Quilt News

The Quilt names Mike Phillips from LEARN as 2015 Board Chairman February 05, 2015

SEATTLE, Wash. (Feb. 5, 2015) – The Quilt, a national coalition of advanced U.S. regional networks for research and education (R&E) today announced its 2015 Quilt Executive Committee and named Mike Phillips, President and CEO of the Lonestar Education and..

Mark Your Calendars for the Quilt Winter Member Meeting – February 10 – 13, 2015 September 30, 2014

The Quilt will be returning to the La Jolla Shores Hotel and Beach and Tennis Club in February for our Winter Meeting. After a successful Meeting in Madison, the Program Committee has already set its sights to the February meeting..


Quilt Member News

Governor Beshear, Congressman Hal Rogers Launch Statewide Broadband Initiative, Beginning in Eastern Kentucky December 26, 2014

Macquarie Capital chosen as private sector partner to design and develop statewide system FRANKFORT, Ky. – A new public-private partnership will develop a robust, reliable, fiber “backbone” infrastructure to bring high-speed Internet connectivity to every corner of the Commonwealth –..

Nearly $500,000 grant set to expand opportunities for adult learners across West Virginia December 03, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Distance Learning and Telemedicine grant program is positioned to expand online learning opportunities for adults in West Virginia seeking to complete a Regents Bachelor of Arts (RBA) degree. Through..


R&E News

FIU awarded for AMLIGHT to provide an Advanced International Network for the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) through 2031 November 12, 2014

The AMLIGHT collaboration includes: The Academic Network or Sao Paulo (ANSP), The National Network of Brazil (RNP), The National Network of Chile (REUNA), The Regional Network for Latin America (CLARA), and The Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA)..