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  STAR Award >> STAR - Stress and Anxiety Research Society
This award is presented annually to honour a current member of the STAR society who has a long and distinguished history of scientific contributions to one or more of the following areas: stress, coping, emotions and health.
Previous recipients of this award are: Charles Spielberger (1998), Ralf Schwarzer (1999), Irwin Sarason (2000), Charles Carver (2001), Stevan Hobfoll (2002), Moshe Zeidner (2003), Jeri Benson (2004), Kazimierz Wrzesniewski (2005), Esther Greenglass, Knut Hagvet (2006).
Previous recipients of this award are: Joachim Stöber (1999), Emine Erktin (2000), Nazanin Derakshan (2001), Hector Gonzalez-Ordi (2002), Iva Stuchlikova (2003), Aleksandra Luszczynska (2004), Urte Scholz (2005), Nina Knoll (2006).
www.star-society.org /html/star_awards.html   (647 words)

  
 Award star - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Award stars are sometimes referred to as Gold Stars and Silver Stars (not to be confused with the Silver Star Medal).
Award stars are issued in two degrees, gold and silver, with silver considered the higher degree as is the tradition in the U.S. military.
An award star is issued in lieu of multiple awards of the same decoration with the first award star issued for the second award of the decoration.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Award_star   (302 words)

  
 United Airlines - United Saver / Star Alliance award rules
If award travel crosses a geographic area to reach another region, member is subject to the higher of the two award levels.
Award travel must be on a United or partner flight routing exclusively between valid cities or continents described in the United and partner awards charts, with no connections or stopovers on additional continents (or cities, where appropriate) unless otherwise noted.
Some countries listed in the award chart may not be available for award travel and other countries may become available at a later date.
www.united.com /page/article/0,6722,1141,00.html   (541 words)

  
 Awards
The criteria for this award are in the name, and because of the subjective nature of this award, recipients are chosen unanimously by the teaching team.
This award exists for those who should be honored for their academic, behavioral, developmental, and social growth.
Just as the North Star (called Polaris) is used by people trying to find their way, these students are models of behavior and achievement who others would be wise to emulate.
www.ncusd203.org /Kennedy/teams/star/images/Information/awards.htm   (648 words)

  
 USITT's Rising Star Award
The Rising Star Award, established by LDI and LiveDesign magazine, is given to a young professional at the beginning of his/her career.
The award recognizes excellence and artistic achievement in the areas of scenic, lighting, sound, and projection design, or the convergence of these design disciplines.
The award is given annually to a young artist in their first four years of professional (non-academic) work, following the completion of his/her highest degree.
www.usitt.org /activities/awards/RisingStar.html   (172 words)

  
 Service star - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A service star, also referred to as a battle star, campaign star, or engagement star, is an attachment to a military decoration which denotes participation in military campaigns or multiple bestowals of the same award.
Service stars are different from award stars, which are issued for multiple awards of meritorious and combat decorations.
In addition to award numerals, the United States Army uses the same Gold award star that is worn on many Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard decorations to denote the tenth and final award of the Army Sea Duty Ribbon.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Battle_star   (374 words)

  
 STAR Awards and Award Winners
In 2005 he established an endowment fund to sustain and promote this award with the hope of providing encouragement for young undergraduate students to prepare for careers in academic teaching and research.
Melinda was an active participant in the STAR workshops, asking questions, talking to faculty and showing a genuine interest, enthusiasm and curiosity for the diversity of biomedical science that was being presented.
The $150 award is sponsored by an anonymous donor to recognize a STAR participant each year who enriches the STAR program with his/her presence, involvement and commitment to STAR, while always finding the time to touch the lives of others with friendship, patience and respect.
www.mcg.edu /star/awards.htm   (2039 words)

  
 ENERGY STAR Awards : ENERGY STAR
Award winners will be recognized at the ENERGY STAR Awards Ceremony on March 21, 2007 in Washington, DC.
All organizations participating in ENERGY STAR are encouraged to apply for a 2007 ENERGY STAR Award.
To be considered, an organization must meet the specific eligibility requirements in the award application and submit a complete application package by December 15, 2006.
www.energystar.gov /index.cfm?c=pt_awards.pt_es_awards   (335 words)

  
 Double Star Club Introduction
The purpose of the Double Star Club is to introduce observers to 100 of the finest double and multiple stars in the heavens.
I also encourage you to look at the stars with varying powers as some of these doubles are very close and require substantial power to get a clean separation of the stars.
If your Awards Coordinator has not received the Double Star Award, she or he must submit the observations to me or another Double Star Awardee for verification.
www.astroleague.org /al/obsclubs/dblstar/dblstar1.html   (704 words)

