The Screaming in my head – Ellen, Bush, and the Iraq War

In recent days Ellen DeGeneres has been making headlines due to sharp criticisms of her being seen with former President George Bush at a football game appearing to be friends. The Bush-Cheney administration 2001-2009 remains heavily controversial, defined by the Iraq War, the domestic war on drugs as well as the Great Recession. Ellen on the other hand is a widely loved...

Artist showcases Europe’s largest calligraphy work

Masaaki Hasegawa
Take part in Masaaki Hasegawa's macro project to connect cultures through art https://vimeo.com/304869208 As part of his project "Connect People Thru Art Beyond Borders", the artist Masaaki Hasegawa (Tokyo, 1987) has devised the largest calligraphy work in Europe to date. It consists of a 1,926 square meter area in the...

Fashionistas Loves David Tupaz

DAVID TUPAZ Spring Summer 2018 "Forbidden City" collection Photo by airbutchie
FASHIONISTAS and PEOPLE WHO LOVES GLAMOUR AND ELEGANCE, DON'T MISS THIS SHOW COMING TO TAMPA FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME WITH THE OUT-OF-THIS WORLD FASHIONS OF PHILIPPINE-AMERICAN DESIGNER "DAVID TUPAZ" AS ONE OF THE FEATURED DESIGNERS. TICKETS AVAILABLE AS STATED IN THE POSTERS. WHO IS DAVID TUPAZ? David...

Young American brothers explore Taiwan and share discoveries from children’s point of view

Tainan City, Taiwan – Three brothers, known as the Coolidge Brothers, are exploring Taiwan and sharing their travel experiences as YouTubers. There are a lot of YouTubers, bloggers and professional travelers with an online presence, but there is no one doing what these boys, known as the XJ2 Crew, are doing.  Johan, age 15, Xander, age 11, and Jaden, age...

Meet the Global Peace Film Festival’s Executive Director

First established in 2003, Nina Streich was hired to create the Global Peace Film Festival (GPFF) here in Orlando. “The festival started in 2003 - the year the Iraq War began and the motivation for it was in response to the war," Streich said. "However, from the beginning, I wanted to present a positive vision of working for peace rather than...

REACH-Out Field Day 2017

REACH OUT Field Day
It all started with a question.  This past January, I sat across the table from REACH of Central Florida’s senior adviser as she asked me, “We have a lot of different events for REACH members to volunteer at.  If you could add any event to the ones we already do, what would it be?” I shifted in my seat as...

Making a dream come true – despite hearing loss, a dancing star is born in China

Sonova
Stäfa (Switzerland), June 12, 2017 – Sonova, the leading manufacturer of hearing care solutions worldwide, is inviting one of the best dancers in China to visit Switzerland and Germany. Tianjiao Zhang is making an appearance at Sonova’s annual general shareholders' meeting in Zurich on 13 June 2017 and another at a charity event near Munich on 16 June. Despite her...

SHE LOVES TECH : FINAL PITCHING COMPETITION & PARTY

Shout Out For Selected Woman-Impact Startup Superheros It has been amazing for us to see She Loves Tech grow into a global movement - with She Loves Tech rounds held in China, Singapore, Hongkong, Indonesia, Pakistan, Germany and Canada, the final three in the last weeks alone, with a full house audience in each location and top VCs attending to...

The Rise of SHE Economy

Women and Entrepreneurship: Why investing with a gender lens is a trend of the future 女性与创业:为什么投资女性是未来的趋势   Interview with Virginia Tan 陈玉馨 Co-founder of Lean In China Can you tell us how did you become an entrepreneur? I am Singaporean. I was a lawyer, and after 10 years in Europe and the Middle East I came to China 4 years ago. My job was to represent state...

Orange County Students Attend Mayor Jacobs’ Sixth Annual Youth Leadership Conference

Sixth Annual Youth Leadership Conference
Nearly 250 Orange County Public Schools students from 24 local high schools attended Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ sixth annual Youth Leadership Conference (YLC) at Valencia College’s west campus on March 11. Mayor Jacobs created the program for student leaders when she took office in 2011 in an effort to connect students with their local government. About 1,200 local...
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