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Helge Fahrnberger

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I am a blogger and social media entrepreneur based in Vienna, Austria. I co-founded Toursprung and the Austrian BarCamp scene. I am a passionate observer of the ongoing transformation into a networked society but my heart is in Burkina Faso, where friends and I finance rural health related projects under the name of Laafi, which means “Health” in Mooré as well as “Hello”. My blog in German:

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2 December 2009

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Austria: How Social Media Set “Universities on Fire”

Did you know that at this very moment many universities throughout Europe are occupied by students? This remarkable movement has been coordinated entirely via online social media.

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