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Look for the Helpers: How Aspen Challenge Participants are Continuing to Serve their Communities in a Time of Social Distancing

‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ This is something Fred Roger’s mother used to encourage him to do when he was young and [...]

By |2020-11-20T10:28:52-07:00June 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Look for the Helpers: How Aspen Challenge Participants are Continuing to Serve their Communities in a Time of Social Distancing

Should Your Gender, Zip Code, or the Color of Your Skin Determine Your Health?

By Jennifer Valenzuela and Tigee Hill How does one respond to a teenage audience when a girl asks why the neighborhood her friend lives in, just four miles away, [...]

By |2020-11-20T10:38:34-07:00March 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Should Your Gender, Zip Code, or the Color of Your Skin Determine Your Health?

Ready to Lead: Watch Louisville High School Students Take On the Aspen Challenge

February 28, 2019, Louisville, KY - A new city, a new opportunity to make change. This year, The Aspen Challenge partnered with the Jefferson County Public Schools to launch [...]

By |2020-11-20T10:44:30-07:00February 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ready to Lead: Watch Louisville High School Students Take On the Aspen Challenge

No Challenge, No Change: Watch Dallas High School Students Accept the Aspen Challenge

February 8, 2019, Dallas, TX - For the second year, Dallas Independent School District students are taking charge as leaders and changemakers. At Fair Park’s Briscoe Center, over 150 [...]

By |2020-11-20T10:46:37-07:00January 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on No Challenge, No Change: Watch Dallas High School Students Accept the Aspen Challenge

Dallas Independent School District and School District of Philadelphia Students Present Solutions to Immigration Crisis, School-to-Prison Pipeline, and Equitable Development at Aspen Ideas Festival

July 30, 2018, Aspen, CO — It’s been almost six months since high school students from Dallas and Philadelphia heard challenges and began working to positively impact their communities. In [...]

By |2020-11-20T10:51:00-07:00December 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dallas Independent School District and School District of Philadelphia Students Present Solutions to Immigration Crisis, School-to-Prison Pipeline, and Equitable Development at Aspen Ideas Festival

Solution Using Art to Raise Awareness About School-to-Prison Pipeline Awarded Top Prize in Aspen Challenge Philadelphia Competition

PHILADELPHIA, PA, April 12, 2018 — Students from the School District of Philadelphia’s John Bartram High School are headed to this year’s Aspen Ideas Festival after claiming first place in [...]

By |2020-11-20T10:53:36-07:00November 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solution Using Art to Raise Awareness About School-to-Prison Pipeline Awarded Top Prize in Aspen Challenge Philadelphia Competition