Research backgrounds

Next Generation of VA Researchers to Explore Maternal Health in New Summer Research Training Program

UMass Chan Medical School students will conduct qualitative research focused on pregnancy and maternity care for female veterans this summer as part of the Veterans Administration’s new training program designed to diversify research staff . Micaela Tobin, Kristin Mattocks, PhD, MPH, and Laël Ngangmeni in the community outpatient clinic for …

Read More »

Is private or public better in Australia?

She says My School shows similar NAPLAN scores for schools that claim to enroll similar students, and the final word likely comes from the OECD. Loading An international program assesses 15-year-olds in OECD countries. the 2009 results students in independent schools achieved the highest scores, followed by Catholic, then public …

Read More »

New on-campus exhibit honors Native American Aggies past and present

Side-by-side portraits of Texas A&M senior George Hass show him wearing his Cadet Corps uniform and a set of traditional handmade insignia. Emily Sartin/Texas A&M University Division of Marketing and Communications Two photos of Texas A&M University senior George Hass hang side by side on a wall in the Forsyth …

Read More »

$10 million gift to Drexel University will support underrepresented students and civic partnerships

Ronald W. Disney and his wife Kathleen with Drexel students and Brian Ellis, PhD, executive director of the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, which created LeBow BRIDGE. A $10 million pledge from Drexel University alumnus Ronald W. Disney …

Read More »

Postdoctoral researcher in optoelectronics of 2D materials job with UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE

Location: Parcville Role type: Full time; 12 month CDD Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology Department/School: School of Electrical, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Salary: Tier A – $75,289 – $102,163 plus 17% super The University of Melbourne has a strong commitment to supporting diversity and flexibility in the workplace. …

Read More »

Government accused of ‘contempt’ of taxpayer for seeking Covid loans

The leader of an influential group of MPs has accused the government of using the speed of its response to the pandemic to excuse a “contempt” for what it will cost the taxpayer. Meg Hillier said fellow members of the Public Accounts Committee were “unpleasantly surprised” to learn that the …

Read More »

8 Best Educated Hollywood Stars With Advanced Degrees

We’ve all heard stories of celebrities dropping out of college to focus on acting. But many of them chose a different path. Some Hollywood stars have impressive academic achievements that have influenced their acting careers. This should come as no surprise. Pursuing higher education gives people a new perspective and …

Read More »

McNair Scholars Program Receives Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award

During the Cal State Fullerton College Awards Program on April 21, the following individuals received the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award. The award recognizes staff, faculty, or teams who have taken steps to make CSUF a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive campus community. Patricia Literte, …

Read More »

Getting a lower degree at UK university could cost you dearly

IFS research found that men and women who graduated from a UK university with a lower second-class degree in 2013 earned an average of £3,800 less a year before tax, five years later. baona | E+ | Getty Images Failing to achieve a higher grade at university could mean earning …

Read More »

Jean Engohang-Ndong answers questions about his profession and Enkaza

Dr. Jean Engohang-Ndong was born and raised in Gabon, a French-speaking country located in Central and West Africa. He currently lives in Jackson Township with his wife Charlotte Engohang. They have six children, four girls and two boys. Since 2007, he has been a university professor teaching courses in biological …

Read More »

DOE announces $26 million for next-generation data management research and scientific data visualization

April 14, 2022 — Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $26 million for research to advance scientific data management and visualization. Basic research in data management will address the challenges arising from the increasingly large datasets produced by scientific experiments and supercomputers. Innovative and intuitive data visualization approaches …

Read More »

Ellucian and The Burning Glass Institute to Collaborate on Data-Driven Insights to Inform Student Success

World-class research and data analytics will empower higher education leaders to improve equity in student outcomes RESTON, Go. and BOSTON, April 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Ellucianthe leading provider of technology solutions for higher education, and The Burning Glass Institute (BGI), a nonprofit center advancing data-driven research and practice on the …

Read More »

