Dancewave's Company I members, the youngest and first pre-professional dancers to perform at The Pocantico Center, presented works by renowned contemporary choreographers, Larry Keigwin, Andrea Miller, and Kyle Abraham this summer.
Ma Jun, director of the Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs received a 2015 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, recognizing work strengthening public participation in environmental governance.
The Pluribus Project announced a portfolio of Political Game Changers to tackle some of the biggest problems facing our democracy. A nonpartisan special initiative with the Aspen Institute, it works to develop new ways to move political campaigns beyond big money and extreme ideologies to win campaigns and become more responsive to broad public interests.
Rebecca Heller, the director and co-founder of the International Refugee Assistance Project, was awarded the 2015 Charles Bronfman Prize for its work providing legal services to some of the world’s most vulnerable people.