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Encore Series: Formosa Quartet | Asian society

Asian society at home We bring Asia Society directly to you! Learn, have fun and explore as we continue to present and produce videos, family activities, interactive webcasts and more. Learn more Asia Society Texas’ Encore Series brings you the best of our in-person programs, in bite-size form. Revisit highlights from events you’ve enjoyed live […]

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Founding members of the Colorist Society Hollywood featured in a panel at the 2022 NAB Show

Three founding members of The Colorist Society Hollywood, a new chapter of the Global Colorist Society (CSI), will discuss their group’s ambitious plans to promote their craft during a special session at the 2022 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The session is scheduled for Sunday, April 24 at 9:15 a.m. at the Las Vegas Convention […]

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The Society For The Performing Arts unveils a new name, Performing Arts Houston and more!

Continuing a 55+ year history of presenting diverse performing arts and arts education programs in Houston, SPA rebrands itself as Performing Arts Houston and announces its 22/23 season of nationally acclaimed touring artists and performers and international. Applications are now open for New/Now: The Houston Artist Commissioning Project, an initiative that highlights the voices of […]

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Diversity is necessary in society | Features

Living in a small town near the crossroads of America’s Heartland, we who live in Owensboro/Daviess County and the surrounding area may not consider ourselves a very diverse people. When it comes to the many and varied ways people can be diverse (such as race, ethnicity, culture, gender identity, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, age, ability, […]

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Goodbye Anna Delvey, high society swindler. Hello Anna Sorokin, artist

Is Anna “Delvey” Sorokin an artist, and could that help keep her in America? The con man turned socialite is the subject and star of a Lower East Side art exhibit opening tomorrow, March 17, “Free Anna Delvey!” The exhibition – at 176 Delancey Street on the Lower East Side, until the 24th – opens […]

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Society of Editors Launches Hub on Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging

Regional news chiefs will be offered help in recruiting journalists from diverse backgrounds under a new initiative by the Society of Editors. The SoE’s Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Hub, which is operational today, will provide free advice, case studies and resources on diversity and inclusion in the media. The creation of the hub was unveiled […]

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Hamilton County Humane Society Pit Bulls

HAMILTON COUNTY — Did you know that according to the American Temperament Test Society, Pit Bulls pass their temperament test 87% of the time? This means they rank 4th out of 122 breeds tested, which means they are one of the most affectionate and least aggressive dog breeds. The Humane Society of Hamilton County dedicates […]

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The President of the Bar calls for more diversity in the profession

The majority of lawyers in Ireland are women, but men continue to dominate the upper ranks of the profession, the Law Society president has said. On International Women’s Day on Tuesday, with a call for more diversity in the profession, Michelle Ní Longáin said it would help “break down prejudices” and increase access to justice […]

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The analysis of the diversity of its journals by the American Chemical Society confirms an “imbalance” | News

The American Chemical Society (ACS) first diversity report on its authors, reviewers, editors, and members of the Editorial Advisory Board (EAB) shows significant but not unexpected disparities. The organization said it would use this benchmark data to implement changes that could address systemic issues of peer review, editor selection, accessibility and other factors affecting diversity […]

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Why we need civil society in global health management

At a special session of the World Health Assembly on December 1, 2021, world leaders committed to a formal negotiation process establishing a new international pandemic agreement. But what does this really mean in the context of the EU’s post-pandemic recovery plan, which plans to strengthen health resilience? As we seek to lead international negotiations […]

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Conviction for publishing an article on the KKK by the Suffolk Historical Society Museum

Civil rights activists and Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone on Thursday condemned the publication by the County Historical Society Museum during Black History Month of a feature article on the Ku Klux Klan in 1920s Suffolk County. The museum’s online newsletter, published on February 12 and since deleted, according to the office of Suffolk County […]

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Suffolk County Historical Society apologizes for newsletter containing 1926 KKK ad

