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2014-09-09 08:27:18

New ranking shows which Christian institutions of higher education do the most to enhance student achievement DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Christian higher education resource, Christian Universities Online (http://www.christianuniversitiesonline.org/), has published a ranking of the Top 50 Christian Colleges & Universities Exceeding Expectations. An institution exceeds expectations when its actual graduation rate is greater than its predicted graduation...

2014-08-25 08:24:58

RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Independent college rankings and review website College Choice (http://www.collegechoice.net) has published a ranking of the fifty U.S. colleges and universities with the happiest first-year students. Based primarily on the percentage of freshmen who return for their sophomore year, the ranking puts Yale University at the top of the list, followed by the University of Chicago and Soka University of America in Aliso Viejo, California....

2012-01-04 13:00:00

Six university presses select Ingram Content Group and Ingram's digital content distribution system, CoreSource, for e-book distribution and digital asset management. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) January 04, 2012 More university presses are now spending more time on creating new and relevant content for their readers, while leaving the distribution of their e-books to Ingram Content Group Inc. through its digital content distribution system, CoreSource. “The digital age provides...

New Evidence Found For Complex Molecules On Pluto's Surface
2011-12-21 04:33:06

The new and highly sensitive Cosmic Origins Spectrograph aboard the Hubble Space Telescope has discovered a strong ultraviolet-wavelength absorber on Pluto's surface, providing new evidence that points to the possibility of complex hydrocarbon and/or nitrile molecules lying on the surface, according to a paper recently published in the Astronomical Journal by researchers from Southwest Research Institute and Nebraska Wesleyan University. Such chemical species can be produced by the...

2011-08-02 00:00:29

Vedero Software Enables Automation in "ËœGreen' Demand Response. Program for Tier 1 Regional University. Plano, TX and Forth Worth, TX (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Texas Wesleyan University is announcing it is utilizing Vedero Software to automatically reduce energy usage during emergency events on the Texas electric grid. Beyond economic benefits to the university, this program improves reliability of the Texas electric grid during power shortages, and defers or avoids the costly...

2011-03-31 00:00:30

Indiana Wesleyan University's (IWU) adult degree program is now holding classes in Akron, Lorain and the Greater Cleveland area. These locations offer online and onsite accelerated programs for working adults. At IWU, programs are fast-tracked, practical and affordable. Cleveland, OH (Vocus/PRWEB) March 30, 2011 Indiana Wesleyan University's (IWU) adult degree program is now holding classes in Akron, Lorain and the Greater Cleveland area. These locations offer online and onsite accelerated...

2010-11-23 00:01:09

This was the third year for Oklahoma Wesleyan University's nursing students and faculty to give of their time, love and energy to a group of students at Lydia Patterson Institute in Texas. Bartlesville, OK (Vocus) November 22, 2010 This was the third year for Oklahoma Wesleyan University's nursing students and faculty to give of their time, love and energy to a group of students at Lydia Patterson Institute in Texas. Lydia Patterson Institute (L.P.I.) is a Methodist school that serves a...

2010-04-08 12:46:00

STAMFORD, Conn., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- "Anatomy of a Scandal" ,the cover story of ai5000's March/April issue, addresses the mystery of why Wesleyan University's $500 million endowment failed to notice the alleged gross misconduct of its chief investment officer for close to a decade. Wesleyan has initiated a $3 million lawsuit against its terminated CIO, Thomas Kannam, who stands accused of submitting questionable expense reports and using university resources to engage in a series of...

2010-04-01 13:12:31

Kaiser Permanente study first to find program stops binge eating and saves patients money Portland, Ore. "“ A new study finds that a self-guided, 12-week program helps binge eaters stop binging for up to a year and the program can also save money for those who participate. Recurrent binge eating is the most common eating disorder in the country, affecting more than three percent of the population, or nine million people, yet few treatment options are available. But a first-of-a-kind...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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