OSU Receives Over $ 380 Million In Research Funding | Local

TRACE-COVID-19, which helps measure the prevalence of the virus through wastewater testing, community surveillance sampling and viral sequence data, is a groundbreaking project OSU researchers are working on to help Oregonians get through this pandemic. The David and Lucile Packard Foundation gave $ 2 million to expand this project to …

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St. Mary’s College Recognized as Tree Campus 2020 Higher Education Institution by the Arbor Day Foundation | thebaynet.com | TheBayNet.com

ST. MARY’S CITY, Maryland – St. Mary’s College of Maryland has been recognized as a 2020 Tree Campus Higher Education Institution by the Arbor Day Foundation. Tree Campus Higher Education, a national program launched in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation, honors colleges and universities and their leaders for promoting …

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Albuquerque Public Schools See Increase in Bad Behavior

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – The superintendent of the state’s largest school district says violence and bad behavior are on the rise in schools. Now Albuquerque Public Schools are sharing this warning with parents: Keep an eye on your kids. Rio Rancho Public Schools Facing TikTok Challenge Causing Theft, Vandalism APS …

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Iowa regents consider more private collaboration

Regents listen to an Iowa Board of Regents meeting at the Levitt Center for University Advancement in Iowa City on Thursday, June 3, 2021. The regents heard from the three presidents of the public universities during the open session. (Rebecca F. Miller / The Gazette) As the Board of Regents’ …

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2021 Alexandria District A School Board Candidates

In November 2021, voters in Alexandria will choose from 15 candidates for nine positions on the Alexandria City School Board. There are five candidates vying for three seats in District A, which covers the eastern part of Alexandria. Click here to access the profiles of candidates running in other districts …

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Stop undervaluing small institutions

Small to mid-sized institutions, such as Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia, can offer a more inclusive experience than leading large universities.Credit: Jay Paul / Getty Although we both grew up in separate oceans, we both attended a small undergraduate institution in North America before moving on to a large research-intensive …

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