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Encore Voices Wanted for New Fellowship: Top #EncoreNews of the Week.

This weekly roundup includes news for the week of May 13, 2018.

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Wanted: New Voices from New Places!

About five years ago, after a long career as a corporate lawyer and then as a nonprofit leader, I entered […]

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A Prize Without Losers? That’s the Plan.

About five years ago, Kevin Starr offered a searing critique of the social sector prize-industrial complex in his piece, Dump […]

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Educating from Experience with EnCorps: Top #EncoreNews of the Week.

This weekly roundup includes news for the week of May 6, 2018.

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Marc Freedman

Marc Freedman

Encore.org Founder & CEO

Marc is the Founder and CEO of Encore.org, a renowned social entrepreneur, thought leader, and writer—an expert on the new face of aging. View Marc’s bio.

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Marci Alboher

Marci Alboher

Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Marci is Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Encore.org and one of the nation’s leading authorities on career issues and workplace trends. View Marci’s bio.

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Jim Emerman

Jim Emerman

Executive Vice President

Jim is Executive Vice President of Encore.org leading the organization’s thought leadership, research and storytelling work and engaging scholars and opinion leaders around the encore idea. View Jim’s bio.

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Phyllis Segal

Phyllis Segal

Vice President

Phyllis is Vice President of Encore.org leading initiatives aimed at developing encore opportunities in the social sector, with particular focus on children and youth. View Phyllis’ bio.

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