April 08, 2014

“War & Memory”

Presented by the Homecoming Project, “War & Memory” is a group exhibition featuring the work of photographers Erin Trieb, Ed Kashi (VII), Ashley Gilbertson (VII), and Michael Kamber among others. This show uses the power of storytelling and visual arts to draw attention to our military communities affected by the Iraq and Afghanistan...

January 09, 2014

“Island of Widows”

With an average lifespan of 49 years, Nicaraguan sugarcane workers are struggling against an epidemic of Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown origin (CKDu). The town Chichigalpa, often called the “Island of Widows,” marks a ground zero for this deadly disease where nearly 1-in-3 men, mostly cane workers, are in...

December 05, 2013

SDN Global Awareness Winners Announced

SocialDocumentary.net (SDN) has announced the winners of the Call for Entries on Global Awareness. Gwenn Dubourthoumieu’s “The Copper Eaters” and Mark Tuschman’s, “Women on the Edge” received the Grand Prize Management Sciences for Health Photography Fellowship. From 140 submissions these exceptional bodies of work were chosen for recognition, along with...

September 05, 2013

The African Story Challenge

The African Media Initiative (AMI) is hosting a pan-African journalism competition, calling for applications now! The African Story Challenge is a competition that seeks to fund the reporting of Africa-based issues, in hopes to make positive changes in the African community. This round of submissions calls for health narratives that...