Category: Live Blogging

Extreme Sports: Vanuatu Land Divers

Join us Monday at 9:30 AM Pacific time (GMT-8) for a live discussion involving room 162 and a class from Greece as we discuss the extreme sport practiced by the “land divers” of  Vanuatu.

Prior to our Skype call, we conducted a survey of students in class and asked them several questions ablout sports. Here are their answers:


World Ukulele Day Skype Call

We will be participating in a live Ukulele Day celebration with our old friends in Dunedin, New Zealand on Thursday, February 2nd. Students will be backchanneling it live using the interface below. Join in the conversation!  All comments are moderated before they appear.

Live blogging event – Skype call with India Q&A

Watch this space on Monday, 8:15 A.M. Pacific time for a live blogging event. Room 162 will be video conferencing, via Skype, with two gentlemen from India who will be telling us about Indian culture and Hinduism. They will also be teaching us how to do some ancient Vedic Math operations. Students will be using this space as a backchannel to discuss the session.

LIVE BLOGGING EVENT – Interview with Rabbi Greenblatt (@Akevy613)

Tuesday Thursday, January 27th (DATE CHANGE) we will be interviewing Rabbi Akevy Greenblatt from Memphis, Tennessee. You can follow it live via our class Twitter feed below. Our Skype call will be from  9:15-9:45 a.m. (GMT-8) local time. Two students will be in charge of Tweeting before, during, and after the session. Look for the feed to go live shortly after 9:00 a.m.