If your campus is hosting an event or activity in October, please share your plans and links to additional info. We will include your college or university's activities in our list of 2013 Campus Events.
Last year we collected over 120 links from institutions and we hope to increase that number in 2013 for the 10th anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM)!
Looking for FREE events to host? Several webinars are scheduled during the month of October, including an EDUCAUSE Live! on October 1.
Curation is not exactly a new concept for libraries; for centuries we have been selecting, organising and preserving information. However, the ability to curate content effectively is now demanded of virtually everyone in today's information rich environment.
Marc is the President and co-founder of Goojet and Scoop.it.
A repeat entrepreneur, Marc is passionate about innovation. He was President of Meiosys, a startup in the virtualization space, acquired by IBM in 2005. Marc served as Director, Business Development at IBM, in charge of identifying growth opportunities in software areas and as Director of Programs at Thales ATM, in innovative areas such as satelite-based communication and navigation; he founded his first startup 20+ years ago.
Marc is a long time passionate travelers ; he values encounters, exchanges and off the beaten track experiences. And needs his daily dose of Bach and WeiChi.
As the Director of Content and Community for Scoop.it, Clair Byrd is responsible for the development and management of the Scoop.it's content strategies and brand storytelling as well as the inspiration and activation of a global community of curation enthusiasts, running the gamut from corporate CEOs to non-profit leaders. In this role, she is in charge of on-going content and community architecture, evolving content life cycles, developing micro-communities, and expanding the Scoop.it user base.
Clair has a knack for creating and accelerating personal connections and figuring out what types of content makes individuals and communities tick. Clair got her start in content and community after funding some of her education by "developing" other student's homework and papers. After moving to the Bay area from the Midwest, she quickly went legit, leading community efforts at Delivering Happiness, a member of the Tony Hsieh family of brands.
Clair is passionate about creating relationships and communicating openly, honestly, and transparently. She also enjoys food science, punctuation, kumquats, and the color purple.
The Hylton Family from Seattle, WA visited #Bangladesh to meet their #Exchange Son after six years in March 2013! Mohammad Mustahsin Islamwas a Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Student from #Bangladesh in 2007.
Imagine walking into a classroom or lecture hall with more than 30,000 students. That is what the acclaimed young pianist Jonathan Biss (...) when he tackles his first course on the 32 piano sonatas by Ludwig van Beethoven. (...) Using the firm Coursera, Biss’ course on the Beethovensonatas will start this Tuesday, Sept. 3...
A cover story in the Los Angeles Daily Journal (subscription required) reported that the need for privacy and cybersecurity legal specialists has exploded in California, yet general counsel say there is a shortage of qualified practitioners who can do the job. LinkedIn Corp.’s General Counsel Erika Rottenberg was featured in the story, she speculated that technology companies in Silicon Valley were hiring most of the qualified attorneys, leaving less talent for law firms. Amidst a legal job market in which law graduates are clamoring to find jobs, the demand for privacy and cybersecurity specialists may present an opportunity for the law schools that are nimble enough to respond to the demand.
The demand for lawyers who understand technology isn’t limited to general counsel positions, even sophisticated technology companies say they need outside counsel.
10 Conditions For Achieving Success With Blended Learning The definition of blended learning is the “integrat(ion) of online with traditional face-to-face class activities in a planned, pedagogically valuable manner.” Put another way, it is the...
Guillaume is our CEO & co-founder. Good thing Scoop.it keeps him busy or he’d spent way too much time playing video games or skiing off-piste in Tahoe.
His previous business, Musiwave, was a pioneer of mobile music back in the early 2000's, introducing many of the first hit products in that market. He grew it into the leader of its space, powering the music platforms of major mobile operators worldwide, before it was eventually acquired by Microsoft in 2007.
After graduating from Polytechnique in France, Guillaume earned a Master's degree from Stanford University back in '95.
Welcome to the 20th Annual iEARN International Conference and 17th Annual Youth Summit 2013 Flickr Group. The annual Conference was held in Doha – Qatar from July 1st to July 6th, 2013. All are welcome!
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.