Newsletters

We send occasional newsletters to let you know about our projects and activities, keep you updated on important issues and let you know how to help when action is needed.

 

December 20, 2012

December 2012 Newsletter Thumbnail In this issue:
    •    Letter from the Director
    •    Radical Jewelry Makeover REPORT
    •    Thoughtful Studio Infrastructure - Oregon College of Art and Craft
    •    Become a Member of Ethical Metalsmiths
    •    Fairmined and Fairtrade Gold UPDATE
    •    Earthworks Press Release - Billions in publicly owned gold, copper and other  metals unaccounted for.

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August 9, 2012 

August 2012 Newsletter In this issue:
    •    Letter from the Director
    •    Understanding Fairtrade Gold Systems
    •    The Prospects of Slow Gold
    •    Sustainable Design Education at Pratt Institute
    •    Ethical Metalsmiths Jeweler Directory UPDATE
    •    Studio Practices TIP

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April 19, 2012 

April 2012 Newsletter In this issue:
    •    Letter from the Director
    •    Meet EM's new Futuring Committee 
    •    Sustainability grant transforms F.I.T.'s jewelry program
    •    New jewelry available on the RJM jewelry store
    •    Studio Practices Tip
    •    TAKE ACTION on the Pebble Mine

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November 21, 2011 

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In this issue:
    •    Summary
    •    Fairtrade and Fairmined Gold plus a Jeweler Interest Survey
    •    Radical Jewelry Makeover Santa Fe, NM
    •    Conscientious Jewelers Tell Their Stories
    •    TAKE ACTION on the Pebble Mine
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August 9, 2011 

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In this issue:
    •    We've got news!
    •    Organizational News
    •    Fair Trade Gold Survey
    •    Committed Couple Treks with Jeweler to Source Gold for Rings
    •    TAKE ACTION
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March 3, 2011 

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In this issue:
    •    Right here, Right now
    •    Organizational Highlights
    •    Gold Conference
    •    Responsible Studio Practices Working Group
    •    Radical Jewelry Makeover VI - Santa Fe, New Mexico
    •    Take Action - Bristol Bay / Pebble Mine _________________________________________________________________________________________

December 1, 2010

In this issue:
    •    Ethical Metalsmiths News
    •    New? Responsible Studio Practices Working Group
    •    Radical Jewelry Makeover - Australian Edition
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Number 4, December 2009 pdf

In this issue:
    •    Blood Gold
    •    The Real Cost of a Gold Ring
    •    1872 US Mining reform
    •    Making Futures
    •    Radical Jewelry Makeover
    •    Radical Jewelry Makeover DVD
    •    News
    •    How You Can Help
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Number 3, March 2009 pdf

In this issue:
    •    Mining Reform Bill Re-introduced to Congress
    •    Mount Tenabo Radical Jewelry Makeover
    •    Green Jewelry Class at Revere Academy
    •    In the News
    •    Can you Help?
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Number 2, December 2008 pdf

In this issue:
    •    Radical Jewelry Makeover!
    •    Ethical Metalsmiths go to Washington: Reforming the General Mining Law of 1872
    •    Online Exhibition - Composting Good and Evil: Redesign for Sanctimonious Sinners
    •    Ethical Metalsmiths take part in Madison Dialogue Ethical Jewelry Summit
    •    ROAD TRIP: Going where metalsmiths have never gone before
    •    Artisanal and Small Scale Mining (ASM) Update
    •    Ethical Metalsmiths in Action
    •    Ethical Metalsmiths in the News
    •    Guest Contributors: Kirsten Muenster and Bario-Neal, Anna Bario and Page Neal
    •    Take Action: Your help is needed
    •    Take Action: Support Ethical Metalsmiths with a Tax-Deductible Donation
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Number 1, December 2006 pdf

In this issue:
    •    Society of North American Goldsmiths Adopts Resolution in Support of Responsible Mining
    •    Association for Contemporary Jewellery Hosts Conference Addressing Issues of Values and Responsibility
    •    Golden Opportunity: A Global Collaboration to Understand Gold
    •    Status Report: Definition and Certification Standards for Ethically Sourced Metals
    •    Ethical Metalsmiths Meet with EARTHWORKS in Washington and Attend Professional Conferences
    •    Ethical Metalsmiths in the News
    •    Project: Radical Jewelry Makeover!
    •    Project: Curriculum Development
    •    The WJ Referral List: Jewelers Willing to Recycle Old Gold for Wedding Rings
    •    New Virtual Community: EM_Dialog
    •    Take Action