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2014-08-26 16:27:01

Recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of America's fastest-growing private companies for five consecutive years and awarded at Marcum Tech Top 40 for the third consecutive year. PLAINVILLE, Conn., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EasySeat Tickets, the leading Connecticut ticket reseller announced today that it has earned a place on Inc. magazine's prestigious Inc. 5000 Honor Roll after having been recognized by the publication as one of America's fastest-growing private companies for five...

2014-08-25 12:23:52

MISSION Pledges $1 Million in Cooling Gear to Help Athletes Combat Overheating NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MISSION Athletecare(TM), the world's leader in thermoregulation, today announced a partnership with the Korey Stringer Institute (KSI) to advance education around the prevalent issue of exertional heat stroke, especially for athletes. With the support of KSI, MISSION has pledged its commitment and resources to heighten awareness and prevention in an effort to combat...

2014-04-10 12:33:32

STORRS, Conn., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Connecticut, home to the nation's foremost center on hardware security, and Comcast today announced the establishment of the Center of Excellence for Security Innovation (CSI) at UConn. The center unites the expertise of researchers within UConn's existing Center for Hardware Assurance, Security and Engineering (CHASE) and Comcast's leadership in Internet systems security to develop robust detection systems and...

2014-04-05 23:03:17

Simply G Media Network today announced the release of an interview with University of Connecticut sports writer Ken Davis with host Neil Haley, the Total Tutor. Hartford, CT (PRWEB) April 05, 2014 Neil Haley, The Total Tutor host of Author’s Corner, interviewed Ken Davis to find out about his experience at the East Regional Finals at Madison Square Garden, the history of UConn basketball, and his Final Four prediction. Davis, who is an award-winning sports writer and author of three...

2014-03-28 23:26:20

The webinar, part of DEEP’s Connecticut Microgrid Program, will examine the legal issues and process for the development of microgrids that serve as power sources for critical facilities. East Hartford, CT (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) is partnering with the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), University of Connecticut (UConn) School of Law, and Pace Law School to offer an informational webinar that explores...

2014-03-24 23:27:21

Caserta Concepts' President Joe Caserta to Address Scholarship Recipients, Professors and Attendees at University of Connecticut’s Awards Ceremony New York, NY (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Much has been written about the big data talent gap in the United States and worldwide. According to Code.org, a U.S. organization that encourages students to learn programming and coding skills, 9 out of 10 high schools in the U.S. currently offer no computer science classes. The situation is much the...

2013-12-03 23:33:43

CCAT and UConn team to bring together biodiesel industry members for discussions on policies, markets, production and industry issues at UConn’s Storrs, Connecticut campus. East Hartford, Conn. (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) and the University of Connecticut (UConn) are collaborating to gather policymakers, industry experts, and biodiesel manufacturers at a Regional Biodiesel Industry Forum on December 16, 2013 at the Rome Ballroom on...

2013-08-28 23:29:54

With the fall sports season upon us, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) wants to promote the ongoing awareness efforts to help prevent sudden death in sports. The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) and the Korey Stringer Institute (KSI), as well as the Youth Sports Safety Alliance (YSSA) and others are working hard to provide education and clinically practical information in hopes of decreasing the occurrence of catastrophic conditions and...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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