By Michelle Robertson, SFGATE Updated 1:13 pm PDT, Thursday, April 25, 2019 Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, Ark. Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, Ark. Photo: Handout, Courtesy Crystal Bridges Museum Photo: Handout, Courtesy Crystal Bridges Museum Image 1 of / 28 Caption Close Image 1 of 28 Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, Ark. Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, Ark. Photo: Handout, Courtesy Crystal Bridges Museum I've been to the city US News says is a better place to live than SF. Here’s what I think. 1 / 28 Back to Gallery Fayetteville, Ark., is not where I expected to find myself for a week last July. But there I was, sweating through my tank top, … [Read more...] about I’ve been to the city US News says is a better place to live than SF. Here’s what I think.
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One year after dropping from top dog to bronze medalist, the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business was named the best graduate business school in the country in U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings. U.S. News touted the school’s post-graduation employment rate — 83.6 percent of full-time program graduates are employed — and “the largest alumni network in the country” as two of the key reasons it ranked the University City institution ahead of its peers. President Donald Trump is one of those Wharton alumni, though he graduated from the school’s undergraduate program, not its graduate program. Trump received a degree in finance and graduated in 1968. Last year’s full-time enrollment at Wharton, the ranking says, was comprised of 1,742 students, 56.3 percent of whom (or roughly 981) were male and 43.7 percent of whom (or roughly 761) were female. According to U.S. News, another Wharton perk is the ability … [Read more...] about Wharton reclaims top business school title in U.S. News’ latest rankings
Thanh Thanh Cong Investment acquires 35 million SBT shares, lifting ownership to 32 per cent Thanh Thanh Cong Investment JSC has purchased 35 million shares in Thanh Thanh Cong - Bien Hoa JSC (SBT), lifting its ownership in the sugar manufacturer to 158.5 million shares, an equivalent of 32 per cent of SBT’s capital. The number fell short of its total registered purchase of 45 million shares. Shares in SBT were trading at around VND20,000-22,000 (US$0.90) on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange during the purchasing time from November 16 to December 14, putting the deal value at more than VND750 billion ($32 million). Earlier in November, chairwoman of Thanh Thanh Cong Investment JSC Dang Huynh Uc My completed the purchase of 20 million shares of SBT, raising her stake to 10.6 per cent. The two shareholders have a combined stake of 42.6 per cent of the outstanding shares of SBT. In October, the company approved a plan to allow My and her affiliates to increase … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS 20/12
The Boston area has a well-known reputation for its prestigious universities. Harvard. MIT. The list goes on. But there are a few local colleges that arguably don’t get the recognition they deserve. CollegeVine, a Cambridge-based college guidance company, recently examined the “most underrated” colleges in the United States, by comparing their cost of attendance and generosity of financial aid with “qualitative data” on students’ career outcomes. Unlike traditional college rankings, CollegeVine co-founder Vinay Bhaskara said they primarily focused on financial outcomes, like students’ starting salary and return on investment one and five years after graduating, as well as “qualitative outcomes like job placements.” And in their final list released Monday morning, two schools in the Boston area — or, to be more specific, two schools in Wellesley — just made the top 10. Both Babson College and Wellesley … [Read more...] about The most underrated colleges in the country? These local schools made the list.
Claudia Torres, mySA.com, San Antonio Express-News Updated 11:47 am CST, Tuesday, November 20, 2018 40. University of Houston US News ranking: 171 Median mid-career salary: $51,600 Among 45,300 students, The University of Houston has an equal number of men and women studying at the institution. The campus spans 594 acres and there are more than 120 undergraduate majors and minors, according to The Princeton Review. less 40. University of Houston US News ranking: 171 Median mid-career salary: $51,600 Among 45,300 students, The University of Houston has an equal number of men and women studying at the institution. The ... more Photo: Google Maps Photo: Google Maps Image 1 of / 24 Caption Close Image 1 of 24 40. University of Houston US News ranking: … [Read more...] about 3 Texas schools among most underrated universities in U.S., report says