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March 2017

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Archive Event : Game Changers Tour: Coventry Campus

March 22 @ 9:30 am — 17:00pm
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Game Changers is going on tour! When: 22nd and 23rd of March 2017 Where: Outside The HUB, Coventry University On the 22nd and 23rd of March the Game Changers team will be popping up outside the Coventry University HUB. Do you want help to develop educational games? Are you a student who has an idea..

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Archive Event : Game Changers Tour: CU Scarborough

March 20 @ 9:30 am — 17:00pm
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Game Changers is going on tour! When: 20th and 21st of March 2017 Where: Coventry University Scarborough Campus On the 20th and 21st of March the Game Changers team will be coming to the CU Scarborough campus. Do you want help to develop educational games? Are you a student who has an idea for a..

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Blog : Game Changers Goes on Tour!

14th March 2017
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We have exciting news! The Game Changers programme is going on tour! When: March 20th to March 23rd 2017 Where: Scarborough to Coventry   From March 20th to March 24th the Game Changers programme will be going mobile. Traveling between Scarborough and Coventry watch out for our yellow American school bus to get involved! We..

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Blog : Beyond Flipped at The Big Bang Fair

13th March 2017
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Today some of the Beyond Flipped team took a trip to this year’s Bing Bang Fair, a STEM outreach event for school children. Inspiring creativity and interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics through the use of innovative technologies, hands-on activities, and immersive experiences. The event was jam-packed with exciting exhibits, activities, and performances, designed..

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The Team / Sophia Awan

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Student Activator I am currently a 2nd year student studying Enterprise and Entrepreneurship. My interests mainly lie in new innovations and venture creations. I am passionate about working in the lab as it enables me to see different ways innovation can enhance teaching and learning.    

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Blog : Remix Play, A Guests Point of View

13th March 2017
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Re-blogged with permission from David Andrew   A day workshop in February 2017, organised by Game Changers at the Disruptive Media Learning Lab at Coventry University. The day was an interesting fun day with a broad range of speakers and activities, ranging from commercial computer games, to traditional games and games designed for learning, reflecting..

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Project : CreativeCulture

10th March 2017

The CreativeCulture project is funded under Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MoHE) under the NEWTON UK-SEA programme, which aims to expand the GameChangers programme to address educational challenges within the context of inclusive learning for learners from the rural parts of Malaysia Borneo. CreativeCulture will involve collaborations with Universiti Malaysia Sarawak..

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Blog : Coventry University students recruited to take part in Arts Gymnasium project

10th March 2017
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We are very pleased to have recruited five students from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities; 1 master’s student in Photography, 2 x level I Media Communication students, and 2 x level II Media Communication students. The students have been attending weekly sessions at the Belgrade over this last term to get to know the..

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Blog : Open Med goes to Jordan

10th March 2017
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Sarah Merry and Daniel Villar-Onrubia recently returned from a National Partner Forum meeting in Jordan. This was an extremely fruitful meeting, with attendees from Europe and from Egypt, Morocco and Palestine as well as Jordan. Sarah and Daniel presented on the work completed by the Coventry team so far, which includes the Compendium of Case Studies..

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Blog : Project: CreativeCulture

10th March 2017
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DMLL has recently received funding from NEWTON UK-SEA (AHRC + MoHE) programme to expand the impact of the GameChangers (Gamify.org.uk) initiative into South-East Asia. The project is called CreativeCulture, which stands for ‘Creative and participatory transcultural practice and problem solving through game design and computational thinking’ and we are collaborating with Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)..

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