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LOC employee uses imaging technology to uncover history

Sammies nominee Fenella France is a preservation scientist in the preservation research and testing division of the Library of Congress.

Tags: Fenella France , Library of Congress , Service to America Awards ,

Tuesday - 06/14/2011, 03:35pm EDT

Land preservation, job growth all in a day's work for SAMMIES finalist

Mary Pletcher is the Deputy Recovery Coordinator and Acting Deputy Director at the National Business Center at the Department of the Interior's Office of Policy, Management and Budget. She's also a Service to America Medal finalist in the Call to Service category

Tags: In Depth , Service to America Medals , Dept. of Interior , Mary Pletcher

Tuesday - 06/07/2011, 07:28pm EDT

SAMMIES finalist advanced mental health care

Neal Brown is the chief of community support programs at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Tags: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Adminis , Neal Brown , Service to America Medal , In Depth

Tuesday - 05/31/2011, 03:10pm EDT

Vet Centers grow under caring hands

Alfonso Batres' life has been dedicated to one important mission—addressing the needs of our nation's veterans and their families. We talk with him about that and it led him to become a finalist in thie year's Service to America Medals.

Tags: Federal Drive , SAMMIES 2011 , VHA , Alfonso Batres

Monday - 05/23/2011, 10:31am EDT

Whistleblower protection reinforced at DoD

Civilian Pentagon whistleblowers need protection. It's the job of Daniel Meyer the director of whistleblowing and transparency at the Department of Defense's Office of the Inspector General.

Tags: Service to America Medals , Daniel Meyer , DoD , In Depth

Monday - 05/16/2011, 06:01pm EDT

USGS' Hsieh helped stop Gulf Coast oil spill

The work by Dr. Paul Hsieh has led to a nomination for a Service to America Medal in the Science and Environment category.

Tags: Paul Hsieh , USGS , Service to America Medals , oil spill , Gulf Coast , In Depth

Tuesday - 05/10/2011, 05:51pm EDT

Humvee to ambulence in under 60 seconds

We continue our Sammies tracker series

Tags: Federal Drive , technology , Fort Detrick , Jamie Lee

Monday - 08/30/2010, 10:40am EDT

Sammies nominee creates eco-friendly building

A building that runs on almost no energy. It's not magic, it's called a net zero building -- and the Energy Department can now boast of creating the world's largest.

Tags: technology , Department of Energy , Jeff Baker , Office of Laboratory Operations , green government , Sammies 2010 , Partnership for Public Service , Dorothy Ramienski , DorobekInsider

Monday - 08/16/2010, 05:11pm EDT

Sammies nominee fights global warming

Dr. Susan Solomon is with NOAA and works on global warming issues.

Tags: technology , management , NOAA , Dr. Susan Solomon , global warming , climate change , Service to America Medal , Partnership for Public Service , DorobekInsider , Dorothy Ramienski

Tuesday - 07/27/2010, 03:37pm EDT

Sammies nominee works to stop AIDS

Since 1981 an estimated 25 million people have died of AIDS worldwide.

Tags: technology , management , Sammies 2010 , Service to America Medal , Partnership for Public Service , CDC , Dr. R.J. Simonds , DorobekInsider

Tuesday - 07/06/2010, 04:15pm EDT
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