July: The Month of Great Concert Reviews

August approaches imminently, so it’s peak summertime AND and peak concert season. We don’t want to let go of those good vibes that come from good music, so we’ve compiled an easy-access breakdown of last month’s concert review blog posts, just in case you missed them! You’re sure to find a new group to listen to, or rediscover an old favorite.

Weathers | Cynthia Vu

Because my lucky friend keeps winning tickets to shows, I went to see Weathers at the Moon Room at Summit Music Hall in Denver, CO on June 29th. Weathers is…

The Mavericks | Tim Taylor

The Mavericks are becoming the can’t miss show of the summer schedule at the Denver Botanic Gardens. Celebrating 30 years together, the band played a sold-out show in the unrivaled…

Telluride Bluegrass Festival | Emilee Ramseur

Every June, thousands of people from all over the country flock to the magical mountains of Telluride, Colorado to attend the 4-day Telluride Bluegrass Festival. Last year was my first…

If you need education data, two new resources have you covered

While states have been busy with their legislative sessions over the past few months, two newly released national resources for education data have caught our eye at America Succeeds. These resources align with our core principles of transparency, return on investment, and putting students at the center of decision-making.

Resources for Education Data

Google Invests in the Future of Technology, Preparing People for the Age of Agility

Last week, Google announced a $600 million investment to expand their data center in Pryor, Oklahoma. The investment created an additional 100 jobs in the area. This announcement arrived alongside similar ones about funds granted to data centers in Michigan and Texas. In total, Google is investing $13 billion in data centers across the country.

Students in classroom - Google invests in the Age of Agility

Welcome Cynthia!

America Succeeds is excited to announce a new addition to our team! Cynthia Vu will be joining us for the summer as a Communications Intern, through the Princeton Internships in Civic Service Program.

About America Succeeds

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