New Media Faculty Seminar (NMFS)

Mondays, Sept. 10 – Dec. 3 (does not meet Oct. 8)

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To be eligible for the stipend, seminar participants must:

Readings – complete weekly readings and be prepared to participate in discussion every Monday; lead at least one reading discussion OR technology discussion

Blogs – blog weekly.  Additional blogging of pertinent subjects and follow-up thoughts is strongly suggested.

Blog Comments – comment on at least one blog post weekly.

Attendance – be present for a minimum of 10 sessions

Seminar Resources


The one stop shop for everything on this piece of paper.  This site will link you to all of the readings, blogs and twitter discussions regarding all things NMFS (and sometimes more!)


Never used a wiki?  Here’s your chance!  We will be using this wiki to sign up to lead a weekly discussion on either the reading or a technology.

Mother Blog:

a/k/a “moblo” this site (hosted by Rob the fabulous Tech Trainer), will pull together all of our blog posts via an RSS feed.  This will allow you to consume weekly posts via your favorite RSS reader?  Don’t have a reader?  Want to learn more?  Just ask!

Twitter: #BenNMFS

To tweet or not to tweet?  That is the question.  We are!  Follow our posts and start your own using this hashtag.