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Reflections on Everest

Toby Storie-Pugh | Posted 12.01.2014 | Impact
Toby Storie-Pugh

Our climbing gear and supplies, an incredible sprawl of meticulously-chosen clothing, hardware, food and medical supplies ­everything that we would need to have our shot at Everest's summit was packed in 90 minutes.

Students Host an International Undergraduate Summit on Global Climate Change at the National Meeting of the American Chemical Society in San Francisco

Keith Peterman | Posted 10.14.2014 | Green
Keith Peterman

Seventeen thousand scientists, engineers, representatives from business & industry, students, and others gathered in San Francisco during the week of ...

Top Chef Food Fight Aboard Celebrity Summit

Pam Grout | Posted 09.28.2014 | Taste
Pam Grout

Ash Fulk, Angelo Sosa and Spike Mendelsohn, in the first of four 2014 Top Chefs at Sea, are entertaining guests of the Celebrity Summit this week with...

Forbes Women's Summit and Redefining Power

Erica Diamond | Posted 07.19.2014 | Business
Erica Diamond

I was honored to have received a special invite to be Moira Forbes' guest to the 2nd Annual Forbes Women's Summit celebrating the "Everything" of Entrepreneurship (my first love and passion).

Destined to Be an Entrepreneur

Nova Lorraine | Posted 06.03.2014 | Business
Nova Lorraine

His ability to see patterns in technology and media that are not readily apparent to most is astonishing. Join me in getting to know one of today's most forward thinking business leaders.

Beyond Snowden and Summits: Expanding the U.S.-Russia Discourse

Carnegie Corporation of New York | Posted 08.16.2013 | World
Carnegie Corporation of New York

By now, the American people have heard loud and clear what divides the two countries. But what about what unites them? What about mutual interests and concerns? Shouldn't those be the focus of some discussions?

Fatherly Advice for Cancelled Moscow Summit

Jim Moore | Posted 08.07.2013 | World
Jim Moore

When I was in junior high school in Lincoln, Neb., and living on a nearby military base, there was, in the same school, a local kid -- a townie -- who...

Women, Men, Refugees, UFOs and the CIA: The Places Documentary Can Go at Sheffield Doc Fest 2013

Vivian Norris | Posted 08.18.2013 | Entertainment
Vivian Norris

Sitting down on the bus carrying us out through the stunning Darbyshire countryside to a cavern where we would watch an Opening Night film for the Sheffield Doc Fest, little did I know what the woman sitting next to me would come to represent for me.

Creating a New Model for U.S.-China Relations at the Obama-Xi Summit

Donald Gross | Posted 08.04.2013 | World
Donald Gross

Fortunately, there is one major area where Xi and Obama have already found common ground and can move the relationship forward - countering the nuclear threat from North Korea.

Free China

Greg Autry | Posted 08.03.2013 | Politics
Greg Autry

While the face of China, with its new veneer of mobster capitalism, looks very different today, nothing has changed politically. The folks that sent the tanks and troops into Tiananmen are still in charge.

Joe Van Brussel

Young Entrepreneurs Buy The Largest Ski Mountain On The Continent

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Van Brussel | Posted 05.08.2013 | Impact

Fifty-five miles north of Salt Lake City, Utah, in a remote pocket of rural beauty, a group of entrepreneurs just bought a mountain. Not just any moun...

Rediscovering the Sandbox

Sebastian Lindstrom | Posted 03.18.2013 | Impact
Sebastian Lindstrom

When we were young, the sandbox represented our purest form of creativity: an environment in which we could play, explore, build and re-build, and discover lifelong friends.

Corporate Philanthropy Takes on Courageous Conversations

Margaret Coady | Posted 08.22.2012 | Impact
Margaret Coady

"Courageous Conversations" was the theme uniting the sessions throughout the agenda of the 11th annual Corporate Philanthropy Summit in New York City,...

Sandbox 2012: Why 200 Trailblazers Gathered in Lisbon

Sebastian Lindstrom | Posted 04.03.2012 | Impact
Sebastian Lindstrom

Sandbox is a global network of selected innovators under 30. This year, time stood still during 72 hours of constant action at the Sandbox Global Summit.

The Life Out Loud: On a High From Summit Basecamp

MeiMei Fox | Posted 04.03.2012 | Good News
MeiMei Fox

Every one of us deserves to have the Summit Series message (metaphorically) tattooed on our wrists: You are awesome. Now act like it.

LIONSGATE RULES SUMMIT.. $412.5M LATER

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 03.14.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Movie and TV studio Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. is creating a Hollywood powerhouse focused on young adult audiences with its pu...

The EU 'Rescue Fund' -- Part Of The Problem, Not The Solution

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business
Gemma Godfrey

There is still much to be decided before EU leaders can claim to have provided a comprehensive and credible plan to end the sovereign debt crisis.

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Measuring Opportunity For The American Dream: Opportunity Nation

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 01.04.2012 | Impact

NEW YORK -- As of Friday morning, every state and nearly every county in the U.S. has been given an "opportunity score" to determine where in the coun...

What Happens When Millennials Come Together

David D. Burstein | Posted 12.10.2011 | College
David D. Burstein

We're the first generation to spend all of our grown years in a world where connecting to people from all over the world, instantly and constantly, seems normal and natural.

The Republican Plan for Planned Parenthood

Linda Flanagan | Posted 11.20.2011 | Politics
Linda Flanagan

"Defund Planned Parenthood" has become a rallying cry of the right nationwide, and an ideological purity test, despite the fact that the United States has one of the highest rates of unintended pregnancy in the industrialized world.

Why Adults Ignore Underage Drinking And Other Stories

Linda Flanagan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Linda Flanagan

Rather than fight it, many parents have raised the white flag and allowed their underage children to drink at home. What's more, some parents, advertently or not, supply their kids with booze.

China Reporting: A Quick Q & A Offering a Danish Perspective

Jeffrey Wasserstrom | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jeffrey Wasserstrom

Is there anything distinctive about the way Scandinavian media cover China? I turned to Kim Rathcke Jensen, a Danish reporter with a wide-ranging, China-focused Twitter feed.

Hu's on First -- China and the United States

Zachary Karabell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Zachary Karabell

The way forward for the United States has nothing to do with choices made in Beijing and everything to do with myriad choices Americans make at home.

WikiLeaks: The U.S. Must "Neutralize, Co-opt or Marginalize" Radical Latin American Bloc in Climate Negotiations

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nikolas Kozloff

The WikiLeaks scandal could well turn into the Climate Gate scandal. There's got to be a concerted campaign on Brazil so that we can see some movement at Cancún.

Colorado's 2010 AAA Diamond-Rated Restaurants

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The AAA's annual restaurant awards rated 22 Colorado restaurants with four diamond ratings. Only one restaurant, The Penrose Room at The Broadmoor Hot...