FKCC to share in 2.24 Mil thanks to Jill Landesberg-BoyleCongrats! Here's hoping FKCC can put the funds, and the program, to good use!
Dr. Jill Landesberg-Boyle, president of the Florida Keys Community College (FKCC), just found out that FKCC will share in $2.24 million of a special appropriation for Instrumented Underwater Training Systems (IUTS). Dr. Jill Landesberg-Boyle was instrumental in the efforts to have FKCC participate in this program and it is a big win for the college.
The college will take part in 3 areas:
Dr. Jill Landesberg-Boyle saw a hidden gem in the dive program at FKCC and this exciting news shows that she was right.
- Modeling and simulation of natural subsurface environments
- Diver training with simulated real-world scenarios
- Creating a training quality-control process in which new technologies, training methods and simulated environments are reviewed for continuous improvement.
Sunday, December 20, 2009
Go Jill Landesberg-Boyle!
It's always cool to hear of friend's family doing cool things. I can't put it better than the email did: