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Humanity in Action Celebrates the Inauguration of Mariko Silver as President of Bennington College

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May 06, 2014 Tags: senior fellows, education, 1997, leadership

Humanity in Action congratulates Senior Fellow Dr. Mariko Silver on her inauguration as the 10th president of Bennington College on Saturday, April 26. Humanity in Action’s Founder and Executive Director Dr. Judith Goldstein attended the weekend’s festivities, along with other Humanity in Action Senior Fellows and Board members.

To read Mariko’s inaugural address,… Read more

Humanity in Action Denmark Hosts Free2Choose-Create Program

January 29, 2014 Tags: media, denmark, copenhagen, education, tech and human rights

Humanity in Action Denmark hosted 16 students from all of Scandinavia in a Free2Choose-Create seminar in Copenhagen this January, partnering with the Peace House in Uppsala and the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam. The Free2Choose-Create program is a concept developed by the Anne Frank House, in which young people from different regions and countries are brought together to discuss human rights… Read more

Senior Fellow Mariko Silver Appointed President of Bennington College

July 07, 2013 Tags: senior fellows, education

Humanity in Action is proud to congratulate Senior Fellow Mariko Silver on her appointment as President of Bennington College in Bennington, Vermont.  Mariko Silver completed the Humanity in Action Fellowship in Denmark in 1997.  She has made outstanding contributions to Humanity in Action as a Senior Fellow, speaker… Read more

The Humanity in Action Fellowship Concludes in Europe

July 03, 2013 Tags: hia programs, hia conference, berlin, amsterdam, warsaw, copenhagen

The 2013 Humanity in Action Fellowship took place from June 1 – June 26 in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Lyon and Warsaw. Humanity in Action selected 108 outstanding Fellows from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, Germany, France, The Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine and the United States who participated in this year’s program.

At the conclusion of the Fellowship, the… Read more

The Humanity in Action Fellowship Begins in Europe

June 06, 2013 Tags: hia programs, hia conference, berlin, amsterdam, warsaw, copenhagen

The 2013 Humanity in Action Fellowship commenced on June 1 in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Lyon and Warsaw. Humanity in Action selected 108 outstanding Fellows from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, Germany, France, The Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine and the United States to participate in this year’s program.

All of the participants will gather in Warsaw at the end of… Read more

French Senior Fellow Network Chair Jeanne Tadeusz to Speak on Gender Education at Open World Forum

October 04, 2010 Tags: education, gender
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Does education influence whether women choose technology as a career and how they get involved in Open Source communities? Are there other factors involved? How do you encourage diversity?

These, among others, are the questions that will be addressed by Ms. Jeanne Tadeusz as she meets various university researchers and public officials in a discussion moderated by Technology Watch… Read more