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The view from the trenches

Christopher A. Le Dantec, W. Keith Edwards
2008 Proceedings of the ACM 2008 conference on Computer supported cooperative work - CSCW '08  
We present a qualitative investigation of two nonprofit outreach centers providing service to the homeless in a U.S. metropolitan city.  ...  Nonprofit social service organizations provide the backbone of social support infrastructure in the U.S. and around the world.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We first would like to thank the outreach centers for their generosity in opening their operations to us for observation.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1460563.1460656 dblp:conf/cscw/DantecE08 fatcat:5nzt3226czbg5kqlwaswcw46my

Christopher Le Dantec

Christopher Le Dantec
2014 Interactions  
Le Dantec and W. K. Edwards. The View From the Trenches: Organization, Power, and Technology at Two Nonprofit Homeless Outreach Centers.  ...  Kellogg, and W. K. Edwards. A Tale of Two Publics: Democratizing Design at the Margins.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2542545 fatcat:zmvvvqmb4nbodnvqionsxyogvm

In Times of Chaos: Creating Blueprints for Law School Responses to Natural Disasters

Jeffrey R. Baker, Christine E Cerniglia, Davida Finger, Luz E. Herrera, JoNel Newman
2019 Social Science Research Network  
On November 2, 2017, the clinic, FLS, and CJP filed a putative statewide class action against the DCF and USDA on behalf of two organizational plaintiffs-the Miami Workers Center, a local organization,  ...  Clinical faculty participated in other community gatherings, including one on insurance and FEMA issues organized by the local newspaper. 105 In coordination with local nonprofits and a shopping center  ...  In retrospect, the project would have benefited from more conversation about all of these issues at the outset. Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center Touro College Jacob D.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3324597 fatcat:aiuaynyvqba3xnxtysxrrwaozy

Transactional, Cooperative, and Communal: Relating the Structure of Engineering Engagement Programs with the Nature of Partnerships

Julia D. Thompson
2017 Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning  
We developed the Transactional, Cooperative, and Communal (TCC) framework to code interviews (N=30) with community partners, administrators, faculty members, and students at three well-developed and geographically-diverse  ...  The paper concludes by discussing specific implications of the TCC framework for educators and program administrators, the importance of recognizing both individual and organizational influences on partnerships  ...  The authors would like to thank the program administrators, participants, and the first author's committee members (Professors Alice Pawley, William oakes, and Dwight Giles Jr.) for their support and dedication  ... 
doi:10.3998/mjcsloa.3239521.0023.206 fatcat:q3hvs4na7ff2lfiu7cp4m245gm

Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union Volume 94, Number 3, 15 January 2013

2013 EOS  
John's powerful outreach and innovative activities developed public support for the vision of the powerful and technologically advanced ocean observing system now under construction.  ...  both the NSF Science and Technology Center for High Pressure Research ( CHiPR) from 1991 to 2002 and the Consortium for Materials Properties Research in Earth Sciences ( COMPRES) from 2002.  ... 
doi:10.1002/2013eo03 fatcat:jt4ybguupnhsvktwazdvahqimu

CoFORCE: COASTAL FORECASTING IN RAPIDLY CHANGING ENVIRONMENTS

2002 GSA Today  
Acknowledgment The workshop on forecasting coastal change was funded by the National Science Foundation. David Campbell Lexington Park, Maryland More letters are posted at www.geosociety.org/pubs/.  ...  Not included: Airfare to and from Portland, Maine, transportation during hours outside field trips, alcoholic beverages, and other expenses not specifically included. Fees and  ...  The meeting will be held at the LaSells Stewart Center and CH2M Hill Alumni Center, Oregon State University.  ... 
doi:10.1130/1052-5173(2002)012<0046:ccfirc>2.0.co;2 fatcat:7vwvgolntvejzbam2qbckdid7e

How Can Innovative Practices in HEIs Facilitate Social Sustainable and Economic Development?

Tatiana Y. Zvereva, Maria Psillaki, Adel Ben Youssef, Sergey Filippov, Wim Ravesteijn
2011 Social Science Research Network  
understanding of E-education becoming the benchmark for HEIs and global economies.  ...  The case studies show how the effectiveness of using net learning in HEIs can lead to social and economic growth in the countries concerned.  ...  Many of the concepts that we use to organize our lives, learning, work and society have become obsolete from Homo Zappiens' point of view.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1873343 fatcat:7xzaclbrtnai3nofmv7asqaify

Meandering and Riversphere: The Potential of Paradox

2018 Open Rivers  
Leo Limón was on hand to paint two River Catz, as well as representatives from FoLAR, NET, and the Audubon Center.  ...  At this point, at the center of the River, the islands of cottonwood and sycamore trees grow more plentiful.  ... 
doi:10.24926/2471190x.4832 fatcat:2okj2hby6nhpbjktnzvmwgv4sm

