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Oct 31, 2013/04:38 PM

Resilience: Local Movements for a Thriving, Just, Sustainable World

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What do solar panels, paper money, and vegetable gardens have in common? Resilience! Geneneration Waking Up is honored to be a member of the Thriving Resilient Communities Collaboratory (TRCC), which defines itself as “an action metanetwork dedicated to local communities where we all want to live.” The TRCC is diverse—member organizations range from Bay Localize and the Post-Carbon Institute to …


Sep 5, 2013/05:38 PM

GenUp is Seeking Volunteers and Interns for Fall!

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GenUp is Seeking Volunteers and Interns for Fall!

Generation Waking Up is on the lookout for highly creative, smart, motivated, and skilled Volunteers, Interns and GenUp Fellows to join our team!  GenUp is a global campaign empowering a generation of young people that is waking up, standing up, and taking action with allies of every generation, helping to bring forth a thriving, just, and sustainable way of life …


Sep 5, 2013/02:14 PM

We Are Power Shift 2013

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We Are Power Shift 2013

It’s time for a shift in priorities at every level of society. From our local communities to the national government, our generation has the power to make it happen! This October, Power Shift 2013 will launch hundreds of sustained campaigns and mass actions to demand climate justice. From the Keystone XL pipeline, fracking wells going up in our backyards that …


Sep 5, 2013/10:42 AM

Journey of the Universe Conference

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Journey of the Universe Conference

The award-winning Journey of the Universe film and book project is a collaboration of evolutionary cosmologist Brian Thomas Swimme and historians of religions Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim. Their integrating narrative of the development of the universe, Earth, and humans draws together scientific discoveries in astronomy, geology, and biology with humanistic insights and emerging scientific worldview concerning the nature of the universe. This …


Aug 14, 2013/01:58 PM

Generation Waking Up’s “7 Days of Transformation”

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Generation Waking Up’s “7 Days of Transformation”

Every year, Generation Waking Up hosts a 7 day training where young leaders ages 16 – 30 come together from all corners of North America and beyond to dive deep into a personal and collective exploration of how we can bring forth a thriving, just, and sustainable world. This year’s GenUp Summer Leadership Training, also known as “7 days of transformation,” took …


May 20, 2013/03:38 PM

GenUp T-Shirt Design Contest

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GenUp T-Shirt Design Contest

Enter the 2013 GenUp T-SHIRT DESIGN CONTEST! Accepting submissions from June 10th – June 23rd   1st place winner will receive $200 and a t-shirt 2nd place winner will receive $50 and a t-shirt 3rd place winner will receive the book Generation We and a t-shirt   How It Works Generation Waking Up (GenUp) is seeking your help to design a t-shirt that speaks to the …


Apr 17, 2013/12:45 PM

GenUp 2013 Summer Leadership Training!

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GenUp 2013 Summer Leadership Training!

Every summer in North America, Generation Waking Up hosts an intensive seven-day leadership training that brings together a diverse group of young changemakers from campuses and communities across the continent, and from around the world. This year’s GenUp Summer Leadership Training is taking place from July 28 – August 4 at the EarthRise Retreat Center at IONS located forty-five minutes …


Apr 17, 2013/12:26 PM

GenUp and HUB Oakland!

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GenUp and HUB Oakland!

Generation Waking Up is excited to be moving into HUB Oakland in the fall of 2013. HUB Oakland is a new co-working space, entrepreneurial incubator, and community of socially engaged people that is coming alive in the heart of downtown Oakland. A place for startups and nonprofits that are changing the world, it is part of a growing network of 50 …


Apr 15, 2013/04:57 PM

GenUp / I.AM.LIFE Leadership Training at Esalen

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GenUp / I.AM.LIFE Leadership Training at Esalen

Earlier this year, Generation Waking Up and the Luv Amp Project came together for a magical, life-affirming leadership training at the world renowned Esalen Institute in Big Sur, CA. This three day leadership training brought together a talented group of changemakers, artists, and musicians from L.A., Santa Cruz and the Bay Area. The training provided ways to explore how we …


Mar 28, 2013/04:01 PM

Celebrating Earth Day 2013

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Celebrating Earth Day 2013

      Earth Day 2013 is fast approaching! This global celebration on April 22nd is the perfect opportunity to join Generation Waking Up in taking a stand for our planet, its people, and future generations. This year we’d like to invite you to honor and expand the message of Earth Day to be a day not only centered around …