Craig Martin, a University of Kansas alumnus, and his wife, Diane, recently made a gift of $3.5 million to establish the Center for Construction Safety at KU’s School of Engineering.
Engineering News-Record. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:59:00 -0400.
Puerto Rico's governor says he hopes a new technology center can help the U.S. territory incorporate artificial intelligence and internet-connected devices as it rebuilds from Hurricane Maria
ABC News. Tue, 12 Mar 2019 20:00:17 -0400.
The images, which were published by the Center for Strategic International Studies' Beyond Parallel, appear to show a rapid rebuilding at the country's main site for long-range satellite launches.
ABC News. Sun, 10 Mar 2019 17:20:01 -0400.
The China Manned Space Engineering Office will be sending the first module of the Chinese Space Station to the launch site at Wenchang Space Launch Center in the second half of this year, Xinhua said.
Daily Mail. Wed, 06 Mar 2019 17:46:24 GMT.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - An advisory committee is recommending that Wichita build a new performance arts center rather than renovate its current center. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 27 Feb 2019 07:21:46 -0500.
The National Butterfly Center sits on the U.S.-Mexico border, at the very crossroads of President Trump's wall-building plans, which means last week brought the best of news, and the worst of news. ...
Stephen Dinan. Washington Times. Sun, 17 Feb 2019 18:26:21 -0500.
The word center is an adjective. Center means (1) of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually.
Center is also a noun that means (1) a position on a basketball team of the player who participates in the center jump to start the game, (2) the position of the player on the line of scrimmage who puts the ball in play, (3) the position on a hockey team of the player who participates in the face off at the beginning of the game, (4) a building dedicated to a particular activity, (5) the piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher, (6) a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process, (7) the object upon which interest and attention focuses, (8) the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience, (9) the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering, (10) politically moderate persons; centrists, (11) the middle of a military or naval formation, (12) a place where some particular activity is concentrated, (13) a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure, (14) an area that is approximately central within some larger region, (15) (football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback, (16) (basketball) the person who plays center on a basketball team, (17) (ice hockey) the person who plays center on a hockey team.
Center is also a verb that means (1) direct one's attention on something, (2) move into the center, (3) center upon.