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[ECT Colloquium Series] Nicole Krämer

Monday, March 30, 2015, 2:30pm-4:00pm Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network) 2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201 Facebook as a tool for socializing… but also for learning? Nicole Krämer will talk about Facebook and the effects … Continue reading

[ECT Colloquium Series] Rand Spiro

Monday, April 27, 2015, 3:30pm-5:00pm Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network) 2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201 The Post-Gutenberg Mind: A Comprehensive Framework for Next-Generation Learning with Technology in Complex Domains Rand Spiro will talk The … Continue reading

[CREATE & ECT Colloquium Series] Miguel Nussbaum

Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 2:00pm-3:30pm Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network) 2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201 Educational Games and the Design Based Research Approach Miguel Nussbaum will talk about developing video games which align educational … Continue reading

[ECT Colloquium Series] June Ahn

Thursday, November 20, 2014, 1:00pm-2:30pm Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network) 2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201 Reimagining STEM Pathways through the Design of Learning Environments and Technologies June Ahn talks about ways we can connect STEM … Continue reading

[ECT Colloquium Series] Audrey Watters

Thursday, November 13, 2014, 3:00pm-4:30pm Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network) 2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201 Ed-tech and Conviviality in an Age of Surveillance A presentation sponsored by the Programs in Educational Communication and Technology … Continue reading

[ECT Colloquium Series] W. Russell Neuman

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 3:30pm-5:00pm Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network) 2 Metrotech Center, 8th FloorBrooklyn NY 11201 Instructional Design in the Era of the MOOC A presentation sponsored by the Programs in Educational Communication and Technology at … Continue reading

[MCC Lecture Series] Mimi Ito

Geeking Out and Leveling Up: How Gamers, Fans, and Makers Learn Through Affinity Networks Hosted by the NYU Departments of Media, Culture, and Communication; Teaching & Learning; Steinhardt Office of Global Programs; and Programs in Educational Communication & Technology. Wednesday, … Continue reading

[ECT Colloquium Series] Camillia Matuk

Investigating tools for learning, collaboration, and design A presentation sponsored by the Programs in Educational Communication and Technology at MAGNET. This talk will explore the multifaceted role of technology in supporting cognition, collaboration, and design for learning. For more information, visit … Continue reading

ECT: Past, Present, and Future

May 18, 2013. NYU. This event is to honor the retirement of a faculty member and to celebrate the move of ECT to MAGNET, the Media And Games Network in Brooklyn. Attendance is by invitation only and we are currently … Continue reading

Talk: Digital Heroes: Video Games and Identity Construction in Iranian Video Games, Vit Sisler

March 29, 2013, 11am – 12:30pm CREATE Lab This lecture analyzes contemporary Iranian video games and explores the ways in which they communicate different concepts of identity. Video games are a form of mainstream media for Iranian youth, and have … Continue reading