© 2018 by Melina Tupa. 

December 1, 2014

 

Mia Stewart wasn’t enjoying having Veteran’s Day off, as the rest of her classmates were. She was worried. She had to turn in a book report on “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian” by Sherman Alexie the next day, but she didn’t have a place to type it and...

November 11, 2014

The light of the monitor reflected on Janelle’s face. She seemed absorbed by the screen. She typed: <h1>Design That Locker!</h1>

 

Then she paused, giggled and wrote: <p> How to survive Junior high and High School in Style! </p>.

 

Then she typed “background” a...

November 3, 2014

It’s Tuesday evening at City Hall, and in a conference room scattered people chat animatedly while they start setting up their computers on one of six tables. A guy in his 40s wearing jeans, sneakers and a white beret with green stripes rushes into the room. He is carr...

October 28, 2014

Kemish Rosales spent the summer of 2012, the one between his junior and senior year of high school, learning how to remove hard drives and disk drives safely, rebooting computers, installing software, cleaning mice and speakers, and attending a computer lab every Thurs...

October 8, 2014

On the busy corner of Franklin and Broadway, surrounded by restaurants and lounges, stands the new headquarters of the Kapor Center for Social Impact. Remodeling began in mid-September and should be finished in the fall of 2015.

 

The Kapor Center is an organization that...

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