Tyisha Varnado named Digital Works Graduate of the Year

Fort Campbell, Kentucky (November 21, 2022) — Connected Nation is proud to honor Tyisha Varnado as our 2022 Digital Works Graduate of the Year. She and other awardees were recognized at the Digital Works hub in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, during a press conference on November 15, announcing CN’s latest digital literacy learning and educational programs for teens, teachers, veterans, and …

Bridging the Divide: CN featured in a global report on digital financial equity and inclusion

Bowling Green, KY (November 17, 2022) – Since its inception, Connected Nation has been working tirelessly to achieve universal broadband access. Through mapping, working with communities on broadband planning, and providing innovative solutions, Connected Nation is helping to raise the awareness about the Digital Divide across the country. Our work has recently been cited in a global report on digital …

C5LA and BIVIUM: Inspiring the Next Generation of STEM Leaders

Bowling Green, KY (October 20, 2022) — This past week, Connected Nation had the opportunity to catch up with leaders of C5 Youth Foundation of Southern California (C5LA), following their first place finish at the national Kids Tech Summit in April. Our conversation with Director, Miguel Duncan, and Career Success Program Director, Rhiann Joshua, checked in on the status of …

Lockdown is over, but the need for better broadband in schools persists

Bowling Green, KY (August 2, 2022) — In spring 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic put a wrench in all things familiar in our lives. The world came to a complete halt as each one of us retreated to our homes to ensure the safety of our communities. The two worlds of COVID became very poignant — the effects of the pandemic …

Digital Works expands free digital skills training and remote job placement program, next class starts July 26

Fort Campbell, Kentucky (July 12, 2022) – Digital Works (DW), a program of the national nonprofit Connected Nation (CN), recently opened up its digital skills and job placement support program to anyone interested in expanding their career options, regardless of military affiliation or location. The training provides digital competency and career readiness for remote jobs that are in demand now. …