The Weekly ReFRESH

Edited by Mara Meyers This week, we’ve got a speaker manifesto in response to boring academic conferences, stories of men leaning in, and a revolutionary way to take on anti-immigration policies: hugs. What we’ve been checking out… If you know anything about our mission, part of it is challenging the myopic thinking and redundancies that […]

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The Weekly ReFRESH

Edited by Mara Meyers This week we’ve been following the Baltimore uprising… An important reminder when thinking about Freddie Gray, Michael Brown and the countless others who have died at the hands of the police: We cannot simply replace the word “Ferguson” with “Baltimore” because each story, person, and life is unique. Baltimore native Ta-Nehisi […]

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The Weekly ReFRESH

Edited by Mara Meyers In this week’s ReFRESH we’ve got answers to questions about systemic racism, a letter to the President on Earth Day, and how one of our speakers turned his learning disability into a strength. What we’ve been checking out… What is insight if nobody listens? This helpful TED Talk gives tips on […]

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The Weekly ReFRESH

Edited by Mara Meyers This week: Seeing Hillary Clinton’s face has a positive impact on women speakers, tips and truths about negotiating for a raise, and what happens when you report online harassment to the police. What we’ve been checking out… We’re pretty pumped about this new study that found women give longer and more […]

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The Weekly ReFRESH

Edited by Mara Meyers This week’s Weekly ReFRESH shares reflections on Walter Scott’s murder, increasing diversity online and at the ballet, and some hard truths on the status of the literary industry. What we’ve been checking out… Although we may think tech is for everyone it can actually be more excluding than it is including. […]

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