JFK University among Top Schools Awarded Federal Grant to Train Mental Health Professionals
PLEASANT HILL, CA –John F. Kennedy University has received a grant of $467,982, renewable over three years for a total of $1.4 million, from the U.S.
The SAVE Farm Is Awarded Nearly $1 Million Grant To Train Veterans How To Farm
Manhattan, Kan. – The Service Member Agricultural Vocation Education (SAVE) Farm, is a proud recipient of nearly $1 million from the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of …
UNO Joins UNMC, Others in $20 Million Grant
Nine programs across four states have partnered to enhance clinical/translational research in the region
UNM’s Project ECHO receives $10 million grant
The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center’s...
$10 million grant to study disease in native populations
By Doug Nadvornick, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine SPOKANE, Wash. – A Washington State University researcher has received a $10 million grant to work with American Indian, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities to reduce health risks related to high blood pressure. Dedra Buchwald, a professor in the WSU Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, will use the National Institutes of Health grant…
Chippewa Valley Tech lands $20 million grant
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is awarding nearly a half-billion dollars to community colleges that are partnering with employers on job training.
$2.5 million grant funds study of how infectious diseases become epidemics
Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015 MANHATTAN — Two Kansas State University researchers are exploring how diseases spread across long distances in an effort to learn how to better control the next human, animal or plant epidemic Caterina Scoglio , professor of electrical and computer engineering and Faryad Darabi Sahneh , research assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, are part of a larger group including colleagues from…
$4.6 million grant to improve how automated cars, drones interact with humans
VeHICaL project aims to understand how humans and machines can collaborate safely and effectively
$6.4 million grant to study how youth homelessness impacts opioid use
Research to test whether giving young adults a place to live can prevent addiction.
Rebuild gets $100 million grant and sharpens focus on equity, economic opportunity
In a city of 1.5 million people, where’s our common ground? The most democratic places in cities can be those we share, the civic…
$20 million grant powers game-changing Internet access effort
A global effort to create a new computer ecosystem that is easily accessible to people with disabilities, senior citizens and others with special needs is set to become reality through a $20 million federal grant to the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
OU Medicine Researcher Earns $2.5 Million Grant to Investigate Ways to Discover Diabetes Earlier
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NSF Awards $10 Million Grant to ICSI and Collaborators to Study Human Element of Cybercrime
ICSI, the University of California, San Diego, and George Mason University have received a $10 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation to investigate the roles played by economics and social interactions in Internet security “Online crime is relentlessly populating a subterranean layer of digital space, during a time when the Internet is playing an increasingly integral and significant part in today’s world economy, as…
$10.5 Million Grant From DOE to Fund Clean-up of Former Nuclear Reactor Site
Southwest Experimental Fast Oxide Reactor was deactivated in 1974, this funding aids its demolition and the site’s return site to grassy field.
Kansas State University team part of $10 million grant to study the Ogallala Aquifer
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Kansas State University is part of a consortium receiving a U.S. Department of Agriculture grant for innovative research and extension activities to address water challenges in the Ogallala Aquifer region, which is the main source of agricultural and public water for western Kansas. | Download this photo MANHATTAN — For more than 80 years, the Ogallala Aquifer, the largest freshwater aquifer in…
BART announces $300M grant to make trains less crowded. Here's how it might affect you.
BART announced on Twitter Thursday it'd be receiving a big chunk of change - $300 million to be exact - from the federal government to make you feel less like a sardine on your ride home from work. If you've ever tried to squeeze on an East Bay-bound train at Embarcadero around 5:15 p.m., you know what we're talking about.
Grant Shapps says rail firms should be rewarded for running trains on time
Transport secretary Grant Shapps has suggested rail firms should be given financial rewards for running trains on time, admitting that [...]
Transportation Center Awarded $1.4 Million, Recognized as Top Level Facility
Researchers focus on making maritime and multimodal logistics more efficient through the creation of sustainable infrastructure.
How to improve your vision
Rohr Eye & Laser Center shutterstock The quality of our vision depends on 2 factors The quality of the image that is transferred from the eyes to the brain- the optics. The quality of the image processing in the brain. Vision may be impaired due to a variety of reasons. Some include eye disease, failure of the brain to receive and read the visual cues sent by the eyes etc. Most of the means that are available for vision impairment are devices that…
What If My Child Has Not Been Assigned a Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments?
Although the law (the www.familyconnect.org/parentsite.asp?SectionID=72&TopicID=347&DocumentID=3821 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) ) requires that your child be served by a qualified professional, sometimes the reality is that your local school district has no www.familyconnect.org/parentsite.asp?SectionID=72&TopicID=345&DocumentID=3947 teacher of students with visual impairments or www.familyconnect.org/parentsite.asp?SectionID=72&TopicID=345#o&m orientation and mobility (O&M) specialist to assign to work your child. In fact, there is a national shortage of both teachers of students with…