The Suffolk County Historical Society building at Riverhead. (File photo) The Suffolk County Historical Society on Thursday issued an apology for circulating a 1926 advertisement for the Ku Klux Klan as part of its latest “Picture of the Week” newsletter. The image was sent with a description of KKK activity in the early 20th century […]

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Preparing Effective School Leaders in a Diverse Society

But that doesn’t mean there isn’t room for white leaders in various classes, Beachum says. For them to succeed, he says, they must first recognize the existence of diversity. “If I look different, I get treated differently, which goes against the ‘Oh, we’re all the same’ philosophy,” Beachum says. “Yes, we might all be human, […]

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Marquette Announces Center for Data, Ethics and Society

Marquette University announced the creation of the Center for Data, Ethics, and Society within Klingler College of Arts and Sciences to address the ethical, social, and political dimensions of an increasingly data-driven society. . Grounded in the university’s Catholic and Jesuit social justice mission, the center will focus on confronting data ethics issues such as […]

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EAC supports changes to narrow race and gender savings gaps

The ERISA Advisory Board released a 72-page summary report offering recommendations for closing retirement savings gaps based on race, ethnicity and gender. As part of its 2021 study topics, the Council examined the underlying causes of gaps in retirement security for people of color, ethnic minorities and women, and considered the challenges these groups face. […]

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How has data science evolved to improve society?

AI thought leader Aruna Pattam discusses the broad applications of data science in society and the importance of diversity for the future of the industry. Data science draws on a wide range of skills and expertise within the technological sphere. It uses statistics and mathematics, analytical modeling, machine learning and AI to analyze data and […]

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Jacksonville Humane Society gets $10,000 to continue helping diversify veterinary medicine

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – Students from the Frank H. Peterson Academies of Technology will continue to intern at the Jacksonville Humane Society in hopes of one day becoming veterinarians. For the second year in a row, the Jacksonville Humane Society received a check for $10,000 to pay for a program aimed at bringing more diversity to […]

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Indonesian Ministry of Communications and Information Technology Enables Industrial Society 4.0 – OpenGov Asia

A tech company operating under the Hong Kong Smart Government Innovation Lab has launched a new solution which is now ready for acquisition by companies and institutions. Digital communication solution Description of the solution The company’s digital communication solutions are ideal for organizing successful virtual or hybrid events. Their virtual event experiences are the right […]

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Bank of America Women’s Leadership Series

Program Tuesday, March 29, 20226 p.m. Reception7 p.m. Program Health and security Additional policies and procedures are in place to ensure the health and safety of our community. Please review our health and safety guidelines to prepare for your visit. Learn more In the age of food blogs, viral social media, and countless cooking shows […]

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Film screening: “Fleeing” | Asian society

Program Sunday, March 20, 20223:00 p.m. Film screening4:30 p.m. Pre-recorded conversation with the director Health and security Additional policies and procedures are in place to ensure the health and safety of our community. Please review our health and safety guidelines to prepare for your visit. Learn more Groundbreaking, Oscar-nominated animated documentary To run away tells […]

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UC Davis Library, California Vintage Wine Society to Create Archive Collection

The collection will detail the history of the California Vintage Wine Society, a social club for people who appreciate great California wine. By JENNIFER MA — campus@theaggie.org The UC Davis Library and the California Vintage Wine Society are currently working together to compile an archival collection that will include letters, photographs, and menus that date […]

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The Endocrine Society calls for ‘eradicating racism’ in endocrinology

Citing racism as the “root cause” of health disparities in the United States and around the world, the Endocrine Society released a policy statement addressing the sources and impact of racism on health disparities. endocrine health. The statement was released recently and posted online in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. The authors of […]

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Society 1 Owns 2021 Unforgettable Gala Night | Business and finance

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 11, 2022– After an unintended hiatus due to the pandemic, there was no way to contain the explosion of API talent returning to the stage at this year’s unforgettable gala held at the Beverly Hilton. This press release is multimedia. See the full version here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220111005010/en/ Society 1 at the Unforgettable […]

