Resilience and Harvard University launch R&D alliance for biologics

National Resilience is committing $ 30 million to the alliance, funding research initiated by Harvard’s Office of Technology Development (OTD) focused on some new therapeutic and biofabrication technologies being developed in university labs. The alliance will give Resilience the opportunity to form new companies to drive these technologies into clinical development and commercialization. At the same time, a call for ...

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The road is long for car buyers this holiday season

The demand for the holiday season would remain strong, but the challenge of meeting that demand comes from the shortage of crisps. A customer looks at a car at a Maruti Suzuki dealership (Image for representational purposes only) The limited supply and growing demand have led to a long waiting period, which can last for months, for popular passenger vehicle ...

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Webinar Sees Frigid US-Pakistan Relations

PESHAWAR: Speakers at a webinar on Saturday observed that no warmer relationship between Pakistan and the United States could be seen in the near future due to the ‘stick versus carrot’ conundrum in Afghanistan under the Taliban. This was the focal point of the international webinar titled “The Taliban Regime in International Relations”, organized by the Department of International Relations ...

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Waukesha School District Suppresses Speech from LGBTQ Students

The Waukesha School District faces a potential lawsuit on top of another. The district is already facing a lawsuit for failing to protect students from COVID-19. Now it might be walk on First Amendment, the rights to freedom of expression too. A grassroots organization called Alliance for Education in Waukesha is organizing a petition against the superintendent and starting the ...

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Evan Weiss named new CEO of Newark Alliance

Seasoned financial and political expert to lead Newark’s non-profit organization committed to business and economic development October 15, 2021 The Newark Alliance, a leading nonprofit dedicated to the ongoing economic revitalization of New Jersey’s largest city, has appointed Evan S. Weiss as its new CEO. Currently a senior advisor for financial and strategic projects to Governor Phil Murphy, Weiss will ...

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“We are not machines”: Hollywood workers ready to strike for better conditions | American unions

At the start of the pandemic, Hollywood productions came to a screeching halt, leaving many workers out of work before things started to pick up with Covid-19 safety protocols in place. Since then, Hollywood workers say they have worked long hours and endured increased workloads, including mind-boggling work due to social distancing; wearing and distributing personal protective equipment during long ...

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7 Restaurant giants in the Joliet region form an alliance: 1st meeting set

JOLIET, IL – September saw the loss of the beloved Chicken-N-Spice restaurant in downtown Joliet on North Chicago Street. Since then, Chefy’s Kitchen has announced its closure this month on Plainfield Road. Additionally, on Plainfield Road, Russo’s Authentic Italian Deli & Cafe in Crest Hill will close its doors on the eve of its first anniversary. Even the national chains ...

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