Extra Credit DTC201

You may attend up to three of the events listed below to make up for missed participation and activity points for the class.* If you attend, write 2-3 paragraphs that 1) summarize the content of the event in detail and that 2) reflect on how that content relates to specific material from our class. Print your response with DTC201, Extra Credit, and your first and last name at the top and hand it in within one week of the event taking place. Please do not email me your write-up.

Here are events you may attend:

  1. Monday, February 26th: Digital Foundations Workshop: Better Web Browsing3:00-4:00pm, CDSC, 4th floor Holland Library, led by Richard Snyder
  2. Monday, March 5th: Digital Foundations Workshop: “Digital Privacy-Tools for Daily Living“, 3:00-5:00pm, CDSC, 4th floor Holland Library, led by Lorena O’English
  3. Wednesday, March 7th: Virtual Reality Symposium: Keynote with Matt Swanson, 6:00-7:00pm, SPARK Atrium
  4. Thursday, March 8th: Virtual Reality Symposium: Gender, Gaming, and Online Culture, 9:00-10:00am, CDSC, 4th floor Holland Library
  5. Thursday, March 8th: Virtual Reality Symposium: Technonormativity, 10:00-11:00am, CDSC, 4th floor Holland Library
  6. Thursday, March 8th: Virtual Reality Symposium: Intersectionality in Online Environments, 11:00am-12:00pm, CDSC, 4th floor Holland Library
  7. Thursday, March 8th: Virtual Reality Symposium: An Overview of the Game Creation Process, 1:30-3:30pm, CDSC, 4th floor Holland Library (workshop)
  8. Thursday, March 8th: Virtual Reality Symposium:Introduction to Creating Interactive Games with Twine, 3:30-5:30pm, CDSC, 4th floor Holland Library (workshop)
  9. Wednesday, March 28th: Digital Foundations Workshop: Best Email Practices, 3:00pm-4:00pm, 4th floor Holland Library
  10. Wednesday, April 4th: Digital Foundations Workshop: Our Many Lives on Social Media, 3:30pm-5:00pm, Bundy Reading Room (Avery Hall)

* Depending on detail level and thoughtfulness of your response, as well as writing quality, your write-up may earn from 10 to 25 points. Extra points cannot exceed the number of points you are missing for the course (i.e., you cannot earn 102% when final grades are posted).