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The Casting Society celebrates its 40th anniversary with the Virtual Artios Awards

The Casting Society celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, just as the entertainment industry marks the diversity and authenticity of many film and television roles, from “CODA” and “West Side Story” to “Bridgerton.” . In honor of the landmark, company executives hoped to hold an in-person ceremony for the Artios Awards, their annual event honoring […]

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How a Simple Crop Can Boost Retirement Savings

“Pennies” on “percentage”? A new study finds that a simple change in information architecture, such as how the savings rate is framed, can lead to a significant increase in savings behavior among low-income employees. Conducted in association with the Voya Behavioral Finance Institute for Innovation, researchers from Carnegie Mellon University (Dr Richard Mason), Cornell University […]

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West Side Rag’ ‘Black Dolls’ opens at the New-York Historical Society Combining art, history and play

Posted on February 26, 2022 at 7:18 a.m. by West Side Rag Exquisite embroidery and lace work. Photographs and text by Peggy Taylor “If they had been given brushes, they could have become painters; if they had been given clay, they could have become sculptors; if they had been taught to read and write, they […]

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Growing interest in volatility smoothing solutions for TDFs

Although few target date funds currently include strategies to reduce volatility with the ability to enhance returns, which are stable value principles, there seems to be significant interest in features that can do both, according to MetLife’s 2022 stable value study. If a TDF supplier could use a solution, such as a stablecoin, that could […]

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Neil Gorsuch’s Federalist Society speech on Friday will be closed to the press

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Justice Neil Gorsuch addresses the conservative legal group that backed his Supreme Court bid this weekend during a session at a Florida resort town closed to media coverage. Gorsuch is featured as the banquet speaker Friday at the Florida chapter of the Federalist Society’s annual meeting, being […]

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Media banned from talking about Judge Gorsuch at the Federalist Society

WASHINGTON (AP) — Judge Neil Gorsuch addresses the conservative legal group that backed his Supreme Court bid this weekend during a session at a Florida resort closed to media coverage. Gorsuch is featured as the banquet speaker Friday at the Florida chapter of the Federalist Society’s annual meeting, being held at the Walt Disney World […]

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International Society of Tropical Foresters Hosts 28th Annual Conference

The International Society of Tropical Foresters is hosting its 28th annual conference, which will focus on restoration and recovery in the tropics. Hamera Shabbir 12:45 a.m., January 27, 2022 Staff reporter Courtesy of Ryan Smith The 28th annual conference organized by the International Society of Tropical Foresters, or ISTF, kicked off on Thursday and will […]

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Visual Effects Society elects first slate of all-female directors – The Hollywood Reporter

At press time, the Visual Effects Society was evaluating the format for its 20th annual awards show due to the rise of omicron. Whatever form it takes, this year’s awards coincide with the 25th anniversary of its founding in early 1997, at a time when VFX on films such as Titanic were in production. Reflecting […]

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River Valley Film Society Announces Second Fort Smith International Film Festival

FORT SMITH — Plans for the second Fort Smith International Film Festival are underway, with the River Valley Film Society holding a press conference Thursday to announce details of the summer event and what the “Borderlands” theme means. The first festival received 396 submissions from 43 countries, with more than 130 short films, music videos, […]

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Biden’s Asian policy, a year later

The following is an excerpt from the ASPI Vice Presidents Danny Russell and Wendy Cutler‘s op-ed originally published in The Diplomat. Even before taking office on January 20, the American president Joe Biden announced the appointment of an “Asian czar” to the White House, contacted key leaders in the region and promised to meet the […]

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Benevolence for a livable society guides Positif’s business practice

How benevolence for a liveable society guides Positif’s business practice KBM Goodwill Co., Ltd. unveiled its new mission to make Thailand a “livable society” driven by positivity, generosity and the desire to help each other, to create happiness for all, through its Positif brand. The company believes that when “Everyone has their own values”, society […]

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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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Spritz Society Adds Industry Veterans To Its Leadership Team As Company Grows Significantly

New York, New York State – Spritz Society, the rapidly growing line of sparkling cocktails focused on modernizing the classic spritz, announced the hiring of Steven Taylor as Executive Vice President of Strategy and Joseph Resha as Vice President of supply chain and operations, as the four-month brand expands distribution and partnerships, projecting 100,000 cases […]

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Change Healthcare Partners with the American Society of Addiction Medicine to Transform SUD Utilization Management

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Change Healthcare (NASDAQ:CHNG) launched The ASAM Criteria Powered by InterQual, a SaaS solution developed through an exclusive partnership with the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). This software, which integrates seamlessly into existing care management workflows, dramatically reduces the time required for assessments of patients with substance use disorders (SUDs), increases consistency […]

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Scout Society model says he was kicked out after witnessing bad behavior

A former head of the men’s division of a reputable modeling agency claims he was kicked out of the company to cover up alleged misconduct by the president. In a lawsuit filed in New York State Supreme Court, John Hendrich, former executive vice president of The Society Model Management, claims to have witnessed “inappropriate” acts […]

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Trade coercion poses a growing threat to the global economy