  
 CNN.com In-Depth Specials - The story behind LBJ's Silver Star
While not conclusive, the available evidence raises questions not only about whether the Silver Star, now on display at the LBJ Library in Austin, Texas, was undeserved, but also whether it was awarded based on a battle report that may have been inaccurate and incomplete.
Johnson was awarded his Silver Star for that one combat mission on June 9, 1942, on a bombing run in which 11 American B-26s attacked a Japanese base in Lae, New Guinea.
The criteria for the Silver Star, established by law in 1932, state it is "for gallantry in action against an enemy of the United States while engaged in military operations involving conflict with an opposing foreign force" and specify that the "required gallantry...
edition.cnn.com /SPECIALS/2001/johnson.silver.star/story/storypage.html   (3213 words)

  
 The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences - The Academy
The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences is renowned worldwide for awarding excellence in the global travel and luxury services sector.
Each year the American Academy bestows its coveted INTERNATIONAL STAR DIAMOND AWARD exclusively on five star establishments that are deemed to be of pinnacle quality by its esteemed Board of Trustees.
The INTERNATIONAL STAR DIAMOND AWARD is the most prestigious emblem of achievement and true quality, an award many strive for, but few obtain.
www.stardiamondaward.com   (378 words)

  
 Awesome Library Star Ratings
Awards for the Awesome Library are found on the Recognitions page.
The one percent with a star rating are, therefore, among the top 1 percent of sites in K-12 Education on the Web.
The purpose of the rating is to allow visitors with very little time to identify one or two sources as starting points within a topic.
www.awesomelibrary.org /star.html   (318 words)

  
 Star Awards
We began the Star Award program in February 1994 to recognize those owners and breeders who are working to improve our breed's genetic health by conscientiously screening their dogs.
At that point, we decided to discontinue our Star Awards in favor of the parent club's program, since we feel that the breed club is where this type of program belongs.
At the time the Star Award program was discontinued, cystinuria testing had not become well established.
devinefarm.net /reporter/star_awards.htm   (445 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company - Energy Star Award
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Energy have awarded Ford Motor Company their coveted Energy Star 2006 Partner of the Year.
Four Ford assembly plants have also earned Energy Star awards for being in the top 25 percent nationally in energy efficiency.
ENERGY STAR was introduced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in 1992 as a voluntary market-based partnership to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through increased energy efficiency.
www.ford.com /en/goodWorks/awards/energyStarAward.htm   (486 words)

  
 Five Star - We're better. We'll prove it.
To earn the title of "Five Star," Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep® dealerships must first meet specific requirements set by DaimlerChrysler in the areas of customer satisfaction, employee training and customer follow-up.
For example, a Five Star dealership must follow up with every sales and service customer to make sure they are completely satisfied.
This is how you can be assured that, at a Five Star dealership you the customer, are in the driver's seat.
www.fivestar.com   (104 words)

  
 Project STAR Award   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Webber Seavey award for quality in Law Enforcement has been established to recognize a standard of excellence that exemplifies Law Enforcement's contribution and dedication to the quality of life in our communities.
Project STAR was declared as one of the 25 semi-finalist winners and invited to accept the award.
Our award will be presented at the Annual International Association of Chiefs of Police Convention in San Diego, California in November 2000, along with other 24 award winners.
www.jpso.com /ProjectSTAR/seavey.htm   (463 words)

  
 VCT Star Award   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Virtual College of Texas (VCT), was honored with a Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Star Award in 2000, the first year the award was given.
The award was presented by Governor Rick Perry to the Texas Association of Community Colleges, which represents all Texas two-year colleges.
Programs receiving the Star Award demonstrate excellence and clearly contribute toward the goals of the state's Closing the Gaps higher education plan, according to the Higher Education Coordinating Board.
www.vct.org /staraward.htm   (277 words)

  
 Green Star
Green Star will provide a report that identifies activities that can be implemented at your facilities and resources to help you do this.
At this time, you can display the Green Star Award logo and decals in your workplace, include the logo on letterhead or literature, and publicize your achievements using the Green Star name.
You will be asked to update Green Star on how you have met the future goals indicated in your original achievement report and to provide new goals for the future.
www.greenstarinc.org /GSaward.php   (617 words)

  
 FFA > STARS Over Amercia Program > Information, Applications and Materials   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
National FFA announces star finalists selected for each of the 4 star award areas.
Competition to be named the national winner of each award area will be on Thursday, October 26th at the national FFA convention in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Star Applicants’ Personal History: A reminder that the personal history of any Star applications should be no more than three double-spaced pages, in at least 10-point font.
www.ffa.org /programs/star/index.html   (362 words)

  
 Five Star Development :: Award Winning Builders Louisville, Kentucky (KY) :: Condominium Developers :: Multi Family ...
The principles of Five Star Development, Inc., have been in the building business for more than 40 consecutive years.
We are award winning members of the Home Builders Association of Louisville.
We are a VA and FHA approved builder, and have a voluntary Equal Housing program in place for all of our Five Star developments.
www.aboutfivestar.com   (354 words)

  
 Rising star   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
It's worth remembering what the Rising Star Awards program means -- not only to the individual winners, but to the federal information technology community at large.
Two rising stars in the federal information technology community share their ideas about how young employees can go about making a difference in their agencies -- and how agencies can best put their talents to use.
If just one Rising Star joins or remains in public service because we recognized him or her, the program will have been a success, writes Editor in Chief Chris Dorobek.
www.fcw.com /risingstar   (511 words)

