Sunday, May 18, 2014

"Weekly Dozens" -- Week Ending Saturday 5/17/14

Last updated: Sunday 5/20/14 @ 11:17 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 5/17/14 ... 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

http://hbcu-levers.blogspot.com/2014/05/weekly-dozens-week-ending-saturday-51714.html#History This week's magazine cover = photo of Thurgood Marshall and some NAACP Legal Defense Fund colleagues after victory in landmark Brown vs. Board of Education Supreme Court sixty years ago in 1954 ... photo via tweet by @NAACP_LDF

Click photo for related tweets in Black History section of magazine from @NAACP_LDF and others
 
A. News & Features ... Dozen




 
B. Teaching Processes & Outcomes ... Half Dozen
  1. UC Irvine is the first medical school to add Google Glass to its curriculum by

  2. Calif. Community-College Students Fare Less Well Online ... but have higher grad rates via
     
  3.  ·  May 14
    At 2 Conferences, Big Claims Are Staked on Higher Education’s Future via

  4. "Teacher Experiences & Academic Identity: The Missing Components of MOOC Pedagogy" in JOLT:

C. Technology ... Issues in the broader technical environment that impact teaching, learning, and research ... Half Dozen


D. Black Hackers & Entrepreneurs ... Half Dozen ... ==> and some useful reference links


E. Comments & Opinions ... Half Dozen

  1.  ·  May 13


  2.  ·  May 12

F. Some Important Upcoming Events... Half Dozen
Full calendar of HBCU and related events for  2014 listed ==> HERE 
  1. REGISTER TODAY: 2014 HBCU Student Success Summit
     
  2. Come one, come all! Reg for the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference is now open. Sept 29-Oct 2, Orlando & online

G. HBCU History ... Black History ... Half Dozen 


H. Opportunities for Jobs, Internships, Scholarships, Fellowships, & Research ... Half Dozen