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Thinking Systematically About the Online Academic Experience [Highlights]

Mikhail A. Kats
2020 IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine  
THESIS DEFENSES I recently attended my first remote thesis defense, and it was the first time when I felt that the online experience has already eclipsed its in-person counterpart.  ...  Then I review the organization and operation of the larger academic gatherings.  ... 
doi:10.1109/mnano.2020.3009965 fatcat:wzxiqi4vy5bxxablawusllzytq

Global Work Arrangements in the Virtual Enterprise – Some Lessons from Automattic

Alessandra Vecchi
2017 International Conference on Advances in Business Management and Law (ICABML) 2017  
way and the great benefits in terms of efficiency and effectiveness that can flow from doing so.  ...  Drawing on the experience of Automattic, the paper outlines how the company has successfully addressed such challenges by implementing Global Talent Management in a very peculiar way.  ...  terms of efficiency and effectiveness that can flow from doing so.  ... 
doi:10.30585/icabml-cp.v1i1.28 fatcat:f246kt7hlrdbvdw72mdtlwbdlq

Interim Activity & Management Report (Periodic Technical Report - Part B)

Barbara Kieslinger, Claudia M. Fabian
2020 Zenodo  
This is the mid-term progress report including month 1 till month 18 of the Made4You project.  ...  It gives an overview of the work carried out and the projects results achieved during the reporting period.  ...  As a result of the first Meetups and engagement activities the project decided to stress the training aspects of the project and this has led to an increase in engagement from the specific target groups  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4086161 fatcat:54ufwiae35f2zhfrnt7mjrebz4

To a Future Where Everyone Can Walk a Dog Even if They Don't Own One

Eunice Y. Chen
2018 Frontiers in Public Health  
Designing behavioral interventions that can "scale-up" is increasingly becoming an important criteria for the success of an intervention (58, 59) .  ...  Despite desperately wanting a dog, like many children, because of restricted financial circumstances, I did not have the good fortune of owning a dog as a child.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpubh.2018.00349 pmid:30560114 pmcid:PMC6284364 fatcat:xuxwk5eakbhfxdfp2ctping3ge

Academic libraries in the age of MOOCs

Kerry Wu
2013 Reference Services Review  
Acknowledgement: The author wishes to thank Merrilee Proffitt, Senior Program Officer at OCLC Research, for organizing the OCLC conference on MOOCs and libraries, publishing conference videos and blog  ...  some courses); encouraging the forming of virtual study groups based on language, geography, or interest; and even providing links to location-based "meetups", where students can socialize or study together  ...  I have used what I learned from MOOCs in my research guides and in answering student questions. I am more confident about my subject knowledge in certain areas.  ... 
doi:10.1108/rsr-03-2013-0015 fatcat:vyve3jep3zaspmaq3yqwajos7u

POST GRADUATE WORK PERMIT AND SOCIAL SUFFERING

Golbon Moltaji
2020 Art/Research International  
This article argues that marking suffering as an organic part of integration normalizes suffering and, even can be perceived as an attempt to eliminate the presence of suffering from the discourse.  ...  The article takes a different route from the studies which acknowledge immigrants' experiences of social suffering yet, explore the possibilities of eventual integration through adaptation and acculturation  ...  workshops, and for recruitment meetups.  ... 
doi:10.18432/ari29445 fatcat:ro4tzmt3ojey5jz736f24zrgzm

A PHENOMENOLOGICAL STUDY OF FIRST-GENERATION COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS: TRANSFER AND THE ROLE OF FACULTY

Kristina Brown-Arellano, Rebecca Gutierrez Keeton, Eduardo Perez, José Ramón Núñez
2021 Zenodo  
The purpose of this qualitative study was to learn more about first-generation community college students (FGCCS) and their perceptions of faculty members' influence on the students' decision to transfer  ...  This research study sought to uncover any obstacles to academic success experienced inside the classroom, and how faculty ameliorated students' challenges.  ...  The data for this study, including audio recordings, will be kept on a password-protected computer. I am the only person who will have access to the study data.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5111023 fatcat:f4mytcky3jaclgtokczxjwkyva

Logbook and concept convergence kit for developing an ICT solution to migrant integration – MICADO Deliverable D7.9

Piotr Zagórski, Hanne Apers, Carmen Munteanu, Rosa Thoneick, Marie Malchow, Lorenzo Navarrete, Javier Lorenzo, Laura Díaz
2021 Zenodo  
This deliverable consists of two parts: Logbook for Development (Part I) and Convergence Handbook (Part II).  ...  Both of these documents were aimed at bridging the gaps between the research part of the project and the development phase, allowing for convergence between all partners and pilot cities on the essential  ...  of the health system in the same situation and of the educational laws psychologists one the best past for my needs I I can follow the necessary steps, and I can best use the offer available in my language  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5746652 fatcat:qq6xl3n7cjdgjgvxiztqrxsida

