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Lipscomb University's Institute for Civic Leadership Announces Naki Osutei, VP, Toronto City Summit Alliance, as Speaker at the Third Annual Hispanic Forum

Posted: Oct 31, 2011 – 12:18 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Oct. 31 /CSRwire/ - Naki Osutei, vice president of strategy at the Toronto City Summit Alliance, will be the guest speaker at Lipscomb University's third annual Hispanic Forum, to be held Dec. 8 at 7:30 a.m. The Hispanic Forum was created in...

World's Largest Investors, Worth $20 Trillion, Step Up Call for Urgent Policy Action on Climate Change

Posted: Oct 20, 2011 – 01:48 PM EST

GENEVA, LONDON, NEW YORK and MELBOURNE, Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - Despite the global economic crisis, and increased market volatility, the worlds largest investors today urged governments and international policy makers to take new and meaningful steps in the fight against climate change. In...

Deborah Taylor Tate, Executive-in-Residence in Communication, Meets with White House Officials to Promote Healthy Images of Women in the Media

Posted: Oct 14, 2011 – 04:20 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Oct. 14 /CSRwire/ - Lipscomb University Executive-in-Residence Debi Taylor Tate took her campaign to reduce negative images of women and girls in the media to the White House this week. Tate, a former Federal Communications Commissioner and ITU (International Telecommunication Union) Special...

Occupy Wall Street: CSRwire's Joe Sibilia Goes Head On With FOX Business' John Stossel

Posted: Oct 12, 2011 – 11:48 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - 'Occupy Wall Street: Who Are They And What Do They Want?' was a lead topic on CSRwire Talkback last week, and the conversation continues this week with CSRwire CEO Joe Sibilia taking the stage with John Stossel...

Tanzanian President H.E. Jakaya M. Kikwete Calls for United Nations Summit on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) to Include Oral Disease

Posted: Sep 22, 2011 – 08:45 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Sponsored by the United Republic of Tanzania, with support from the World Health Organization, and co-sponsored by the Governments of Australia and Sweden Tanzanian President H.E. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete urged the United Nations Summit on...

Audi Challenges Drivers to 'Take the Pledge' for Better, Safer Road

Posted: Sep 19, 2011 – 01:30 PM EST

HERNDON, Va., Sep. 19 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Announcement made during the Primetime Emmy Awards telecast With the help of drivers across the nation, Audi aims to make the road a more intelligent place Drivers now can take the pledge at www.driverspledge.com Audi...

The Lexicon of Sustainability and Consolidated Graphics will Give Away a Set of 24 Lexicon Prints to 100 Students, Teachers, Farmers, Librarians, Gardeners, Food Activists and Organizers Who Host a Pop-Up Art Show in Their Community

Posted: Sep 08, 2011 – 05:31 PM EST

PETALUMA, Calif., Sep. 08 /CSRwire/ - The Lexicon of Sustainability Project (www.lexiconofsustainability.com) has launched a call for 100 people from across the USA to host pop-up art shows in their communities. Community leaders, students, farmers, activist, gardeners and cooks are encouraged to apply....

Viacom Recognizes Ten-Year Anniversary of 9/11 as the National Media Partner of the September 11 National Day of Service and Remembrance

Posted: Sep 06, 2011 – 12:39 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 06 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - To commemorate the ten-year anniversary of 9/11, Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B) today announced the launch of a multi-platform public service campaign to inspire Americans to participate in the U.S. "9/11 National Day of Service...

Ted Turner, Dr. Sylvia Earle and Sir Richard Branson Unite to Form OceanElders

Posted: Aug 25, 2011 – 03:11 PM EST

ASPEN, Colo., Aug. 25 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Ted Turner, Dr. Sylvia Earle and Sir Richard Branson have joined together to help launch OceanElders to help put ocean conservation at the forefront of the global agenda. The newly formed non-profit organization brings together...

Kenneth Cole Recaptures Its Heritage With The Launch of A Provocative, Interactive Platform For F/W 2011

Posted: Aug 15, 2011 – 08:35 AM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 15 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Under the direction of Founder and Chief Creative Officer Kenneth Cole, for nearly 30 years the brand has made a statement through its iconic, provocative voice. This September, with the launch of a new, interactive...

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