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South Pole Research Government Shutdown
2013-10-09 11:40:43

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Though the closure of national parks, regulatory panels and other government agencies have been the more public-facing aspects of the government shutdown, many research projects have also been affected by this gridlock. One in particular reaches all the way to Antarctica and, according to the researchers, a shut down here would mean total devastation for some long-term research projects. The United States Antarctic Program (USAP) is...

2013-01-29 12:21:39

Majority of investments supported K-12 Education Reform, Freshwater and Marine Conservation, and Quality of Life Initiatives in Arkansas and Mississippi BENTONVILLE, Ark., Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Walton Family Foundation announced more than $432 million in 2012 investments in initiatives to expand opportunity for individuals and communities in the United States and internationally. The majority of investments were made in three key areas of focus - K-12...

2012-12-21 12:21:34

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Access Group, a leading health care communications network, announces the hiring of 18 employees across the firm's business entities in various roles from senior management to administrative services. In addition, the Access Group announces a number of new business account wins; this growth comes, in part, as a result of the innovative work being accomplished by the firm's Government?Policy?Systems (GPS) division, which was just...

2012-12-11 05:00:52

JustStartApplications.com knows that early birds and procrastinators alike need help getting organized in those final moments. The company releases a last minute college application checklist to decrease stress in this busy application season. Austin, TX (PRWEB) December 10, 2012 December is upon us, and all around the country (and world), college applicants are putting the final touches on their applications and getting ready to hit submit. Or, to be more accurate, some college applicants...

2012-11-19 16:20:15

WASHINGTON, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has awarded $12.6 million to colleges and universities to conduct research and technology development in areas important to the agency's mission. In addition to research and technology development, the awards enable faculty development and support higher education students. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The selections are part of NASA's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, or EPSCoR....

2012-11-01 19:22:06

BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) and the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CAMS) today announced that they will co-host a high-level symposium in Beijing November 4-6, 2012. The U.S.-China Symposium on State-of-Science Cancer Research and Future Directions for Global Collaboration will bring together leading cancer researchers from the United States and China in an attempt to launch an actionable roadmap for international...

2012-09-27 10:23:32

Localized program will enable more effective and efficient use of tax dollars HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today announced the 20 counties selected to participate in the Human Services Block Grant, a new and innovative program that transforms how the state works with counties to distribute funding for human services. "Recognizing that counties need flexibility to fund their human services programs in a way that best serves their...

2012-08-14 10:20:31

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has announced the selection of 10 research efforts from the agency's inaugural Space Technology Research Opportunities for Early Career Faculty solicitation. NASA will provide grants of as much as $200,000 per year for as long as three years in support of these faculty and their research in specific, high-priority technology areas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The selected faculty will conduct...

2012-03-26 06:22:48

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Southern Research Institute today announced that it has received financial gifts from the Daniel Foundation of Alabama and the Alabama Power Foundation to help fund the construction of a new building on the organization's Engineering Research Center campus and the recruitment of new engineering talent. The gifts from the Daniel Foundation and the Alabama Power Foundation will allow Southern Research to expand its engineering...

2012-02-06 09:53:00

Health Experts to Discuss Ethics, Legal Issues, Patient & Payer Needs, Pharma Concerns WASHINGTON, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To examine key issues around asymmetries, or inequalities, in communicating health information coming from the growing body of comparative effectiveness research (CER), the National Pharmaceutical Council, the National Health Council and WellPoint are sponsoring a conference, Asymmetry in the Ability to Communicate CER Findings: Ethics and...