CCI Winter School – deadline extended

Posted on Jan 31, 2012 in Conferences, Workshops & CFPs

I’m excited to be joining a stellar team of mentors at the CCI Winter School in Brisbane in June and I hope to see you (yes, you) there! The deadline for submission of applications has been extended to 7 February 2012 and you can apply now. CCI’s 2012 Winter School (coinciding with summer in the […]

CFP: Emerging Methods for Digital Media Research

Posted on Jan 31, 2012 in Conferences, Workshops & CFPs

CFP for Special Themed Issue of the Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (JOBEM), March 2013. Emerging Methods for Digital Media Research With the rise of ‘big data’, locative media, and smartphones, existing media and communication studies methods are being recombined, reconfigured and replaced alongside their objects of study. This special issue of JOBEM seeks […]

Call for Applications: Masters Scholarship – MDI Programme, School of Design

History or background of award A scholarship, supported by the Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden Fund, is available for a Master’s student to work in the School of Design at Victoria University of Wellington, in Wellington, New Zealand. This fully-funded 2 year position in the new Master of Design Innovation programme supports Dr Anne […]

Happy New Year Redux

Posted on Jan 23, 2012 in Everyday Life

Jonny Wan – Dragon Happy Chinese (Lunar) New Year! 2012 is the Year of the Dragon, traditionally associated with energy and change, good luck and good health. Given a rather inauspicious start to the calendar year–two long-haul flights in two weeks, followed by almost immediate and prolonged immobilisation due to my dislocated kneecap, ended up […]

Happy New Year

Posted on Jan 2, 2012 in Everyday Life

Thanks to all our friends and colleagues for an inspiring 2011, and we wish you much joy and adventure in the coming year! Baaa by Cyriak (Thx Adam!) 2011 was a busy and rewarding year for us. I had the pleasure of learning about farm tech at Fieldays in Hamilton, shearing and woolhandling at the […]