Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum announced the appointment of Emily Orr as assistant curator of modern and contemporary design, effective Jan. 26. In this newly created role, supported by Cooper Hewitt trustee Elizabeth Ainslie...Show More Summary
Six members of the College of DuPage board of trustees have failed the students, parents and taxpayers who relied on them and their — is this word too generous? — judgment.
California State University trustees Wednesday moved to place tighter controls on controversial student fees that have drawn criticism as a backdoor way to raise tuition.
While the Cal State Board of Trustees was placing controls on one set of fees Wednesday, the board also approved a new systemwide voluntary charge to support operations of the statewide student association.
Mark Isler is a longtime radio and television talk show host, an outspoken conservative and a candidate for Seat Number 1 on the Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees in the March 3 election. He hasn’t had much success in previous runs for office, being a Republican...
Trustees at the College of DuPage moved last week to catapult President Robert Breuder a few years before his contract expires. But don't feel bad for him. He will float pleasantly to Earth with a golden parachute worth more than $750,000 in severance.
From behind bars, Bernie Madoff continues his disregard for the victims of his crimes, telling the trustees working to recover money for them that the damage he inflicted on… READ ON
The Board of Trustees of Nassau County Museum of Art announced that Angela Susan Anton, publisher of Anton Community Newspapers, has been elected board president at the board?s annual meeting on January 20. She has been a long-time member of the board and has also served as chairman of the annual Museum Ball. Show More Summary
A slate of challengers is working to unseat longtime New York police union leader Patrick Lynch amid a rancorous public battle with the mayor. The group is led by the Brooklyn South trustee at the... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art announced major gifts of art from two of its trustees — the first wave of donations timed to the museum's 50th anniversary in April.
In these parlous times when conservatives are sharpening their knives to slash Social Security benefits, the last thing its nearly 60 million beneficiaries need is someone working to erode the program from the inside.
Three hundred Stanford University professors have called on their university to divest itself from all financial interest in fossil fuels. In a letter sent to Stanford's president and board of trustees on Sunday the professors say it's the university’s obligation
Members of arts boards don't have nearly as many opportunities to be applauded as the performers whose work they support, but the chance has arrived for Sue Bienkowski, longtime board president of Long Beach Opera.
As a part of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, passed by Congress and signed by the President on December 18, 2014, the 161-page "Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014" (Act) gives the trustees of a...Show More Summary
Karl Hess lost his temper with a Wake Forest fan during a Seton Hall game in Louisville last week. The booster, Mit Shah, the former chairman of the Wake Forest board of trustees, used his Twitter account to post a quote he attributed to Hess during the game. “Karl Hess to me at the Wake-Louisville [...]
There has been considerable controversy over the allegation of a woman against Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston of sexual assault. The woman has now filed a civil suit against the university’s board of trustees for allegedly ignoring her claims of sexual harassment and discrimination by Winston in protection of its all-star quarterback. We recently discussed […]
The woman who accused Florida State University (FSU) quarterback Jameis Winston of raping her filed a federal lawsuit in U.S. District Court Wednesday against the university’s trustees. The accuser claims that the university violated...Show More Summary
The Florida State University (FSU) student who accused the star quarterback Jameis Winston of rape has filed a federal suit against the trustees of the university, claiming they violated her civil rights by failing to investigate the case properly. According to the lawsuit, which was filed on...
Losing Faith in JPMorgan, Two Churches Claim Self-Dealing (Bloomberg) Christ Church Cathedral of Indianapolis said JPMorgan breached its duty as trustee by investing the church’s $31 million trust largely in products that generated revenue for the bank, with fees in some cases exceeding 8 percent a year. Show More Summary
The Board of Trustees of the Barnes Foundation today announced that they have named Thomas ?Thom? Collins as the new Executive Director and President of the Barnes Foundation. An innovative educator, accomplished art historian, administrator and author, Mr. Show More Summary