In celebration of its future life-sciences building, Irvine Valley College last Thursday held a groundbreaking ceremony as production on part of its $19 million master-plan project began. The new building will provide the college with 30,000 square feet of classroom and laboratory space, where students can participate in scientific studies and experimentation, among a variety of other related activities.
00:00/00:0000:00 The buy-one-give-one shoe company, TOMS shoes, is hosting its annual day of action, “A Day Without Shoes,” on Tuesday April 5. Can you go one day without shoes to let your neighbors, classmates, co-workers or just one confused stranger know you care about the the millions of kids around the world too poor to own shoes? Last year’s campain sparked 1,600 events.
While you have embraced all the high-tech innovation and convenience of e-readers, that doesn’t mean you have to surrender all of your book-loving sensibilities to modern technology.
Scientists have made a curious breakthrough in computer chip technology. They’ve discovered that if you “prune” a chip’s design–chopping off little-used functions and actually allowing it to make errors–it can result in far more power efficient and smaller designs.
During an event in Bangalore, Leo Apotheker, CEO of HP decided he wanted to mark a difference between himself and his predecessor concerning the group’s strategy – promising to put WebOS in his future computer ranges. Leo Apotheker became CEO of HP at the end of 2010 in rather tumultuous conditions after the departure of Mark Hurd, now at Oracle, and in the middle of a legal fight between Oracle and SAP when he mysteriously disappeared, despite Larry Ellison’s (CEO ...
Updated: March 7th, 2011 08:45 AM CDT Event to Show Youth Pathways to Building Careers Now, Down the Road The recession has hurt every industry, but construction has been on the “bleeding edge of job losses,” stated Ken Simpson, an economist with the Associated General Contractors of America.
Go for the perfect 20, Doc! (Credit:Ocean House Media) Unless you live in a world of abject hate and misery, you probably know that yesterday was the birthday of my spirit animal, Justin Bieber.
Ag education classes may contribute to preparing Matthew Grosshans for a future life on the farm, but it’s his FFA experiences that will help prepare him for life, in general.Leadership, character, citizenship, volunteerism, confidence, time management, teamwork, communication skills — Grosshans stated FFA goes far beyond ag education as involvement in the organization develops members’ potential.
You may recall that President Obama’s recent State of the Union address contained a fair amount of tech talk, calling for increases in research and development investments, clean energy initiatives, and innovation across the telecommunications sector.
By Annalyn Censky, staff reporterFebruary 16, 2011: 11:16 AM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — New home construction rose in January, but permits for future building declined during the month, the government reported Wednesday.