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Science and Education for Smart Growth 2014-2020

In the 2010-2014 period, I’ve had the chance and the privilege to represent the students’ and academic community in a number of expert bodies,  platforms and collaborative governance forums, in the legislative ( 246 more words

Business & Economic Development

The Open Source Concept Beyond the Internet

Not that long ago, I was offered the chance to speak in front of the great audience of SOFIMUN Conference.

In case you wonder, the acronym stands for Sofia International Model United Nations, the biggest and most prestigious such international youth event held in the country for quite some time. 1,294 more words

Education

Sofia Business School - Bulgaria's Knowledge Laboratory for Leaders

In 2012, the Reform & Union Club and New Bulgarian University signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at increasing the quality of the knowledge and qualification exchange networks and at ensuring the closer interaction between the civil society organisations, on the one hand, and the corporate and the academic sector, on the other. 507 more words

Business & Economic Development

Inspiring Moments

By Dr. Bruce Pollock, Vice President of Research at CAMH

Every so often, we all experience moments that inspire us, that show us how our efforts fit into a broader perspective. 440 more words

Community

Cell Phones and Mobile Apps: The Answer for Addressing Psychosis in Tanzania?

By Sireesha Bobbili, Special Advisor / Project Coordinator, Office of Transformative Global Health, Social & Epidemiological Research, CAMH

CAMH is well underway on an exciting new initiative in rural Tanzania with the potential to influence the impact of psychosis, a condition that affects approximately 3.9% of the population. 389 more words

Research & Innovation

UAPB Professor receives Air Force funding for new material research

PINE BLUFF, Ark. – Dr. Mansour Mortazavi, professor of Physics at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff received a $725,000 grant from the United States Air Force Office of Scientific Research to further develop new materials for advanced electronics devices. 368 more words

Research & Innovation

Get INSPIREd: Why Virginia chose a clinical trial for her cancer treatment, and has "no regrets"

When Virginia Mortenson of Green Bay was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007, she didn’t believe it.

“I have always had dense breast tissue, and I’ve had to go beyond mammograms a couple times for screenings and it never amounted to anything,” she recalls. 433 more words

Aurora Health Care Foundation