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  • master's program
  • The MicroMasters began as a pilot program, allowing learners worldwide to take a semester's worth of courses in MIT's top-ranked, one-year Supply Chain Management (SCM) master's program completely online, then complete an MIT master's degree by spending a single semester on campus. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 'Engineering, Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Excellence Masters Program' also known as the 'ESTEEM Program' is an entrepreneurship master's program and collaborative effort between the Mendoza College of Business, College of Science, and College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1992
  • The value of the Landsat program was recognized by Congress in October 1992 when it passed the Land Remote Sensing Policy Act (Public Law 102-555) authorizing the procurement of Landsat 7 and assuring the continued availability of Landsat digital data and images, at the lowest possible cost, to traditional and new users of the data. (wikipedia.org)
  • The program was established in 1992. (wikipedia.org)
  • The program began in 1992 as Project 921-2. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the project did not achieve its goals, it would ultimately become the 1992 Project 921, encompassing the Shenzhou program, the Tiangong program, and the CSS. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1992, the MicroLoan Program has provided microloans to start-up, newly established, or growing small business endeavors. (wikipedia.org)
  • diversion programs
  • To direct the Attorney General to carry out a pilot program to provide grants to eligible entities to divert individuals with low-level drug offenses to prebooking diversion programs, and for other purposes. (govtrack.us)
  • These requirements may include: Education aimed at preventing future offenses by the offender Restitution to victims of the offense Completion of community service hours Avoiding situations for a specified period in the future that may lead to committing another such offense (such as contact with certain people) Diversion programs often frame these requirements as an alternative to court or police involvement or, if these institutions are already involved, further prosecution. (wikipedia.org)
  • The availability of diversion programs depends upon the jurisdiction, the nature of the crime (usually non-violent offences) and in many cases the exercise of prosecutorial discretion. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 2016 New York Times investigation revealed that some prosecutors charged substantial fees for, and received significant revenue from, diversion programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some jurisdictions in the United States, including some counties in Florida, diversion programs may be available for drunk driving charges. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • Free needles are available at the Needle Exchange Program, Thursday, March 24, 2016, as part of the Scott County Health Department's response to an HIV outbreak linked to intravenous drug use in Scott County. (indystar.com)
  • In September 2016, edX partnered with several other universities to bring the MicroMasters model to even more learners across the globe, announcing 18 new MicroMasters programs from 13 universities in rapidly growing fields, ranging from artificial intelligence to project management to supply chain management. (wikipedia.org)
  • NASA
  • The Mariner program was a 10-mission program conducted by the American space agency NASA in conjunction with Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). (wikipedia.org)
  • Of the ten vehicles in the Mariner series, seven were successful, forming the starting point for many subsequent NASA/JPL space probe programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Capstone
  • The Capstone Program was a United States government-funded aviation safety program for the state of Alaska, primarily focusing on rural areas of the state. (wikipedia.org)
  • During FY 1999, the Alaskan Region's "Capstone" Program tied together three of the nine principal elements identified in the "Joint Government/Industry Roadmap for Free Flight Operational Enhancements" with two safety initiatives from the March 1995 NTSB Alaska Safety Study. (wikipedia.org)
  • Operational enhancements included in Project Capstone are: flight information system for special use airspace, weather, windshear, NOTAMs (Notices to Airmen), and pilot reports cost-effective controlled flight into terrain (CFIT) avoidance through graphical position display enhanced "see and avoid" visual flight rules (VFR) The concept of conducting a real-world demonstration of these and other capabilities in Alaska was originally proposed for inclusion in the FAA's Flight 2000 Program. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 1-year program includes business courses covering finance, marketing, strategy, leadership, project management, quality, operations research, and ethics as well as science and/or engineering electives and a capstone thesis project. (wikipedia.org)
  • programme
  • With a syndicated broadcasting programme under the "Program Plus" label, it is claimed that TV stations cover 85 percent of the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina. (wikipedia.org)
