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April 7, 2014 | The noted evangelical leader explains why he's closing his ministry organization, the Evangelical Association for the Promotion of Education, after more than 40 years.
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March 24, 2014 | The dean of Vanderbilt Divinity School rejects the notion that the church is dying and sees the job of the divinity school as preparing students financially, spiritually and professionally to lead in a church that is changing.
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March 24, 2014 | New programs and interventions often seem sure to work. But success is rare, and evaluation is critical to understanding whether and why efforts to help underserved people are in fact effective, says an evaluation research methodologist.
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March 7, 2014 | The theologically trained president of MDC, a nonprofit dedicated to eliminating barriers to opportunity, describes his work as a “secular expression of faith.”
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March 7, 2014 | The founder of the Global Fund for Children recounts her work with the organization, from the experience in India that sparked the original idea to its expansion into a world leader in helping vulnerable children.
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February 24, 2014 | A nonprofit called GiveDirectly allows U.S. donors to give people in Africa living in extreme poverty what they need most: money.
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February 21, 2014 | An economist, the author of “The New Geography of Jobs,” says that face-to-face interactions are critical to innovation, which in turn creates economic success across communities.
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February 11, 2014 | The founder of Urban Bush Women talks about the values that underlie the dance company: community, collaboration and multi-disciplinarity.
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February 11, 2014 | Sometimes the most mundane changes can unleash innovation and creativity, says a University of Illinois physics professor. Here's what happened when his department changed how it teaches introductory courses.
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January 27, 2014 | What do Pentecostal women ministers want? Opportunities to lead, two Church of God scholars say.