What Philly Can Learn From A Leaky Roof
We need more transformational thinking in our public life. It’s already happening when it comes to criminal justice reform
CitizenCast: Reality Check with Lorene Cary
WURD host Charles D. Ellison speaks with bestselling novelist and SafeKids Stories founder Lorene Cary about the power of youth and Vote that Jawn, a citywide effort to get young people to the pollsNov
1st Annual Ideas We Should Steal Festival
Friday, Nov 30, 2018
9:00 am-5:00 pm
at Drexel University
One day, ten bold ideas, hundreds of leading thinkers
First Annual Ideas We Should Steal Festival
One full day. Ten bold ideas. Hundreds of leading thinkers. Let's steal what works!
Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2018: Calling BS
Author Anand Giridharadas discusses his provocative new book, Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World
They Vote(d) That Jawn
Nearly 7,000 18-year-olds registered to vote between the primary and general elections this year. The bestselling author and Safe Kids Stories founder announces the winners of the Vote That Jawn contest, which helped to GOTV
Business for Good: Rethink Staffing
A Bryn Mawr entrepreneur plans to offer a living wage, with benefits, for workers at his new call-in center in Kensington. That doesn’t make him a do-gooder
Help Us Steal an Idea. We’ll Give You 50k To Do It.
Introducing the Jeremy Nowak Urban Innovation Award, to bring one urban solution to Philly
Ideas We Should Steal: Fully Paid Teacher Sabbaticals
The U.K. is giving some teachers a paid year off in the hopes that it will help keep them in their jobs. Could that solve Philly’s teacher retention problem too?