@knightfdn news for 3/21/2012

Hello, welcome to @knightfdn, Knight Foundation's way of bringing you brief updates about our efforts to foster informed & engaged communities.
  Charlotte Symphony blends music and digital animation in upcoming KnightSounds performance
At #SXSW, Knight's Rishi Jaitly shares insights as to what makes community philanthropy work
  #FreetoTweet celebrates 22 scholarship winners for using social media to defend free speech: "140 characters may not be enough to change the world, but the First Amendment did it in 272"
  Funf, which explores how mobile phones can be used as sensors to improve lives of users and their communities, wins #SXSW Accelerator Competition
  In @nytimes: Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics advocates policy changes to emphasize the "college" in college sports
  How the Google Books Library Project can impact community libraries #infoneeds #video
  In San Jose/Silicon Valley, World Wide Workshop helps kids learn through game design
 More at knightfoundation.org & on Twitter @knightfdn. Have a great day!
 

 

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