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What happens when more women are included in boardroom decisions? What actually happens inside our brains to make us feel joy? How can we teach kids to code and make sure that they understand the full implications?
Filed in Blog Topics: What We're Reading
The Aspen Institute Community Strategies Group (CSG) is partnering with the University of New Hampshire’s Carsey School of Public Policy to inform rural practice by analyzing and sharing data about rural families and economies. Learn about the rise in rural child poverty across the US and how innovative leaders in rural communities are using a two-generation approach to build a brighter future for rural children and their families.
Filed in Blog Topics: Community Strategies Group
First Lady Michelle Obama discusses accessibility and affordability of youth sports with her brother and ESPN analyst Craig Robinson. Michael Wilbon, host of ESPN’s “Pardon the Interruption,” moderates the conversation.
Filed in Blog Topics: Aspen Ideas to Go podcast
Public radio morning show host Diane Rehm talked about the experience of losing her husband, which she covers in her new book “On My Own,” as part of the Alma and Joseph Gildenhorn Book Series.
Filed in Blog Topics: The Alma and Joseph Gildenhorn Book Series
Mei Fong is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of the book "One Child: The Story of China's Most Radical Experiment." She will speak about the book and China's one-child policy at this year's Spotlight Health.
Filed in Blog Topics: Spotlight Health
This past week Aspen Institute Radio featured conversations with first lady Michelle Obama about the state of play for American youth in sports, chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov on his new book "Winter Is Coming," and a discussion on the recent findings from the 1st annual Global Accelerator Learning Initiative report.
Filed in Blog Topics: Listen Longer
How does an aging population impact the economy? What lessons can the next US president learn to navigate national security? How can the United Nations impact LGBT rights around the world?
Filed in Blog Topics: What We're Reading
James Madison was the intellectual force behind the creation of the United States through the US Constitution. He spent his entire life exploring government and models of citizen empowerment in the hopes that people could shape their own destiny. What would he say every American should know?
Filed in Blog Topics: What Every American Should Know
Powerhouse literary couple Geraldine Brooks and Tony Horwitz share how to tell a compelling story.
Filed in Blog Topics: Aspen Ideas to Go podcast
From FLOTUS to Olympic medalists, catch up on the conversations about the state of youth sports from the 2016 Project Play Summit.
Filed in Blog Topics: Sports & Society, Project Play Summit

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