13 and ended on March 23. Miami-Dade recently joined...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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