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Yesterday | Miami New Times

Miami Book Fair International Brings National Book Award Winners, Finalists to Miami

What do these authors have in common? For one, they're all National Book Award winners.


Related Topix: Education

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Judge Kaplan Blasts Plaintiffs in Irish Bank Case

Judges, understandably, don't like to reverse their own opinions, so motions for reconsideration are always a long shot.


Related Topix: Education, New York

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Vermont Standard

Opera North's Final 'Street Scene' Performance

Kurt Weill's Street Scene continues Opera North's Young Artist Performance Series, presenting American operas with exceptional national talent.


Related Topix: Classical, Kurt Weill, Education

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Business Journal

Dear China: Please invest in Washington business

Sam Kaplan, president of the Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle, wants to help Washington to catch up to California in attracting Chinese investment.


Related Topix: Washington, Education, Snohomish, WA

The Nation

How Much Money Could These Two Iran Hawks Make From Unrest in the Middle East?

On Monday, I published an article detailing how billionaire gold and silver investor Thomas Kaplan and former UN Ambassador Mark Wallace may have promoted their own business interests through work undertaken by United Against Nuclear Iran , a group that is headed up by Wallace and that shares employees with companies controlled by Thomas Kaplan.


Related Topix: Education

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Economist

Language: You never listen to a word I say

A CONVERSATION in which neither party is listening to the other was dubbed a "duologue" by Abraham Kaplan, a philosopher who died in 1993.


Related Topix: Education, Yeshiva University, New Haven, CT

The Miller Theatre Opens Its 2014 - 2015 Season with HEART & BREATH, 9/18

Miller opens its fall season with a captivating new production. Sparking a music dialogue across centuries, Heart & Breath deftly combines modern arrangements of music by Gesualdo and Monteverdi with contemporary works that blend music, dance, and theater, including composer Amy Beth Kirsten 's "wildly imaginative" Colombine's Paradise Theatre .


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Dance, Education, University of Richmond, Symphony, SUNY College at Purchase

Wed Aug 13, 2014


City races setting up for November ballot

The extension period to file city council papers closed Wednesday, and the list of qualified candidates is set for the November election.


Related Topix: Education


Federal Court Refuses To Delay Virginia Gay Marriage Ruling

A federal appeals court has denied a request to delay its ruling striking down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, US Supreme Court, Transgender, Education

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Nation

Washington's Sketchy Pro-Israel/Anti-Iran Camp

Israeli Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer discusses Iran with Jonathan Schanzer, vice president of research at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, at the group's summit in April.


Related Topix: Education, New Times, Publishing, Media

Daily Mail

Rehab boss Murray Kaplan used patients for 'slave labour'

Rehab boss 'used patients for slave labour': Recovering addicts 'sent to rake leaves at his luxury home and hand wash his wife's lingerie' Patients in a taxpayer-funded rehab centre were sent rake leaves in one boss's garden and hand wash his wife's knickers and bras, it is claimed.


Related Topix: Education, Queens, NY, New York, NY, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Jamaica, NY

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Citygarden Sculptures Inspire Musicians

A group of local artists are taking the real estate mantra "location, location, location" and making it their own.


Related Topix: Education

Wed Aug 06, 2014


Stocks waver on Ukraine concerns; Walgreen drops

Traders Daniel Kryger, left, and Christopher Morie work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Education, Beer, Drink

Tue Aug 05, 2014


NYU Langone Medical Center Partners with Education Leader Kaplan,...

NYU Langone Medical Center and Kaplan, Inc. , a world-renowned leader in the educational services industry, today formally announced the launch of a new partnership focused on creating a series of online training modules to educate medical professionals worldwide to improve rapid diagnosis and treatment - and ultimately save lives.


Related Topix: Education, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nursing

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Markets close higher as investors react to Portuguese bank rescue

Trader Steven Kaplan works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014.


Related Topix: Education, Financial Markets, Leicestershire County, England, Warwickshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Brazil, Lisle, IL

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Business Wire

View Press Release

The graduating class included 34 graduates of the Juris Doctor program and 23 graduates who earned an Executive Juris Doctor degree.


Related Topix: Kaplan University, Ellsworth, ME, Education

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Washington Post

Hundreds of big donors are a Ready for Hillarya

Eli Kaplan, 29, dog Maya and digital director Nickie Titus, 32, work at the offices of Ready for Hillary, a super PAC formed to encourage Clinton to run for president on June 20, 2013, in Alexandria, Va.


Related Topix: Education, The Washington Post Company, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

Wed Jul 30, 2014

SubCulture brings the uptown experience downtown

SubCulture , on New York City's Bleecker Street was started by Brothers Marc and Steven Kaplan in September of 2013.


Related Topix: Education

Tue Jul 29, 2014


Passengers Love Virgin America, But Investors Might Not

Virgin will need to argue that it will put the IPO dollars towards expanding its coverage rather than lavishing on new perks for passengers.


Related Topix: Virgin America, us Travel, Education


Ugly Kaplan

In 2012, Kaplan Inc., one of the largest education companies in the world, helped an education agency overseas evade company registration law, and facilitate tax fraud.


Related Topix: Education


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