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"pots" by Vera Yu and Yutaka Seki Follow licensed under CC BY 2.0
Health, Justice & Poverty, News
Mohammad Abba, a Nigerian innovator, developed the ‘pot-in-pot’ cooling system over a decade, that has helped thousands of families living...
"Homeless Vet @ Ferry Building Farmer's Market" by Vera Yu and David Li licensed under CC BY 2.0
Justice & Poverty, News
Homelessness in San Francisco is a multidimensional issue that is perpetuated by many factors within the city. ...
James Siegal
Children & Families, Health, Previews
James Siegal, CEO of KaBOOM! discusses the importance of play in the development of kids....
"New York City" by Bud Ellison licensed under CC BY 2.0
AP, Children & Families, Education, News
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new report finds that New York state leads in the nation in nonprofit jobs and...
FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2016 file photo, Education Secretary John King speaks at the White House in Washington. American students have a math problem. The latest global snapshot of student performance shows declining math scores in the U.S. and stagnant performance in science and reading. King says: "we're losing ground, a troubling prospect when, in today's knowledge-based economy, the best jobs can go anywhere in the world."  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
AP, Children & Families, Education, News
WASHINGTON (AP) — American students have a math problem. The latest global snapshot of student performance for 15-year-olds shows declining...
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Foundations, Health, Previews
Susan L. Solomon discusses the first privately-funded stem cell laboratory in the nation that accelerates cures for the major diseases...
In this Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 photo, test cigarettes burn in a smoking machine at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. On Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, the nation's top public health agency issued a frank assessment of its recent battles against prioritized health problems, finding progress in some areas but backslide in others. Despite the mixed grades in the CDC’s report card on itself, some experts applauded CDC efforts, saying the agency had only limited abilities to prevent illness or stop people from doing things that hurt their own health. (AP Photo/Branden Camp)
AP, Health, News
NEW YORK (AP) — Progress in the U.S. against obesity, food poisoning, and infections spread in hospitals has been uneven...
"Department of Labor Building, Washington, D. C." by Boston Public Library licensed under CC BY 2.0
Justice & Poverty, News
The Obama administration has submitted an appeal to an injunction that had setback Obama’s new rule to help more low...
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Justice & Poverty, Previews
Ruth Messinger, President of American Jewish World Service, discusses the overall goals of the organization and how they work with...
"museum of contemporary art chicago" by vivek jena licensed under CC BY 2.0
Arts, Media & Culture, News
Last week, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago announced its plan to invest $16M to expand opportunities for the cross-section...
Elementary school students wait to perform at a press conference for the release of the 2016 State of the World Population report by the United Nations Population Fund on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 in Amman, Jordan. (Sam McNeil/AP Photo)
AP, Children & Families, Justice & Poverty, News
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The world's population grew slightly to 7.4 billion in 2016, the U.N. said Thursday, with a...
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Education, Previews
Martin Blank President of the Institute for Educational Leadership discusses equipping leaders to build effective systems that prepare children...
"climbing site" by Davidlohr Bueso licensed under CC BY 2.0
Environment, News
This is considered the single largest scientific expedition of women to Antarctica, with a total of 76 astronauts, engineers, doctors...
"Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas" by World Travel & Tourism Council licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, Justice & Poverty, News
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted on December 1 that he would pull funding from campuses that “establish sanctuary status” he...
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Education, Previews
Jim Grossman Executive Director of the American Historical Association discusses the importance of historical thinking....
A crowd gathers in celebration at the Oceti Sakowin camp after it was announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers won't grant easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in Cannon Ball, N.D., Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
AP, Environment, Justice & Poverty, News
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won't grant an easement for...
"Same sex marriage vote in the Minnesota Senate" by Fibonacci Blue licensed under CC BY 2.0
Justice & Poverty, News
A new study found that LGBT persons are more likely to feel comfortable and open to disclosing their sexuality if...
Irving McPhail President & CEO of NACME
Education, Justice & Poverty, Previews
Irving McPhail, President & CEO of the National Council for Minorities in Engineering discusses how NACME's work is aimed...
"Miami Beach" by Ricardo's Photography licensed under CC BY 2.0
Arts, Media & Culture, News
Galleries, artists, directors of museums, and leaders across the art world gather at Art Basel in Miami Florida this week...
"The U.S. Capitol Building - Washington DC" by www.GlynLowe.com licensed under CC BY 2.0
Health, News
Congress was set to vote on Wednesday on a 996-page bill that would fast-track approval for new medicine and medial...
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Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Morris Vogel discusses history as a process of constant rediscovery of the past....
"Pipes" by Lindsey G licensed under CC BY 2.0
Environment, Justice & Poverty, News
On Friday, Corps of Engineers announced that the site of protest for the Dakota Access Pipeline will be closed down....
"bokissa_coral_reef_5" by Roderick Eime licensed under CC BY 2.0
Environment, News
The Great Barrier Reef has suffered its “worst coral die-off ever recorded” due to climate change, water pollution, and the...
Paul Tetreault
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Director Paul Tetreault discusses the process of presenting theatrical plays that make history come alive....
"Working Mama" by Libelul licensed under CC BY 2.0
Health, News
Women’s health benefits could suffer under Trump’s presidency, and women could end up paying more for basic health coverage. ...
"10102012 - Principal Shadowing 27" by US Department of Education licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, News
Bilingual education may be more readily available for English Language Learners now that Prop 58 passed in California, lifting restrictions...
Max Hollein
Arts, Media & Culture, INSIGHT, Previews
Max Hollein, the newly appointed Executive Director of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, speaks of the history, collections,...
"Facebook Press Conference" by Robert Scoble licensed under CC BY 2.0
Arts, Media & Culture, News
Facebook has developed software to prevent certain content from appearing in users’ feeds, and the software could end up in...
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Justice & Poverty, News
Professional Diversity Consultants are battling a new rigid dichotomy between “Trump Supporters” and “Hillary Supporters” that will soon need to...
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Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
President & CEO Neal Shapiro explains the difference between public media and commercial media....

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