#Reading

  • Article: New York City’s Libraries Just Forgave All Overdue Book Fines for Children
    Education

    New York City’s Libraries Just Forgave All Overdue Book Fines for Children

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 23, 2017

    The total bill was $2.25 million. Read more

  • Article: 20 Powerful Books Global Citizens Should Read This Fall
    Girls & Women

    20 Powerful Books Global Citizens Should Read This Fall

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    And 15 of them are by women. Read more

  • Article: Mosul’s University Library Was Destroyed by ISIS. Now, Volunteers Are Bringing It Back Book-By-Book
    Education

    Mosul’s University Library Was Destroyed by ISIS. Now, Volunteers Are Bringing It Back Book-By-Book

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 20, 2017

    Thousands came together for a book festival, just months after the city's liberation from ISIS. Read more

  • Article: Baltimore Plans to Give 20,000 Eyeglasses to Low-Income Students
    Education

    Baltimore Plans to Give 20,000 Eyeglasses to Low-Income Students

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 21, 2017

    It looks like an easy fix to some longstanding academic problems. Read more

  • Article: Girl, 8, Gets a Handwritten Note From Her Superhero: Ruth Bader Ginsburg
    Girls & Women

    Girl, 8, Gets a Handwritten Note From Her Superhero: Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 11, 2017

    “You look just like me!” Read more

  • Article: 16 Books From 2016 That All Global Citizens Should Read
    Citizenship

    16 Books From 2016 That All Global Citizens Should Read

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 8, 2016

    So many books, so little time. Read more

  • Article: 12 Books Every Global Citizen Should Read This Summer
    Education

    12 Books Every Global Citizen Should Read This Summer

    By Daniele Selby|July 27, 2016

    These 12 great reads will give you something to think about. Read more

  • Article: This French bookstore has no shelf space, but can sell millions of books in-store
    Finance & Innovation

    This French bookstore has no shelf space, but can sell millions of books in-store

    By Joe McCarthy|June 14, 2016

    It's very tiny--about the size of a studio apartment. Read more