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Topic: The Recognitions

In the News (Mon 22 Apr 19)

  Ante-Nicene Fathers, Vol. VIII
The Recognitions of Clement is a kind of philosophical and theological romance.
The writer of the work seems to have had no intention of presenting his statements as facts; but, choosing the disciples of Christ and their followers as his principal characters, he has put into their mouths the most important of his beliefs, and woven the whole together by a thread of fictitious narrative.
Some have thought that Bardesanes or his scholar borrowed from the Recognitions; but more recently the opinion has prevailed, that the passage was not originally in the Recognitions, but was inserted in the Recognitions towards the middle of the third century, or even later.
www.ccel.org /fathers2/ANF-08/anf08-30.htm   (1360 words)

 Ante-Nicene Fathers, Vol. VIII
It is not strictly parallel to that in the Recognitions.
The discourses of the Apostle as given in the Recognitions are more orderly and logical than those in the Homilies, The views presented differ somewhat, in accordance with the general character of the two works.
This recapitulation is peculiar to the Recognitions; in Homily XV.
biblestudy.churches.net /CCEL/FATHERS2/ANF08/ANF08179.HTM   (9738 words)

 Breaking News
Phi Theta Kappa's 2003 Recognitions brochure is now available online at http://recognitions.ptk.org/ and is currently being mailed to Society leaders and all members inducted in 2002.
The Recognitions collection also includes pins and medallions for chapter advisors and chapter and regional officers, gift ideas and accessories to facilitate new member recruitment.
The new Recognitions brochure will also be included in the Membership Benefits packets mailed to all 2003 inductees, and in the Chapter Resource Packets supplied to chapter advisors and chapter presidents.
www.getconnected.ptk.org /breakingnews/jan03/recognitions.htm   (237 words)

 Amazon.com: The Recognitions (Twentieth-Century Classics): Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Recognitions is the extreme terminus of "The Catcher in the Rye." Both are concerned with exposing the phony, the counterfeit.
The narrative is left in fragments that bleed in all directions, blurring the line between narrative and non-narrative, the conscious and the unconscious.
This novel concerns the discoveries, both major and minor, of what is authentic in life: The Recognitions is enlightening, almost beatific, in the way in which it focuses upon the shortcomings and moral lapses of humans in pursuit of true art.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0140187081?v=glance   (2868 words)

 A Reader's Guide to The Recognitions, Preface to Revised Edition
Fifteen years have passed since the first edition of this book was published (University of Nebraska Press, 1982), and during those years I have been gathering materials for what I hoped would be a second edition.
Gone are the introduction and appendices to the first edition, and the plot synopsis has been broken up and scattered to introduce each chapter.
Gone too are the cross-references to the Avon edition of The Recognitions, which in 1982 was the only edition available.
www.williamgaddis.org /recognitions/preface.shtml   (334 words)

 VBCPS Awards and Recognitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
This level of recognition is provided to organizations that have demonstrated notable progress in building sound processes through commitment and implementation of effective management principles using solid approaches and sound plans and procedures.
This award was presented to Allen by the Virginia PTA in recognition of her meritorious service on behalf of children and youth.
The award is granted as recognition for excellence in educational public relations and was officially presented at the NSPRA National Convention in San Diego in July.
www.vbcps.k12.va.us /awards0203.html   (6851 words)

 Recognitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Learning for Life offers a recognition plan for elementary and special-needs students to encourage positive behavior, foster a sense of belonging in the group, assist in building self-worth, and reward a positive work ethic.
A recognition component includes the Champion Transition Certificate and the Champions Transition Award of Excellence.
Learning for Life offers a recognition plan for elementary and special-needs classrooms and students to encourage regular classroom involvement, participation in a variety of the character education categories or daily living skills lesson plans, and high achievements by all participating students.
www.learning-for-life.org /lfl/resources/recognitions.html   (311 words)

 Gaddis Drinking Club
Further, Gaddis's The Recognitions is, like the historical Recognitions discussed in the quote, a Faustian story: Recktall Brown is our devil and Wyatt is the Faustian character who is seduced and corrupted by the potential to do what he could not without the devil's help.
In The Recognitions, the "concern for immortality" is Wyatt's fear that he will amount to nothing as an artist, will have no fame, no recognition, will be forgotten.
The Recognitions is heavy on references to the modern material culture and to ancient, even obscure, Christian religion.
gaddis-drinking-club.blogspot.com   (4353 words)

 Daily Business Review:
Background, awards or recognitions for journalist work: Harris was the Winner of the 2000 Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism, and many other national and local journalism awards for investigative and business reporting.
Background, awards or recognitions for journalist work: Vala graduated from Syracuse University in New York with a master’s degree in social work (concentration in public policy, evaluation, and organizational development) and a master’s certificate in women’s studies in 2005.
Background, awards or recognitions for journalist work: Terry has been in journalism for almost 25 years, working as an editor and reporter for small and large papers in the Chicago area and South Florida.
www.dailybusinessreview.com /about_us/editorial_bios.html   (1577 words)

