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Stephanie Willen Brown
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Flipping the Information Literacy Classroom
I'm switched up my teaching and am using a flipped classroom model to teach four sections of Advertising and Public Relations Research at UNC's School of Media & Journalism. Their class task is to find secondary research on their client or brand in order to...
I'm switched up my teaching and am using a flipped classroom model to teach four sections of Advertising and Public Relations Research at UNC's School of Media & Journalism. Their class task is to find secondary research on t...
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The new hotel opened by the President Elect in Washington, D.C., is leased to him by the federal government. This is an illegal conflict of interest. A clause in the lease states that says no elected official can have an interest in the hotel. The GSA handles the leasing. Urge them to terminate this lease before the inauguration.
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call House Oversight Committee to request a review of president-elect's financials
Elijah
Cummings (D-MD), ranking member of the House Oversight Committee, filed
a letter on Monday asking for the committee to swiftly review Donald
Trump’s “financial arrangements” for potential conflicts of interest
before he’s sworn in as president.  ...
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Information Now! "Graphic Textbook" for Info. Literacy
Information Now: A Graphic Guide to Student Research  by Matt Upson, C. Michael Hall, and Kevin Cannon is a terrific addition to the tools I use to teach students how to do online research. I love it for two reasons: It's graphic, cute, and trendy ... It's ...
Information Now: A Graphic Guide to Student Research by Matt Upson, C. Michael Hall, and Kevin Cannon is a terrific addition to the tools I use to teach students how to do online research. I love it for two reasons: It's...
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Make it Matter @ #NCLA15
I've been very involved in the North Carolina Library Association 61st Biennial Conference , and I've been able to collaborate with my colleagues and students at UNC's School of Media & Journalism as part of that involvement. I served as chair of the public...
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Podcast from @ProPublica, or, how news sausage is made
My new favorite podcast is from online news outlet  ProPublica . The official blurb about it is: The ProPublica Podcast is a weekly program featuring interviews with reporters about the latest investigations published by ProPublica. I love the interviews wi...
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Great CogSci podcast called @hiddenbrain
I'm so glad to report that there is a good cognitive science podcast in the U.S.: Hidden Brain , hosted by NPR reporter Shankar Vedantam and available on NPR and wherever podcasts can be found. The Dec. 13, 2016 episode, We're More Alike Than Different, Tha...
I'm so glad to report that there is a good cognitive science podcast in the U.S.: Hidden Brain, hosted by NPR reporter Shankar Vedantam and available on NPR and wherever podcasts can be found. The Dec. 13, 2016 episode, We're...
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About Trump's DC hotel
To my activist friends (feel free to share) Here's a quick email you can send to the General Services Administration (GSA) re Trump's hotel.  Email media@gsa.gov and norman.dong@gsa.gov (in charge of Public Buildings Service/leasing). The
new hotel opened ...
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Teaching Topics
I'm revising my instructional methods yet again this semester: I'm asking students to answer questions in advance of our time together. These questions typically relate to the assignment or mimic what the students would do in Real Life. For instance, I aske...
I'm revising my instructional methods yet again this semester: I'm asking students to answer questions in advance of our time together. These questions typically relate to the assignment or mimic what the students would do in...
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More Photos
I've been busy taking photographs lately, so am spending less time immersed in cognitive science. Check out some of my photos on Flickr  or Instagram (same photos, different platform)
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Fresh Cooked Edamame
As I was perusing the gorgeous displays at the Durham Farmer's Market today, I lingered at Piedmont Biofarm ... and discovered some fresh edamame. I've made it before, but this time I decided to research recipes to see if I could recreate the yummy experien...
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PR Collaborations with Students: #ParkLibSavesTime
I worked with 2015 PR major, Michelle Park, to promote the Park Library to students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Our goal was to persuade students that talking to me could save them time and help them turn into more efficient searcher...
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