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IMPORTANT: Assignment Questions Answered

Hello Everyone,

I was thrilled to see SO many assignments posted for Week 1. If you haven't done so already, when submitting your assignment make sure you have tagged it: 2013 VOF Week 1.

If you tag it right, your assignment will appear on this page: http://worldpulse.com/taxonomy/term/18607

Each week the assignment is due at midnight Pacific Standard Time. At that time, we will make the NEXT assignment live. So, Week 2 will be live this evening and you will have 7 days to complete.

IMPORTANT NOTE:

Make sure that when you write your assignment entry you are writing it in YOUR journal NOT in the Group journal.

Why?

Because once the group is closed the opportunity for the ENTIRE World Pulse community to read your post is lost. If it is in your journal then people can continue to read your brilliant thought and responses to the 1st writing prompt after the application is completed.

The TAG for the Week 2 is 2013 VOF Week 2

To double check if you tagged Week 2 correctly, go here: http://worldpulse.com/taxonomy/term/18684

I wanted to say a sincere THANK YOU to all the applicants that are offering support to one another as we navigate this process. I am impressed! Continue the stellar collaboration my fellow sisters!

Week 2 assignment has an optional poetry section! I am so excited to read your poetry. I am truly sitting on the edge of my seat!

Lastly, your third assignment this year is connected to our current Campaign: Girls Transform the World

You are going to have an opportunity in TWO weeks to write on this. How amazing that we are going to hear YOUR voice surrounding global issues on education!!

Of special note, there is a checkbox titled Girls Transform the World for this Campaign. In Assignment 3 you will be clicking this box as well.

Can my VOF application journals count as a campaign submission?

Raising your voice for action is a key piece of the VOF program. We want all VOF applicants to have the opportunity to participate in our current digital action campaign. That's why the VOF Week 3 assignment is especially designed so that your assignment can also be used as a campaign submission. The other application assignments have a different focus and structure, and most likely won't be the best fit for a campaign submission. If you really can't wait until week 3 to add your voice to the Girls Transform the World campaign, we suggest you review the campaign submission guidelines and submit a post that is written according to these guidelines and SEPARATE from your VOF application.

We hope that clears up some confusion! And if you have any other questions about tagging or categorizing posts, don't hesitate to ask.

With much LOVE and RESPECT,

Zoe

Comments

Aminah's picture

Can't wait for the week two

Can't wait for the week two readings and assignment :)
I like playing with poetry - even if I am not an expert on it, I simply love word play.

This program is so very exciting so far. I am enjoying it very much.

Regards
Aminah

Salaam
Aminah

foufou's picture

question

Dear Zoe

I can not open the linke of the week 2 ?
Best Thank

S.Faiza

Zoepiliafas's picture

Week 2

Hello There,

We will open up the link to Week 2 at midnight tonight.

Stay tuned.

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

Saving Angel's picture

So excited!!

I'm so excited to read the material for week 2!! I'm not all that good in poetry but I'm excited to try and get some great feedback on it!!

Much love & respect to all <3

Taha Mirani's picture

I'm loving it

Dear Zoe, (Well, in Kashmir, Zoe/Zu is used for someone you adore, usually for children.)

<3

The whole process is very exciting. I'm loving it.

Love

Taha Mirani

Zoepiliafas's picture

Lovely

OOOOOOooooo that is such a sweet meaning behind a name. In Greek my name means life. Do you know what your name means?

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

Taha Mirani's picture

Yes :)

Hey, Zoe is life in Greek? Cool, ha! (y)

Mine's the 20th surah of the Holy Qur'an.

Love

Taha Mirani

Zoepiliafas's picture

Love the meaning of names

Thanks for sharing!

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

mukoche khatondi's picture

link opening

Dear Zoe,
Cant open assignment 2 link. please help. Thanks

Lilian Khatondi

Zoepiliafas's picture

Assignment 2

It should be ready to open now. Let me know if you are still having trouble access the link.

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

mukoche khatondi's picture

Thanks

Hi Zoe,
Iam now able to access the link. Thanks for your help

Lilian Khatondi

had's picture

hello Zoe,

Well !! i think i submitted mine at last moment as i think... i hope it worked out and i didnt miss th train!
i didnt have the enough time to do it earlier :(

i enjoyed it so much though

thnx Zoe :)

kmoeti's picture

Week 2 Link?

Hi,

The Week 2 Assignment link is not working for me, please assist.

Zoepiliafas's picture

One more time

Hello there,

I believe the link is now working properly. Please let me know if you run into any more problems.