How Extending Learning Time Could Help Students

My first lesson on how time affects education took place in a huge classroom with risers that an extremely ambitious math teacher had stolen from the music department. It was MH-1 (for music hall) in a large East Los Angeles high school full of poor teenagers. I was not a …

Read More »

You can now search for your family in the new 1950s census records

The digital recordings were released on Friday and are being made freely available to the public at a dedicated website, allowing viewers to research their family histories and backgrounds. They include 6.57 million population lists — many of which include multiple families and households — and 33,360 Indian reservation lists …

Read More »

Research to examine the challenges faced by the long-sick with Covid

Researchers from Keele University are to study the impact of the long Covid on ethnic minority groups in the UK. The study aims to explore the daily experiences of people suffering from the lingering effects of the disease. This will include looking at their symptoms, healthcare, wider support and treatment …

Read More »

High rate of diabetes, high blood pressure

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4:00 PM ET, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30, 2022 MINNEAPOLIS – The high rate of diabetes and high blood pressure combined among Puerto Ricans may be linked to structural changes in the brain, according to a study published in the March 30, 2022 online issue of Neurology®the medical …

Read More »

Cal State will do admissions without SAT or ACT

The California State University Board of Trustees voted unanimously Wednesday to no longer use the standardized SAT and ACT tests in undergraduate admissions. This means that even if an applicant submits scores for admission to one of the system’s 23 campuses, California state admissions counselors will not review them. The …

Read More »

Want to study abroad? Here are some scholarships that might help you plan for your future

Scholarships are a boon for students who wish to study abroad and cannot really afford to do so. Finding scholarships can also be a complex process – although a lot is online, it tends to get confusing. Let’s take a look at some merit-based, subject-specific programs that would meet the …

Read More »

Blood biomarker predicts dementia risk in Mexican Americans

According to researchers from University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio) and collaborating institutions reported March 24. The team looked at conversion to dementia over an average of four years of follow-up in 745 Mexican Americans participating in the Texas Alzheimer’s Research and Care …

Read More »

Energy Center’s New DOE Grant to Help Businesses Grow “Greener”

With a five-year grant from the Department of Energy, College of Engineering researcher Ramin Moghaddass and a team of students will help the manufacturing sector reduce its carbon footprint. The center will specifically focus on businesses located in underserved areas. If the nation’s manufacturing industry and other businesses weren’t already …

Read More »

An overview of prostate cancer management

Given the rapid pace of progress in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, the biggest challenge may be coordinating these advances and applying them to the management of the disease. As our understanding of prostate cancer continues to evolve, so does our approach to caring for our patients. Given …

Read More »

Opening doors to veterans means welcoming skilled talent

Stephanie Drake holds a degree in Oceanography from the United States Naval Academy and served eight years in the United States Marine Corps. Although a logistician by trade with the Marines, she held seven different jobs during those eight years, including managing an airport, training Iraqi policewomen and carrying out …

Read More »

Board Approves 2022 Budget Parameters

Cornell’s Board of Trustees approved parameters for the university’s 2022-2023 budget, including tuition for the upcoming academic year. Tuition fees for undergraduates will increase between 3.6 and 3.9%, while financial aid in the form of scholarships will increase by 8.4% – a record investment of $322 million to ensure that …

Read More »

New York Daily News: The New Urgency of Reading Instruction

Three consecutive chopped school years had the desired effect on student learning. New research shows that a growing number of children are falling behind in reading, with black and Hispanic children as well as low-income and disabled children suffering the most. America’s public schools weren’t big jerks when it came …

Read More »

Young Research Scholars Program seeking applications for the 2022-24 cohort

The Young Research Fellows (YRF) program is currently seeking applications for its 2022-24 cohort. Young research fellows, guided by a faculty mentor, engage in two years of group mentorship in early research and creative research development and have access to funding of up to $7,000 for research expenses. research upon …

Read More »

Carnegie Corporation of New York Names 10 Grant Recipients to Support Family Engagement Programs