The Promise of a Community-Based Approach to Managing Severe Malnutrition: A Case Study from Ethiopia

Miriam S. Chaiken, Hedwig Deconinck, Tedbabe Degefie
2006 Food and Nutrition Bulletin  
A pilot school lunch program, funded jointly by the nonprofit sector (the Rashi-Saatchi Foundation) and by the National Insurance Institute of Israel, was initiated in 2004 aimed at 22,500 school children  ...  organizations.  ...  The local officials participated in the planning and implementation of the program from the outset, from organizing distribution centers to encouraging their community members to participate.  ... 
doi:10.1177/156482650602700201 pmid:16786976 fatcat:m3onbq73anbrfba26hno4j7fiq

Chapter 16. The Problem of Speaking for Adjuncts [chapter]

Seth Kahn
2017 Contingency, Exploitation, and Solidarity: Labor and Action in English Composition  
And we see that to share the power of writing is to share the means for all to articulate their needs, interest, and learning into the great experiment of literacy.  ...  The publishers and the Series editors are committed to the principle that knowledge should freely circulate. We see the opportunities that new technologies have for further democratizing knowledge.  ...  Two studies looking at motivations to publish have found that tenure and promotion are powerful incentives for scholarship.  ... 
doi:10.37514/per-b.2017.0858.2.16 fatcat:g3qhim7xyje35hao2lytw4wlva

Faith, Theology and Training for the Ministry

Geoffrey F. Nuttall
1970 Theology  
Part Two reviews theological underpinnings of faith-based humanitarianism.  ...  Further, it is an examination of theological, historical and practical applications of compassion at work demonstrating God's unconditional love to all of humanity.  ...  Waldron Scott notes that: Relief organizations commonly exercise three types of power: the power of finances, the power of expertise, and the power of organization.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0040571x7007300605 fatcat:n5pdt5dobffa7bj2ipe5rlbdte

Chapter 2. An Outsider's Perspective: Curriculum Design and Strategies for Sustainability in a Canadian IWP [chapter]

Judith Kearns, Brian Turner
2016 A Minefield of Dreams: Triumphs and Travails of Independent Writing Programs  
Subjects: LCSH: English language-Rhetoric-Study and teaching (Higher) | Report writing-Study and teaching (Higher) | Writing centers-Administration.  ...  Consistent with the wide ranging approaches characteristic of teaching and scholarship in writing across the curriculum, the series presents works that take divergent perspectives on working as a writer  ...  If they witnessed poverty in ECG 200 when they served at a homeless outreach center, they now question why socio-economic inequities exist in the first place and interrogate legislation that affects those  ... 
doi:10.37514/per-b.2016.0810.2.02 fatcat:mpulj2jasbgkzjqyfdq5rdmgue

Toward Understanding Homelessness: The 2007 National Symposium on Homelessness Research

Deborah Dennis, Ma, Gretchen Locke, Abt Ma, Inc Associates, Khadduri
2007 unpublished
in interest in identifying the costs associated with homelessness, and, in particular, chronic homelessness.  ...  I. (1994 Although research on the costs and cost-effectiveness of homeless assistance programs (and homelessness in general) appears to have slowed since the 1998 symposium, there has been a recent resurgence  ...  The knowledge gained from years in the system change trenches is being applied widely, thanks to active promotion through advocacy and technical assistance (Center for Mental Health Services 2003; Corporation  ... 
fatcat:eafsv2eukzgpneuqc23wwahdke

Human development report, 2006: beyond scarcity: power, poverty and the global water crisis

2007 ChoiceReviews  
This year's Human Development Report looks at an issue that profoundly influences human potential and progress towards the Millennium Development Goals.  ...  It argues that the roots of the crisis in water can be traced to poverty, inequality and unequal power relationships, as well as flawed water management policies that exacerbate scarcity.  ...  In 1986 The Carter Center, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the United Nations Children's Fund, the World Health Organization and the countries plagued by Guinea worm embraced the challenge  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.44-6944 fatcat:qgu3zd3lqnds7b6tzanjyexdwi

Human Development Report 1994

1995 Studies in family planning  
This year's Human Development Report looks at an issue that profoundly influences human potential and progress towards the Millennium Development Goals.  ...  It argues that the roots of the crisis in water can be traced to poverty, inequality and unequal power relationships, as well as flawed water management policies that exacerbate scarcity.  ...  In 1986 The Carter Center, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the United Nations Children's Fund, the World Health Organization and the countries plagued by Guinea worm embraced the challenge  ... 
doi:10.2307/2138054 fatcat:54geyv6a3rdcpgqbqifdb5ojey
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