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2012-08-27 18:20:34

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NFL Hall of Famer Franco Harris, a Penn State graduate, will be visiting the office of UCLA Chancellor Gene Block at 11 am on Tuesday August 28th in an effort to meet with him about Block's role in approving the recent NCAA sanctions against Penn State's football program. John Ziegler will be documenting the event for his proposed film, "The Framing of Joe Paterno." NFL Hall of Famer Franco Harris, who played at Penn State for Joe Paterno, will be...

2012-07-05 14:21:40

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) Chancellor John Mauceri announced today that Susan Jaffe, one of the leading ballerinas of our time, will become the next Dean of the UNCSA School of Dance. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120705/DC35754 ) For 22 years, Jaffe danced with American Ballet Theatre (ABT), where, after she retired from the stage, she joined the faculty of the Jacqueline...

2012-05-30 06:24:24

BERLIN, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC applauds German President Joachim Gauck's strong reaffirmation of German-Jewish relations, but is concerned by his remarks on Israel's security situation. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) During his current visit to Israel, Gauck thanked President Shimon Peres for the "immeasurable generosity of the gift of trust" that Israel has granted to the Federal Republic of Germany. The German president made an emotional...

2012-03-29 06:23:00

World Premiere of David Rambo's "Babbitt," Adapted from the Novel by Sinclair Lewis American Premiere of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing," with Erich Wolfgang Korngold's Complete Score, Conducted by Chancellor John Mauceri WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A momentous confluence of events will bring a world premiere and an American premiere to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) the weekend of April 5-7. (Photo:...

2012-03-21 06:22:33

DUSSELDORF, Germany, March 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Chancellor Helmut Schmidt was the guest of honour at the 50th anniversary of the gathering at the Standehaus-Treff. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20120321/519502 ) Almost every figure of note from the world of German politics and economics has attended the prestige event in Duesseldorf at one time or another. Famous politicians and business leaders are interviewed by a leading...

2012-01-20 13:57:00

Rudy Crew capitalizes on wealth of knowledge in public education to drive corporate sector growth SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rudy Crew, former chancellor of the New York City Schools and 2008 National Superintendent of the Year, joins Revolution K12 as president in order to impact school reform nationwide through the implementation of adaptive technology tools that support teachers and provide blended instruction. Revolution K12 is a...

2012-01-20 16:18:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 12, 2011, Craig James signed a sworn Petition concerned with two books that recount the firing of Texas Tech coach, Mike Leach, in December 2009 regarding events between Leach and James' son (Adam James) who was a football player on that team at the time. This latest sworn Petition states that James was not responsible for Leach's firing. These sworn statements are in stark conflict with the sworn testimony...

2011-11-04 08:11:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The City Colleges of Chicago Board of Trustees has voted to adopt changes to the City Colleges of Chicago sick day policy and healthcare benefits for non-bargained for employees, the first steps in a comprehensive review of benefits ordered by Chancellor Cheryl L. Hyman last fall. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101118/CCCLOGO) "I want to commend Chancellor Hyman for leading the effort to ensure that City Colleges of Chicago's benefits...

2011-10-07 09:00:00

Pacifica Graduate Institute today announced the appointment of Carol S. Pearson, Ph.D., as President of the Institute. She succeeds the Founding President, Stephen Aizenstat, Ph.D. A formal inauguration will take place on Thursday, February 9, 2012. Santa Barbara, California (PRWEB) October 07, 2011 Pacifica Graduate Institute announced the appointment of Carol S. Pearson, Ph.D., as President of the Institute. She succeeds the Founding President, Stephen Aizenstat, Ph.D. A formal...

2011-09-16 09:24:00

FRANKFURT AM MAIN and BERLIN, Germany, September 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- German Chancellor Opens World's Most Important Trade Fair for Mobility - Comprehensive Walking Tour "Innovation - it is visible here at the IAA. The National Platform for Electric Mobility has done a good job. We have also provided incentives that we hope will get electric mobility in Germany moving, without creating a long-lasting culture of subsidies, e.g. the ten-year exemption from motor-vehicle...