Tag: Ernst & Young

Ernst & Young’s Ellen Glazerman Receives American Accounting Association’s Lifetime Service Award

Ellen Glazerman, the Executive Director of the Ernst & Young Foundation, as well as the Americas Director of University Relations is the recipient of the American Accounting Association’s (AAA) Lifetime Service Award. The award honors those who contribute to accounting education through educational and other service to the AAA, professional…

Things NEVER to Say to Asian Coworkers

Recently, Texas lawmaker Betty Brown suggested during a voter-identification hearing that it might be wise for Chinese Americans to “Americanize” their names for the sake of people who don’t speak Chinese. Brown’s comment, which landed her in the DiversityInc Hall of Shame, is just one of several rude phrases people…

Boy Scouts Ends Ban on Gay Scouts, but Keep Ban on Gay Leaders

By Chris Hoenig In what was an expected decision, the Boy Scouts of America has lifted its ban on openly gay scouts in a nearly 2-to-1 vote. The measure was approved by 61 percent of the roughly 1,400 voting members of the BSA’s National Council at its meeting Thursday in…

Obama Faces Criticism on Multiple Fronts

By Dara Sharif Over the last few days, the White House has been battling controversy on three fronts. The Obama administration faces continued questions about what was known and when regarding the official line in the days following the September attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that left…