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Yikes, Time is Running Out for Youth Artists to Enter Contest

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 11th February, 2014 | No Comments

2013 Second Prize Visual Winner; 
"Untitled" by Cristina Serban, 18 yrs
Reading, PennsylvaniaThere’s less than a week to go to submit artwork in our What About Peace? youth art contest. So spread the word now and help your favorite youth express their views about peace through art for a chance to win $1,000 grand prize.
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Build the Green Economy in Your Community–Apply for Summer of Solutions

Posted by in Building Positive Alternatives, Guest Posts on 5th November, 2013 | No Comments

SoS graphicIn the face of a falling economy, an energy crisis, fragmented and inequitable communities, and the growing threat of global warming, youth are coming together to create solutions that address all of these challenges together. Apply now to run a Summer of Solutions program in your community in 2014!
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Surprising Fact About What Top Three Winners in Youth Art Contest Have in Common

Posted by in Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 19th June, 2013 | No Comments

Scott Graber, an inspired art teacher from PennsylvaniaAfter our four top winners were chosen for this year’s “What About Peace” contest, we turned the art over and saw that three of the pieces, though very different in style and medium, had one thing in common. Find out what it is.
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What About Peace by Numbers: How Many Art Contest Entries Did We Receive?

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 13th March, 2013 | No Comments

A wall of beautiful art!It is going to be hard to select the winners of this year’s What About Peace youth art contest but the jury is hard at work doing just that. Find out how many entries we received and when the winner will be announced.
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$1,000 Grand Prize for ‘What About Peace?’ Youth Art Contest–Deadline is a Few Days Away!

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 12th February, 2013 | No Comments

What-About-Peace-entriesBelieve it or not, the entry deadline for the 2013 What About Peace? youth art contest is less than a week away. And this year there has been an interesting noticeable shift in entries.
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Peace is Universal, Contest Deadline Coming Up (Grand Prize $1,000!)

Posted by in Building Positive Alternatives, Featured, Global Exchange Community, Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 28th January, 2013 | No Comments

What-About-Peace-entriesThe deadline for this year’s What About Peace contest is fast approaching and young people from all around the world are heeding the call to share their answers to the question: What About Peace?
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Introducing New “What About Peace?” Blank Note Cards!

Posted by in Global Exchange Community, Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 27th November, 2012 | 3 Comments

"What About Peace?" by Christina SchebleinJust released: Peace themed notecards, featuring artwork from the “What about Peace” youth art contest. The cards are available now for your holiday and New Year’s greetings!
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What About Peace? Art Contest is Starting

Posted by in Global Exchange Community, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 17th October, 2012 | No Comments

2012 Submission: "We Stand for Peace" by Mary Hare, 17 yrs, Portland, ORIt’s time to start thinking about peace again. Help us spread the word about this great contest where young people ages 14-20 can showcase their talents answering the question: What About Peace?
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A chance for youth to “right” a sustainable future

Posted by in Community Rights, People Power, Not Corporate Power on 15th June, 2012 | No Comments

Doing GOOD this SummerShould a river have the right to flow? Do trees have the right to grow? What does it mean to give nature rights and how different would our world look if we did? These are just a few of many questions youth will come together to discuss this summer at our Rights of Nature Youth Summit — with your help.
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Grand Judge for “What About Peace?” Youth Art Contest Just Announced

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Stop Funding War on 14th February, 2012 | No Comments

raeabileahface_smallThe What About Peace? art contest for youth has a new grand judge, and that person is….drum roll please…
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