Expert Feature: Jamal Bilal on Telling Stories

EvolvEd intern Bryant Blackburn sits down for a conversation with Jamal Bilal, a storyteller, writer, producer and comic book artist in New York City. BB: I usually start interviews by asking for the guest to introduce themselves, but you say on your website you don’t like talking about yourself, so, instead, I’d like to askContinue reading “Expert Feature: Jamal Bilal on Telling Stories”

EvolvEd CEO Benjamin Horst Interviewed for Tech People Podcast

Our CEO, Benjamin Horst, was recently interviewed by Ken Coyne for his Tech People podcast in a segment about launching new technology products. Drawing from his experience with EvolvEd, along with prior positions at Bloomberg LP, The Institute for Integrative Nutrition, Shapeways, Six Apart and others, the interview covers topics including how to build aContinue reading “EvolvEd CEO Benjamin Horst Interviewed for Tech People Podcast”

Welcoming our New Intern, Bryant

A new member has joined the EvolvEd marketing team for the fall semester! Bryant Blackburn is from Brooklyn, New York and a sophomore at Bowdoin College, where he’s pursuing a major in music composition and performance, with a minor in English. At Bowdoin, Bryant plays bass in the jazz combos, is a member of Bowdoin’s SaturdayContinue reading “Welcoming our New Intern, Bryant”

Expert Feature: Ballet with Maria Dean

EvolvEd intern Johnathan Dean sits down with Maria Dean to talk about her experience with ballet, why she loves dancing, how it serves as a creative outlet and avenue of self-expression. When did you first start ballet?  I first started classical ballet at age 5.  Why did you try ballet? Were there any people whoContinue reading “Expert Feature: Ballet with Maria Dean”

EvolvEd Technologies LLC Announces Partnership with Eazy-Digi Edtech Solutions

EvolvEd Technologies LLC and Eazy-Digi Edtech Solutions have announced a partnership to bring Eazy-Digi’s online tutors to the growing EvolvEd community. This collaboration utilizes the Partner Page feature on EvolvEd: organizations that partner with EvolvEd can create their own branded page on the site, displaying information about the organization and serving as an umbrella underContinue reading “EvolvEd Technologies LLC Announces Partnership with Eazy-Digi Edtech Solutions”

Word of the Week: Lethargic

Lethargic: having a lack of energy and feeling weak; lazy or drowsy. It comes from the Greek word ληθαργικός (lethargikos), which means ‘drowsy’, and was first used in the 1590s.  Example Comic on a Sluggish Day: How To Say ‘Lethargic’ In Different Languages: Italian Letargico (pronounced leh-tar-gee-co) Korean 무기력 한 (pronounced mugilyeog han; also meansContinue reading “Word of the Week: Lethargic”

Expert Roundtable: Wellness and Wellbeing

On Thursday, August 13th from 5:00-6:00 PM Eastern, EvolvEd Technologies will host its first Expert Roundtable. The format: We’re all thinking about our health in these unusual circumstances, whether it be physical, emotional, social, or psychological. EvolvEd co-founder Vik Jindal will be joined by site experts Sarah Emily Sajdak and Varsha Mathur for a live discussion onContinue reading “Expert Roundtable: Wellness and Wellbeing”

Word of the Week: Gregarious

Gregarious: sociable and outgoing; to love being with people. It comes from the Latin noun grex, meaning “herd/flock”, and was mainly used to describe animals in the 17th century. By the 18th century, gregarious was also used to describe sociable people. Example Comic Set at a Birthday Party: How To Say “Gregarious” in Different Languages:Continue reading “Word of the Week: Gregarious”

EvolvEd Technologies LLC Announces Partner Page Feature and Partnership with New York Chess Academy

EvolvEd Technologies LLC and the New York Chess Academy have announced a partnership to bring online chess lessons to the growing EvolvEd community. This collaboration utilizes the new Partner Page feature on EvolvEd: organizations that partner with EvolvEd can create their own branded page on the site that displays information about the organization and servesContinue reading “EvolvEd Technologies LLC Announces Partner Page Feature and Partnership with New York Chess Academy”