30 novembre 2018

A Digital Snapshot of Life in a Small College Town

By Joshua Kim. What a couple of lost dogs tell us about community and technology. More...

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Campus Technology Units Are Where Democrats and Republicans Come Together

By Joshua Kim. How higher ed IT challenges the traditional campus liberal-bias narrative. More...

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'These Truths' for History Majors

By Joshua Kim. In college, I majored in history. I thought that I was pretty good at it. I got A’s. By my senior year, I was taking courses with graduate students. My senior honors thesis won the thesis prize. More...

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Twitter and Conferences

By Joshua Kim. Over the last week, I’ve been running an experiment to answer these two questions. Instead of going to EDUCAUSE 2018 (10/30-11/2) in Denver, I followed the conference on #EDU18. More...

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10 Reasons Not to Pursue That Big Job

By Joshua Kim. EDUCAUSE 2018, which I did not attend but did follow on Twitter (#EDU18), has me thinking about careers. Conferences are about many things, including issues related to career development. Panels and presentations on career progression are always well represented. More...

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Weblogs@UPEI

Weblogs@UPEI
From several sources comes this item describing the Weblogs@UPEI, a project to provide weblogs to all students at UPEI. More...

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D’Arcy Podcasting

D’Arcy Podcasting
James Farmer (who has found a new energy, it seems :) ) reports on this project by D'Arcy Norman at the University of Calgary. Norman has been experimenting with podcasts using WordPress. More...

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Learning Objects: Toys or The Real Thing?

Learning Objects: Toys or The Real Thing?
Read-only wiki page set up by Alan Levine to supplement his talk in New Zealand. More...

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The Future of Digital Media

The Future of Digital Media
Interview with Jeff Jarvis, who captures the essence of new media (though in a breathless way the rise and fall of various Next Big Things should have warned us against). More...

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The Network Structure of Social Capital

The Network Structure of Social Capital
I don't like the phrase 'social capital' - as though it were something that could be hoarded or spent. That said - "The social capital metaphor is that the people who do better are somehow better connected... Holding a certain position in the structure of these relations can be an asset in its own right." Being the one who has access to information first, for example. More...

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