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2011-05-26 19:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IELTS is proud to support NAFSA: Association of International Educators as Co-Sponsors of the Teacher Education Colloquium "Challenging Bias and Building World-mindedness in Teacher Education" and Platinum Sponsors of the Annual Conference & Expo in Vancouver, British Columbia, May 31-June 3, 2011. The Teacher Colloquium is a two-day series of lectures, sessions and discussions that will address best practices in cross-cultural...

2008-10-22 09:00:31

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) today announced that more than 2,000 U.S. academic faculties, colleges and universities accept its English language proficiency test. Most recently Dartmouth College undergraduate admissions and the 23-campus California State University graduate school system recognized the test further proving its efficacy. "Prospective students and determined international professionals now have an even greater...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.