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Posted: 2017-03-24 14:24:20
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The Keystone XL pipeline is back for now, but environmentalists and other opponents are expected to resume their fight against the resurrected project. The post State Department Issues Permit...
Posted: 2017-03-24 14:18:51
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Nonprofit organizations offer law enforcement training and propose new bills to combat police violence against persons with disabilities. The post Trainings Advance Nationally to Stem Police...
Posted: 2017-03-24 14:13:59
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The nonprofit People Against Rape has survived embezzlement by its bookkeeper, but the road has been long and difficult. The post Rape Crisis Center Survives after Fraud Wreaks Havoc: A Nonprofit...
Posted: 2017-03-24 14:08:49
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Kindergartner Sues County over Bible Class
The plaintiffs say in their complaint that this program “advances and endorses one religion, improperly entangles public schools in religious affairs, and violates the personal consciences...
Posted: 2017-03-24 14:03:51
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Just How Public Should Nonprofits Have to Be? Reflections on “Ownership”
In the name of accountability, should the power of money to access and influence the operation of nonprofit organizations be checked and balanced by openness? The post Just How Public Should...
Posted: 2017-03-24 13:57:34
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Social Enterprise: Can We Make Some Sense of It?
The term “social enterprise” needs some definition and maybe a few boundaries. It could also use an acknowledgement of history and our future longing for a more equitable economy. The post...
Posted: 2017-03-24 13:50:52
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Illinois Supreme Court Maintains Tax Exemption for Illinois Hospitals—For Now
What does “charity” mean for municipalities and hospitals in Illinois? A dispute over property tax exemption winds its way through the state’s courts, waiting for the right time and the...
Posted: 2017-03-23 19:01:56
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Five Insights from Directors Sharing Power
Can sharing executive leadership really work in nonprofits? What issues does it answer? And how do you approach the possibility? This article takes up these questions through interviews with...
Posted: 2017-03-23 19:01:37
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Blending Nonprofit Succession Planning and Executive Transition: A Successful Case
This case reflecting a new practice model discusses in a vibrant and resonant way how one community-based nonprofit blended business, strategic, and succession planning to support an executive...
Posted: 2017-03-23 19:01:37
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Blending Succession Planning and Executive Transition: A Successful Case
Twenty-five years ago, when an executive director left a nonprofit, it too often meant a decline in performance—or even going out of business. Today, through supportive investments by national...

Posted: 2017-03-24 19:13:55
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The way Albert Cairo describes it, data visualization can be a tool as simple yet powerful as a hammer or even a…
Posted: 2017-03-24 17:40:31
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Among foundations that seek to influence public policy, those on the left have vastly larger assets. But among those that plan to spend themselves out…
Posted: 2017-03-23 20:39:18
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Three-quarters of Americans are in favor of expanding the charitable deduction to taxpayers who do not currently itemize their taxes, according to a new poll…
Posted: 2017-03-23 20:07:41
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Live From #NTC: Failing Isn’t Sad!
WASHINGTON, D.C – Failure – and lessons learned from it – was the theme of the opening session of the Nonprofit Technology Network’s (NTEN) Nonprofit…
Posted: 2017-03-23 17:18:03
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Stars Hit Facebook Live For ACLU Telethon
The classic perform-for-a-cause format will take to Facebook Live next week as A-listers will gather in New York to benefit the American Civil Liberties Union…
Posted: 2017-03-21 15:52:40
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Philanthropist Rockefeller Leaves Lasting Legacy
David Rockefeller, global financial expert and noted philanthropist, died on March 20 at the age of 101. Rockefeller co-founded Rockefeller Brothers Fund and was the…
Posted: 2017-03-21 13:38:01
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British Charities Spending $168.9 Million (U.S.) Daily
Charities in England and Wales are spending £136.4 million per day supporting missions, according to a new report. The figure includes £12 million per day…
Posted: 2017-03-20 20:06:58
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Buyer Beware: Negotiating terms in technology agreements
With the proliferation of new technological solutions for everything from fundraising to donor relationship management, program analytics to payment processing, an increasing number of third-party…
Posted: 2017-03-20 18:51:49
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Donors Race To Support Meals On Wheels
Meals on Wheels America last week had about 8,000 followers on Twitter. Not a bad number but nowhere near the 88,000 followers the Arlington, Va.-based…
Posted: 2017-03-17 20:33:53
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Possible Net Neutrality Changes Will Block Access, Cost More
Imagine that there are two lanes leading you to a potential donor. Now imagine that the lane that you are in slows and the adjacent…

