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2008-07-08 21:00:14

Ten computer engineering and computer science students from Cal State Long Beach will travel to Switzerland as part of an American contingent participating in the Swiss Computer Science Summer Program. Students will attend a program at the School of Business and Engineering Vaud in Yverdon-les-Bains to facilitate international collaboration and cultural exchange between American and Swiss students and faculty. The trip is from July 14-Aug. 1. Led by Professor Alvaro Monge, the CSULB group...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.