Despite the American Humane Association's successful legislative efforts in the handling of former tactical dogs, the dogs are often not ending up with their former military partners. The association is backing an effort in Congress to investigate the issue.
The American Association of Caregiving Youth, launched in 2006 by a former caregiver, is working to shine a light on a situation that's more common than you might imagine, in which adolescents and young adults must care for a disabled or sick parent or loved one.
A new partnership is bringing together law enforcement and academic researchers to develop police policies and practices to best serve communities. The collaboration will leverage the different research strengths of academia and police organizations.
A number of academic groups have joined with universities to fight a State Department proposal that would limit the types of research—particularly involving defense issues—done by foreign students.
News of economic weakness shouldn't unsettle associations---it should prompt them to think more about what's worth investing in to weather the storm.
With a new position paper, the National Association of Secondary School Principals is making clear where it stands on ensuring equal treatment for transgender students.
New research by Heidrick & Struggles shows that Fortune 500 boards are more likely to favor experienced leaders over demographics when bringing on new directors. One demographic that's been left out in the cold by this trend? Hispanics, who are sharply underrepresented on boards.
A group of professional videogame teams, players, and other industry leaders formed the World Esports Association to help unite and standardize the sport.
The National Association of School Nurses is working to keep kids safe outside school by providing its members with summer safety resources to distribute to students and families.
In the past month a transit-industry association lost a key member and its CEO. That experience offers a few warnings for associations in terms of PR, governance, and membership.