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Snag a Fels Lab grad student for your next nonprofit consulting project method

Oct. 4, 2017 1:18 pm

Snag a Fels Lab grad student for your next nonprofit consulting project

The Fels Institute of Government program is connecting its students to local orgs and city agencies to work on policy, strategic planning and other projects as part of their capstones or internships.
Penn’s inaugural Calvin Bland Fellows are tackling health disparities for men and boys of color people

Sep. 29, 2017 12:25 pm

Penn’s inaugural Calvin Bland Fellows are tackling health disparities for men and boys of color

The fellowship is a collaboration between the Graduate School of Education, School of Social Policy and Practice and Penn Nursing. The three researchers were selected for their work with marginalized communities.
This Green Philly panel will teach you everything you need to know about careers in sustainability purpose

Sep. 22, 2017 8:37 am

This Green Philly panel will teach you everything you need to know about careers in sustainability

Plus, tips for picking a green graduate degree program. Green Philly's next "Beyond the Blog" event is this Wednesday.
Most foster youth don’t earn bachelor’s degrees. The Field Center wants to change that method

Sep. 20, 2017 12:55 pm

Most foster youth don’t earn bachelor’s degrees. The Field Center wants to change that

Penn's Field Center for Children’s Policy, Practice and Research, along with a new Stoneleigh Fellow, provides technical support to a cohort of four area colleges offering campus support programs for foster youth.
Colleges shouldn’t ask about applicants’ criminal histories, but most in Philly do results

Aug. 30, 2017 11:27 am

Colleges shouldn’t ask about applicants’ criminal histories, but most in Philly do

Community Legal Services just dropped a report on college admissions and students with criminal records.
Vote to get these Philly panels focused on social impact at SXSW 2018 purpose

Aug. 16, 2017 7:45 am

Vote to get these Philly panels focused on social impact at SXSW 2018

All of these panels — we counted 30 — include Philly folks who are working in social impact in some way. You've got until Aug. 25 to vote.
Peirce College is launching a workforce training program for parents results

Aug. 9, 2017 4:25 pm

Peirce College is launching a workforce training program for parents

The program and its "two-generation approach," supported by a $60,000 grant from United Way, is set to launch in 2018 and is for participants over 18 years old with at least one child in the household.
Community College of Philadelphia wants to support your civic engagement work people

Jun. 30, 2017 9:08 am

Community College of Philadelphia wants to support your civic engagement work

The new Institute for Community Engagement and Civic Leadership is looking for nonprofit partners, said Coordinator Michelle Lopez in her "Around the Corner" interview.
The importance of telling more than a ‘poverty porn’ story for Camden results

Jun. 21, 2017 12:06 pm

The importance of telling more than a ‘poverty porn’ story for Camden

A documentary produced by a team of Villanova students looks at how the work nonprofit Hopeworks 'N Camden is doing is affecting the lives of young students there.
The inaugural Franklin SP2 Social Innovation Prize asked: How can innovation lead to action? method

May 16, 2017 1:49 pm

The inaugural Franklin SP2 Social Innovation Prize asked: How can innovation lead to action?

Build upon past research and collaborate with those directly affected by the issues.

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