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Austin Peay State University
Cutting-edge biological research and lectures from some of the most respected writers of today are examples of the academic and creative excellence you can find at Austin Peay University in Clarksville, Tennessee. Austin Peay’s academics are comprised of the colleges of Arts and Letters, Behaviorial and Health Sciences, Nursing, Education and Business, among others. Both bachelor’s and master’s degrees are awarded in more than 56 majors. One of the distinguishing features of Austin Peay is its centers for excellence. The center for excellence in creative arts, for example, hosts world-class dance, theatre and music performers as well as literary readings, lectures and art exhibits. Students don’t only participate as audience members either: they are also given the chance to take master classes with these creative professionals. The center for excellence in biology is responsible for conducting research in such disparate areas as toxicology, herpetology and biology of endangered species. Field trips and opportunities for research alongside seasoned biologists are also available through the center. Exchange programs for students from other schools and international students as well as programs for continuing learners, high school students and home-schooled students are also available. Financial aid is awarded to eligible students through different sources, which include everything from federal loans to military benefits. Certain departments also grant fellowships, which can help cover the cost of tuition. For information about admissions contact an Austin Peay representative or administator.
U.S. Bancorp is a diversified financial services holding company, headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It is the parent company of U.S. Bank, the fifth largest commercial bank in the United States based on assets, with $283 billion in assets. U.S. Bank ranks as the sixth largest bank in the U.S. based on deposits, with $183B in deposits as of December 31, 2009. With 3,002 banking offices and 5,309 ATMs, U.S. Bank's branch network serves 24 states. U.S. Bancorp offers regional consumer and business banking and wealth management services, national wholesale and trust services and global payments services to more than 15.8 million customers. The company employs over 60,000 people.
Ferguson is a diverse wholesale distributor with operations spanning multiple business groups. The company is ranked by trade publications as the largest wholesale distributor of residential and commercial plumbing supplies and pipe, valves and fittings(PVF) in the US. It is also the fourth largest distributor of heating and cooling equipment (HVAC/R) and the second largest company within the waterworks industry. In 1953, Ferguson was founded with $150,000 starting capital and two locations. The next five decades saw phenomenal growth, with the company doubling in size every five years. In 1982, Wolseley plc, listed on the London Stock Exchange and based in the United Kingdom, acquired Ferguson, supplying the financial strength for Ferguson's rapid growth and aggressive expansion into the industrial, heating and cooling (HVAC) and waterworks markets. It's Ferguson's associates who make the difference. Ferguson employs 19,000 associates. Through their industry-leading recruiting program, they aggressively pursue the best and brightest college and university graduates from across the country. Their branch managers also recruit candidates on the local level to ensure that their sales associates can identify the needs of their local customers. Ferguson services customers coast-to-coast, with a distribution network spanning approximately 1,350 locations and serves customers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean and Mexico. Their company has a unique culture and a tradition of supporting civic, cultural, educational and environmental activities. They are committed to the highest standards of ethics, from helping their customers select green product solutions to providing a safe and secure workplace environment.
LG is a South Korean multinational company which includes LG Electronics. LG Englewood Cliffs is a new building initiative that protects the palisades and creates homes for the growing U.S. workforce. The company is focused on delivering products and services that make lives better, easier and happier though increased functionality and fun. It strives for greatness in product leadership, market leadership, and people leadership to realize our growth strategies.
Jostens, Inc. provides school related products in the United States. The company’s products include rings for schools, sports, careers, and activities and interests. Jostens, Inc. was founded in 1897 and is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota with locations in the United States. Jostens, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of VISANT Corporation.
Microvast is an energy company that designs, develops, and manufactures ultra-fast charging, long-life battery power systems with superior safety for electric vehicles. Specifically designed to address the critical constraints currently facing electric vehicle development, its electric vehicle battery system solution paves the way for mass adoption of electric vehicles. The company is continuously working towards our Clean City Transit (CCT) solution, finding ways to provide economical, fully electric urban transportation applications. In addition to electric bus applications, Microvast has also expanded its business to serve other markets, such as electrified trucks, mining processes, and grid-scale energy storage. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Stafford, Texas.
Hankook Tire is an automotive company that manufactures car tires and truck tires. Hankook Tire is actively embracing the global stage. With constant technological development and commitment to innovation, we are taking a leap to become a leading global tire company that provides sustainable solutions to deliver ultimate driving satisfaction to all customers.