  • Program management or programme management is the process of managing several related projects, often with the intention of improving an organization's performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • Programs are normally designed to deliver the organisation's strategy or business transformation, such as an ambition to be the fourth biggest supermarket in a region by 2017 or reduce wastage by 5% in two year's time. (wikipedia.org)
  • successfully
  • Though not as well known as his nonviolence resistance programs, Gandhi recognized the value of constructive program and used it successfully as early as the first year of his campaigns in South Africa, 1894. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to the benefit of gaining relevant skills in a particular field that can lead to career advancement, learners who successfully complete all coursework as part of a MicroMasters® program will receive a MicroMasters® certificate and may receive credit for the coursework from the affiliated university toward the pursuit of master's degree. (wikipedia.org)
  • Program management may provide a layer above the management of projects and focuses on selecting the best group of projects, defining them in terms of their objectives and providing an environment where projects can be run successfully. (wikipedia.org)
  • institutions
  • The School Breakfast Program provides cash assistance to states to operate nonprofit breakfast programs in schools and residential childcare institutions. (usda.gov)
  • Most importantly constructive program can build alternative institutions so that a successful insurrection does not lead merely to a power vacuum that lets oppression back in, as for example in Egypt after the otherwise successful overthrow of President Mubarak in 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additional direct and in-kind support comes from partner governments, foundations, corporations, and host institutions both in and outside the U.S. In each of 49 countries, a bi-national Fulbright Commission administers and oversees the Fulbright Program. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was through the belief that this program would be an essential vehicle to promote peace and mutual understanding between individuals, institutions and future leaders wherever they may be. (wikipedia.org)
  • EdX launched the MicroMasters® credential in 2015 in conjunction with its partnership and collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University, and other educational institutions, to provide online access to educational courses and programs from elite educational institutions worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • As part of MicroMasters® programs, edX works with partner universities and educational institutions to develop and offer an online educational experience that is tailored to provide learners a deep level of knowledge in a specific career field with courses recognized by employers, such as, Walmart, General Electric (GE), IBM, and other multinational corporations. (wikipedia.org)
  • minimalist
  • In linguistics, the minimalist program (MP) is a major line of inquiry that has been developing inside generative grammar since the early 1990s, starting with a 1993 paper by Noam Chomsky. (wikipedia.org)
  • From a theoretical standpoint, and in the context of generative grammar, the MP draws on the minimalist approach of the principles and parameters program, considered to be the ultimate standard theoretical model that generative linguistics has developed since the 1980s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Only a minimalist, yet Turing-complete functional programming language, consisting of conditional, recursion, and arithmetic and other operators is supported. (wikipedia.org)
  • remedy
  • A diversion program in the criminal justice system is a form of sentence in which the criminal offender joins a rehabilitation program, which will help remedy the behavior leading to the original arrest, and avoid conviction and a criminal record. (wikipedia.org)
  • approach
  • However, experience demonstrates that antibiotic stewardship programs can be implemented effectively in a wide variety of hospitals and that success is dependent on defined leadership and a coordinated multidisciplinary approach. (cdc.gov)
  • The proposal was not well received by all segments of the aviation industry, and the industry's RTCA (Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics) Select Committee on Free Flight endorsed a revised approach that included most Flight 2000 program activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The approach usually taken in formal verification is to first write a program, and then provide a proof that it conforms to a given specification. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Bird-Meertens Formalism is an approach to program derivation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Correctness-by-Construction Approach to Programming. (wikipedia.org)
  • Congress
  • In 1989, this transition had not been fully completed when NOAA's funding for the Landsat program was due to run out (NOAA had not requested any funding, and Congress had appropriated only six months of funding for the fiscal year) and NOAA directed that Landsats 4 and 5 be shut down. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Gotha Program was the name given to the party platform adopted by the nascent German Social Democratic Party (SPD) at its initial party congress, held in the town of Gotha in 1875. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs sponsors the Fulbright Program from an annual appropriation from the U.S. Congress. (wikipedia.org)
