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Christian Fittipaldi to retire after 2019 Rolex 24

Two-time IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar champion and three-time Rolex 24 winner Christian Fittipaldi will retire from top-level racing after the 2019 Rolex 24 At Daytona.

The 47-year-old Fittipaldi, whose next race will be the 2018 IMSA season-ending Petit Le Mans, took on the role of sporting director for Action Express in January, stepping aside from full-time competition to allow Filipe Albuquerque to join the No.5 Cadillac DPi team full-time. 695 more words


NWP Midwest Keynote

Can I Cite That?

Examining What Counts as Evidence in a Digital World

“Students have a greater role and responsibility in creating new knowledge, in understanding the contours and the changing dynamics of the world of information, and in using information, data, and scholarship ethically.” ~ …

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Creative Commons Offers New Certificate on Open Licensing

As WCET’s Director of Open Policy, one of the issues I constantly face is getting people up-to-speed on their options for openly licensing content. As they describe on their “about” page, Creative Commons “provides free, easy-to-use copyright licenses to make a simple and standardized way to give the public permission to share and use your creative work–on conditions of your choice.” Our guest blogger, Assistant Director of Open Education at Creative Commons, Jennryn Wetzler, seeks new ways to build and support the open education movement. 1,081 more words


Chapter 9: Open Educational Content: Transforming Access to Education by Flora McMartin / book: Opening Up Education

Book: Opening Up Education: The Collective Advancement of Educational through Open Technology, Open Content, and Open Knowledge (edited by Toru Iiyoshi and Vijay Kumar), 2008 MIT… 306 more words


Using open content for a music video

To create some nice music videos for the songs I created for the new Grafton Music album (preview), I fiddled around with the… 210 more words


Teaching with Wikipedia: A High Impact Open Educational Practice

This week’s Frontiers Blog is written by one of my OER heroes, Dr. TJ Bliss. Like so many others working to reduce costs and increase open access to education, I was inspired, mentored, and empowered by TJ. 1,530 more words

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Former Bills WR Jordan Matthews visits with Packers

Former Buffalo Bills wide receiver Jordan Matthews met with the Green Bay Packers on Thursday, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

Former Bills’ and Eagles’ WR Jordan Matthews visited today with the Green Bay Packers, per source.

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