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Open Call for Applications

Research Fellowships 2021/2022 Postdoctoral and Senior ResearchersThe Käte Hamburger Kolleg/Centre for Global Cooperation Research(KHK/GCR21) invites applications for Research Fellowships with durationof 12 months starting between February and September 2021. Proposals areespecially welcome regarding: (1) critique, justification and legitimacyin global cooperation; and (2) global cooperation and competingconceptions of world order. The fully funded fellowships are availableto […]

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Keeping K‐12 Students Online and Learning – There’s a Plan for That

 You’re reading the Benton Institute for Broadband & Society’s Weekly Digest, a recap of the biggest (or most overlooked) broadband stories of the week. The digest is delivered via e-mail each Friday. Round-Up for the Week of April 13-17, 2020 As of April 13, 2020, school closures in the U. S. have impacted at least […]

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Remote Learning Tips

Web Conferencing Links & Articles Compiled By the team at Brookline Interactive Group Thank you to the individuals who created these helpful guides and have shared them with us! The New Normal: Web Conferencing Tools & Covid-19 Resources for Non-profit Organizations & Local Governments Elected Officials, Nonprofits & Public Access Television For Government Officials: by […]

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Announcing a National Emergency Library to Provide Digitized Books to Students and the Public

Posted on March 24, 2020 by chrisfreeland To address our unprecedented global and immediate need for access to reading and research materials, as of today, March 24, 2020, the Internet Archive will suspend waitlists for the 1.4 million (and growing) books in our lending library by creating a National Emergency Library to serve the nation’s […]

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Online Educational Resources

Unesco Resources https://en.unesco.org/themes/education-emergencies/coronavirus-school-closures/solutions Diplo Courses https://www.diplomacy.edu/courses How to Move to Teaching/Learning Online 🔗 http://bit.ly/quicktechguide Creating an Online Community, Class or Conference – Quick Tech Guide 🇬🇧🔗 https://iscdigital.co.uk/coronavirus-continuing-learning/ Coronavirus – continuing learning. Advice from ISC 🔗https://www.jisc.ac.uk/training/planning-for-coronavirus JISC Online Contingency Briefing 16/3 🔗https://blog.coursera.org/moving-online-what-you-can-implement-now/ Moving online: What you can implement now. By Coursera. 🔗  https://teachremotely.harvard.edu/best-practices  🔗Advice on setting […]

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Diplo Online Courses

May 2020 online courses Stuck at home? It’s the perfect opportunity to take an online course. Our next course sessions start on 4 May 2020. Register now to reserve your place in these popular courses: Bilateral Diplomacy Diplomacy of Small States E-Diplomacy Artificial Intelligence: Technology, Governance, and Policy Frameworks Apply by30 March 2020 for Diplo certificate courses. […]

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Tracer Study AFriSIG Schools- Request imput

Every year since 2013, the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and the African Union Commission (initially through the NEPAD Agency) and, from 2016, Research ICT Africa, have organised an African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG). This school brings together people from different African countries who are already involved in internet governance, or who are involved in […]

Education History

The History of the URL

March 5, 2020 8:00 AM Zack Bloom On the 11th of January 1982 twenty-two computer scientists met to discuss an issue with ‘computer mail’ (now known as email). Attendees included the guy who would create Sun Microsystems, the guy who made Zork, the NTP guy, and the guy who convinced the government to pay for Unix. The problem was simple: there […]

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DIPLO Courses

May 2020 online courses Our next course sessions start on 4 May 2020. Register now to reserve your place in these popular courses: Bilateral Diplomacy Diplomacy of Small States E-Diplomacy Artificial Intelligence: Technology, Governance, and Policy Frameworks Apply by30 March 2020 for Diplo certificate courses. For further information or to apply, click on the titles of the […]

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Millions of websites face ‘insecure’ warnings

Some well-known websites could stop functioning properly on Wednesday, 4 March, after a bug was found in the digital certificates used to secure them. The organisation that issues the certificates revealed that three million need to be immediately revoked. Visitors to affected sites will be greeted with an alert warning them the site is insecure. […]