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Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 9:39am

In his latest blog post for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Kim discusses the book Oh, Florida!: How America's Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country by Craig Pittman. Kim is director of digital learning initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL).

Read the full story, published on 12/8/16 in Inside Higher Ed.

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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:15am
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You should understand how to present yourself on social networking sites and how to safeguard your information. What many may consider temporary or fleeting will most likely remain on the Internet forever. As a result, keep these dos and don’ts in mind when sharing online.

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  • Ask questions about who can access the information you are posting online, who controls and owns the information, and what is shared with third party.
  • Maintain a backup of the content you post on professional networking sites (e.g., LinkedIn).
  • Understand the default privacy...
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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:29pm

In his latest blog post for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Kim discusses the book Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations by Thomas L. Friedman. Kim is director of digital learning initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL).

Read the full story, published on 12/5/16 in Inside Higher Ed.

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:27pm

Continued coverage of research by David Cottrell, postdoctoral fellow in the quantitative social science program; Michael Herron, the Remsen 1943 Professor of Government and chair of quantitative social science program; and Sean Westwood, assistant professor of government; which found that Donald Trump's claims of widespread electoral fraud are not supported by voting data.

Read the full story, published on 12/5/16 in VT Digger.

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:26pm

Quotes Emily Whiting, assistant professor of computer science, who co-authored a recent study about a new software tool "Printone"—an interactive design tool that essentially allows users to create their own 3D printable wind instruments in virtually any shape or form. The tool, which Whiting co-developed, utilizes interactive sound simulation feedback and can help to create a wide range of 3D printed wind instruments.

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:21pm

In his latest blog post for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Kim discusses the book Payoff: The Hidden Logic That Shapes Our Motivations by Dan Ariely. Kim is director of digital learning initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL).

Read the full story, published in Inside Higher Ed on 12/4/16.

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Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 11:37am

Features comments from Kaya Thomas ’17 in an article about corporate recruitment failures in the technology industry and efforts to overcome them.

Read the full story, published on 11/26/16, in The New Yorker.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 12:23pm

In their post on Campus Technology, Dian Schaffhauser and Rhea Kell discuss their 2016 Teaching with Technology survey, in which faculty members offered their predictions on what the future holds for technology in teaching — including what hardware and systems will bite the dust over the next 10 years.

Read the full story, published on 11/2/16.

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Monday, November 21, 2016 - 1:42pm

In his latest blog post for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Kim discusses Pearson's HoloLens announcement.  Kim is director of digital learning initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL).

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Monday, November 21, 2016 - 1:39pm

Quotes Brendan Nyhan, professor of government, about president-elect Donald Trump’s use of Twitter, and how it may signal that Trump may not observe other conventions and norms past presidents have followed. (Picked up by...

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