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Branding and the Girl in the Yellow Dress

Jan Folkertsma Schichtel | Posted 10.01.2014 | Business
Jan Folkertsma Schichtel

In the annals of branding, the Morton Salt Girl is a monumental achievement. She's been tweaked from time to time over the past century, but the company has wisely retained and respected her widely recognized identity.

How an Idealistic President Embraced Cyber Espionage

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 10.22.2013 | World
Nikolas Kozloff

Could President Obama's second term be marred by further revelations stemming from the NSA scandal?

Windy City Style Spotlight: SAIC Presents Fashion 2013 (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 09.16.2013 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

Fashion Week featuring men's and haute couture collections debuted earlier this month in Paris with Gaultier and Valentino leading the pack.

A Contractor, Wrapped in Mystery, Inside an Enigma

David Isenberg | Posted 10.12.2012 | Business
David Isenberg

The use of private contractors is not just for the Pentagon or the State Department. It is also for that frequently crashing collection of agencies e...

Bloomberg: CityTime $500 Million Settlement Can't Fill Gap In Budget

Posted 05.03.2012 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg revealed his executive budget proposal on Thursday with disappointing news that the city's revenue projects, primarily in the financia...

PHOTOS: Cynthia Rowley, Bill Powers Honored At SAIC's The Walk 2012

Posted 04.24.2012 | Chicago

Fashion icon Cynthia Rowley has deep roots in Chicago, where she first studied fashion design at the School of the Art Institute. Last week, Rowley...

Tech Giant Will Pay City $500 Million

AP | By SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 03.14.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK -- A technology giant and federal contractor in charge of the city's scandal-plagued CityTime payroll project agreed Wednesday to pay more th...

CityTime Contractor To Pay $500 Million To Settle Fraud Case

Posted 03.15.2012 | New York

The primary contractor involved in the scandal-plagued CityTime project that has cost city taxpayers more than $600 million, is set to pay $500 millio...

CityTime Crime Is Mayor Bloomberg's Shame

Dan Collins | Posted 09.04.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

If you think New York is the city that never sleeps, think again. Hundreds of millions of dollars have been stolen or wasted from beneath the mayor's slumbering nose by a project intended to improve the city's payroll system.

Bloomberg Wants Tech Giant To Pay City $600M For CityTime Mess

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 08.29.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Mayor Michael Bloomberg demanded Wednesday that a multibillion-dollar technology giant and federal contractor repay the city more tha...

10 Emerging Artists To Watch

Posted 08.16.2011 | Arts

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is considered one of the top three graduate arts programs in the country and offers a Master of Fine...

FDIC Forum Ignores #1 Challenge for Small Businesses

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lloyd Chapman

Let's just try something crazy like not giving federal small business contracts to some of the biggest companies in the world, and instead direct those dollars to the nation's 27 million small businesses.

Fashion Emergency: Designs for a Changed World

Patricia Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Patricia Martin

As always, SAIC's annual fashion show inspires and transcends.

First US-Built Chinese Vehicle Now On-Sale

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

It should make headlines, but it won't. The news: the first major captive import vehicle-maker from China has opened its Oklahoma doors and started-up its assembly line.