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August 06, 2007

Emerging from the back of Graham Attwell's sofa

August 06, 2007

Thanks to Graham for posting the interview we did in June see  was a strange experience to be interviewed by Graham via Skype but it all sounded OK when I listened to it today.  The interview was about our network for Women in IT, and I just wanted to correct the url Graham gave you. We are at if ...

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July 24, 2007

Meeting today

July 24, 2007

Some of us from the SL PBL community are planning to meet this Tuesday - 24th July at 2pm on Coventry University's SL Island. We are meeting to discuss the possibilites for using PBL in SL and to discuss innovative ways of learning in SL. Please come and join us if this is of interest to you. Hope to ...

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July 14, 2007

Massive Virtual Communities - do we count at Emerge?

July 14, 2007

I don't think so quite, but .......some of us are probably studying massive VCs with Second Life and MMORPG.  Anyway, if we are, this might be a good conference to plan for 2008 - IFIP WG 9.5 International Working Conference on Virtuality and Society: Massive Virtual Communities (warning  - this link only worked for me in IE not Firefox).  ...

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July 10, 2007

Late arrival at the Community Showcase ball

July 10, 2007

David Dowdle and I are putting together a bid to be a supporting project (in the area of academic development) for other larger projects.  We have already talked to Maggi Savin-Baden  about the possibility of writing a mutual link into our bids - think win-win.If this may be of interest to you, please contact us for informal ...

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July 09, 2007

lost in the MUVE

July 09, 2007

Is it me or lots of other people lost in where we are. I am feeling like Bilbo Baggins....I hope tonight and tomorrow will help, but I seem to have missed the first half of the argument about the Moodle piece and I now seem not to be able to find stuff that I thought I had put somehwere ...

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June 20, 2007

A blended learning rant

June 20, 2007

I read with interest Nicola’s and George’s posts about ‘e’ learning and blended learning, and this has induced a mild if longish rant.  I am very much with Nicola here, and have to admit that George’s reference to blended learning slightly provoked the rant ;-)  The term blended learning tends to have that effect on me.  Given that it ...

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Wall got Spam

June 20, 2007

Looks like Emerge has been picked up by Spammers, see George's wall.I am keen to hear about technical solutions to this, as my own project is using elgg ...

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e- networking???

June 20, 2007

I don't know about anyone else but I seem to be running about the country as well as chatting online about my project. It seems to have taken over my life - but I still don't seem to get on here much! What I have beguun to relase is just how imporant the face to face stuff isas well ...

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June 13, 2007

Women in IT - Network Launch events

June 13, 2007

We are launching Know and Network with two events, one aimed at researchers interested in the analysis of online social networks, and the second aimed at women who might like to join our online network.  If you are interested in either or both of these events, please see details below and contact b.j.burns@salford.ac.uk or f.bell@salford.ac.uk . If you are ...

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June 07, 2007

About me

June 07, 2007

Hi I'm AdeleA senior lecturer at the faculty of Health & Social care sciences (a joint venture between Kingston University & St. george's University of London). I'm akso the e-learning lead for medicine at St. geprge's University of London.My interests include: exploring the use of ePortfolios, using virtual patients as a teaching tool & exploring using online learning within ...

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