Jordan Barkin, writer at The Huffington Post, mentioned the partnership between the USC Bedrosian Center and the City Impact Lab in a post titled “Local Partnerships Can Save America.”
Americans disappointed by the outcome of the 2016 presidential election can find comfort in local partnerships that help bring America together. The ‘think local’ movement that began with locally-grown produce is spreading to include many areas of metropolitan life …
In Los Angeles, the University of Southern California supports the L.A. Civics Initiative, which is “designed to engage stakeholders to create an action plan to increase civic engagement and civic literacy in Los Angeles,” its website notes. A panel last spring brought together ethnically and socio-economically diverse experts from a variety of fields.
Read the full post here.
Learn about the City Impact Lab here.
Learn about the LA Civics Initiative here.