Tag: social media

  • My thoughts on the opening ceremonies of the Olympics

    I loved the spoken word video montage that introduced the #Olympics. It was poetic, dignified, yet understated. These Isles of Wonder. — Daniel Greene (@danielgreene) July 28, 2012 Call me old fashioned, but I dislike seeing Olympians parading with their phones & camcorders out. And some of the worst are US. #Olympics — Daniel Greene […]

  • Webshop Wednesday – ‘Terps on film: Ethical or entertaining?

    Webshop Wednesday – ‘Terps on film: Ethical or entertaining?

    This Wednesday, July 25th, from 9a-noon Arizona Time (UTC-7:00), I am excited to open my workshop to participants on a Google+ Hangout. Interpreters on Google+ have asked me when I would be offering a workshop online, and this is the second time I am. This workshop costs $30 USD and offers .3 continuing education units (CEUs) […]

  • Sexting revisited

    I just saw a video of Dan Savage’s thoughts on sexting, and it reminded me of my blog post on sexting that was published in a book on the subject. One funny thing that has come up since then is the Anthony Weiner (not Wiener) sexting story, in which — contrary to Savage’s forecast — there is […]

  • First workshop on Google+ Hangout a success

    Learning from colleagues via Daniel Greene’s workshop… all from the comfort of my home while my daughter naps. Amazing technology! –online participant Introduction Yesterday, I included online participants in one of my workshops for the first time. I had used the technology in my teaching practicum last quarter in grad school, but this was the […]

  • Webshop Wednesday – Fostering independence: How interpreters can get out of the way when consumers don’t need us

    This Wednesday, July 4th, from 1–4 PM Arizona Time (same as PDT), I am excited to open my workshop to participants on a Google+ Hangout. Interpreters on Google+ have asked me when I would be offering a workshop online, and now I finally am. This workshop costs $30 USD and offers .3 continuing education units (CEUs) […]