Some pick-me-ups for when the drop in temperature causes a drop in motivation.
The Latest & Greatest from LaunchNET Kent State
"Freddy, you're supposed to be on lockdown."
"Vanessa...I'm so cold, that I can use my own nose drippings as a pair of chopsticks."

Highlights for this week include when fashion meets technology, thrifting in downtown Akron, how to believe in yourself and ace that interview, and good noodles ⭐️
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Fashion/Tech Hackathon | Kent State University
The Fashion/Tech Hackathon is a dynamic event allowing teams of students from all across the U.S. and Canada, to learn new skills and create innovative technology that will help define the future of fashion.

This free, weekend-long event is taking place virtually from January 28-30, 2022
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Art Without Limits | Kent State University
This free, day-long event will focus on arts entrepreneurship and developing an entrepreneurial mindset in the arts. Check out the full schedule of speakers below!

Taking place at the DI Hub on February 4, 2022. Virtual streaming option available. 
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Orientations | Design Innovation Hub
The DI Hub will be hosting multiple orientation sessions throughout the semester to introduce students and employees to the space and provide them with access to the labs.

Check out a full list of sessions and sign up for what's most convenient for you!
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Events & Opportunities
Free Coworking Day | Bounce Innovation Hub
Enjoy a change of scenery and the chance to connect with fellow entrepreneurs at this co-working space in downtown Akron!

Next date is Wednesday, January 26
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Webinar Registration - Zoom
Featuring BlendEd founder, David Boone. After experiencing discrepancies in resources between Ivy Leagues and community colleges, David set out to create an all-in-one solution for multi-modal digital resources for community college professors.

Founded in July 2020, this Cleveland-based startup has since raised 1.3M in funding.

Virtual - Wednesday, January 26 at 12pm
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Thrift Store Open House | Modern Traditions Co
Update your wardrobe, practice sustainability, and support local entrepreneurship at Modern Traditions Co. This thrift store is located at Bounce Innovation Hub with open houses this week!

January 27, 10am-4pm
January 28, 10am-4pm
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Resources & Education
Whether it’s running a big company or working as a solo freelancer, the only one able to make it a success is you. There’s no one to hold your hand or talk you through it. It’s all up to you, your imagination, and willpower. Scary, isn’t it?
Believing in yourself is the most important factor..
You just landed an interview at your dream company – congrats! Use this checklist to feel more prepared and confident as you navigate the interview process.
You cannot equally disturb your time among your loved ones. Nor can you take on all the tasks of the day with equal importance. You have to make a choice. It’s this lack of making an intentional…

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