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Why I run

By: Taryn Gress

Do you know what civic engagement means? If you don’t it’s okay because the likelihood is you are already participating every day without even thinking about it.

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Making change through petitions

By: Taryn Gress

Last night I was catching up on some episodes of The Daily Show with John Stewart and I watched Monday’s interview with Ben Rattray, founder of Change.org. The interview, embedded below, is worth watching for...

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TEDxCLE Virgin No More

By: Jill Miller Zimon

At my age, there just are not that many things about which I can say I'm still a virgin. And now, I've given it up for TED.

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Whoa oh - she's a maneater!

By: Jill Miller Zimon

Darn you, Hall & Oates. I can't get your song Maneater out of my head. 

 

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Invest in evaluation and children!

By: Taryn Gress

I have a confession to make...

I love program evaluation and all the components that go with it, including logic models. I know your thinking NERD ALERT, but evaluation can be really interesting and the challenge of organizing a...

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