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Building on its longstanding support of family engagement and homeschooling partnerships, Carnegie Corporation of New York today announced 10 grants to community-serving nonprofits in nine states. Each will receive $100,000 over a 12-month period, with the option to renew the grant for a second year. The grants are …

Read More »

Women In PR’s inaugural ’45 over 45′ list unveiled

LONDON — British networking organization Women in PR (WPR) has launched its first “45 over 45” list of women in public relations aged over 45, in a bid to showcase the industry’s senior talent and to inspire the next generation of female leaders. The list was devised after research by …

Read More »

High fees, fewer places in India force many to study in even lesser-known countries

The allure of a medical degree, limited places in government colleges and high fees in Indian private colleges compel students to seek admission into medical colleges not only in known destinations but even in lesser known smaller countries. Data from the Foreign Medical Graduates Examination (FMGE) shows that medical students …

Read More »

VMware Collaborates with German Universities on Life Automation; VMware’s path to 6G

BARCELONA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WORLD MOBILE CONGRESS 2022 — VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a leading enterprise software innovator, today unveiled its vision Automation of life. The vision is underpinned by the fusion of cloud, network and AI technologies and a belief system structured around fairness, sustainability and trust. To chart a successful path …

Read More »

Brown sets new $4 billion goal, extends BrownTogether fundraising campaign through 2024

Building on the strength of Brown’s academic programs in the arts has been a priority since the campaign’s launch, with funding supporting the growth of the Brown Arts Institute, its initiatives and its facilities. In addition to the final fundraising for a new performing arts center, which will open in …

Read More »

Brexit Britain to release ‘advanced weapon’ after £800m injection ‘It’s huge’ | Politics | News

The Advanced Research and Invention Agency (ARIA) was championed by Dominic Cummings while in government, and is seen as a key initiative for the future of the UK economy. The new policy, which has seen an investment of £800m from the government, promises a new way of tackling global issues …

Read More »

Fisheries biologist hopes to see more women and minorities enter the field

Michelle Duncan grew up on her family’s beef farm in West Coweta, far from the sea. But a love for manatees led her to study marine biology, and an opportunity from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration led her to earn a master’s degree in fisheries. Duncan is now a …

Read More »

Associate Professor, Human Resources Position at Alliance University

Profile of the establishment: Alliance University is a private university established in the state of Karnataka by Act No. 34 in the year 2010. The university is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi. Alliance University with its vibrant and scenic campus in Bangalore, India, offers multidisciplinary undergraduate …

Read More »

The Department of Medicine launches PRISM, a pipeline program for diverse students

A lab at UMass Chan Medical School is seeking candidates for a new program created to increase diversity in the health sciences. David McManus, MD, the Professor of Medicine Richard M. Haidackpresident and professor of medicine, and Edith Mensah Otabil, clinical research coordinator at the McManus Laboratory, created a program …

Read More »

What do students’ beliefs about God have to do with grades and college? | Opinion

Ilana Horwitz, tulane university In America, the demographic circumstances of the birth of a child shaping academic success. Sociologists have spent decades studying how factors beyond students’ control, including race, richness and Postal code from their parents – affect their studies Opportunities and success. But an often overlooked demographic factor …

Read More »

4 Ways STEM Majors Can Stay The Course

Black and Latino students just starting out specialization in STEM – or science, technology, engineering or mathematics – are more likely than their white peers change fields or leave without a diploma. Some students leave because they feel isolated on the campus. Others may not have the kind of technical …

Read More »

Sparking Change: UK Undergraduate Program for Health Equity Research Expands to KSU

LEXINGTON, Ky. (February 15, 2022) — Now in its third year, the University of Kentucky SPARK (Students participating as Kentucky Research Ambassadors) Program provides an introduction to health equity research for students from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in research. And there’s something special about its new cohort of participants – it …

Read More »

