#Current Events

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

    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: 15 Ways You Can Help Syrian Refugees NOW
    Citizenship

    15 Ways You Can Help Syrian Refugees NOW

    By Meghan Werft  and  Phineas Rueckert|April 9, 2018

    There are many ways to help. Read more

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

    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
    Citizenship

    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
    Health

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Citizenship

    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
    Education

    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