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"Warrior" vs "Soldier": Talking Terminology at GAAS 2019 Conference

This year’s annual meeting of the German Association for American Studies had popular culture as its central theme. At the opening, speakers pointed to the apparent disconnect between the strong tradition of popular-culture scholarship in German American studies and the fact that, until this year’s 66th meeting, popular culture had never been the central theme. 589 mots de plus

Interview With Mark Litke, Co-Founder and President Of Cumulus

Cumulus was an exhibitor recently at the Downstream 2019 Conference and Exhibition in Houston. On June 11th, Mark Litke of Cumulus and I sat down at the conference and discussed his company’s product – Smart Torque System. 263 mots de plus

Collaborative learning: intercultural virtual student peer-assisted learning. An international collaboration.

Authors: Carmen Álvarez-Mayo, Department of Language and Linguistic Science, University of York; Antonio José Jiménez Muñoz, Irene Pérez Fernández and Mar González Chacón, Departamento de Filología Inglesa, Francesa y Alemana, Universidad de Oviedo; Andrea Llano Busta and Laura Montes Menéndez (former Universidad de Oviedo students) and Trevor Brown (former University of York student) … 340 mots de plus

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Learning Together: building a community of learners within and beyond prison bars

Author: Rachel Vipond,
Departments of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York

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Social Policy, Crime and Criminal Justice is a module which brings together students from the University of York and HMP Buckley Hall to engage in a shared learning experience which takes place on the prison site. 89 mots de plus

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Creating partnerships for interprofessional education (IPE): lecturer and student perspectives on an innovative learning event

Authors: Helen Bedford, Alison Smalley, Katie Graham and Carole Lindsey,
Departments of Health Sciences; Social Policy and Social Work, University of York

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This workshop showcases the design, delivery and evaluation of an innovative and successful interprofessional education (IPE) event for second year midwifery and social work undergraduates at the University of York. 212 mots de plus

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Let's engineer a musical instrument together: Creating effective staff-student partnerships for problem-based learning in engineering

Authors: Jude Brereton, Frank Stevens and Andy Hunt
Department of Electronic Engineering, University of York

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This workshop describes the authors’ experience of designing, developing and teaching a new masters-level module which incorporates problem-based learning in an audio engineering context. 211 mots de plus

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Using Belbin and Tuckman to inform student understanding of learning dynamics in workshop groups

Authors: Scott Slorach and Patrick Gallimore
The York Law School, University of York

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Workshops offer an ideal forum to develop valuable student learning partnerships, built around well-designed activities and student interaction. 164 mots de plus

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