Republicans are taking cheap shots at Fed nominees

Republicans are apoplectic President BidenJoe BidenThe US Cyber ​​Defense Agency warns of possible Russian cyberattacks amid tensions. RNC censorship resolution receives backlash MOREthe historical diversity offered by the Federal Reserve; of its three new nomineestwo are black, two are women. If confirmed, Michigan State economist Lisa Cook and Philip Jefferson, …

Read More »

Achieving racial equality in skin care

Over the past decade, the average American has witnessed an increase in media that incorporates skin color into everything from television to skincare advertisements. Those in the field of dermatology such as Karan Lal, MD, FAAD, Schweiger Dermatology Group, have seen similar gradual changes in skin color research. Past dermatology …

Read More »

£23m to boost skills and diversity in AI jobs

Funding for conversion courses will help underrepresented groups get tech jobs even if they have no previous experience in the field Businesses are encouraged to contribute funding to boost the skills pipeline for the future workforce Up to £23m of government funding will help create more AI and data conversion …

Read More »

NC State to Host First Equity Research Symposium | News

NC State will host the University’s first Social Equity Research Symposium, bringing together more than 100 researchers from across campus to answer the question “What does equity mean to you?” The inaugural equity research symposium includes a keynote address by Raj Chetty, William A. Ackman Professor of Public Economics at …

Read More »

Thousands take part in the Terry Fox Run at Expo 2020 Dubai

The Terry Fox Run is recognized worldwide for its continued contribution to cancer research for over four decades. It takes its name from a young Canadian university student who lost a leg to cancer. Wanting to give hope to cancer patients, the amputee athlete ran 5,373 km – almost a …

Read More »

Announcement of Fulbright-Nehru Scholarships 2023-2024 and other Fulbright Scholarships – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

New Delhi: The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) announces the opening of the annual competition for Fulbright-Nehru and other Fulbright scholarships. Funded by the U.S. Department of State and the Indian Ministry of External Affairs, these exchanges bring the Indian and American people closer together through opportunities that enrich the …

Read More »

Representation in science | @theU

This piece first appeared on Utah Museum of Natural History Blog. Imagine a scientist. What do they look like to you? For many, The first picture that comes to mind is someone like Albert Einstein or Charles Darwin – a serious, older white man who might have glasses or a …

Read More »

The buzz is starting to build around the speaker’s writers’ circle

After launching the Hummingbird Global Writers’ Circle, Debotri Dhar had clear expectations for early meetings. She was quite ready to be the only participant. But people showed up, listened intently to her and other authors reading their books, and shared meaningful conversations that informed Dhar that her vision for the …

Read More »

Ethnic minority children in care face ‘double whammy’ of disadvantage in youth justice system

January 29, 2022 Ethnic minority children in care can suffer a ‘double whammy’ in youth justice, according to a new study from Lancaster University. Inequalities in the youth justice system regarding ethnic minority children and children in care, including foster families, children’s homes or family care, have intensified, with minority …

Read More »

Genetic ancestry provides important context for understanding global diversity in childhood leukemia

Genetic ancestry is a factor in treatment outcomes for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia, researchers find Tweet that Racial disparities exist in both the incidence and treatment outcomes of childhood ALL, and there is little data on the genetic basis of these disparities. This is further exacerbated by the lack of …

Read More »

‘Freeing the Workplace’: Industry Experts Talk 2022, the Year of ‘Shecovery’

In response, companies like Facebook and Twitter have implemented permanent work-from-home policies to better accommodate the broader workforce. Others, like Pinterest and PR agency Inkhouse, have beefed up paid family leave policies for women and caregivers. It is not only about attracting more women to the workplace, but also about …

Read More »

Indian Music Experience Museum’s Flagship Project, Svaritha, Makes the Case for Inclusiveness in Museums | APN News

Previous story: T-Series and HEFTY Entertainment, a division of Hungama Digital Media, announce their foray into the Metaverse with soon-to-be-launched NFTs Next story: Symphony is designed to help transform industrial and commercial workspaces through its “Large Space Venti-Cooling” communication strategy Indian Music Experience Museum’s Flagship Project, Svaritha, Makes the Case …

