Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

  1. David Geffen Donates $100 Million to UCLA Medical School

    December 13, 2012 11:00 AM EST David Geffen, who was recently the subject of an extended profile by PBS for its "American Masters" series , will donate $100 million to UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine, to fund 33 full-ride scholarships a year to the school ...

  2. Academy of Country Music Donates $2.5 Million to Country Music Hall of Fame

    July 12, 2012 7:30 AM EDT NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Academy of Country Music is donating $2.5 million to help expand the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. The pledge is going to the Hall's capital campaign to fund the expansion. The Hall is more than doubling i ...

  3. Memorial Service Set For Cherry Lane Exec Connelly

    January 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST A memorial service will be held tomorrow (Jan. 6), beginning at 3pm for former Cherry Lane Music Publishing executive VP of business affairs Mike Connelly, who passed away on Dec. 7 in Beacon, N.Y., after a decade-long battle with cancer. Connelly ...

  4. The Roots Head Stateside

    March 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Roots' current trek behind their upcoming album "Rising Down" is in full swing and will carry the band through spots in the midwest, Canada, Texas, the East Coast and New Orleans, before wrapping in New Jersey in August. The ban ...

  5. Dylan Earns First No. 1 Album Since 1976

    September 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Columbia set moved 192,000 copies in the U.S. Columbia set moved 192,000 copies in the U.S. News ...

  6. Dylan Teams With iTunes For Pre-order Deal

    August 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 'Modern Times' is due Aug. 29 via Columbia. 'Modern Times' is due Aug. 29 via Columbia. News ...

  7. The Publishers' Place

    June 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Thanks to a personal financial gift from EMI Music Publishing chairman Marty Bandier, New York's Syracuse University is launching a specialized undergraduate program so that aspiring executives can le Thanks to a personal financial gift from ...

  8. A&R Exec Kalodner To Retire

    June 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Held posts at Atlantic, Geffen, Columbia, Sanctuary. Held posts at Atlantic, Geffen, Columbia, Sanctuary. News ...

  9. Greenberg To Exit Sony BMG

    June 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Columbia president will depart post June 9. Columbia president will depart post June 9. News ...

  10. Devine Exits Columbia

    May 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Will leave at the end of the month. Columbia Records Group West Coast GM/senior VP of A&R Tim Devine has decided to leave the label at the end of this month. Devine joined Columbia in 1996, following a stint at Capitol, and has worked with a n ...

  11. BMG Songs Signs Xzibit

    December 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Columbia album out today. Columbia album out today. News ...

  12. House Hearing Lauds Colleges' P2P Efforts

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT At a hearing today (Oct. 5) in Washington, D.C., two House copyright champions applauded the recording industry and the university community for their joint efforts over the last 17 months to rein in At a hearing today (Oct. 5) in Washington, D.C. ...

  13. First World Guitar Congress Set For June

    April 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Manufacturers, others to exhibit at Maryland event. More than 20,000 people are expected to attend the first World Guitar Congress, to be held June 2-9 at Towson University in Towson, Md. Dr. Helene Breazeale, executive director of the World Music ...