Advocacy & Development

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

News on gender issues in children's media

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

"Girl power" ads target online audiences

7/10/2014

  • American City Business Journals

Pantene's "Not Sorry" and Always' "Like a Girl" gender empowerment ads have a combined 33 million YouTube views but have never appeared on traditional TV. The ads are targeted at younger audiences tha… Read More

Gay Politics Report

News about the LGBT community

Gay Politics Report

Published in partnership with: Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute

Former NFL athlete Brad Thorson comes out

7/11/2014

  • Gay Star News

Brad Thorson, who was signed by an NFL team three years ago, publicly came out as gay in a blog post last Friday. Thorson, who played college football at both the University of Wisconsin and the Unive… Read More

UCP SmartBrief

News to help people with disabilities lead a life without limits

UCP SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: United Cerebral Palsy

Nationals Park hosts children with disabilities for PLAY event

7/7/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

The annual PLAY -- or Promoting a Lifetime of Activity for Youth -- event opens up major league baseball parks across the country for children to play in. This year, organizers partnered with The Arc … Read More

UN Wire

News covering the UN and the world

UN Wire

Published in partnership with: United Nations Foundation

Ban sees legacy as helping shape SDGs, ending poverty

7/11/2014

  • Slideshare

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon continues to set goals for himself and the UN. In this video, he discusses "shaping the Sustainable Development Goals," helping forge an agreement on clima… Read More

Community Association Management SmartBrief

News for community association managers

Community Association Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers

Determine the difference between operating and reserve expenses

7/7/2014

  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Community association boards must understand the difference between operational and reserve expenses in order to correctly follow Internal Revenue Service guidelines, writes Pamela Dittmer McKuen. Res… Read More

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Housing industry news and information

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The MacArthur Foundation

Study: Mothers' exposure to pesticides raises risk of autism

7/9/2014

  • Newsweek

Babies born to women in California who, while pregnant, lived near areas treated with pesticides were 60% more likely to have autism spectrum disorders or developmental delays, a University of Califor… Read More

SmartBrief Insights

News for association leaders

SmartBrief Insights

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Ohio accounting careers program receives diversity award

7/7/2014

  • CPA Practice Advisor online

The Accounting Careers Awareness Program, which is run by the Ohio Society of CPAs, the Ohio CPA Foundation and the Ohio chapters of the National Association of Black Accountants, received a Power of … Read More

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