education

Colleges Got 12 Times More Expensive in One Generation! What can we do about it?

Colleges Got 12 Times More Expensive in One Generation! What can we do about it?

– Tom Sine — Welcome back to school! Mother Jones Magazine has reported that college has gotten 12 times more expensive in a single generation. “It wasn’t always like this: the cost of undergraduate education is 12 times higher than it was 35 years ago, far out-pacing inflation. While the Index price of college tuition(…)

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A Millennial Talks About Millennials

A Millennial Talks About Millennials

– Jon Plummer — Jon Plummer, a graduate student at Seattle School of Theology and Psychology, profiles the millennial generation at a conversation on challenges facing the millennial generation in the future. Jon is a current student at The Seattle School of Theology and Psychology and will be graduating in June 2014 with a Masters(…)

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Manifest Imagination – reprise

Manifest Imagination – reprise

–by Andy Wade — Here in the United States, as another Columbus Day rolls around it seems appropriate to remember what that meant for the people already occupying the land he “discovered”. But the US is not alone in its shady past. Many countries in addition to the US have histories of colonialism and violence,(…)

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Equipping young people for life in these turbulent times – part 2

Equipping young people for life in these turbulent times – part 2

– by Tom Sine — Last week we shared some creative ways to enable us to prepare Gen Next to do more with less as their generation is likely to make less than their parent’s generation.  This week we want to explore ways to enable Gen Next to also become more innovative in making a(…)

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At the Crossroads of Imagination and Global Need

At the Crossroads of Imagination and Global Need

– by Andy Wade – Looking for innovative ways to help the world? This TEDx talk from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology will definitely push your imagination into high gear! David Begbie will stretch your vision of what’s possible – and just might inspire you to move beyond your current expectations. My wife,(…)

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Propaganda Gardening

Propaganda Gardening

– by Andy Wade — This is a great TEDSalon video from England that challenges us to get moving, get moving even without all our “ducks in a row”. Food is a universal language, one which our communities will respond to. Many from the Parish Collective and others are already doing things like this. But(…)

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Be Prepared to Experience Creation’s Beauty in CCSP CASCADIA

Be Prepared to Experience Creation’s Beauty in CCSP CASCADIA

This post is from Creation Care Study Program’s April newsletter. Subscribe HERE to keep up with all that’s happening there! CCSP Cascadia CCSP New Zealand CCSP Belize CCSP CASCADIA: LAUNCHING Fall 2013 Well-known author Shane Claiborne calls CCSP Cascadia, “a space where you can re-imagine the way we live.” Come join the inaugural CCSP Cascadia(…)

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Master of Arts in International Care and Community Development

Master of Arts in International Care and Community Development

Our good friend and MSA Collaborator, Dr. Forrest Inslee, just so happens to be Department Chair for this MA program at Northwest University. They still have a few slots available for their upcoming fall cohort – if you’ve been thinking about going in this direction I encourage you to check out their program today! This(…)

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