"One solution we are trying here in the US is to give young people the chance to try the RSA on for size by offering "scholarships". Young people who demonstrate willingness to engage with the RSA - attending network meetings,…"
This is a group to discuss and make progress on the proposal for a fellowship-led youth linking initiative.Mobilising the FRSA to link, in a structured way, with young people in order to provide information, advice, guidance and support.The broad outline is to build a network of young people, and tap into existing networks, creating an active link, both live and online, between young people and the FRSA.The motivation and focus for bringing these groups together is to: 1). develop a structured…See More
The debate rages over animal (and human) rights and has done since the dawn of time. But what are our rights and who says so?This group is about the important issues associated with human and animal rights.See More
"I attended an interesting presentation by Bill Pressley at the University of Maryland yesterday. Bill is an expert on the Barry panels and reveals that Barry concealed a Christian subtext beneath the surface narrative: "Despite writing a…"
Philanthropy is defined as the desire to promote the welfare of others.This group is initially looking at ethics, opportunities by sharing stories, skills and learning.Working with Cultivate we are running a series of roundtable sessions to start the philanthropy conversation. See More
"Cheryl - I am in the Washington DC metro area. I would love to connect when you are next over here - although we are doing a pretty good job via this ning! We are working on a network event in Edmonton in March, and I am hearing from WA…"
"Dave thanks for alerting me to Cheryl's message.
Hi Cheryl - yes we have Fellows in the Northwest, and coincidentally several in that region have recently been in touch. It looks very good for local networks to get something going in…"
*A Fellowship Council Working Group* A space for Fellowship Council members and other interested Fellows to examine and discuss the development of partnerships that the RSA has with other organisations.
"A group of US Fellows is exploring an idea to partner up a local US school with Tipton; this could take the form of video link-ups, cooperative enrichment programs/speakers, perhaps even student exchange opportunities. Watch this space!"
Journalist and trend forecaster James Wallman explains why more and more of us are suffering from “stuffocation” – where instead of feeling enriched by the things we own, we are stifled and overwhelmed by them.