The Raleigh Digital Connectors ROCK!!!

If ever you wondered what I did in addition to research the video below will tell you! I have been gifted the opportunity to work with groups of BRILLIANT young people for the past three years and the experience has been invaluable. The privilege of assisting in molding the minds of our future leaders in STEM is one that I truly cherish 🙂

Raleigh will ask residents about technology habits | News and Observer

The survey will collect demographic information as well as information about digital habits. Its goal is to help the city create targeted programs that respond to the needs of residents. “We can see the impact, we just need to measure it now,” said Brittney Cofield-Poole (ME!), community outreach specialist for the IT department. She will oversee the collection of the survey. Finding out what people need from a municipal IT department is part of a larger four-year effort, Roper said. It was important to her to lead the department to become more community-focused and fill in digital gaps. via Raleigh will ask residents about technology habits | News and Observer News and Observer.

Google Fiber Is Coming To Raleigh To Bring City Residents Ultra-High Speed Internet Access | raleighnc.gov

Today, Mayor McFarlane announced that Google Fiber is coming to Raleigh. Improving broadband speed and choice for residents has been a priority for Raleigh for some time. Raleigh applied for Google Fiber in 2010, joined North Carolina Next Generation Network (NCNGN), and completed the Google Fiber checklist last year.

via Google Fiber Is Coming To Raleigh To Bring City Residents Ultra-High Speed Internet Access | raleighnc.gov.