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2012-08-15 23:03:32

Apply by Sept 1 and save $500--topics include finance, global markets and innovation Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 14, 2012 What: The Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists announces it is accepting applications for its renowned program´s flagship program taking place October 21-24 on the University of Pennsylvania´s Philadelphia campus. Now in its 44th year, the program offers participants an opportunity to expand their business knowledge and increase their exposure to...

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...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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