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On October 12, 1948, led in prayer by Bishop James Cassidy and joined by representatives of the Congregation of Holy Cross and many others, the College celebrated its official opening, known as Founders’ Day.
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Ballot Initiative Brief: Policy Impacts of Question 1
Ballot Initiative Brief: Question #1
On November 6th voters will be tasked with deciding the fate of a handful of ballot initiatives, including Question #1 which would mandate nurse staffing ratios in hospitals and other health care facilities across Massachusetts
Mandated staffing ratios take decision-making authority away from doctors and nurses and apply a one-size-fits-all approach to staffing without taking into consideration the differences in hospital settings across the state. Health care professionals would be limited in their authority to determine staffing based on factors like the seriousness of patients’ conditions
The proposed ratios would also be costly. According to an independent analysis by the Massachusetts Health Policy Commission (HPC) , the ballot initiative conservatively is…
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Executive Forum: Marianne Harrison, John Hancock
Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 7:45 AM - 9:00 AM
Marianne Harrison’s appointment as the first woman to lead an organization as synonymous with Boston as Paul Revere sends a clear message to the business community – opportunities to lead can and should be offered to all. And Harrison understands the weight of her position: as an executive at the helm of a company responsible for helping to protect and enrich lives for millions of Americans that is also a major philanthropic contributor and corporate citizen
In our next Executive Forum, Marianne joins us to discuss her first year in the top spot at John Hancock, her bold vision for the future of the company, and her team’s return to their roots this year in the Back Bay.
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How to help the victims of the Merrimack Valley fires, explosions
An estimated 8,000 people across Andover, North Andover and Lawrence were displaced by Thursday's natural gas incident described as "Armageddon."