Many Black students are taking a stance in terms of protests, sit-ins and beyond, across the country, making demands and seemingly getting some of them met. This is laudable, although some observers have expressed that black students that are standing up have a sense of entitlement and that their concerns don't warrant such protests. Show More Summary
The Worcester Art Museum announced today at its Annual Meeting that Joe Bafaro Jr. will be the next President of the Board, and will be joined by four new Trustees: Sarah G. Berry, James C. Donnelly, Jr., Mark W. Fuller, and Malcolm A. Show More Summary
The Paley Center for Media has revealed the newest additions to its Board of Trustees. Among them is Jay Penske, Chairman and CEO of Deadline parent Penske Media Corp. He joins Alfonso de Angoitia, EVP, Chairman of the Finance Committee, Grupo Televisa; Yannick Bollore, Chairman and CEO, Havas Group; Aryeh B. Show More Summary
If you plan to leave significant assets to your loved ones, you’ve likely considered the benefits of using a trust. However, many people spend less time thinking about whom they want to manage that trust when they can no longer do so. Yet deciding who you want to serve as [...]
UN-PERSONED: Princeton President agrees to consult Board of Trustees about removing Woodrow Wilson’s name. On the one hand, there’s a whiff of Stalinist airbrushing to this. On the other hand, Woodrow Wilson really was a horrible person and President.
Chairman of the Fleming-Wyfold Art Foundation, Rory Fleming, and Director, James Knox, have announced on behalf of the trustees that the Foundation is launching a ?museum without walls? strategy to build on its role as the ambassador for Scottish art and artists outside Scotland. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) The Dartmouth College Republicans have promulgated an open letter to the president and trustees of Dartmouth College. The letter smartly heightens the internal contradictions of Hanlonism, i.e., the college’s pronouncements...Show More Summary
On November 5, the Newark Museum Board of Trustees approved the acquisition of a major work by the Abstract Expressionist painter Norman Lewis (1909-79). Untitled, 1953 was acquired from Michael Rosenfeld Gallery in New York. ?This rare...Show More Summary
Cal State trustees approved a plan Wednesday to restrict pay for new campus presidents -- eliminating the use of private funds to supplement salaries -- in a move to quell criticism and controversy in the nation's largest university system. The policy, approved by the Board of Trustees on an 8-to-4...
The Alberta Law Reform Institute (ALRI) has published a report for discussion on the topic of a New Trustee Act for Alberta.From the description on the ALRI website: In 2012, the Uniform Law Conference of Canada published the Uniform Trustee Act and recommended it be adopted by the common law provinces. Show More Summary
The Board of Trustees of the Museum of the City of New York announced today that Whitney W. Donhauser has been appointed President and Ronay Menschel Director of the Museum. Ms. Donhauser, who will join the City Museum on January 1, 2016, succeeds Susan Henshaw Jones, who is retiring at the end of the year. Show More Summary
In a nonbinding vote that will be presented to the board of trustees next year, faculty members decided unanimously that Lord Jeff should no longer serve as the school’s unofficial mascot.
Hundreds of California State University faculty members seeking pay raises plan to rally Tuesday at a meeting of the Board of Trustees, who are scheduled to consider a request for additional state funding, lifting a cap on presidential pay and other hot-button issues. The first agenda item will...
The Trustees of the Minneapolis Institute of Art sadly announced today the passing of its Life Trustee, of great distinction, Bruce B. Dayton. Mr. Dayton, a Trustee of 73 years, served on the museum?s board since 1942, when he was recruited by Chinese art collector Alfred F. Show More Summary
After another morning of healthy activities, Day 3 of Exponential Medicine 2015 started strong with a session on the microbiome led by Trustee of the XPRIZE Foundation, Lee Stein, and Paul Roben, Associate Vice Chancellor for Innovation & Technology at UCSD. Show More Summary
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., and ROCHESTER, Minn. — The Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees has named Bobbie Gostout, M.D., vice president, Mayo Clinic. The announcement was made today at the Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees quarterly meeting. Dr. Gostout...Show More Summary
Bonnie Brooks, Chair of the Royal Ontario Museum Board of Trustees, announced today the appointment of Josh Basseches as the new Director and CEO, following an extensive international search. A museum leader for more than two decades, Basseches brings an extraordinary depth of global museum knowledge and experience to his new role at the ROM. Show More Summary
Microsoft’s European customers will have reason to smile in the second half of 2016 as the company is building a data center in Germany, and keeping that data stored in those facilities via a data trustee. Under Germany’s strict privacy laws, the US government and even Microsoft itself would have to go through said, “data […]
Microsoft is making new efforts to make sure data on its servers are not access by people, governments or other organizations without permission. This week, the company announced that it will open two cloud service centers in Germany that will be controlled by a third-party "data trustee".
Microsoft will then hand the keys over to a local "data trustee."