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Jasiri X Named Nathan Cummings Foundation 2017 Fellow

NCF Announces New Fellows Nathan Cummings Foundation Announces New Fellows Tackling Inequality and Climate Change NEW YORK – Today, three innovators combatting issues of inequality and climate change were named Nathan Cummings Foundation Fellows. Each fellow will have up to $150,000 and 18-months to turn an inspired idea in the[…]

Jasiri X Opens Pittsburgh P4 Conference

Jasiri X will open this year’s P4 conference.  The City of Pittsburgh and The Heinz Endowments are spearheading a major effort to forge a new model of urban growth and development that is innovative, inclusive and sustainable.This model is based around a central, unifying framework — p4: People, Planet, Place,[…]

P 4 – People, Planet, Place, Performance

Jasiri X will be presenting an opening performance at the P4 Conference. The City of Pittsburgh and The Heinz Endowments are spearheading a major effort to forge a new model of urban growth and development that is innovative, inclusive and sustainable. This model is based around a central, unifying framework[…]

Five Questions with WPSC Keynote Jasiri X

Jasiri X is a rap artist, mentor, educator and founder of One Hood Media. He will be presenting a keynote address and workshop at the upcoming White Privilege Symposium at Brock University Sept. 30-Oct.1. The following is a Q&A with Jasiri X. Q: Why is a conversation about white privilege[…]