Digital Presence, or How to Keep Up with the Convention When Incapacitated

by Joe Nelis
Eastern Student Representative, 2012-2013
Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA

First impressions go a long way, even with coffee shops.  As a coffee connoisseur (see also: English student), I was excited to try Café du Monde.  When a scalding hot mug of someone else’s coffee was dropped in my lap, I was less than amused.  With my jeans and The Great Gatsby shirt soaked, I made my awkward, chafing way back to the hotel.  It was about this time I discovered that I forgot to pack an extra pair of pants…

Read more to find out how Joe dealt with his dilemma and made his convention experience even richer by harnessing technology.

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