The Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture, Inc. is funded by an operating grant from the Maryland State Arts Council, an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive, and also by funding from the Montgomery County government and the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County. All programs are produced in cooperation with the National Park Service and Montgomery County, Maryland.
How to Launch a Brand New Blog (with a Bang!)
In this post, we look into the nitty gritties that go into launching your very own brand new blog like the pros. Do it yourself without breaking a sweat!
Private companies are launching a new space race
The space race between the USA and Russia started with a beep from the Sputnik satellite exactly 60 years ago (October 4, 1957) and ended with a handshake in space just 18 years later. The handshake was the start of many decades of international collaboration in space. But over the past decade, there has been …
FDA Launches New Medication Guide Database
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday launched a new Medication Guide database to replace the current Medication Guide web page.
Spirits dadpreneur started with WHY when launching new biz
I am excited to introduce you to a great guy, Simon Ford. Simon and I worked together at The ABSOLUT Spirits company before it was acquired by Pernod Ricard in 2008. Back then, Simon was a respecte…
Top global public health scientists launch new challenge to anti-vaxxers
Search engines and social media organizations must do more to prevent the spread of inaccurate information on childhood vaccination, and governments must better support mandatory immunization programs, says an international group of leading public health scientists in a statement published in the Journal of Health Communication.
New York State Launches Phase One of Unprecedented $10.4 Billion Homelessness Action Plan
New York State announces the launch of Phase One of the Homelessness Action Plan, which is part of a multifaceted, focused and comprehensive package of initiatives involving multiple agencies.
Garden City Hospital hires new top administrator
Saju George has been appointed chief administrative officer at Garden City Hospital by new owner Prime Healthcare Services, a for-profit chain based in Ontario, Calif.
How These Entrepreneurs Used Their EMBA Degrees To Launch New Startups
Harald and Elena used WU Executive Academy’s Global Team Project to develop new startup ideas together with EMBA students in China and the US
See How the Super Bowl Launched a New Identity for Minnesota
Don’t miss “More Than a Game,” a must-see presentation about leveraging the Super Bowl to kick off a new identity for the state, delivered by Maureen Bausch, the CEO of the 2018 Super Bowl Host Committee. This event takes place Tuesday, May 8, from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the 3M Auditorium as part of the Brand Matters speaker series. Offered jointly by the Carlson School, Yamamoto, and Twin Cities Business, Brand Matters is a speakers' series that provides tools and insights to…
Kylie Jenner Is Launching a New Beauty Product Tomorrow and You'll Never Guess What It Is
‘A People’s Guide to Nashville’ launches at Curb Center event
by Jennifer Johnston | Dec. 2, 2015, 5:11 PM James Fraser (Vanderbilt) A People’s Guide to Nashville – an alternative guide to the city celebrating people and places too often veiled, forgotten or ignored – will launch Dec. 11 at 5 p.m. at Vanderbilt’s Curb Center for Art, Enterprise and Public Policy . The public is invited to attend The launch includes a call for 300- to 500-word entries that invite Nashvillians to tell stories about places and times in the city’s present…
New Initiatives in Spine & Pain Management: What Works Best
There have been several changes for spine and pain management professionals over the past few years, and leaders in the field are at the forefront of advocating for change.
How do we promote equity in education? A new research initiative
Rising inequality is one of the greatest challenges facing the global community today – and equity is rightly at the heart of the new development agenda, reflected in the Sustainable Development Goals and the Education 2030 Incheon Declaration. Nowhere is the challenge of equity more salient than in education, with its potential to positively shape... Read more »
How Do We Promote Equity in Education? A New Research Initiative
Rising inequality is one of the greatest challenges facing the global community today – and equity is rightly at the heart of the new development agenda, reflected in the Sustainable Development Goals and the Education 2030 Incheon Declaration. Nowhere is the challenge of equity more salient than in education, with its potential to positively shape life outcomes – or further …
Apple Launches iPhone Tips and Tricks Guides
Apple has launched a new set of online guides designed to give iPhone users a few quick tips on how to get the most out of their iOS 7 experience.
New program teaches art appreciation to doctors in training
My own training in art translates directly into skills relevant to plastic surgery, but a new program aims to teach art appreciation to non-surgeons
Thank you for a successful launch of The Secret of Zoone
April 9th was the official book birthday of my new middle-grade book The Secret of Zoone and we celebrated in the best way possible—by launching at our phenomenal local book store, Kidsbooks in Van…
Why Kopparberg Launched Its New Lager Brand With Street Art
Swedish drinks brand Kopparberg has activated its first lager product in the most Shoreditch way possible: through the medium of street art. Known primarily ...
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Is Launching What?
Today's celebrity branding news has us scratching our heads.