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Getty Foundation and American Council of Learned Societies Announce 2020 Postdoctoral Fellowships in Art History

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 7:00pm

NEW YORK, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Getty Foundation and the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) are pleased to announce 10 new recipients of Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Art.

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  • NEW YORK, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Getty Foundation and the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) are pleased to announce 10 new recipients of Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Art.
  • Since 2018, the program has awarded fellowships to outstanding early-career art historians whose projects stand to make substantial and original contributions to the understanding of art and its history.
  • "In the face of current global challenges, the Getty Foundation is proud to maintain funding for art historical research by emerging scholars in the field," said Joan Weinstein, director of the Getty Foundation.
  • Caroline Lillian Schopp , University Assistant, Universitt Wien, Austria, In-Action: The Vienna Group, Viennese Actionism, and the Passivities of Performance Art.

DCP Midstream to Participate in Mizuho Energy Summit

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 8:15pm

DENVER, March 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DCP Midstream, LP (NYSE: DCP) announced that Wouter van Kempen, chairman, president, and chief executive officer will conduct a series of one-on-one and small group meetings with investment community representatives at the Mizuho Energy Summit via telephone conference on March 30, 2020.

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  • DENVER, March 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DCP Midstream, LP (NYSE: DCP) announced that Wouter van Kempen, chairman, president, and chief executive officer will conduct a series of one-on-one and small group meetings with investment community representatives at the Mizuho Energy Summit via telephone conference on March 30, 2020.
  • The materials used at this conference will be posted on the Investors section of DCP Midstreams website at www.dcpmidstream.com on March 29, 2020.
  • DCP Midstream, LP (NYSE: DCP) is a Fortune 500 midstream master limited partnership headquartered in Denver, Colorado, with a diversified portfolio of gathering, processing, logistics and marketing assets.
  • For more information, visit the DCP Midstream, LP website at www.dcpmidstream.com.

Mediaplanet and SHRM CEO, Johnny C. Taylor, Partner to Discuss 2020 Employee Well-Being Trends and the Impact it has on Overall Company Performance

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 6:50pm

The cross-platform campaign advocates for an increased emphasis on overall employee health, engagement, and benefits.

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  • The cross-platform campaign advocates for an increased emphasis on overall employee health, engagement, and benefits.
  • Chief Executive Officer of the Society for Human Resource Management, Johnny C. Taylor, is featured in the foreword of the publication.
  • "HR professionals and business leaders must open and expand the dialogue about workplace benefits with executives and decision-makers.
  • In addition, it will be distributed at several industry-focused conferences, including Recruitcon, SHRM Annual Conference, HR World Conferences, the HRD Summit, and more.

Latest news - Cancellation of the CULT Committee meeting of 16-17 March 2020 - Committee on Culture and Education

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 8:01pm

In the context of the exponential growth of the epidemic, the President of the European Parliament has announced a number of measures to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus and to safeguard Parliament's core activities.

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  • In the context of the exponential growth of the epidemic, the President of the European Parliament has announced a number of measures to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus and to safeguard Parliament's core activities.
  • An extraordinary plenary session will be held in Brussels on 26 March, replacing the session originally planned for 1 and 2 April.
  • Weeks 15-18 are now "white weeks" without parliamentary activities.
  • Following these decisions, the CULT Committee meeting of 20-21 April is cancelled.

Press release - COVID-19: MEPs call for a more unified EU response

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 8:00pm

Respecting strict sanitary precautions, lead MEPs from all political groups gathered in a special session in the Brussels chamber on Thursday, with others following the debate from home.

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  • Respecting strict sanitary precautions, lead MEPs from all political groups gathered in a special session in the Brussels chamber on Thursday, with others following the debate from home.
  • The free movement of goods and services is the only way to get supplies to where they are needed.
  • The EU is not even capable of coordinating the measures taken by the member states.
  • The Greens call for financial help to people who have lost their income and, through coronabonds, to ensure the stability of EU countries.

