Latest News for: University grants


NSF grant awarded to amphibian resiliency researchers

The Daily Californian 28 Oct 2021
NSF grant awarded to amphibian resiliency researchers Erica Bree Rosenblum/Courtesy. Researchers of the Resilience Institute Bridging Biological Training and Research, or RIBBiTR, at the University of Pittsburgh were awarded a $12.5 million grant to fund research partnerships studying amphibian resilience to infectious diseases.

Clear bags or bulletproof ones: How will UM Athletics adapt if gun bill remains intact?

Montana Kaimin 28 Oct 2021
If HB 102 goes into effect as written, exceptions are granted to either the board or a unit of the university system to prohibit firearms at events where campus authorities have authorized alcohol to be served and consumed, as well as events with armed security and controlled access.

Rajasthan has highest number of universities in the country with 50, UP close second: ASHE Report 2021

The Times of India 28 Oct 2021
Talking to Education Times on the Report, Bhushan Patwardhan, former vice-chairman, University Grants Commission, and National Research professor – Ayush Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, Savitribai Phule Pune University, says, “Rajasthan may appear to be ahead in the ...

Renowned Finance Expert John Hull to Serve as Senior Advisor to GARP’s FRM Advisory Committee

Enid News & Eagle 28 Oct 2021
Hull is an internationally recognized authority on derivatives and risk management, currently serving as the Maple Financial Professor of Derivatives and Risk Management at University of Toronto's Joseph L ... In 2016, he was awarded the title of professor, an honor granted to only 2% of University of Toronto faculty.

There are measures in the Budget that deserve praise – but again it falls short ...

The Independent 28 Oct 2021
There is no doubt that Rishi Sunak has a certain talent for presentation ... Including some of the lower paid who were granted a modest partial relief from the revisions to universal credit ... .

Special counsel to investigate AG's actions toward Helena hospital

Belgrade News 28 Oct 2021
Peter’s hospital in Helena earlier this month ... Who is the special counsel?A 2016 graduate of Gonzaga University School of Law, Belke was admitted to the Washington State Bar in 2017. She has been granted temporary admission to the Montana State Bar by the Montana Supreme Court until she sits for the bar exam in February 2022 ... Bounds of investigation ... .

19 Pakistani Fulbright scholars heading to US to conduct groundbreaking research

Urdu Point 27 Oct 2021
As many as nineteen Pakistani post-doctoral scholars received Fulbright Scholar grants to conduct groundbreaking research at leading U.S. universities ... universities ... They have been accepted as researchers at Harvard University, Stanford University, Johns Hopkins University, and Purdue University, among other prestigious universities.

Texas universities with federal contracts are caught between Greg Abbott and Joe Biden over COVID-19 ...

Waco Tribune-Herald 27 Oct 2021
“This is unprecedented,” said Michael LeRoy, a labor law expert at the University of Illinois College of Law ... While LeRoy said it’s unlikely the federal government will immediately terminate a grant if universities don’t comply, he said a university’s actions could impact future bids for federal grants.

Odisha CM releases 1.5 crore matching grant under 'Mo College Campaign'

Hindustan Times 27 Oct 2021
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday released the first tranche of matching grants of Rs. 1.5 crore to 12 colleges and two universities under the 'Mo College campaign'. Odisha CM releases 1.5 crore matching grant under 'Mo College Campaign' ... Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday released the first tranche of matching grants of Rs.

$125 Million Just Poured Into GOF Lab Leak Research

Mercola 27 Oct 2021
... announced October 5, 2021, they would grant Washington State University $125 million “to detect emerging viruses.”2 ... How much genetic manipulation and gain-of-function research that occurs as a result of the $125 million grant to the university may not come to light for years.

VC’s move to grant autonomy to depts under fire from academics

The Times of India 27 Oct 2021
VC’s move to grant autonomy to depts under fire from academics ... When we asked him whether the Academic Council had approved it, he said, he had taken the decision under special powers granted to VC as per Section 12(7) of the Maharashtra Public Universities Act, 2016,” senior MC member Rajesh Bhoyar told TOI.

Howard U. Gets $16.8M for Black Business Development at HBCUs and Communities

The Washington Informer 27 Oct 2021
PNC is providing the five-year grant to the university for the creation of the Howard University and PNC National Center for Entrepreneurship, which will provide entrepreneurship education and research to serve the nation’s 100-plus HBCUs and promote entrepreneurship ...

Lathrup Village voters to decide council, proposal

C&G News 27 Oct 2021
... Training and Consultation Institute, Ann Arbor, MI; Trained Domestic Relations Mediator; The Grant Institute, Los Angeles, CA @ University of Miami; Professional Grant Proposal Writing – Program Development and Evaluation, Professional Grant Writing and Grant Research.