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3 Decades of Dorm Tech

In his latest blog post for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Kim discusses how dorm tech differs between now and 1987. Kim is director of digital learning initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL).

Read the full story, published on  9/5/16, in Inside Higher Ed.

'Sweetbitter'

In his latest blog post for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Kim discusses Sweetbitter: A Novel by Stephanie Danler. Kim is director of digital learning initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL).

Read the full story, published on 9/1/16, in Inside Higher Ed.

Forget Job Taking Robots: Read 'Age of Discovery'

In his latest blog post for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Kim discusses Age of Discovery: Navigating the Risks and Rewards of Our New Renaissance by Ian Goldin and Chris Kutarna. Kim is director of digital learning initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL).

Read the full story, published on 8/28/16, in Inside Higher Ed.

What's New in Canvas?

If you’ve taken a break from using Canvas during the summer, here are highlights of some of the most important new features added to Canvas in the past few months:

April: New option for assignments: anonymous peer reviews

June: Canvas got a new look: new user interface

August:

Is Social Media a New Weapon in War? (Video)

As a guest on Sunrise, Hany Farid, chair and professor of computer science, discusses his work with the Counter Extremism project to identify and remove extremist content on social media platforms.

Watch the video in Sunrise.

Dartmouth's Top Five Things to Know about Microsoft Office

  1. At Dartmouth, you get Microsoft Office free.

  2. You can install it on up to five computers and on up to five mobile devices and on up to five tablets!

  3. You can access the entire Office suite on the web if you don’t have any of your personal installs with you.

Dartmouth Computer Store: On Campus for You

Tucked into the basement of McNutt Hall, Dartmouth’s Computer Store is a full service campus location for handling the personal technology needs of the Dartmouth community.

5 Reasons to Like EQUIP

In his latest blog post for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Kim discusses the Education Department's announcement about the EQUIP experiment, and shares five reasons why the program is a positive development. Kim is director of digital learning initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL).

Read the full story, published on 8/28/16, in Inside Higher Ed.

Blame Airlines, Not Weather, for Most U.S. Flight Delays

Continued coverage of comments by Vikrant Vaze, assistant professor of engineering, in an article about how airline miscues—such as the computer glitches that grounded hundreds of thousands of passengers this summer—are now the biggest cause of flight delays in the U.S.

Read the full story, published on  8/27/16, St. Louis Post Dispatch.

Study Shows High Engagement With Digital Therapy for Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders

Quotes Dror Ben-Zeev, assistant professor of psychiatry, about a study he led that shows promising engagement with Pear Therapeutics' program Thrive, which uses a smartphone app along with medication to treat patients with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder and bipolar disorder. "Patients with schizophrenia are traditionally considered a high risk patient population and the period immediately following hospitalization is of particularly high risk.

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