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My choice for best academic book of 2015

My choice for Inside Higher Ed‘s Readers’ Choice Awards for best academic book published this year:

#IHEReadersChoice “Dead Matter” about iconic corpses @UMinnPress https://t.co/iQgoMjqZQb…

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What Does Connected Learning Look Like?

Connected learning holds the promise of re-invisioning what education can look like.  In many ways, we have talked about the ideal of connected learning for years, but it wasn’t until the advent of the internet and social media, in particular, that we have had the tools to make it a reality.   289 more words


Developing a useful heuristic eval template

Our launch is set for December 21, and we have a kind of mass user research event planned for the second week of December. It’s really a heuristic evaluation, and we’re basically opening up shop on our East and West campuses (they’re connected by a bridge) and offering up popcorn and/or hand warmers to those who participate. 342 more words

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‘Heritage & Education’: Dr Tim Copeland gives Keynote Speech at International Conference

Dr Tim Copeland is an archaeological historian, author of books such as Life in a Roman Fortress (2014) and Roman Gloucestershire (2010). He is also a Research Fellow at the University of Gloucestershire. 618 more words


How to get a book published - part 1

At some point or other, perhaps after your PhD, perhaps just because you’ve got a great idea, you’ll want to write a book and get it published by a ‘proper’ publisher. 431 more words

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Universities UK Submission To The 2015 Comprehensive Spending Review

World-leading science and higher level skills underpin a dynamic and prosperous knowledge economy. Research, innovation and human capital should be placed at the centre of the government’s long-term plan for economic growth– and universities have a vital role to play in this: 218 more words


Colleges, Universities ignore All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE)

The Times of India | Swati Shinde Gole,TNN | November 25, 2015 |

PUNE: Educational institutions in the country have coldshouldered the All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) launched by the Union ministry of human resource and development launched four years ago. 458 more words