Author Archives: Project L.I.T.

About Project L.I.T.

We are Project L.I.T. (Living Informed Together). We want to keep people informed of current global and domestic events. Our goal is to motivate and inspire people to live healthier and more meaningful lives together.

Egypt and Libya are affecting the global economy

I have written two columns about the political uprisings currently taking place in North Africa and the Middle East. More specifically, I have described the economic effects of Egypt and Libya. To read my columns, please follow the links below. … Continue reading

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Does our education system measure up?

Project LIT has been a little ignored lately by it’s founders. All of the writers are college students with hectic schedules, who pull all-nighters, and just barely catch a few minutes to watch Adult Swim every night. After spending a … Continue reading

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16 Charitable Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day (via Philanthropy Writing)

This should be the Project LIT way to celebrate Vday! This Valentine's Day, forget the wining and dining. Do something that matters. Like many people, I've had good Valentine's Days and well, not so good. The not-so-good dates back to … Continue reading

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A revolution is coming…or is it? Chaos in Egypt Poll

Project LIT readers know that it’s only a matter of time until we write a post on our opinion (and explanation) of the revolts in Egypt. But first…we want to know what our readers think of it all! Please vote: … Continue reading

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Goldman Sachs Backs Out

“On Jan. 2, 2011, The New York Times Dealbook reported that Goldman Sachs reached out to its private clients with a chance to invest in Facebook, the hot social networking giant currently dominating the Web. With the sudden change of … Continue reading

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Dan Marino Foundation – WalkAbout Autism

Project LIT is all about keeping the people informed. There are so many issues we try to address on the blog, but sometimes we tend to only stick to certain topics or current events Currently 1 in 110 children are born … Continue reading

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Peta2 Meatless Mondays

As volunteers from Peta2 hit the campus of UCF this past week, many students may be left wondering: what did they aim to do here? A growing demand for vegetarian and vegan options all across campus, including in the Marketplace … Continue reading

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Google – Larry Page Takes Over

As it has grown in Silicon Valley, Google has lost some of its entrepreneurial culture and become a slower-moving company. Today, January 20, 2011, Google announced that they are handing the reins of the company to one of its co-founders, … Continue reading

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FDA System Approves Nonexistent Product from Nonexistent Company for Human Testing (via COTO Report)

by Heidi Stevenson 10 January 2011          gaia-health A sting nailed a company the HHS authorized to oversee human drug trials. The absurdities in the application are belly laugh funny, but in their rush to keep the money coming, they approved … Continue reading

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The circus is coming

As a parent it may be hard to deny your children anything at all; especially, when all they want is to see some elephants do tricks. However, before you go, you and your children should be aware of how the … Continue reading

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