Grant McGimpsey

An international partnership between Kent State University, the Ohio Academic Resource Network (OARnet) and Ireland’s National Research and Education Network (HEAnet) has been selected to provide advanced technical expertise in building the Bangladesh Research and Education Network (BdREN) through an international competition. Kent State recently finalized the agreement under which the university will receive $1.25 million over the next three years. The BdREN project is financed by the World Bank. Engineers and experts from both sides will collaborate extensively in planning the advanced netw...