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UP Alumni In The News 8.24.11

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

This week in addition to UP Alumni news, we’ve got UP Founder news! UP Experience co-founder Sheryl Rapp has been selected by Texas Executive Women as one of their 2011 Women On The Move. Houston Woman Magazine wrote about the upcoming awards in their latest issue.

Also this week:

Yesterday's East Coast earthquake should be a warning says Michio Kaku. Image courtesy of flickr/digitalsadhu

UP 10 speaker Michio Kaku commented in near real time on yesterday’s East Coast earthquake.

UP 09 speaker Peter Diamandis and his X Prize Foundation were featured on CBS News for their work “to solve the unsolvable.”

UP 09-11 speaker and emcee David Eagleman‘s pioneering research on time perception was included in an article from Wired, “Why Some Seconds Seem to Last Forever.”

Congrats are in order for UP 10 speaker Gracie Cavnar who has been recognized by Self magazine as one of three winners of their “Women Doing Good” award.

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Keep It UP!

Sunday, November 14th, 2010

Thank you to everyone who joined us at UP 2010. Every year we are truly amazed at the discoveries shared on our stage and the connections made both within the audience and between attendees and speakers. And, without a doubt our favorite part is hearing about the ideas sparked over the course of the day.

Now it is up to all of us to keep it UP! It is our goal to make The UP Experience a year round inspiration, a community where exploration, innovation and entrepreneurship are happening every day.

Please post comments here and contact us at sheryl@theUPexperience.com to share how you are staying UP, and let us know how we can help! We’ll be using this blog and a few other means to keep things going in the coming months. Check back for more news on how to stay connected and involved.

Follow your favorite speakers on Facebook, Twitter, Linked In and visit their websites and blogs to get the latest news on their work. And, don’t forget about us at UP!

The UP Experience:

On the web: www.theupexperience.com

Twitter: @theupexperience

Facebook: www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=6845346571

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/theUPexperience1

Linked In: www.linkedin.com/company/the-up-experience

Michael Eisner:

On the web: www.michaeleisner.com

Dan Buettner:

On the web: www.danbuettner.com (check out the bottom right-hand side of the site to sign up for Dan’s newsletter)

Twitter: @BlueZones

Facebook: www.facebook.com/BlueZonesFans

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/LongevityBlueZones

David Pogue:

On the web: www.davidpogue.com

Twitter: @Pogue

Facebook: www.facebook.com/#!/davidpoguereporter

Blog: pogue.blogs.nytimes.com/

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/Pogue

Luis Von Ahn:

On the web: www.cs.cmu.edu/~biglou/ www.captcha.net www.google.com/recaptcha

Twitter: @LuisvonAhn

Facebook: www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Luis-von-Ahn/108254389203470

Blog: vonahn.blogspot.com/

Adora Svitak:

On the web: www.adorasvitak.com

Twitter: @adorasv

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/adorasvitek

Blog: www.adorasvitak.com/Blog.html

Gracie Cavnar:

On the web: www.recipe4success.org

Twitter: @r4shouston

Facebook: www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=28801743072

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/graciecavnar

Blogs: recipe4success.org/blogs-page.html

Steve Thomas:

On the web:  www.stevethomashome.com

Kevin Kelly:

On the web: www.kk.org

Twitter: @kevin2kelly

Facebook: www.facebook.com/Kevin2Kelly

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/Kevin2Kelly

Blogs: www.kk.org/blogs/index.php

Wendy Schiller:

On the web: http://research.brown.edu/research/profile.php?id=10069

Richard Florida:

On the web: www.creativeclass.com

Twitter: @Richard_Florida

Facebook: www.facebook.com/whosyourcity

David Eagleman:

On the web: www.eagleman.com

Twitter: @davideagleman

Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/David-Eagleman/268610971548

Jessica Jackley:

On the web: www.kiva.org/ www.profounder.com/

Twitter: @jessicajackley @kiva @teamprofounder

Facebook: www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=28801743072#!/kiva   http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=28801743072#!/ProFounder

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/kivamicrofunds

James Maas:

On the web: www.powersleep.org

Bill Nye:

On the web: www.billnye.com

Twitter: @TheScienceGuy

Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Bill-Nye-The-Science-Guy-Official-Fan-Page/48947135361?ref=mf

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/TheRealBillNye

Dennis Littky:

On the web: www.bigpicture.org – check out “stay informed” to sign up for the newsletter

Twitter: @Dennis_Littky @bigpiclearning

Facebook: www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1357843955&ref=nf

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/bplearning

Shawn Achor:

On the web: www.shawnachor.com – newsletter sign up on the left

Twitter@shawnachor

YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/sachor

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