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Society 1 Owns 2021 Unforgettable Gala Night | Business

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 11, 2022– After an unintended hiatus due to the pandemic, there was no way to contain the explosion of API talent returning to the stage at this year’s unforgettable gala held at the Beverly Hilton. This press release is multimedia. See the full version here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220111005010/en/ Society 1 at the Unforgettable […]

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Society 1 Owns 2021 Unforgettable Gala Night | national company

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 11, 2022– After an unintended hiatus due to the pandemic, there was no way to contain the explosion of API talent returning to the stage at this year’s unforgettable gala held at the Beverly Hilton. This press release is multimedia. See the full version here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220111005010/en/ Society 1 at the Unforgettable […]

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Society 1 Owns The Unforgettable Gala Night 2021

The new AAPI power group has come forward to support their peers and engage in philanthropy After an unintended hiatus due to the pandemic, there was no way to contain the explosion of API talent returning to the stage at this year’s unforgettable gala held at the Beverly Hilton. This press release is multimedia. See […]

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Club Feature: AU Beekeeping Society creates space for students to cultivate sustainability on campus

Meet the AU Beekeeping Society, a club dedicated to cultivating a sustainable environment, spreading knowledge about beekeeping, and educating members of the AU community about the importance bees have on the planet. environment. According to club president and current College of Arts and Sciences senior DJ Daniels, AU Beekeeping offers a way for students to […]

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Society 1 and ApolloMed support the AAPI community at the Holiday Broadway concert | News

LOS ANGELES – (BUSINESS WIRE) – January 5, 2022– Society 1, an exclusive membership club, has been making waves lately by supporting and gaining support from notable Asian American companies. More recently, Company 1 welcomed ApolloMed to its prestigious list of corporate members. ApolloMed, led by two Asian American co-CEOs, hosted valuable employees, partners and […]

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Society 1 and ApolloMed stand together for the AAPI community at the Holiday Broadway Concert

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. Tony and Grammy Award winner John Lloyd Young was on hand to spread the joy and raise awareness LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Society 1, an exclusive members club, has been making waves lately by supporting and gaining support from notable Asian American-led companies. More […]

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Society 1 and ApolloMed support the AAPI community at the Holiday Broadway concert

Tony and Grammy Award winner John Lloyd Young was on hand to spread joy and raise awareness LOS ANGELES, January 5, 2022– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Society 1, an exclusive membership club, has been making waves lately by supporting and gaining support for Asian businesses run by Asian Americans. More recently, Company 1 welcomed ApolloMed to […]

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Writers, activists and intellectuals hope Pakistan will be an inclusive society in 2022

Islamabad: For 2022, Pakistani intellectuals, human rights (HR) activists, writers and thinkers have expressed their wish that their homeland truly reflects what its founder Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah dreamed of in 1947 when of the establishment of the new country: A tolerant and pluralistic society where believers of all denominations and religions would live in […]

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No-No Boy live | Asian society

Program Friday, March 4, 20227:30 p.m. Show9 p.m. Reception Health and security Additional policies and procedures are in place to ensure the health and safety of our community. Please review our health and safety guidelines to prepare for your visit. Learn more In this gig, No-no boy (a.k.a Julien Saporiti) will combine original folk songs, […]

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India’s soft power credentials against China lie in open society and diversity: Nirupama Rao | India News

KOLKATA: Former Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said on Sunday that India’s strength vis-à-vis China in projecting its soft power across the world lies in its democratic credentials, open society, its institutional freedoms and its constitutional values ​​which emphasize respect for diversity, pluralism and the protection of minorities. She lamented, however, that China’s soft power is […]

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“You Can’t Be Serious”: A Conversation with Kal Penn

This program took place. Find the summary and photos of the event here » Program Thursday, January 13, 20226 p.m. Registration6:30 p.m. Program7:15 p.m. Questions and answers with the public Books pre-ordered through Asia Society Texas by Tuesday, January 11 will receive personalized autographs from Kal Penn and can be picked up at the event. […]

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Apply now for the Asia Society Youth Summer Programs 2022!

