WILL TLAIB'S FIRST TERM IN CONGRESS BE HER LAST?
Rashida Tlaib's forthcoming term as the first female Muslim ever to serve in the U.S. Congress may end after two years if ...
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Should President Donald Trump come to Michigan to help energize support for Republican gubernatorial nominee Bill Schuette? Virg Bernero, former Lansing Mayor and 2010 Democratic gubernatorial nominee, says, "Yes." As a Democrat he wants Trump in Michigan as often as possible to drive independent-leaning voters to Democrat Gretchen Whitmer.
Bernero talks the August primary -- what Abdul El-Sayed, Shri Thanedar and Brian Calley could have done differently -- why Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan might have thrown him shade during a recent radio interview. Could it be because of MSU Board of...Continue reading "MIRS Monday Podcast, August 13, 2018"...
8/10/18 Interview with Kyle Melinn, editor of Michigan Information & Research Service (MIRS) newsletter.
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Tom Watkins: Passing of C. Patrick Babcock is a Real Loss
This week’s edition of #FundingFriday highlights recently announced grants from the Departments of Commerce, Interior, Education and Defense, as well as the National Endowment for the Arts.
Accelerating Innovation in Military Medicine Research Award
Department of Defense, Dept. of the Army
Closing Date: January 02, 2019
The AIMM Research Award is intended to support highly creative and conceptually innovative high-risk research with the potential to accelerate critical discoveries or major advancements that will significantly impact military health and...Continue reading "#FundingFriday: Federal Grants for Research, the Arts and Emergency Capabilities (August 10, 2018)"...
Starting today on www.MeL.org, you will find an area called “Getting Ready for October 1” which contains information to help you prepare for the upcoming database changes.
One of the newest resources on this page is an excel file called Database CrossWalk.
Worksheet 1 is a summary list of expiring, new and continuing eResources
Worksheet 2 links expiring eResources with new eResources. A brief description of the new eResources is also available and includes, where available,... Continue reading "MeL Minute : Getting Ready for October 1"...
Opportunities Throughout the U.S.
Support for Cultural Projects to Engage U.S. Muslims and Non-Muslims
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation: Building Bridges Grants Program
The Building Bridges Grants Program, an initiative of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, supports nonprofit organizations in the planning and implementation of projects that engage U.S.-based Muslim and non-Muslim populations in arts- and culture-based experiences designed to advance relationships and understanding for mutual well-being. Proposed projects should...
World Book Kids, a resource for K-5 learners, offers an abundance of content and tools designed to increase knowledge and enhance 21st century learning. Take a closer look at interactive articles, STEM resources, maps, pictures, videos, a section dedicated to animals, biographies, and more!
Start with the captivating, image-driven homepage...Continue reading "MeL Minute : World Book Kids"...
Republican Attorney General candidate Tonya Schuitmaker says she's ready to have more debates with convention opponent Tom Leonard, but he's not eager to sign up. Hear what Schuitmaker says about that, her view on abortion if Roe v. Wade is overturned, presumed Democratic AG nominee Dana Nessel and her interest level in being the GOP's Lieutenant Governor nominee.
Also, the Department of Enviromental Quality (DEQ) is...Continue reading "MIRS Monday Podcast, August 6, 2018"...