Vartan Gregorian

Type: Person
Name: Vartan Gregorian
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

The Conversation Comes to the United States, via BU

Global news website: journalists + academics = informed news analysisThe Conversation’s managing editor Misha Ketchell (from left), editor Margaret Drain, and deputy editor Maria Balinska discuss the day’s plan at a budget meeting. Photos by Cydney S ... [Published Boston University - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Providence schools report improvements in student absenteeism

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Providence schools have seen a decline in chronic absenteeism, from 36.6% in the 2009-10 school year to 30.7% in the 2013-14 school year, the city’s school department has announced.Chronic absenteeism is defined as students missing ... [Published Providence Journal - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Carnegie Foundation might support Armenian education sector

Yerevan /Mediamax/. Armenian Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan received President of Carnegie Corporation of New York Vartan Gregorian and Vice President Deana Arsenian today.Joint educational program with the Foundation was discussed during ... [Published Mediamax - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Both More and No More: The Historical Split between Charity and Philanthropy

In the urtext of modern philanthropy, “The Gospel of Wealth (1889),” Andrew Carnegie set out to instruct his peers on the proper means of disposing of a personal fortune. But before laying out the virtues of the active administration of wealth for the ... [Published Hudson Institute - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

The Top 100 International Influencers

These tastemakers and innovators may not be natives of the U.S., but their part in shaping NYC is undeniable.Photography by Patrick McMullanFeisal Abdul Rauf , author; from KuwaitWaris Ahluwalia , designer and actor; from Amritsar, IndiaChristiane Amanpour ... [Published Modern Luxury - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Science DUGs promote laid-back learning

Students discussed science and math as they chomped on pizza during the semester’s first departmental undergraduate group meetings held over the past few weeks.DUGs hold a long tradition of enriching students’ college experiences with friendships, free ... [Published Brown Daily Herald - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 2 reports

Bridging the Gap: Carnegie Corporation of New York Awards $5 Million to Universities for Innovative Programs Linking Academia and Policy

The Corporation sought new ideas with an emphasis on face-to-face interaction among practitioners, academics, and students. It also gave special consideration to university programs that take into account policymaking experience when hiring, and that ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Great Immigrants--The Pride of America: Celebrate July 4th with Stories of Immigrants Who Make America Strong

Comments NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Fourth of July, Carnegie Corporation of New York, its Board of Trustees and staff, celebrate naturalized citizens whose contributions have helped to make our nation vibrant and strong.As ... [Published AndhraNews.net - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Providence wins $3M grant to create new high schools

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Providence has won a $3-million private grant to create two small high schools as part of an effort to make “dramatic changes” in a district plagued by poor performance.Up to 450 students will be eligible to attend each school ... [Published WPRI - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Great Immigrants--The Pride of America: Celebrate July 4th with Stories of Immigrants Who Make America Strong

Great Immigrants -- The Pride of America: Celebrate July 4th with Stories of Immigrants Who Make America Strong. Carnegie Corporation of New York, founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1911, salutes naturalized citizens with public service ad and tribute ...NEW ... [Published PR Newswire - Jul 02 2014]

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...immigrants, either recently or in the distant past," said Vartan Gregorian, President of Carnegie Corporation of New York and a naturalized citizen. "andrew carnegie was perhaps the best export of scotland to the united states who subsequently became one of the champions of american democracy and philanthropy."

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The Conversation Comes to the United States, vi... [Published Boston University - Oct 22 2014]
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Carnegie Foundation might support Armenian educ... [Published Mediamax - Oct 16 2014]
Both More and No More: The Historical Split bet... [Published Hudson Institute - Oct 15 2014]
The Top 100 International Influencers [Published Modern Luxury - Oct 09 2014]
Science DUGs promote laid-back learning [Published Brown Daily Herald - Oct 06 2014]
Bridging the Gap: Carnegie Corporation of New Y... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 23 2014]
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Great Immigrants--The Pride of America: Celebra... [Published AndhraNews.net - Sep 20 2014]
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