Summer 2022 at Asia Society Texas Center includes four weeks of ExploreAsia summer camps and three weeks of Young Leaders Institute (YLI) for high school students. ExploreAsia Culture Camp for Kids | Young Leaders Institute ExploreAsia Culture Camp for Kids In the 10th year of the ExploreAsia Culture Camp for Kids at Asia Society Texas, […]

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Cadillac and Driven Society team up for another evening of fashion and camaraderie

Tyrell G / @ unscriptedmoments For decades, Cadillac has been a staple in the black community. Not only through its elegant automobiles, but also through its countless initiatives that advance true diversity and inclusion as well as equity. One such initiative includes a partnership with Driven Society, a four-year brand that uplifts black creatives across […]

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United Nations Chamber Music Society Virtual Concert to Celebrate Arabic Language Day

The United Nations published this video article, titled “Virtual Concert of the United Nations Chamber Music Society on the occasion of Arabic Language Day” – you can find their description below. On Saturday, December 18, 2021, the Chamber Music Society (UNCMS) will present a virtual concert to celebrate World Arabic Language Day. One of the […]

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Lunar New Year 2022: Celebrating the Year of the Tiger

Health and security To ensure the health and safety of our community, masks covering the nose and mouth are mandatory inside the building for all participants aged 2 and over. All food and drink vendors will be outdoors on our festival lawn, and all food and drink must be consumed outdoors. Learn more 2022 is […]

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Tiger Ball 2022 – Commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Asia Society Texas Center

Save the date for this year’s highly anticipated gala, Tiger’s Ball 2022, commemorating the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Asia Society Texas Center and celebrating the pioneers who exemplify and showcase the vibrant cultures and perspectives from across Asia. Graciously supported by Ball Chairs Tripp carter and Leigh & Reggie Smith, this party […]

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Encore Series: Turkish Music Festival

Asian society at home We bring Asia Society directly to you! Learn, have fun and explore as we continue to present and produce videos, family activities, interactive webcasts and more. Learn more Asia Society Texas Encore Series brings you the best of our in-person programs, in bite-size form. Revisit highlights from events you’ve enjoyed live […]

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Colchester Art Society launches winter exhibition in the old store

A CREATIVE group of talented artists have launched their latest exhibition in a former furniture and clothing store. The Colchester Art Society has just launched its winter exhibition in Trinity Square inside what was once a Laura Ashley store. The premises are currently managed by We Are The Minories, which is the new incarnation of […]

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Lance Collins of Innovation Campus appointed to the Board of Directors of the Society for Science | VTx

Virginia Tech’s vice president and executive director of the innovation campus, Lance Collins, has joined the board of directors of the Society for Science. The Society for Science is dedicated to the achievement of young scientists in independent research and public engagement in science. The company’s vision is to promote understanding and appreciation of science […]

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Being more inclusive pays off for this IEEE society

Small changes over time can lead to big results, the saying goes. A good example is the concerted effort of IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Company began over two decades ago to become a more welcoming and inclusive environment for women and members outside of the United States. Since 2012, the company has increased the number […]

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Oak Ridge 85 receives an award from the American Nuclear Society

The recognition comes 66 years after the Oak Ridge 85s became the first black students to enter Southeast public schools on September 6, 1955. WASHINGTON, DC, USA – The Oak Ridge 85 and the U.S. Secretary of Energy received the American Nuclear Society (ANS) Social Responsibility in the Nuclear Community Award on Wednesday, December 1. […]

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KARLTON JOHNSON OF NATIONAL SPACE SOCIETY RECOGNIZED FOR LEADERSHIP BY SAVOY MAGAZINE

Karlton Johnson Chairman of the Board of Governors of the NSS, ranked among the most influential black corporate directors of 2021 All of humanity is fortunate to have a thought leader like Karlton Johnson, who has a vision for a human future in space that not only embraces, but actively promotes, diversity. . “ – […]

