Week of March 6, 2011
Quote of the Week:
Former White House economic adviser Lawrence H. Summers, in a speech to the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, on the impact of the stimulus program.
FACES OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY
"This grant has allowed us to move forward. We will be certifying sustainable development throughout the world."
YOUR RECOVERY DOLLARS AT WORK: NEWS & UPDATES
Don't Miss Out: Recovery & Reinvestment blog: Investing in clean energy: The cost-effective choice for a better future Read more.
98 Stimulus-funded clean energy projects in Greater Boston and northeastern Massachusetts celebrated
The Patrick-Murray Administration marked the two-year anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) by highlighting $23.6 million in investments in 98 clean energy projects in cities and towns throughout Greater Boston and northeastern Massachusetts. The investments in the region are financing projects that have employed over 500 people and are expected to yield over five megawatts of new renewable energy capacity. .
Stimulus Stories: Helping researchers today solve the problems of tomorrow
For researchers at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, a series of stimulus grants have ensured that scientists at the university can continue to conduct the research that will ultimately lead to a better understanding of how to treat disease, utilize technology and help our ecosystem thrive. UMass Dartmouth received a total of $1.01 million in stimulus funding to further the research that is being conducted here. Read more.
WHAT RECOVERY CAN DO FOR YOU: JOB & CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES
Opportunities for Individuals:
FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: Employment and Education Coordinator
Opportunities For Businesses: Search for Contracts
FEATURED CONTRACT OF THE WEEK: Teaching and Learning System Program Evaluation
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