R&D CLUSTER NEWS  |  November 2013
The Research & Development (R&D) Cluster is a collaborative effort to promote and develop Juneau and Southeast Alaska as a center for research.  The next cluster-wide meeting is November 5th at the University of Alaska Southeast. Please join in live or via teleconference to hear exciting updates on initiatives and be part of the future of research in Southeast.  Read more here. Please RSVP to Kevin Crowley jkcrowley@jedc.org.
 
If you have R&D News & Events you would like to share please send to Marie Franklin mfranklin@jedc.org
 
R&D EVENTS
October 31 - November 3
Sitka, AK

Tonight!
November 1
7:00 PM
Egan Lecture Hall, UAS

November 4-6
Centennial Hall, Juneau, AK

November 8
Noon - 4:00 PM
UAS Glacier View Room


January 29-30, 2014
Centennial Hall, Juneau, AK

CLUSTER MEETINGS
R&D Initiative 5 | Promoting STEM Education
Tuesday, November 5
2:30 - 3:30 PM
JEDC Conference Room 
612 W. Willoughby
meet

R&D Cluster Working Group Meeting 
Wednesday, November 6
3:00 - 5:30 PM
University of Alaska Southeast
Teleconference Info:
1-800-747-5150
Access: 1509107#
RSVP Kevin Crowley jkcrowley@jedc.org
CLUSTER UPDATE

Volunteer scientists & engineers needed to teach modules in elementary school classrooms. Volunteer training will be held Friday, November 

8th from 12-4 PM at the UAS Glacier View Room. 

 

Email Kevin Crowley jkcrowley@jedc.org for more information or to RSVP.  

View and print flyer 

  

ACRC announces Brown Bag Lunch Series, the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month.  Visit the ACRC website for more details and a list of speakers.

R&D Cluster 4, Marketing, is collecting research stories from around Southeast as well as compiling a comprehensive list of facility assets in our region. 
 
R&D Cluster 3, Connecting Research to Communities  is piloting a survey with the community of Wrangell to assess gaps between research and community needs. 
 
2014 UAS Undergraduate Student Awards for Research and Creative Activity is accepting applications. The competition is for undergraduate student awards for research, creative activity and scholarship for the 2014 spring, summer, and fall semesters.  Awardees receive up to $2,500 design and complete their own projects with the guidance of a faculty mentor. Learn more here
R&D NEWS
A new bat in town
Juneau Empire
November 1, 2013 

October 29, 2013

Juneau Empire
October 16, 2013

Link TV
October 11, 2013


October 2013 

 

Juneau Empire 
September 13, 2013

Alaska Public Media
September 4, 2013
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To learn more about Cluster activities or to get involved visit JEDC.org or email Kevin Crowley jkcrowley@jedc.org

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