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2014-06-25 23:14:33

The PreK-12 Learning Group of the Association of American Publishers congratulates the winners of the 2014 Lamplighter Honors for Leadership in Educational Publishing: Frank Ferguson of Curriculum Associates LLC, Todd Brekhus of Capstone Digital, Karen Cator of Digital Promise, Kathy Hurley of Pearson Foundation, and Corinne Burton of Teacher Created Materials. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 The PreK-12 Learning Group of The Association of American Publishers (AAP) is pleased to...

2014-06-20 23:09:23

For the second time, CGI Windows and Doors, Inc. has been named AIA Florida Allied member of the year. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 CGI Windows & Doors, Inc., has been named Allied Member of the Year by AIA Florida. This is the second time CGI has received this honor. “We are very honored to be accepted and be able to work with multiple chapters of the AIA throughout Florida,” said Tom Riscili, president and CEO of CGI Windows & Doors. “We are committed to supporting...

2014-05-08 23:03:57

Datto was selected as the 'HTG Vendor Member of the Year’ at the annual HTG Q2 Summit in Dallas, Texas. Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Datto, a global provider of leading hybrid cloud-based backup, disaster recovery (BDR) and intelligent business continuity solutions, was selected as the 'HTG Vendor Member of the Year’ at the annual HTG Q2 Summit in Dallas, Texas. “What an incredible accomplishment,” stated Rob Rae, Datto VP of Business Development. “We pride ourselves...

2014-04-08 23:04:10

WTS International, the association for the advancement of women in transportation, has selected the winners of its annual recognition awards for 2014: Woman of the Year, Beverly A. Scott, PhD; Member of the Year, Jeannie Lee; Employer of the Year: FTA; Rosa Parks Diversity Leadership Award: Claudia Folska, PhD; and the Innovative Transportation Solutions Award: I-5 Skagit River Bridge Replacement Team. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 WTS International, the association for the...

2013-08-06 23:23:14

Kathy Norby is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Kathy Norby is a Human Resource Operations Specialist at Webroot, Inc., which specializes in information security. Ms. Norby has attained the highest level of membership to the National Association of Professional Women as a VIP Member of the Year and has been recognized for outstanding leadership and commitment within her...

2012-10-05 23:01:49

The National Society of Leadership and Success today announced it is committing $250,000 to the 2012-2013 academic year scholarship and grant program. This initiative is to provide members with financial assistance for higher education. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 October 5, 2012 — The National Society of Leadership and Success today announced it is committing $250,000 to the 2012-2013 academic year scholarship and grant program. This initiative is to provide members with...


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Earth Day
2012-04-23 12:12:49

Earth Day is a day early each year on which events are held to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth’s natural environment. It is now coordinated worldwide through the Earth Day Network, founded by Dennis Hayes, and is celebrated in more than 175 countries every year. The United Nations designated April 22 as International Mother Earth Day in 2009, and will continue to be held each year on April 22 through at least 2015. The name and concept of Earth Day was allegedly...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Ecliptic -- The ecliptic is the geometric plane that contains the orbit of the Earth. The orbits of most planets in the Solar System lie very close to it. Seen from the Earth, this is the great circle on the celestial sphere that contains the different positions of the Sun relative to the background stars throughout the year, and most planets can be seen close this circle. The zodiac also lies along the plane of the ecliptic. Because there are about 365.25 days in a year and 360...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.