Chris: Women Wednesdays and ACT House

Chris Lormeus is a 2020 FSU Tech Fellow who is interning with Tallahassee’s Domi Station. In this past week, I’ve learned about a few ways Domi station is enabling underrepresented groups to be integrated into the small business world. One program in particular that Domi Station has started is Women Wednesdays. It is an initiativeContinue reading “Chris: Women Wednesdays and ACT House”

Nohemi: Interviewing ShePlays Founder Ashley Hart

Nohemi Soza-Acevedo is a 2020 FSU Tech Fellow interning at Orlando’s StarterStudio. As my 5th week interning at StarterStudio came to an end, I couldn’t help but highlight one of the interviews I conducted with one of the current seed accelerators at StarterStudio. As mentioned in some of my previous blog posts, I’ve had theContinue reading “Nohemi: Interviewing ShePlays Founder Ashley Hart”

Alexander: Some things I learned from a local startup

Alexander Blanchette is a 2020 FSU Tech Fellow interning at StarterStudio in Orlando, FL. Working with StarterStudio has allowed me to meet with many entrepreneurs who are working on original projects. One of my duties as a marketing intern is to interview startups who have or are currently going through StarterStudio programs. One of theContinue reading “Alexander: Some things I learned from a local startup”

Chris: Developing New Habits and Positive Thinking

Chris Lormeus is a 2020 FSU Tech Fellows who is interning at Domi Station in Tallahassee, FL. During my time at Domi Station, I’ve had multiple chances for growth while working remotely. I have learned skills that I can utilize as a student and in the workforce. While working remotely I’ve had to adjust toContinue reading “Chris: Developing New Habits and Positive Thinking”

Alex: Waking Early, Creating Space and Knowing when to Stop

Working remotely has been interesting if I were to describe it. Interesting in the sense that it gives me more freedom than expected and the downside of having to maintain that balance of work and relaxation. In the beginning, I truly did struggle to properly wake up and do my work, because I have alwaysContinue reading “Alex: Waking Early, Creating Space and Knowing when to Stop”

Working remotely! The benefits, the challenges, the fun, and the opportunities

Alexander Blanchette is a 2020 Tech Fellow interning with Orlando’s StarterStudio. If I had to sum up my experience working remotely with StarterStudio in one word it would be “flexibility”. Working remotely comes with many benefits, for starters, I don’t think I would be able to learn about and take part in as many projectsContinue reading “Working remotely! The benefits, the challenges, the fun, and the opportunities”

Nohemi: Making the most of a remote internship

Nohemi Soza-Acevedo is a 2020 Tech Fellow interning at Orlando’s StarterStudio. In this past week, I can sincerely reflect and conclude that the challenges, opportunities, and growth presented as a StarterStudio intern does not go unnoticed. During the past few weeks working with StarterStudio, I have learned many valuable skills that not only will help meContinue reading “Nohemi: Making the most of a remote internship”

Chris: Helping Domi Station Transition

Chris Lormeus is a 2020 Tech Fellow interning with Tallahassee’s Domi Station. This week my internship with Domi Station has yielded a few surprises. One surprise in particular that stuck out that was being tasked with creating and modifying the procedures the company should take since the lockdown due to COVID-19. I had to researchContinue reading “Chris: Helping Domi Station Transition”

Nohemi: Challenges so Far

Nohemi Soza-Acevedo is a 2020 Tech Fellow interning at Orlando’s StarterStudio. As my third week of interning for StarterStudio came to an end, I can reflect back and say that I have faced some challenges. One of my favorite sayings that I live by, states the following: “Accept the challenges so that you can feelContinue reading “Nohemi: Challenges so Far”

Adel: Week One

My name is Adel Bebe. I’m starting my 2nd-year at Florida State University majoring in Chemical Engineering. I have been involved in CARE’s SSS-STEM program and the CRE’s Florida-Georgia Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation program (FGLSAMP), in addition to the National Society of Black Engineers. Through FGLSAMP I’ve been able to talk with minorityContinue reading “Adel: Week One”