PlanSourcing: Generating Behavior Change Plans with Friends and Crowds

Elena Agapie, Lucas Colusso, Sean A Munson, Gary Hsieh
2016 Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing - CSCW '16  
Specific, achievable plans can increase people's commitment to behavior change and increase their likelihood of success.  ...  We find that friend-and crowd-sourced planning can provide benefits for the behavior change process, in the domains of exercise, eating, and budgeting.  ...  ACKNOWELDGEMENT We thank the Prosocial Computing Group, Daniel Epstein and Jared Bauer for their feedback on this project This research was in part funded by NSF Grant #1348543.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2818048.2819943 dblp:conf/cscw/AgapieCMH16 fatcat:yjtjhx43enckzouv3rekurgdgu

Platform v1 including documentation tool

Enrico Bassi, Marta Savoldelli, Richard Hulskes
2019 Zenodo  
This document describes the process of designing and creating the Made4You platform, a repository of co-created health care solutions improving the quality of life of people with physical limitations.  ...  It has a large community of makers My projects gain great visibility Documentation is easy, the form is simple to fill in It's a specialized platform and it is suitable for my projects I can apply to design  ...  I am not able to understand the co-designing process I can't understand what people talk about I feel used I don't think my contribution is relevant I can't see benefits in participating in the process  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4086125 fatcat:5yzbvhx5kjcrfhhymqpbgcztqa

Mobile Video Dissemination for Community Health

Aditya Vashistha, Neha Kumar, Anil Mishra, Richard Anderson
2016 Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development - ICTD '16  
All three distribution channels were successful in targeting the community; mobile shops had access to most community members but the community health workers were most successful in getting videos out  ...  We examine the dissemination of mobile phone videos in the context of Projecting Health -a community health project in rural India.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We are grateful to PATH, GVS, and NYST for their facilitation of our research.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2909609.2909655 dblp:conf/ictd/VashisthaKMA16 fatcat:3achey2jdza6pcue3yneyszggi

Playing with Virtual Reality: Early Adopters of Commercial Immersive Technology

Maxwell Henry Foxman
2018
Their "playbor" colors not only the rhetoric and the focus of meetups, but also the activities, designs, and, most importantly, the financial and personal expenditures they put forth.  ...  This includes studying the media ecosystem which promotes and sustains VR, the role of New York City in framing opportunities and barriers for new users, and a description of meetups as important communities  ...  dabble in it for the foreseeable future.  ... 
doi:10.7916/d8m05nh3 fatcat:fydmvwg6x5bppm77gtt3pu5jia

An exploration of social participation for young adults following a first psychotic episode

Valerie Fox
2019 Journal of Occupational Science  
The transactional perspective, in conjunction with the life course model and theories of action, were used as Belonging .  ...  Valerie Fox: An Exploration of Social Participation for Young Adults Following A First Psychotic Episode (Under the direction of Antoine Bailliard) Individuals with mental illness continue to be among  ...  I want to make sure that he doesn't develop any of the problems that me or my sister or her boyfriend's had…I worry about my sister's situation…I want to put myself in a situation where I can provide for  ... 
doi:10.1080/14427591.2019.1650803 fatcat:kl2pvau7krcoldz2oaw2vkxwpi

MATHEMATICAL KNOWLEDGE

1976 Philosophical Books  
At present, the common-place advice to "solve problems" is like a good home remedy. But what kind of problem solving is most conducive to learning? What can help problem solving work better?  ...  The main contribution in this thesis is a way to measure the effectiveness of a class of generalized learning strategies.  ...  Computer Mathematics introduced me to the work of Vilém Flusser and its use in the context of mathematical communication 80 ).  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1468-0149.1976.tb01690.x fatcat:cgilk7w3gjgwncz5fcswubr3f4

Vessel Archives: A Strategic Approach to Existential Risk, Human Survival, and the Future of Earth-Originating Life (Preprint submission version)

Heath Rezabek
2013 Figshare  
Abstract: The abundance of ancient worlds detected by the Kepler Mission and others brings the persistence of the Fermi Paradox into stark relief.  ...  In the absence of evidence of interstellar life, we must cultivate life on Earth as if the future of life in our region of the universe depended on it. Near-term, humanity must rise to its potential.  ...  Lucy West, for the inspiration drawn from her painting Origins, her discussions of its development, and her permission to feature it in both my presentation and my paper.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.157109 fatcat:4uqwkqrmv5c47i2ajepx2fjcuy
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