Week 3: I ♥ E-Poetry @ Caguas Mini Maker Faire

This Saturday, January 31, we will be attending the Caguas Mini Maker Faire to represent I ♥ E-Poetry. In order to be prepared for this event, you need to do the following:

  • Familiarize yourselves with I ♥ E-Poetry: http://iloveepoetry.com
  • Presentations:
    • Prepare an elevator pitch for I ♥ E-Poetry in Spanish and in English.
    • Prepare a 5-minute demo of the I ♥ E-Poetry site (using the site) that showcases:
      • The overall site.
      • Featured resources.
      • Individual entries.
      • E-literary works
    • Be prepared to deliver both kinds of presentations on our Friday meeting.
  • Dress code:
    • White t-shirt with I ♥ E-Poetry logo (iron-on transfers witht he logo will be provided). Purchase a t-shirt if you don’t have one you wish to use.
    • Blue jeans.
  • Bring equipment to the Faire: laptops, tablets.
  • If you have an iOS device (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch), install a sampling of e-lit created for iOS.
  • Plan our trip to the event using our planning document (sign in with UPR account).

If you’re not going to the Mini Maker Faire:

  • Find contact information for the corporations listed in this working document.
  • Fill in as much information as you can in the document.
  • This needs to be ready by Tuesday, February 3.

Spring 2015 Startup

Welcome Spring 2015 interns!

This semester we hit the ground running with two major projects:

English Department Website

Before the semester started, I launched the new English Department website and now we need to give it some attention:

I ♥ E-Poetry @ Caguas Mini Maker Faire

  • Familiarize yourselves with I ♥ E-Poetry: http://iloveepoetry.com
  • Develop materials for Caguas Mini Maker Faire: http://c3tec.org/maker/
    • Poster
    • Brochures
    • Cards
    • T-Shirts
    • Other swag?
  • Design exhibits for Maker Faire:
    • Slideshow: screenshots, video capture
    • I ♥ E-Poetry & E-literature demos.
    • Individual talking presentations.
  • Plan our trip to the event:
    • Transportation
    • Schedule