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  List of oldest universities in continuous operation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
To be listed on this page, an educational institution must satisfy the definition of a university at the time of founding; it must have been founded before 1500; and it must have been operational without a significant interruption ever since.
The University of Bologna, while it predates the University of Paris, was a university organized by students who then sought out tutors while the latter institution was organized by faculty who then solicited students.
Estonia: University of Tartu, 1802, successor to Academia Gustaviana (1632-1710)
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 University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A university is an institution of highereducation and of research, which grants academic degrees.
Arguably the first university was the Academy founded in 387 BC by the Greek philosopher Plato in the grove of Academos near Athens, where students were taught philosophy, mathematics and gymnastics.
The first European medieval universities were established in Italy and France in the Middle Ages for the study of law, medicine, and theology.
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 Medieval university
The first European medieval universities were established in Italy and France in the late 12th and early 13th Century for the study of arts, law, medicine, and theology.
The development of the medieval university coincided with the widespread reintroduction of Aristotle from Byzantine and Jewish scholars and the decline in popularity of Platonism and Neoplatonism in favor of Aristotelian thought.
This happened at the University of Paris strike of 1229 after a riot (started by the students) left a number of students dead, the University went on strike and did not return for 2 years.
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 University Did You Mean university   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
It was a foreshadow of the rise of the University in the 11th century.
The first European medieval university was the University of Magnaura in Constantinople (now Istanbul, Turkey), founded in 849 by the emperor Bardas, followed by the University of Bologna in Bologna, Italy, and the University of Paris in Paris, France.
Many historians state that the universities and cathedral schools are part of the continuation of the interest in learning kept up by the monks in their monasteries during the dark age.
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A university is an institution of higher education and of research, which grants academic degrees.
Arguably the first university was the Academy founded in 387BC by the Greek philosopher Plato in the grove of Academos near Athens, where students were taught philosophy, mathematics and gymnastics.
In Europe young men proceeded to the university when they had completed the study of the trivium: the preparatory arts of grammar, rhetoric, and logic and the quadrivium: arithmetic, geometry, music, and astronomy.
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 Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald Resource Page - Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald
Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald is located in Greifswald, Germany, between the Islands Rügen and Usedom, and is the second oldest university in Northern Europe.
Due to the size of the town of Greifswald, it is rather a university with a town than a town with a university.
The University of Greifswald was founded in 1456, due to the great commitment of the mayor (and first rector) of Greifswald, Heinrich Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald Rubenow, in cooperation with Duke Wartislaw IX and Bishop Henning Iven at St. Nikolai Cathedral.
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 ipedia.com: List of oldest universities in continuous operation Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, originated in 258, modern incarnation founded 1902 Al-Azhar University, Cai...
University of Paris, Paris, France, founded 1150 (now split between several autonomous universities)
Pennsylvania was simply the first American institution to call itself a university; but neither it nor Harvard nor any of the four other American colleges at the time was nearly big or diverse enough to be like a true European University.
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The oldest one is the University of Bologna founded in 1088.
Here is a list of the oldest universities in continuous operation across the world.
The oldest company in Canada is the Hudson's Bay Company started in 1670 - the owner of Zellers and The Bay.
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 Internet2: Presenters List
The author of many technical papers on operating systems, software and networking, his current research interests are in the design of advanced wide-area networks appropriate for supporting advanced university applications, network performance measurement and analysis, and application of advanced Internet functionality, such as quality of service and multicast protocols.
A graduate of the University of Michigan, Jill resides in Ann Arbor and is active in the community.
As UNC's chief executive officer, she is responsible for managing the affairs and executing the policies of the University and for representing the University to the NC General Assembly, state officials, the federal government, and other key University constituencies.
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 Padova   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Under the rule of Venice the university was governed by a board of three patricians, called the Riformatori dello Studio di Padova.
The list of professors and alumni is long and illustrious, containing, among others, the names of Bembo, Sperone Speroni, the anatomist Vesalius, Acquapendente, Galileo Galilei, Pomponazzi, Pole, Scaliger, Tasso and Sobieski.
It is the oldest botanical garden in the world and still contains an important collection of rare plants.
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 List of colleges and universities - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The alphabetical listing is based on Christina DeMello's pages at http://www.mit.edu:8001/people/cdemello/univ.html.
List of historically fl colleges of the United States
List of women's colleges in the United States
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 TheTexts.com Text Resources, Online Library, References, Free Encyclopedias, eBooks, Dictionary, Web Publishing, Net ...
This is a list of reference tables, similar to the collection of reference tables found at the back of almanacs, dictionaries and encyclopedias (or an index of them, if they're scattered throughout the work).
List of cities that have been the birthplace of a genre of music
List of winners of the Nobel prize for economics
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 rec.martial-arts FAQ part 1 of 4 (LONG)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This is a friendly list, and we want everyone to be comfortable and feel free to express themselves without fear of having someone jump down their throat.
The Eskrima list is a ~1100 member e-mail distribution forum for the respectful discussion of the Filipino martial arts, for those wheresoever dispersed around the globe.
If you would like to be added to this mailing list, send a message to majordomo@igc.org with these words in the body text of the message: subscribe taekwondo-net Though it is called "taekwondo-net", the forum is open to discussion on all topics relating to all Korean Martial Arts.
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 Kentucky.gov: - Agency List
Eastern Kentucky University was founded in 1906 with a faculty of seven.
Regulates property, casualty, life, and health insurance companies operating in the state through the control of coverage and market practices; administers testing and issuance of licenses to agents; and procures state insurance for state-owned properties.
The University of Louisville is a state supported research university located in Kentucky's largest metropolitan area.
