(Washington, DC - September 3, 2014) - Costco Wholesale Corporation, the nation’s second largest retailer, has agreed to cut its emissions of ozone-depleting and greenhouse gas chemicals from refrigeration equipment at more than half of its stores nationwide. See full article
The next Radiation Safety Committee meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, September 24, 2014, from 2:00pm to 3:00pm in Rudman Hall G04. The Committee webpage can be viewed at /research/radiation-safety-committee-rsc.
Please contact Michele Arista, UNH Radiation Safety Officer at 603-862-3607 or firstname.lastname@example.org in Environmental Health and Safety with any questions.
The Academy of Management’s Ethics Education Committee has produced an eight part Ethics of Research & Publishing Video Series. Videos range from 5 to 10 minutes in length, and topics include authorship, plagiarism, reporting research, and publishing in journals. The videos could be used in seminars, classes, and lab meetings to facilitate discussion about these and related issues.
RCC is excited to welcome Drupal programmer Erin Dame to the Software Development Group. Erin has been working with RCC as a contractor on the Institute for Health Policy and Practice Medicaid Quality Information System (MQIS) project since December of 2013. As a full time staff member, Erin will continue to apply his skills to MQIS as well as to other new projects requiring Drupal web programming.
The Operating Innovative Networks (OIN) workshop was held on the UNH campus August 26 – 27, 2014. The workshop brought together networking experts from around the country to train university network engineers to build networks to support data intensive science.
In attendance from RCC were Rob Anderson, Patrick Messer, Mark Maciolek, and Tom Baker. Participants learned about science DMZ construction and dynamic networks. They were also given the opportunity to perform hands-on problem solving in virtual environments.
The ARPA-E Summit - the preeminent energy innovation event of the year - will be held February 9-11, 2015 at the Gaylord Convention Center outside Washington, DC. Now in its sixth year, the Summit offers a unique, three-day program aimed at moving disruptive energy technologies out of the lab and into the market.