@knightfdn news for 5/12/2012

Hello, welcome to @knightfdn, Knight Foundation's way of bringing you brief updates about our efforts to foster informed & engaged communities.
  Friending your neighbor vs. mowing her lawn: how technology can deepen engagement #tech4engage
In a new Akron, @knightfdn helps develop the next generation of leadership
  @knightfdn wins regional Emmy Award for documentary about the Frank Gehry-designed Ohr O'Keefe Museum 
  To develop real-world digital literacy skills, San Jose/Silicon Valley celebrates student excellence in video game design
  Mobilize.org summit funds five ideas for improving college completion in Miami
  How the Challenge Fund for #Journalism helped nonprofit news orgs develop better business practices
  Minnesota Challenge winners seek to engage communities across cultures and faiths #infoneeds
 More at knightfoundation.org & on Twitter @knightfdn. Have a great day!


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