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The Royal Life Saving Society proposes to appoint two independent directors

Royal Life Saving Society – Australia is seeking to appoint two independent directors to join its board of directors in order to contribute to the effective and strategic governance of the national organization. Royal Life Saving is a leading national drowning prevention and water safety organization, with over 125 years of service to the Australian […]

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Investigate pathogens and their life cycles, for the benefit of society | MIT News

Desmond Edwards was a small child when he heard about typhoid fever. Fortunately, he didn’t have the disease. He was watching a cartoon public health announcement. The cartoon, produced by the Pan American Health Organization, was designed to educate people in his home country of Jamaica about the importance of vaccination against diseases like typhoid. […]

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Genieve Figgis paints high society as a spectacle of humor and horror

Genieve Figgis, “Irish House” (2021), acrylic on canvas (image courtesy of the artist and Almine Rech Gallery, photo by Dan Bradica) In 2017, Rob Colvin wrote in these pages about the phenomenon of “Like Art” – an emerging genre of very engaging painting that promotes “easy acceptance by serving the culture of the touch screen”. […]

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How fear and racism form the basis of inequity in our society

Consultant Lindsey Jackson joined New Day NW to explore how racism and fear of otherness contributes to a social foundation of perpetual inequity. #newdaynw Here’s an issue that reached a boiling point in the summer of 2020 due to social unrest: racism. As human beings, there is a fear of “the other”. When we walk […]

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How unhealthy skepticism holds back the development of a society

Like so many countries in the world where poverty, disease, and ignorance are the norm, it is always difficult to adapt or reform based on a new technology or invention. Every product or service is received with chronic skepticism and colonial paranoia of “The white man wants to kill us!” No wonder my Nigerian government […]

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Create a society for all

Sheikh Nahayan Bin Mabarak Al Nahayan. Addressing all genders, faiths and backgrounds, and creating opportunities for determined people and marginalized communities are among the goals of Expo 2020 Dubai Tolerance and Inclusion Week as it seeks to create a society for all. Taking place from November 14 to 20 and organized in association with the […]

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Tesla Attends 2021 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers National Convention Seeking Talent

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers is focused on empowering Hispanics and integrating them into STEM, including through the 2021 SHPE National Convention in Orlando, Florida. Interestingly, Tesla has a stand and is actively looking for engineers see you this week national convention (November 10-14). The theme of the convention is “The Most Magical Moment” […]

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American Cancer Society and Four Historically Black Colleges and Universities Announce Revolutionary Diversity in Cancer Research Agenda to Improve Diversity, Equity and Inclusion | Education

The American Cancer Society (ACS), along with four historically black medical schools, including Charles Drew Medical School, Howard University, Meharry Medical College, and Morehouse School of Medicine, have announced a groundbreaking diversity program in the cancer research (DICR) to help improve diversity, equity and inclusion in cancer research. The inaugural initiatives of the global program […]

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Introducing Citizenship in Society, the BSA’s newest badge of merit

The first new BSA Scouts Program Youth Merit Badge since 2017 is officially launched today. Called Citizenship in society, it offers Scouts opportunities to learn more about our world by encouraging them to explore information about diversity, equity, inclusion and ethical leadership – and to discover why these qualities are important in society and in […]

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Madison Historical Society presents exhibit highlighting man who made unusual masks – News-Herald

As Halloween approaches, it’s a time when masks and pumpkins are commonplace. But about 80 years ago, a Madison Township resident found a way to use face masks and pumpkins together that garnered attention both locally and nationally. Currently, the creativity and innovation demonstrated by this man, the late John Cz, is commemorated with a […]

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New Jersey Society of CPA adds scholarship for minority students

The New Jersey Society of CPAs has announced that it has added a scholarship for minorities to its academic offerings. Funded by Deloitte, the new scholarship will be open to various high school students who are considering accounting as an academic specialty. Recipients will receive $ 1,500 each. The scholarships are awarded on the basis […]

