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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 1, 2015 Bloomington, IN On May 1 at the Indiana University Biology Student Awards Ceremony, Briana K. Whitaker was named recipient of the $2,500 George E. Archer Foundation's Fred Seward Award for 2015.  George Hegeman, Professor Emeritus of Microbiology at Indiana University and longtime board member of the Archer Foundation talked with Briana immediately after the award ceremony.  Briana is a second year Ph. D. student working in the laboratory of Professor Keith Clay in the Biology Department at IU, Bloomington.  Briana is also the recipient of an NSF Research...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 17, 2015 Bloomington, IN: Hoosier Hills Food Bank Gardening & Gleaning Coordinator Bobbi Boos accepts a grant check for $1,300 from Art Jacques, CFO of the Bloomington based George E. Archer Foundation. Bobbi was in the process of preparing planting beds for 250 lbs. of seed potatoes to be planted that day, Friday, April 17, Global Youth Service Day by 30 volunteers from Monroe County high schools. This planting is expected to yield up to 4,000 lbs. of potatoes which are always in high demand at the food bank. The Archer grant funds this project along with...