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Interdisciplinary Week Events at Southampton

Locally-based MOOC participants may be interested in attending these events which take place in Interdisciplinary Research Week at the University of Southampton: Coffee and muffins included :-) Book a free place here If you are not able to attend in person, check out #IDRW2014. Continue reading →

The Virtual Choir

An end of MOOC present from the Web Science team, performed by Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir. 8409 videos featuring 5905 singers from 101 countries. Best played very loudly! )

Analysing the Network of #FLwebsci Tweets

With the University of Southampton’s first MOOC on Web Science now coming up to its second week, work has been under way to promote and discuss the new course, and – in parallel with the MOOC’s focus on the Web – a lot of this has happened on social media. I recently ran a session with Digital Marketing MSc students at the University, who were asked to post messages promoting the MOOC to their own social networks. Continue reading →