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2011-03-10 15:21:21

Women who leave engineering jobs after obtaining the necessary degree are significantly more likely to leave the field because of an uncomfortable work climate than because of family reasons.

2010-12-06 00:00:39

Division III Championships Played At Washington University St. Louis; Division II at Bellarmine University in Louisville; Division I at Sprint Center, Kansas City St.

2010-11-15 20:57:28

Employees who telecommute the majority of the work week are more satisfied with their jobs compared to those working mostly in the office because working remotely alleviates more stress than it creates.

2010-10-21 00:00:39

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and AthletiCo Begin Partnership Physical and Occupational Therapy Provider to Support UWM’s Sports Medicine Department Oak Brook, IL (Vocus) October 20, 2010 The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Athletic Department and AthletiCo Physical and Occupational Therapy have entered into a partnership that will help support UWM’s Sports Medicine Department. The announcement, which comes as the fall sports season swings into full gear, will provide...

2010-01-20 06:45:00

SUSSEX, Wis., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the United Nations' 2nd World Water Development Report, more than a billion people, or almost one-fifth of the world's population, lack access to safe drinking water.

2009-06-03 06:30:00

Former Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin John D. Wiley and serial entrepreneur Eric Apfelbach join the StudyBlue Board of Directors. MADISON, Wis., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- StudyBlue, Inc. is proud to announce the addition of two new members of the Board of Directors.

2009-05-22 06:00:00

Leading Online Academic Network eligible for investor tax credits under Wisconsin's Angel Investor and Venture Fund Tax Credit Program. MADISON, Wis., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- StudyBlue, Inc., a Wisconsin-based company delivering online solutions that revolutionize the way students study, has been awarded the highly sought after Qualified New Business Venture certification.

2009-05-05 09:46:00

MADISON, Wis., May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This spring, Herzing University Madison students took top honors in three collegiate competitions.

2009-03-16 16:35:00

Strong winters with bitter cold and record snowfall during the last two years have led some to doubt whether the global climate is truly warming.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.