Stark State lands in the city By the Beacon Journal editorial board When the Greater Ohio Policy Center released its 62.4 report in February, it recommended that the city of Akron adopt a “downtown first” strategy for economic development. It did so knowing that successful cities and regions have strong downtowns. Akron has made much […]
Stark State College to build Akron campus at Perkins Street and Route 8 By Rick Armon, Beacon Journal Stark State College will build its new Akron campus on 11 acres of vacant, city-owned property along Perkins Street near state Route 8 just northeast of downtown. The Jackson Township-based school — along with city, Summit County, […]
25-story tower proposed for RiverSouth downtown Columbus By Doug Buchanan, Columbus Business First A Columbus developer is proposing a 25-story “vertical city” in downtown’s RiverSouth district, complete with 10 floors of condominiums and apartments primarily targeted at millennials. Arshot Investment Corp. said its Millennial Tower would incorporate retail, office, residential and entertainment uses in 400,000 […]
Funding: Donor drugs For the past decade, venture philanthropists have been working to propel promising therapies and vaccines into the clinic, with some success. by: Cassandra Willyard, Nature In December 2015, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan made a stunning announcement. In a letter to their newborn daughter, the couple pledged to […]
Unveiling of Zero-Emission, Hydrogen Fuel Cell-Powered Bus Highlights First Day of OPTA Conference Source: Ohio Public Transit Association (OPTA) Apr 20, 2016 The debut of the zero-emission, fuel efficient future of public transportation was the highlight of the opening day of the Ohio Public Transit Association’s (OPTA) Annual Conference in Columbus as the first of […]
Arix Bioscience and BioMotiv Announce Strategic Partnership LONDON, April 18, 2016 – Arix BioScience Limited, a global healthcare and life science company supporting medical innovation, announced today that it has agreed to provide up to $25 million ca;ital to BioMotive LLC, a U.S.-based therapeutic accelerator organization providing access to pioneering science in leading universities. Arix […]
Charles River Laboratories and BioMotiv Enter into Strategic Partnership BusinessWire WILMINGTON, Mass.-Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NYSE: CRL) today announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with BioMotiv, LLC, the therapeutic accelerator company associated with The Harrington Project for Discovery & Development. Through this partnership, Charles River will provide discovery and preclinical development […]
ACCCE: New Web Page Counters Administration’s Talking Points with Intent to Inform “In this time, the administration has disparaged the industry and misrepresented the reality of the situation: Americans from all walks of life rely on this abundant, cost-saving resource.” WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity today launched Coal Facts, a […]
Grant will help BioMotiv spinoff develop drugs to fight inflammation By Chuck Soder, Crain’s Cleveland Business A $220,000 federal grant will help a BioMotiv spinoff company develop drugs designed to fight inflammation, according to a news release. The spinoff company, Sujana Biotech of Shaker Heights, is developing the technology with help from a San Diego-based […]
Stark State Gateway Center ‘wows’ incoming students Stark State College recently unveiled its new Gateway Center, a one-stop shop for admissions. By Brian Lisik, Incoming students at Stark State will experience a true one-stop portal to the admissions process with the completed construction of the Stark State College Gateway Center, Stark State President Dr. […]

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