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Just Released: Otis Report on the Creative Economy of California

May 25, 2016

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The Otis Report on the Creative Economy of California was launched at a public hearing before the Joint Committee for the Arts in Sacramento. The report, which includes a snapshot of the LA-OC region, reveals that the state's creative workforce contributes $374 billion to the California gross product.
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Just Released: On the Path to SunShot Reports

May 25, 2016

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The U.S. Energy Department released the On the Path to SunShot reports, a series of eight research papers examining the state of the U.S. solar energy industry and the progress made to date toward the SunShot Initiative's goal to make solar energy cost-competitive with other forms of electricity by 2020. Read more

IES Releases Research Funding Webinars Schedule

May 25, 2016

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The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) will hold a series of webinars for those who are interested in Fiscal Year 2017 funding opportunities. The webinars, hosted by the National Center for Special Education Research (NCSER) and the National Center for Education Research (NCER), are free and will cover a wide variety of topics. Read more

Award News: Computer Science/World Music Collaboration Continues for Third Year

May 16, 2016

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Dr. Ani Nahapetian and Dr. Gloria Melara (Computer Science) and Dr. Ric Alviso (Music) have received a $50,000 grant from the Association of American Colleges and Universities for the final year of Learning to Code by Making Music: The Introduction of Computer Science Coursework with World Music Applications for the Retention of Underrepresented Students in STEM. Read more

Award News: Army Increases Support for Dr. Nicholas Kioussis

May 16, 2016

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Dr. Nicholas Kioussis, Professor of Physics & Astronomy and Director of the W. M. Keck Computational Materials Theory Center, has received a $25,000 contract from the U.S. Army to continue his research, Identification of Surface Defect Candidates and their passivation in Strained-Layer Type-II Superlattices for Infrared Detectors. Read more

NSF Director Unveils Big Ideas

May 16, 2016

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France Córdova, the director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) in Arlington, Virginia, has unveiled a research agenda intended to shape the agency’s next few decades and win over the next U.S. president and Congress.
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