Saturday, May 31, 2014

"Weekly Dozens" -- Sunday Magazine -- Covers Week Ending 5/31/14

Last updated: Sunday 6/1/14 @ 3:19 pm
Below find links to the Digital Learning Lab's "Dozens" of favorite academic news items posted by HBCU media and other media on Twitter about HBCUs' teaching, research, and community service for the week ending Saturday 5/31/14 @ 5:00 pm ... in chronological order from latest to earliest ... Links to previous editions of the Dozens can be found here ==> Back issues ... Note that back issues can be searched for old tweets.

A. News | B. Teaching | C. Technology | D. Hackers | E. Comments | F. Events | G. History | H. Opportunities

This week's cover = Photo of Dr. Maya Angelou whose passing is commemorated by many tweets and other photos in the History section ... photo via Good Morning America (ABC)

Other big stories included ECSU's reprieve from closure in the News section ... Apple's purchase of Beats & Google's un-diversity in the Technology section ... and the Hackathons in Atlanta & Los Angeles that were part of National Civic Hacking Day on Saturday 5/31/14
in the Hackers section

 

A. News & Features ... Dozen
B. Teaching Processes & Outcomes ... Half Dozen
C. Technology  ... Issues in the broader technical environment that impact teaching, learning, research, hackers, and entrepreneurs ... Half Dozen
D. Black Hackers & Entrepreneurs ... Half Dozen  

Directory of hackers, entrepreneurs, and supporters ==> HERE
Calendar of Hackathons and related events ==> HERE
E. Comments & Opinions ... Half Dozen
F. Some Important Upcoming Events... Half Dozen
Calendar of HBCU and related events for  2014 listed ==> HERE
G. HBCU History ... Black History ... Dozen
H. Opportunities for Jobs, Internships, Scholarships, Fellowships, & Research ... Half Dozen