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  • Specator - Professor Sparks Fundraising for Clean Water

    By Cat Katlett

    October 19, 2009

    Eight Seattle University students dove headfirst into an on-campus fundraising project to bring clean water to people around the world.

    SUpport Water was inspired by Peter Blomquist, an adjunct professor of public affairs and nonprofit leadership. He wanted to challenge one of his classes to pick a global topic and use social media tools to inspire and educate at least 1,000 people.

    “Social media is the new communication paradigm,” Blomquist said.


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