Advocacy & Development

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

News on gender issues in children's media

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

Geena Davis: Bentonville Film Fest will make "big impact"

4/30/2015

  • PBS

Geena Davis recently told PBS' Tavis Smiley that the upcoming Bentonville Film Festival, which will celebrate women and diversity in film, is unique because it will offer guaranteed film distribution … Read More

Gay Politics Report

News about the LGBT community

Gay Politics Report

Published in partnership with: Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute

Smith College to accept transgender applicants

5/4/2015

  • BuzzFeed
  • Huffington Post, The
  • Metro Weekly (Washington, D.C.)

Smith College announced Monday it has changed its admission policy to accept applicants from transgender women. "We are proclaiming that trans women are women," Smith College President Kathleen McCart… Read More

UN Wire

News covering the UN and the world

UN Wire

Published in partnership with: United Nations Foundation

Aid delivery in Nepal remains difficult

5/4/2015

  • Voice of America
  • Reuters
  • Guardian (London), The
  • Associated Press, The

Relief workers are struggling to reach those affected by the recent Nepal earthquake, especially those in rural areas. The expected arrival of monsoon season in June will increase health concerns, UNI… Read More

Community Association Management SmartBrief

News for community association managers

Community Association Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers

Fla. bills aim to make condo association termination harder

5/5/2015

  • American City Business Journals

Bills introduced in the Florida Legislature would require a bulk owner of properties to ensure the first mortgage of every property is satisfied when a condo association is terminated, thereby making … Read More

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Housing industry news and information

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The MacArthur Foundation

8 communities added to list of HUD Promise Zones

4/29/2015

  • ABC News

The Housing and Urban Development Department announced eight additional Promise Zone locations this week. The program doesn't direct money to the areas, but it gives them an advantage for securing gra… Read More

SmartBrief Insights

News for association leaders

SmartBrief Insights

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

People with autism finding more workplace opportunities

4/5/2015

  • Huffington Post, The

Companies are starting to recognize the workplace potential of employees with autism and intellectual disabilities. In fact, employment was the theme of last week's World Autism Awareness Day. Even so… Read More

BoardSource SmartBrief

News for Nonprofit Governance

BoardSource SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: BoardSource

Kyle Petty and 200 motorcyclists ride across the U.S. for charity

5/5/2015

  • KSTU-TV (Salt Lake City)

Two hundred motorcyclists are driving cross-country with former NASCAR driver Kyle Petty on The Kyle Petty Charity Ride. The goal of the ride is to raise money for Petty's Victory Junction, a camp for… Read More