 NRL - Awards & Recognitions
One mark of these accomplishments is through recognition from organizations outside of NRL.
Milestone awards to the Laboratory or its employees include the Nobel prize for chemistry from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in 1985.
For his pioneering work in rocket and satellite astronomy and gamma-ray astronomy, Dr. Herbert Friedman was also a recipient of the President's National Medal of Science, as well as the President's Award for Distinguished Federal Service.
www.nrl.navy.mil /content.php?P=PATENTS   (346 words)

 The Recognitions - William Gaddis
William Gaddis' The Recognitions is often called one of the "great American novels", a large tome with a fine reputation, acclaimed, underappreciated -- and largely unread.
The Recognitions requires a reader to make an investment, not only of the exorbitant sum charged by Penguin for purchase of the book, but also of time, concentration, and patience -- all in short supply, one is led to believe in this sound-bite age.
A number of stories run through it, as various characters whose paths crisscross are, at different points, the focus of the novel.
www.complete-review.com /reviews/gaddisw/recogs1.htm   (1623 words)

 P.R.A.Y. Publishing - Partnerships
It is not enough to explain the religious recognitions programs: you must distribute the Interfaith Quick Reference Chart and explain the importance of the leader’s role in providing this information to girls and their families.
Many of the religious recognitions programs require that they be completed under the auspices of that religious organization, and many require the signature of the local religious leader.
The recognition should be presented in a meaningful ceremony, preferably in the girl’s religious institution, and can be presented at any time of the year.
www.praypub.org /partner_gsusa_script.htm   (2127 words)

 Adult Recognition Opportunities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Careful orientation and training will encourage volunteers and employed staff to give their talents, skills, and time to the Movement, but they will only be enthusiastic as long as they derive satisfaction from their work.
Whether in the form of a simple thank-you for a small job well done or a formal commendation for years of faithful service in a key position of an organization, such acknowledgement is a signal to the recipient that she or he is noticed and appreciated.
The recognitions committee will review the application and submit a written recommendation to approve or deny it, with rationale for this recommendation, to the council board of directors.
www.libertynet.org /fvgsc/adults/adult_recognition_opportunities.htm   (1389 words)

 DDN Communities: Awards and Recognitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Discussions will address current awards and recognitions (are they being administered in the right way?) and prospective awards and recognitions.
Naturally, the focus will be awards and recognitions that relate to the digital divide field -- but discussion of other related awards and recognitions is fair game, too.
This forum is also the appropriate place for DDN members to share announcements about awards or recognitions they -- or the organizations they work for -- have received.
www.digitaldivide.net /community/awardsandrecognitions   (171 words)

 Galway Cultural Institute
We are only one of a handful of schools in Ireland and the UK to have achieved this approval.
GCI is one of 91 language schools round the world that has received IALC recognition and only one of four Irish schools.
Membership of IALC is the highest level of recognition, in the language learning sector, of quality service provision.
www.gci.ie /recognitions.asp   (429 words)

 Girl Scouts - Leaders and Volunteers - Adult Recognitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Adult recognitions are our opportunity each year to honor the exemplary achievements of volunteers who contribute so much to girls, the Council, and the Girl Scout movement.
Our volunteer Adult Recognitions Committee meets year-round to assure that many volunteers are recognized their outstanding services.
The Adult Recognitions Ceremony is scheduled for May 1, 2005 from 3-5 p.m.
www.gssp.org /leaders_recognition.htm   (311 words)

 Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers - 08. Honors, Awards, Citations, Diplomas and Other Recognitions, 1914h - 1954h2
This section is comprised of the multitude of medals, citations, diplomas and other recognitions awarded to Linus Pauling.
Included are the nearly fifty honorary doctorates received by Pauling during his lifetime.
Medal, "In the Union of Faiths we are Fortified to Serve Mankind".
osulibrary.orst.edu /specialcollections/coll/pauling/catalogue/pauling08_1914h-1954h2.html   (1063 words)

 EMS Recognition & External Relations
By taking the initiative and making a recommendation you not only recognize the outstanding performance of a colleague, but provide a valuable service to the EMS.
Recognition of outstanding contributors to the EMS energizes the lifeline and vitality of the EM Society membership and leadership.
We all know that the fundamental rule for developing better performance is by rewarding the achiever of enhanced results.
www.ewh.ieee.org /soc/ems/committees/recognition.html   (165 words)

You might remember last year's discussion of new ways for SIAM to give recognition to good work-especially by younger members.
I personally regret the times I didn't take that opportunity, and I am happy to see SIAM doing it with these prizes.
Special recognition is also deserved by the SIAM Activity Group on Dynamical Systems.
www.siam.org /siamnews/03-99/recog.htm   (494 words)

She presented a plaque to the school for their recognition as one of the 2005 Distinguished Title I Schools in Virginia.
The Regional Odyssey of the Mind tournament was held on March 3 in Louisa County.
In recognition of Disability Awareness Month, October 2004, the Special Education Advisory Committee asked each school to nominate a member of their school community (student, teacher, parent, administrator, support staff, business partner, bus driver, etc.) for recognition whose:
www.spotsylvania.k12.va.us /recognitions   (845 words)

