Archive for March, 2012

Revisiting the Horizon

  Report that is!  It has been a few years since we reviewed the Horizon Report and I thought it would be a good time to double back take a look at the predictions from 2010 and continue forward to the Horizon Report 2012. Just as a recap, The Horizon Report is published each year as a joint […]

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The Pluses and Minuses of Sharing Your Stuff in Google Hangout

Filed in Miscellaneous by on March 21, 2012 2 Comments

It’s not even a year into Google+’s life, and it already has a storied existence of battling Facebook.  But in the social media ruckus, a useful tool seemed to pop out over all the +1s—Google Hangout. Hangout is Google’s take on a conferencing web application—with it, you can create a virtual space to share video, […]

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Think green!

Filed in Miscellaneous by on March 14, 2012 0 Comments

As we approach the Sustainability poster competition, held during April – or “Earth Month” – I thought it would be appropriate to have a “green” blog post.  (Plus, even though I’m not Irish, St. Patrick’s Day is this coming weekend!)   So, how can you adopt more environmentally friendly practices into your teaching and research?   There […]

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