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The pandemic and racial recognition refr...

Dr. Curtis L. IveryCOVID-19 has changed the nation and its community colleges forever by bringing to light the racial, social, gender, economic, and technological inequalities that have accelerated during the pandemic. Community college leaders learned many lessons from their experiences, one of which was that the basic needs of our students were not being met. […]

DVIDS – News – ROTC Cadets Benefit From

Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets from various colleges and universities in South Carolina had the opportunity to gain guidance and mentorship to become stronger future leaders from some of the most senior leaders in the March 4, during the 2022 Leader Professional Development Symposium held at Fort Jackson. “Welcome to the front door of the […]

Pluribus Technologies Corp. integrates ...

TORONTO, February 23, 2022 /CNW/ – Pluribus Technologies Corp. (TSXV: PLRB) (“Pluribus“or the”Company“), a growing acquirer of small, profitable software companies, today announced the creation of The Learning Network (“TLN“), which integrates five of the company’s acquisitions in the e-learning vertical under a single management team and provides each portfolio company with access to a […]

From student tutor to associate professo...

For most academics who are in the clutches of a PhD, applying for a new job is simply out of the question. And who can blame them? They spend late nights immersed in their research project while trying to successfully wrap up the grueling journey, which is often their only goal. For Associate Professor Shannon […]

The Chamber and its partners launch a ne...

WILKES-BARRE – Lindsay Griffin, President and CEO of the Greater Wyoming Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced Monday the launch of a new program to develop workforce – Project PIVOT – a unique collaborative program created and launched by Wilkes Barre Connect. “Our organization has made it […]

QUALCOMM INC/DE MANAGEMENT REPORT AND AN...

This information should be read in conjunction with the condensed consolidated financial statements and the notes thereto included in “Part I, Item 1” of this Quarterly Report and with “Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations” for the fiscal year ended September 26, 2021 contained in our 2021 Annual Report on […]

FAO and Japan seek to empower women and ...

A project is officially launched to support six East African countries January 26, 2022, Addis Ababa – The Sub-Regional Office for East Africa (SFE) of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Japanese Government Mission to the African Union officially launched a sub-regional project to promote the employment of women […]

Two ways for companies to support women ...

Women founders currently face serious challenges in accessing venture capital and this lack of investment in women means that many opportunities are being missed. 2 main ideas emerged from our research: improving opportunities for women entrepreneurs through non-financial investments; develop the pool of competent women to be part of the investment teams. SAP, together with […]

Physics-based engineering and the “black

Through Mary Beth Gallagher, MIT Department of Mechanical Engineering January 16, 2022 In MIT 2.C161, George Barbastat This shows how mechanical engineers can use their knowledge of physical systems to control algorithms and develop more accurate predictions. Machine learning algorithms are often referred to as “black box”. Once data is placed in an algorithm, it […]

Daraz to herald a new era of e-commerce

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, e-commerce was already experiencing significant growth – with the industry growing at a steady rate of 4.5% globally.[1]. This is mainly due to factors such as increased digitization, improvements in technology and infrastructure, and consumers who expect more convenience and accessibility. The pandemic, however, has sparked a dramatic boom in […]

Grand Area Mentoring Awarded Seed Grant ...

Some of the most powerful bonding experiences that Daniel McNeil, Grand Area Mentoring Program Director, has had with his childhood mentors have been over meals. There is something about eating together that brings people together, he says. When McNeil applied for the Seeds to Start grant through the Moonflower Community Co-op, on behalf of Grand […]

Reduce food waste to increase access to ...

the energy and fertilizers needed to grow, process and distribute food are wasted. At the other end of the supply chain are cash-strapped consumers, who have been distressed even more in recent years by factors such as the Covid-19 pandemic and inflation. Spoiler Alert, a company founded by two MIT alumni, helps businesses bridge the […]

ST Singaporean of the Year 2021: helping...

