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  Pratt Institute
The mission of Pratt Institute is to educate artists and creative professionals to be responsible contributors to society.
Pratt seeks to instill in all graduates aesthetic judgment, professional knowledge, collaborative skills, and technical expertise.
Pratt enrolls a diverse group of highly talented and dedicated students, challenging them to achieve their full potential.
www.pratt.edu /index.php   (637 words)

  
 CNN - Former Black Panther freed after 27 years in jail - June 10, 1997
Pratt has maintained he was railroaded for the killing as FBI and police sought to undermine the Black Panther movement in California.
Pratt, 49, had said prior to his release that the first thing he wanted to do upon gaining his freedom was to visit his mother, who is in her 90s.
Pratt always has maintained his innocence in the murder, contending he was in Oakland at the time of the killing.
www.cnn.com /US/9706/10/pratt.release   (662 words)

  
 College Profiles - Pratt Institute
Pratt is one of the largest undergraduate and graduate schools for art, design and architecture in the country and offers a wide range of cross discipline study options, dual degrees and major concentrations.
Pratt is a member of both the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference in Division III, and competes in women's sports in the Hudson Valley Women's Conference.
Pratt tries to ensure that no student is prevented from completing his or her education due to lack of funds.
www.collegeprofiles.com /pratt-2.html   (1120 words)

  
 Pratt Rocks in Prattsville
But Pratt was also known for his belief in the salutary effects of hard work, and in return for his modest donation (reportedly fifty cents), set the man to work carving the Abraham Lincoln-ish profile of Pratt high above the village in the town.
No doubt, also, the elder Pratt would tell his son how his accomplishments also (and his son's after him) would one day be carved in the rocks to testify to their adherence to doing well and doubting not.
Pratt, the Rameses II of the Schoharie, is remembered for Pratt Rock, his would-be tomb.
www.prattmuseum.com /history/PrattRocks.htm   (1613 words)

  
 Hugo Pratt
For the magazine Supertotem Pratt wrote and drew Ann y Dann, which was published in 1959 and appeared in Italy between 1963 and 1966 under the title Anna nella jungla.
Pratt's famous aphoristic hero, Corto Maltese, is a sea captain, a classical romantic hero but not a sentimental Byronic wretch.
In the 1950s Pratt's works were influenced by the American cartoonist Milton Caniff (1906-), "the Rembrandt of the comic strip," who became famous for his mastery of drawing, skillful use of characterization and dialogue.
www.kirjasto.sci.fi /hugoprat.htm   (1690 words)

  
 PRATT 2.1 Documentation
When using Pratt interactively (using the menu), some summary information about the search parameters will be shown after the user asks the search to be started, and the user is given the opportunity to go back to the menu to change parameter values.
Pratt has integrated new pattern scoring mechanisms, including one taking into account the diversity of the sequences matching a pattern, and another taking into account the number of sequences matching each pattern.
Pratt will only report patterns that match at least the chosen number of the sequences that you have input.
www.ii.uib.no /~inge/pratt/Pratt21.doc.html   (3026 words)

  
 About Pratt
Pratt is an arts education and resource center dedicated to promoting creative development and artistic engagement to the local and global community.
Pratt is committed to making its classes available to those interested in attending by offering workstudy, tuition assistance, and a variety of merit scholarships.
Pratt Fine Arts Center does not discriminate in hiring, membership and provision of services in regard to race, color, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, age, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability.
www.pratt.org /PRIMARY/aboutus.html   (591 words)

  
 Pratt Institute - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pratt is one of the leading art schools in the United States and offers programs in art, architecture, fashion design, design, creative writing, library science, and other areas.
Pratt is a member of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD), a consortium of thirty-six leading art schools in the United States.
Charles Pratt, one of eleven children, was born the son of a Massachusetts carpenter in 1830.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pratt_Institute   (1967 words)

  
 US People--Pratt, William V., Admiral, USN.
Captain Pratt was assigned to the Army in Panama and at the Army War College in 1915-1917.
Pratt was at sea in 1919-1921 as Commanding Officer of the battleship New York and as Commander Destroyer Force, Pacific Fleet.
Admiral Pratt's work with the U.S. Fleet was interrupted in early 1930 by a trip to England to participate in the London conference that further limited the size of the World's major navies.
www.history.navy.mil /photos/pers-us/uspers-p/wv-pratt.htm   (878 words)

  
 Pratt & Lambert® Paints | Design Inspirations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Pratt and Lambert is known in the design community for its unbeatable palette of sophisticated and versatile colors.
The new Never Compromise Color System is an evolution of the palette of beatuiful colors that have made Pratt and Lambert a leader in the paint industry.
Available in pre-tinted 2-ounce samples of Pratt and Lambert Accolate Velvet in 288 popular colors to test on walls and trim.
www.prattandlambert.com /home_decorating/design_center.asp   (159 words)