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

TinaN's picture

Good morning Zoe

i cant open assignment 2 Link

Zoepiliafas's picture

Week 2

Hello there,

I believe the link is now working properly. Please let me know if you run into any more problems.

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

TinaN's picture

Good morning Zoe

i cant open assignment 2 Link

Precious M's picture

Hi Zoe

Thank you for your consistence in giving us useful information.

Oh I love poetry! Back in the day day when I was in secondary I used to write a lot of poetry. However, it's been really long since I did that kind of writing. Hopefully, this assignment will rekindle my love for it.

I just can't wait!

Much love from Cameroon.

Precious

My pen speaks

Dear Zoe
I want to get started with my readings of week 2 but there are no links like week to follow, and when I click on the week 2: personal activity it goes to my personal profile!

So I am not sure what I should there,
could you please help me out?

thanks
Somaye

Zoepiliafas's picture

Week 2

Hello there,

The link should be working now. Can you try again and let me know if you are still having problems?

Thank you!

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

Somaye Dehban's picture

yes, it's working!

Hello Zoe
yes, it is working.

thanks for the swift reply and support

all the best
Somaye

smk's picture

Late post

I'm sad I just realized I missed the week 1 deadline! I was offline for several days and was calculating the due date in my head based on April 2nd plus 7 days thus I figured April 9th was the due date. Is there any allowance for such mistakes on week 1? Am I out of the project now? In any case I have just posted my week 1 writing. Thanks!

Zoepiliafas's picture

You are on time!

We have you in! Continue on the week 2! The due date is next week Tuesday!

Regards,

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

Sharontina's picture

Thanks

Dear Zoe,

I should pour out a million thanks for your support without which we will lose that pat on our back. I wish every dear sisters a great time poetry making.

Wish you the best in all your work and ventures too.

Much love.

Merlin Sharontina

Zoepiliafas's picture

Thank you

Thank you!!!

I echo your wish of support for our sisters as they write!

LOVE to you!

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

Sharontina's picture

Love

<3 <3<3 <3

Merlin Sharontina

Aysha Ibrahim's picture

Request

Thank you Zoe Piliafas for your assistance throughout. I am longing to see you as you are such a friendly and loving :-) thanks for all support and I wish that we have comments on our each journal as it really give us insight and single word from each other is enough to encourage us. hope our all posts get full attention what it really deserve. so it’s my request to all to go through each post and must comment as it matters a lot…

Greengirl's picture

Hello Zoe

I can't but commend you for the great work you are doing. You've been very supportive of every one of us. Kudos to you! Please, I cant access the Week 2 Assignment.

Cheers,

Greengirl

Sharontina's picture

week 2

Dear,

are you still not able to find week 2. it is in the same page where you found week 1 assignment and learning materials. Just follow the link by going to the groups - 2013 VOF Future applicants

Love.

Merlin Sharontina

Greengirl's picture

Haha!

My very own Sharontina to the rescue! Eureka!

Look forward to seeing your face, lovely!

Love you,

Greengirl

loretta's picture

hi Zoe

I missed out answering the question " how does this journey fit into the personal vision for the future". What do I have to do, to include that in my assignment? I forgot to preview, I think I was little overwhelmed and emotional.

Thank you
Loretta.

Loretta.

A successful woman is one who can build a firm foundation with the bricks others throw at her. Author Unkown.

Zoepiliafas's picture

Time add

I would suggest going back into your journal and making that addition. Our readers just got their assignments so I would assume that your entry may not be read until tomorrow.

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

loretta's picture

thanks will do that.

I will definitely do that. Thank you

Loretta.

A successful woman is one who can build a firm foundation with the bricks others throw at her. Author Unkown.

Enas Lotfy's picture

the link no open

the link no open

mrbeckbeck's picture

Direct link

Hello there,

Try this direct link again: http://worldpulse.com/voices-of-our-future-application-classroom/week2

It should be working now. Let me know if you still have problems.

Regards,

Scott Beck
World Pulse Online Community Manager

Enas Lotfy's picture

thank you

thank you

Sangita Thapa's picture

Hi Zoepiliafas! Im afraid but

Hi Zoepiliafas! Im afraid but the link doesnt really open. I hope you'll help me go further. Thank you.

Zoepiliafas's picture

Direct Link

Hello there,

Try this direct link again: http://worldpulse.com/voices-of-our-future-application-classroom/week2

It should be working now. Let me know if you still have problems.

Regards,

Zoe Piliafas

Voices of Our Future Community Manager
World Pulse

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