#Current Events

  • Feature: These Stunning Photos Show the Roles of Coal and Ice in Climate Change

    These Stunning Photos Show the Roles of Coal and Ice in Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Sept. 20, 2018

    The free exhibit runs through Sept. 23. Read more

  • Article: 14 Ways You Can Help Syrian Refugees Now

    14 Ways You Can Help Syrian Refugees Now

    By Meghan WerftPhineas Rueckert  and  Sushmita Roy|April 9, 2018

    The Syrian conflict is entering its ninth year and your help is more needed than ever. Read more

  • Article: Yemen Is Experiencing the Worst Single-Year Cholera Crisis in History

    Yemen Is Experiencing the Worst Single-Year Cholera Crisis in History

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 21, 2017

    The end is not yet in sight. Read more

  • Article: One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees

    One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 21, 2017

    Most of the people fleeing the violence are unaccompanied children. Read more

  • Article: This Deadly Epidemic Kills Nearly 100 Americans Every Day

    This Deadly Epidemic Kills Nearly 100 Americans Every Day

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017

    And it’s lowering overall life expectancy across the country. Read more

  • Article: This Is the Best Way to Lift Women Out of Poverty, According to Melinda Gates

    This Is the Best Way to Lift Women Out of Poverty, According to Melinda Gates

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “If you believe in women, you fund things for women.” Read more

  • Article: At Least 226 Dead as Another Massive Earthquake Shakes Mexico

    At Least 226 Dead as Another Massive Earthquake Shakes Mexico

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 19, 2017

    The epicenter was located just 75 miles from Mexico City. Read more

  • Article: UNICEF Is Working to Get 1 Million Children in Texas Back in School After Hurricane Harvey

    UNICEF Is Working to Get 1 Million Children in Texas Back in School After Hurricane Harvey

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 19, 2017

    It’s now been more than a month. Read more