November 24, 2015, No comments

The Millennial Generation, or Gen Y, are the demographic cohort following Generation X—most researchers use birth years ranging from the early 1980s to the early 2000s for this group. There is […]


Ending Modern Day Slavery with the “Freedom Ecosystem”

November 11, 2015, No comments

Sadly, slavery did not end with abolition in the 19th century. This evil practice continues today in one form or another worldwide. From women forced ...


My Experience at the Global Youth Institute, October 2015

November 10, 2015, No comments

by Bailey Gitzel I am a grade 12 student and live on a small mixed farm near Graysville, MB. I have always been very passionate about agriculture and ...


Future Cities Summit Links Sustainability, Social Equity, and Clean Energy

November 10, 2015, No comments

The Greentopia Future Cities Summit, which took place in Rochester, NY, gave a thoughtful look at some of the potential opportunities for cities in th ...

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    25 Years of Amgen Biotech Experience
    November 3, 2015, No comments

    Amgen Foundation has been, and continues to be, deeply committed to investing in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) education and promoting science literacy. To ignite a passion for science in [...]

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    Kids Get Active to Fight Hunger
    October 28, 2015, No comments

    Wearables have been all the rage recently and many organizations have tapped into the technology, making it easier for consumers to link physical activity to a good cause. Organizations like [...]

  • Todd Stentiford, a math and science teacher from Reed Intermediate School, discusses water quality during a GM GREEN event in Newtown, Connecticut on October 8, 2015. Through GM GREEN, GM employees partner with local schools and conservation groups to mentor students through water-monitoring events, classroom visits and student-driven watershed improvement projects. Students retrieve, test and analyze water samples, then channel findings into a sustainable action plan addressing local water quality issues.
    Testing the Waters of Environmental Education
    October 15, 2015, No comments

    General Motors dealers are getting their feet wet in environmental science as a part of the company’s growing watershed education program. Employees from Ingersoll Auto of Danbury, the largest retailer [...]