Champion of Science Award Presentation on Friday, October 12 at Fermilab
GENEVA, IL—The Science Coalition, a collection of 50 of the leading public and private research universities in the United States, will present the Champion of Science Award to Congressman Randy Hultgren at Fermilab’s Ramsey Auditorium next Friday, October 12, 2012. The presentation will take place at 9:00 a.m. in the Ramsey Auditorium, and the press are invited.
WHAT: Presentation of The Science Coalition’s Champion of Science Award
WHEN: 9:00 a.m. Friday, October 12, 2012
WHERE: Ramsey Auditorium at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Kirk Road and Pine Street in Batavia, Illinois (driving directions available here)
WHO: Matthew Greenwald, University of Chicago
Pier Oddone, Fermilab Director
Robert A. Easter, University of Illinois President
Congressman Randy Hultgren, IL-14
The Science Coalition’s Champion of Science Award recognizes Members of Congress whose actions and votes consistently reflect their belief that basic scientific research, conducted at universities and national labs across the country, is essential to the nation’s ability to address pressing issues in health, security, energy and the environment, and additionally, that a strong federally supported basic research enterprise drives innovation that fuels the U.S. economy.