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Aug 14, 2014, 08:40 ET

University of Texas at Austin Professional Development Center Announces Technology Career Boot Camp Certificate Programs

 The Professional Development Center (PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is pleased to announce the launch of four skills-based...

Aug 11, 2014, 09:31 ET
The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development will host a Reservation Economic Summit in Wisconsin from Oct. 7-9. For more information, visit www.ncaied.org. (PRNewsFoto/NCAIED)

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development to Host Reservation Economic Summit (RES) in Wisconsin

 The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (National Center) will host its fifth regional Reservation Economic Summit...

Jul 15, 2014, 08:35 ET

UT Professional Development Center Launches Medical Interpreter Certificate Program for Bilingual Healthcare Workers

 The Professional Development Center at The University of Texas at Austin (UT PDC) is pleased to announce the fall launch of their new offering...

Jul 07, 2014, 17:28 ET

Crisis Manager Judy Smith to Deliver Keynote Address at Women's Business Development Center's Entrepreneurial Woman's Conference September 17

Judy Smith, the crisis management expert portrayed by actress Kerry Washington on ABC's hit series "Scandal," will deliver the keynote address at...

Jun 26, 2014, 11:12 ET

River Splash Dash 5K To Include Three Events In One

 Development Centers is pleased to announce that their second annual River Splash Dash, a lively summer 5K Fun-Run, is set to take place on...

Jun 24, 2014, 11:29 ET
RES D.C., hosted by the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development, is occurring in Washington, D.C. this week. (PRNewsFoto/NCAIED)

Native American Business Leaders Converge on Washington, D.C. for Reservation Economic Summit (RES D.C.)

 Native American business leaders are in Washington, D.C. this week for the Reservation Economic Summit (RES D.C.) hosted by the National...

Jun 04, 2014, 10:00 ET
"Public Welfare Spark the Second Phase Entrepreneurs' Social Innovation Incubation Program" was launched on May 24, 2014 at Shenzhen Research Institution of Peking University. (PRNewsFoto/Shenzhen Innovation Center)

An Age for China Social Impact Investment -- "Public Welfare Spark the Second Phase: Entrepreneurs' Social Innovation Incubation Program"

"Social Innovation" and "Impact Investment" are new concepts heatedly discussed in plenty of forums all around China. Both Chinese business circles...

Jun 02, 2014, 08:30 ET

The Professional Development Center at the University of Texas at Austin to Offer Courses in Antigua, Guatemala

 The Professional Development Center at the University of Texas at Austin (UT PDC) is proud to announce a series of professional education...

May 14, 2014, 11:54 ET

The Richard King Mellon Foundation Awards the Center for Sustainable Shale Development a Two-Year Grant

 The Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD) announced the Richard King Mellon Foundation has awarded the Center a two-year grant in...

Apr 15, 2014, 12:22 ET

Budding Artists To Display Creativity

Development Centers, a recognized leader in the field of behavioral health, has been providing comprehensive wellness programming and related...

Feb 11, 2014, 08:40 ET

The University of Texas at Austin Offers Emotional Intelligence Certificate Program for Area Professionals

 The Professional Development Center (UT PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to offer a professional certificate program that...

Jan 21, 2014, 06:45 ET

Center for Sustainable Shale Development Certification and Verification Program Opens for Business

 The Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD), a collaborative between environmental organizations and energy companies to encourage...

Jan 14, 2014, 12:30 ET

Women's Business Development Center and The PrivateBank to Kick Off Business-building Boot Camp for Women Veterans February 5

 In a boot camp of a different kind, the Women's Business Development Center (WBDC) will celebrate the first anniversary of its Women...

Jan 09, 2014, 10:00 ET
Student representatives at the Chinese Entrepreneur Strategic Charity Incubation Program.  (PRNewsFoto/Shenzhen Innovation Corporate Social Responsibility Development Center)

CBPIP Program Beginning a New Era in China's Corporate Philanthropy

On Jan. 5, 2014, Shenzhen Innovation Corporate Social Responsibility Development Center (CSRDC) sponsored the China Business Philanthropy and...

Nov 18, 2013, 13:15 ET

Stanford Offers Online Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology

 In fields dependent on continuously changing science and technology, professionals are better positioned to succeed if they stay on top of the...

Nov 18, 2013, 12:45 ET

Stanford and IATA Announce New Executive Program in Aviation Strategy

 Stanford University and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) signed an agreement today expanding their partnership to deliver...

Nov 13, 2013, 12:01 ET

Study Finds that Use of PBS KIDS Content in the Classroom Improves Early Math Skills in Preschool Children

Combining engaging media with interactive technology and teacher training improves learning A new study conducted by Education Development...

Nov 12, 2013, 15:15 ET

"JUST DESSERTS"- Celebrating the Sweet Success of Women Business Owners

Who: Women's Business Development Center (WBDC) Established in 1995 WBDC is the only gender-focused business development center in...

Nov 07, 2013, 16:51 ET

RIN Market Is Working Well To Enforce Biofuel Mandates, According To CARD Economists

 A new analysis by Iowa State University economists Bruce A. Babcock and Sebastien Pouliot of the EPA's ethanol market system finds that it...

Nov 06, 2013, 05:00 ET

E85 Sales Would Soar If Fuel Was Priced On Parity With E10 And Had Full Access To Flex Vehicle Market, According To CARD Economists

A new paper by Iowa State University economists Bruce A. Babcock and Sebastien Pouliot identifies a bottleneck of too few fuel stations that offer...