Monthly Archives: October 2015

New report from Gant-advised project on high-speed networking in K-12 education

Dr. Jon Gant, Research Associate Professor at GSLIS and Director of the Center for Digital Inclusion, serves as an adviser to project on high-speed networking in K-12 education from The New Media Consortium (NMC). NMC has published a new report

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Bievenue to present about CU Community Fab Lab October 21, 2015

Lisa Bievenue, Assistant Director of the Illinois Informatics Institute, will present at the Public Engagement Colloquium about the CU Community Fab Lab on Wednesday, October 21, 2015. The event will be held at Illini Union Room B from 12-1 pm.

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Magee presents research at the the Youth, Literature, and Culture Research Group on October 9, 2015

On October 9, 2015,┬áthe Youth, Literature, and Culture Research Group will meet to hear Assistant Professor Rachel Magee talk about her research “Youth Are Smarter Than We Think: Teens, Technology Use, and Values.” The meeting will be held at 10:00

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“To Make, Play and Connect”: The 2015 4G STEM Camp in Peoria

The 2015 4G STEM Camp engaged youth and adult participants in a weeklong experience with site visits to Peoria-area businesses, offered a two-day in-service for teachers and librarians, and provided additional programming in Peoria Heights and at the Peoria Riverfront

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