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2014-07-28 12:28:49

St. Jude is one of 15 recipients honored for supporting military personnel MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has been named one of 15 recipients of the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) of the Department of Defense. The award is the highest honor given by the U.S. government to employers for their exceptional support of employees who serve in the...

2014-05-27 23:06:16

NHPRC Funding will be used to complete seven-volume Marshall Papers project documenting the life and career of George C. Marshall, who was Army Chief of Staff, US Secretary of State and US Secretary of Defense. Lexington, VA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 National Historic Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) awarded the George C. Marshall Foundation continuing support of $29,700 in the 2014-2015 year for the publication of volume 7, the final volume of The Papers of George Catlett Marshall....

2014-04-30 23:15:14

Dr. Stewart Shofner of Shofner Vision Center was recently awarded The Pro Patria Award for his support to Lt. Col. Kevin Johnson, USAF Reserves. Additionally, Dr. Shofner was nominated as one of top 30 finalists in the United States for the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support “Freedom Award.” Nashville, TN (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Renowned Eye Surgeon, Dr. Stewart Shofner of Shofner Vision Center was recently awarded the Pro Patria Award for his support in employing USAF...

2012-08-07 07:40:33

Program requires organizational, technological changes The current approach for identifying and destroying buried chemical munitions and related chemical warfare materials uncovered during environmental remediation projects is neither reliable enough nor has the capability to efficiently tackle large-scale projects, says a new report from the National Research Council. An alternative or modified approach is needed to remediate the Redstone Arsenal and other such projects on active and...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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