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Excited to share the 19 winners of the Knight News Challenge, receiving $3.4 million for ideas to strengthen the Internet http://kng.ht/1lJemSw
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What is Andy Warhol’s legacy? A new cabaret + opera explores what 15 mins of fame means in 2014 http://kng.ht/1k1D3Zm 
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Neighborhood prototyping: New festival asks residents to demo ways to improve West Coast’s most walked street. The model is being tested in San Francisco and will be expanded to Knight communities.
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New York Restoration Project to develop a shareable model for community revitalization with new support from Knight. 
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Hampton University to pilot Center for Digital Media Innovation to prepare journalism students for today’s job market with $245,000 from Knight Foundation.
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Teaching kids to create, not just consume tech:  Code Fever expands workshops in Miami http://kng.ht/1v91OU2
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“The belief that we can create lasting change by embracing risk and sharing the learnings underpins our funding” - Knight President Alberto Ibargüen on how the foundation's funding transforms the arts, communities and journalism. http://kng.ht/SonxLg
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What’s next for the Open Government movement: Clay Johnson outlines how the U.S. should rethink citizen engagement http://kng.ht/1pxC56w
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What if every walk from home to school, school to work, work to the grocer, promoted physical fitness, prevented crime, cleaned the air and water, offered opportunities for urban agriculture, provided habitat for birds and pollinators, and generally fostered constructive social behavior?
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“Jitterbugs: Pioneers of the Jit,” debuts Friday at the +*****. The event, sponsored in part by Knight Foundation, is free with museum admission. 
By Mary M. Chapman. Growing up in a hardscrabble swath of Detroit's west side, Haleem Rasul had a start in life that wasn't all that auspicious. Dance was his escape. Rasul's cousin got him into Breaking and Popping, dance forms popularized on the East and West coasts. But Rasul fell for the Jit ...
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The 2014 Online Journalism Awards -- the only comprehensive set of prizes honoring excellence in digital journalism around the world -- open today, marking their 14th anniversary, via +Online News Association 
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Knight Foundation supports transformational ideas that promote quality journalism, advance media innovation, engage communities and foster the arts. We believe that democracy thrives when people and communities are informed and engaged.