Daily Archives: April 18, 2019

American Saving Bank marks opening of 50th Hawaii branch: Slideshow

American Savings Bank held a traditional Hawaiian blessing ceremony to mark the grand opening of the bank's 50th branch in Hawaii, located at its new headquarters just outside Downtown Honolulu. American Savings Bank President and CEO Rich Wacker unti...

By | 2019-04-18T23:47:41+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Economics|

McDonald’s ad agency finds a new top creative down under in Australia

McDonald’s Chicago ad agency We Are Unlimited (WAU) has hired a new executive creative director in what looks to be an effort to buttress the agency’s creative work for the Chicago-based burger behemoth. Derek Green arrived in the Windy City this wee...

By | 2019-04-18T19:30:10+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Media|

Time names UA alumna among top 100 list of most influential

A prominent Alabama University alumna has appeared on another list of influential leaders. Time magazine named Marillyn Hewson among the titans of its Time 100 list for 2019. Born in Kansas, Hewson lost her father at an early age and helped her moth...

By | 2019-04-18T19:27:25+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Media|

Fleischmann to be feted as rare non-alumnus of law school

A former dean at the University at Buffalo School of Law gave Ilene Fleischmann a piece of advice she’s never forgotten. “Change is the only constant,” Jacob Hyman told her. It was advice he had received from legendary attorney John Lord O’Brian. “Th...

By | 2019-04-18T18:14:15+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Education|

Ohio State’s new international partnership connects Columbus to the ‘Silicon Valley of India’

"These are the kinds of things that need to be included in the innovation district and are aligned with the principles of the innovation district," said Steven Ringel, executive director or OSU's Institute for Materials Research.

By | 2019-04-18T14:35:22+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Education|

A’s get behind power players for Howard Terminal ballpark as opposition rallies

As a group of maritime and trucking union leaders push for the Oakland Athletics to build elsewhere, the A's are backing two bills in the state Legislature that would make it easier to construct a 34,000-seat ballpark at the waterfront Howard Terminal....

By | 2019-04-18T13:56:33+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Sports|