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Reimagining School: Opportunity, Safety and Privacy in the Social Lives of Networked Teens

A forum featuring danah boyd and Sam Dyson, moderated by Alison Cuddy. Read More

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"Youth Program Gets More Funding"

Chicago Tribune Breaking News
Related Grantees: University of Chicago Crime Lab, Youth Guidance
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"Stopping Violence Starts With Hope"

Chicago Sun-Times
Related Grantee: John Howard Association
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"'Paper Lantern' and 'Ecstatic Cahoots,' by Stuart Dybek"

San Francisco Chronicle
Stuart Dybek, 2007 MacArthur Fellow
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Case Studies Look at Housing Preservation Efforts

The studies explore the history of properties and how they came to be preserved in Boston, Chicago, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. Read More