USC Upstate tour – Indiana University

For those who missed the live tour for the University of South Carolina – Spartanburg, here is the recording. Thanks Julie Johnston for sharing! Check out further details about this space in FLEXspace.  

https://iu.mediaspace.kaltura.com/media/t/1_57k8ei9b  Thank you to our colleagues for participating!

 

 

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For those who missed the live tour for the University of South Carolina – Spartanburg, here is the recording. Thanks Julie Johnston for sharing! Check out further details about this space in FLEXspace.   https://iu.mediaspace.kaltura.com/media/t/1_57k8ei9b  Thank you to our colleagues for participating!

Make it at ‘mkrspace’: ASU hub of creative creation

The “maker movement” is alive at ASU. Hayden Library is hosting “Maker Monday” from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in its second-floor “mkrspace.” The event uses creativity and innovation to celebrate the library’s 50th anniversary.

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The Maker Movement – is your campus a part of it? What kinds of learning spaces are you building or redesigning to support it?

Makerspaces and their growing role in STEM education

As a young child, years before the first Harry Potter book was published, I sat at my mother’s kitchen table mixing together anything I could find into a tall glass and calling it a potion. Now, th…

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See what they’re up to at Indiana University. Wonderful post about the importance of makerspaces and their growing role in STEM education.

On placemaking

In this post I point to some of the literature on placemaking to inform the idea of digital placemaking which I introduced in the previous post and will develop in subsequent posts. O’Rourke and Bladwin (2016, p.103) note the “interconnected themes of place identity, attachment, and sense of community.” This gives us a sense of…

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This is very interesting and I will read further about #placemaking. We are currently redesigning the FLEXspace interface and user experience, and thinking about the “Spaces” themselves (those contributed as examples in the collection), as well as the FLEXspace “space” itself – the website and tool where you find inspiration, examples, information, and community, through targeted actions as well as through the serendipitous encounters with information and others.