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American RadioWorks |
Image: Sweet Briar College web site

Sweet Briar Returns

Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.

Recent Posts

  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

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  • 07.02.15

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Back to The Data

Trips by*

Philip Hays


Total cost of 10 trips: $18,126.93


Trips traveled under the office of Ron Lewis

Destination: NINE COUNTY TOUR OF KENTUCKY AGRICULTURE INTEREST
Sponsor: Council for Burley Tobacco and affiliates
Purpose: EDUCATE STAFF ON KENTUCKY AGRICULTURE ISSUES.
Date: Aug 7, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $552.72
source

Destination: TRAVEL, MEDTRONICA ST. JUDE MEETINGS & VISITS, U OF MINN
Sponsor: MEDTRONIC, ST. JUDE, AND THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
Purpose: MEDICAL DEVICE & MEDICARE, AND RESEARCH ISSUES
Date: Feb 21, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $1,442.79
source

Destination: PHOENIX
Sponsor: Caremark Rx Inc
Purpose: SYMPOSIUM ON THE ROLE OF PHARMACY BENEFIT MANAGER'S IN MEDICARE & FEHBP
Date: Feb 20, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $3,582.50
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: Medco Health Solutions Inc
Purpose: TOUR AUTOMATED PHARMACY IN WILLINGBORO, NJ AND EDUCATION ON PBMS
Date: May 28, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $497.72
source

Destination: SCOTTSDALE, AZ
Sponsor: HEALTHCARE LEADERSHIP COUNCIL, ADVANCE PCS, MAYO FOUNDATION, MCKESSON CORP., AND CIGNA CORP.
Purpose: DISCUSS INNOVATIONS IN HEALTHCARE AND THE IMPACT OF THE MEDICARE REFORM BILL CONDUCT SHIFT VISITS TO HEALTHCARE SITES
Date: Feb 17, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,891.59
source

Destination: PHOENIX
Sponsor: Federated Ambulatory Surgery Association
Purpose: ATTEND ANNUAL MEETING OF FASA, CONDUCT SITE VISITS, AND ATTEND SESSIONS ON THE INDUSTRY.
Date: May 6, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,186.97
source

Destination: MINNEAPOLIS
Sponsor: ST. JUDE MEDICAL, MEDTRONIC, GUIDANT, MEDICAL ALLEY, UNIV. OF MINNESOTA
Purpose: ISSUES RELATING TO MEDICAL DEVICE INDUSTRY
Date: Aug 2, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,569.28
source

Destination: TAIWAN, ROC
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT-FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Dec 8, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $4,300.00
source

Destination: MIAMI, FL
Sponsor: Boston Scientific Corporation
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT LESS INVASIVE MEDICINE AND ADVANCES IN ENDOSURGICAL AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, VISIT HOSPITALS TO VIEW SURGICAL PROCEEDURES
Date: Feb 24, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,800.00
source

Destination: LOUISVILLE, KY
Sponsor: KINDRED HEALTHCARE
Purpose: ACCOMPANY W&M STAFF TO VISIT HEALTHCARE FACILITIES AND ROUNDTABLE W/ CEO & SENIOR EXECUTIVES
Date: Aug 17, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $303.36
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Philip Hays.


American RadioWorks |
Image: Sweet Briar College web site

Sweet Briar Returns

Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.

Recent Posts

  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.
  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.