Sunday - September 20, 2020
Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Indiana Newsletter for Sunday November 17, 2019 ( 14 items )  

AgriBusiness Association of Kentucky Schedules Events
FRANKFORT, Kentucky, Nov. 13 -- AgriBusiness Association of Kentucky has announced the following event: Kentuckiana Crop Production Seminar KYANA 2019 Save the Date.png YOU'RE INVITED! Fall is in the air and that means the Kentuckiana Crop Production Seminar is right around the corner. This year's program once again offers two days of education, networking, and continuing education credits to maintain your professional certifications. The Kentuckiana is co-hosted by the AgriBusiness Associat  more

American Camp Association Schedules Events
MARTINSVILLE, Indiana, Nov. 13 -- The American Camp Association has scheduled the following event: Nov 21 Accreditation Process Workshop - ACA, Southeastern-Mableton GA Nov 21 Accreditation Office Hours: Administration Standards Nov 22 NE Associate Visitor Course 11.22.19-North Oxford MA Dec 3 Accreditation Process Workshop - ACA, Oregon Trail-Gresham OR Dec 3 Accreditation Process Workshop - ACA, Evergreen-Gresham OR Dec 3 ACA, Southeastern - South Carolina State Event: Recipe for Success  more

Aspen Institute Announces the Longlist for the 2020 Aspen Words Literary Prize
ASPEN, Colorado, Nov. 14 -- The Aspen Institute issued the following news release: * * * - Sixteen titles are in the running for the $35,000 award recognizing fiction that addresses vital contemporary issues * * * Aspen Words, a program of the Aspen Institute, today announced the longlist for the Aspen Words Literary Prize (AWLP), a $35,000 annual award for a work of fiction that addresses a vital contemporary issue. * Opioid, Indiana by Brian Allen Carr (Soho Press) * Your House Will Pay   more

Association of Telecom Management Professionals Research Releases Analysis of IoT Vendor Metova
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Nov. 14 -- The Association of Telecom Management Professionals issued the following news release: AOTMP(R) today released its Research Vendor Visibility Profile, an independent, third-party analysis of Metova's IoT capabilities for mid-market businesses, enterprises, and vendors alike. AOTMP(R) Research found that Metova stands out from its competitors in large part due to its holistic digital transformation partner approach to IoT. AOTMP(R) Research found that Metova's   more

Bob's Discount Furniture and Indianapolis Colts Team Up With Operation Homefront to Surprise Local Military Family With Home Makeover
ANDERSON, Indiana, Nov. 12 -- Operation Homefront issued the following news release: On Veteran's Day 2019, Bob's Discount Furniture, one of the fastest growing furniture retailers in the United States, partnered withthe Indianapolis Colts and Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit that serves America's military families, to surprise the Sawyer family of Anderson, Ind. with a home makeover and new furniture. The day's makeover began as the Bob's team delivered furniture for the family's home  more

EVENT Dec. 3-4, 2019: 44th Annual Air and Waste Management Association Information Exchange
WASHINGTON, Nov. 11 -- The Air and Waste Management Association has announced the following event: 44th Annual A&WMA Information Exchange, Dec. 3-4, Marriott at Research Triangle Park, Durham, North Carolina. * * * Keynote Address: Why I Still Have Hope, Janet McCabe, Professor of Practice, Indiana University McKinney School of Law * * * Agenda: - 2017 National Emission Inventory, Madeline Strum, Environmental Engineer, EPA/OAQPS - Air Sensors - An EPA Perspective, Kristen Benedict, Scien  more

Greater Fort Wayne: Queen Nails Bar & Spa Grows Into Second Location
FORT WAYNE, Indiana, Nov. 11 -- Greater Fort Wayne issued the following news: A local hotspot for beauty and relaxation is opening its second location. Queen Nails Bar & Spa will bring its stress-melting services to the northeast side of Fort Wayne, marking the grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony set for 3 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 18 at 6051 Stellhorn Rd., Suite A. Queen Nails Bar & Spa is an upscale nail salon and wine bar, known by customers as an after-work and weekend oasis. Services   more

Lumina Foundation Awards $500,000 Grant to Virginia to Close Gaps in Educational
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Nov. 13 -- The Lumina Foundation issued the following news release: * * * - Fourth state committed to fair educational outcomes receives Lumina's Talent, Innovation, Equity support * * * Virginia today joins Colorado, Oregon, and Tennessee in receiving a Lumina Foundation grant to increase educational attainment for students of color. Lumina awards grants to states to help eliminate educational disparities between the overall population and their Black, Latino, and Nat  more

Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise Journal Issues 22 Research Articles in December 2019 Edition
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Nov. 14 -- The Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Journal, a journal from the American College of Sports Medicine that says it features current topics in sports medicine and exercise science, published 22 research articles, including the following topics, in its December 2019 edition: * Area-level Socioeconomic Environment and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Youth * Correlates of Children's Physical Activity: A Canadian Multisite Study * Cytokine and Sclerostin Re  more

NFHS Network Begins Coverage of High School Football Playoff Games
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Nov. 14 -- The National Federation of State High School Association issued the following news release: Now in its seventh year of broadcasting high school events online, the National Federation of State High School Associations' live and on-demand streaming service - the NFHS Network - has embarked on its extensive lineup of state football playoff games. In the past year, the NFHS Network, a joint venture among the NFHS, its member state associations and PlayOn! Sports,   more

PETA: State Police Face Challenge Over Statements About Pig Farm Footage
BROWNSTOWN, Indiana, Nov. 15 -- People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals issued the following news release: * * * - PETA Wants Answers After Police Admit That 'Some' Video Footage Was Shot at East Fork Farms, yet File No Charges, Fail to Investigate Where Other Scenes of Cruelty Were Shot, and Can't Back Up Claim That Whistleblower 'Staged' Some Footage * * * This morning, PETA sent an urgent letter requesting an explanation of the Indiana State Police's public statements that East Fork F  more

Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County: Unbound' Exhibit at Main Library Extends Run Into January 2020
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Nov. 13 -- The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County issued the following news release: The Unbound exhibit at the Downtown Main Library, featuring the creative writings and visual art of people who have experienced incarceration and are in various stages of returning to our communities, has had its run extended until the end of January. In partnership with the Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana and the Hamilton County Office of Reentry, the Public Library of Cin  more

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing: A Nurse's Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing a Dissertation or DNP Project
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Nov. 11 -- The Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing issued the following news: Creating a dissertation or academic project is a demanding and complicated process, presenting a unique set of challenges for authors. Navigating the publishing process presents further challenges. Creating the best article and finding the most appropriate journals often leaves first-time authors frustrated and intimidated. In A Nurse's Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing a Diss  more

Tyler Diers Joins TechNet as Midwest Executive Director
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois, Nov. 13 -- TechNet, a network of technology CEOs and senior executives that promotes the growth of the innovation economy, issued the following news release: TechNet, the national, bipartisan network of innovation economy CEOs and senior executives, today named Tyler Diers as its new Executive Director for Illinois and the Midwest. Based in Springfield,Illinois, Diers will oversee TechNet's state advocacy and political activities in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentuc  more