21 avril 2019

Pictures of Academic Laptop Lids

By Joshua Kim. Tweeted pictures in response to my question about how academics decorate their laptops. More...

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Mobile Veterinarians and Online Learning

By Joshua Kim. My dog is old. 
We are not sure precisely how old, as she came to us as a rescue dog. Millie has lived with us for about 12 years.  We think she might have been two when she arrived. More...

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'Loonshots' and Our Imagined Higher Ed Futures

By Joshua Kim. We are in desperate need of an alternative to disruptive innovation theory. Nowhere is this need greater than in helping us think about the future of higher ed. More...

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7 Arguments Against "The Creeping Capitalist Takeover of Higher Education"

By Joshua Kim. If you read one long article this month about the future of higher education, then have that article be Kevin Carey’s The Creeping Capitalist Takeover of Higher Education. More...

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What's On Your Laptop Lid?

By Joshua Kim. What we tell the world about ourselves when we open our laptops. More...

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My Dad's Three Decades of Academic Telecommuting

By Joshua Kim. A couple of weeks ago we had a good discussion about distributed / long-distance academics. More...

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Welcome Michael P. Lynch, Author of 'The Internet of Us’

By Joshua Kim. Combining an author introduction with a book review. More...

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’The Human Tide’ and the Baby Boomlet in Population Books

By Joshua Kim. We are in the midst of something of a baby boomlet of demography books. Fans of population science can read the recently published Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline (2019) and Demography: A Very Short Introduction (2018). More...

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Beyond the Melting Pot: International Students on Campus

Institutions emphasize importance of diversity, globalization and democracy as critical responses to the rising tides of isolationism and nationalism, but international students have experienced something else. More...

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A Look at Private Higher Education in the UK

There has long been a private higher education sector in the UK made up of colleges of professional training and niche providers offering vocational subjects outside the Universities’ traditional remit. More...

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