Author Archives: kateu19

I Get By With a Little Help from My Friends…

And say goodbye with a little help from Michael Scott. As of the writing of this post, I will be walking across a stage in front of Bapst Library, accepting my diploma, in approximately 20 days, 22 hours and 41 minutes, give or take a few seconds. Over the past two years, I’ve completed about […]

FemTech, Funding and A “Record” Year?

For those of you that didn’t know (and I hope that is none of you), Equal Pay Day this year fell on April 2nd.  What is Equal Pay Day, you may ask?  It’s the date that symbolizes how far into the year women must work to match what men earned in the previous year.  That […]

Social Media & Data – A Force for Good?

610 million members.  200 countries.  One website.  No, I’m not talking about Facebook. You may be surprised to know that this is LinkedIn.  That’s right, LinkedIn.  That website that always sends you jobs that are a “good fit,” and seems more about finding people you went to college with than anything else. A recurring theme […]

Peering Behind the Curtain…

This is the true story, of seven strangers, picked to live in a house, work together, and have their lives taped. Find out what happens people stop being polite, and start being real… In the early 90’s, reality tv took America by storm.  In many ways, it was the precursor to social media – we […]

Stay in Your Lane – The NIMBY of the Internet Age

Disclaimer – This post is not an endorsement of the views expressed in any screenshots or linked articles included below. You’ve probably seen it.  Or at least heard about it.  You know, that rant Cardi B. went on about the government shutdown.  If you’ve heard about that, then you’ve probably heard about this too: What […]

What do those words even mean?

“The past few years have witnessed the rapid rise of a number of new types of information technologies, such as social media, so-called “sharing economy” platforms, artificial intelligence, blockchain, internet of things, virtual and augmented reality, just to name a few. These new tools both present immense opportunities and pose considerable threats for businesses of […]