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2011-08-04 06:07:00

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Education technology firm AcademyOne announced the launch of the Grad TX website (www.GradTX.org). AcademyOne develops innovative technology including, websites, portals and mobile applications promoting college and career success. The Grad TX website offers tools and services for adults returning to college to finish their bachelor's degrees. Grad TX targets over 40,000 Texas adults who "stopped out" of college with 90 or more credit...

2011-07-27 08:12:00

NORTHRIDGE, Calif., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Contemporary Services Corporation (CSC), the world leader in event security and crowd management, is proud to announce its five-year contract renewal with University of North Texas, a CSC client since 2004. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090714/LA45941LOGO) CSC will provide event security, ticket takers, bag checkers, ushers, club and suite attendants at the new Mean Green Stadium in Denton, TX. With a seating capacity of...

2011-06-14 09:00:00

RICHARDSON, Texas, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) announced today that G. Brint Ryan, CEO and Managing Principal of Ryan, LLC, has been elected to its board. The board's function is to advise the company about local business activities, health care developments, community relations opportunities and community priorities in Texas. Mr. Ryan holds both Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in accounting from the University of North Texas (UNT) and...

2011-05-18 06:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In Texas, 340,000 people suffer with Alzheimer's disease, and that number is expected to grow to 470,000 by 2050. In the U.S., the number of elderly will increase 102 percent from 2000 to 2030. More than 5 million individuals suffer from Alzheimer's disease, the sixth leading cause of death. The U.S. spends $172 billion annually on Alzheimer's disease, and that is supposed to grow to $1 trillion by 2050. The cost to our country,...

2011-05-17 10:56:00

-- All Across Texas Leadership Conference Taking Place May 16-19, 2011 -- DALLAS, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 100 highly motivated engineering and computer science students from Texas universities are converging at the Radisson Hotel Central Dallas May 16-19 for the All Across Texas Engineering Leadership Development Conference. These future engineers and scientists are learning from industry leaders and educators the critical importance of merging leadership with...

2011-05-10 10:00:00

DALLAS, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Instruments (TI) Foundation announced today a multi-million-dollar gift to the Museum of Nature & Science, resulting in the naming of a new Texas Instruments Engineering and Innovation Hall, which will be part of the new Perot Museum of Nature & Science. The Hall naming recognizes a $4.4-million early leadership gift as well as the decades-long volunteer and financial support provided by the TI Foundation, Texas Instruments and its...

2011-04-28 12:00:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - Students from St. Mark's School of Texas in Dallas and Paschal High School in Fort Worth have been named "Best in State" winners in Texas in the Junior Engineering Technical Society's (JETS) 2011 TEAMS competition. These award-winning ninth to 12th graders worked to solve the global energy "supply and demand" problem highlighted by the recent Gulf of Mexico oil spill and current events in the Middle East. The Paschal High students...

2011-03-29 07:30:00

NEW YORK, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AMDeC, LLC today announced continued expansion of its Vendor Partnership Program to include products offered by Sigma® Life Science, the innovative biological products and services business of Sigma-Aldrich® (Nasdaq: SIAL). AMDeC is a consortium of pre-eminent academic medical research institutions in the New York region that is focused on increasing efficiencies and encouraging collaboration in...


Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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