Sally Herships appears in the following:
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Enrollment of both undergrads and graduate students has been declining for years. Meanwhile colleges are getting more creative in finding new ways to make money.
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Colleges and universities are finding creative ways to make money.
Friday, October 26, 2018
Amazon and Netflix are trying to take India's streaming market. But so far, success in the country has proved elusive.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Amazon and Netflix are trying to take on India. But, so far a Hollywood ending, south-Asian style, has eluded them.
Friday, September 21, 2018
The Japanese are eating less rice. But prices are now so high that they are buying imported rice, rather than the home-grown version. It's also a story of tariffs, subsidies and incentives.
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Demand for Japanese-grown rice is falling. But prices are still going up.
Monday, July 16, 2018
Japan's population is shrinking. It's harder and harder to find qualified people to fill a lot of jobs. Including ninjas.
Friday, June 08, 2018
Why is one of the busiest blocks in Manhattan littered with empty storefronts? And what does that say about the changing landscape of American retail?
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Colleges are seeing fewer and fewer students apply every year. To try and stay solvent and attract students, they're trying all kinds of things, from lazy rivers to M&A.
Friday, December 05, 2014
Lugging groceries around New York is tough. The weather's bad. The bags break. It's a grind. Fresh Direct pioneered home delivery, and now Amazon and Google want a piece of the action.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The plan for a multi-billion casino in Jersey City that everyone is talking about, but few have seen details.
Monday, June 23, 2014
The force is with you - and it's expensive. Internal fighting cost New Jersey taxpayers $29 million last year, and the Garden State isn't alone.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
In New Jersey, cops suing other cops accounts for expensive settlements, where costs are passed onto taxpayers. Independent journalist Sally Herships discusses why police departments don't seem to do much to mediate internal disputes before they go to court.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
A New Jersey Public Radio investigation finds millions of dollars have been spent on settlements involving local police officers. More often than not, it's police officers suing their own department. And the cost to New Jersey taxpayers is steep. Listen to what Jon Shane, a professor at John Jay College ...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Police officers across the state are suing fellow cops and departments over everything from sexual harassment to being sent home for wearing the wrong shoes — and residents are foot...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
A New Jersey Public Radio investigation has found that the citizen complaint process at local police departments is riddled with problems, including retaliation and a lack of oversight from the state.
Friday, August 31, 2012
Ted Berger is trying to build a microchip that can remember things for us. He teaches biomedical engineering at the University of Southern California, and his goal is to create a devi...
Monday, December 19, 2011
Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Monday that Cornell University, with its partner the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, has been chosen to build a new applied sciences and engineering school on Roosevelt Island. It is another sign of his administration’s push to promote and expand the city’s growing technology sector.
Friday, November 04, 2011
Ted Berger is trying to build a microchip that can remember things for us. He teaches biomedical engineering at the University of Southern California, and his goal is to create a device that can take over for the hippocampus of the brain, translating thoughts into long-term memories. ...
Friday, August 13, 2010
Gabriel von Wayditch wrote 14 operas, some telling R-rated stories and one that's the longest in history. But hardly anyone's ever heard of him. Music curator Frank Oteri discovered von Wayditch back in the 1980s and has since been on a lifelong struggle to bring his music to ...