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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 […]

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Rising Senior wins National Science Foundation research experience for undergraduates : Rutgers-Camden Campus News

June 16, 2021 By Tom McLaughlin Truth be told, Aliyah Jones recalls, it all started with a period of procrastination. Jones, a double major in psychology and social work, currently works in a child development lab at Duke University. The climb Rutgers University – Camden senior was scrolling through her emails, trying to do something […]

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Rutledge Cancer Foundation research team receives two-year NIH grant

The National Institute of Health, in a combined effort with the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, has awarded a grant to a collaborative project led by the Rutledge Cancer Foundation of Fort Worth that aims to develop new treatments for Ewing’s sarcoma with minimal side effects, especially cardiovascular. The award supports an ongoing effort […]

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Three Eagles win prestigious National Science Foundation research grants | Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

When Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University senior Adriana Formby-Fernandez recently won a National Science Foundation (NSF) research fellowship, she added her name to a list that includes Steven Chu, former U.S. Secretary of the ‘Énergie, and Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google. “It feels good”, the Engineer’s Physics said the student. “The news hit me in stages.” Formby-Fernandez […]

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Criminal Justice Legal Foundation research debunks DA Gascón claims about sentence length and recidivism

A new research project from Criminal Justice Legal Foundation debunked claims that “science and data” show that shorter sentences for violent and habitual criminals promote public safety have no basis in published research. This matters because when Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón was elected last November, minutes after being sworn in, he announced […]

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WM Keck Foundation Research Program Seeking Concept Papers for Fall 2021 | News

Applications until June 10, 2021 These instructions are intended for VU investigators. VUMC investigators are to visit the OOR Funding Opportunity Site. Vanderbilt University may submit up to two proposals, one in medical research and one in science and engineering, for the WM Keck Foundation Research Program. The Office of the Vice-Rector for Research is […]

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Collective Foundation research reveals resilience and innovation among fundraisers of color in Christian communities

Report highlights findings from qualitative research with 50 fundraisers of color A new report reveals resilience and innovation among fundraisers of color in Christian communities. In a comprehensive effort to fill gaps in qualitative and quantitative research data to support faith-based community development, a grassroots initiative has been created to examine more diverse fundraising trends […]

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USPOULTRY honors Michael Robach for his service to the Foundation’s Research Advisory Board

Robach has over 40 years of experience in the food industry, much of which was obtained as Vice President, Corporate Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory for Cargill. Robach began serving on the FRAC in 1991 as a poultry expert reviewing food safety research proposals, making him the committee’s longest serving member. He was president of […]

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Announcing the 2021 Urology Care Foundation Research Fellowship Winners

BALTIMORE, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The American Urological Association (AUA) and the Urology Care Foundation, the official foundation of the AAU, have recognized 14 scholars as recipients of the 2021 Urology Care Foundation Research Scholar Awards. The Research Scholar Awards support future research leaders and ensure they receive the training and guidance necessary for […]

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National Science Foundation’s first research experience for teachers in Arkansas

Shengfan Zhang and Eric Specking are principal investigators at the Research Experience for Teachers site in Arkansas. A team of U of A researchers has received a $600,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to establish the first-ever research experience site for teachers in Arkansas. the Arkansas Data Analytics Teacher Alliance Programknown […]

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New research from the Gates Foundation calls for a focus on childcare for a gender-equitable Covid-19 recovery

New to research by the Gates Foundation and the International Development Research Center, released on International Women’s Day, revealed the magnitude of the burden of unpaid care that women around the world bear and that do not has only gotten worse since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. It has been found that women around […]

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Local arts institutions receive research grants from the Getty Foundation

When it comes to science exhibits, institutions such as the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) and the Mingei International Museum aren’t often the first places that come to mind. But in 2024, MCASD and Mingei, along with the La Jolla Historical Society, San Diego Museum of Art, and UC San Diego Institute of […]