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EA Groups Newsletter March 5, 2019

Effective Altruism Groups Newsletter

  • Applications for EA Global San Francisco (June 21-23rd) are open!
  • CEA has updated the Group Funding page to better explain the different kinds of funding available for groups, and the application process.
  • EA Norway had their annual general assembly with 60 attendees on the second weekend of February, with 3 days of workshops, talks, and official proceedings. They're also co-organising EAGxNordics with EA Sweden.
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EA Newsletter February 11, 2019

Effective Altruism Newsletter

  • Applications for Effective Altruism Global: San Francisco opened!
  • The organizations Utility Farm and Wild Animal Suffering Research have merged into a new organization called Wild Animal Initiative.
  • Dates have also been announced for this year’s EAGx conferences: EAGx Nordics, EAGx Boston, and EAGx Australia.
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EA Newsletter January 8, 2019

Effective Altruism Newsletter

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EA Newsletter December 7, 2018

Effective Altruism Newsletter

  • Charity evaluators posted their thoughts for this giving season, including GiveWell, ACE, and two of the EA Funds management teams.
  • CEA launched the new EA Forum, and users have already shared nearly 100 new posts.
  • We’d like to thank Pascal Zimmer for his work. As a volunteer, he helped start the EA Newsletter and led the team for three years, sending out most editions and growing the newsletter to 50,000 subscribers. Thank you, Pascal!
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EA Groups Newsletter November 26, 2018

Effective Altruism Groups Newsletter

  • The revamped EA Forum is now live! We'd welcome contributions from you and your community members.
  • EAF is no longer offering 1-1 Skype calls with group organizers (read more), as these are available via CEA (groups@effectivealtruism.org) and LEAN (lean@eahub.org)
  • Curious about how people learn about EA? Rethink Priorities and LEAN have teamed up to break down and analyze 2500+ origin stories, (and local groups are a common factor).
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EA Newsletter November 6, 2018

Effective Altruism Newsletter

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EA Newsletter October 4, 2018

Effective Altruism Newsletter

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EA Groups Newsletter September 22, 2018

Effective Altruism Groups Newsletter

  • There's now a #retreats channel in the EA Groups Slack to share best practices related to hosting retreats for your groups.
  • HUEA have designed an Introduction to Effective Altruism course in collaboration with Harvard professors.
  • Michał Trzęsimiech and Marcin Kowrygo have joined the Local Effective Altruism Network (LEAN). Marcin has assumed a research-focused role in movement building strategy, whilst Michał is available for 1:1 support and general management inquiries. You can reach them via lean@eahub.org.
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EA Newsletter August 7, 2018

Effective Altruism Newsletter

  • Almost 50% of tickets have already been sold for EA Global: London, which takes place on 26-28 October 2018.
  • CEA have announced their initial plans for the new EA Forum, which include sorting by quality of posts, a community subforum, and a new karma system, alongside much else.
  • Several EA-aligned organizations are hiring, including BERI, FHI, and GiveWell.
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