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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Security, identity, voice, opportunity and agency on the distributed web

Jenny Connected

In social science, agency is the capacity of individuals to act independently and to make their own free choices. The topic for the final week of the E-Learning 3.0 course is Agency.

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Truth in a Post-Truth Age

Jenny Connected

Bacon thus anticipated the science of semantics. Last week BBC Radio 4 broadcast a series of 15 minute podcasts over five days on the topic of Truth.

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Non-Duality Dude: A One-Act Play

How to Save the World

Science is built on the former, and spirituality on the latter. Not to science and technology, but to those who have outgrown spirituality and are looking for a better representation of reality than gods and quarks and strings. image from Pixabay, CC0. Scene One: Mid-afternoon, summer.

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On the Shoulders of Giants

How to Save the World

They’re science fiction writers. Perceived reality (as opposed to real reality) seems vivid to our perceptions, not because it is real, but because it is virtual. This is the third and final story in a trilogy about a father and daughter.

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