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Pierian Spring

In Greek mythology, a fountain prized by the Muses that was believed to convey inspiration to those who drank from it. Ugh, this poem I'm writing is just terrible—I need a drink from the Pierian Spring.
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Longtime literature professor and speaker for the James Joyce Society Phyllis Jaffee leads this six-week Pierian Spring Academy course exploring powerful women in early Greek tragedy, centered on the works of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides.
Science and stargazing with Jeff Rodgers of Pierian Spring Academy.
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Continuing education: I'm taking classes at Pierian Spring Academy--Tuesdays it's Shakespeare, Thursdays it's opera.
An Odyssey of Discovery: Skill for Writers, from Pierian Spring, is a Macintosh-based program that is also suited to grades 4-12.
Pierian Spring Academy has been offering adult classes taught by Harvard professors and former American diplomats for 10 years.
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Recently elected vice president of the Florida West Coast Symphony board, Pollock this winter taught a course on constitutional law at Sarasota's Pierian Spring Academy.
Pierian Spring Software has licensed HotJava from Sun Microsystems and plans to utilize the technology in platform-independent titles for teachers, students and parents.
Training on use of Digital Chisel authoring software and the firm's other line of products is being offered by Pierian Spring.
Pierian Springs Software is perhaps best known for their multimedia creation program Digital Chisel.
Older students also enroll in classes at the Pierian Springs Academy, the Education Center on Longboat Key and many other venues.