  • President Harry S. Truman On August 1, 1946, President Harry S. Truman signed the bill into law, and Congress created the Fulbright Program in what became the largest education exchange program in history. (wikipedia.org)
  • This article incorporates public domain material from the Congressional Research Service document "Report for Congress: Agriculture: A Glossary of Terms, Programs, and Laws, 2005 Edition" by Jasper Womach. (wikipedia.org)
  • graduate
  • The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers fellowships for U.S. graduating seniors, graduate students, young professionals and artists to research, study, or teach English abroad for one academic year. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Fulbright Foreign Student Program enables graduate students, young professionals and artists from abroad to conduct research and study in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • founders
  • Broadcasters and the founders of the joint program were two television stations in the major Bosnian cities: Hayat TV from Sarajevo and Alternativna TV from Banja Luka. (wikipedia.org)
  • generally
  • The purposes of diversion are generally thought to include relief to the courts, police department and probation office, better outcomes compared to direct involvement of the court system, and an opportunity for the offender to avoid prosecution by completing various requirements for the program. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scrappage programs generally have the dual aim of stimulating the automobile industry and removing inefficient, high emissions vehicles from the road. (wikipedia.org)
  • Generally students participating in the program will have a local host family. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Employee programs refer to activities that include active employee involvement, such as classes, seminars or competitions. (cdc.gov)
  • The health-related program strategies and interventions listed for physical activity include lifestyle activities recommended to address depression. (cdc.gov)
  • Problem-solving courts typically include a diversion component as part of their program. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are many benefits to this program that include, avoiding the child from being influenced by more serious criminals in a juvenile detention center, allowing the courts to use resources that are needed for those juvenile delinquents who are an actual threat to the society, and getting the child help with drug addiction or family issues (Cocozza). (wikipedia.org)
  • Other programs with the same goal of stimulating industry and increasing efficiency include the Cash for Caulkers plan to promote replacing old refrigerators, air conditioners, etc. with newer, more efficient appliances. (wikipedia.org)
  • MicroMasters® programs include curricula focused on a wide range of fields including marketing analytics (University of California, Berkeley via BerkeleyX), supply chain management (MIT via MITx), business fundamentals (Columbia University via ColumbiaX), digital leadership (Boston University via BUx), artificial intelligence (Columbia University via ColumbiaX), robotics (University of Pennsylvania via PennX), among several others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Programs may include elements of related work outside of the scope of the discrete projects in the program. (wikipedia.org)
  • Governance must include a set of metrics to indicate the health and progress of the program in the most vital areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • 25 , 26 ) Moreover these programs often achieve these benefits while saving hospitals money. (cdc.gov)
  • Contemporary nonviolent struggles often lack constructive program, which could easily be integrated and enable them to be proactive, maintain continuity of effort when direct resistance is not possible, and convince the public and opposition that they are not simply disruptive but have the capacity to build as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • The programs are often run by a police department, court, a district attorney's office, or outside agency. (wikipedia.org)
  • Successful completion of program requirements often will lead to a dropping or reduction of the charges while failure may bring back or heighten the penalties involved. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pleading guilty is often a prerequisite to access to a diversion program. (wikipedia.org)
  • New programs would often go on the air on a sustaining basis in the hopes of attracting a sponsor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some viewers find this a source of annoyance since normal programming is often replaced with specials aimed at a wider audience to solicit new members and donations, while others find it ironic that these pledge drives air the most desirable programming in order to solicit sponsorship for regularly scheduled shows they have no desire to watch, under the ruse that the donations are supporting the pledge drive programming. (wikipedia.org)
  • In a program there is a need to identify and manage cross-project dependencies and often the project management office (PMO) may not have sufficient insight of the risk, issues, requirements, design or solution to be able to usefully manage these. (wikipedia.org)
