Month: September 2022

First year and future of CFPB director Rohit Chopra

Hello and welcome to Protocol Fintech. This Friday: Rohit Chopra’s first year at CFPB, Amazon’s expansion of earned wage access, and Jeremy Allaire on stability. out of the chain Citadel’s Ken Griffin is glad the speculative bubble that led Americans…

Democrats introduce bill to create LGBTQ history museum in Washington DC

Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI) introduced two bills to create an LGBTQ history museum in Washington, D.C. The announcement comes as LGBTQ History Month is about to begin. “As our community faces unprecedented attacks and attempts to erase our history, we…

IdentityForce Identity Theft Protection Review

IdentityForce, a service of the TransUnion credit bureau, monitors your personally identifiable information (PII) so you don’t have to do it manually. While it monitors all of the basic areas that most identity theft protection services do, such as court…

Early works by artist Don Drumm on display at Akron Art Museum until October 16

AKRON, Ohio — Akron artist Don Drumm, 87, is well known locally for his iconic foil suns, faces and figures. Around the world, he is known for pioneering the use of cast aluminum as an artistic medium. Today, three of…

A collaboration between the Natural History Museum and Ukrainian research, carried out throughout the Russian invasion, helps save the country’s historic works of art

· DNA and microscopic studies of the deteriorated areas have allowed the researchers to conclude that fungi are responsible for the damage – this diagnosis should allow the preservation of these – and other historical works of art in the…

Amsterdam Art Museum uses real bugs in new exhibit

Many science museums have exhibits dedicated to insects and arthropods. Many art museums display works of art in which insects play an important role. But so far, these two worlds have not really converged. Occasionally they’ll overlap, sometimes to surreal…

The Broad Art Museum holds an annual drawing marathon

The Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University held its annual Drawing Marathon on September 21 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event was organized by the MSU Broad Art Museum, the MSU Department of Art, Art History and…

Help the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary this North Texas Giving Day

McKinney, Texas – On this North Texas Giving Day, September 22, please consider helping the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary in McKinney, Texas replace our Animal Care Cottage! The chalet is integral to being able to effectively…

A GARDEN IN THE FLOOD

The First Art Museum presents Matthew Ritchie: A Garden Under the Flood, a thematic survey of the artist’s work since 2000, including paintings, drawings, sculptures and videos. Organized by the Frist Art Museum, the exhibition will be presented in the…

Existing home sales in the United States fall for the seventh consecutive month in August and the Fed is about to inflict “a little pain” with a 75 basis point rate hike – here’s how to prepare your portfolio and your wallet

Hi, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. Brace yourself: the Fed is about to inflict “some pain” with a 75 basis point rate hike. Here’s how to prepare your wallet and wallet. This is the Federal Reserve’s third 75 basis…

Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum becomes the Discovery Museum

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum was a staple of my childhood. I often went there for field trips, birthday parties, community events and whenever I could convince my parents to take me. I like to go to Waryas Park sometimes to…

The History Museum of Uzbekistan organizes a workshop

Uzbekistan History Museum Hosts University of Chicago Oriental Institute Workshop for Five Curators of Central Asian Artifacts From September 5-15, the US government supported an artifact conservation workshop, “C5 Cultural Training Partnership”, at the State History Museum of Uzbekistan in…

Black History Museum opens exhibit, launches survey of Confederate monuments

By COLLEEN CURRAN Richmond Times–Dispatch The Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia celebrates its 40th anniversary with the opening of an exhibit titled “Forging Freedom, Justice, and Equality.” The exhibit will be open for six months and will…

Debt troubles as UK public sector workers turn to buy now, pay later | Buy now, pay later

Experts have raised concerns that cash-strapped public sector workers are turning to controversial purchases now, repaying loans later after being turned down by traditional lenders. An analysis by the University of Edinburgh found that one in 10 public sector and…

Black business owners talk about Fetterman; Art museum workers strike; Animal Sculptures Light Up Juniata Park | Morning overview

💌 Do you want this daily summary emailed to you? Sign up for Billy Penn’s free newsletter and it will arrive in your inbox every morning. What Black West Philly Business Owners Think of Fetterman Business owners on 52nd Street…

DiMenna Children’s History Museum

Just steps from Central Park on the Upper West Side is the DiMenna Children’s History Museum. Phone: (212) 873-3400 Hours: See Below Location: MAP 170 Central Park West (77th Street) Children and their families can learn more about New…

A sci-fi exhibit is coming to the London Science Museum

The Science Museum in London will host a very exciting science fiction exhibition in exactly one month! Welcome to Science Fiction: Journey to the Edge. Through more than 70 objects, visitors will discover fascinating connections between important scientific innovations and…

Retail sales are doing very well, thank you buyers. But sales at gas stations slump as petrol prices plummet

Retail sales without gas stations jumped 0.8% in August from July. Inflation shifted from goods (retail) to services. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. There was a sharp drop in sales at gas stations, driven by falling gasoline prices and…

Bato jacket with High School

Print the page Emerging in the 1960s, the Chicano Art Movement strove to resist and challenge ethnic stereotypes while celebrating Mexican American identity. Today, a new generation of Mexican-American artists are drawing inspiration from the movement, continuing its work of…

Mountain Home Music and the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, in partnership with the Watauga Arts Council, present Junaluska Gospel Choir, FREE at Daniel Boone Native Gardens on Sunday, September 18 at 4 p.m.

