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October 18, 2017 -  Bruce Reed and John Bridgeland moderate back to back panels at the Results for America release of the Federal Index in the Senate Russell Building to a standing room only crowd. 
October 16, 2017 -  John Bridgeland and Checker Finn moderate a discussion on national service and education at the Fordham Institute with top nonprofit and national service leaders. 
October 11, 2017  -  Civic's John Bridgeland and John DiIulio participate in and speak at the Monticello and Miller Center's public forums on Thomas Jefferson's Legacy of Religious Freedom. 
October 10, 2017 -  John Bridgeland is quoted in recent EdWeek article entitled, "High School Dropout Rate Among Hispanics Reaches All-Time Low, Study Finds", as well as in the NPR's Austin, Texas affiliate piece
September 27, 2017 -  John Bridgeland participates in a roundtable at the American Enterprise Institute with other commissioners Tim Shriver, John Engler, General Craig McKinley, and Ross Wiener to discuss the integration of academic, social and emotional development. 
September 13, 2016 -  Civic Enterprises Policy Council Member John J. DiIulio, Jr. gives the keynote address at the Brookings Institution on Freedom of Religion and Conscience — Restoring Civility and Protecting Pluralism, found here in audio. 
September 13, 2017 -  Commissioner John Bridgeland moderated a panel on Cross Sector Perspectives on Research on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development at the Aspen Institute. 

September 13, 2017 -  The Aspen High Seas Initiative issued a Joint Statement from Co-Chairs Sylvia Earle and David Shaw on the creation of a United Nations Special Envoy for the Ocean. 

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The Aspen High Seas Team launches its initiative at The Aspen Ideas Festival.

The National Service agenda from the Bipartisan Policy Center's Commission on Political Reform is moving forward. Commission members shown below. 

John and Jim Bridgeland tour the forthcoming Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, which will be completed in June. 

Sylvia Earle, Bob Nixon, John Bridgeland and Sarah Nixon premiere their Sea of Hope film at National Geographic to an overflowing crowd, to bring the national park idea to the ocean in the next century -- the "Blue Centennial". 

EARTH President's Advisory Board Chair John Bridgeland and President's Youth Advisory Board member Fallon Bridgeland participate in the 24th EARTH University Graduation with President José Zaglul, former Board Chair Randal C. Teague, Sr., and more than 100 graduates from more than two dozen countries.

Oceanographer Sylvia Earle and Rob from the Earth Conservation Corps go snorkeling in the Potomac River and discuss what it will take to clean up America’s rivers and ocean. John Bridgeland, Bob and Sarah Nixon, and Brian Skerry joined the expedition to film the Blue Centennial.

John Bridgeland and Bruce Reed join Dr. Sylvia Earle, Richard Pyle, and Bob and Sarah Nixon aboard the KOK for scientific expeditions in Pisces IV and V subs to explore marine life in the depths of the ocean.  Civic Fellows Lily and Sarah Jenkins from Molokai joined the expedition.  The Blue Centennial team participated in public hearings for the expansion of Papahanaumokuakea National Marine Monument.  

Results for America

2016 Federal Invest In What Works Event

April 18, 2016:
Results for America gathered top federal leaders at the Newseum in Washington D.C. to discuss their most exciting efforts to build and use evidence to improve results for the American people. This video features former White House Directors John Bridgleand and Bruce Reed, former USAID Administrator Raj Shah, and Office of Management and Budget Director Shaun Donovan.

Growing Healthy Communities

Ideasteam Public Media Forum

January 25-26, 2016:
John Bridgeland appeared on Cleveland public radio — Sound of Ideas — to discuss the high school dropout challenge with Mike McIntyre. He gave the keynote address at the Ideasteam public media forum, Growing Healthy Communities, and participated in a panel discussion with CEOs from the community.

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