  
 Pratt Project Main Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This interface includes a visualistion (graphical display implemented using a Java applet) of where the discovered patterns are found in the different sequences.
Pratt will not always find interesting patterns this quickly, but it is a powerful tool that allows you to discovery conserved patterns when they exist.
The Pratt program has been written by Inge Jonassen.
www.ii.uib.no /~inge/Pratt.html   (168 words)

  
 ScreenWeb | Pratt Corp.: Where Corporate Growth Starts With Personal Growth
According to Dan Pratt, the effort failed miserably because many of the people heading the teams were promoted based on seniority, not necessary on skills and experience.
Pratt Corp. continues to emphasize the need for bundled services and is now focused on recasting its image as a screen-printing company into that of a one-stop, multiservice company that can support all aspects of its customers' P-O-P and display-graphics needs.
Dan Pratt hopes to build a company retreat center within the next few years that could be used to host company gatherings and other activities for employees and their families.
www.screenweb.com /industrial/cont/pratt.html   (3008 words)

  
 Andy Pratt - Biography - AOL Music
Born into a well-to-do family in Boston (his great-grandfather founded the Pratt Institute), Andy Pratt graduated from Harvard in 1968 and became active musically in the Cambridge, MA, scene with groups such as Butter and the Chosen Few.
In 1975, Pratt enrolled in Boston's Life Institute after the death of his father, seemingly searching for a higher meaning in life.
His music is mostly Christian based and Pratt states that it has been used as the impetus for inner healing of hurting people.
music.aol.com /artist/andy-pratt/19954/biography   (299 words)

  
 Sheppard Pratt Health System-About Sheppard Pratt
Sheppard Pratt, a not-for-profit behavioral health system, is dedicated to the improvement of quality of life in communities by serving the behavioral health and special education needs of individuals, families and organizations.
Sheppard Pratt Health System is a private, non-profit behavioral health organization that provides a full range of services in a variety of settings to meet the needs of children, adolescents, adults and older adults.
Sheppard Pratt, with its proud tradition of over 100 years of quality psychiatric treatment, is poised to expand and grow into the 21st century.
www.sheppardpratt.org /sp_htmlcode/sp_about/sp_about.aspx   (1192 words)

  
 Pratt Center: Staff
Before coming to Pratt in 2003, Brad served for a decade as executive director of the Fifth Avenue Committee, a community-based organization in Brooklyn that develops and manages affordable housing; creates economic opportunities through workforce development, job creation, and adult education; and organizes tenants and workers to fight for a better community.
She will be working at the Pratt Center for three years to develop and execute architectural projects that address defined needs in East New York and the Lower East Side.
Vicki comes to the Pratt Center after a three-year term as Kress Fellow for Historic Preservation at the Municipal Art Society of New York, where she developed advocacy strategies, conducted analyses of preservation policy in New York City, and initiated innovative preservation projects.
www.prattcenter.net /staff.php   (1560 words)

  
 Pratt Institute / pratt institute
Brooklyn, N.Y., May 11, 2007 — Four Pratt students from the Department of Industrial Design received recognition for their designs on May 11 as part of a competition sponsored by Design Within Reach (DWR) and conducted in conjunction with the fifth annual BKLYN DESIGNS™ show, presented by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce.
Pratt Institute has named Ira Livingston chairperson of the Department of English and Humanities in the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Sarah Manguso, a poet and visiting assistant professor in Pratt Institute’s Department of Writing for Publication, Performance and Media, part of the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has been awarded the 2007-2008 Rome Prize in Literature.
www.pratt.edu   (637 words)

  
 Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park - John Lee Pratt at Chatham Manor (U.S. National Park Service)
John Pratt was a local boy who rose from a modest beginning to become one of the wealthiest persons in America.
Pratt was in many ways a simple man. Because he valued his privacy, relatively little his known about his ownership of Chatham.
Pratt's collection of Czar Nicholas jewels, including her famous Faberge' eggs.
www.nps.gov /frsp/prattchm.htm   (440 words)

  
 Athletics | Pratt Community College
Pratt Community College wrestler Carl Wilkinson has been on the doorstep of becoming a good wrestler all season.
Pratt has handed Coffeyville their only two losses of the season, this time by a 95-90 margin.
On Friday night, the Beavers dismissed Highland 100-48, and on Saturday, Pratt was almost as efficient against Neosho, winning by a margin of 94 to 59.
www.prattcc.edu /college/athletics/athletics.html   (502 words)

  
 Pratt County, KS
Organized in 1873.  County seat Iuka, but not recognized in consequence of frauds.  Pratt is now the county seat.  Organized constitutionally in 1879.  Named in memory of Caleb Pratt, Second Lieutenant of Company D, First Kansas Infantry, killed in action August 10, 1861 at Wilson's creek, Mo.
The Special Collections of the Ablah Library at WSU contain historical images of Pratt, Cullison, and Coats.
Lemon Park, close to downtown Pratt, is a beautiful park and was home to the Kansas Sampler Festival in 1998 and 1999.
skyways.lib.ks.us /counties/PR   (381 words)