  • decline
  • Caine said the introduction of the program wouldn't mean an immediate decline in diagnosis rates for hepatitis C and HIV - quite the opposite. (indystar.com)
  • insight
  • The program manager may be well placed to provide this insight by actively seeking out such information from the project managers although in large and/or complex projects, a specific role may be required. (wikipedia.org)
  • However this insight arises, the program manager needs this in order to be comfortable that the overall program goals are achievable. (wikipedia.org)
  • recognize
  • If the learner is accepted to the on-campus program of the participating university, the university will recognize the coursework completed in the MicroMasters® program as credits earned toward the pursuit of the higher degree. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • The National Hansen's Disease Program is the epicenter of Hansen's disease (leprosy) care, research and information in the U.S. (hrsa.gov)
  • Since then, various research communities considered the problem of program synthesis. (wikipedia.org)
  • spacecraft
  • The planned Mariner Jupiter-Saturn vehicles were adapted into the Voyager program, while the Viking program orbiters were enlarged versions of the Mariner 9 spacecraft. (wikipedia.org)
  • effectively
  • Many radio stations were established by radio equipment manufacturers and retailers such as RCA and programming was provided to sell the still-patented radio transmitters and receivers (thus effectively establishing a one-time fee model). (wikipedia.org)
  • project
  • The next crewed space program was even more ambitious and was proposed in March 1986 as Project 863. (wikipedia.org)
  • Program managers should not micromanage, but should leave project management to the project managers. (wikipedia.org)
  • An alternative to the Office of Government Commerce's methodology for program management is that of the private sector Project Management Institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • successful
  • This document summarizes core elements of successful hospital Antibiotic Stewardship Programs. (cdc.gov)
  • The country became the third country with a successful crewed space program by sending Yang Liwei into space aboard Shenzhou 5 on October 15, 2003 for more than 21 hours. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • The American Board of Surgery (ABS) has issued an update following its recent announcement about its new ABS Continuous Certification Program. (facs.org)
  • NASA's Discovery Program is a series of lower-cost (as compared to New Frontiers or Flagship Programs), highly focused American scientific space missions that are exploring the Solar System. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program provides opportunities for young English teachers from overseas to refine their teaching skills and broaden their knowledge of American culture and society while strengthening the instruction of foreign languages at colleges and universities in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Countries
  • Many European countries have introduced large-scale scrappage programs as an economic stimulus to increase market demand in the industrial sector during the global recession that began in 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other countries have not tried to connect the program title with an environment aspect - still the Italian "Incentivi alla rottamazione" (scrappage incentives) and French "Prime à la casse" (scrappage premium) require the new car to meet modern emission standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1990s, many countries had introduced tax rebate programs for new cars that meet a modern emission standard, but, with the Kyoto Protocol, some countries made the public offer dependent on the scrappage of old cars. (wikipedia.org)
  • The program was established to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and other countries through the exchange of persons, knowledge, and skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • In countries without a Fulbright Commission but that have an active program, the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy oversees the Fulbright Program. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bill devised a plan to forgo the debts foreign countries amassed during the war and in return for funding an international educational program. (wikipedia.org)
  • This program is independent and unconnected to any other international space-active countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • given
  • The Illegals Program was the name given by the United States Department of Justice to a network of Russian sleeper agents under non-official cover whose investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) culminated in the arrest of ten agents and a prisoner swap between Russia and the United States on July 9, 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • Final acceptance into the program entails a high security clearance rating, given by the Air Force. (wikipedia.org)
  • specification
  • To derive a program means to write a formal specification, which is usually non-executable, and then apply mathematically correct rules in order to obtain an executable program satisfying that specification. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • Karl Marx famously attacked the platform, which he had read in draft form, in his Critique of the Gotha Program. (wikipedia.org)
