Unnovation’ can move New England forward

Mean­while, New England’s fac­to­ries, once among the world’s most pros­perous, have ended decades of job loss and are now facing a new problem: recruit­ment. In 2012, Barry Blue­stone, dean of […]

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The ABCs of 3-​​D printing and laser tools

The 3-​​​​D groundswell is being embraced by acad­emia, as well. North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, for instance, opened a com­pre­hen­sive 3-​​​​D printing, 3-​​​​D scan­ning, and laser-​​​​cutting lab as part of its library system last […]

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Agency cites role in state’s economy

In the 10 years since the Mass­a­chu­setts School Building Authority was cre­ated, the agency has dis­trib­uted $10.5 bil­lion to help build and ren­o­vate hun­dreds of schools to improve the quality […]

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Mass. unemployment rate drops to 5.5%

The mix of the jobs has changed some­what,” said Alan Clayton-​​​​Matthews, a North­eastern Uni­ver­sity econ­o­mist. Mass­a­chu­setts is in its fifth year of recovery since the Great Reces­sion. As people have […]

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