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July 28, 2020

RITS, The Flex-Hybrid Teaching Method and Best Practices

Steven Miller is employing the flex-hybrid approach at the University of South Florida (USF) this fall. He discusses the approach, shares some best practices and talks about the launch of the COB mentorship program at USF.

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July 27, 2020

The Launch of the JRI Influencer Program

We discussed the JRI Influencer Program with Joseph Qiu and Thomas Wilson now that it has newly launched. They touched on the thinking behind creating the program, the steps taken to launch the program and long-term goals.

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July 23, 2020

An Honest Conversation about Diversity in Today’s Academic Environment

We sat down with Cassandra Cole and Willie Reddic to have an honest conversation about diversity issues in today’s academic environment. The interview touches on the need for a more diverse faculty in the U.S., how we can improve diversity in colleges and universities, how they personally deal with conscious and unconscious bias in their day-to-day work, and what ARIA members can do to make a difference.

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June 27, 2020

Fireside Chat with Professor Phelim Boyle

Professor Phelim Boyle shares some of his favorite memories from his association with ARIA, where his research from one of his most cited papers – “Options: A Monte Carlo Approach”- has led him now, what advice he would give to new academics and how we can help promote diversity in the field. 

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June 22, 2020

A WRIEC Q&A with Tyler Leverty: How to Make the Best of a Virtual Meeting

Below is a quick Q&A with Tyler Leverty, WRIEC Program Chair, on what he will miss most about not attending the WRIEC event in person this year and how we can best prepare for a remote working event.

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March 17, 2020

Calls for Papers – 2021 ARIA-ASSA Session

The American Risk and Insurance Association (ARIA) is once again organizing one session at the Allied Social Sciences Association (ASSA) Meetings. We…
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July 24, 2019

New Identity: Reflections From President Martin Boyer

The 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Risk and Insurance Association marks the culmination of an ambitious project to redesign the organization’s communication strategy with the goal of reaching out to the wider academic and professional communities in economics, finance, and all varieties of risk management.

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June 20, 2019

2019 Annual Meeting Plenary Session 2: InsureTech: Disruptor, Enabler, or Both?

Technological innovations have had a huge impact on the insurance and risk management industry. Educators, researchers, and professionals have taken notice of the shift they cause on both the consumer and business side. The 2019 ARIA Annual Meeting will feature a plenary session discussing this topic.

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June 18, 2019

2019 Annual Meeting Plenary Session 1: Rethinking Risk and Resiliency

The 2019 ARIA Annual Meeting will feature a plenary session covering the topic “Rethinking Risk and Resiliency”. Learn more about this session and the experts who will be presenting.

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