Alan J. Reyes: September 12, 2017

THE USO INVITES YOU TO “REFLECT & CONNECT” THIS SEPTEMBER HOW THE USO IS COMMEMORATING 9/11 AND CONNECTING SERVICE MEMBERS TO FAMILY, HOME, AND COUNTRY    Alan J. Reyes Senior Vice President (SVP) of Operations & Programs, USO   Each year on September 11, our Nation comes together in a patriotic show of support for our […]

Audrey Kusiak, PhD & Bob O’Brien, PhD: September 7, 2017

Improving Pain Management Strategies for Veterans VA Medical Centers Provides a System-Wide Standard of Care to Reduce Suffering Audrey Kusiak, PhD Scientific Program Manager, VA Rehabilitation Research & Development Service Bob O’Brien, PhD Scientific Program Manager, VA Health Services Research & Development Service According to a report by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), 25.3 […]

Howard Hammond: September 7, 2017

Life Insurance Myths Debunked Financial expert separates fact from fiction for Life Insurance Awareness Month   Howard Hammond Managing Director of Fifth Third Securities   More than one in three Americans don’t have a life insurance policy – a critical tool for providing loved ones with financial security and peace of mind. In recognition of […]

Dr Josh Umbehr – Why Wait for Repeal & Replace?

Why Are You Waiting for Congress to Repeal & Replace Obamacare? Dr Josh Umbehr When the Democrats controlled congress and the White House they gave us The Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.  Which has proven for most Americans to be neither affordable or caring. Fact is millions of Americans have given up on Congress and […]

David Allender: August 17, 2017

BACK TO SCHOOL TIPS FOR PARENTS TO HELP KIDS SUCCEED IN SCHOOL Reading is Key to Academic Success: National Survey from Scholastic Shows Parents Have a Major Role in Helping Kids Find Books They Love  David Allender Children’s Book Expert & Scholastic Book Clubs Editorial Director   As kids great ready to go “back to […]

Linda Darling-Hammond & Desiree Carver-Thomas: August 16, 2017

TEACHER TURNOVER: WHY IT MATTERS AND WHAT WE CAN DO ABOUT IT       Linda Darling-Hammond President and CEO of Learning Policy Institute           Desiree Carver-Thomas Research and Policy Associate, Educator Quality Team, Learning Policy Institute     Among in-school factors, teachers have the greatest direct impact on student learning, […]

Frances Messano-Xiomara Padamsee: July 25, 2017

BEHIND THE NUMBERS: THE STATE OF DIVERSITY IN K-12 EDUCATION NewSchools Provides Comprehensive Data on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) in the Education Sector  Frances Messano Managing Partner at NewSchools Venture Fund   Xiomara Padamsee CEO of Promise 54      NewSchools Venture Fund will release a report called “Unrealized Impact” on July 25. This […]

Anthony Shriver – Dr. Maya Warren: July 12, 2017

NONPROFIT BEST BUDDIES INTERNATIONAL IS CHANGING THE LIVES OF INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AROUND THE WORLD ANTHONY K. SHRIVER Founder, Best Buddies International; son of Eunice Kennedy Shriver DR. MAYA Cold Stone Creamery Tastemaster, Food Scientist; winner of The Amazing Race season 25 There are 200 million people in the world living with intellectual and […]

Melissa Bastos: July 12, 2017

What to Look for This Back-to-School Season Cotton Incorporated Releases Its Lifestyle Monitor™ Survey  Melissa Bastos Director, Market Research in the Corporate Strategy and Program Metrics Department of Cotton Incorporated   While we are all enjoying the beautiful summer weather, shoppers and retail outlets are already preparing for back-to-school shopping. For more than 20 years, the Cotton […]

Diane Jooris: July 11, 2017

Bringing More Bright Ideas to Cancer Care The Astellas Oncology C3 Prize® Returns for a Second Year to Inspire and Support Innovative Ideas   Diane Jooris 2016 Grand Prize Winner of the Astellas Oncology C3 Prize and co-founder of Oncomfort™, a health-tech company that uses virtual reality systems to potentially help patients manage the anxiety and pain of […]