Giving voice: social media usage in the black community

Honoring Black History Month by Jessica Denson, Communications DirectorConnected Nation This February, Connected Nation, like many groups and individuals around the country, is taking time to mark Black History Month. It is important to remember that it is not only a time to celebrate and lift up Black history makers but also an opportunity to share stories and points-of-view that …

African American History-Maker in Technology: Kathryn Finney

Celebrating Black History Month Bowling Green, Ky (February 11, 2021) – To honor Black History Month, Connected Nation is paying tribute to some of the most influential African American innovators in technology. Kathryn Finney is a female tech entrepreneur known as the “Fairy Godmother of Tech Start-ups.” She works to empower not only women, but women of color looking to emerge …

African-American History Maker in Technology: Roy L. Clay

Celebrating Black History Month Bowling Green, Ky. (February 13, 2020) – To honor Black History Month, Connected Nation is paying tribute to some of the most influential African-American innovators in technology. Roy L. Clay is a computer science pioneer who was dubbed the “Godfather of Silicon Valley.” He is best known for developing new software for Hewlett-Packard (HP) computers. Over 50 …