Shalane & Josh's engagement pix!

Wk 15 – Shalane’s getting married! (+Finger Painting & Last Week ‘o Class)

We’re trying Finger Painting and visiting the SOA Holiday Art Sale this week! Plus samples from your Instagram activities last week and your thoughts about EDU-2036. Plus you get to meet UnCollege students Mihir Kathpalia & Allison Bouganim!


"Grumpy Old Man" complaining about Pokemon Go

Writing Essays for Grumpy old Men

When we ask students to write (the GPE / WPE or anything else) are we asking them to write what we want to read? Or are we truly inviting them to think new thoughts in their own time, for their generation, and in their century?


filmmaker & activist Carla Dauden visits CSU Long Beach, College of the Arts, School of Art, Art 110, in room FA4-311

Wk14: Instagram & the Future of College

We’re meeting in the classroom, FA4-311, for the last time this week. We’ll talk about The Final, (have a potluck?) Websites, ePortfolios, and of course, Classmate Conversations!


Photo of the University of South Florida with superimposed text for the WP Campus meeting in July 2016

WP Campus Online talk proposal

WP Campus, a WordPress group focused on Education, is holding a virtual conference in January. This is a copy of the proposal I submitted for “Using WordPress for Student ePortfolios”


photo of the TEDxCSULB stage with the name "TEDxCSULB" in large, dimensional letters

TEDxCSULB

A copy of my proposal for TEDxCSULB 2017: “Burn the University Catalog: real lessons from fake universities”


Glenn Zucman wearing SEE Mondo Dexter glasses, an orange shirt, and a mustard colored t-shirt featuring a series of skulls and insects

Wk 13 – Vlog & Conquer! (& then Fall Break)

We’re in the classroom, FA4-311 with visiting artist Carla Dauden helping to inspire our vlogs & eportfolios this week. Next week: vegan turkey!


photo of Carla Dauden from a video screen image

Visiting Artist: Carla Dauden

Filmmaker and activist Carla Dauden visits Art110 this week for a conversation about media, careers, and having a voice in your culture. Bring your questions!


csulb-notmypresident-005

Donald Trump: The Education President

Wednesday was a bad day. A man who preached hate and division was elected president of the United States. But it was also a day that students raised their voices with a power you don’t often hear. Was it a good day?


sheryl-sandberg-facebook-coo-celebrating-her-8-year-faceversary

Breaking News: Facebook isn’t cool anymore!

Thinking about Social Media. It’s useful. You can build audiences, brands & careers. But is it so formulaic that we’ve crushed the human spirit to get there?


scantron test paper used as origami paper to make a paper swan

Wk 12 – Scantrons & Twines, oh my! – 2:30

Let’s take a look at some of the cool Twines & Scantron Art pieces from last week. And a new Classmate Conversation Triptych for this week!


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  • Shalane & Josh's engagement pix!

    Wk 15 – Shalane’s getting married! (+Finger Painting & Last Week ‘o Class)

    We’re trying Finger Painting and visiting the SOA Holiday Art Sale this week! Plus samples from your Instagram activities last week and your thoughts about EDU-2036. Plus you get to meet UnCollege students Mihir Kathpalia & Allison Bouganim!


  • "Grumpy Old Man" complaining about Pokemon Go

    Writing Essays for Grumpy old Men

    When we ask students to write (the GPE / WPE or anything else) are we asking them to write what we want to read? Or are we truly inviting them to think new thoughts in their own time, for their generation, and in their century?


  • filmmaker & activist Carla Dauden visits CSU Long Beach, College of the Arts, School of Art, Art 110, in room FA4-311

    Wk14: Instagram & the Future of College

    We’re meeting in the classroom, FA4-311, for the last time this week. We’ll talk about The Final, (have a potluck?) Websites, ePortfolios, and of course, Classmate Conversations!


