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Arts Administration’s Daniel Ranalli and the Art of Museum Viewing

By Student Marketing
April 16th, 2014 in Arts Administration, Daniel Ranalli, Faculty News, Featured News Post, MET News.

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On Friday, April 11, Associate Professor and Director of Arts Administration Daniel Ranalli participated in the Harvard Institute for Learning in Retirement series “Fridays @ HILR.” During The Art of Museum Viewing, Ranalli, Harvard Art Museums Director Thomas Lentz, and Boston Globe art critic Sebastian Smee discussed the following questions: Why do people go to museums today? What is the role of the art museum in contemporary culture?

Dr. Jay A. Halfond on Higher Education in Post-Conflict Societies

By Student Marketing
April 10th, 2014 in Administrative Sciences, Faculty News, Jay Halfond, MET News.

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MET’s former dean and current Associate Professor of Administrative Sciences, Jay A. Halfond, wrote an article for New England Journal of Higher Education called “From Arab Spring to Academic Blossoming? Transforming Nations after their Liberation.” The article examines notions of higher education in post-conflict societies such as Libya, and how Western models can serve as positive examples.

Read more at the New England Journal of Higher Education

MET Professor John Sullivan Quoted

By roliver
April 5th, 2014 in Administrative Sciences, Faculty News, Featured News Post, John Sullivan, MET News.

An expert in health care policy, finance, and asset valuation, Administrative Sciences Associate Professor John Sullivan was quoted in an article in Crain’s Chicago Business on April 3. In an analysis of Chicago-area Highland Park Hospital’s decision to get out of the outpatient dialysis business, Sullivan observed that “Hospitals have been shedding this service for years.”

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Lessons from the “Big Dig”: MET Professor on Syracuse Elevated Highway Project

By roliver
April 4th, 2014 in Administrative Sciences, Faculty News, Featured News Post, Ginny Greiman, MET News.

bu-met-faculty-ginny-greiman-portrait6-150x150WAER 88.3, Syracuse Public Media, mentioned a presentation by MET Assistant Professor of Administrative Sciences Virginia Greiman. Invited to address a Syracuse audience as part of “I-81 Speaker Series”—a series of discussions on the future of the elevated highway dividing Syracuse—Greiman shared her experience as deputy chief legal counsel and risk manager on Boston’s “Big Dig” road project.

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MET Project Management Expert on Syracuse Viaduct

By roliver
April 4th, 2014 in Administrative Sciences, Faculty News, Ginny Greiman, MET News.

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Assistant Professor of Administrative Sciences Virginia Greiman, an internationally recognized expert on mega-project management and infrastructure development, was invited to address a Syracuse audience as part of that city’s “I-81 Speaker Series.” Greiman offered insight on the Syracuse elevated highway project based on her experience as deputy chief legal counsel and risk manager on Boston’s “Big Dig.” Read the syracuse.com article.