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CCC Receives $1.05 Million AccelerateMS Grant, Expands Commercial Truck Driving Program

Coahoma Community College (CCC) has announced that its Division of Career and Technical Education (CTE) has been awarded $1,057,105.00 by Accelerate Mississippi (AccelerateMS) to expand its Commercial Truck Driving program and to create a Foundation of Mechatronics curriculum through a virtual reality space. AccelerateMS is the leading office for workforce development strategy and delivery in … Continue reading



Hampton University School of Pharmacy Professor Receives $4.8 Million Dollar Grant from NIH to Study Alzheimer’s Disease in Middle Aged African Americans

Associate Professor Dr. Travonia Brown-Hughes, School of Pharmacy, received a $4.8 million grant from The National Institute of Health (NIH). The grant, entitled “The Black American United Memory & Aging Project (BA-UMAP): An examination of cognitive decline in midlife and older Black adults using remote cognitive assessments, risk factors and biomarkers” will receive funding for … Continue reading


ASU Receives $74K NIH Pilot Grant to Tackle Health Equity and Researcher Diversity

Under a collaborative research opportunity, Alabama State University Cancer Biology Research and Training  (CBRT) researchers have received a pivotal one-year $73,942 pilot grant from the National Institute of Health’s Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML) Consortium to Advance Health Equity and Researcher Diversity (AIM-AHEAD). The pilot is led by the University of North Texas in partnership with … Continue reading