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Paul Mattessich, longtime director of the Wilder Foundation research program, to retire next year – Twin Cities

When it comes to researching the changing demographics and social trends that characterize the Twin Cities, Paul Mattessich has long been at the cutting edge of technology – 40 years, in fact. Mattessich, the longtime executive director of Wilder Research, will retire next summer. He is now appealing for his own replacement. Mattessich joined the […]

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Drake Foundation research indicates a quarter of rugby players may have brain damage

According to new research, half of elite adult rugby players have shown an unexpected reduction in brain volume and almost a quarter have abnormalities in brain structure. The Drake Foundation, which funded the study led by Imperial College London, called for rule changes to protect players from concussion risks. The research team – working with […]

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NAWG, the foundation’s research seeks to show that growing wheat is a win-win-win

WASHINGTON, DC, USA — An ongoing research project aims to prove that properly managed wheat of specific varieties can simultaneously be high yielding, high quality and highly profitable for the producer. The project will run over the next three years under the auspices of the Wheat Action Plan, created collaboratively by the National Association of […]

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DreamBuilt Supports St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Foundation Fundraising Campaign | News

GREENSBORO, Ga. – DreamBuilt has stepped up support for the St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Foundation’s $3 million fundraising campaign for purchase a 640-slice CT scanner, a permanent MRI system, and build space for a cardiac stress lab and the new MRI system. DreamBuilt is a Gold Gift Level Member ($20,000 to $49,999) of the Good […]

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CWRU science team receives $1.2 million research grant from WM Keck Foundation to determine how ecological factors affect evolution

Newswise – CLEVELAND, July 7, 2021 – A Case Western Reserve University researcher is leading a global, interdisciplinary team that will use cutting-edge technology to tackle an age-old question: how ecological factors affected the evolution of our ancestors long ago. years old? The possible answers intrigued the WM Keck Foundation so much that it awarded […]