SINGAPORE – Mr. John Cheng takes over. As chairman of the Feed 9 Billion open innovation platform, he hopes to find a sustainable solution to feed the world’s population, which is expected to reach nine billion by 2050. The 39-year-old founder of Innovate 360, a food start-up accelerator, supports local businesses and helps them grow. […]

Wales social enterprises receive additio...

The Welsh Government is making £ 574,000 in funding available to support four new projects that will help Wales’ social enterprise sector ensure a fairer and greener economic recovery, the Minister for the Economy announced today, Vaughan Gething. The funding will help meet the Welsh Government’s program commitments to government and support social enterprises, co-ops […]

McMillon Studio Design Teams Unveil Prot...

Submitted FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Ten student design teams from the McMillon Innovation Studio unveiled their prototypes and innovations earlier this month during Demo Day to over 100 virtual attendees. The teams leveraged human-centered design principles to tackle a myriad of issues in the community that were identified through partnerships with local industry, nonprofits and on […]

WPI professors, students design, build a...

WORCESTER – As hospitals in Massachusetts faced ventilator shortages during the pandemic, Greg Fischer, professor of robotics engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, assembled a team to develop low-tech, inexpensive ventilators that could be easily replicated. . The team had their work supported by the Massachusetts Emergency Response Team (MERT), a collaboration of different organizations in […]

Start and grow a small business as a min...

By Aldon Thomas Stiles | California Black Media California is one of many states whose policies helped shape President Joe Biden’s $ 1.75 trillion Build Back Better plan, according to Gov. Gavin Newsom and the president’s assistant and domestic policy adviser. the White House, Susan Rice. The U.S. House of Representatives held a procedural vote […]

ADM Endeavors, Inc. (OTCQB: ADMQ) Announ...

FORT WORTH, Texas – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – ADM Endeavors, Inc. (OTCQB: ADMQ) today announced that zoning is behind us, we are actively beginning the process of building our new corporate facility. The new facility will allow us to grow at a faster rate and add new business segments. The new segments planned are a medical […]

Bemis Manufacturing launches an indoor a...

SHEBOYGAN, Wisconsin – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Bemis® Manufacturing Company, the world’s largest toilet seat manufacturer and parent company of Bio Bidet by Bemis, today announced the launch of a new line of advanced consumer grade air purifiers for the home. The full range of Bemis Imunsen air purifiers will be available for pre-order via BemisAir.com from […]

Acceleration for Biosciences in Connecti...

Mary Howard, director of the Acceleration for Biosciences in Connecticut program. Photo courtesy of Design Technologies LLC. The Connecticut Bioscience Acceleration (ABCT) – a competitive entry program that provides emerging bioscience companies with entrepreneurship training and business networking opportunities – was the subject of a recent introductory webinar co-hosted by Fairfield University’s School of Engineering […]

Volvo wows buyers with sleek new look

Volvo is perhaps best known in America for its straight sedans and, in particular, its station wagons. It is something of a well-deserved reputation. For decades, the Swedish company has produced angular, responsive vehicles that prioritize reliability and safety. “This square was really something that they hung their hat on and turned it into a […]

Support the company to do good

WINNERS ‘CIRCLE The BPI Foundation rewards some of the best social enterprises in the country. —CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Ten Social Enterprises (SEs) that have proven to be effective in using business solutions to help solve social problems will receive cash grants, exclusive mentorship and other support from the BPI Foundation to enable them to grow and […]

Arena officials confident in KFC Yum! C...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Even though the KFC Yum! The center is closed, arena officials expect to pay off the building’s debt this year – but beyond that, the financial situation is uncertain. The COVID-19 pandemic closed the Second and Main Street Arena shortly after the March 10 Lumineers concert and after the University of […]

What Founders Need to Know About Venture...

Believe it or not, receiving capital in exchange for equity isn’t the only way to fund your startup. In addition to equity, there is also venture capital debt – an often overlooked but attractive source of growth capital for startups. As turbulent times approach, as we are now with the Covid-19 pandemic, savvy companies are […]