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October 15, 2013

ABC News Anchor Bob Woodruff to Appear in a Special Feature on ESPN's 'E:60'

By Sheldon Spencer, ESPN
Just last week, the Company announced ABC News Anchor Bob Woodruff as the keynote speaker at Disney’s first-ever Veterans Institute. During the complimentary, daylong workshop—taking place November 14 at Walt Disney World Resort—Bob will join hundreds of companies as they learn how to build their own veteran-hiring programs. We’re only a couple of weeks away from the event, but Bob’s making a special appearance on tonight’s "E:60," ESPN’s newsmagazine, on ESPN (7 p.m. ET).
October 15, 2013

Disney Recognized with LEED Awards by the U.S. Green Building Council

By Max Lark, The Walt Disney Company
Throughout our Company’s history, we’ve had a deep appreciation and respect for the world around us. Whether it’s supporting organizations through the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund or our personal efforts to recycle at work and at home, the environment is something we hold near and dear—so much so that it inspires us when we’re building or redesigning our properties around the world.
October 14, 2013

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Offers First Look on 'Avatar' During D23 Expo Japan

By Christi Erwin Donnan, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
While at the first D23 Expo Japan, Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Tom Staggs shared some exciting news on projects in development for our parks around the globe.
October 11, 2013

Marvel Kicks Off Mentor Adventure

By Janelle Tipton, The Walt Disney Studios
Calling all aspiring Jane Fosters: The "Thor: The Dark World" Ultimate Mentor Adventure begins this month as Marvel Studios teams up with UL (Underwriters Laboratories), Dolby Laboratories, the National Academy of Science, Girls Scouts USA, and the El Capitan Theater Hollywood to inspire young girls to explore future careers in science, technology, mathematics and engineering—just like the Marvel film’s astrophysicist heroine, played by Academy Award winner Natalie Portman.
October 11, 2013

New Clip from 'Thor: The Dark World,' 'Frozen' Stars Coming to Disney Parks, Demi Lovato Announces North American Tour

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
D23 Expo Japan kicks off this weekend—marking the first time that The Ultimate Disney Fan Event is taking place overseas. We’ll give you a rundown early next week here on Disney Post, but until then, catch up with the latest news from around the Company this week.