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February 17 , 2016 Katie

P2P: Challenging Extremism Students Attend Reception Hosted by Senator Brian Schatz

  P2P: Challenging Extremism Students Attend Reception Hosted by Senator Brian Schatz Senator Brian Schatz (D- Hawai’i) invited top teams from our Peer 2 Peer (P2P): Challenging Extremism initiative to a private reception at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center on Wednesday, February 3. The students were in Washington, D.C. for presentations and a youth marketplace of

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February 9 , 2016 Katie

Top University Teams Honored for Successful Campaigns to Challenge Extremism

PRESS RELEASE Top University Teams Honored for Successful Campaigns to Challenge Extremism Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Department of State, Facebook, and EdVenture Partners have named the top university teams in Peer 2 Peer (P2P): Challenging Extremism. The initiative asked participating students to design and implement digital campaigns to counter hate and extremism among their

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January 28 , 2016 Katie

Press Release

UNIVERSITY TEAMS PRESENT COUNTER EXTREMISM CAMPAIGNS TO GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND FACEBOOK   Washington, D.C. – The second iteration of the Peer 2 Peer (P2P): Challenging Extremism initiative concludes in early February with two international student competitions in Washington, D.C. The finalists will present how their campaigns are countering extremism. Over the fall semester, 45 student-teams from around

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November 16 , 2015 Katie

Peer 2 Peer Webpage

Peer 2 Peer: Challenging Extremism Webpage   EdVenture Partners (EVP) now has a dedicated webpage featuring our Peer 2 Peer (P2P): Challenging Extremism initiative. The P2P program asks student teams across the globe to create a digital product, tool, or initiative to counter violent extremism on their campus and in their communities. This global initiative started

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November 3 , 2015 Katie

Teamwork is the Key to Success

Teamwork is the Key to Success  As a Mets fan, I was inspired to write this post after their loss in the World Series as I noticed parallels between baseball games and our programs at EdVenture Partners (EVP). There are a few keys to success I want to cover as our teams are currently coming

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September 22 , 2015 Katie

Experiential Learning

Experiential learning: The mutually beneficial relationship to faculty, students, and clients. Experiential learning is widely known to benefit students by providing real-world experience and hands-on skills. However, experiential learning programs also have rewards for the faculty, brands and future employers involved as well. Faculty Faculty who provide experiential learning opportunities to their students are able

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