News and Updates

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Written by Guest | January 30, 2017

The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation: Welcome to SXSWedu in Our Own Backyard

Author: Kevin Byrne
(Content provided by The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation)

How to choose which of the hundreds of sessions to attend at SXSWedu is a constant challenge we all face. Is the title catchy, do you want to meet one of the panelists, is the content applicable to your interests? Below is a 60 second read of three sessions on a wide range of topics. We’d like to invite you to attend and engage with us at these panels, and beforehand on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

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Written by Anonymous | January 25, 2017

Student Startup Competition Application Deadline Extended to Sunday, January 29

The application for the SXSWedu Student Startup Competition has been extended to this Sunday, January 29. The Student Startup Competition is open to all Central Texas high school students over the age of 13. This is a great opportunity for high school students to showcase their business model or entrepreneurial endeavor!