Read More »

Moderna vaccine recipients have lower risk of breakthrough infections and hospitalization: study

By Brooklyn Neustaeter, CTVNews.ca Editor Click here for updates on this story Toronto, Ontario (TVC network) – A new study found that people who received the Moderna COVID-19 mRNA vaccine are less likely to experience breakthrough infections compared to those who received the Pfizer-BioNTech mRNA vaccine. The study, led by …

Read More »

Cannabidiol has been shown to inhibit SARS-CoV-2 infection in human cells and mice

An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the University of Chicago has found evidence that cannabidiol (CBD), a product of the cannabis plant, can inhibit SARS-CoV-2 infection in human cells and in mice . The study, published on January 20, 2022, in Scientists progress, found that CBD showed a significant negative …

Read More »

5 design tips for virtual B2B events

Listen NEW! Listen to the article Login or register to access this audio feature! No worries… it’s FREE! Ask 100 B2B event planners how to execute effective event design and you’ll get 100 different answers. So to get to the truth, at Splash to analyse 37 design-related metrics for top …

Read More »

NHS pilots genetic tests to predict heart disease risk | heart disease

A first global pilot project of predictive genetic testing to identify people at high risk of cardiovascular disease is underway in doctors’ surgeries in the north of England. The NHS pilot, called Heart, is offering genetic testing to 1,000 healthy volunteers aged 45 to 64 to give more accurate predictions …

Read More »

Scleroderma: how Bob Saget defended research on a rare disease that cost the life of his sister Gay

While Bog Saget is remembered by his friends and co-stars, one memory that stands out is his commitment to finding a cure for scleroderma, a rare disease for which Saget was the most prominent advocate. Saget, 65, died suddenly on January 9, on what would have been the 75th birthday …

Read More »

At PBS, find a “dream” and create inspiration

When Sylvia Bugg, EMBA ’12, first applied for an Administrative Assistant position at PBS in the early ’90s, she was thrilled to join an organization that had supported and disseminated so much important content. “It was a dream,” she said, looking back. Today, she is the Managing Director of Programming …

Read More »

Hecht sheds light on Chicago theater history in new book

Since the first theatrical performance in Chicago in 1834, Chicago’s theatrical community has encountered a variety of obstacles, from auditorium fires to the cancellation of in-person performances due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Among all these challenges, one thing has remained constant: community. Stuart Hecht, a professor in the theater department …

Read More »

SeMA Learning Station: Shift – Announcements

The Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA) is pleased to announce SeMA Learning Station: Shift, a public program that will run from January 15 to February 20, 2022. Exploring the values ​​of mutual-based learning in response to the institutional program This year’s SeMA — learning— program consists of multi-faceted activities and …

Read More »

At 100, why American bakery icon Betty Crocker is still a household name

How does a brand stay a household name for a century? Betty Crocker has a simple recipe: keep changing. In October, the icon turned 100 and has now completed its 100th holiday baking season. General Mills, the company that looks like it, intends to keep it relevant for another century …

Read More »

Irish language skills of WWI East Belfast soldiers revealed

Researchers studying the backgrounds of World War I soldiers in a part of Belfast traditionally associated with unionism found that 74 of them were Irish-speaking. Many inland east Belfast gaeilgeoiri who fought in World War I were Protestants, according to the historic project. The 18-month trawl of military records and …

Read More »

Call for curators: new public appointments announced. Research England Executive Chair – and more

Eight years ago, the TaxPayers’ Alliance reported that “last year five times more Labor were appointed to public bodies than the Conservatives”. He currently reports that nearly half of those declared political last year owed allegiance to the Labor Party, compared with less than a third for the Tories. Despite …

Read More »

The “Big Shuffle” is making people rethink their jobs. This is what they want for the future

