The silver and gold plated Quidditch Chess Set looks like a valuable family antique passed down for generations (or perhaps stolen by a magical ancestor on a secret visit to Hogworts!). But in reality, it’s a totally modern and downright fun way to while away the hours. Gryffindor or Slytherin; Ravenclaw or Hufflepuff? Choose your team and pit them against any of the houses. Die-cast, enameled golden and silver playing pieces feature such icons as the Quidditch Cup and the Golden Snitch, whilst the pawns boast house crests, set atop a hardwood game board with 24 karat gold plated accents and a storage compartment for the playing pieces. A truly special gift for fans of Harry Potter, both young and old. Plus, scientists say that playing chess can improve mental age by up to 14 years; NobleCollection.com.
Located in one of the most diverse and dynamic business centers in the world, Miami Herbert Business School offers unparalleled opportunities to learn, engage and grow. The graduates are thought-leaders who transform business, scholarship and lives. To honor them, Brickell Magazine and the school have partnered to showcase the annual “Go-Getters,” an honor spotlighting recent grads, their successes, hopes and dreams.
When it comes to leaving your mark on the world, few can boast the list of personal and professional achievements that Hilarie Bass has amassed throughout her career — a successful young actress, a formidable corporate defense lawyer, star litigator, international firm leader, civic ignitor, social activist and now Chair of the University of Miami Board of Trustees and Founder of The Bass Institute For Diversity & Inclusion. Through it all, she has captured our attention in front of the camera, in the courtroom, behind the podium and now at the center of conversations of diversity and workplace inclusion around the world.