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Inspired by coffee cups

Fantastic – a team of passionate people focusing on producing light, durable, comfortable housing for disaster relief.

They’re already shipping samples of the prototype to Syria for on-the-ground feedback! 37 more words

Good News

Earned Media - A public relations person does what now?

I’m going to be honest, when I entered the public relations program, I didn’t really understand the full extent of PR. I did know, however, that there were so many courses in the program that peaked my interest; visual design, crisis communications, media relations, print media applications..and the list goes on. 431 more words

Cloverdale Reporter

"Emergency Ready” app for smartphones and tablets

The ROK National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) provides an English-language version of its “Emergency Ready” app for smartphones and tablets.  The app is free and allows users to make emergency 119 calls quickly, locate the nearest emergency shelters, watch videos related to CPR, First Aid, etc.   19 more words

Living In Korea

Senator Chris Murphy takes a class in homelessness

Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy went on a junket recently. He spent a day with a homeless man.

Granted this was not a typical junket. His lunch came from a hot meal site serving franks and beans. 204 more words

Homelessness