Category Archives: Non-Profit

Freedom of Speech?

  The first amendment states, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press, or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, … Continue reading

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Effective Storytelling = Emotional Engagement

As a child, I found myself attractive to storytelling from elders more specifically my uncles. I eagerly anticipated visits from my uncles as a kid to indulge in their stories. I so loved to hear them share; I would set … Continue reading

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The MOOC Merger

Everyone knows traditional education models are going to change sooner rather than later. In recent news, Sweet Briar College, a small liberal arts college announced it is shutting its doors at the end of the 2015 spring semester. That isn’t … Continue reading

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iBeacon,the new App Crier!!!

A few of the readings for this weeks class had me thinking of a regular topic that comes up at my studio, iBeacons. We discuss how we can integrate the device into a project that we can pitch to an … Continue reading

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The 5 best reads of the week

This week’s best reads: How The San Francisco Giants Use Twitter and Facebook to Score with Fans NPR’s tumblr guidelines How Philly.com’s Erica Palan trains her coworkers to think about social How Public Transit Agencies Deal With All Your Angry, … Continue reading

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Creating a Successful Social Media Campaign

http://www.socialbrite.org/2012/02/15/the-7-elements-of-a-social-media-strategic-plan/ In the article found through the link above, we find seven critical aspects to a successful social medial strategy. The article written by a social medial consulting firm, Socialbrite,  in fact was a well designed plug for their upcoming … Continue reading

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6 Figure Support in 45 Minutes Sends Inner City Students to Harvard

The photographer and blogger, Brandon Stanton, thought it would be really cool to capture photographs of all New York City inhabitants, so in 2010 he set out to tackle 10,000 for starters, and plot their photos on a map. The … Continue reading

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