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Trust Magazine

Trust features articles on Pew’s research, advocacy and other activities that seek to harness the power of knowledge to address some of society’s most pressing challenges. It also includes columns highlighting evaluations of Pew’s work, listings of recent accomplishments, and a commentary by President and CEO Rebecca Rimel. The magazine, launched in 1998, is written by professional journalists and Pew staff members and is published twice a year.

DEC 3, 2007

Trust Magazine, Fall 2007

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Notes from the President: Literacy (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine)

Introduction to the Fall 2007 issue of Trust magazine by Pew's president Rebecca Rimel.

Managing Safely The Gigantic Future of Very Small Things (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine article)

The goals of the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies are to stimulate research, oversight—and foresight. Trust magazine features the project's work in this article.

Muslims in America (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine article)

A Pew Research Center survey makes a first-of-its-kind contribution to public understanding of this population.

Extinction Waiting to Happen (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine article)

Would you destroy an entire forest to catch a few deer? Callum Roberts documents a comparable destruction of the oceans through deep-sea fishing.

Where Data Dance (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine article)

The arts realize that they can produce state-of-the-art numbers, thanks to the Cultural Data Project.

Overseas Voting (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)
Pew partners with Overseas Vote Foundation to launch Web-based services aimed at overseas voters.

Amachi Leader Honored (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)

Former Philadelphia mayor W. Wilson Goode describes his work on behalf of Amachi, a mentoring program for children with incarcerated parents that he founded in 2000.

Shayla Harris in a New York Times ad (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)
Pew Fellow is one of the Times' "video journalists with a capital J."

GQ Finds Andy Kohut (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)

Pew Research Center president makes GQ's list of the "50 Most Powerful People in D.C."

Stateline.org's Awards (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)

The Capitolbeat Awards recognize the nation’s best statehouse journalism.

E. John Wherry's Flu-Vaccine Research (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)

Smithsonian Magazine recently featured young innovators in the arts and sciences, and one of the up-and-comers was E. John Wherry, Ph.D., an immunologist at the Wistar Institute.

Sue Urahn on Public Safety (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)

What factors are driving the growth of prisons in this country, and what options for reform are possible to increase public safety, manage corrections spending and hold offenders accountable? The Public Safety Performance Project seeks answers to those questions.

Beth Kephart Dips Into the Schuylkill River (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)
Pew Fellowship in the Arts recipient Beth Kephart writes about Philadelphia’s Schuylkill River.

Avenue of the Arts Lighting (Fall 2007 Trust Magazine briefing)
New decorative lighting illuminates Philadelphia's Avenue of the Arts.

Lessons Learned: Food for Thought and Discussion (Fall 2007 Trust magazine article)

The nonprofit Pew Initiative on Food and Biotechnology is closing, but the need for an independent and neutral body to facilitate dialogue on U.S. biotech policy has never been greater.

Past Issues

Trust recently covered the Pew Environment Group’s efforts to protect the Canadian boreal forest, the Pew Research Center’s study of the millennial generation, the Pew Center on the States’ work on the fiscal challenges facing the states, an evaluation of Pew’s efforts to improve foster care and how Pew aided credit card reform.

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