Rachel Coker, director of research advancement, submitted a winning proposal to the Council for Advancement and Support of Education’s District II Venture Capital Fund. The grant of up to $2,500 will support an ongoing partnership of Binghamton University, Cornell University and the University of the Free State in South Africa. The Venture Capital Fund supports multi-institutional professional development initiatives. Coker’s grant was awarded in the December 2013 round of funding.
February 5, 2014