On a Mission to End Playspace Inequity for Good — Episode 099
By Cort Jones | Posted on September 28, 2021
On the latest episode of Open Space Radio, we’re joined by Lysa Ratliff, CEO of KABOOM!, an organization that unites with communities to build kid-designed playspaces that can spark joy and foster a sense of belonging for the kids who are often denied opportunities to thrive.
NRPA Unveils Fresh, New Logo at the 2021 NRPA Annual Conference
By Catrina Belt and Cort Jones | Posted on September 21, 2021
We are proud to share the results of NRPA’s latest rebranding process and share our fresh, new logo with you, as well as give you a quick overview of the evolution of the NRPA logo.
Take Action to Support the LGBTQIA+ Community During the 2021 NRPA Annual Conference
By Autumn Saxton-Ross | Posted on September 15, 2021
This year, at the 2021 NRPA Annual Conference, in support of our families, friends and colleagues, here are a few actions you can take to support the LGBTQIA+ community and LGBTQIA+ rights.
Leaving a Lasting Legacy in The Big Apple Through a Culture of Care — Episode 098
By Cort Jones | Posted on September 14, 2021
On this episode of Open Space Radio, we're joined by Mitchell Silver, who recently wrapped up a seven-year tenure as parks commissioner for the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, and will be giving a keynote presentation at the 2021 NRPA Annual Conference.
New Resource to Help Engage the Next Generation of Environmental Stewards
By Michele White, CAE, IOM | Posted on September 13, 2021
NRPA partnered with Justice Outside to create a resource that provides a process, resources, as well as case studies, to help professionals thoughtfully explore how to engage in community building work around natural resources and conservation efforts.