Grant opportunities from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is now inviting applications for three new Grand Challenges:   Putting Women and Girls at the Center of Development   Creating and Measuring Integrated Solutions for Healthy Birth, Growth, and Development (part of the All Children Thriving platform)   New Interventions for Global Health Applications for these new challenges […]

IUPUI center serves up science lesson with students’ lunch

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Food, with a helping of science, is being offered this week to youngsters at an Indianapolis school. The initiative pairs the Southeast Neighborhood School of Excellence charter school, known as SENSE, and the Center for Earth and Environmental Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. The school, 1601 Barth Ave., is where children go for free […]

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Herron exhibit provides intimate look at child-led households created by AIDS pandemic

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“Hope Seekers: Survival of Southern African Child-Led Households in the Shadow of HIV” February 5 – February 22, 2014 Marsh Gallery, Eskenazi Hall, 735 W. Michigan St. The HIV/AIDS pandemic in Swaziland is creating an epidemic of its own — an exploding number of households in the South African kingdom that are headed by children, […]