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The CiCS Creative Media team are putting on an Introduction To Creative Media session on 29th July, at 10am. This will give an overview of equipment, facilities and support available to staff and students at the University, cover basic video making tips, give a brief look at video editing software, and give examples of work created in the facilities.

The session is now available to book via LMS for all staff, limited to 30 spaces. Please pass this information on to any colleagues you feel will be interested.
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We're putting on an Introduction To Creative Media session on 29th July, at 10am. This will give an overview of equipment, facilities and support available to staff and students at the University, cover basic video making tips, give a brief look at video editing software, and give examples of work created in the facilities.

The session is now available to book via LMS for all staff, limited to 30 spaces. Please pass this information on to any colleagues you feel will be interested.
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I wonder if students would use email more if they were used more selectively? I have a student account for my Masters, and I get a heck of a lot of generic announcements...
Students prefer to communicate with universities via social networks such as Twitter rather than email, which they see as outdated and slow, a leading vice-chancellor has said
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one thing we teach our students pretty quickly is how to set up filters on their gmail to archive all the announcements they get in folders. Certainly helps them see the important emails quicker. 
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Some great insights into the growing Peregrine chicks by David Wood on the Sheffield Peregrines blog (and occasional not-quite-so-insightful posts by me).
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First peregrine egg at St George's hatched early this morning.
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New book on MOOCs available as a free download (not read yet, so can't comment on content!).

http://www.parlorpress.com/pdf/invasion_of_the_moocs.pdf
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The CiCS Creative Media team are putting on an Introduction To Creative Media session on 29th July, at 10am. This will give an overview of equipment, facilities and support available to staff and students at the University, cover basic video making tips, give a brief look at video editing software, and give examples of work created in the facilities.

The session is now available to book via LMS for all staff, limited to 30 spaces. Please pass this information on to any colleagues you feel will be interested.
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Great Infographic about 18 year old web use here.
Teens are known for being extremely fickle, but...
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We love the pair of Peregrine Falcons nesting on campus so we’re inviting wildlife enthusiasts and fans of the birds to a free public event next week to learn more about their history as the first urban breeding pair in Yorkshire http://goo.gl/agSSmV 
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Just spotted this forthcoming event on Information Literacy run by the Information School which may be of interest.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/information-literacy-the-university-digital-reflective-focused-cilr-tickets-10405239351
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Interest point in this article about Coursera blocking access to countries with a US trade embargo (e.g. Syria, Cuba, Sudan).
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First Peregrine egg laid this morning.
A more detailed post will follow, but the first egg has been laid at the St George's nest platform (earlier than our prediction in the previous post!). We should see another 2-3 laid in the coming ...
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