Week-in-Review: 22.07.15 Edition

July 15, 2022

Greetings everyone and happy Friday! We’re pleased to present our week-in-review, with some interesting developments. Take care and see you next week!  

This Week in NYC Civic Tech

  • Our July newsletter is here. Read up and be sure to subscribe for future editions!
  • The NYC Districting Commission just released the preliminary City Council maps. What are your thoughts on the proposed redistricting?
  • The NYC Analytics Exchange is looking for speakers for this year’s Learning Summit.  The deadline for their call for proposals is Friday, August 19 — get your proposals in today!
  • We have some important upcoming deadlines for the August Primary in NY! The New York Civic Engagement Table recently shared some important election dates. Mark your calendars — the voter registration deadline is Friday July 29. 
  • Do you know about Amy Paris and her trailblazing work in the White House? Either way, you have to read this wonderful profile. Amy Paris is working one step at a time to better LGBTQ+ lives and is our hero.
  • Have you read this powerful essay from Panthea Lee? This feature piece discusses how art can heal grief and trauma. How do you think we can leverage art in our current environment?

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That’s all for today. If you have any questions, suggestions or feedback, reach out to Gabrielle Langston at gabby@beta.nyc. Also, feel free to share your events, announcements, and anything else that’s happening for next week’s post. Have a great weekend and stay safe!