Security Highlights from the Leaders Summit on Climate – Homeland Security Today – HSToday

Last week’s Leaders Summit on Climate made history for many reasons — because of the number of new commitments on cutting emissions, its virtual nature, the focus on environmental justice, and that climate security was included at a level never before seen on the global stage. The big…

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4 reasons business school faculty lack diversity – Alton Telegraph

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Sonya A. Grier, American University Kogod School of Business (THE CONVERSATION) Despite the increasing diversity among America’s college students, business school professors remain overwhelmingly white. In U.S. business schools, Black and Hispanic…

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The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools Announces Honorees for the 30 Under 30 Changemakers Awards – Stockhouse

WASHINGTON , May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of National Charter Schools Week 2021: 30 Years Strong , the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (National Alliance) honors 30 exceptional young leaders who are connected in some way to charter schools and are using their ideas, talents,…

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EY US expands commitment to environmental and social issues –

Get inside Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your 1-week free trial here. NEW YORK, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynamic forces such as climate change, human capital and social injustice have accelerated the focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. The spotlight on these topics has…

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The Fascinating Memoir of a “Citizen Pilgrim”: Q&A with Richard Falk – – CounterPunch

Image Source: Cover art for the book Public Intellectual: The Life of a Citizen Pilgrim Richard Falk, the well-known international relations scholar, taught at Princeton University for four decades. Starting in 2002 he has taught Global and International Studies at UC Santa Barbara. Falk is also a chair for the Nuclear Age…