Like almost all teenage girls, Kiaana Brown has long dreamt of her school formal – but she never imagined it would become a reality.
For years, policymakers and funding agencies have been asking whether there are metrics that can be used to determine whether our investments of financial and human capital in the research enterprise are wise. Are we supporting the best people with the best ideas at the best institutions to achieve the optimal level of outcomes? And, how do we measure progress or success?
The family of Kennedy Ann Hansen, a 16-year-old West Haven girl who died of Juvenile Batten Disease last week, hopes to continue sharing their daughter’s story of faith and love.