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Welcome to your front row seat at the 2014 NMC Summer Conference in Portland, Oregon. The NMC Summer Conference is a one-of-a-kind event, attracting hundreds of highly skilled educators interested in the applications of emerging technologies for teaching, learning, and creative inquiry. This collection is where we will add the compelling conference moments captured on video for you. It’s the next best thing to actually being at NMC Summer Conference (go.nmc.org/2014).

2014 NMC Summer Conference The New Media Consortium

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Welcome to your front row seat at the 2014 NMC Summer Conference in Portland, Oregon. The NMC Summer Conference is a one-of-a-kind event, attracting hundreds of highly skilled educators interested in the applications of emerging technologies for teaching, learning, and creative inquiry. This collection is where we will add the compelling conference moments captured on video for you. It’s the next best thing to actually being at NMC Summer Conference (go.nmc.org/2014).

    • video
    Bryan Blakeley > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Bryan Blakeley > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Bryan Blakeley of Boston College from Boston College presents "Creating an Environment for Innovation."

    • 3 min
    • video
    Steven Varela and Janet Hill > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Steven Varela and Janet Hill > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Steven Varela and Janet Hill from University of Texas at El Paso present "Transforming the Humanities with Virtual World Technology."

    • 5 min
    • video
    Michael Berman > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Michael Berman > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Michael Berman from CSU Channel Islands presents "$100 per Second" at the 2014 NMC Summer Conference in Portland.

    CSU Channel Islands developed a creative strategy based on social media and user-created content to boost campus enrollment. The campaign, “15 Seconds is Worth $1500”, engaged current and prospective students by challenging them to explain in a 15 second video why they chose Channel Islands

    • 5 min
    • video
    Maya Georgieva > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Maya Georgieva > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Maya Georgieva from New York University presents "Innovation Lab: Apps and Wearable Tech Powers New Learning Experiences"

    NYU Stern students spend their first two days in the Langone MBA
    program working in teams to create a new service, product, or an idea, which directly affects their lives. Their experiences prototyping their designs were captured through wearable technology including Google Glass and Narrative Clip.

    • 4 min
    • video
    Nico Carver > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Nico Carver > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Nico Carver of University of Delaware presents "Tracking Mouse Movements to Assess Learning."

    This presentation shares the latest research being done with MACAW, a method for collecting and analyzing mouse-tracking data, developed at the University of Delaware Library. The goal of MACAW is to improve instruction through understanding how people interact with their computers during a workshop or class.

    • 5 min
    • video
    Jared Bendis > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Jared Bendis > 2014 NMC Five Minutes of Fame

    Jared Bendis from Case Western Reserve University presents "The Great Furby Project."

    In 2012, Hasbro released a new Furby, and in 2013 and 2014 , every student in the “Living in the Digital Age” course was required to purchase, care for, and explore with one. What for, and why? What did students ultimately learn? Find answers in “The Great Furby Project!"

    • 5 min

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