While many libraries have come up with creative rewards for staff innovation, the Birmingham Public Library (BPL) Innovative Cool Awards do double duty. The monthly award, funded and run by BPL’s ten-member Board of Trustees, is an incentive for staff to develop—and promote—engaging new programs and workshops, and also a way to connect the board with staff.
Suffolk University is still reeling after the university's Board of Trustees voted last month to abruptly fire President Margaret McKenna, who had already agreed to resign. Suffolk has burned through five presidents in five years. By any account, that's a lot of break-ups. Show More Summary
Global accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers is being sued for $5.5 billion (£4 billion) in a Florida court for failing to spot the fraud that led to the sixth largest banking collapse in US history. Trustees for the Taylor Bean & Whitaker...Show More Summary
In the US, Auction.com Senior Vice President Foreclosure and Trustee Operations Eva Tapia has been named one of the housing industry's most influential women. The Ten-X company says Tapia's recognition comes from HousingWire Magazine,...Show More Summary
The Board of Trustees of the Frye Art Museum announced today that Joseph Rosa has been appointed the Frye's Director and Chief Executive Of?cer, effective October 1, 2016. Rosa joins the Frye from the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) in Ann Arbor, where he has been director since 2010. Show More Summary
TARTA's board of trustees voted Thursday to formally ask the Lucas County Board of Elections to place a 10-year renewal of its 1.5-mill levy on the ballot.
The Board of Trustees of the McMichael Canadian Art Collection iannounced that Mr. Ian A. C. Dejardin has been appointed as its new Executive Director, beginning April 2017. Ian joins the McMichael from the renowned Dulwich Picture Gallery in London, England, where he served as its Chief Executive since 2005. Show More Summary
This morning the McNay Art Museum?s Board of Trustees confirmed the appointment of Dr. Richard Aste (as-tee) to serve as the museum?s third director. Aste is a socially conscious cultural leader and a dynamic art historian with wide-ranging experience in managing, curating, teaching, and publishing. Show More Summary
Pauline Foster's dedication to the Museum of Contemporary Art began almost 30 years ago. She and her late husband, Stan, were founding members of the Museum's collectors group, Contemporary Collectors. Pauline joined the Board of Trustees in 1987 and served as Board President from 2001 to 2004. Show More Summary
Jacqueline "Jacky" Schultz, has been appointed president of Suburban Hospital, effective August 15, 2016. After completing an extensive national search, the hospital's board of trustees voted to name Schultz president. Schultz has served as interim president of Suburban Hospital since October 2015.
José Neves Adelino Trustee, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation The discussion around inclusive capitalism embraces fundamental questions about our search for balance between efficiency and equity. Such questions are absolutely critical for...Show More Summary
Library trustees—whether elected or appointed—have the fiduciary responsibility to ensure that the library has the resources to provide the programs and services the community wants.
Akron Law School Press Release, Dean Wilson Named Interim President, Two Interim Co-Deans Named: Akron Law Dean, Matthew J. Wilson, has been selected by our Board of Trustees to serve as Interim President of The University of Akron for the next 18 months [after the resignation of controversial President Scott...
Florida International University Board of Trustees v. Florida National University, Inc., 2016 WL 4010164, --- F.3d ----, No. 15-11509 (11 th Cir. Jul. 26, 2016) FIU sued FNU for changing its name from Florida National College to Florida National University; the district court rejected FIU’s claims and the court of appeals affirmed. Show More Summary
University of Louisville trustees on Wednesday accepted the resignation of embattled President James Ramsey, whose long tenure was dogged by scandal.
The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) Board of Trustees approved a resolution for a student pass program with Capital University.
Pérez Art Museum Miami has appointed four new members to its board of trustees: Barron Channer, George Edwin Crapple, Adri Guha and Dorothy Terrell. The announcement comes just after PAMM Director Franklin Sirmans capped an extremely...Show More Summary
Submitted by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, It was only a few weeks ago that I told you about the government’s annual report on Social Security. It was a veritable death sentence for the program. The Board of Trustees for Social Security...Show More Summary
Last month, a jury ruled in Led Zeppelin’s favor in a copyright case involving “Stairway to Heaven.” The case concerned claims by Michael Skidmore, a trustee for the estate of former Spirit guitarist Randy California (real name: Randy...Show More Summary
The Currier Museum of Art?s Board of Trustees announced that Alan Chong has been unanimously approved as its new Director and CEO, starting September 8, 2016. Dr. Chong will be the ninth director in the Museum?s 87-year history, succeeding Susan Strickler, who retired June 30, 2016 after holding the position since 1996. Show More Summary