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BOOM Conference - Businesses Open for Opportunity in #Memphis

BOOM Conference:  Unique Collaboration Targets Women & Minority Owned Businesses

“The City of Memphis collaborates with local and national organizations to host a two-day conference providing information and resources to drive the local economy.” 526 more words


The Librarian's Loud Talent Show

The Library and Information Science Department Graduate Student Association would like to formally invite you to participate in…

The Librarian’s Loud Talent Show!!

The purpose of this event it to show off each individual’s unique talents, regardless of major or profession! 47 more words

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Another Financial Hit to Illinois School Districts

Late last week the General Assembly passed and Governor Rauner signed legislation (HB317) that will provide the Governor with the ability to close an estimated $1.6 billion state funding deficit for the current fiscal year through a combination of fund sweeps and budget cuts.   298 more words

The GSA Question: A Lesson in Modern Political Bias

The GSA Question: A Lesson in Modern Political Bias

I have been following the controversy over GSAs (Gay/Straight Alliances) in Alberta over the last year or so, and I have been continually frustrated by the bias the media has put on the issue against the Catholic Church and Catholic school districts. 3,232 more words

Current News

18F is growing up fast

From FCW, 3/23/15:

The General Services Administration’s digital incubator group is advanced for its age.

The one-year-old 18F has grown from 15 team members to more than five times that number, steered its parent agency into pursuing an “open source first” policy, and has fielded requests for help from more than 40 agencies, two of the group’s key managers… 20 more words


How to Beer Bike: A Good Bike

Each team tries to get the best bikes they can and make adjustments for the riders.

Some teams make their own. 17 more words

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Getting agile -- with acquisition and development alike -- FCW

From FCW, 3/24/15:

Taking cloud services and agile development more deeply into the heart of government requires a combination of technological finesse and evangelical spirit, say those who have spent the past few years trying to accomplish that mission. 53 more words