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The $100 billion would go to a new technology directorate at the National Science Foundation — coming in at more than double NSF’s traditional funding.
Some advocates worried that money would warp NSF’s culture, shifting focus from basic research to the applied sciences work of the new directorate.
A directorate has its own staff, and it is headed by someone who generally reports to the national security adviser.Vice presidential debate: Highlights and fact-checks|Colby Itkowitz, Anne Gearan, Matt Viser, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|October 8, 2020|Washington Post
Dawn Meyerriecks, who heads the agency’s science and technology directorate, says the best-case scenario is that the agency’s research and development could end up paying for itself.CIA’s new tech recruiting pitch: More patents, more profits|Patrick O'Neill|September 21, 2020|MIT Technology Review
A sergeant from the Directorate General of Prisons, Mina Olmedo, was shot and killed, and eleven other guards were badly injured.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens|Jeff Campagna|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As part of the scoping officers were given unprecedented access to Special Forces Directorate records.Why Did Police Spend Three Months Investigating Rogue SAS Soldiers Diana Murder Claims?|Tom Sykes|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A civil war in 1970 was won by the East Bankers and they control the army and the General Intelligence Directorate.
The Inter-Services Intelligence directorate is widely held to have been involved in his killing.
Although it's too early to accuse the ISI, Hasan says, he nevertheless thinks the directorate has to be a top suspect.
One discovers it still as vigorous under the Directorate as if there had been no revolution.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
But in 1855, when Sir Joseph joined his father in the directorate, it had grown by successive additions to 70 acres.
It is only once in a generation that a man like Harriman, who can bend a whole mighty directorate to his absolute will, arises.The Modern Railroad|Edward Hungerford
Such were the principal changes made in the ascriptions of the pictures during Sir Edward Poynter's directorate.
Thereupon Colonel Thorp rose and begged leave to withdraw his name from the directorate of the company.The Man From Glengarry|Ralph Connor