Jay Stone-Hoskins, the gay widower who forced Texas to provide accurate death and birth certificates to same-sex couples, died Saturday, according to a close friend. Jeremy Liebbe, executor and trustee of the estate, reported on Facebook that Stone-H… The post Gay Widower Who Fought Texas For Accurate Death Certificate Dies – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
On Tuesday (Oct. 13), Temple University’s 36-member board of trustees will vote on whether to replace Bill Cosby’s seat with NBC correspondent and Today show host Tamron Hall. Cosby vacated the board in December 2014 following renewed allegations of sexually
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Temple University trustees are expected to vote next week on naming NBC correspondent Tamron Hall to fill a seat on the board vacated by Bill Cosby last year. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that board chairman Patrick O'Connor said the 1992 Temple grad has the support she needs for approval. Show More Summary
College of DuPage trustees have launched an internal investigation to review how the school wrongly claimed state reimbursement for recruits who attended a police academy housed on campus. The announcement came late Thursday, a day after state regulators issued a report saying the school had improperly...
A recent report from the Social Security Advisory Board’s Technical Panel found that the 75-year shortfall could be 28 percent (roughly $2.6 trillion) larger than the estimate in this year’s Trustees Report due to changes in some of the underlying technical assumptions. Show More Summary
Carnegie Hall has installed Mercedes Bass as interim chair and announced a new governance committee to oversee the day-to-day running of the business. Mrs Bass, a long-term Carnegie trustee, is also Managing Director of the Board of Trustees and Executive Board of the Metroplitan Opera. She is a huge donor to both companies. Her appointment is […]
Ms. Bass will hold the post while the hall’s trustees search for a new chairman to replace Ronald O. Perelman, who resigned after a stormy eight months.
Oscar-winning composer John Williams ("Jaws," "Star Wars," "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial," "Schindler's List") was named the 44th AFI Life Achievement Award recipient Thursday by the American Film Institute Board of Trustees. Williams is the first composer to receive the award, one of the highest...
“Duke University is expanding its arts programs with a new building and a $25 million gift from David Rubenstein, chairman of the university’s Board of Trustees and a nationally known arts benefactor.” The 71,000-square-foot arts center “will include a dance studio along with a dozen multi-use studios, a 200-seat performance theater, a 100-seat film theater, […]
Oct. 05--A solar array installed on the roof of TARTA's main bus garage will be 27 percent larger than had been approved on Thursday by the agency's board of trustees. The Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority board voted to authorize a $
If you're going to couple business travel with a family trip, don't bill your client for your vacation expenses. That's the lesson from a recent Fifth Circuit ruling upholding the removal of a bankruptcy trustee who billed the estate for his family's extended stay in New Orleans during oral......
The DOJ announced that the Trustees in the BP Deepwater Horizon NRDA case have proposed to accept the settlement in principle with BP. The numbers appear to be pretty much the same as previously announced, with additional payments of $500 million for unanticipated restoration (in addition to the $232 million...
Philanthropist David Rubenstein has donated $25 million to Duke University to support a new $50 million performing arts center as well as programs and performances to be held there. Rubenstein is chairman of the Board of Trustees of the university in Durham, N.C., and a 1970 graduate. His gift will fund a 71,000-square-foot building for the arts […]
'I’ve had to search my conscience and decide which master I’m going to follow, and it’s the kids,' stated Edmonton Catholic School board trustee Patricia Grell.
There is plenty of money to be made in bankruptcy. The trick is knowing how to do it. Here's a handy guide. First, become a bankruptcy trustee. I recommend starting out as a Chapter 7 trustee because the barriers to entry are fairly low. Show More Summary
An important work by American painter Benjamin West was recently installed in the McGlothlin American Galleries. The portrait was acquired during the June 18 meeting of the VMFA Board of Trustees and is among the most valuable acquisitions in VMFA history. Show More Summary
Lackie2While it’s not always part of the job description, trustees should think of themselves as marketers for their library. Advocacy is about more than just a positive attitude. Creative Library Marketing and Publicity: Best Practices, (Rowman & Littlefield, September 18), coedited by Robert J. Show More Summary
Trout Unlimited has announced three new members to its board of trustees: Patsy Ishiyama, Steve Moss and K.C. Walsh. Coming from diverse backgrounds, they bring a mix of conservation expertise, fishing industry acumen and business management experience. Read more in … more ?
Sir Richard Lambert (Chair of the Trustees of the British Museum) this morning announced to staff that Dr Hartwig Fischer had been appointed Director of the British Museum. Dr Hartwig Fischer who is currently the Director General of the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden will take up the post in Spring 2016. Show More Summary
LONDON (AP) — The British Museum the director of the Dresden State Art Collection will become the new director of the London institution. Trustees on Tuesday named Hartwig Fischer to the top post at the British Museum, renowned for its vast collection of antiquities. The appointment was approved by Prime Minister David Cameron. Fischer will […]