clarion clarion  /ˈklɛ ri ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a medieval brass instrument with a clear shrill tone
  2. (v) blow the clarion
  3. (v) proclaim on, or as if on, a clarion
  4. (adj) loud and clear

News

  1. Win a Clarion-Ledger $5K grant for Make a Difference Day in Jackson

    Got an idea for a project to make metro Jackson a better place to call home? The Clarion-Ledger wants to help you make it happen on Make A Difference Day.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Clarion-Ledger

  2. OSHA Publishes Direct Final Rule on Standards Update to Rules on Signage, an Issue Championed by Clarion Safety Systems

    Clarion CEO Geoffrey Peckham’s ongoing leadership efforts in bolstering adoption by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) of the Updated American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) Standards leads to direct final rule on Consensus Standard Update on Signage, Marking Important Advancement in Workplace Safety. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Jessica Franco makes Clarion University of Pennsylvania dean's list

    Ledyard resident Jessica Franco was named to the dean's list for the spring 2013 semester at Clarion University of Pennsylvania.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Norwich Bulletin

Quotes

  1. "Mate, you are not going to be forgotten in this place," Mr Rudd said. "When so many were prepared to cast you to one side, Bernie Banton, you have been a beacon and clarion call for what is decent and necessary in life and I salute you."
    on Nov 24, 2007 By: Kevin Rudd Source: The Age

  2. "His prayer, carried to this day in the pockets, the purses, the billfolds of many American Catholics and revered by many who are not Catholics, is a simple clarion to unity," Clinton said as he welcomed the pope at Newark International Airport.
    on Jan 23, 2009 By: Bill Clinton Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. Sen. Judd Gregg of New Hampshire, the committee's top-ranking Republican, called Bernanke's warning "right on, and a clarion call that I hope folks will listen to."
    on Jan 18, 2007 By: Judd Gregg Source: BusinessWeek

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