This week's Tech Talk's guest speaker was Peter Susag from the Writing Center. He discusses different ways to begin the writing process. The audio-only recording is streamed above.
He mentions several handouts in his talk. You can find the handouts on the Writing Center's web site.
This week's Tech Talk looks at creative uses for Google Sites - in particular using them to better manage group projects for classes. The recording is below.
The Tech Talk for Sept. 16 looks at creative ways to use Google Docs in the classroom.
Tech Talks for Fall 2010 were kicked off with a Technology Overview.
We are excited to announce the return of
. Hosted by
Learning Design & Technology
, these succinct, twenty-minute talks will touch briefly on some new, exciting, curious or interesting aspect of technology and how it can help you in your learning, teaching, and ministry. A brief presentation on how to use the technology will be followed by a roundtable discussion to answer questions and generate ideas for using the technology. All students, faculty, and
Here is the recording of the Tech Talk on writing for social media.
During the presentation I mentioned several popular social media tools. Here's a list of them if you are interested in finding out more.
Also, during the presentation I reference Gary Vaynerchuk as an excellent example of creating passionate web content. Here's a link to that episode. http://tv.winelibrary.com/2009/09/08/what-wine-pairs-with-cereal-episode-734/
Here is our Tech Talk from May 6, 2010. In it, I talk about why you might want to read blogs, how to find some interesting blogs and, finally, how to keep track of all the blogs you want to read by using an RSS reader.
Since its inception, hip-hop has sampled from previously produced music to create something brand new. Using
two turntables and a microphone
, a disco, rock, or folk song could be transformed into rap. The digital internet culture has made this even easier over the past decade. People don't even need turntables, just a laptop. This took a huge leap forward when
DJ Danger Mouse (in)famously remixed
The Beatles' White Album with Jay-Z's Black Album to create
the Grey Album
Until recently I had mostly
Sorry for the delay in posting this Tech Talk (the recording got misplaced). Jennie Bartholomew takes us through issues surrounding digital images: finding images, copyright issues, and helpful resources.
Here's the Tech Talk from April 29, 2010. In it I talk about some basic concepts for video editing, show a rough process, and talk a little bit about how to export videos based on how you might want to use them.