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Digging Deep and Making a Difference This Holiday Season

While many Americans are gearing up for the holiday season, ICBA and community bankers are gearing up for a bustling couple of weeks in Washington. Three top-priority industry initiatives are coming to a head in roughly as many weeks: blocking a backdoor tax hike on Federal Reserve members, modifying a dangerous rewrite of accounting standards, and advancing community bank regulatory relief. 448 more words

Community Banks

Haiku Duology, You Thrilled Us PF


“You know when something – you’ve made thrills you it will thrill – other people too”

“When you’ve written a – hit you feel an exquisite – release and wonder”

northernGAME: Social practice in rural South West Northumberland

I gave this presentation on 16th November 2015 at Durham University’s Participatory Research Hub.  The event aimed to explore what happens “when participatory research meets the creative sector”.  128 more words

Socially Engaged Art

Pili X(PJKMX): Hip-hop goes from musical to political

this article was orginally posted on http://www.metro.us by ALEXANDRA WIGGLESWORTH in Nov 2011

Whether read literally or politically, the Hip-Hop Party for the People and the Tea Party seem, on the surface, to be unlikely allies. 467 more words

Pili X

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bijdrage van Jacobijn Sandberg

De eerstejaarsstudenten van de bachelor Informatiekunde bestuderen Informatietheorie aan de hand van een videoreeks van de Khan Academy. De video’s zijn ingebed in de Blackboard site van het introductievak Informatiekunde in Vogelvlucht. 436 more words


Generational Divide

This last weekend I had the opportunity to attend a regional conference of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) in Red Wing, Minnesota. It provided a great chance to meet individuals from across the Midwest who are working towards similar goals as those that we have in the Advocacy Corps. 1,134 more words