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STAB Teen Hackathon Seeks Community Partners and Volunteers

Charlottesville, Va., Nov. 16, 2016 – In partnership with Mozilla, St. Anne's-Belfield School will host its second annual SPARK high school hackathon on Jan. 28 and 29. In preparation for the event, SPARK  organizers seek community mentors, partners, and sponsors to participate in learning and making throughout the weekend.

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StoreYourBoard Wins BigCommerce Innovation Award

10 Most Profitable Ecommerce Innovations of 2016 – And Exactly How Charlottesville's  StoreYourBoard Did It

BigCommerce today announced the winners of the 2016 BigCommerce Innovation Awards, an international contest recognizing noteworthy technical achievement and ecommerce innovations.

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CIT and Virginia Tech Release New Broadband Availability Map

Interactive map shows broadband access and available service providers across the Commonwealth

November 8, 2016 (HERNDON, VA) – The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) announced today that the latest edition of the Virginia Broadband Availability Map has been released and includes several new dynamic features.

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YLAI Entrepreneurship Pitch Competition Hosted at U.Va. Nov 4, 2016

Friday, November 4, 9:30AM until 11:15AM, Darden Classroom 120
Come hear 10 dynamic young entrepreneurs from 9 different countries in the Latin America and Caribbean region pitch their start-up business and social ventures! These Young Leaders of the Americas (YLAI) Professional Fellows are in the United States on a highly competitive, six-week program sponsored by the White House and U.S. Department of State.  MORE INFO & RSVP

Bernard Talks: On Creativity and Meaning, October 19 at 6 pm

Bernard Hankins, Creative Thinker, Master of Metaphor and Spoken Word Poet will offer insights on questions through his unique approach of word deconstruction. Bernard is the winner of the 2015 Tedx Open Mic Competition, and the closing speaker for the 2015 Tedx conference.

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UVA Innovation Showcased at Lifetime Learning Lecture

Some of the most promising technological innovations at the University of Virginia got a round of applause at Alumni Hall before the Virginia Cavaliers football team took the field Saturday.

Innovation at UVa was the subject of the latest “More Than the Score” lecture, organized by the university’s Lifetime Learning program. About 200 people attended, many wearing orange and blue in support of the Cavaliers.

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