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2014-05-22 23:06:59

Art Along the Avenue of Technology Hosts International Artist Duo PolakvanBekkum Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 PolakVanBekkum, an artist duo from the Netherlands, are in Philadelphia to lead a dynamic public art residency program, Art Along the Avenue of Technology (AAAT), at the University City Science Center. Esther Polak and Ivar van Bekkum arrived in May 2014 and will spend six months helping to activate the Science Center’s campus through a groundbreaking, place-making and...

2014-03-11 20:23:22

Video Game on Cira Centre Will Have Players from Across the City Go Head-to-Head PHILADELPHIA, March 11, 2014 ­/PRNewswire/ -- Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) and Drexel University will once again partner to bring the thrill of arcade gaming to the side of a skyscraper. In a follow-up to the world record-setting game of Pong that kicked off Philly Tech Week in historic fashion last year, Drexel's Frank Lee, PhD, founder of Drexel's Entrepreneurial Game Studio is planning an even...

2013-11-13 23:24:48

Bencardino partners with Gordon Group Electric Co. and Tracey Mechanical Inc. to assist with Penn Medicine’s Specialty Care and Advanced Care Pavilion. Bensalem, Pa. (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Louis A. Bencardino is happy to announce that Bencardino Excavating will be working with Gordon Group Electric Co. of Feasterville in Bucks County and Tracey Mechanical, Inc., located in Newtown Square, on a project at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Located at 38th and Powelton Streets in the...

2013-10-12 23:01:07

Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey will tout the company's growth and regional commitment. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 Invisible Sentinel, a startup at the University City Science Center, announces its company expansion on Oct. 15 at 10 a.m. in Quorum at 3711 Market St., 8th Floor. U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa. will deliver a keynote speech to celebrate Invisible Sentinel’s seven years of sustained growth. Invisible Sentinel plans to keep all 18 of its jobs in...

2011-09-22 13:00:00

Executive vice president of the University of Pennsylvania for the Health System and dean of Pennâs Perelman School of Medicine joins University City Science Center Board Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) September 22, 2011 J. Larry Jameson, M.D., Ph.D. has been elected to the Board of Directors of the University City Science Center. Jameson is the executive vice president of the University of Pennsylvania for the Health System and dean of Pennâs Perelman School of...

2011-08-09 15:08:00

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), the leading Democratic appropriator for scientific research, today announced the award of $978,242 from the National Science Foundation for three research grants - including two dealing with nanotechnology - for projects at the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University in Philadelphia's University City science district. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110323/DC70526LOGO)...

2008-10-24 09:00:26

Imagine that you or someone you love arrives from out-of-town to receive medical care only to find that there is nowhere for you to stay, certainly not for any length of time, certainly not at a price you can afford. Since 2000 this need has been met in Philadelphia by HOSTS for HOSPITALS (HfH), a non-denominational nonprofit agency that provides FREE LODGING and support at volunteer-host homes as a caring response to the housing needs of patients and their families who have come to the...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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