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Five reasons to attend the 19NTC

January 8, 2019
Still wondering if the 19NTC is a good fit for you? (Tip: it is!) Check out our top five reasons to attend the conference.

Hot Dogs, high fives and hugs: big wins for digital inclusion programming in Atlanta

January 3, 2019
Heather Salters, an emerging leader in NTEN’s 2018 Digital Inclusion Fellowship,  is working to increase and improve the DeKalb County Public Library digital literacy programs. She shares her experience in implementing Technology Tutoring sessions, and the positive outcomes she’s seen thus far.

Meet our community champions in the 2018 NTENny Awards

December 28, 2018
We pay tribute to 11 people who have gone above and beyond in their commitment to our sector, driving our community forward and tirelessly working for excellence. From fields as diverse as community management, digital inclusion, and web design, our NTENny Award recipients embody NTEN’s values and push our sector forward.

Nominations open for Pizzigati Prize for Software in the Public interest

December 27, 2018
Applications and nominations are now open for the $10,000 Antonio Pizzigati Prize for Software in the Public Interest. The deadline to apply or nominate is January 16, 2019, and the prize will be awarded on March 15, 2019, at NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference in Portland, Oregon.

Turn off notifications, dial up the empathy: 2018 lessons from NTEN Staff

December 27, 2018
NTEN staff members share their biggest lesson—be it professional, personal, or a little bit of both—learned in 2018. Share yours with us and tag it #nptechlesson.

My 2018 tech lesson: how to make process improvement stick

December 19, 2018
NTEN member Keisha Carr reflects on her biggest tech lesson of 2018: "a request for technology change is sometimes, in actuality, a process improvement project in disguise."

In the news: the ethics of tech in 2018

December 17, 2018
Privacy issues, transparency questions and data breaches from major tech companies made big headlines in 2018. Here are a few articles to help consider your own workplace technology’s power, capabilities, and consequences.

Making powerful video? Submit yours to the 2019 #DoGooderAwards

December 14, 2018
If your organization made a compelling video this year, submit yours to the 2019 #DoGooderAwards. The submission period is open now through January 16, 2019, and voting will be held from February 1 through March 1, 2019.