A new project run by the Smithsonian and the Alliance for California Traditional Arts is picking up where the legendary Sidney Robertson Cowell left off in archiving music from different ethnic groups from across California.
Diane Kaplan, President & CEO of the Rasmuson Foundation, explains the significant role of one of the largest family foundations in the Pacific Northwest in gauging and providing resources for Alaska’s residents through community initiatives, major fiscal projects, and a series of ongoing social movements to improve state residents’ overall quality of life. This interview was produced in collaboration with Alaska Public Media.
How can we transform prisons to help reduce recidivism rates in the United States? Education leaders have often considered this question and concluded that the key to helping prisoners is through education.
A new proposal by a graduate from Yale Law School, Thomas Scott-Railton, seeks to improve integration at high schools by asking colleges to give priority to students from schools that have a certain percentage of economic integration.
According to a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, climate change could have an impact on education attainment in the lives of many children living in the tropical regions of the world.
Jason Newman, CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie, discusses how the organization’s key programs facilitate growth, courage, and character among Indiana’s youngest citizens. This interview was produced in collaboration with WIPB – Indiana Public Broadcasting at Ball State University.