Small businesses to connect with research funding at conference

Small businesses that want to conduct and commercialize health-related research will connect with national experts and programs Oct. 28-30 in Sioux Falls. Close to 500 are expected to attend the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) 15th annual Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Conference held … Read Article

State universities face enrollment challenges as online classes soar and student-mix shifts

By Bob Mercer State Capitol Bureau Enrollments at South Dakota’s public universities rose in recent years because more people took off-campus courses, while the numbers of students physically attending classes declined system-wide in 2011 and again in 2012, according to a new report prepared for the state Board of Regents. … Read Article