I WORK WITH a wide range of creative students on three campuses of the Limerick Institute of Technology. This year, I'm taking a page out of my 1998 notebooks as we share techniques about making rich media content that shows up in less than two seconds on mobile phone screens.
IT WAS 1997 in the Arthouse of Temple Bar that I made my first circle site with 20 aspiring webmasters (webdevs were only known in places like Spin Solutions). More than 20 years later, I'm creating another iteration with a cohort of creative media students in County Tipperary.
AUTHOR DAVID GLUCKMAN visits the Clonmel campus for a lunchtime talk on Tuesday, February 27, 2018. The free event takes place in the Clonmel campus with an audience of clever creative students and local businesses.
HUNDREDS OF THIRD LEVEL students in Ireland have started a month-long step challenge by joining together in small teams to record the highest number of steps together. We will update this page throughout the month of March 2018, helping to surface some of the initiative shown by LIT sports management students who are taking part in the programme.
WE'RE TWO MONTHS AWAY from the 2018 ICT in Education Conference and have started sketching concept art in support of the event. Three separate sketches have earned more than 4000 views each after we uploaded them on Flickr for community commentary. One of the sketches will become the official logo of the 2018 annual conference.
Creative media student Adam Aranowski offers his brief interpretation of the top three images through a 30-second enhance podcast that explains what he sees in each of the images. Based on crowd affirmations, the best images were produced by Emer Hyde, Shannon Egan, and Diana Matos.
I HAVE BEEN CREATING a few shareable audio episodes while using my mobile phone and the Spreaker app. Today, I'm sharing the advantages and workflow with colleagues during a staff training session in the Limerick Institute of Technology. I'm taking colleagues into two accounts, one for Pen & Pixel and another called "Making, Creating, and Sharing".
ONE OF THE BEST features of teaching at third level is getting a new perspective on important thoughts. Today, I saw a perspective of The Holos as shared by Robert Irvine during an Emerging Trends module in the Limerick Institute of Technology.