How transgender people in the South are helping each other get health care
Facing discrimination, trans people in Tennessee and Kentucky have developed a buddy system for doctor’s visits.
A Lesson in Innovation: How NJCU is Helping to Shape the EdTech Discipline
One Friday morning in March, in front of twenty or so amazed onlookers, a two-foot-tall humanoid robot named Eve lurched, arms swinging, into Michael Jackson’s Thriller dance, then after a pause, gracefully performed tai chi.
How smart tech is helping people with dementia
Devices range from room sensors tracking vital signs to bracelets triggering advice via radio
What Inspires Me: People Helping Others and Making the World a Better Place
Yes, I’m one of those people who blow up my friends’ Facebook feeds with all the posts I share. I can’t help myself! If I see something I think is really cool, funny or innovative, I want to show it to everyone. There are the typical self-help and inspirational posts, cute children and funny animal […]
How This Crowdsourced Map Is Helping People With Disabilities Navigate Seattle
Bill Radke talks with University of Washington researcher Anat Caspi about Access Map Seattle , which provides information for people with limited mobility
How Kate Middleton Is Helping Pippa Middleton Plan Her Wedding
Duchess of Cambridge recently enjoyed a ski vacation with her sister
Why More People Are Seeking Chiropractic Care Than Ever Before
More and more people are choosing chiropractic care for their pack pain and other issues. In fact, they are leaving their traditional medical practices with their pills and surgeries, and opting fo…
What Really Fosters Innovation
Innovation is vital to achieve success in today’s evolving marketplace, but it’s easier said than done. In reality, most companies struggle to ach
Helping Students Learn by Sketching
Sketch Worksheets software analyzes and provides feedback on student sketches, helping them learn multiple subjects.
How Partnerships Drive Health Care Innovation in Africa
By learning to effectively manage a diverse organizational ecosystem, the NGO North Star Alliance is advancing health care innovation in sub-Saharan Africa.
The Top Innovation Conferences of 2019
We curated all of 2019's top innovation conferences, summits, and events in the US - take a look and plan your year of learning!
Why the UW is bullish on innovation
The University of Washington wants its students to become more innovative, and is discussing ways to foster that kind of education.
Women Leading the Way in Innovation
Businesses across the country find that diversifying the workforce is one of the biggest challenges they face. But addressing it successfully is crucial to expanding innovation. This week, the University of Denver’s Project X-ITE explored this challenge with a panel discussion featuring three noted women of innovation. The three exemplify inn...
Workshop: The Insiders Guide to Innovation
Rama Gheerawo is an international figure in design and innovation. He uses the principle of ‘design for social good’ to transform business, government and the public sector drawing on his experience in Design Thinking and Inclusive Design. He has led over 70 projects with major clients in the fields of technology, products, services, and transport and has trained thousands of people including 600 civil servants to…
Field Guide of TAACCCT Innovations
Innovations in Workforce Development Strategies For Community Colleges Welcome to the SkillsCommons Field Guide of TAACCCT Innovations: The Gallery Edition The SkillsCommons Field Guide:The Gallery Edition is a collection of innovative and successful workforce development strategies developed by community colleges across the U.S. with funding from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) program. The TAACCCT program was designed…
West Baltimore Innovation District
A consortium of New York investors are planning to build a 1.7 million square feet complex of housing, offices, labs, and start-up workspaces in…
Helping young readers learn
Executive Director of Everybody Wins DC talks about the 100th anniversary of the National Children's Book Week and how you can mentor a young reader.
Innovation Generation: How to Be Creative
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Helping Halls Celebrates 10 Years
An Arkansas Tech University tradition of students providing holiday meals to Arkansas River Valley residents in need will continue in 2016 with the 10th annual Helping Halls program. Coordinated by…