Two Civic Hackers Walk Into a Zoom…

Two Civic Hackers Walk Into a Zoom…

… and there were insights aplenty! Allen Hillery of Be Data Lit and Samuel Sinyangwe of Mapping Police Violence were both a key part of making the 2021 Civic Hacker Summit lineup so phenomenal. They recently connected and had an important conversation that we...
Turning Your Stories Into Impact

Turning Your Stories Into Impact

After about 10 years of providing consulting services to various organizations, including UN agencies, international NGOs and grassroots feminist groups across the globe, Dr. Alexandra Pittman discovered a common problem; the way that many organizations approach data...

One Million Steps January Challenge

Thank you for your interest in joining the One Million Steps January Challenge with the Civic Hacker Network! Whether your interest is in improving your health and wellness, helping us meet our $10,000 fundraising goal, or just showing solidarity with other Civic...
Power Up Your Team for Hackathon Success

Power Up Your Team for Hackathon Success

This is the official transcript from the unedited audio recording of Lori McNeill’s “Power Up Your Team for Hackathon Success” NASA Space Apps Challenge Bootcamp Session.  Lori is a NASA Space Apps Ambassador and the Founding Director of the Civic...
Civic Hacking in Rural America

Civic Hacking in Rural America

When the idea of civic hacking was first emerging in the U.S., Rachel Hatch was at the forefront of the movement, both due to her personal beliefs and position at IFTF. Rachel is a Research Director for Institute for the Future, a Silicon Valley think tank. IFTF...