Highlights - IMCO calls for further action to be taken to tacke the COVID-19 crisis - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 8:00pm

In a letter addressed on Monday to the EU Commission Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager (Europe Fit for the Digital Age), Commissioners Thierry Breton (Internal Market) and Didier Reynders (Justice), as well as to the Croatian Presidency of the Council, Parliament’s Internal Market Committee calls for further action to be taken to tackle the COVID-19 crisis.

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In a letter addressed on Monday to the EU Commission Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager (Europe Fit for the Digital Age), Commissioners Thierry Breton (Internal Market) and Didier Reynders (Justice), as well as to the Croatian Presidency of the Council, Parliament’s Internal Market Committee calls for further action to be taken to tackle the COVID-19 crisis.

U.S. Community Foundations Mobilize More Than $238.7M to Support Those Impacted by COVID-19

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:20pm

According to data compiled by the Community Foundation Public Awareness Initiative, nearly 170 community foundations spanning 49 states and the District of Columbia have already created Covid-19 response funds.

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  • According to data compiled by the Community Foundation Public Awareness Initiative, nearly 170 community foundations spanning 49 states and the District of Columbia have already created Covid-19 response funds.
  • Oregon Community Foundation is announcing $2 million in grants to support nonprofits working on the ground in its state.
  • The U.S. is home to roughly 800 community foundations, representing communities of all sizes, from statewide foundations to rural counties and small towns.
  • The Community Foundation Public Awareness Initiative includes more than 120 community foundations in 47 states working together to educate the public about how we're improving communities.

Report Published on Rabbi Trusts During Times of Economic Uncertainty

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

With todays economic uncertainties, plan sponsors will want to review their rabbi trust agreements to ensure they will meet their post-change of control requirements and, at the same time, provide adequate protection to the plan participants.

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  • With todays economic uncertainties, plan sponsors will want to review their rabbi trust agreements to ensure they will meet their post-change of control requirements and, at the same time, provide adequate protection to the plan participants.
  • With more than $7 billion in assets under management, Fulcrum Partners is one of Americas leading executive benefits consultancies.
  • Fulcrum Partners ( fulcrumpartnersllc.com ) is a wholly independent, member-owned firm dedicated to helping organizations enhance their Total Rewards Strategy.
  • VAI/VSI, LSF and BDO Alliance USA are non-affiliated entities and separate entities from Fulcrum Partners and CapAcuity, LLC.

Business Reporter: Redefining Professionalism in a Rapidly Transforming World

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:11am

Debbie Dore, chief executive of Association for Project Management (APM), says that successful growth of project activity can only be achieved by continuously developing professionalism in all areas.

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  • Debbie Dore, chief executive of Association for Project Management (APM), says that successful growth of project activity can only be achieved by continuously developing professionalism in all areas.
  • To learn more aboutredefining professionalism in a transforming world, read the full article here .
  • Business Reporteralso hosts conferences, breakfast meetings and exclusive summits, events which bring together some of the most influential decision makers and innovators in modern business.
  • These exclusive events for business leaders give Business Reporter direct contact with readers and help to inform the content and direction of its editorial projects.

Ellevate Network Launches The Action Guide and Programs for Women Navigating Work, During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:00am

NEW YORK, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ellevate Network, the leading community for women in the workplace, introduced its new resources and programming to support women navigating the global pandemic while at work.

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  • NEW YORK, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ellevate Network, the leading community for women in the workplace, introduced its new resources and programming to support women navigating the global pandemic while at work.
  • "Women are typically the chief healthcare officer, the chief entertainment officer, the chief education officer in their homes", said Kristy Wallace, CEO of Ellevate Network.
  • We are excited to strengthen our community and provide a place to lean on for women across the globe".
  • Ellevate Network will continue to keep The Action Guide up-to-date and provide ready-to-consume content for women.