  
 Energy Management - Awards - Energy Star Award
In 1997, MU was selected from among 1400 participants for the first US EPA's and U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Star Buildings Partner of the Year Award, an honor for excellence in using energy more efficiently, saving money and improving the environment.
This was the second award to recognize MU's excellence in energy management.
MU was honored in 1995 with the Green Lights University Partner of the Year Award for improvements in lighting efficiency.
www.cf.missouri.edu /energy/?awards=estar   (179 words)

  
 StAR Award   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Student Achievement Recognition Award (StAR) is given to outstanding music students who intend to teach professionally in an independent or collegiate music studio.
StAR Award recipients receive a complimentary one-year MTNA membership, which includes the benefits of a paid member—educational and networking opportunities, professional growth and a subscription to American Music Teacher.
Texas MTA also awards complimentary membership in TMTA and benefits including publications and opportunities for growth and participation.
tmta.org /star1.htm   (111 words)

  
 City of Stockton, CA - Arts Commission S.T.A.R. Award
As the Haggin Museum celebrates its 75th year, museum director Tod Ruhstaller was honored with the top STAR award for his work over more than 20 years to develop the Haggin into Stockton’s premier cultural center.
A new Mayor’s Award was presented this year to the Downtown Stockton Alliance Art Walk event for its successful inaugural season.
Owner and founder of the Harlequin House Art Center Maxine DalBen was recognized with a Volunteer Award for her decades of instruction, encouragement and mentoring of artists at Harlequin House and at the Amador Art Camp she and her late husband began for talented minority youth.
www.stocktongov.com /arts/SAC/pages/staraward.cfm   (329 words)

  
 The Audiophilia Star Component Award   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
In this day of self-congratulation and self-promotion, one more award given by one more magazine may seem redundant.
Thus, the Audiophilia Star Component moniker was born.
As such, the 'star' may be added to reviews thick and fast or none may be awarded.
www.audiophilia.com /features/star.htm   (151 words)

  
 FrontPage magazine.com :: John Kerry's Puzzling Silver Star Citations by Henry Mark Holzer and Erika Holzer
By now, a key incident for which Kerry obtained the Silver Star is well known: He shot a fleeing enemy soldier in the back, presumably acting, in the words of the statute, with “gallantry.” We have reproduced in its entirety that portion of the citation which is significantly different from Citations 2 and 3.
Kerry “pursued the man behind a hootch and killed him” (i.e., Kerry chased a man running away, lugging a rocket launcher), and apparently shot him in the back—although we can’t know because there was no witness, let alone the recommended two.
In the Army, and up until the 1980's, decorations for valor and heroism as well as service and achievement were published on general orders by the commander vested with the approval authority to act in finality on a recommendation.
www.frontpagemag.com /Articles/ReadArticle.asp?ID=14774   (2703 words)

  
 Star Performer Award: U Awards & Honors: U of M.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Star Performer Awards were created by University Services to recognize outstanding work by University Services employees during the previous year.
Our Star Performers are those who demonstrate these values in the way they do their jobs.
Nominations are reviewed and 4-8 Star Performers are selected by the University Services Leadership Team (Vice President, Associate Vice Presidents for Auxiliary Services, Capital Planning and Project Management, and Facilities Management; Director of University Health and Safety, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Information Officer, Human Resources Director, Communications Director, Chief of Staff).
www1.umn.edu /honors/Awards/Star_Performer_Award.html   (476 words)

  
 American Association of School Administrators - Awards and Scholarships - National Civic Star Award
Marking its fifth consecutive year, The National Civic Star Award program, co-sponsored by Sodexho School Services, recognizes that the vitality of a community is intricately linked to the success of its schools in educating children to be productive citizens.
School districts are eligible to apply for this award.
The 2007 deadline for this award has passed.
www.aasa.org /awards/content.cfm?ItemNumber=892   (163 words)

  
 Star Wins Award
Star Cruises, "The Leading Cruise Line in Asia-Pacific" is pleased to
award was presented to Star Cruises at the TravelAsia Breakthrough Awards
Star Cruises also has one of the youngest and most modern cruise fleets in
www.lighthousetravel.com /News/star_wins_award2.htm   (574 words)

  
 Elvi's Kitchen, International Gold Star Award for Excellence and Quality, Ambergris Caye, Belize
Elvi's Kitchen, a twenty year old San Pedro restaurant was awarded the International Gold Star Award for Excellence and Quality.
He said that when Elvi's was tiny it was number one and even though the restaurant has grown it has maintained its high quality and is still number one.
Special certificates and gold medals with a gold star were presented to the surprised staff: Bonnie Pascascio, Sheri Garbutt, Sylvia Chuc (10 years), Amparo Gutierrez, Lily Kumul, David Alex Mazin and Brian Wade.
www.elviskitchen.com /award.html   (579 words)

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