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2014-10-04 23:02:11

"Kids Discover The Trail!" provides curriculum-based field trips to the eight Discovery

2014-06-23 23:07:49

Center for Nutrition Studies and eCornell partner with top faculty to offer new online course. Ithaca, NY (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 The T.

2014-01-20 12:20:08

John Smith, MBA '74, and spouse Dyan promote education as key to founding and fostering family businesses across generations ITHACA, N.Y., Jan.

2014-01-06 16:27:34

Leadership Will Dramatically Showcase How Weill Cornell Will "Target" Cancer to Drive Excellence in Cancer Treatment and Care NEW YORK, Jan.

2013-08-27 23:23:53

On August 25th, 2013, Party Headphones of Ithaca, NY announced their participation in a 900 person silent dance party for the incoming Cornell University Class of 2017.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.