With data showing burnout signals up 9% and employee happiness down 3%, the report says “businesses fail where it matters most.” In addition to a significant work-life balance gap, employees reported that employers are also failing to meet their compensation and benefits priorities. With an economic recovery underway, the demand …

Read More »

Senior Project Officer job at KINGS COLLEGE LONDON

job description About Us The King’s community is dedicated to the service of society. King’s 2029 Strategic Vision defines our vision for the future, articulated around five priority areas: educate to inspire and improve; research to inform and innovate; serve to shape and transform; a civic university in the heart …

Read More »

DHS opens small business innovation research solicitation for proposal submissions

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) 22.1 The solicitation is now open to US small businesses to submit research proposals for a wide range of 11 homeland security technology needs. “One of the strengths of the DHS SBIR program is that each year we can …

Read More »

Supply Chain Management at Wichita State University: Quality, Affordability, Innovation

Wichita, home of big names such as Airbus, Bombardier-Learjet, Textron / Cessna / Beechcraft and Spirit AeroSystems, is known as the air capital of the world. Wichita State University is where anything is possible. Amani Saida Khalloud, from Casablanca, Morocco, now resides in both locations. “My choice of Wichita State …

Read More »

Use teaching practices to support student learning and well-being

* This article first appeared in the Teacher teacher July 8, 2019 © Magna Publications. All rights reserved. Much attention is currently being paid to the mental health of college students. In recent years, the frequency and severity of mental health problems reported on college campuses have increased dramatically. In …

Read More »

Robin and Marc Wolpow Announce Launch of Wolpow Family Initiative with Boston Children’s Hospital to Enhance Scientific Diversity

BOSTON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Robin and Marc Wolpow (the “Wolpow Family”) today announced a donation of $ 2.5 million to launch the Wolpow Family Diversity Initiative in partnership with Boston Children’s Hospital (“BCH “). Together, the Wolpow family and BCH will deliver programs to recruit and retain the world’s top medical …

Read More »

Heart disease caused by a rare tumor

WESTON, Florida – Medical experts are trying to better understand a rare disease called cardiac angio-sarcoma which mimics the symptoms of heart disease but is actually caused by a tumor. “Usually a person can have symptoms like swelling of the legs, distension of the abdomen, dizziness, fainting, palpitations and these …

Read More »

Government supports practical science for Rangatahi

Sunday December 12th, 2021, 13:54Press release: Government of New Zealand Student-led research $ 1.6 million investment 13 projects Getting rangatahi addicted to science is a key goal this year Unblock curious minds round of funding, Research, Science and Innovation Minister Dr. Megan Woods announced, revealing the 13 successful recipients of …

Read More »

Interests converge as the data science agenda grows

by Arts & Sciences staff | December 10, 2021 It started with students approaching faculty members to create self-designed majors around the use of data. “Our undergraduate approached me in 2017 to ask me about a self-designed major, where she wanted to focus on the intersection between data analytics and …

Read More »

The first cohort of WT Education Doctors to graduate this weekend

CANYON, Texas (KFDA) – WT’S First 18 Students doctoral program in educational leadership will obtain the highest degrees in their field on December 11. This program focuses on preparing educational leaders for rural areas and those in higher education and educational organizations. “Although the program focuses on leadership in rural …

Read More »

Georgia’s university system has seen remarkable success with its alternative to remedial education

New research report demonstrates effectiveness of complementary support, higher education … [+] alternative to traditional remedial education. getty A new report released today by Complete College America (CCA) highlights the impressive success of an alternative to traditional remedial education used by the Georgia University System (USG). The report analyzes the …

Read More »

What the business school has done for me

Victor Hébert German. Saint Petersburg State University GSOM, Russia. Cems Master in International Management, 2022 graduate. Currently on exchange at Cornell University, US What made Saint Petersburg the ideal solution for you?I’ve always been curious to think outside the box as many of my friends and family have studied in …

Read More »

Travel to Boulby’s 1 km underground laboratory to solve the mystery of dark matter