Posted: 2017-03-24 17:30:00
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The generosity of Hollywood will once again be on display this May 18, 2017 as the community comes together to celebrate Uplift Family Services at Hollygrove’s 6th Annual Norma Jean...
Posted: 2017-03-24 16:00:00
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The Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA held its biannual Open Mind Gala on March 22nd at the Beverly Hilton in support of mental health research, education,...
Posted: 2017-03-24 14:30:00
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Written by Elizabeth Willoughby In an interview with Democracy Now this month, Eve Ensler, a playwright, activist and the creator of V-Day, spoke about her worries of the escalation of rape...
Posted: 2017-03-24 13:00:00
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amfAR To Host Hong Kong Gala This Weekend
On March 25, 2017, amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research will present its third annual amfAR Gala Hong Kong. The black-tie event will include a cocktail reception, dinner, live auction,...
Posted: 2017-03-24 11:30:00
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Chicago To Rock Race To Erase MS Gala
Race to Erase MS is proud to announce that renowned rock and roll band Chicago will take the stage to perform at the 24th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala on May 5, 2017 at The Beverly Hilton...
Posted: 2017-03-24 11:00:00
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Spotlight: Alison Sweeney's Charity Work
Actress Alison Sweeney launched the website www.hydrationforall.com to promote hydration for families and assist charity:water. She also hosted the celebrity charity jeans auction for Clothes...
Posted: 2017-03-24 10:00:00
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Spotlight: Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation's Celebrity Supporters
The mission of the Jeff Gordon Foundation is to support children battling cancer by funding programs that improve patients’ quality of life, treatment programs that increase survivorship...
Posted: 2017-03-23 17:30:00
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The Duchess of Cornwall Attends The UK CEO CookOff In Support Of UKHarvest
The Duchess of Cornwall attended the UK CEO CookOff in London this week in support of the charity UKHarvest, of which Her Royal Highness is Patron. The Duchess of Cornwall with chef Jamie Oliver...
Posted: 2017-03-23 16:00:00
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Lily Tomlin To Headline Comedy Event To Benefit Voice For The Animals Foundation
Emmy and Tony-winning, Academy Award-nominated actress and animal advocate Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie) joins actress June Diane Raphael (Grace and Frankie) and other comedic guests to bring...
Posted: 2017-03-23 14:30:00
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Red Nose Day Returns On Friday, March 24
Red Nose Day is coming up on Friday 24th March and you know what that means: a night of comedy like no other. Red Nose Day 2017The fun starts on BBC One at 7pm as your favourite comics and celebrities...

