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Test your knowledge of DePauw History

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TimelineJS: DePauw University history

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DePauw students work on back to school edition

I’m teaching at DePauw University this week and snapped some photos of the staff at The DePauw working on the back-to-school edition. The DePauw is the oldest college newspaper in Indiana and birthplace of Sigma Delta Chi, which was founded … Continue reading

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PlayBuzz: York Fair history quiz

I used PlayBuzz to build this York Fair history quiz.

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Playbuzz: “Star-Spangled” Banner quiz

It’s super easy to build quizzes using Playbuzz.┬áHere’s one I built in honor of the 200th anniversary of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”  

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Using Layar to enrich print

In a previous post, I discussed Thinglink, a great way to make interactive images for online. With Layar, you can add interactive content to print, making it come alive when you scan it with your smartphone app. I took this … Continue reading

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Use Spotify to create fun music lists to share

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Use Listly to crowdsource content

You can use Listly to curate, crowdsource and engage readers via embedded list. Here’s one I started on Favorite Places to Visit. Favorite places to visit View more lists from Buffy Andrews Here’s a list I did of my books: … Continue reading

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Using Soundcite to enrich text: Carousel

One of my favorite rides is the beautiful Grand Carousel at Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pa. I can hear the carousel music as I write this post. There’s nothing quite like getting an outside horse and reaching for the … Continue reading

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Use free Snapwidget to create embeddable grid, map, slideshow of Instagram photos

I created this embeddable map using Snapwidget, a free Instagram widget. You can also use it to create embeddable grids or slideshows and filter by username or hashtag. Here are the same photos via a slideshow made with the widget. … Continue reading

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