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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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September 2 , 2015 Katie

Press Release

  STUDENTS AT 45 UNIVERSITIES ACROSS THE GLOBE COUNTER VIOLENT EXTREMISM WITH PEER-TO-PEER CAMPAIGNS Orinda, CA, September 2, 2015 – EdVenture Partners (EVP) has launched the second iteration of the Peer 2 Peer (P2P): Challenging Extremism initiative in conjunction with the U.S. Department of State as well as other governmental interagency support. The initiative asks

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June 9 , 2015 Katie

Peer 2 Peer: Challenging Extremism

Spring 2015 marked a unique and important endeavor for EdVenture Partners – a new program in conjunction with the U.S. Department of State geared towards Millennials countering extremism among their peers and in their communities. Teams of students at 23 universities in the United States, Canada, North Africa, Middle East, Europe, Australia, and Asia started

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