The EMPOWER program in the College of Education and Health Professions helps young adults with mild intellectual disabilities build the knowledge and skills they need for a bright and successful future.
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The four-year, non-degree experiential learning program incorporates functional academics, independent living, employment, health and wellness and social skills into a curriculum within a university setting, where participants build strong friendships and support structures for life. Sophomore honors student Rhiannon de la Rosa saw plastic containers being tossed in the trash across campus and realized she could use her love of plants in an environmentally sustainable way.
She gathers bottles and cups, paints them and propagates plants in them to give to students. In fact, if you want to drop off a used container, she will trade you a plant in a decorated planter.
The Honors Passport program immerses students in foreign cultures and history, providing unique experiences through travel and innovative teaching. This trip is one of the many study abroad opportunities at the University of Arkansas, where about 1, U of A students visited 56 countries last year.
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Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited, a Hinduja Group Company, has formed a strategic partnership with Whitmore, a global producer of lubrication-centric reliability products including high performance mining, rail and industrial lubricants for the Indian market. At the IMTEX exhibition Renishaw will highlight a range of process control solutions that help tackle the increasing drive to lean manufacturing, from new technologies for pre-process machine calibration to on-line and off-line post-process measurement. The company has recently inaugurated the manufacturing plant at Tiruttani near Chennai, with an installed capacity of 11, tonnes per month.
The facility has been set up with an investment of Rs crore to manufacture a wide [Read More…]. LANXESS, the Germany based chemicals major, said that they will be focussing on Tepex, the continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic high-performance composites from its subsidiary Bond-Laminates.
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The hybrid technology using Tepex with polyamide 6 as an overmolding material has already done well in a large number of series applications in the lightweight design of automobiles. Trial production at the plant had started in February this year.
Spread across an area of nearly 25 acres, the plant will have a [Read More…]. Text: Bhargav TS If you want to buy a frugal engineered car, go for Japanese vehicles, or if you want performance vehicles go for European cars. Short Takes.