BOONE, NC – Mountain Home Music and the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (BRAHM) are pleased to present the Junaluska Gospel Choir in concert at the Daniel Boone Native Gardens, in partnership with the Watauga County Arts Council. The…

KPBS Kids Dino Train at the San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum

KPBS KPBS Children’s Dinosaur Train Friday, September 16, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum Free The price for KPBS children’s events is included in admission to the museum. Members (and children under 1 year…

Milwaukee Museum of Art Architect Calatrava Sees Lakeside Transformation

Museum architect Santiago Calatrava on his lakeside transformation Milwaukee Art Museum architect Santiago Calatrava recounts how the museum transformed the lakefront and opened up the city when he returned 20 years later. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Mike De Sisti Milwaukee Museum…

Creative Discovery Museum opens an exhibition on the second floor ArtSpace

ArtSpace is officially open! Chattanooga, TN (Press Release) – ArtSpace is officially open! This exhibition is the most recent completed phase of the Ignite Discovery capital countryside renovations. The grand opening on August 27 was highly anticipated and well received…

Geeky gamers at the Science Museum – The Oracle

The Science Museum of Minnesota celebrates the history of video games with a new interactive exhibit. Cry over neighborhoods no more, thanks to a new exhibit at the Science Museum of Minnesota (SMM). With the purchase of a museum ticket,…

Massive new movies at the Science Museum of Virginia

What:The Science Museum of Virginia is adding a new group of giant screen movies and astronomy shows to its regularly changing lineup of features. This fall’s program includes four new features featured in The Dome, a planetarium and a theater…

If you must be immoral, be honest about it

Payday lenders are hated by many, and understandably so. I have mixed feelings about them though. They make money from a societal failure, and one that seems entirely preventable: millions of Americans living paycheck to paycheck, unable to cope with…

History museum celebrates the work of late Taranto artist Rudy Tutka

A late artist from Taranto whose work added style to the pages of the Valley Daily News in the mid-1900s and later to the Valley News Dispatch will be celebrated with an exhibition of his work. Illustrations by Rudy Tutka,…

Natural History Museum Announces September Events

COURTESY PHOTOThe Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Star Party is scheduled today from 8-10 p.m. at the museum’s Palmer Observatory. The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and Sea Center has planned a September full of special events. Planned…

These loans should be avoided..? Do you know why?

These loans should be avoided..!? Do you know why? Many people think they shouldn’t take out loans. But at the end of the month, we will be forced to take out loans. This will be unavoidable in middle-class families earning…

Why Young Adults in Minority Communities Have Lower Credit Scores

Damir Khabirov | iStock | Getty Images According new search of the Urban Institute. The research found that 25- to 29-year-olds in majority-Black communities have a median credit score of 582 — below the subprime threshold of 600. In comparison,…

A New Sci-Fi Exhibit Is Coming To The Science Museum – SEENIT

A new exhibit exploring how scientists and science fiction makers have inspired each other will open at the Science Museum next month. Science Fiction: Journey to the Edge of the Imagination will place visitors in the heart of an interactive…

Three new exhibitions will open this week at the Bradbury Art Museum – NEA report

JONESBORO — Three new exhibits will open at Arkansas State University’s Bradbury Art Museum (BAM) with a reception from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 8. “People/Places/Things: Perspectives on Identity and Moments of Familiarity” brings together 14 artists, from…

The Frist Art Museum announces the 2023 exhibition calendar

Jeffrey Gibson • The Guitar in American Art • Contemporary African American Collage Beatrice Potter • Hispano-American art from 1500 to 1800Otobong Nkanga • Ron Jude • Raqib Shaw NASHVILLE, Tenn., September 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Frist Art Museum…

Three new exhibitions to open this week at the Bradbury Art Museum

Three new exhibitions to open this week at the Bradbury Art Museum 07/09/2022 Installation view of Windgate Gallery. Artwork by Michael Steinbrick and Carlie Trosclair. JONESBORO — Three new exhibits will open at Arkansas State University’s Bradbury Art Museum…

Cost of living crisis: Data shows Manchester’s financial health

Greater Manchester constituencies have higher scores on the Financial Vulnerability Index than the UK and North West averages. Households are struggling with high levels of inflation and soaring bills as part of the cost of living crisis – and new…

Top 5 Best Payday Loans No Credit Check Guaranteed Same Day Approval 2022

For Americans with less than stellar credit ratings, finding a loan online in the midst of a financial setback can seem impossible. You can find a seemingly “easy” solution by researching payday loans without credit checks online. These loans are…

Here’s how the Hartford Public Library and its partners plan to help the city’s most vulnerable populations – Hartford Courant

Hartford — Payday loans, pawnshops, check cashing services and other services that come with high costs, interest rates and fees often lead to the paradox that it is expensive to ‘to be poor. Those living in poverty or near the…

Adani’s aid for London’s Science Museum Gallery sparks protests

The South Asia Solidarity Group and nearly a dozen collectives protested the London Science Museum taking sponsorship from Indian coal-producing conglomerate Gautam Adani on Wednesday at their “India Lates” arts event. More than 1,000 tickets reserved for Wednesday night’s ‘Science…

Los Altos History Museum exhibits artwork by local children

Image courtesy of Los Altos History Museum. Submitted by: Personal Editor September 1, 2022 The Los Altos Museum of History will feature an exhibit featuring artwork from the winners of the “Peace, Love, Unity” children’s art contest held earlier…

DeVos Art Museum Unveils New Exhibit – The North Wind

The DeVos Art Museum kicked off the semester on Friday, August 26 with its latest installation in the ongoing UP Focus series of exhibitions, this year featuring Linda King Ferguson and Lindsey Heiden. The exhibit is free to the public…