This is the fourth of a five-part series that takes a look at each of the 2017 Michael Weiner Scholarship recipients.
Since 2015, the Major League Baseball Players Trust has annually awarded a Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies to five deserving law or graduate school students pursuing careers aimed at protecting and defending workers' rights. The Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies was established by Major Leaguers to honor the life and work of the Major League Baseball Players Association’s late executive director.
This is the fourth of a five-part series that takes a look at each of the 2017 winners.
According to the FBI’s most recent data, there were almost 8 million property crime offenses in the United States in 2015. And, according to Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) estimates, roughly 2 million employees per year are affected by some form of workplace violence.
Members of the Maryland Housing and Community Development Neighborhood Revitalization team joined Deputy Secretary Tony Reed and Keep America Beautiful's Senior Vice President/Recycling Brenda Pulley in Baltimore's Waverly neighborhood on March 20 for the launch of Keep Maryland Beautiful, coinciding with the launch of Keep America Beautiful's Great American Cleanup.
BOSTON, March 23, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Jennifer James, Smart City Solutions Lead for Black & Veatch, has been selected to serve on the Boston Advisory Board of Leading Cities. The nonprofit global network promotes sustainable and resilient Smart City solutions by encouraging diplomacy and collaboration.
This Women’s History Month, CSX is celebrating a crucial force driving the future of freight railroads: Women. Gender diversity and opportunities for women are key parts of CSX’s overall inclusion program, and CSX is committed to empowering, accelerating and supporting its women at all levels of the business.
Exterior lighting at Nevada, Mississippi, Maryland and China resorts will dim in a global recognition of climate change
LAS VEGAS, March 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) will recognize Earth Hour, the global effort to raise awareness of climate change, by dimming the exterior lights at 18 of its properties worldwide March 25.
During the annual event, which is sponsored by the World Wildlife Fund, millions of people join communities, businesses and iconic landmarks around the world in switching their lights off for one hour. The goal is to demonstrate the importance of energy conservation and to support action on climate change.
Bridgit Mendler, Rising Appalachia, Valerie June, Nahko and Medicine for the People, Moon Taxi and other artists to turn up the volume on March 25 for Earth Hour
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 23, 2016 /3BL Media/ – This Saturday, World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour will sweep across the globe as skylines from Sydney to San Francisco go dark as a symbolic call for urgent action in the fight against climate change. As millions of people around the world turn off their lights for one hour, singer songwriters and soulful musicians will lend their voices to carry the message of Earth Hour, creating a live soundtrack for a truly global online rally to fight climate change.
March 22, 2017/3BL Media/ -- Daryl Brewster, CEO, CECP: “CECP celebrates the life of David Rockefeller by reflecting on his contributions to society, including the role he played in the founding of CECP: The CEO Force for Good. David Rockefeller’s tenure with CECP included roles as a founding board member, honorary co-chair with John Whitehead and Paul Volker, and most currently, member of the Directors Emeritus, co-chaired by Peter Malkin and Sanford Weill.