Daily Archives: February 19, 2019

Nike, plaintiffs’ attorneys square off in first court hearing

An attorney for current and former Nike employees on Tuesday argued during a court hearing that a sweeping gender discrimination lawsuit against the sportswear giant should be allowed to proceed. The lawsuit was filed in August in the wake of reports...

By | 2019-02-19T21:16:43+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Sports|

Diversity pays dividends in driving financial performance, Fidelity expert says

Diversity in the workplace is more than a matter of fairness. It’s a driver of innovation and performance and it factors heavily into employers’ ability to attract and retain top talent,

By | 2019-02-19T20:58:18+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Economics|

Ohio State’s Wexner Medical plans outpatient campus across from OhioHealth Dublin Methodist

Like competing pharmacy chains on opposite corners, Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center plans to build a massive outpatient campus directly across from OhioHealth Dublin Methodist Hospital. Medical Center officials are seeking trustee permis...

By | 2019-02-19T20:46:31+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Healthcare|

Ohio State wants to expand digital textbook initiative

Ohio State University trustees will consider whether to expand the school's Digital Textbook Initiative, part of a wide-ranging, $11 million deal with tech-giant Apple. According to trustee documents, the school wants to expand its digital textbook p...

By | 2019-02-19T20:20:45+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Education|

Albany Empire owner: Arena Football League could triple in size

Dan Nolan, one of the owners of Albany's Arena Football team, believes the league could easily grow from its current six teams to 20 or 25 across the country in the coming years. The Albany Empire easily surpassed expectations in its first year, attra...

By | 2019-02-19T11:00:00+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Sports|