Daily Archives: March 25, 2019

HPE, Acosta Sheet Metal to be honored at SVBJ Latino Leadership awards

Two San Jose-based businesses — Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Acosta Sheet Metal Manufacturing — are the first-ever company recipients of the Silicon Valley Business Journal's new Latino Leadership Awards. The honors, set to be handed out at a specia...

By | 2019-03-25T22:17:32+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Technology|

WSU business school receives donation from Bank of America

Bank of America's charitable foundation made a $250,000 grant to Wichita State University on Monday. The money is to support the school's campaign to raise a new building for the W. Frank Barton School of Business, to be located on the Innovation Cam...

By | 2019-03-25T22:00:27+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Economics|

Supreme Court declines to hear arguments about iconic Michael Jordan photo

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to take up a lawsuit filed against Nike by a New York photographer who snapped an iconic image of Michael Jordan. Jacobus Rentmeester sued Nike in 2015 for copyright infringement. He claimed Nike improperly used a p...

By | 2019-03-25T21:51:09+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Sports|

Marquette professor receives $1.9 million grant to study spinal cord regeneration

Marquette University professor Murray Blackmore received a $1.9 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for a project targeting the regeneration of injured nerve cells in spinal cord injuries.   Blackmore is an associate professor of biom...

By | 2019-03-25T21:36:41+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Education|

UC Davis medical residents, fellows unionize with SEIU

Several hundred University of California Davis resident physicians, fellows and interns are unionizing under the Committee of Interns and Residents branch of the Service Employees International Union.  The new union branch said Monday that a majority ...

By | 2019-03-25T21:14:59+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Healthcare|

HISD reportedly ordered to suspend search for superintendent

State officials reportedly ordered the Houston Independent School District Board of Education on March 25 to place its search for a permanent superintendent on hold. The Houston Chronicle reports that Doris Delaney, conservator of HISD for the Texas E...

By | 2019-03-25T19:39:13+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Education|

In the money March 23: More than $251M in deals reported, including for novel AI startups

Check out the latest deals on the Austin business scene, including an eight-figure investment in a startup developing new tests to detect allergies and diseases.

By | 2019-03-25T12:44:21+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Economics|

Five things you need to know today, and where to find some good news

Good morning, Boston. It's Monday, and here are the five things you need to know to get your busy workday started and some places to find good news. GE Aviation's plant in Lynn is ready for takeoff In the current Weekly Edition, Greg Ryan reports on ...

By | 2019-03-25T10:03:50+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Media|