Social Entrepreneurs Inspire at the Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals

Nathan J Peterson, onsite in New York The bright lights were shining inside the Koch Theater at Lincoln Center in New York City and all eyes were on the stage in anticipation of the announcement for 2011’s Imagine Cup World Finals winners. Flags were held high and cheers rang loud as each of the 15…


Boys and Girls bringing digital technology to life

Yesterday in Atlanta I had the great pleasure of attending the Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) Digital Arts Festival. This is one of my favorite events of the year where we get to see incredible entries from kids across America who have brought their creativity to life using technology.   You can see…


Imagine a world…

As I write this post, over 400 students from every corner of the world are competing in Warsaw, Poland at the finals of the 2010 Imagine Cup.  Every single one of these students is a winner.  Over 325,000 students registered for this year’s competition and through local and regional competitions, these 400 have battled their…

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Vote now to help students solve the world’s toughest problems

Each year hundreds of thousands of students from around the world come together to compete in the Imagine Cup. The competition, which is part of Microsoft’s Unlimited Potential initiative, challenges students to use technology and their imagination to solve the world’s toughest problems as inspired by the United Nations Millennium Development Goals: This year over…

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