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2014-04-21 20:21:37

Researchers study the benefits of regenerative medicine in spinal cord injury NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Horizon Stem Cells (BHSC), a division of Blue Horizon International, in cooperation with Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine (WSU BSOM), recently received Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval for a retrospective study entitled Spinal Cord Injury Stem Cell Therapy. The study has been determined to meet Federal exemption criteria 45 CFR...

2014-04-07 23:28:10

Middle School Students Can Now Apply Online for 2014 Aviation Summer Camps Dayton, OH (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Middle school students from across the U.S. will experience the thrill of flying an airplane themselves this summer at three sessions of Air Camp in Dayton, Ohio, which provides an introduction to the wonders of flight and the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) of aviation and aeronautics. For many students, the highlights of the week are an introduction to...

2014-02-13 23:02:39

Supports Clients and Four Local Universities Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 HORAN is committed to improving the quality of life in the communities where our employees live and work. To support our goal, HORAN is proud to announce the creation of the HORAN Scholarship Fund to offer scholarships to our client community. HORAN offers The Jack and Elaine Horan Scholarship at the University of Cincinnati and The Free Throw Scholarship at Xavier University to our clients’...

2012-02-20 11:31:17

New technology at the University of British Columbia makes it possible for a person to speak or sing just by using their hands to control a speech synthesizer. UBC researcher Sidney Fels says the gesture-to-voice-synthesizer technology mirrors processes that human use when they control their own vocal apparatus. "It's like playing a musical instrument that plays voice. Applications could include new forms of musical expression and aids for people with speaking disabilities," says Fels,...

2011-06-17 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Online services innovator Nefsis® announced today that Wright State University has implemented its "Deaf Off Drugs and Alcohol" (DODA) long distance treatment counseling using the Nefsis global, cloud-based HD video conferencing service. DODA is a grant-funded project to improve alcohol and drug treatment services for people who are deaf or hard of hearing. DODA counselors, case managers, and coordinators are all American Sign...

2011-05-10 22:50:00

DAYTON, Ohio, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- No one should ever accuse Dayton's performing arts community of not thinking big. Performances of Bernstein's eclectic stage production MASS are almost unheard-of, even in major metropolitan markets. But now this groundbreaking stage work, in its full glory, comes to vivid life in the Mead Theatre at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center in Dayton, Ohio in two landmark performances at 8:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, May 13...

2011-03-18 00:00:27

Middle School Students Can Apply for a Summer Camp Aviation Adventure at http://www.AirCampUSA.com. Dayton, OH (PRWEB) March 16, 2011 Air Camp is expanding its schedule to offer two summer camp sessions in 2011 in Dayton, Ohio, following its successful launch in 2010, when middle school students came from across the U.S. to attend the inaugural session of the aviation camp. Air Camp is designed to engage students in the wonders of flight and the science, technology, engineering and...

2010-06-23 13:30:00

DPO and WSU's Hank Dahlman to direct performance of Bernstein's Chichester Psalms DAYTON, Ohio, June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Distinguished Concerts International of New York City (DCINY) has announced that the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra Chorus and its director, Dr. Hank Dahlman, will participate in a performance of Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms on June 27, 2010, in Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100623/DC25602) (Photo:...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.