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OPEN and NPR’s 1A...

Open Partnership Education Network and Aresty Family, in collaboration with WUSF Public Media, The Poynter Institute and the The Community Foundation of ...

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UNESCO Peace leader Kuany...

Students and community members from throughout the Tampa Bay area had the rare opportunity to receive leadership training from an internationally-recognize...

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OPEN hosts International Journalists...

International journalists spoke at USF St. Petersburg last Thursday about the global trend of fake news and the dangers of reporting on the politically cor...

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Youth Vs. State of...

Today, kids are leading the charge for change by taking the government to court. On September 14th, 2019 – one week before the Global Climate Strike ...

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Aresty Speaker Gilbert King...

SOLD OUT!  Pulitzer Prize winner Gilbert King packs the house. OPEN kicked off it’s 2019-2020 season by selling out the venue for OPEN Aresty Speaker, G...

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Aresty Speaker & Shipwreck...

David L. Mearns, a USF graduate student alum and the holder of three Guinness World Records for shipwreck finding, including one of the deepest ever found,...

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OPEN Road series kicks...

Craft brewers and urban farmers united for the “We Dig St. Pete” Beer and Garden Tour on Saturday, January 26. Bused between community gardens, attende...

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Crypto’ Pioneers Charlie Shrem...

This story was originally published on the USFSP blog. (March 9, 2018) –Lynn Pippenger Hall auditorium was packed to capacity on March 1, for a hot topic...

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OPEN Invites Thought Leaders...

The OPEN community across St. Petersburg came together on February 21st at Green Bench Brewery to highlight and thank the many people connected to the 201...

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Futurist Roxanne Meadows –...

The Venus Project – a remarkable vision for a world beyond politics, poverty and war – has been the life work of Jacques Fresco  (https://www....

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OPEN and EtC Disrupt...

Introduced at the 2017 Et Cultura Festival, the RAD SCHOOLS JAM challenged the community to view K-12 education in a radically new way – from a schoo...

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Civility Theme Kicks Off...

OPEN continues to grow conversations about topics that matter in St. Petersburg and beyond. The 2018 year brings two more themes to OPEN – Civility a...