Posted: 2017-03-24 22:26:02
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<br>Quick. What makes you more excited than anything else in the world?A promising Tinder match? A free trip to New Zealand? The New England Patriots losing the Super Bowl? I'm easy to...
Posted: 2017-03-24 21:38:15
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An alarming number of young black girls are missing in the nation's capital. The whole country should be paying attention.<br>You've likely read many stories recently pouring out of Washington...
Posted: 2017-03-24 20:18:46
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<br>"Young, strong, vibrant, unadorned, and beautiful." These are just a few of the words Karen Hill used to describe Harriet Tubman in this rare photograph, presumed to be taken shortly...
Posted: 2017-03-24 19:59:23
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Here's why American parents are now ditching expensive cribs for a simple, cardboard box.
<br>Gibraltar. Malta. Lichtenstein. These are a few of the places with better infant mortality rates than the good old U.S. of A.Don't get me wrong, the U.S. is pretty good overall at the...
Posted: 2017-03-24 19:10:13
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19 things I trust with women's health more than this room full of men.
Where are the ladies at?<br>The future of health care in the U.S. hangs in the balance, but there's no need to worry. After all, we have top men working on it right now — emphasis on...
Posted: 2017-03-23 22:22:38
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This author’s powerful essay about sexual harassment is part of a valuable conversation.
<br>Author Bonnie Nadzam spent years not talking publicly about the sexual harassment and assault she experienced in graduate school.As is common among survivors of sexual abuse, Nadzam...
Posted: 2017-03-23 21:20:56
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How I responded when my Muslim students asked, 'Why does he hate us?'
Getting out of your comfort zone can be an eye-opening experience. <br>“Ms. Kayla, why does he hate us?” All photos courtesy of the author. That’s one of the many questions I was...
Posted: 2017-03-23 19:57:58
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London is right to keep calm and carry on after yesterday's attack.
<br>After a deadly attack in London yesterday that claimed three victims' lives plus the attacker's life and injured 40 others, Mayor Sadiq Khan urged London's residents to come together...
Posted: 2017-03-23 19:06:50
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Attention small children and seniors: I know it's fun, but please don't feed the birds.
<br>Spring is officially here!Birds are chirping. Bees are buzzing. Blossoms are blooming. We made it through another long, chilly winter. High fives all around. Me at any given...
Posted: 2017-03-23 18:12:24
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5 bizarre features of American politics that shock people when they first hear about them.
...including one reason people are staying involved despite it all.<br>Tuning in to American politics for the first time in 2017 is a lot like drinking from a firehose while fighting a...

Posted: 2017-03-24 19:00:00
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Nothing says "California" like oak-studded hills glowing with wildflowers.
Posted: 2017-03-24 18:50:50
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This electric bike is packed with features, including a mid-drive Bosch motor, a rear rack and dual fenders, an onboard lock, and front and rear lights.
Posted: 2017-03-24 18:43:42
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This is not a joke. It is also a teaching moment about blogging.
Posted: 2017-03-24 15:18:03
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This year, America should turn out the lights in solidarity with Earth Hour, the climate and reality.
This year of all years, we should stand up and fight the climate change trolls.
Posted: 2017-03-24 14:59:21
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Digital nomad's ultra-minimalist van conversion includes hidden bike rack (Video)
This clean, pared-down and solar-powered van conversion hides a lot of ideas for clever storage and ergonomics.
Posted: 2017-03-24 14:31:00
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Test scores go up with healthy school lunches
Economists have found a relatively cheap and easy way to make a significant improvement on standardized test scores.
Posted: 2017-03-24 12:32:35
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Celebrate waffles (and waffle slabs) on Våffeldagen (Swedish Waffle Day) March 25
TreeHugger will celebrate waffle slabs, which use less concrete to go farther.
Posted: 2017-03-24 11:13:22
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Charge points at work may be key to broader electric vehicle adoption
Convenience, economics and peer-influence are powerful forces.
Posted: 2017-03-23 21:01:51
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Sengled Element system offers app-controlled dimmable & tunable LED lighting (Review)
In which I try out a smart lighting system in my dumb home.
Posted: 2017-03-23 19:00:00
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Photo: Behold the sweet face of a porcupine
Just don't actually hold it...

Posted: 2017-03-25 01:18:21
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As deadly flooding persists in Peru, Direct Relief mobilized a second shipment of more than 23,000 pounds of medicines and medical aid to […] The post Direct Relief Delivers Emergency...
Posted: 2017-03-22 17:00:08
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Two dozen pallets of requested medicines and medical supplies are bound for healthcare facilities in Peru, where unrelenting rains and deadly flooding over […] The post Direct Relief Ships...
Posted: 2017-03-20 21:25:56
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After a weekend of non-stop video gameplay, Californithon 2 has ended, raising over $15,600 for Direct Relief. In under 60 hours, a […] The post Californithon Gaming Marathon Raises More...
Posted: 2017-03-07 22:24:25
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Direct Relief Aims to Alleviate Medical Pressures from War, Famine in South Sudan
The tragedy of South Sudan is among the most well-known in humanitarian and foreign policy circles. Established to great fanfare and aid […] The post Direct Relief Aims to Alleviate Medical...
Posted: 2017-02-28 22:33:52
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Grandfather in West Bank Relies on Donated Medicines to Treat Chronic Heart Condition
Editor’s note: The post below was originally published by American Near East Refugee Aid. ANERA serves Palestinian refugees and poor communities in […] The post Grandfather in West...

