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Helmsley Trust Awards $4.7 Million for Crohn's Research

Helmsley Trust Awards $4.7 Million for Crohn's Research

Posted May 13, 2019

Grants of $3.5 million and $1.2 million will fund efforts to create a stem cell-based "gut-in-a-dish" model of Crohn's disease and refine software used to translate two-dimensional medical imagery into interactive 3D images that better reveal strictures in the small and large intestines....

Deal say over you age from (05/11/19)

Deal say over you age from (05/11/19)

Posted May 11, 2019

News and staff announcements from community foundations in California, Connecticut, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas....

Report Urges Congress to Reauthorize Higher Education Act

Report Urges Congress to Reauthorize Higher Education Act

Posted May 10, 2019

The report from the KIPP Foundation outlines five recommendations for reforming the American higher education system to ensure that students from low-income families, students of color, and first-generation students gain access to and succeed in college and beyond....

Kansas State University College of Business Awarded $20 Million

Kansas State University College of Business Awarded $20 Million

Posted May 10, 2019

The gift will support the creation of a Digital Learning Repository and a Center for Financial Analysis and will drive business school initiatives in the areas of corporate engagement, student recruitment, data-driven decision making, and marketing....

Winners of $25 Million Google AI Challenge Announced

Winners of $25 Million Google AI Challenge Announced

Posted May 9, 2019

Through the competition, twenty projects and organizations will receive funding and assistance in addressing some of the world's most pressing social, humanitarian, and environmental challenges....

Baylor University Receives $100 Million Gift From Anonymous Donor

Baylor University Receives $100 Million Gift From Anonymous Donor

Posted May 7, 2019

A significant portion of the gift will create a dollar-for-dollar matching fund in support of the Baylor Academic Challenge, a new fundraising initiative aimed at maximizing the university's investments in promising research and academic programs....