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New Bedford High School Academy of Information Technology earns distinguished status

“New Bedford High School’s Information Technology Program receives NAF recognition. The New Bedford High School Academy of Information Technology, affiliated with the National Academy Foundation (NAF), has been recognized as a distinguished national high school program, it was announced at the NAF national summer conference in Dallas, Texas. The IT …

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UMass Dartmouth opens new $1.2M Biodegradability Laboratory

“The lab, formed through a Commonwealth and private partner collaboration, will explore plastics biodegradation in the environment. UMass Dartmouth recently opened its newest state-of-the-art research, learning and product development laboratory in the School for Marine Science & Technology. The Biodegradability Laboratory supports the development of biodegradable and ocean-safe plastics and …

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UMass Dartmouth awarded $750,000 Massachusetts Life Science grant to diversify the field

“The grant will create opportunities for students to access cutting-edge equipment for in-demand careers in life sciences industries. UMass Dartmouth recently received a $750,000 grant from the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center to connect students in one of the University’s most diverse science programs, Medical Laboratory Science (MLS), to resources that …

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New Bedford one of several cities to receive funds from state for early college programs

University of Massachusetts receives grant to launch new statewide Early College program with online classes. The Baker-Polito Administration today awarded more than $2 million to high schools and colleges, including the University of Massachusetts, that are developing new early college pilot programs aimed at significantly increasing the number of underrepresented …

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