  
 Jared Pratt Family Association Home Page
The Jared Pratt Family Association, founded in 1881, is one of the oldest family history organizations in the nation.
Jared Pratt (1769-1839) was the father of one daughter and five sons--Anson, William, Parley, Orson and Nelson--four of whom joined the early Mormon Church.
One of these sons, Orson Pratt, founded the association in order to engage in ancestral genealogy research, as well as to keep track of the Pratt descendants.
jared.pratt-family.org   (243 words)

  
 TIME.com: John Ashcroft's Dubious Pen Pal -- Page 1
There is no evidence of further contact between Ashcroft, George W. Bush's nominee for attorney general, and Pratt, though Ashcroft had put out feelers to GOA activists in New Hampshire while exploring a presidential bid seven months earlier, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Pratt, however, is not just involved with the GOA — he is also president of another group, English First, an organization accused of immigrant-bashing that is part of the conservative coalition rallying behind Ashcroft's nomination.
In his letter to Pratt, Ashcroft seemed to agree, saying, "I am working to see that the RICO provisions are stripped from the bill...
www.time.com /time/nation/article/0,8599,94912,00.html   (869 words)

  
 Pratt School of Engineering - Communications - Media outlets
Pratt Communications staff sends news releases to a range of news outlets and freelance science writers, depending on the content of the story, quality of the news peg, and timing.
Pratt's Office of Communications has developed an extensive list of science reporters and editors who have asked for research news from the school.
Both Pratt and Duke post news releases from the Pratt School of Engineering on their websites, and maintain keyword text search capability of release archives.
inside.pratt.duke.edu /communications/outlets.php   (431 words)

  
 Pratt Institute Libraries Digital Image Collections
Access and use is restricted to Pratt Institute faculty, staff and students with a valid Pratt ID card.
The plates in Pratt's collection date from 1922, were created by such prominent French artists as George Barbier, Pierre Brissaud, and Georges Lepape, and anticipate the Art Deco movement of the mid-1920s.
Dating mainly from the late nineteenth through the mid-twentieth centuries, the collection documents the history of Pratt and the surrounding area through its images of the campus, the buildings, official events and activities, and student life.
library.pratt.edu /digital.html   (376 words)

  
 Comic creator: Hugo Pratt
At an early age, Hugo Pratt got to see a lot of the world as he moved with his parents, first to Venice, then to Ethiopia, then back to Italy.
The similarities between Pratt and his travelling protagonist are so striking, that they inspired Alberto Ongaro to write a book on the subject.
Hugo Pratt is considered to be one of the greatest among comic artists for his versatile fantasy and use of graphic freedom, and the combination of these factors resulted in very strange stories.
www.lambiek.net /artists/p/pratt_h.htm   (584 words)

  
 Enoch Pratt Free Library - The public library of Baltimore City and the State of Maryland
The Enoch Pratt Free Library is one of the oldest free public library systems in the United States.
How did it get started, what has it accomplished, and whom has it influenced over the years? A chronology which answers these questions and lists the major events in our 120-year-plus history may be found here.
Library customers are encouraged to visit these Pratt locations: the Central Library at 400 Cathedral Street, the Southeast Anchor Library at 3601 Eastern Avenue.
www.epfl.net   (168 words)

  
 PRATT
PRATT is a tool to discover patterns that are conserved in a set of protein sequences.
This simple interface allows the user to paste a set of sequences that are searched for patterns, using default PRATT parameters.
Advanced users may modify the parameters, or are encouraged to use the more advanced EBI PRATT server.
www.expasy.org /tools/pratt   (130 words)

  
 Pratt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Charles Pratt, 1st Earl Camden (1713-1794), British lawyer
Katie Pratt, Famous fashion guru and party goer whose father is a David Boon lookalike
Pratt, an unincorporated settlement in Steele County, Minnesota
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pratt   (308 words)

  
 The Cator Collection of Baltimore Views - Enoch Pratt Free Library - Baltimore, MD
Due to copyright and other limitations, there are some prints in the collection that are not yet available online; the remaining prints may be viewed in Special Collections, Pratt Central Library.
Unmarried, Cator passed away in 1932, bequeathing the print collection to the Enoch Pratt Free Library, with the hopes that the library exhibit the collection on a continual basis.
I think the reason he decided to leave them to the Enoch Pratt Free Library was because he believed that they would be more accessible there to other people than if they were placed anywhere else.
www.pratt.lib.md.us /exhibits/catorprints/index.html   (683 words)

  
 Pratt Batbusters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Pratt Batbusters are a 10u & 12u girls fastpitch softball team located in Pratt, KS.
The girls live in Pratt and the surrounding counties and practice 10 months a year.
We are fortunate to have some dedicated coaches and parents to help make this a success.
eteamz.active.com /prattbatbusters   (84 words)

  
 Sheppard Pratt Health System
The Center for Eating Disorders at Sheppard Pratt
The Retreat at Sheppard Pratt - Premiere Unit
Web Site Maintained by Sheppard Pratt Health System www.sheppardpratt.org
www.sheppardpratt.org   (108 words)

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