  • Photo of the University of South Florida with superimposed text for the WP Campus meeting in July 2016

    WP Campus Online talk proposal

    WP Campus, a WordPress group focused on Education, is holding a virtual conference in January. This is a copy of the proposal I submitted for “Using WordPress for Student ePortfolios”


  • photo of the TEDxCSULB stage with the name "TEDxCSULB" in large, dimensional letters

    TEDxCSULB

    A copy of my proposal for TEDxCSULB 2017: “Burn the University Catalog: real lessons from fake universities”


  • Glenn Zucman wearing SEE Mondo Dexter glasses, an orange shirt, and a mustard colored t-shirt featuring a series of skulls and insects

    Wk 13 – Vlog & Conquer! (& then Fall Break)

    We’re in the classroom, FA4-311 with visiting artist Carla Dauden helping to inspire our vlogs & eportfolios this week. Next week: vegan turkey!


  • photo of Carla Dauden from a video screen image

    Visiting Artist: Carla Dauden

    Filmmaker and activist Carla Dauden visits Art110 this week for a conversation about media, careers, and having a voice in your culture. Bring your questions!


  • csulb-notmypresident-005

    Donald Trump: The Education President

    Wednesday was a bad day. A man who preached hate and division was elected president of the United States. But it was also a day that students raised their voices with a power you don’t often hear. Was it a good day?


  • sheryl-sandberg-facebook-coo-celebrating-her-8-year-faceversary

    Breaking News: Facebook isn’t cool anymore!

    Thinking about Social Media. It’s useful. You can build audiences, brands & careers. But is it so formulaic that we’ve crushed the human spirit to get there?


  • scantron test paper used as origami paper to make a paper swan

    Wk 12 – Scantrons & Twines, oh my! – 2:30

    Let’s take a look at some of the cool Twines & Scantron Art pieces from last week. And a new Classmate Conversation Triptych for this week!


  • 4 scantron test forms put together and then used as a grid drawing space. A large heart is made by bubbling in the appropriate answer squares

    Wk 12 – Don’t forget to vote! – 1p

    Lots of cool Twine & Scantron EC projects! Classmate conversation triptychs. What is art? Abstraction & Representation.


  • Dr. Christine Whitcraft Assistant professor of Biological Sciences @CSULB

    Public Knowledge 5: Making a Difference in your own backyard & Social Media

    Final workshop session on the academic & the community and social media.


  • Artwork made of scantron forms

    Lydia’s Scantron Art EC Contest

    Lydia challenges Y-O-U to take those Scantrons you’re sick of and turn them into cool art pieces!


  • California State University Long Beach, College of the Arts, School of Art, Art110, Introduction to the visual arts, students creating a "Fiber Art Social Network" by adding their photos to the walls of FO4-267 (faculty office building #4, room 267) and connecting them with lines of yarn

    Wk 11 – Try Twine? – 2:30

    This week’s Art Talk OTW is the documentary about Aaron Swartz, “The Internet’s Own Boy.” Also, check out Janis’ cool new game “Make Trump Great Again”, and also check out the great EC opportunity to make your own!


  • Hannah Adams marker illustration of her social network. Images uses a octopus with her image at the octopus head and the tentacles fan out and sometimes cross to show friends and their connections

    Wk 11 – Home Stretch! – 1p

    Coooool Fiber Art Social Network last week! This week we hang out at the SOA Galleries for conversations!


  • SurveyMonkey questionnaire asking what features buildings on the CSULB campus should have

    A Donald Trump moment at the Future of the University Panel Discussion

    A panel discussion on the future of the university turned into a sort of Donald Trump rally as students left behind by “academic globalization” protested The Hall of Science Building as if it were a Goldman Sachs bank bailout.


  • hand written letter by Stephanie Valdivia

    Wk 10: Fiber Art Social Network – 2:30

    Expressing the connections in our lives: last week: Art Care Package, this week: Fiber Art Social Network


  • wooden box with a photo of Damonte Ford and his girlfriend inside the cover and in the body of the box are many bits of ephemera from their time together

    Wk 10: Fiber Art Social Network, 1p

    Deep and thoughtful Art Care Packages last week! This week another way of looking at the connections of our lives: Fiber Art Social Network