Posts Tagged ‘online’

School apps that work

Parents and students take note! During this stressful time of year know that there is help available at your fingertips. I connected with some local moms to find out the best apps that have helped with everything from signing up kids for extra activities to getting an online tutor.

Make sure you tune in for my report Monday September 29th on News4 at 4pm.

Publicyte: Meet Microsoft’s new digital mag

Ellen Scott and Mark Drapeau

Microsoft starts a new chapter in their electronic dynasty, but what’s else can this juggernaut do?  How about launch an online magazine called Publicyte.

PHOTOS: Publicyte Launch Party at L2

They partied in the dark for a new Microsoft magazine shedding light on technology and how it’s changing government. 

The digital only magazine called Publicyte celebrated it’s launch at L2 Lounge in Georgetown.

Editor-in-Chief Mark Drapeau says the site is all about cutting edge technology happening in the public and civic sectors… government, healthcare, philanthropy and politics.

Watch more on the Publicyte launch party on WUSA9 

Lottery: White House Christmas Tree Lighting

Can you believe Christmas is just 53 days away.. and the annual lighting of the White House Christmas Tree is just around the corner! The online lottery to see the ceremony on the Ellipse opens up at 12:01AM  Friday November 5th. Applications will be accepted until November 7th.

The lighting is on Thursday December 9th.

You can also sign up NOW online for the National Menorah Lighting which happens at 4 p.m. on December 1st, also on the Ellipse

 

Oh Snap! A 'Money' Lineup

DC’s top political and event fundraisers talked ‘what’s next’  over breakfast at The Liason on New Jersey Ave. BizBash hosted the panel that included fundraising power players like Stephen Geer who led Obama’s online email/online fundraising and Republican mega-bucks-maker The LS Group’s Lisa Spies.  From recent Supreme Court rulings to social media the panel talked about how the process of political fundraising is rapidly changing.
Coming Up: I pick their brain in my upcoming Washington Life Society 2.0 column and hear what Geer says will be big on the web for making money in the 2010/2012 elections.

The Panel: Stephen Geer, Jonathan Mantz, Moderator CBS’ Nancy Cordes, Jan Baran, Juleanna Glover, Lisa Spies

With Nancy Cordes and BizBash Masterplanner Shelley Hymes

[Photo Credit:  Neshan Naltchayan]

OMG 3/25/10: Miley Stops Music, Twestival, Fundraising Future

See WUSA9 STORY: OMG ON WUSA9 March 25, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)–  Oh My GOFFAngie Goff reports on Katherine Heigl leaving ‘Grey’s Anatomy’, Miley Cyrus’ future in film and the late Crocodile Hunter’s daughter makes her acting debut. Locally, BizBash hosts a panel on fundraising’s future, bloggers get ‘Glam in the City’ and Twestival is tonight! Buy Tickets: DC Twestival 2010

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