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Syllabus Archive: Anthropology and the “Making” of Arts and Technologies

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Syllabus Archive: Anthropology and the “Making” of Arts and Technologies

Making is central to knowing. Doing ethnographic fieldwork makes this obvious. It is less obvious in the classroom, however, where sitting and reading texts tog... More

Annotation Tools for Online Teaching

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Annotation Tools for Online Teaching

The aim of this post is to explore different tools that can be used to allow students to have interactive and collaborative reading experiences with texts assig... More

Lecture Tools for Online Teaching: Video, Narrated, and Interactive

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Lecture Tools for Online Teaching: Video, Narrated, and Interactive

For the first post of this series, we are highlighting platforms that invite you to step back from your lecturing soap box, as many studies have shown that lect... More

Visual Collaboration and Brainstorming Tools for Student Teams

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Visual Collaboration and Brainstorming Tools for Student Teams

Group brainstorms and projects can be a great way to get students to work collaboratively on course topics, engage in more open-ended discussions, and develop a... More

Online Tools for Hybrid and Remote Teaching

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Online Tools for Hybrid and Remote Teaching

Welcome to the world in a new abnormal—a world filled with Zoom burn-out (Cauterucci 2020) and new struggles to engage students. Spring 2020 was, for most, a ti... More

Teaching Recognition, Representation, and Collaboration: A Critical Examination of Documentary Film

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Teaching Recognition, Representation, and Collaboration: A Critical Examination of Documentary Film

How can using podcasts, documentary film, and discussion encourage learners to understand storytelling’s power over our perceptions of the world and why represe... More

Syllabus Archive: Critical Ethnographies

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Syllabus Archive: Critical Ethnographies

What is ethnography, and how do we teach about ethnography/ethnographies so that students understand the complexity of analysis? There have been many scholars w... More

Syllabus Archive Project: An Introduction

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Syllabus Archive Project: An Introduction

As someone newly immersed in a university teaching environment after shedding my role as a graduate student, I was excited, yet unsure of how to approach design... More