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Blog : Visiting Fellow: Audrey Watters

20th March 2017
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The DMLL is excited to welcome its next visiting fellow! Audrey Watters is a writer who focuses on education and technology — the relationship between politics, pedagogy, business, culture, and ed-tech. She has worked in the education field for over 15 years: teaching, researching, organising, and project-managing. Although she was two chapters into her dissertation (on..

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Blog : Now Hiring: Research Associate Wanted!

21st February 2017
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The DMLL is looking to recruit an experienced Research Associate to support the Lab’s Horizon 2020 BEACONING Project. The Research Associate will undertake and play a lead role in the research, development and evaluation of pervasive and gamified approaches for the Horizon 2020 BEACONING Project (Beaconing.eu), which will include designing and developing pervasive and gamified learning scenarios..

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Blog : Coriolanus Online wins the Reimagine Education Arts & Humanities gold award

18th December 2016
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Coriolanus Online, the first stage of the DMLL-supported Telepresence in Theatre Project, has received the gold award in the Arts & Humanities category of the third annual Reimagine Education Awards, a yearlong global competition designed to uncover transformative initiatives across the Higher Education sector. The competition, which is known as the Oscars of HE, attracted 807 submissions from 56..

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Blog : DoOO-ing my first DMLL project

6th December 2016

I have been working on a pilot scheme with the DMLL (Disruptive Media Learning Lab) at Coventry University for the past 4 weeks. The project is named Domains of One’s Own, also known as Coventry.Domains. This provides a platform to students and academics their own online presence through a subdomain for example mine is: http://armstr38.coventry.domains…

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Blog : Drama activities for Health and Wellbeing: Looking back and looking forward / Part 3

5th December 2016

The Arts Gymnasium is an innovative research project which uses theatre and drama activities to contribute to the quality of life and positive well-being of people living in Coventry. It addresses the difficult question of how can drama and the arts make a positive impact on people’s lives. It is work in partnership between the..

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Blog : Drama activities for Health and Wellbeing: Looking back and looking forward / Part 2

27th November 2016

The Arts Gymnasium is an innovative research project which uses theatre and drama activities to contribute to the quality of life and positive well-being of people living in Coventry. It addresses the difficult question of how can drama and the arts make a positive impact on people’s lives. It is work in partnership between the..

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Blog : Drama activities for Health and Wellbeing: Looking back and looking forward / Part 1

20th November 2016

  The Arts Gymnasium is an innovative research project which uses theatre and drama activities to contribute to the quality of life and positive well-being of people living in Coventry. It addresses the difficult question of how can drama and the arts make a positive impact on people’s lives. It is work in partnership between..

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Blog : Now Hiring: Outreach Workers for the Lanchester Interactive Archive Wanted!

25th October 2016
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The DMLL is looking to recruit two Outreach Workers for the University’s Lanchester Interactive Archive Project. This post holder will be part of the team that will develop and deliver the outreach programme related to ‘Lanchester Interactive Archive’ a project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Coventry University and charitable donations. Dr Frederick Lanchester (1868-1946) was..

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Blog : Coriolanus Online presented at Mindtrek 2016

17th October 2016
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Tom Gorman, Tiina Syrja and Mikko Kanninen will be presenting Coriolanus Online at MINDTREK 2016 in Tampere, Findland. Taking the text of Shakespeare’s Coriolanus as a basis for study, in 2015-16 students from Coventry University (UK) and the University of Tampere (Finland) worked on a small section of the script (3:3) in both Finnish and English. A ‘virtual space’ was..

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Blog : Ready to become a Digital Leader?

26th September 2016
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Digital Leaders is a new and exciting opportunity for Coventry University students to develop digital skills and learn techniques to pass those skills on to others. No matter whether you already are digital savvy or not, enrolled in a undergraduate or a postgraduate course, applications from any students eager to increase their own understanding of the digital..

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