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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Nonprofit & Education

Wickford PR firm specializes in preparedness

Eric Cote had no idea when he and partner Ken D’Ambrosio set out to start a communications firm eight years ago that they’d develop...

Making it easier to take help from businesses

A little boy was dead from encephalitis, two others had gotten sick, and a fourth had meningitis. There was no apparent connection, but such...
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Bird flu may drop business back to earth

A little more than a year ago, we heard warnings from Gov. Donald L. Carcieri and U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Michael...

Tapping a world of schoolroom innovation

Schools have to organize and coordinate massive amounts of information – from student records to complicated class schedules – and to do so, many...
BILL FOULKES, the new leader of the Center for Design and Business, wants the center to become a resource for companies worldwide. /

New chief brings global vision<br> to Center for Design and Business

The new Center for Design and Business reflects less of a restructuring by newly hired executive director Bill Foulkes, he says, than a “dramatic...

Spring arrives, tourism blooms, say state officials

In the upcoming tourism season, Providence will have 500 more hotel rooms than last year, and Newport will have a new historic inn, a...
NOT ONLY will the new music center bring their now-scattered educational programming under one roof, Philharmonic officials say, but the added space could triple enrollment. /

Philharmonic raising $12M for school,

With a new location for all its music education programming, the Rhode Island Philharmonic is hoping to triple the enrollment at its Music School...
TORY JOHNSON, founder and CEO of the recruitment service Women For Hire, offers the crowd a $100 bill to show how timid women can be about taking what they want. /

Women’s Summit offers inspiration, helpful tips

Bryant University’s annual Women’s Summit aims to “allow women a chance to take time to look at where they are and where they want...

CVS to offer internships to 1M urban, rural youth

Aiming to encourage young people to consider careers in pharmacy, CVS Corp. said last week that it will expand an internship program for disadvantaged...

Building a bright future for the old Polish Home

It’s been a long time since the Polish National Home, at 66 Chaffee St. in the heart of Olneyville, was a vibrant social...
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A summit on the topics of diversity and inclusion will be held at the start of the awards program. Attendees will learn from experts during a discussion of best practices. For details, including the list of winners, panelists and ticket information, click below.

Wednesday December 5, 2018

Crowne Plaza, Warwick
8am–11am