This week I talked with James Nadeau, Executive Director of Wicked Queer Boston’s LGBT Film Festival which is celebrating its 33rd year and runs from March 30th to April 9th. There are over 120 features and shorts participating in this year’s film festival. Show More Summary
Jane Sánche named Law Librarian of Congress; Denise Stephens to become Vice Provost and University Librarian at Washington University, St. Louis; Lisa Wells is the new Executive Director of Pioneer Library System, OK; and more new hires, promotions, retirements, and obituaries from the March 1, 2017 issue of Library Journal.
Arkansas' death-penalty law requires that the prison director procure no fewer than six and no more than 12 citizen witnesses for each execution. The post Arkansas Needs Volunteers To Watch Eight Executions In April — Could You Do It? appeared first on CrimeFeed.
Sixteen senators wrote the letter to Dave Ogrean, executive director of USA Hockey.
(Scott Johnson) PolitiFact executive director Aaron Sharockman appeared for the first hour of Hugh Hewitt’s syndicated Salem Radio show this morning. Hugh invited Sharockman on to explore PolitiFact’s drive-by on Hugh himself, noted by us yesterday here and here. Show More Summary
David Graham for the Atlantic: “This isn’t how democracy works,” said Justine Sarver, executive director of the Ballot Initiative Strategy Center, a nonprofit that works with progressive ballot campaigns. “You don’t get to pick and choose when you like a … Continue reading ?
John Carpenter, director of the original and an executive producer of the remake, calls Rodriguez "a great director."
The Department of Correction director has begun asking for volunteers to fulfill a state law requiring that at least six people watch an execution.
Gena Cook, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Navigating Cancer, and Heather Kopecky, PhD, MBA, Senior Client Partner, Korn Ferry, have been named Chair and Vice-Chair, respectively, of the NCCN Foundation Board of Directors.
Mara Keisling, executive director of the National Center for Transgender Equality, said the president has “once again put the fox in charge of the hen house,” by appointing someone to a government agency who directly opposes the agency’s mission. The post Trump Puts Anti-LGBTQ Activist in Charge of Civil Rights Office appeared first on Rewire.
Anomaly has completed the leadership team for the Los Angeles office it opened midway though 2016 with the hiring of partners and executive creative directors Paco Conde and Beto Fernandez, who will officially start in their new roles in May. Conde and Fernandez round out a team that includes managing director Jiah Choi and chief...
World leaders have committed to defeat tuberculosis (TB), the leading infectious disease killer in the world that infected over 10 million people last year alone – more people than live in the entire country of Sweden. Few are better positioned to ensure this happens than Dr. Lucica Ditiu, the Executive Director of the Stop TB…
McLaren-Honda Executive Director Zak Brown says the partnership's progress in 2017 will be "gradual", rather than expecting to…
The Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust announced a new executive team with interim director Beth Kean promoted to executive director, and board member Paul Nussbaum bumped up to board president and CEO. Both are descendants of Holocaust survivors. Nussbaum says the team’s first order of business...
A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico's finances amid a dire economic crisis announced Thursday that it appointed Ukraine's former finance minister as its executive director. The board's chairman said … Click to Continue »
Heather Busby, executive director of NARAL Pro-Choice Texas, said the Texas GOP has continued to attack reproductive rights and the doctor-patient relationship. The post Texas Senate Republicans Go on Anti-Choice Spree appeared first on Rewire.
Ending years of litigation against the largest state bar association in the nation, an arbitrator has thrown out a whistleblower case against the California State Bar by its former executive director. Joe Dunn, who is also a former state senator, alleged that the bar association fired him for reporting problems......
By Robert Mahoney, CPJ Deputy Executive Director For many countries a visit by the U.S. Secretary of State is still a big deal. And in those countries where the independent press is struggling or where journalists are jailed for their...Show More Summary
Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger has extended his contract one year to 2019. The extension, announced by Disney on Thursday morning, comes as the company’s board of directors continues to search for a replacement for Iger. Iger, 66, previously was slated to leave the company...
Brent Assink is winding down as executive director of the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. He will leave the organisation next week after 18 years in charge. His departure coincides with Deborah Borda’s shock decision to leave the LA Phil and move back to New York. That leaves both leading West Coast orchestras in search of new […]