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 World Nuclear Association | Nuclear Portal | Complete A - Z list   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Atomic Institute of the Austrian Universities (ATI) - This is the common nuclear research institute of all Austrian universities.
Operates large nuclear science and technology based facilities, undertaking research on nuclear science and the nuclear fuel cycle.
The aims of the Thematic Network are to exchange experience between participating organisations and encourage continuous improvement in capability and effectiveness in all areas of decommissioning and dismantling of nuclear facilities.
www.world-nuclear.org /portal/atoz.htm   (10356 words)

 University of Athens
The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Greek: Εθνικόν και Καποδιστριακόν Πανεπιστήμιον Αθηνών), usually referred to simply as the University of Athens, is the oldest university in the region of the eastern Mediterranean and has been in continuous operation since its establishment in 1837.
It was founded on 1837 April 3 on the initiative of King Otto, and thus initially called Othonian University.
The university took its present name in 1911, because of a large endowment by the merchant Ioannis Dombolis, a friend of John Capodistria, for the creation of a Capodistrian University.
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 Linux Links - The Linux Portal: Distributions
Asianux is a Linux server operating system which is co-developed by Chinese Leading Linux vendor Red Flag Software Co., Ltd. and Japanese Linux vendor Miracle Linux Cooperation, aiming at the common-standard enterprise Linux platform for Enterprise systems in the Asia.
Nitix is a Linux-based server operating system that provides networking, collaboration, file and storage, security, and application services in an easy-to-deploy and manage environment.
Yoper is a high performance operating system which has been carefully optimized for PC's with either i686 or higher processor types.
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 University - University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
At certain Australian universities, such as perhaps Melbourne University, the University of Sydney and Charles Sturt University, the revenues raised...
Bill Martin, the director of athletics at the University of Michigan, does not like the term "luxury boxes." He said he did not necessarily want to build private rooms of elite seats atop the flowing rows of bleacher benches that rise...
At the University of Miami Online High School, a new wave of "virtual clubs" is putting the "school" back in "virtual school." Students now have the opportunity to "virtually" participate in a number.
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 Ireland Information Guide , Irish, Counties, Facts, Statistics, Tourism, Culture, How   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
List of...: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
List of books by title: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
List of Judicial Committees of the Privy Council and House of Lords cases
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 PARC History
Universal Display Corporation is awarded a contract from the U.S. Army to develop an infrared PHOLED display.
An operational prototype of the FAST (Fiber Array Scanning Technology) Cytometer for screening blood samples for cancer cells is demonstrated.
The language is licensed to universities and commercial institutions.
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 Organizations AA to AWS
AAAS is among the oldest societies in America, having been founded in Philadelphia in 1848.
We bring together professionals who ensure the optimal operation of plants, grounds and offices at Fortune 500 manufacturers, universities, medical centers, government agencies and innovative small firms from around the world.
It also encourages continuous health, safety and environmental improvement in the manufacture, distribution, storage, use and disposal of adhesives, sealants, and chemicals as a Responsible Care™ Partner Association.
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 Restaurant Guide for the Columbia SC South Carolina area: an opinionated guide
We are promoting continuous improvement in service at these restaurants so that they can compete effectively for the dollars of diners in this market.
This is not a listing of all independent restaurants in Columbia.
West Columbia, SC This is one of the oldest white table cloth restaurants in Columbia.
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 rec.martial-arts FAQ part 1
Charter for the Traditional Japanese/Okinawan Karate Group List Name: KARATE PURPOSE: The purpose of this group is to provide a forum for individuals who practice one or more of the traditional Japanese/Okinawan Karate styles to share information and discuss issues.
Please note that the list name is entirely alpha (that's an L, not a 1), and that you write your own name in where it says Your Name.
The purpose of this list is to discuss martial arts and sword work on tv and in the movies, or conversely, to discuss any aspects of one's favorite tv shows and movies that are oriented toward the martial arts and sword..
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 CaliforniaColleges.edu - explore colleges - San Diego City College
SDCC offered its first courses in 1914, making it the third community college established in California, and the oldest of the San Diego Community College District colleges.
The information in the campus tours is provided and updated by third parties including the respective colleges and universities.
While the colleges and universities are able to update the campus tours information at any time and this section, thereby, has the potential to offer the most accurate and up-to-date information available, the information is not independently validated, and no party associated with this website can accept responsibility for its accuracy.
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 Marian Trap Shooting Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In addition, many universities have clubs which focus on the shooting sports.
In the 2005 championship, Lindenwood University took 1st, University of Missouri Columbia, Colorado State, Texas A&M, United States Military Academy, Virginia Tech and Southwest Missouri State University round out the top 10.
USA Shooting maintains a good list of all college coaches in the shooting sports.
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 Job list for Virginia Beach and the entire Hampton Roads Region
This position requires an active US Government Top Secret + Security Clearance and Lifestyle Polygraph.Job Description:Applicants selected will be subject to providing proof of an active government security investigation and must have met eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Driving a company car may be required, applicants must be able to provide proof of a valid driver's license and insurance.Perform cable plant installation projects, conduct site surveys, develop materials lists, labor estimates, and roll up pricing.
Positions will be responsible for operation of CNC and Manual Lathe and Milling machines.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
14.3) Aikido Dojo Directory The Aikido Dojo Directory Listings is FTP'able in ASCII format from: ftp://ftp-cse.ucsd.edu/pub/aikido There is also an online Aikido Dojo Search Engine at: http://www.aikiweb.com/search...
The subject of the subscription request mail should be SUBSCRIBE to provide quicker response.
The iaido-l FTP site is at foxsun.nscl.msu.edu, where people can log in anonymously and find all sorts of information in pub/iaido, including the Japanese Sword Arts FAQ and dojo lists for North America and Europe.
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