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Sustainable agriculture in modern society

October 25e, 2021, a ceremony was held to celebrate the opening of Duqm Hongtong Piping Factory, the first factory in the new Sino-Omani industrial city located 300 miles from the capital of Oman, Muscat. The factory is located in the Duqm Special Economic Zone (SEZAD), a once sparsely populated fishing village that has evolved into […]

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Houston’s Asian American Travels: Mal Bernardo

Produced in partnership with MAX Studios at the University of St. Thomas and Yetter Coleman LLP As a Chinese-Filipino and Houston native, Mal Bernardo is passionate about celebrating the region’s diversity. Whether it’s connecting with the students in her class or enjoying one of Houston’s many food stops, Mal embraces the city as she explores […]

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The coffee offers a taste of the community to the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers at Fermilab

Drinking coffee is a central part of Hispanic culture. In Central and Latin America, the word for coffee varies depending on the country where the drink is consumed. In Colombia, coffee is known as tinto; in Costa Rica, it is chorreado coffee; in Mexico, olla coffee is drunk; in Peru, it is pasado coffee; and […]

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Seismic, SV Academy and Sales Enablement Society Partner to Offer Career Opportunities in Sales Enablement to Under-Represented Candidates

With a focus on diversity, the industry’s premier empowerment training program aims to fill positions in the most prominent sales area of ​​employment. SAN DIEGO, September 28, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Seismic, the world leader in accreditation, in partnership with SV Academy, the leading provider of training and jobs in sales and customer success for diverse […]

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Statesman Team Wins 2021 Society for Features Journalism Awards

The American-Statesman’s Austin360 team won eight awards in the annual Excellence in Features competition at Society for Feature Film Journalism, including four top prizes, was announced this week. “We don’t do the job for the awards, but these awards make us proud of the importance of what we put in the world,” said editor Sharon […]

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Asia Society CEO and President Kevin Rudd discusses the Belt and Road Initiative and the changing dynamics of US-China relations

Asian society at home We bring Asia Society directly to you! Learn, have fun and explore as we continue to present and produce videos, family activities, interactive webcasts and more. Learn more HOUSTON, September 20, 2021 — Asia Society Texas was honored to host Kevin Rudd, President and CEO of the Asia Society and the […]

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New La Jolla Historical Society Exhibit Will Feature Science-Inspired Art

Using science to inspire art and art to bring scientific inquiry to the masses, the La Jolla Historical Society will open the “Trifecta: Art, Science, Patron” exhibit on Saturday, September 25. The showcase, curated by Chi Essary, includes works by 10 regional artists who explored research conducted at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in […]

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Inclusive society seen through the Paralympic Games and expectation of an inclusive Tokyo: Miki Matheson

Paralympic Games gold and silver medalist Miki Matheson educates young students about the Paralympic Games aim to promote an inclusive society through sport. The vision of the Paralympic Games as a sporting event for people with disabilities creates an inclusive world through sport. An inclusive world can mean an inclusive or symbiotic society and refers […]

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Fallbrook Music Society moves to Mission Theater

FALLBROOK – Continuing its classic hit Sunday format, the Fallbrook Music Society announced its 44th annual concert season at the Fallbrook Mission Theater, featuring one of the most engaging artist lines ever scheduled. Ann Murray, Executive Director of FMS, said: “We have spent the past 12 months working hard to support our audiences with online […]

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Cultural bridges with AARP | Asian Society

Thanks to a partnership with AARP, Asia Society provides multiple entry points for communities to learn about Asian cultures, traditions and talents. Asia Society’s holistic programming educates and entertains by creating the highest quality stimulating experiences from a variety of countries, cultures, perspectives and art forms. By presenting content relevant to our community and the […]

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“Everyone is welcome”: meet Georgie Windsor and the Cambridge University Witch Society

