Ranching, Timber, Industry and Conservation Converge to Form Working Lands to Preserve Oregon Ranches

Adel, Oregon (PRWEB) May 29, 2015 An unprecedented statewide collaboration between ranchers, farmers, timber, business, conservation and government groups is underway to manage juniper, guard the land, protect the threatened sage grouse species while preserving Oregon’s ranch industry. Drive onto John O’Keeffe’s Southeastern Oregon ranch and you’re pretty sure you’ve just stepped to a ...

Athena Pinnacle Awards to Honor Executives, Corporations and Educators Working to Promote Women Leaders

Athena Pinnacle Awards to Honor Executives, Corporations and Educators Working to Promote Women Leaders
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2015 Athena San Diego, an organization that accelerates professional success and personal development of executive women in San Diego’s technology and life science sectors, will announce the winners of the 17th Annual Pinnacle Awards at their Gala on April 30, 2015 from 5-9pm at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel. ...

Insurance Leader McNeil and Company Issues Tips for Businesses Working Outdoors to Lower Risk of Potentially Fatal “Cold Stress” During Severe Winter Storms

Insurance Leader McNeil and Company Issues Tips for Businesses Working Outdoors to Lower Risk of Potentially Fatal
New York, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2015 During the current blizzard, McNeil & Company, a nationwide leader in specialized insurance programs, has issued important tips for protecting businesses whose employees must work outside – emergency response and recovery personnel, such as fire fighters and emergency medical technicians – during severe winter storms. The hazards ...

Pearson Announces Upgrades to Evidence-Based Working Memory Training Program to Enhance Flexibility and Usability

Pearson Announces Upgrades to Evidence-Based Working Memory Training Program to Enhance Flexibility and Usability
New York, NY (PRWEB) November 17, 2014 As students across the nation settle into another school year, many face learning challenges or struggle to retain everything they are taught, making it difficult to succeed in the classroom. These difficulties may be the result of poor working memory, the ability to hold and manipulate information for ...

SIUE History Prof Manuel Working on Biofuels Book with NCERC

Edwardsville, Ill. (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Jeffrey T. Manuel, assistant professor in Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Department of Historical Studies within the College of Arts and Sciences, is teaming up with the NCERC at SIUE to record the history of alcohol-based fuels in Illinois. “Farmers, researchers, business leaders, politicians, and many others have been ...