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Instrumented Underwater Training Systems (IUTS)
$2,800,000 (12 comments ↓)

This earmark request is for the 2010 fiscal year.

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-18) requests $2,800,000 for:
Florida Keys Community College
5901 College Road
Key West, FL 33040

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Summary

Provide an advance in-water maritime security training program for the Department of Defense. This would be a good use of taxpayer money because it provides mission critical training to Navy divers and other Service customers responsible for securing service assets and maritime domains.

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IL

December 12, 2009, 10:48pm (report abuse)

Jill Landesberg-Boyle working with an extraordinary group of individuals and the Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen to take advantage of the extrodinary dive program at FKCC for this initiative.

IL

December 16, 2009, 9:08pm (report abuse)

Dr. Jill Landesberg-Boyle was notified today by Congresswoman Ross-Lehtenin's office that under the leadership of Dr. Jill Landesberg-Boyle the Florida Keys Community College received approval to receive the federal appropriation of $2.4mil for Underwater Instrumentation research and development.

Faculty FKCC

December 17, 2009, 7:01am (report abuse)

Under Jill Landesberg Boyle FKCC through her contacts with lleaders in congress has done wonders for the college, this is hard work and Thank You all, also Dr. Rice, W. Chaifant and our Crongress woman from South florida Ileana.

Landesberg-Boyle Fan

December 19, 2009, 9:01am (report abuse)

It is just amazing that Jill Landesberg-Boyle was able to make this happen. Who could have ever imagined that a small community college could have such a big part in a program like this? It just goes to show what leadership can do and that we do have hidden talents at our community colleges.

Sammy

January 7, 2010, 9:17pm (report abuse)

You can read more about this on Jill Landesberg-Boyle's Blog.

Sammy

January 7, 2010, 9:20pm (report abuse)

The hyperlink did not show up. Here is the URL to Dr. Jill Landesberg-Boyle's Blog.

blog.landesberg-boyle.com

Landesberg-Boyle Fan II

January 8, 2010, 2:52pm (report abuse)

This just goes to show what a true visionary can do for a college!

Sue L

January 12, 2010, 6:31pm (report abuse)

You can also see more about it on Congress woman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's site at ros-lehtinen.house.gov/PRArticle.aspx?NewsID=740

Both Dr. Jill Landesberg-Boyle and Bill Chalfant are mentioned.

Landesberg-Boyle Employees Sing Her Praises!

January 22, 2010, 8:39pm (report abuse)

And, you can watch a video of a board meeting where over 20 employees report how fabulous this truly awesome leader is! Check it out: http://www.tikilive.com/recorded/video/21623

Landesberg-Boyle Employees Sing Her Praises!

September 14, 2010, 2:10pm (report abuse)

She even one of the first Presidents in Florida who gave domestic partners of employees equal health care benefits!

jen

April 5, 2013, 8:31pm (report abuse)

Did this pass

Dive Program

May 20, 2013, 1:35am (report abuse)

Read more about Jill Landesberg-Boyle and the dive Program at http://divelogblog.wordpress.com/tag/fkcc/

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