Posted: 2017-03-23 16:00:00
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Restoring forests and other ecosystems is helping Fijians still recovering from Cyclone Winston to shore up against future storms.
Posted: 2017-03-22 18:00:00
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There are two keys to protecting our oceans: funding and staff. Without these elements, we're putting our oceans at risk.
Posted: 2017-03-21 14:00:00
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Conflict, poverty and disease prevented the collection of data on the state of Liberia’s ecosystems for decades — until now.
Posted: 2017-03-17 20:00:00
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My ‘aha!’ moment: A day in the life of an illegal logger
How a summer in the Peruvian Amazon led Natasha Calderwood to shift her career path toward conservation.
Posted: 2017-03-14 14:40:22
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Behind an island landslide, a degraded forest
New Caledonia experienced one of the worst floods in human memory. The role of ecosystem degradation and forest loss must not be overlooked.
Posted: 2017-03-08 03:00:00
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My ‘aha!’ moment: In Madagascar, a fisheries discussion without the fishers
How working with octopus fishers in Madagascar led Kame Westerman to make a surprising discovery about women and conservation.
Posted: 2017-03-06 18:00:00
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Nature’s new ambassador: A conversation with Christiana Figueres
After leading the world in the creation of a landmark climate change agreement, Christiana Figueres is taking on a new role.
Posted: 2017-03-03 20:00:00
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How Incan ruins and Brazil nuts are fighting deforestation in Bolivia
Through conservation agreements, indigenous Bolivian communities are expanding their incomes while leaving forests standing.
Posted: 2017-03-02 15:00:00
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Research: Climate change disrupting farming in Central America
New CI research gives farmers and other decision-makers the full picture of climate change impacts in Central America.
Posted: 2017-02-24 21:00:00
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In a career full of fish discoveries, these 5 species stand out
Dr. Mark Erdmann has described 100 fish species that are new to science. Here are his favorites.

Posted: 2017-03-22 21:44:18
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Clean water is a key tool in the fight against hunger by: Action Against Hunger USAMarch 22, 2017Facebook Twitter Google+ Photo: Guy Calaf for Action Against Hunger,...
Posted: 2017-03-22 15:14:32
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Six Aid Organizations Issue Joint Alert on One of the Most Serious Humanitarian Emergencies in the World by: Action Against Hunger USAMarch 22, 2017Facebook Twitter Google+ ...
Posted: 2017-03-17 22:34:57
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by: Melissa KaplanMarch 17, 2017Facebook Twitter Google+ Photo: Action Against Hunger's health and nutrition programs in Bangladesh screen and provide therapeutic...
Posted: 2017-03-16 01:43:50
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SOMALIA: TAKING ACTION BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE
Drought, severe food shortages, and the threat of famine put 6 million people at riskby: Action Against Hunger USAMarch 15, 2017Facebook Twitter Google+ Desperate...
Posted: 2017-03-15 16:24:02
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Six Years of War in Syria: How Much Suffering Can We Stand?
by: Action Against Hunger USAMarch 15, 2017Facebook Twitter Google+ Photo: Florian Seriex for Action Against Hunger, Garmawa refugee camp, Iraqi Kurdistan ...
Posted: 2017-03-08 12:56:16
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VIDEO: Nigeria, International Women's Day 2017
Mothers in Northeast Nigeria Share Strength to Overcome Hungerby: Action Against Hunger USAMarch 8, 2017Facebook Twitter Google+ Photo: Guy Calaf for Action Against...
Posted: 2017-03-08 12:56:16
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VIDEO: International Women's Day 2017
Mothers in Northeast Nigeria Share Strength to Overcome Hungerby: Action Against Hunger USAMarch 8, 2017Facebook Twitter Google+March 8th marks International Women's Day, an opportunity...

