Category Archives: BLOG

Google apps workshop

On August 26, 2015 the Digital Steward’s Kick started the morning off at RHI (Red Hook Initiative) where they held a workshop teaching the different apps google has to offer such as Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides, Google Forms and Google Drawings. During the workshop the Steward’s had the participants in the workshop complete […]

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Digital Boot Camp

During July 8th – August 6th the Digital Stewards crew worked at the South Brooklyn High School for 4 weeks. Their the stewards learned how to use a DSLR camera, the importance of lights, green screen, Adobe Premiere, stop motion animation, music video production, and a production on a local business. The 4 weeks of the […]

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Gen 4 Web Development/Graphics

During the spring of 2015 Generation 4 of the Digital Stewards started the graphic and website designing portion of their internship. Where they learned the basics of coding such as HTML & CSS. Also, the Stewards got familiar with Adobe Illustrator which allowed the really get their creative juices flowing and challenge them to look at […]

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Career Panel

On January 29th, 2015 the Digital Stewards were all required to meet at the RHI at 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m for a presentation from a few extraordinary folks who made outstanding careers in technology. During the career panel the speakers gave the audience a short bio on who they are and what motivated them to make a career […]

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The Feast Fest 2014

“The Digital Stewards discussing plans.” The Digital Stewards attended an event known as The Feast Hackathon. At this event, Tech savvy people from all over come together to brainstorm and prototype their ideas to help Brooklyn prepare for natural disasters. The hackathon conference kicked off friday October 10th 2014 at Pioneer Works in the red hook […]

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Digital Stewards Take on Philadelphia

On October 24, 2014 the Digital Stewards team headed to Philadelphia for RISE conference. First stop, we got there we took in some sights then made our way to the Jewish American Museum. After an early morning trek without breakfast, our 4 brave young adults mentally prepared to represent Digital Stewards, everyone ate the breakfast […]

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Participatory Budgeting

Last week the Digital Stewards attended a Participatory Budgeting meeting. Participatory budgeting is a different way to manage public money, and to get people involved with government. It is a democracy in which community members directly decide how to spend part of a public budget.   You can join too by becoming a delegate were […]

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