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Libraries continue to spearhead change in their communities

For many initiatives, our research work happens right when a project is gaining momentum. Once in a while, we get the opportunity to revisit early successes and celebrate new achievements with our friends. Last week, we joined our partners, the American Library Association, the Harwood Institute for Public Innovation, and library leaders to hear about […]

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Visiting Ithaca with Environmental Education Leaders

To kick off 2016, NewKnowledge headed to Ithaca, New York to meet with the leaders of EECapacity, an EPA-funded project to expand the capacity of environmental education throughout the US. While visiting Cornell University, the group paused on the suspension bridge to congratulate NewKnowledge Research Fellow Elizabeth Danter on her one-year appointment to the EECapacity […]

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NewKnowledge in London: International Workshop for Human Rights Activists

NewKnowledge has partnered with Amnesty International to review how human rights education has been integrated into the current global campaigns: Stop Torture and My Body My Rights. Researcher Rebecca Norlander traveled to London to participate in a workshop with Amnesty International staff members and youth activists from around the world. This workshop gave people an […]

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