U of U professor receives $1.5 million grant to create ways to prevent spreading cancer
A biomedical engineer at the University of Utah received a $1. 5 million grant to develop innovative methods to halt the spread of cancer. Tara Deans, a biomedical engineering assistant professor at the U, received this year's National Institutes of Health Director's New Innovator Award and a $1. 5 million grant to develop a way that could help stop the spread of cancer by using specifically-engineered blood platelets to seek and destroy cancer cells in the bloodstream.
Cybercrime project receives $10 million from NSF
A project conducted by researchers from the UC Berkeley-affiliated International Computer Science Institute along with others has received a $10 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation to study social and economic issues connected to cybercrime.Read More…
City trains people how to clean catch basins ahead of neighborhood cleanup events
The training is part of an effort to get the community involved in helping the city with storm drainage.
City officials admit catch basins need work after July 10 flooding
Even if a catch basin is marked blue as clean on the city's interactive map, that cleaning could have taken place two years ago.
KWWL construction project nears $10 million
A nearly $10-million dream turns to reality a little more every day at KWWL.
10 new projects receive federation micro-grants
The S.F.-based Jewish Community Federation has announced 10 new micro-grants for innovative Jewish projects in the Bay Area through the #MakeItHappen Micro-Grants Initiative, a project of the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Philanthropic Network. MakeItHappen is a global call for Jews to submit inspiring ideas for creating Jewish experiences in their communities. The Schusterman foundation selected …
Major Grant Awarded to Top Priority Rogue Basin Dam Removal Project
WaterWatch of Oregon - Protecting Natural Flows in Oregon Rivers
San Diego Water Recycling Project Receives Critical EPA Loan
One of the nation's most ambitious attempts to recycle wastewater into potable water received a huge lift last month from the EPA with the receipt of a $164 million loan under the now-permanent Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act.
AI and big data research projects receive $5M to understand Alzheimer's disease
The National Institute on Aging has awarded a total of $5 million for two projects that will use AI and big data to better understand Alzheimer’s disease and other memory loss diseases.
Atlantic Company awarded tax breaks for expansion project & 100 jobs
The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) Board today (Friday) awarded direct financial assistance and tax benefits to two companies for job creation and expansion projects. These awards will …
Wild Basin Creative Research Center receives $10,000 Grant
A reception hall at Wild Basin Creative Research Center will be transformed into an interactive environmental education center thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Georgia B. Lucas Foundation Fund of the Austin Community Foundation Created in 1977, the Austin Community Foundation is a nonprofit dedicated to giving charitable support to Central Texas organizations by connecting them with resources and community leaders The education center aims…
“Rawrrr with Colton” Playground Project Receives $10,000 Grant
$10,000 A Spout for Sprouts, Fort Dodge $10,000 All Season Walking, Hazelton $10,000 Asian Community Garden, Des Moines $10,000 Becky Zallek Disc Golf Course at Prospect Park, Des Moines $10,000 Bike Racks, Helmets and Hospitals, Oh, My!, Spirit Lake $10,000 City Square Playground, West Point $10,000 Community Center Exercise Equipment, Des Moines $6,550 Dubuque Community Garden Coalition, Dubuque $10,000 Haines Park Tennis Courts, Altoona $10,000 Hydrated…
Iowa receives nearly 10 million dollars for homeless programs
(Radio Iowa) — The U-S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded Iowa funding to help the homeless in the state. Iowa Finance Authority spokesperson, Ashley Jared, says it…
Holbrook basin potash valued as one of top 10 projects in North America
A new report on proposed potash projects in North America says 9 of the top ten in value are in Saskatchewan, Canada. The other one is Passp...
Elkhorn Slough Tidal Wetlands Project Receives Grant
3 gulf state Saenger Theaters restored; what about Biloxi's?
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Three Saenger Theaters within driving distance have been renovated, but the one in south Mississippi is dark, with a leaky roof and unsafe areas.Millions of dollars have been spent to renovate the Biloxi Saenger Theater, which opened in 1929 as a movie palace with silk damask walls and red leather seats, and millions more will be needed to repair and modernize it, The Sun Herald reported.
Panduit Projects Receive Top Cabling Innovator Awards by Cabling Installation & Maintenance
Panduit projects for Cisco, Royal Caribbean, and Japan-based data center recognized by Cabling Installation & Maintenance for cabling innovation.
New projects receive funding from the Discover England Fund
World’s top travel bloggers and influencers set to visit Britain
Solar Microgrid Project Receives Top Grade At New York College Campus
The head of the New York Power Authority explains how a pilot project at SUNY New Paltz could help the state better understand renewables integration.
More Tips From David H. Lawrence XVII to Create and Profit From Amazon ACX Audiobook Projects
Today we’ll continue our series of takeaways from Author Marketing Live with David H. Lawrence XVII and his tips for creating and profiting from Amazon ACX Audiobook Projects. Lawrence is an actor, voice talent, audiobook narrator, and voice trainer. Through vo2gogo, he trains people in the technica