Posted: 2017-03-26 02:00:00
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"The Wendy Williams Show" Internship offers an opportunity for college students to gain experience in the television industry. This internship is for college credit and is located in...
Posted: 2017-03-25 02:00:00
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GameStop Internships are available to college juniors and seniors. The Summer Internship Program is a 10-week summer internship program. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher,...
Posted: 2017-03-23 02:00:00
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League of United Latin American Citizens Internships are open to college students who want to work for a non-profit organization to advance the rights of Latino Americans. Summer internships...
Posted: 2017-03-22 02:00:00
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The IGNITE Intern Program
The IGNITE Intern Program is open to college freshmen through PhD students. Both technical and non-technical summer internships are available.Applicants may choose software engineering internships...
Posted: 2017-03-21 02:16:00
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Internships
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Internships are open to undergraduate and graduate college students. Applicants should have 15 semester hours of art history, arts management, or equivalent...
Posted: 2017-03-20 04:00:00
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Prince William County Internships
Prince William County Internships are available to students who are at least 18 years of age and juniors or seniors in college. Applicants must be in good academic standing and of good moral...
Posted: 2017-03-20 01:22:00
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Convergence Internship Program
Convergence Internship Program offers full- and part-time internships for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates who are interested in gaining practical experience in consensus...
Posted: 2017-03-18 02:00:00
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United States Government Internships
United States Government Internships offer paid, summer internships to students who are at least 16 years old. Internships are available to high school students, and students enrolled in an accredited...
Posted: 2017-03-17 02:00:00
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Global Ties U.S. Internships
Global Ties U.S. Internships are offered to rising undergraduate juniors through graduate level students interested in working within the non-profit industry. Summer internships are available,...
Posted: 2017-03-16 02:00:00
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The National Building Museum Internship Program
The National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. offers summer internships to college students who want to gain valuable work experience at a world-class museum. Both undergraduate and graduate...

Posted: 2017-03-26 12:00:00
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By Damian Carrington, The Guardian The record-breaking heat that made 2016 the hottest year ever recorded has continued into 2017, pushing the world into “truly uncharted territory",...
Posted: 2017-03-25 12:00:00
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By Anastasia Moloney, Thomson Reuters Foundation Peru's deadly floods are a wake-up call for cities across Latin America to prepare better for extreme weather as climate change and poor...
Posted: 2017-03-24 19:46:00
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Wildfires fueled by gusting winds, hot, dry weather, and desiccated plant life have burned nearly 900,000 acres of Oklahoma so far this year, a record, as well as parts of Kansas and Texas. The...
Posted: 2017-03-24 18:51:00
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Trump Just Approved the Keystone XL Pipeline
President Trump signed an executive order on Friday greenlighting the Keystone XL pipeline after it cleared State Department review to bring tar sands oil from Canada to refineries on the Gulf...
Posted: 2017-03-24 13:55:00
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100 Days of Climate: Week 10
Addressing climate change using sound science is crucial not just for the U.S., but for the world. Unfortunately, that appears...
Posted: 2017-03-23 21:11:00
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The State Dept. Rewrote Its Climate Change Page
Within a day of Rex Tillerson’s swearing in as secretary of state, the State Department’s climate change website began to change. The changes signal a shift away from leading international...
Posted: 2017-03-22 19:59:00
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Arctic Sea Ice Sets Record-Low Peak for Third Year
Constant warmth punctuated by repeated winter heat waves stymied Arctic sea ice growth this winter, leaving the winter sea ice cover missing an area the size of California and Texas combined...
Posted: 2017-03-21 19:29:00
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Climate Change is on Pace to Kill an Ice Age Remnant
Humans are in the process of changing the planet in a way that hasn’t happened in 2.6 million years. For eons, the Laurentide Ice Sheet has been a fixture of North America. At its peak,...
Posted: 2017-03-19 12:00:00
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Research for Drought-Resistant Crops Gets Boost
By Umberto Bacchi, Thomson Reuters Foundation Scientists' efforts to develop new crops able to resist climate change, droughts and other shocks have been boosted by the United States joining...
Posted: 2017-03-18 12:00:00
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In Race to Curb Climate Change, Cities Outpace Nations
By Alister Doyle, Reuters Cities from Oslo to Sydney are setting goals to curb climate change that exceed national targets, causing tensions with central governments about who controls policy...