Archive for the 'Technology' Category

German Traces NYC website launched

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

My colleagues and I have launched the German Traces NYC website, which is a collaboration between Goethe-Institut New York and Pratt SILS. Interested in the project? Follow up on Twitter… Or Facebook… Or YouTube!

What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

I wrote a review for Teachers College Record on Nicholas Carr’s new book, The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains. Check it out on TCR, or read it below:

Using virtual space to compensate for lack of physical space?

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

Below you will find a paper I wrote based on some work I did back at Teachers College. I hope you enjoy it. Cocciolo, A. (in press). Alleviating physical space constraints using virtual space? A study from an urban academic library. Library Hi Tech, 28(4). ABSTRACT Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to […]

ED-MEDIA 2010 Toronto

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

I am in the lovely city of Toronto presenting my paper Using Online Social Networks to Build Healthy Communities: A Design-based Research Investigation at ED-MEDIA 2010. The presentation is below: Using Online Social Networks to Build Healthy Communities View more presentations from ac2182.

Guest Respondent at Parsons

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

I was pleased to be a guest respondent at Parsons MFA exhibition OneZero, for the session on technology + education. If the website is any indication, this was indeed a well organized event. Congratulations to all the graduates, at Parsons and Pratt!

My Dissertation

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009

Although it has been done for a few months now, I realized I never posted my dissertation here. So here it is, enjoy! USING INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES TO ADVANCE A PARTICIPATORY CULTURE: A STUDY FROM A HIGHER EDUCATION CONTEXT Advances in information and communications technologies (ICTs) have empowered individuals to share their intellectual, cultural, […]

Best Technology Design Nominee

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

I am very flattered that Meety was nominated “Best Technology Design” at the CSCL 2009 conference in Rhodes, Greece. The mention is in the conference program. The conference is in 2 weeks, and I will not be attending (as much as I would like to). Hoping it will win!

TCETC 2009

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

The Teachers College Educational Technology Conference 2009 was great fun. Below are the slides from our presentation titled, Designing an Online Social Network: Lessons Learned, which presents some research on the implementation of the Building Healthy Communities Social Network. Designing an Online Social Network: Lessons Learned View more presentations from ac2182.

ICTs and Cultural Change

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

Below you will find my slides from the EdLab Seminar on January 14, 2009. Enjoy! Using ICTs to Promote Cultural Change: A Study from a Higher Education Context View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. (tags: social_software web)


Thursday, October 23rd, 2008

I am heading to Orlando next week for the EDUCAUSE 2008 conference. If you’re at the conference, come visit our lighting round/poster session titled: When MySpace Meets D-Space: Building a Personal/Institutional Repository