Yesica Chavez Named Chair of Colorado Outdoor Equity Grant Board

Keystone's Yesica Chavez Elected Chair of Colorado Outdoor Equity Grant Board Colorado Parks and Wildlife announced recently that Yesica Chavez, a policy fellow at Keystone Policy Center, has been elected Chair of the Colorado Outdoor Equity Grant Board. “I am honored to serve as the first Chair of the newly formed [...]

Yesica Chavez Named Chair of Colorado Outdoor Equity Grant Board2022-03-16T06:06:13-06:00

Climb Higher Colorado Becomes Official Program of Keystone Policy Center

Climb Higher Colorado Becomes Official Program of Keystone Policy Center Climb Higher Colorado (CHC), a statewide leader in cultivating authentic partnerships between institutions and the communities they serve, has become an official program of the Center for Education Policy (CFEP) at the Keystone Policy Center following a formal vote today [...]

Climb Higher Colorado Becomes Official Program of Keystone Policy Center2021-12-07T11:04:13-07:00

Van Schoales Joins Keystone Policy Center as Senior Policy Director

Van Schoales Joins Keystone Policy Center as Senior Policy Director Van Schoales, the former president of A+ Colorado and a founding partner of Education Civil Rights Now, has joined the Keystone Policy Center as a senior policy director. Schoales will support and advise Keystone’s Center for Education Policy (CFEP) clients and [...]

Van Schoales Joins Keystone Policy Center as Senior Policy Director2021-09-08T08:18:43-06:00

Next 100 Colorado Accepting Applications for Mentorship Program

Next 100 Colorado Accepting Applications for Mentorship Program Are you a person of color interested in growing your network and thinking differently about professional development in Colorado’s natural resources management, conservation, or outdoor recreation fields? Apply to participate in the Next 100 Colorado Mentorship Program — a program aimed at uplifting [...]

Next 100 Colorado Accepting Applications for Mentorship Program2021-09-08T08:22:06-06:00

Governor Signs Law Creating Outdoor Equity Program

Governor Signs Law Creating Outdoor Equity Program Governor Jared Polis signed into law June 21 legislation that creates the Outdoor Equity Grant Program, which will increase access and opportunity for underserved youth and their families to experience Colorado's open spaces, state parks, public lands, and other outdoor areas. “Today really brings [...]

Governor Signs Law Creating Outdoor Equity Program2021-06-23T05:30:01-06:00

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe, Keystone Policy Center Launch RISE Education Initiative

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe, Keystone Policy Center Launch RISE Education Initiative Millie Hamner and Ernest House, Jr. tour the Higher Education Lab for the Ute Mountain Ute Reservation. The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe hosted a community launch of a Tribal education initiative May 25-26 that will develop an academic [...]

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe, Keystone Policy Center Launch RISE Education Initiative2021-06-02T14:00:58-06:00

Keystone Talks to CBS4 About Wolf Reintroduction Public Engagement

Keystone Talks to CBS4 About Wolf Reintroduction Public Engagement CBS4 recently produced a story about wolves in Colorado, highlighting both the recent wolf sightings in the state as well as the public engagement effort that will be implemented as the state develops a plan for wolf reintroduction. Julie Shapiro, the director of [...]

Keystone Talks to CBS4 About Wolf Reintroduction Public Engagement2021-06-01T14:28:35-06:00

Bipartisan, Multi-Sector Stakeholders Develop Recommendations for Decarbonization

Bipartisan, Multi-Sector Stakeholders Develop Recommendations for Decarbonization The climate crisis presents significant risk for our livelihood and the economy as a whole. We need only look to the February 2021 winter storm in Texas, 2020 California wildfires, or the 2019 Mississippi floods to demonstrate the acuteness of climate risks for both [...]

Bipartisan, Multi-Sector Stakeholders Develop Recommendations for Decarbonization2021-03-10T07:53:27-07:00

Keynotes Podcast: Our Work with The Mountain Ute Tribe

Keynotes Podcast: Our Work with The Mountain Ute Tribe Last month we launched our podcast, Keynotes: Stories of Collective Impact, to share the stories of people coming together to develop long-lasting solutions to difficult policy obstacles. To kick off the podcast, we published a four-episode series about our work with the Ute Mountain [...]

Keynotes Podcast: Our Work with The Mountain Ute Tribe2022-03-16T07:38:46-06:00

Keystone Launches New Podcast

Keystone Launches New Podcast Few things match the power of personal, in-depth storytelling. That is why Keystone Policy Center has launched a new podcast, which will capture the nuances and complexity of its work and impact. The new series is called Keynotes: Stories of Collective Impact. It is available at Apple [...]

Keystone Launches New Podcast2021-01-18T14:19:43-07:00