Four STPF Alumni Lead the Big Data Charge
By Joy Metcalf Late last year, the National Science Foundation (NSF) granted $5 million dollars to establish four Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs covering all 50 states with more than 250
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exponential growth – professionally and personally.”
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Climate Change Hits Conflict Zones Harder: Syria Case Study
The impact of global warming has been linked to the severity of droughts, water scarcity, and food shortages in war-torn Syria, but now an internationally recognized expert on water resources has
National Laboratories Confront National Challenges
By Joy Metcalf Throughout the United States, all 17 Department of Energy (DOE) National Laboratories use innovative science to confront and overcome many challenges the nation faces. Whether it is
Science by Scientists: S&T Policy fellows Produce New Podcast
Listen up, podcast fans: The AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellows are working to cultivate public dialogue on science and science policy with the help of a new medium. Developed, written, and
Having contributed as a fellow to the National Science Foundation (NSF) US Ignite program, Nishal Mohan (2013-15 Executive Branch Fellow at NSF) is now national community leader at US Ignite where he is responsible for implementation of the Smart Gigabit Communities initiative.
Kevin Whittlesey (2006-07 Congressional Fellow sponsored by Optical Society of America and Materials Research Society) has moved into the gene therapy field at 4D Molecular Therapeutics as director of program and alliance management.