UNC system taps new interim chancellor for UNC School of the Arts

To fill an upcoming leadership void at UNC School of the Arts (UNCSA), UNC System interim president Bill Roper has tapped the dean of the university's music school, Brian Cole, to serve as interim chancellor.  Cole, who has in his role since 2016, w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

UNC System picks Winston-Salem dean to lead Fayetteville State University

Winston-Salem State University will be losing a dean to fill a leadership gap at Fayetteville State University. Dr. Bill Roper, the UNC System interim chancellor has announced that Peggy Valentine will serve as the interim chancellor of Fayettevil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Golden Leaf president to serve as interim chancellor of ECU

Dan Gerlach, president of the Golden Leaf Foundation, has been tapped to serve as the interim chancellor of East Carolina University. University of North Carolina System Interim President Bill Roper announced that Gerlach will take over the posit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

Alabama School of Fine Arts executive director is retiring

The executive director of the Alabama School of Fine Arts is retiring after seven years in the role. Michael W. Meeks will remain on in an interim capacity of the public, tuition-free Birmingham magnet school while the board of trustees searches for a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2018

University of Maryland chancellor Caret on football scandal: "Let’s try to get this done and behind us"

University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert L. Caret continues to hear the same phrase when it comes to the investigation clouding over the University of Maryland football program: "Let's just get it done." The state's flagship school has bee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2018

CalPERS taps Sac State grad to run fixed-income division

The California Public Employees’ Retirement System has named Arnold Phillips managing investment director of global fixed income, which was the fund’s most lucrative investment class in the most recent fiscal year. Phillips, a graduate of Calif.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2019

Accenture taps Arlington-based Julie Sweet as global chief executive

Accenture Inc.'s board of directors has appointed Greater Washington-based North American CEO Julie Sweet to global chief executive effective Sept. 1. David Rowland, who was named interim CEO in January, has been appointed Accenture's executive ch.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Ohio State"s new health chancellor joining at "all-time highs and getting even better," President Drake says

With Hal Paz in his first month as chancellor for health affairs at Ohio State University, the health system is finally ready to fulfill decades of ambition to lead nationwide changes in medicine, OSU President Michael Drake says......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Beat the System: Nancy Pelosi is absolutely right about Twitter

Twitter isn’t a guide to public opinion. It’s basically middle school......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 9th, 2019

Newsmakers: Longtime OhioHealth CEO Dave Blom leaves $4 billion system and legacy in economic development

Dave Blom was named interim CEO in 2001 and got the permanent job after leading a turnaround from financial losses to surplus. Today, OhioHealth is a $4 billion system of 12 hospitals and more than 200 outpatient sites......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2019

Teachers Are 3 Times More Likely to Need a Second Job to Make Ends Meet

One frequent criticism of the U.S. school system, particularly public schools, is that teachers are paid less than people in many other professions. New research shows some teachers cannot make ends........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 2nd, 2019

School district finds solution to rising health care costs

A local school district worked with a Midwestern health care system to make health care more affordable and accessible for its employees and their families. Partnering with Advocate Aurora Health, Kettle Moraine School District in Waukesha County, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2019

MIB: Blackrock’s Andrew Ang

This week, we speak with Andrew Ang, director of BlackRock’s $210 billion dollar factor strategies group. The former Professor of Finance at Columbia Business School is the author of Asset Management: A System.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJun 29th, 2019

Prince George"s health system names new interim leader

University of Maryland Capital Region Health, the group overseeing a new $543 million hospital under construction in Largo, named a new interim leader Friday to replace President and CEO Sherry Perkins, who is set to step down next week after less .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

Golden Leaf announces search for next president

Dan Gelrach stepped away from the role to serve as interim chancellor of East Carolina University......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2019

In the spotlight: Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts shines a new beacon on Houston’s downtown

A 1.32-acre city block in downtown Houston is now home to a new five-story magnet school......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJun 14th, 2019

MFA hires Casner & Edwards to investigate racist incidents

Casner & Edwards LLP senior counsel Scott Harshbarger has been tapped by the Museum of Fine Arts to lead an external investigation into the racist comments and treatment allegedly directed at local middle school students on a recent visit to the mus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019

New Austrian chancellor sworn in with interim government

Brigitte Bierlein, until now the head of Austria's top court, has been sworn in as the country's new chancellor at the head of an interim government that will serve until after an election expected in September......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 3rd, 2019

The History And Results Of America"s Disastrous Public School System

Authored by Justin Spears via The Foundation for Economic Education, All across the nation, students are being prodded like cattle into classrooms, and the one-size-fits-all approach is failing them. There is a popular saying that “the proof is.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 2nd, 2019

UNCSA chancellor Bierman to head UNC-TV

Bierman will stay within the UNC System in his new role......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2019

A 244-word commencement speech and first generation college graduates

Editor's note: At a special ceremony for first-generation college graduates at Tufts University, James Glaser, dean of the school of arts and sciences, gave a commencement speech comprised entirely of questions. The slightly edited text of the spee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2019