Youth Programs: A Sea of Knowledge

Youth Programs: A Sea of Knowledge

What needs to happen within a community youth program for it to be judged ‘high quality’ by both participants and outside observers? Two female anthropologists in the late 80's set out to find the answer by studying three specific areas of 120 community youth programs: athletic/academic, community service, and arts based. These programs were both urban and rural and all operated with minimal resources.  Here is what they learned.

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Female Artists: Strategizing Awareness

Female Artists:  Strategizing Awareness

Few people know the names of the notable women artists, past and present.  So on International Women’s Day  - March 8, 2015, a group called Art Feminism gathered at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City for a Wikipedia-thon, “to create and edit articles about female artists, feminist art scholarship­­ and feminist art movements.”

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