Awards

Serco Recognized with 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion Award; Dave Dacquino Quoted

Dave Dacquino

U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia has recognized Serco as one of the 675 recipients of the 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion Award. “We accept the 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion Award with great pride and honor,” said Dave Dacquino, Serco Inc.’s chairman and CEO of Serco and previous Wash100 Award recipient. 

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Pavilion Data Systems Recognized for Innovative Flash Memory; Gurpeet Singh Quoted

Pavilion Data Systems

Pavilion Data Systems has been recognized with a Flash Memory Summit 2020 Best of Show Award for the Most Innovative Flash Memory Customer Implementation during the Flash Memory Summit 2020 Best of Show Awards. Pavilion is honored to empower our customers to achieve what was previously thought impossible by developing the Pavilion HyperParallel Flash Platform, which represents a revolutionary approach to storage architecture.” said, Gurpeet Singh, CEO Pavilion Data.

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NASA Selects Five Colleges for STEM Curriculum Development Grant

NASA has awarded five minority-serving colleges a total of $1.4 million to develop their STEM courses under the MUREP Innovations in Space Technology Curriculum program. The grant, awarded in partnership with the agency’s Space Technology Mission Directorate, provides the winning schools up to $330,000 and partners them with a NASA …

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New Data Lab Report Shows Federal Contract Spending Trends Over Time

A new data visualization posted in the Data Lab, which is the brainchild of the team behind the Department of Education’s USASpending.gov, seeks to present changing federal contract spending trends over the years, FedScoop reported Wednesday. The team also conducted research on how congressional appropriations affect federal contract spending. According …

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NNSA Selects Texas A&M University to Lead Low-Energy Nuclear Science CoE

The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration has selected Texas A&M University to administer a center of excellence on low-energy nuclear science under a five-year, $10 million agreement. The university will manage the Center for Excellence in Nuclear Training and University-based Research in support of the Stewardship Science Academic Alliances program, DOE said Thursday. …

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DOE Invests $60M in Nuclear Energy R&D Projects

The Department of Energy has invested $60 million to fund 13 nuclear technology research and development projects. The department said Friday its Office of Nuclear Energy supports the selection under the U.S. Industry Opportunities for Advanced Nuclear Technology Development funding opportunity announcement. The DOE will review applications quarterly and select more awardees throughout a five-year …

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