Social Innovation Business Plans from San Diego Students Solve Global Issues – from Off-Grid Water to Customized Latrines for the Disabled

Social Innovation Business Plans from San Diego Students Solve Global Issues - from Off-Grid Water to Customized Latrines for the Disabled
May 8, 2015 (PRWEB) May 08, 2015 A proposal for an off-grid water purification system to sustain small communities with drinking water during disasters and emergencies was the big winner in the University of San Diego’s fifth annual Social Innovation Challenge. The H2gO team from the University of San Diego was awarded $ 17,000 ...

SpringRole Adding 20,000 New Users Per Day to Solve Hiring Needs

Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2015 SpringRole, the job referral recommendation engine that makes it easier for employers to reach the best candidates, typically those who are currently employed, reveals today the milestone that they are steadily adding 20,000 new users per day. SpringRole crowdsources personal referrals by enabling people to refer within ...

Study Uses DNA to Solve Mystery of Sudden Unexplained Death

La Jolla, Calif. (PRWEB) December 10, 2014 Researchers at the Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) have launched a clinical trial aimed at cracking one of the toughest mysteries in forensic science — sudden unexplained death. The institute has teamed with the San Diego County Medical Examiner to sequence the genomes of adults, children and ...

NJIT Forms an Alliance with Drexel and Rowan to Solve Regional Water Problems

NJIT Forms an Alliance with Drexel and Rowan to Solve Regional Water Problems
Newark, NJ (PRWEB) November 14, 2014 Water experts at NJIT, Drexel University and Rowan University are joining forces to tackle the increasingly complex challenges affecting water resources in the region, from shrinking supplies, to industrial contamination, to climate change. In an alliance sealed this week on the NJIT campus with the signing of a ...