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Groundbreaking Olympian Anita DeFrantz
Ready Row USA

Groundbreaking Olympian Anita DeFrantz

Our exclusive interview with the legendary and inspiring Anita DeFrantz at the USRowing Convention kicks off our celebration of Black History Month. DeFrantz was born in 1952 in Philadelphia, USA. A member of the Vesper Boat Club in her home city, she was captain of the American rowing team at the 1976 Summer Olympics winning the bronze medal in women's eight.
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Digital Colonialism & the Ethics of Data
Peeragogy in Action

Digital Colonialism & the Ethics of Data

Meet technology policy scholars Paola Ricaurte and Yasmine Boudiaf. We’ll learn more about the ethics of data and consider how their work can inform the Peeragogy Project
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Ready, Row! USA #88: 2nd Anniversary Rowapalooza!
Ready Row USA

Ready, Row! USA #88: 2nd Anniversary Rowapalooza!

What's a Rowapalooza? Why, it's a celebration of our 2-year anniversary with #ReadyRowUSA alumni. Not to be missed! #rowing
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Face The Book TV #9: Here’s My Manuscript. Now What?
Face the Book TV

Face The Book TV #9: Here’s My Manuscript. Now What?

Independent publishing is not for the faint of heart - although access to technology has demolished the stranglehold of the traditional publishing "gatekeepers," you will have to acquire the skills, invest the time, or hire the talent (or all three) required to professionally publish and effectively distribute your book. Panelists: Eddie Vincent, Shawn Anderson, Charlotte Pierce
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USRowing Convention 2020 Recap
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USRowing Convention 2020 Recap

What USRowing Convention it has been! We heard  from and interacted with legendary rowing coaches, rowing science geeks, sports diversity & inclusion activists - and our brand-new CEO!
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Gratitude to our first distributor, Rowing Chat
Ready Row USA

Gratitude to our first distributor, Rowing Chat

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Ready, Row! USA Special: USRowing Convention 2020 Preview
Ready Row USA

Ready, Row! USA Special: USRowing Convention 2020 Preview

As part of our event sponsorship for the #USRowCon2020, Ready, Row! USA connects with Samantha Wonderlin and Sarah McAulifffe, two of the event's intrepid organizers, to discuss the first-ever USRowing Virtual Convention, Dec. 8-13, 2020.
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Peeragogy In Action #4: Collaborative Book Creation
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Peeragogy In Action #4: Collaborative Book Creation

Peeragogy In Action podcast, Episode #4 Peeragogy is all about forming a collaborative community with diverse skills interested in learning how to do something, and doing it! The Peeragogy Handbook, started in 2012, is one such project
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New USRowing CEO Amanda Kraus looks ahead
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New USRowing CEO Amanda Kraus looks ahead

New USRowing CEO Amanda Kraus talks to Olympic athlete & coach Jim Dietz about the challenges ahead of her at the organization.
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Advertising Your Book on Amazon
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Advertising Your Book on Amazon

Award-winning nonfiction publisher Ian Lamont gives a brief overview of Amazon and Facebook advertising for book publishers.
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Peering Into Early Learning
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Peering Into Early Learning

Join CICOLAB (Collective Intelligence Collaboratory) co-founders Lauren Nignon and Charles Blass as they report initial findings on what makes “Peeragogy for Kids."
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IPNE Authors & Publishers Conference Preview
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IPNE Authors & Publishers Conference Preview

Come join us virtually for an educational and fun-filled weekend that you won’t soon forget. And don't forget about the IPNE Book Awards on Saturday evening Nov. 7! (drum roll, please!)
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Rowing to Recovery
Ready Row USA

Rowing to Recovery

Our experts discuss how they leverage the benefits of rowing to achieve recovery from physical and mental challenges.
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Virtual Book Events: Leveraging the New Reality
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Virtual Book Events: Leveraging the New Reality

“Virtual Book Events: How to Leverage the New Reality.” airs Oct. 21 at 4 pm. Hosted by IPNE president Eddie Vincent who interviews renowned publicist Skye Wentworth, along with Greg Josephs, who recently produced a virtual launch for his novel. Produced by Charlotte Pierce
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Wikipedia in the Misinformation Age
Peeragogy in Action

Wikipedia in the Misinformation Age

How is Wikipedia different? The platform is not driven by the same profit motives of YouTube, Twitter, or Facebook; in fact, its entire purpose is to enable users to evaluate good vs. bad sources of information. How can Wikipedia help us, how can we help Wikipedia, and what can be learned from Wikipedia to help other websites better serve the public good?
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Inclusion in the Boathouse – Rowing for All?
Ready Row USA

Inclusion in the Boathouse – Rowing for All?

How do we mobilize as a rowing community to make our sport more accessible to a wider range of communities, financial resources, and physical abilities? We found some folks with good, practical suggestions and best practices.
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Protected: Day Tripper Books: Beta Readers

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A Most Beautiful Thing
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A Most Beautiful Thing

Meet the inspiring principals in the documentary "A Most Beautiful Thing". The documentary explores the safety and brotherhood these young men found on the water.
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All about IPNE
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All about IPNE

Learn how IPNE can help you "make better books and sell more of them."
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