Four Take Home Gold in Honeywell’s Global Annual Student Auto Design Challenge


Full of drive and passion for automotive engineering, four middle school students from School No. 174 Constantin Brancusi in Bucharest, Romania were named champions of Honeywell's seventh annual Student Automotive Design Challenge (SADC), having distinguished themselves from their global peers. Taking home the gold this year with their CSIRobotics project, the winning team, pictured here, is made up of: Alexandru Tudor Sima, project manager; Rares Stefan Rosu, engineering and technical Read more [...]

Meritor Employees to Support 19 Charities in Nine Countries on Fourth Annual Global Service Day


TROY, Mich., March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When 14-year-old John and his mother, a cancer patient, showed up at The Salvation Army Family Life Resource Centre (FLRC) in Brampton, Ontario, Canada, they were escaping an abusive relationship. "For my mom to actually seek help was a huge step, and it shows just how badly she needed it," said John. "When she did, people were there to help."   People like John and his mother are the reason Meritor, Inc.'s (NYSE: MTOR) Women's Business Resource Group Read more [...]

No Failures in Fed’s Annual Bank Stress Tests


For the first time since the financial crisis, the Fed isn’t handing out any Fs. On Thursday, the Federal Reserve released the results of its annual bank stress tests. Of the 31 banks the Fed tested—which included the largest U.S. banks, like Bank of America, Citi, and Wells Fargo—as well as some sizable regional banks and the U.S. divisions of large international banks, all were deemed strong enough to weather a severe economic meltdown without any help from the government. Still, Read more [...]

Meet the Honolulu Printmakers Annual Exhibition jurors Sonnenzimmer


On Feb. 25, Honolulu Printmakers, which call the Honolulu Museum of Art School home, kick off their 87th annual exhibition. This year, visiting jurors Sonnenzimmer will judge the flurry of hopeful submissions from across the state. Sonnenzimmer is the studio name of the accomplished mixed-media artists Nadine Nakanishi and Nick Butcher, who live and work in Chicago. Prior to their arrival in the islands—and escape from the Midwest winter—they took some time to discuss their burgeoning relationship Read more [...]

Sears Holdings Announces Date For 2015 Annual Meeting Of Stockholders


Jan 28, 2015 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced today that the 2015 annual meeting of stockholders will be held at the Company's headquarters in Hoffman Estates, Ill., on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. In addition, the Company announced that March 9, 2015, has been fixed as the record date for determination of the stockholders of the Company entitled to notice of and to vote at the annual meeting of stockholders. About Sears Holdings Read more [...]

26th Annual Producers Guild of America Awards Announces Nominees


Gearing up for an exciting awards show season, the Producers Guild of American just announced the nominees for the Documentary, TV Series/Specials and Digital Series categories of the 26th annual PGA Awards. Slated to take place on Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles, the big event focuses on the production aspect of the entertainment industry. Furthermore, the PGA will announce the remaining nominees on January 5th, so stay linked to the GossipCenter for Read more [...]

Katy Perry & One Direction Heat Up the 28th Annual ARIA Awards


Making the most of her time in the land down under, Katy Perry showed up at the 28th Annual ARIA Awards on Wednesday (November 26). The “Firework” songstress, who just confirmed her Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show gig, was in great spirits as she hobnobbed with fellow guests outside The Star in Sydney, Australia. Katy seemed delighted to see Niall Horan and the rest of his One Direction band mates Louis, Liam, Harry and Zayn, who all came out for the big event. One Direction jetted into Australia Read more [...]