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Reflections on Asian-American Heritage Month

(Photo by Jerry Kelleher, MassDOT)  by Nam Pham As we celebrate Asian American Heritage month, it is fitting that we praise our high achievers and take satisfaction in their success. That sense of pride is something all of us share – Black, White, Asian, and Latino – about who we […]

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Congratulations Massachusetts Class of 2015 College Graduates

(Northeastern University 2015 Commencement. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University.) It is commencement season in Massachusetts this spring, a joyous time of year for students graduating from any of the 110 public or private colleges and universities in the Commonwealth. Congratulations to the 110,000+ student graduates in the Massachusetts Class of 2015 […]

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Massachusetts Senate Conducting “Commonwealth Conversations” in February & March

The Massachusetts Senate has launched a state wide listening tour called Commonwealth Conversations, a series of grassroots forums designed to connect state legislators directly with constituents to hear their ideas, concerns and suggestions. The series kicked off on February 4, 2015 in Western Massachusetts, and continues on Wednesday, February 11 […]

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Governor Baker Announces $4 million grant to UMass Lowell for new research collaborative

Governor Charlie Baker announced a $4 million grant from the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative (MassTech) to UMass Lowell to support the school’s new Printed Electronics Research Collaborative (PERC). The four-year grant award, part of the Collaborative Research and Development Matching Grant Program, is being matched by $12 million in industry support. […]

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