Archive for December 21, 2012

School Board Honors Quantum Foundation

The Quantum Foundation, Palm Beach County’s largest private foundation, awarded a $750,000 grant towards the realization of a $2.3 million Capital Campaign for the “new” Galaxy Elementary School. The fundraising is being managed by the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County. The Quantum Foundation grant specifically focuses on the “Wonderment Center”, a two-story focal point…

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Local Institutions Challenge Students in Scientific Competitions

Neuroscience Discovery Day attracted over 3,000 people, who enjoy the festivities including tours, lectures, panel discussions, interactive exhibits, and live music. This educational and fun day hosted by Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFIN) coincided with the official grand opening of their facility.   One of the highlights of the event was the Battle of…

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