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10 Major Moments For Women During U.N. Week (Plus Some Matt Damon)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Prois | Posted 09.26.2014 | Impact

During this year's U.N. Week, women did werk -- especially for other women. Politicians, human rights advocates, corporate executives and many oth...

5 Ways Ian Somerhalder Has Taught Me to Live Life

Dina Khayal | Posted 02.06.2014 | College
Dina Khayal

Ian Somerhalder, activist and Vampire Diaries star, turns 35 today. Somerhalder has inspired many through his works as an activist, optimist, and social good champion. Here are five particularly powerful ways that Somerhalder has taught me to live life.

8 Moments This Week That Restored Our Faith In Those Restoring Our Faith In Humanity

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois & Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.28.2013 | Impact

Clinton Global Initiative, Mashable Social Good Summit and, uh, that other major UN event, all collided this past week to tackle the world's most pres...

The Truth About Social Good: It's More Than a Good Idea

Erica Williams | Posted 11.27.2013 | Impact
Erica Williams

Leaders and social do-gooders are looking for people to talk about the the values, theories and skills that have helped every generation before ours turn moments into movements, reactions into revolutions and big ideas into lasting legacies.

Bill And Melinda Gates: Accidental Hipsters

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois | Posted 09.26.2013 | Impact

Could it be that we have new poster children for the "hipster" entry in Urban Dictionary? Millennials were the topic du jour on many panels at the ...

JJ Abrams: Movies That Heighten Awareness Will Make Us All Live Long And Prosper

Posted 09.24.2013 | Impact

When J.J. Abrams produces television shows and films, he wants to keep his viewers on the edge on their seats, and eager to get up and change the worl...

Malala Wows Us (Again) By Saying 'I Am The Most Lucky Girl'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.27.2013 | Impact

She was shot point blank by the Taliban simply for wanting to go to school, but Malala Yousufzai still believes that she is the “luckiest,” the ar...

SLIDESHOW: Tech Startups That Could Save The World

Posted 11.20.2011 | Impact

Could a Facebook competition encourage users to cut their utility usage? Can a mobile communication network help rural farmers share crop tips? Bringi...