Mar 25 2014

MGHPCC project team wins Harvard Green Carpet Award

The Harvard Office for Sustainability has awarded the Harvard project team for the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center a Green Carpet Award. Click Here to read full article
FAS Research Computing News, Harvard

Mar 20 2014

A Big Scientific Bang

20140319171758-0 Following up on the announcement earlier this week that using the BICEP2 telescope (coupled to MGHPCC!!) researchers now have the first strong evidence of “cosmic inflation” at the birth of our universe, MIT physicist Alan Guth explains how these new results bolster his 1980 theory of cosmic inflation. Click Here to read full article
MIT News

Mar 18 2014

Scientists unveil key discovery tied to Big Bang

The BICEP2 telescope (foreground) and the South Pole Telescope in Antarctic Harvard-led team detects gravitational waves, evidence of cosmic inflation (computation c/o the Massachusetts High Performance Computing Center) Click Here to read full article
Boston Globe

Mar 18 2014

Research Computing powers computation behind BICEP2 discovery

BICEP2 - Image courtesy: Center for Astrophysics, Harvard MGHPCC contributes to first direct evidence of cosmic inflation. Click Here to read full article
Harvard Research Computing News

Mar 5 2014

Congressman Joe Kennedy III to host Gov. Patrick’s STEM Advisory Council meeting in Holyoke, tour UMass Amherst

11944285-mmmain Kennedy is slated to host the quarterly meeting of the STEM council March 3, 2014 at the Massachusetts Green High-Performance Computing Center on Cabot and Bigelow streets. Following the meeting, Kennedy will tour the STEM Diversity Institute at the UMass Amherst Life Science Laboratories. The STEM Diversity... Read more Click Here to read full article

Feb 18 2014

Massachusetts ranks 4th among U.S. states in LEED-certification survey

Massachusetts ranked fourth last year among states with the most LEED-certified green buildings, according to the U.S. Green Building Council. Among the Massachusetts projects to receive LEED certification in 2013: • The Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center in Holyoke, LEED Platinum •... Read more Click Here to read full article
Boston Business Journal

Feb 14 2014

GRAD Academy in Holyoke, MA Launches Cisco Academy

William J. Dean Technical High School has been busy this new year. Since reopening last fall, the newest member of the GRAD Academy network has been undergoing nonstop upgrades, renovations, and celebrations. The most recent of these improvements is the launching of Dean Tech’s Cisco Academy computer... Read more

Jan 31 2014

Holyoke Innovation District Hosts 2nd Annual Meeting

Screen Shot 2014-01-31 at 7.43.07 AM Local and state officials celebrated another successful year for the Holyoke Innovation District during its second annual meeting Thursday night. Click Here to read full article ABC40

Jan 24 2014

Industrial complex up for sale or lease in Holyoke’s emerging ‘Green Innovation District’

aglaia Availability for lease or sale announced of MGHPCC next door neighbor, 230,000-square-foot brick-and-beam industrial green complex at 195 Appleton Street. Click Here to read full article

Jan 16 2014

Holyoke Named Recipient of $250k Working Cities Challenge Grant

wcc2014-2000 “This award is more great news for the future of the City’s Innovation District,” Mayor Alex Morse said. “We’ve been working hard to position Holyoke to compete in the modern economy, which requires us to stimulate innovative projects and in businesses ventures. With the collaboration of some... Read more Click Here to read full article