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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 14:23:16 +0000I wrote a thing to help out my child’s after school program and thought it would make a good blog entry as well. Also posted at MomsRising.org. Enjoy. Both adults and children can benefit from mindfulness training, especially in the sometimes-challenging public school environment. Mindfulness is simply the practice of training our brain to be aware […]
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 02:24:34 +0000Following up on the very basic intro to Drupal class I created and taught for Girl Develop It RDU in the spring, I am now offering a half-day workshop for beginners who actually want to start getting their hands dirty using Drupal. The class is this weekend and we still have a lot of spaces […]
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 17:22:27 +0000Last week I taught a class for Girl Develop It RDU to introduce Drupal to people who have never used it before. It might not make sense without my brilliant explanations, but you can see my presentation here.
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 19:53:52 +0000First they came for the Anarchists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not an anarchist. Then they came for Muslims, and I did not speak out— Because I was not muslim. Then they came for Black Lives Matter, and I did not speak out— Because I was not black. Then they came for the journalists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a journalist. Then they came for me—and there was no one left to speak for me.
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 20:17:28 +0000A lot of people (well certain people) have been fussing about Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey returning to the company as it’s new CEO. While I think he’ll easily be better than his predecessor Dick Costolo, I see no cause to celebrate. The magic in Twitter has always been the connections between people and the ability […]
Thu, 11 Jun 2015 13:19:10 +0000We held another great NCTech4Good hybrid unconference last week. I especially appreciated the other organizers who displayed teamwork above and beyond the call of duty. Here are a few fun pictures by other folks. You can find more at twitter.com/search?q=nct4g and learn more about it in my previous blog post.
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 21:11:12 +0000It’s been a little while since I posted about this, but I have been continuing to facilitate NCTech4Good’s hybrid unconference annually since 2011. Tomorrow is our 2015 event! A lot of people still don’t know what “unconference” means, so I get excited about spreading the gospel. I never fail to have people who looked at me skeptically […]
Mon, 11 May 2015 16:18:16 +0000If you’ve ever heard me talk about network-centric strategy, then you’ll appreciate this: Thanks to the always-inspirational Evonne Heyning for sharing this.