Nestled deep in a Yorkshire mineral mine is an underground laboratory that attempts to solve one of the universe’s greatest mysteries. More than a mile below the Moors, scientists at Boulby’s government-funded underground laboratory are trying to prove the existence of dark matter – an unknown and invisible substance believed …

Read More »

Men may be absent from campus, but don’t assume women aren’t wrestling too

This fall, I heard a question I had never encountered before in my work helping low-income women to graduate from college: “Is this job still necessary?” “ The question was raised in response to alarming reports of falling college enrollment rates among men during the pandemic, including a viral Wall …

Read More »

Our own scholarships for DEI and public scholarships

Catch up on our reports on faculty members who have been awarded the 2021-22 Chancellor’s Scholarships for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, awarded in collaboration with university leadership; and professors named UC Davis Public Scholarship 2021-22 Fellows by the Office of Public Scholarship and Engagement. Chancellor’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Fellows, …

Read More »

Recognized experts in geosciences, space and cartography

From left to right: Professor Andrew Parfitt, Dr James Johnson and Professor Hugh Williams. TThree leaders from the worlds of geoscience, space and cartography are part of the latest group of experts to be elected Fellows of the Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE). Dr James Johnson, CEO of Geoscience …

Read More »

Developing artificial intelligence: staffing is the hardest part

Every successful business is determined to achieve practical and scalable artificial intelligence and machine learning. However, everything is much easier said than done, as can attest to the AI ​​leaders in some of the most information-hungry companies. For more insight into the challenges of building an AI-driven organization, we caught …

Read More »

Support for diabetics – Gympie Today

Insulin. Wide Bay MP Llew O’Brien says a new 10-year plan will bring better care and support to people living with all forms of diabetes. Mr O’Brien said Australia’s National Diabetes Strategy 2021-2030 will lead to real improvements in the prevention, early detection, management and care of people with diabetes, …

Read More »

COVID-related travel restrictions have created new borders for migrants wishing to return home

By Maria Teresa Ferazzoli, Research Associate, Department of Sociological Studies, University of Sheffield & Julie Walsh Lecturer in Sociology, University of Sheffield Sheffield, November 24 (The Conversation) At the start of the pandemic, many countries closed their borders to stop the spread of COVID-19. International travel continued to be limited …

Read More »

Leaders in ophthalmology see hope in diversity

NEW ORLEANS – Leaders at the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) see signs of hope their profession will become more ethnically and racially diverse despite decades of slow progress. Subspecialty groups have formed task forces seeking to make ophthalmologists more representative of the population they serve, and the AAO’s mentorship …

Read More »

White British private school cricketers 34 times more likely than young Asians to reach elite level | Race

White privately trained British players 34 times more likely to become professional cricketers than state-trained British South Asians, according to academic research that should prompt further investigation into the treatment of ethnic minorities through play. The report highlights how class and ethnic disparities are major determinants in advancing the England …

Read More »

Versiti co-founder Gervais joins the Foundation

Versiti co-founder Gervais joins the Foundation November 15, 2021 In London, specialist in growth by the client The Foundation has appointed the co-founder of Versiti, Marie-Claude Gervais, as Director. The Foundation is a management consulting firm helping its clients meet the challenges of organic growth. Using ‘immersion’, personal conversations with …

Read More »

Ørsted awards 2021 Green Energy scholarship, cultivating future talent to support Taiwan’s energy transition

Christy Wang, CEO of Ørsted Taiwan, Bo Mønsted, Director of Denmark Business Council, Taipei take a photo with 6 GESP winners, acknowledging their exceptional dedication to green studies Ørsted Taiwan honored the winners of the 2021 Green Energy Scholarship Program (GESP) on November 4 in recognition of their outstanding dedication …

Read More »

First of all

Support does not end once students register at UD’s main campus. For Perez-Gonzalez, the elder who almost dropped out of college, the much-needed support came from reaching out to “amazing” faculty members who, he said, have consistently expressed a commitment to support. inclusiveness and who often took time outside of …

Read More »