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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Kentucky Newsletter for Sunday July 28, 2019 ( 6 items )  

Computing Technology Industry Association and ITProTV Embark on a U.S. Tour Celebrating IT Professionals
GAINESVILLE, Florida, July 22 -- The Computing Technology Industry Association issued the following news release: CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications for technology professionals around the world, and ITProTV, the home of binge-worthy learning(TM) for IT professionals, have teamed up for a cross-country tour of U.S. cities to celebrate IT Professionals Week and generate participation in CompTIA ChannelCon 2019. The 15-city tour, which started in Florida, will   more

Foundation for Healthy Kentucky to Host Workshop On Infographics for Social Change Aug. 2
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, July 26 -- Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky issued the following news release: The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky will host a free all-day workshop on creating infographics that will inspire policy change and mobilize grass roots movement on Friday, Aug. 2, in Louisville. International speaker, Adobe Creative Residency alumna, and award-winning infographic designer Jessica Bellamy, will lead the workshop. Topics covered will include drafting icons, composing infograph  more

Kentucky Youth Advocates Issues Statement on E-Cigarette Tax Bill
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, July 23 -- Kentucky Youth Advocates issued the following statement by Executive Director Terry Brooks on the filing of e-cigarette tax bill: "Kentucky's kids scored a win today! And elected leaders in Frankfort reminded us that they can make a real difference on behalf of young people. "At a Coalition for Smoke-Free Tomorrow press conference, Representatives Jerry Miller and Kim Moser demonstrated state leaders' continued commitment to ending the epidemic of e-cigarette   more

National Association for College Admission Counseling Announces Randi Zuckerberg as Conference Keynote Speaker
ARLINGTON, Virginia, July 24 -- The National Association for College Admission Counseling issued the following news release: The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) today announced entrepreneur, bestselling author, and tech media personality Randi Zuckerberg as the keynote speaker for its 2019 National Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. Zuckerberg is the former director of marketing development for Facebook and the founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media, which focuses o  more

National Thoroughbred Racing Association Weekend Stakes Rundown: All Eyes on Enable in King George at Ascot
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, July 26 -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association issued the following news: * * * - Marquee Showdown on Tap in Vanderbilt * * * Each week, the NTRA will provide a guide to the best stakes races in North America and beyond. Races are listed in chronological order (all times Eastern). Full previews when available can be found through the link for each race. After capturing the Group 1 Coral-Eclipse Stakes at Sandown in her anticipated seasonal bow on June 6, champi  more

Presbyterian Church USA: Fifty Years After Apollo 11, Texas Church Still Commemorates Lunar Communion
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, July 22 -- The Presbyterian Church USA issued the following news: * * * - Congregation keeps God as center in historic event * * * As the nation reflects on the historic Apollo 11 moon landing 50 years ago, a church in Texas commemorates another event, the first lunar communion. Webster Presbyterian Church, located near the Johnson Space Center in Houston, was the church home for many astronauts, engineers, and scientists working for NASA during the Apollo program. Sh  more