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An initial advantage, as in His background in biochemistry gave him a running start in the field of genetics. This expression alludes to track events such as the running broad jump, in which one begins moving before reaching the actual take-off point. [1920s] Also see under get off the ground.
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Leary said that Running Start is changing from a for-profit to a nonprofit so it can implement its "corporate sponsorship model," which will remove Running Start's risk of capitalizing its member startups.
In order to apply for a scholarship, interested students should e-mail Running Start at info@runningstartonline.
This year, Running Start will double the attendees at its summer workshop.
Being immersed in people that are creative and motivated and full of ideas and energy is just an invigorating environment to be in," said Kevin Harrington, founder and chief technology officer of Neuron Robotics, which occupies lab space in the building Running Start is renovating.
All seven of the state's community colleges participate in the Running Start program: they are White Mountains Community College in Berlin; River Valley Community College in Claremont and Keene; Lakes Region Community College in Laconia; NHTI in Concord; Manchester Community College; Nashua Community College; and Great Bay Community College in Stratham and Portsmouth.
Running Start director Linda Calvert said the state pays 7 percent of a student's full-time enrollment allowance to his Or her high school for administrative costs, with the rest of the money going to the community college.
Not all players have that - a lot of them need a running start.
Hundreds of students and their parents are expected at a RUNNING START Reading Rally at 4 p.
His extensive knowledge of our organization and line of business gives Michael a running start towards aligning the companies operations and execution with the vision and goals of growing our global operations (USA) and Center of Excellence for Emerging Technology Development in Silicon Valley.
Unlike the Massachusetts Biomedical Initiative, which operates three life science facilities in Worcester, Running Start is geared for small businesses, and all types of businesses are welcomed.
About 1,300 New Hampshire high school students are getting a running start on college credits.
We are already trying to position ourselves to get a running start at it.
It was now the backside LB who had a running start into the backfield.
The extra year of RUNNING START is made possible by a $1 million grant from the Chrysler Fund.
His extensive knowledge of our organization gives Danny a running start towards aligning the companies operations and execution with the vision and goals of the Company.