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Academia and business prosperity go hand-in-hand, so it is imperative to keep tabs on the island’s educational efforts.

PR gets $4.7M for brain cancer research, 2 other projects
August 9, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González-Colón announced Tuesday awards adding up to more than $4.7 mi ...

USDA grants $100K to Coamo schools for healthy eating
June 13, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday the projects selected to receive the USDA’s annual farm to school ...

PR Consortium for Clinical Investigation allies with Yale
June 7, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Consortium for Clinical Investigation (PRCCI) has entered into an agreement with Yale University Center ...

Science Trust: Researchers accelerate PR’s econ. dev’t.
May 31, 2017, No Comments

A total of 33 research projects in different strategic sectors have received grants from the Puerto Rico Science, Techno ...

Brazilian startup Timokids opens operations in PR
May 30, 2017, 1 Comment

Hunt Holdings LP, an early stage tech investor in the U.S., added the edutainment startup Timokids to its portfolio, in ...

Institute of Statistics, Education partner to provide data
April 28, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Institute of Statistics and the Department of Education announced Thursday an interagency agreement that ...

Economics professors publish essays on PR’s situation
April 3, 2017, No Comments

Looking to present solutions to the island’s deep economic crisis for the past 11 years, a group of professors from th ...

Ford Fund awards $50K in scholarships, tech in P.R.
March 2, 2017, No Comments

As part of its Ford Driving Dreams program, Ford Motor Company Fund awarded 30 high school students from 9-12th grade wi ...

New aerospace center opens at UPR-Mayagüez
December 9, 2016, No Comments

Infotech Aerospace Services (IAS) and the University of Puerto Rico in Mayagüez announced Thursday the creation of an A ...

CienciaPR fundraises to promote scientific education
September 9, 2016, No Comments

Ciencia Puerto Rico (CienciaPR), the largest network of Puerto Rican scientists in the world, will launch today its #Con ...