Despite the strongly gendered and stigmatized term ‘witch’, the Cambridge University Witch Society is a safe and inclusive space for all. Georgie Windsor, an archeology student at Hughes Hall, is one of the founders of the Cambridge University Witch Society, which started this unusual society three months ago. She identifies as a witch who practices […]

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Spotify’s Roberta Pate explains how coming out can change society – Billboard

As Head of Artist and Label Partnerships for Spotify, LatAm, one of the Roberta PateS goal is to have LGBTQIA + artists represented in every music initiative. From Spotify’s Global Pride campaign to its emerging artist program, RADAR, launched in 2020. “The industry needs to reflect culture and the culture is what people (creators and […]

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Why Ellie Kemper faces the controversy over the Veiled Prophet company

The Veiled Prophet is one of the city’s oldest organizations, and Kemper was named the Rookie Queen in 1999. ST. LOUIS – Actress and St. Louis sweetheart Ellie Kemper is at the center of a new controversy over one of the city’s oldest traditions. The “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” and “The Office” star was named the […]

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Asia Society corporate survey assesses effects of COVID-19 and anti-Asian sentiment on Asia-Pacific Americans in the workplace

—Chevron and Medtronic are top employers overall for Asian Americans, survey finds— NEW YORK, NY; May 13, 2021—In an environment marked by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and rising anti-Asian sentiment in the United States, Asia Society’s new publication Asian Business Survey assesses the challenges and opportunities currently facing the Asia-Pacific American (APA) community in the […]

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Workforce diversity: the greatest asset for business and society

Provided by Prince William County The New Frontier webinar series explores the investment and growth opportunities unfolding in Prince William County, Virginia through key government initiatives such as small area planning, mixed-use zoning, reinvestment , workforce development and more. We will be placing particular emphasis on eastern Prince William County, where most of these initiatives […]

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Civil society and NGOs: key players for a sustainable future of public health

Since the 1990s, we have seen a dramatic increase in the involvement of civil society and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in global and local governance. Civil society is defined as people, institutions and organizations that aim to advance a common goal through ideas, actions and demands made on governments. Members of civil society are very diverse, […]

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Is Harriet Tubman finally heading for the $ 20 bill?

Senator Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire has not stopped fighting to put abolitionist and political activist Harriet Tubman on the $ 20 bill. And with the Biden administration’s announcement of her intention to make the long-awaited change, Tubman is set to become the first woman to be imprinted on a bill. And after years of […]

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ELEMENTS OF A FAIR SOCIETY: UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE OF EDUCATION | Brand voice

Details Human beings have a long history of struggle and resilience against natural enemies. We evolved after learning to survive in an inhospitable environment with our experiential instincts. We have now entered an era of scientific advancement where many of our inventions were inconceivable to ancient humans. But humanity still suffers from social inequalities, and […]

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How we will help build a more equitable and inclusive society

Unilever has a long history of driving social change, from improving the health and wellbeing of over a billion people to improving the livelihoods of millions as part of our Plan for a sustainable lifestyle. We are proud of these accomplishments. But we are also acutely aware that we need to do more, as the […]

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New White House Science and Technology Leader on AI, Diversity and Society

Hear from CIOs, CTOs, and other executives and senior executives on data and AI strategies at the Future of Work Summit on January 12, 2022. Learn more Technologies such as artificial intelligence and human genome editing “further reveal and reflect the complex and sometimes dangerous social architecture that lies beneath the scientific advancements we pursue,” […]

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Transform Magazine: The brand’s goal for a changing society – 2020

After a year of social and political upheavals, marked by economic uncertainty, brands must put their raison d’être at the heart of their communication. Elettra Scrivo examines how major international brands are dealing with diversity, climate action and social change. The global social, political and cultural landscape has changed dramatically in 2020, and not just […]

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Royal Society of Chemistry Publishes First Diversity Analysis | New

The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) is one of the first publishers to collect and communicate data on diversity across the organization, launching its first biennial diversity report December 16. These new figures for 2020 reveal the representation of women, racial or ethnic minorities, and sexual minorities among its leadership, award and grant winners, and […]