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2014-10-08 23:00:42

The founders of We.Ua, a patriotic social network in Ukraine, are launching a campaign to raise funds for the First National Hackathon in Kiev.

2014-08-12 12:22:43

Renowned Instructor Training Program Also Celebrating 25th Anniversary On WCC Campus ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug.

2014-07-17 23:06:21

Under Armour is Hitting the Road to Find Six of the Nation’s Up and Coming Athletes to Become the Brand’s Next Youth Ambassadors Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July

2012-03-20 02:33:38

Wolfgang Fink of the University of Arizona department of electrical and computer engineering has developed an autonomous robotic lake lander that could be used to explore this planet and others.

2010-11-08 07:55:42

Combining pest-resistant cotton with the controlled release of sterile pink bollworm moths, a UA-led initiative has virtually rid Arizona of one the world's most damaging cotton pests.

2009-08-27 07:38:00

TUSCALOOSA, Ala., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, the world's largest car sharing service, and The University of Alabama department of transportation services will announce the launch of Zipcar's car-sharing program on the UA campus today.

2008-08-13 21:00:18

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Paula Wagner, Chief Executive Officer of UA, has decided to leave her day-to-day responsibilities and return to her first love, which is producing films. As such, MGM and UA confirmed today that Ms.

2008-07-02 06:01:01

By Aaron Mackey, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Jul. 2--The dean of the UA's medical school is stepping down amid a reorganization of the program that oversees the university's growing health-sciences center. Dr.

2006-04-25 19:00:17

UA's nanotechnology research group is using proteins from living cells to "grow" wires on microchips.

2005-11-10 12:45:35

Not many people celebrate their year-end holidays on the east Antarctic ice sheet. But nearly every year for more than a decade, University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Laboratory (LPL) professors, graduate students or alumni have.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.