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Are You Gonna Eat That?

Unsurprisingly, most people today are overwhelmed by the sheer volume of information available at their fingertips. Millions of Google results, thousands of database hits…how do you take it all in? 259 more words

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CEP 812 - Information Diets

This week in CEP 812 we finished reading James Paul Gee’s The Anti-Education Era and discussed what he called “affinity spaces” (Gee, 2013, p.174)  and how they are important to creating “synchronized intelligence” (Gee, 2013, p.174). 1,017 more words


A Balanced Information Diet

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I had an opportunity this past week to reflect on my information diet to see if my consumption of information on the Internet was healthy or unhealthy.  786 more words

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"A moment of silence is kept...", Pt. II

(This is a continuation of an earlier blog post about silence in music..and, perhaps, in life and the arts in general…)

So what does all of this have to do with music and art and what we do? 667 more words

The Weekender: 26 April

It’s been one interesting week. I attempted to vintage DIY one of my tees this week and it is literally the most frustrating process in the world. 189 more words


a ramble to break the seal

I met with a blogger/author friend today. Within the last year, she’s become relatively famous due to her blog and subsequent book, selling ten thousand copies within just a few short months of publishing. 809 more words

The Weekender: 18 April

Ah, the Weekender is happening hours earlier than normal! For one reason and one reason only: Tomorrow is Record Store Day! Record Store Day is like Christmas. 190 more words