Category Archives: Social Media

Perseverance for beginners


Cool wee video, and it’s true, I wish someone had told me this when I was starting out
And another version :


The original is here :

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Filed under "video clips", Advertising & Marketing, Learning, Presenting and presentation skills, Social Media, Study skills, Teaching, The Student Experience, Tools, UC Pathways, writing

A round up of RoUndie 500 comments UC ENSOC 2014

ENSOC The Cloud

http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/opinion/editorials/10563738/Editorial-RoUndie-500-offensive

http://www.kiwiblog.co.nz/2014/09/the_fun_police.html

https://www.change.org/p/dr-rod-carr-take-action-against-racism-and-islamophobia-at-ensoc-s-roundie-500

http://www.whaleoil.co.nz/2014/10/underbelly-hate/

http://home.nzcity.co.nz/news/article.aspx?id=195049

http://veerofftrack.wordpress.com/2014/10/07/why-i-returned-my-2014-lecturer-of-the-year-award/comment-page-1/#comments

http://sheikyermami.com/feelings-hurt-muselmaniacs-and-useful-idiots-complain-about-musicians-in-taliban-dress/

http://canta.co.nz/letters/628/

PHOTOS of previous ENSOC Undie500/ Roundie500 entrants (all found on the Web) :

ENSOC 1

ENSOC 2

ENSOC 3

ENSOC 4

ENSOC 5

ENSOC 6

ENSOC 7

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Filed under Christchurch, Gender, New Zealand, News, Personal privacy and online security, Social Media, The Student Experience, UCSA, Uncategorized

The rusty old mini that took me to a million views

mini 1 (2)
After just under five years on flickr a photo of a rusty old mini took my total view count to one million this morning. Many, many thanks for all the views and favouriting. If you’d like to have a look for yourself, go to https://www.flickr.com/photos/stephentrinder/ Have a lovely day!

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A Decade of BuzzWords

http://www.macmillandictionary.com/buzzword/entries/decade-of-buzzwords.html?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=MEDO%2008-01-2014%20(1)&utm_content=

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Filed under English for Academic Purposes, English Language, News, Social Media, Study skills, The Student Experience

Critical search skills students should know

http://www.edudemic.com/search-skills-students-should-know/

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Drunk students steal a Llama and take it on a tram ride

http://www.studentbeans.com/worldweirdweb/a/wins/drunk-students-steal-llama-take-it-on-a-tram-ride5776.html

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Kutiman mashups

http://www.openculture.com/2013/10/thru-tokyo.html

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Filed under "video clips", Film and TV, Presenting and presentation skills, Social Media, The Student Experience