cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future.

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Community network mapping: just get going!

Making CommunitySense

Mapping a community network is an art as much as a science. One major issue caused by today’s communication overload is that we start to lose the context of our interactions.

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Michael Pollan Has Lost His Mind

How to Save the World

Mostly plants.”), is about (May 15th) to release his latest book How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us. Painting by Cristobal Ortega Maila CC0 from M ichael Pollan, famous for his books on cooking, food and nutrition (“Eat food. Not too much.

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Promoting discussion in FutureLearn MOOCs

Jenny Connected

In this seminar Phil Tubman (PhD student with Educational Research and School of Computing and Communications, and also Senior Learning Technologist in the ISS eLearning team at Lancaster), shared the progress he has been making on his PhD into whether MOOCs are living up to their promises.

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Listening to and Learning from the ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

This has been interpreted by one author as follows: ‘Whenever I see the face of another person, the fact that this is another human being and that I have a responsibility for them is instantly communicated. 2018). Interdisciplinary Science Reviews, 43(2), 146–155.

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If space is a becoming what kind of spaces do we need for learning?

Jenny Connected

Communication Research and Practice , 1(4). It will be interesting to see if they are followed through in the next conference in Zagreb, Croatia, 2018, and how much our thinking and ideas will have moved on. Social Studies of Science, 24(4), 641-671.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2017

How to Save the World

Will the Crash of 2018 Be the First Stage of Civilization’s Collapse?: T he events of the last three months have made it increasingly clear that we’re well into the first wave of global industrial civilization’s collapse.

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