The following is an excerpt from ASPI Vice President Wendy Cutler and Research Director of the Perth USAsia Center Jeffrey WilsonCommentary originally published in Nikkei Asia. The integrity of the global trading system is under threat. Growing protectionism, non-market economic practices and the abuse of national security exceptions mean that the trade rules that have […]

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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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Achilles Therapeutics presents data to the Society for

LONDON, Nov. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Achilles Therapeutics plc (NASDAQ: ACHL), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that develops precision T-cell therapies to treat solid tumors, today presented two posters at The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) Annual Meeting Demonstrating the Ability to Detect, Quantify, and Track Patient-Specific Clonal Neoantigens (cNeT) Reactive T cells and […]

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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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Redlands University launches School of Business & Society

The societal orientation ushers in a new era, bringing together the offerings of the former School of Business and other programs of the U of R REDLANDS, California, October 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – In a bold move to prepare students for a changing business environment, University of Redlands officials announced the launch of […]

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Spotlight on the Bar: AGM / Council Meeting | Characteristic

October is a particularly busy month at Chancery Lane – the end of the party’s conference season, the return of the British parliament after the summer, the opening of the legal year and then a series of key meetings: from our board, our AGM, the investiture of office holders and the arrival and departure of […]

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Student interns with the National Honor Society

Getting a head start on a future career is one of the reasons why students did an internship at EKU. RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ / EKU) – Getting a head start on a future career is one reason Alex Stewart, EKU senior, international business graduate from Pittsburgh, Pa., Applied for an internship nationally competitive with Alpha […]

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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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Hennessy unveils in 2021 the inaugural members of “Never Stop Never Settle Society”, an initiative for black entrepreneurs

NEW YORK, NY – Hennessy announced the selection of twenty esteemed inaugural members inducted today into the “Never Stop Never Settle Society,” a $ 1 million program to advocate for the next generation of black entrepreneurs. The initiative was introduced in March 2021 to support a more equitable landscape for inclusive business growth and development. […]

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The Vegan Society controversy: everything you need to know

Reading time: 4 minutes Last month, five directors resigned from The vegan society following allegations that the charity is “institutionally racist” and homophobic. Eshe Kiama Zuri, Michele Fox, Sally Anderson, Joel Bravette and Robb Masters have resigned from the board. “Not a safe place” The Vegan Society is the oldest of its kind in the […]

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The President of the Bar on the promotion of diversity in an elite profession

When Stephanie Boyce worked as a postwoman in Buckinghamshire, she often saw commuter trains heading for London. “I looked up and thought, ‘I’ll be on that train someday,’” she says of that time in her late teens when she “got by”, trying to work and study. His efforts paid off. Boyce, 49, became the first […]

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Unilever’s Aline Santos named Marketing Society Leader of the Year

Aline Santos, Brand Manager and Head of Diversity and Equity Inclusion at Unilever, was named Marketing Leader of the Year by The Marketing Society. Santos has been recognized for leading Unilever’s global marketing capabilities effortlessly and with inspiration throughout the pandemic, as well as for challenging gender stereotypes and ethnic prejudices throughout her career. Santos […]

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Use of drones in today’s society: from analysis to emergency response

It is the era of drones, and these unmanned aerial vehicles, or UAVs, are increasingly becoming a part of everyday life. As drones evolve, industries and governments are finding new ways to use this emerging technology. TechNewsWorld spoke with several experts to find out how drones are put into service and what is on the […]

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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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Reopening of company and offices causes unexpected anxiety

This article is part of the Future of Work Briefing, a weekly email with stories, interviews, trends and links on the evolution of work, workplaces and the workforce. Register here. For many people, getting back to the office, face-to-face meetings, and business meetings just can’t happen fast enough. For others, the idea of ​​shared desktop […]

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Healthy workplaces are essential for a healthy society

The Covid-19 pandemic has ravaged countries and continents, exposing deep inequalities and destroying lives and livelihoods. It has also exposed dividing lines in our wider society, causing people to retreat to their comfort zones as they seek to create buffers against what is unpredictable and unknown. Many of these dynamics also play out in 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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Zalando launches spring campaign to salute the company’s champions and celebrate their values

Zalando, Europe A leading online platform for fashion and lifestyle, today launches its new “Here to Stay” campaign, celebrating those who stay true to their beliefs and take a stand for sustainable progress. The campaign aims to foster a dialogue on core values ​​such as diversity and inclusion and the empowerment of women, which inspire […]

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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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About the Council | Asian society

The Global Talent and Diversity Council (GTDC) is a member-driven working group that meets quarterly and seeks to raise awareness of the importance of nurturing Asian talent and diversity in the business community around the world. , acts as a go-to business resource for exposing cutting-edge, innovative and applicable best practices and trends that drive […]

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Company management launches men’s division – WWD

The Society Management will launch its new men’s division on January 1, which will be led by Taylor Hendrich, who is executive vice president and director of Men’s at The Society. The new board, which has been in the works for six months, includes young talent such as actor and YouTube star Cameron Dallas; singer […]