Startup Weekend Orlando Social Entrepreneurship vertical is coming up soon, March 28-30 at Rollins College. What is Startup Weekend Orlando? It is a unique three-day experience that brings together the best and brightest minds to share ideas, form teams, build …

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  I’m excited to announce that we’re bringing the best content from the Florida Blogger & Social Media Conference (FLBlogCon) and gearing it specifically to an educational setting. With a push to get students and teacher’s blogging and using social …

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    I first met TROBO at Startup Weekend Orlando, November 22-24, 2013, where I was volunteering as a mentor. This team’s idea caught my attention quickly, because of its educational element and having a six-year-old myself. TROBO is a …

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National Day of Civic Hacking provides citizens an opportunity to do what is most quintessentially American: roll up our sleeves, get involved and work together to improve our society. National Day of Civic Hacking is coming to Downtown Orlando on Saturday …

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I have posted several time on how social media can equal social good. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has developed this infographic to show how social media allows nonprofits and groups promoting social causes, even those with …

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Watch this video! Warning: Get a tissue ready. Get ready to believe someone can inspire others and change your mind on giving someone a chance to prove you wrong. Defying the Odds: Angel’s Story This story is what Valencia College …

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