Toward a culture of innovation:
— “fear” at 4′ 30″
“…while innovation is a word that looks good on a mission and values statements, if it isn’t backed up with the things Jim and his colleagues talk about – culture, failure, play, willingness to take risks – it remains locked away as words on statements.” — Clint Lalonde
What about our innovation lab?
UMW Thinklab – if you can dream it, you can make it
Again, UMW Blogs is an inspiration
“a distributed publishing hub that actually features the work happening around campus through intelligent syndication and aggregation rather than acting like a digital brochure.”
Lincoln and CUNY people team up on BeBop:
designed to allow members of a BuddyPress community to collect their own OERs from various web services – Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, etc – for display on their BP profiles. It’s a nice demonstration of how BuddyPress can be used as a tool for aggregating work done elsewhere on the web. It also demonstrates another way in which universities can use a free platform like BuddyPress as a non-commercial, locally hosted home for students and faculty, while recognizing that valuable work happens in spaces not under the university’s control.
DS106 – distributed digital storytelling