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2014-08-08 12:23:43

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The aspirations and barriers to higher education for Latinos in South Texas and the nation will be the theme of back-to-back community forums - one in English and one in Spanish - broadcast live nationally on August 19, 2014 5-9 CDT by the Radio Bilingue (RB) National Latino Public Radio Network. The live Linea Abierta/Open Line specials are part of RB's series Diploma en Mano/Diploma in Hand, supported by The Corporation for Public...

2012-09-18 23:00:10

New online degree program to help advance careers in public service. Edinburg and Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2012 The University of Texas Pan-American (UTPA), in collaboration with Academic Partnerships, announces the launch this fall of a new online degree program for professionals who seek to advance their career in public service — the Master of Public Administration (MPA). This is the first time UTPA´s MPA program is available online. Following the success of...

2010-09-17 10:24:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA astronaut Dr. Lee Morin will attend the Hispanic Engineering, Science and Technology (HESTEC) Week Oct. 2 at the University of Texas-Pan American campus. Morin will give an educational presentation and sign autographs at the NASA Summer of Innovation (SoI) exhibit. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The goal of the SoI is to encourage learning during...

2010-08-16 14:51:00

EDINBURG, Texas, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Texas - Pan American (UTPA) has launched a start-up company that may revolutionize manufacturing. FibeRio Technology Corporation is perfecting a new technology called ForceSpinning (TM) to create the microscopic nanofibers used to produce everything from traditional textiles and personal care products to medical supplies and aerospace materials, with potential applications ranging from tissue engineering to drug delivery. How are...

2010-08-09 10:36:00

EDINBURG, Texas, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this year, the State of Texas gave the University of Texas - Pan American (UTPA) $3.25 million from its Texas Emerging Technology Fund (TETF) to help the University expand its world-class advanced manufacturing center. The Rapid Response Manufacturing Center (RRMC) The investment goes to UTPA's Rapid Response Manufacturing Center (RRMC) which is dedicated to developing and applying emerging technologies that improve the competitiveness of...

2010-07-22 12:35:00

EDINBURG, Texas, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In addition to offering global manufacturing companies one of the most competitive locations in the world, Rio South Texas has some of the best secondary and higher education institutions in America. These public schools are nationally recognized for everything from challenging high school students with college-level courses to offering the best graduate programs in a number of disciplines. Best High Schools in America Newsweek recently released...

2008-07-11 09:00:00

By By Bruce Lee Smith, Valley Morning Star, Harlingen, Texas Jul. 11--David B. Carren is a man in a hurry. The writer and director of "The Red Queen," he watched a monitor intently as his actors went through a scene again with the camera at a new angle. Last week, the movie crew and actors were spread out around the pool at a house north of McAllen. "The Red Queen" is a full-length motion picture being taped by University Theater Productions as the Summer TV Workshop at the...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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