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Hutchison Child Care Center Turns 10

July 5, 2018 – UC Davis recently celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the Davis campus's Hutchison Child Development Center and a contract renewal with the center's operator, Bright Horizons Family Solutions. The on-campus center brings peace of mind to working parents, putting them in close proximity to their children, and provides a gold standard of care with accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

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Bright Horizons CEO Visits McAllen, Texas to Support Children and Families at Southern Border

June 27, 2018 – On Monday, June 25, Bright Horizons CEO Stephen Kramer spent the day in McAllen, Texas on behalf of the organization to learn firsthand about the plight of children and families coming across our nation's southern border and how Bright Horizons can best support them.

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Bright Horizons Named 2018 "Best Place to Work" by the Boston Business Journal

June 26, 2018 – Bright Horizons has been recognized as one of the 2018 “Best Places to Work” by the Boston Business Journal. This marks the 13th time that Bright Horizons has been named to the list.

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Bright Horizons Launches First-Ever Mobile Application for Reserving Emergency Child Care

June 25, 2018 – Bright Horizons today launched the first mobile solution for working parents to make instant reservations for child care when their regular care falls through.  Key features of the application include the ability to book and confirm both center-based and in-home care in real time, and the ability to upload required forms– including medical, allergy and consent forms – by taking a photo, eliminating the need to print and scan forms.

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Outdoor Bright Space Opens in Salt Lake City Thanks to Jim Greenman Award Recipient

June 7, 2018 – Jim Greenman Award Winner Linda Bartleson inspired the creation of the outdoor Bright Space at the Road Home at Palmer Court in Salt Lake City. In April, Utah Community Action and The Road Home unveiled the new Bright Spaces playground in conjunction with Bright Horizons and the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children.

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Moffitt Cancer Center’s Child Development Center Re-Opens with Brand New Facility

May 31, 2018 – After more than 20 years of providing care to Moffitt Cancer Center team members, the Bright Horizons-run Moffitt Child Development Center opened in a brand new facility earlier this month, with space for 150 children.

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New Director at Bright Horizons at Discoveries Learning Center Tested During First Few Months

May 23, 2018 – For Rina Lange, the new Director at Bright Horizons at Discoveries Learning Center in Santa Barbara, the first several months on the job were more like a position with FEMA than as a child care center director. Rina had just started in her position after a two-year maternity leave, when the Santa Barbara-area was first hit with wildfires and then devastating mudslides.

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Imagine That... The Power of Pretend Play in Executive Function Development

May 16, 2018 – Bright Horizons Vice President for Education and Development Rachel Robertson recently wrote an article in Exchange Magazine entitled, "Imagine That... The Power of Pretend Play in Executive Function Development." Robertson explores the concept of executive function in early childhood education.

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Estée Lauder Enhances, Adds Family-Friendly Benefits

May 1, 2018 – Estée Lauder Companies enhanced benefits package for its employees was featured in an article from Employee Benefits News. The New York City-based company, which owns brands such as Clinique, MAC Cosmetics and Origins, will offer adult and elder care through Bright Horizons, in addition to its existing back-up child care benefit.

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Bright Horizons Partners with Talking Talent to Provide Return-to-Work Coaching for Parents

May 1, 2018 – Bright Horizons announced a new partnership with Life Meets Work, a Talking Talent Company, to provide return to work coaching and resources for parents returning to work after the birth or adoption of a child or a prolonged child-related leave. This new program with Talking Talent will complement Bright Horizons child care services and give employers another tool to help their employees successfully manage their work and home responsibilities.

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