All posts by Maricha MartinezSosa

Outstanding Entrepreneur Recognition for the Cultural Impact by EMDES Foundation

EMDES FOUNDATION is a non-profit organization that promotes social, technological, and business entrepreneurship, and development. While they have the year filled with activities, mostly focused on the youth, one of their most iconic events is Emdes Week. In the 2021 edition, they gave the “Outstanding Entrepreneur” recognition to individuals in several areas, and I was…

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Mapping Culture & Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with Google Maps

Mapping culture is placing representative elements of our cultural heritage on platforms that allow georeferencing. It is an easy, simple, and efficient way to become a promoter of your patrimony and contribute to increasing its value, popularity, and its touristic potential. In the post called “Celebrating Latinx Heritage Month with Google Maps,” , published by @izzyp223 on Google’s platform…

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Winner: Pasaporte Abierto International Travel Journalism Award 2021 · Originality

My piece “Turista en casa: (re)descubriendo Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional” was awarded with the Pasaporte Abierto International Award 2021, under the Category: Originality. This article is part of a series that can be summarized as follows: We often forget the treasures we have just around the corner and as they say: you only love what…

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Centro Cultural Perelló’s Virtual Conference: “Radio, a Gap-Proof Broadcasting”

Virtual Conference “La Radio Difusión A Prueba De Brechas” (Radio, a Gap-Proof Broadcasting). The stage was the virtual platform of the Perelló Cultural Center of the Dominican Republic. Facilitated via Zoom on February 2021 by Maricha Martinez Sosa, PhD.