Grantee News

This section displays reports, news, and other information from and about our grantees that highlight and celebrate their work and accomplishments.

April 11, 2014

Career Technical Education (CTE)

“It’s a myth that Career Technical Education (CTE) meets the needs of low performing kids from low performing schools,” writes JoEllen Lynch, the Executive Director of Springpoint, a Carnegie...
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April 10, 2014

Report on Deportations and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

The number of noncitizens deported after being convicted of serious crimes dropped substantially over the last four years despite a massive government surveillance program aimed at removing them from...
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April 7, 2014

Teaching and Learning Conference: Knowledge Meets Inspiration

“I need to stay inspired and encouraged and find out what's going on, then take it back and share with my district.” As described by a teacher trainer from Florida, leadership and collaboration were...
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April 4, 2014

RECOGNIZING EXCELLENCE IN LITERATURE

ALA ANNOUNCES SIX FINALISTS FOR ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDALS
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April 3, 2014

A Plan for Avoiding War

After watching Ukraine lose Crimea, the Obama administration is now taking what could be unnecessary risks by being both provocative and weak according to an op-ed written by experts with Carnegie...
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April 1, 2014

Science Education

Museums can have a positive impact when it comes to helping teachers make science education more engaging with activities that inspire and motivate students. This is one of the findings from a recent...
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March 13, 2014

CGCS Launches New Website on ICTs in Africa

The Center for Global Communication Studies (CGCS) has launched a new website on ICTs in Africa: AfricaICTResearch.org. Its goal is to increase access to the limited amount of information on ICTs in...
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March 13, 2014

Nuclear Security

On the third anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, an investigation by Carnegie Corporation grantee, the Center for Public Integrity (CPI), examines the origins and purpose of a...
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March 12, 2014

Meet the Foreign Policy Leaders of Tomorrow

For several days this February at Tufts University, the sudden influx of international students, military uniforms, and important looking dignitaries and academics said something big was underway....
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March 5, 2014

World Digital Library Reaches Milestone as 10,000 Items Now Accessible

The World Digital Library (WDL), a collaborative international project and Carnegie Corporation grantee led by the Library of Congress, now includes more than 10,000 manuscripts, maps and atlases,...
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January 30, 2014

Border Patrol Practices

A review of the U.S. Border Patrol by the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF), a Carnegie Corporation grantee, is featured as part of an investigative report published by The Washington Post with...
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January 24, 2014

Toward a Comprehensive Solution

A January 23rd article in U.S. News and World Report, “US eyes difficulties in next round of Iran talks,” cites a report released on January 15th by the non-profit Institute for Science and...
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January 21, 2014

Brandeis Science Posse Answers President Obama’s Call to Action

On January 16, 2014, leaders from more than 140 colleges and universities, businesses, and organizations, including Carnegie Corporation of New York, attended a meeting at the White House, at which...
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January 10, 2014

Iran’s Nuclear Standoff

A new path for nuclear energy in Iran is laid out in an analysis coauthored by Carnegie Corporation grantee Siegfried S. Hecker with Stanford University Iran scholar Abbas Milani. As published in the...
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January 10, 2014

Strengths and Weaknesses in Global Nuclear Security

The Nuclear Threat Initiative, a longtime grantee of Carnegie Corporation of New York, has released the NTI Nuclear Materials Security Index, which was featured in a report and an op-ed piece by The...
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January 6, 2014

The Personal Touch in Diplomacy

“When there is trust between the military, there is trust between the politicians.” With that statement, Russia’s Deputy Chief of Mission Oleg Stepanov acknowledged the power of the personal touch...
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December 6, 2013

Zarko Pervoic, Former Gardner Fellow, Wins Rhodes Scholarship

Zarko Pervoic, a 2012–2013 member of the John Gardner Fellowship Program, has been awarded a Rhode Scholarship for the fall of 2014. Founded by the former Carnegie Corporation president, the John...
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November 1, 2013

Good News in the Fight Against AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa

Professor Yasien Sayed and his team's work on HIV shows how modest investments can lead to bigger innovations.
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August 19, 2013

New Book Sheds Light on Events in Egypt

The Muslim Brotherhood:Evolution of an Islamist Movement by Carrie Rosefsky Wickham.
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July 1, 2013

AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION AWARDS 2013 ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDALS FOR EXCELLENCE IN FICTION AND NONFICTION

Canada by Richard Ford and Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan were awarded the 2013 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in...
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