HR workers will descend on NT tonight

Around 200 people interested in human resources are expected to attend the DisruptHR event tonight at the Riviera Theatre. This is the second local version of DisruptHR, which seeks to unite the local HR communities on new themes in the industry. The event is free to the public and takes place from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., with eight presenters who will speak for five minutes each on issues of talent and the workplace. The event was organized by Holly Nowak, president of HMN Resources; Ginine Capozzi,…

University at Buffalo begins process to revoke Harvey Weinstein’s honorary degree

The University at Buffalo has begun the process to revoking Harvey Weinstein's honorary SUNY Doctorate of Humane Letters degree, which was conferred in 2000. The decision ultimately lies with the State University of New York Board of Trustees. Weinstein, a powerful film mogul, has endured a rapid fall from grace this week following numerous allegations of sexual misconduct, including rape. He was fired from the company he co-founded with his brother, Bob, The Weinstein Company; his wife left him;…