 Amazon.ca: Books: The Recognitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
I suppose that it is a "recognition," or cosmic correspondence or something of the sort that Malcolm Lowry, author of that other great Twentieth Century Novel, Under The Volcano, to which Gass compares The Recognitions in the Introduction to my copy of this book, was reading The Recognitions when he died.
Lowry mentions it in one of his last letters as a "Secret Missile of the Soul." I think that's about as far as any reviewer is likely to get in trying to label or summarize this book...
I will say, for the record, that the recognition that keeps recurring to me most often comes from the final lines of the cryptic letter to the dentist Dr. Weisgall:
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/0140187081   (1340 words)

 International Division: Recognitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Silver World Award for distinguished service to youth on an international basis, to individuals who are or are not members of associations of the World Organization of the Scout Movement.
The award is in recognition of service of exceptional character to the youth of one country, or on an international basis.
United States citizens may be considered for the Silver World Award only if they are not registered members of the Boy Scouts of America.
www.scouting.org /international/recognitions.html   (439 words)

 The Cryptozoologist: Cryptozoology
On 20 October 1997, on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the famous filming of a Californian Sasquatch, Loren Coleman was one of the first ten inductees into the forthcoming Roger Patterson Memorial Bigfoot Museum in Portland, Oregon.
He has been honored with other regional and national recognitions by his fellow researchers.
Alumni Recognition Award, Simmons School of Social Work, 1992, for Elder Fire Safety for the '90s by Loren Coleman and Kathryn Buxton, Portland: University of Southern Maine, 1991.
www.lorencoleman.com /cryptozoologist.html   (944 words)

 Living - Recognitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Sugar Land's 2001 annual report/calendar achieved national recognition with a Silver Circle Award from 3CMA, a 900-member organization of city and county marketing and communications professionals.
The Sugar Land Police Department is the only municipal police agency in the Houston metropolitan area that is nationally accredited.
The Department joins the ranks of only 21 other Texas law enforcement agencies and more than 500 law enforcement agencies in the United States who have gained this recognition.
www.ci.sugar-land.tx.us /content/Living_-_Recognitions.htm   (1788 words)

 Phi Theta Kappa Recognitions Online
Sports Gray Hooded Sweatshirt is our newest sweatshirt, available just in time for the upcoming cool weather season.
To view the complete collection of merchandise and wearables developed specifically for Phi Theta Kappa members and advisors, visit Recognitions.
There is no better time to enjoy the design and comfort of the Heather Varsity Sweatshirt.
recognitions.ptk.org   (121 words)

 Badges and Recognitions for Girl Scouts
Recognitions for these awards include a nominating process.
and membership are so outstanding in nature that they merit recognition by the service unit.
Outstanding Volunteer award--award given to an adult serving in a capacity other than troop leadership whose service is of benefit to the entire service unit and is so beyond expectations for the position held that it warrants Service Unit recognition.
users.bicnet.net /~sykes/gs/Badge.htm   (2073 words)

 Arlington Public Schools - Awards, Honors, and Recognitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
If that doesn't allow you to see aps5, the new Arlington Public Schools Web Site, use a different web browser like Firefox or click on the link that reads "Skip to Main Content" to view the information on this web page.
YORKTOWN HIGH SCHOOL - In recognition of its efforts to make good sportsmanship a priority in the classroom and on the field, Yorktown has received the 2004-05 Virginia High School League’s (VHSL) Wachovia Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity Award.
Students involved in athletics and extracurricular activities at Yorktown as well as coaches/sponsors and spectators, are encouraged to demonstrate appropriate behavior at all Yorktown events.
www.arlington.k12.va.us /about/awards.shtml   (1449 words)

 About James Randi
Randi has pursued "psychic" spoonbenders, exposed the dirty tricks of faith healers, investigated homeopathic water "with a memory," and generally been a thorn in the sides of those who try to pull the wool over the public's eyes in the name of the supernatural.
He has received numerous awards and recognitions, including a Fellowship from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation in 1986.
On October 19, 1993, the PBS-TV "NOVA" program broadcast a one-hour special dealing with Randi's life work, particularly with his investigations of Uri Geller and various occult and healing claims being made by scientists in Russia.
www.randi.org /jr/index.html   (268 words)

Everyone likes to know they have done a good job.
There are many non-advancement recognitions for all program areas in Scouting from youth and adults to units.
If you need more help in finding a recognition, call the Indianhead Council Service Center at (651) 224-1891.
www.indianhead.org /resources/recognitions.asp   (54 words)

 Adult Recognitions
Identify volunteers who meet the criteria for the appropriate recognition.
Complete the nomination, letters of endorsement and submit on or before March 1st to the Attention of the Adult Recognitions Task Force at Girl Scouts—Arizona Cactus-Pine Council, 119 East Coronado Road, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1512.
The Adult Recognitions Task Force will meet to review nominations and recognitions will be given at the Girl Scouts
www.girlscoutsaz.org /adultdevelopment/adultrecognitions.html   (116 words)

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