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Federal Tipoffs Involving Indiana Newsletter for Sunday August 18, 2019 ( 9 items )  

EPA Awards $3,5280,000 to Indiana for Water Quality Protection
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Aug. 13 -- The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $3,528,000 to the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) to improve the health of Indiana's watersheds. The funding is awarded under Section 319 of the Clean Water Act, which authorizes EPA to provide grant money to states to implement nonpoint pollution control programs. "EPA continues to place a high priority on protect  more

Grissom Air Reserve Base JAGS Nominated for National Award
GRISSOM AIR RESERVE BASE, Indiana, Aug. 14 -- The U.S. Air Force (434th Air Refueling Wing) issued the following news: By Harrison Withrow Two of Grissom's judge advocates were recently nominated for the Reginald C. Harmon and Albert M. Kuhfeld awards. Lt. Col. Jeremy Flannery, 434th Air Refueling Wing staff judge advocate, and Maj. Joseph Ahlers, 434th ARW staff judge advocate, were both recognized for their exceptional performance in 2018 when they were selected as the 4th Air Force nominee  more

Ind. U.S. Attorney: Justice Department Celebrates Asset Recovery Unit
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Aug. 14 -- The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana, Josh Minkler, issued the following news release: * * * - The Southern District of Indiana sheds light on the Asset Recovery Unit to celebrate the hard work and dedication displayed throughout the department * * * There are a multitude of duties performed by the United States Attorney's Office (USAO) for the Southern District of Indiana (SDIN) that gain consistent recognition. The Asset Recovery Unit con  more

Indiana University-Purdue University to Receive $20,000 from Interior
WASHINGTON, Aug. 16 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior's U.S. Geological Survey announced that it intends to award a $20,000 cooperative agreement to the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis for Midwest Region fluvial erosion hazard toolkit. The agency description of the grant states: "The main objective of this project are to compile tools used identify fluvial erosion hazards in the Midwest Region to protect vulnerable infrastructure and improve community resiliency to flood   more

Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Hosts Five Hundred at the Fifth Annual Microelectronics Integrity Meeting
CRANE, Indiana, Aug. 15 -- The Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane issued the following news: Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) hosted its fifth annual Microelectronics Integrity Meeting (MIM) at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis Aug. 6-7. Five hundred professionals from across the country attended the event this year, including registrants from the Department of Defense (DoD), DoD contractors, academia, and industry. The MIM conference featured several speakers w  more

Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Launched First Summer Internship Program With the U.S. Naval Academy
CRANE, Indiana, Aug. 14 -- The Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane issued the following news: Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) launched its first summer internship program with the United States Naval Academy (USNA). Five USNA midshipmen were accepted to participate in internships supporting the fleet in Strategic Missions. Senator Todd Young (R-IN) initiated the partnership between USNA and NSWC Crane. "As a Naval Academy graduate, I am proud to see the collaborative   more

Secretary DeVos to Highlight Second Chance Education Program
PENDLETON, Indiana, Aug. 14 -- The U.S. Department of Education issued the following media advisory: Event Date 1: August 14, 2019 - 2:00pm U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will visit the Pendleton Juvenile Correctional Facility on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, to highlight a second chance education program that teaches incarcerated individuals computer coding. The Last Mile teaches young adult learners front end software engineering, and upon completion of the one year program, they will h  more

USAID Issues Statement on Deputy Administrator Glick's Travel to Indiana
WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 -- The U.S. Agency for International Development issued the following statement by Spokesperson Tom Babington on Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick's travel to Indiana: "United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick traveled to Indiana to announce a new USAID partnership with Purdue University and meet with private-sector and university leaders in Indianapolis and West Lafayette August 12-13. "On August 12, Deputy Administrator   more

Vendors Needed for Seasonal Farmer's Market at National Park
WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior's National Park Service issued the following news release: The National Park Service is seeking regional vendors as part of a small farmer's market at Indiana Dunes National Park's Chellberg Farm on Fridays during the fall harvest season. Potential vendors for this market include local farmers, specialty food producers, food trucks, & artisans. Chellberg Farm is managed by the National Park's Volunteer Program in partnership with the D  more