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2014-10-28 16:20:46

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees at Fontaine Modification Vocational Services' Charlotte, N.C., modification center worked their 2,000(th) straight day without a lost time incident on Oct. 13, continuing a safety streak that started in 2009. To mark the occasion, Fontaine treated all of the facility's employees to a lunchtime celebration last Friday. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141028/154894 "Over the past several years, Fontaine has made...

2014-10-06 16:30:48

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the Company's growth strategy to provide more students with convenient and affordable training, Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI) has announced plans to open a new campus in Long Beach, California while restructuring the organization to better align with new, streamlined processes as well as current student populations at its existing campuses. "We are very excited about expanding in the greater Los Angeles...

2014-10-01 23:13:00

Michigan based Nocti Business Solutions launched its new website on October 1st, 2014. The new website is designed to provide a more user-friendly experience for both current Nocti Business Solution (NBS) customers and prospects. BIG RAPIDS, Mich (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Big Rapids, Michigan based Nocti Business Solutions launched its new website on October 1st, 2014. The new website is designed to provide a more user-friendly experience for both current Nocti Business Solutions (NBS)...

2014-10-01 23:07:41

Activities throughout the month of October aim to drive interest in careers, promote education and dispel manufacturing myths DEARBORN, Mich. (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 SME, an organization dedicated to supporting the manufacturing industry through membership, events, media and workforce development, is proud to support Manufacturing Day as a silver sponsor, as well as organize and promote activities that drive awareness of the vital role manufacturing plays in the economy. Manufacturing...

2014-10-01 08:21:44

-UTI recognized for world-class student support, academic accreditation, credit policies, flexibility and other accommodations to those who served- SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI), the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians, announced today that it has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly® School by...

2014-09-30 23:10:49

Diverse higher education partners work together to make compelling progress. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 One hundred university and college chancellors, presidents, provosts and other leaders recently gathered at UT Austin’s AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center for Civitas Learning’s 2nd Pioneer Partner Summit. The Summit brings together representatives from a growing partner community of now more than 40 institutions and systems with 577 campuses serving more...

2014-09-30 08:40:55

Great Value Colleges launches a new feature that names and ranks 50 of the most technologically advanced colleges around the globe SALISBURY, Md., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new web article launched by Great Value Colleges picks 50 of the "techiest" high-tech schools in the world and ranks them in order of achievements and reputation. "The 50 Most Technologically Advanced Universities" names dozens of colleges and universities in the United States along with several...

2014-09-24 16:27:19

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Community Hub for Opportunities in Construction Employment (C.H.O.I.C.E.) announced on September 23 a "Commitment to Action" on youth employment in conjunction with the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI). The announcement was made as part of an effort led by Secretary Hillary Clinton and CGI to focus increased attention on the challenging issue of youth employment opportunities in the United States. North America's Building Trades Unions...

2014-09-12 08:29:12

Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe LLP Investigates Case Against the Company's Top Executives SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe is actively investigating alleged misconduct by ITT Educational Services, Inc's (NYSE: ESI) top executives, including claims that ITT's officers and directors breached their fiduciary duties to the company. The Schubert firm's investigation concerns whether ITT's officers and directors failed to disclose certain risks...

2014-09-10 16:20:51

May to oversee all marketing functions; drive innovation at UTI SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI), the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians, today announced that Jeff May, formerly vice president of integrated marketing and analytics has been promoted to the role of senior vice president of marketing....


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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