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Thursday 17 July, 2014

Moving Forward: Peju Alatise on Art, Nigeria, and Responsibility #BringBackOurGirls

The story makes the headlines; the people pay attention-they tweet and share and spread the hashtags. Interest wanes, attention’s diverted. The story dies out. But it doesn’t. To the people involved, it doesn’t. On April 15th of this year, Boko Haram, an alleged* terrorist organization in northern Nigeria, kidnapped 230 girls from the Chibok Government Secondary […]


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Wednesday 06 February, 2013

Kristen Nicole Tells Artists to Dream in Digital | 30 Days Unchained: Day 28

30 Days Unchained/#30Unchained | Day 28 2/6/13 | Inspiration: Kristen Nicole An influential voice on technology, social media and all things “Big Data,” Kristen Nicole wants women of color to see just how powerful the Internet can be in building your brand, network and dreams. In our interview, she also discusses why we are only […]


Wednesday 01 September, 2010

Like a bird, take flight: Kristen Nicole Advises Female Creatives On Making the Most of Twitter

Kristen Nicole got her professional “tech” start with 606tech, a Chicago-based blog focused on the local tech scene.  She became a full-time blogger when hired as the first employee at Mashable, a leading Internet news blog. After two years as Mashable’s lead writer and field editor, a brief stint in San Francisco and a short […]