  • space
  • A roll program or tilt maneuver is an aerodynamic maneuver that alters the attitude of a vertically launched space launch vehicle. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the launch of a space shuttle, the roll program was simultaneously accompanied by a pitch maneuver and yaw maneuver. (wikipedia.org)
  • The head of the newly formed National Space Council, Vice President Dan Quayle, noted the situation and arranged emergency funding that allowed the program to continue with the data archives intact. (wikipedia.org)
  • literally: "Heavenly Palace") is a space station program of the People's Republic of China, with the goal of creating a third generation space station, comparable to Mir. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of January 2013[update], China moved forward on a large multiphase construction program that will lead to a large space station around 2020. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mao and Zhou Enlai began the PRCs crewed space program on 14 July 1967. (wikipedia.org)
  • benefits
  • 17 , 27-30 ) In recognition of the urgent need to improve antibiotic use in hospitals and the benefits of antibiotic stewardship programs, in 2014 CDC recommended that all acute care hospitals implement Antibiotic Stewardship Programs. (cdc.gov)
  • Some projects within a program can deliver useful incremental benefits to the organization before the program itself has completed. (wikipedia.org)
  • series
  • The program launched a series of robotic interplanetary probes, from 1962 to 1973, designed to investigate Mars, Venus and Mercury. (wikipedia.org)
  • EdX offered the first MicroMasters® program in 2015 with a series of courses on supply chain management developed via its partnership with MIT. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • however, uncertainties surrounding that program actually slowed the transition. (wikipedia.org)
  • However the car market boomed with an unexpected increase of 40% (March 2009 compared to March 2008) in sales making the program too short running to offer more than a short termed stimulus - estimates showed that the program fund would be used up by May. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, program management might need to deal with interdependencies, conflicts and resource or knowledge sharing among the projects it manages. (wikipedia.org)
  • variety
  • The Oldsmobile Show is a half-hour weekly old-time radio variety program in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early days of radio broadcasting, sustaining programming included a wide variety of shows offered by radio stations and networks to attract audiences to the new medium. (wikipedia.org)
  • exchange program
  • Marion County needle exchange program a step closer to reality A City-County Council committee Tuesday night voted unanimously to advance the proposal to the full council. (indystar.com)
  • The Scott County Health Department Needle Exchange Program was started in 2015 as a response to an HIV outbreak linked to intravenous drug use in Scott County. (indystar.com)
  • Marion County is one step closer to having a needle exchange program to help stymie the spread of HIV and hepatitis C among intravenous drug users. (indystar.com)
  • means
  • With the introduction of the clean syringe program, Caine hopes to use this not only as a means of getting dirty needles off the streets but to actively screen and treat those who might be looking to get clean but don't know how. (indystar.com)
  • This means that if a defendant proceeds to a diversion program, then fails to pay the fee for the program, the defendant can be brought back to court and proceed directly to conviction and sentencing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The program was devised as a means to nurture the role of Indonesian nationals in the economic development while avoiding conflict of interest with foreign companies, especially those from the Netherlands. (wikipedia.org)
  • German
  • A German think tank estimated that the net impact of the program on the German budget will be €2.5b ($3.5b). (wikipedia.org)
  • certain
  • The program started by earmarking the importation of certain goods to pribumi businesses. (wikipedia.org)
  • should the program happen to be incorrect in some subtle way, the attempt to verify it is likely to be long and certain to be fruitless. (wikipedia.org)
  • wide
  • The Retire Your Ride program, administered by the Government of Canada, allows residents of Canada to trade in a vehicle made in 1995 or earlier for a wide range of rewards, such as a public transit pass or C$300. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • UC Davis medical students who are accepted into the ACE-PC program start school 6 weeks earlier than traditional students and complete a pre-matriculation course that prepares them to begin supervised work in a primary care clinic. (ama-assn.org)
  • health
  • The program called for universal suffrage, freedom of association, limits on the working day, and for other laws protecting the rights and health of workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • access
  • The Benteng program was executed in several steps, with significant changes in each step in terms of economic opportunities and access. (wikipedia.org)