I wrote this a couple months back for the CUNY Academic Commons blog Ground Control as a project team member contribution. It was published last Friday, and wanted to republish it on my personal blog because I love the Commons, CUNY, and the Blues Brothers so much! Jake and Elwood, brothers not by blood but… Continue reading Reposted: CUNY Is You, Me, Everybody
Eric Metcalf and I have been working on a photography blog about CUNY hosted on the CUNY Academic Commons for a few months now. The original idea was to surface what we thought were interesting CC licensed photos that relate to CUNY and present a new one every day. I spent many hours searching Flickr… Continue reading I ♥ Pictures of CUNY
This summer I’m teaching a York College class for teacher education students about integrating technology in the classroom. And one of the first assignments asks the students to watch Michael Wesch’s video A Vision of Students Today and then blog about their college experience so far. One student described hers as “not terrible but having a lot of… Continue reading @dkernohan Visited My Class Yesterday
Thanks to Tim Owen’s Streaming for Pennies post that has been powering DTLT Today’s live stream, I now have an internet broadcast channel of my own without ads, for pennies. Daniel Phelps and I are really excited about the possibilities (above is an illustration of how easily we are entertained). We’re going to start by… Continue reading Ode to Timmmmyboy!
Not because Boone Gorges needs to know how awesome he is, but he does have the BuddyPress Power! Thanks to Tom Woodward for this piece of GIFness to remix.
So that I have a place to sift through ideas and extend my participation in the networked conversation. A slow start, but a start. Thanks to the CUNY Academic Commons and the Commons Team (@mkgold, @boonebgorges, @cstein, @scottvoth, @brianfoote, @sarah_morgano) for building a place for CUNY folk to hang and be their academic selves.… Continue reading Deadwood Must Be Cleared