Quilt News

Regional Heritage Meeting & FARNET 30th Anniversary Reunion July 07, 2016 Quilt members and current regional networks are invited to participate in the Regional Heritage Meeting & FARNET 30th Reunion October 19-20 in Philadelphia, PA. The Reunion is being led by the Internet Legacy Institute. Read More...
The Quilt names CEN’s Scott Taylor chairman of the board June 27, 2016 The Quilt today announced its 2016 Quilt Executive Committee and named Connecticut Education Network (CEN) Director Scott Taylor as Chairman. Read More...

Quilt Member News

NJEDge.Net to Welcome New President and CEO in September August 18, 2016

NJEDge.Net has hired Samuel Conn, Ph.D., as its new president and CEO, effective Sept. 12, 2016, after a long and extensive search. Dr. Conn will take the reins of NJEDge.Net from founder, outgoing president and CEO, George G. Laskaris. NJEDge.Net,..

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Partnership Between University of Maryland and U.S. Army Research Laboratory Harnesses the Power of Defense Supercomputing to Create Opportunities for Scientific Discovery August 02, 2016

Strategic Alliance Offers Accessible, Enhanced HPC Resources  Benefiting Researchers, Higher Education, and National Security  COLLEGE PARK, MD – The University of Maryland (UMD) and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), the central laboratory that provides world-class research for the Army,..

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R&E News

NSF awards $110 million to bring advanced cyberinfrastructure to nations scientists, engineers August 23, 2016

The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced a $110 million award to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and 18 partner institutions to continue and expand activities undertaken through the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE). A virtual organization that..

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