6 new art technology and emerging media faculty positions

Colleagues I announced last month the 6 PhD fellowships in art science tech at UTD Dallas ( see below the deadline is jan 15). This is to alert you that six ( yes SIX) new tenure track faculty positions are about to be announced by our new Dean Anne Balsamo:  The school web site is …

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Is STEM to STEAM a new idea, vapour ware or or just hot most air ?

Colleagues Announcing a YASMIN discussion on STEM TO STEAM     ( if you are not part of the YASMIN mediterranean art science tech community join the discussion list at :  http://www2.media.uoa.gr/yasmin/ Note- the lists hosted at the University of Athens include a Discussion list and an Announcement list – sign up to the discussion list only …

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PHD Fellowships in art-science-technology: one month to deadline

Colleagues One month to deadline for applications for 4 year PhD scholarships in art-science-technology- humanities-, including STEM to STEAM areas. The fellowships include two years of fellowships and two years of Teaching Assistantships to teach the teachers of STEAM…. This includes PhD applications for the ArtSciLab which is directed by Roger Malina and Cassini Nazir: http://artscilab.atec.io/  The School of …

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Escape from Planet Trump to far side of moon , test plans found. NOT A HOAX

Dear Colleagues A few weeks ago I announced plans to help people migrate to the far side of the moon. The goal was to escape Planet Trump. Experts told us the far side of the moon is radio quiet and there will be no twitter access there for at least a millenium. Astronomers are planning …

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FRANK J. MALINA ASTRONAUTICS MEDAL CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

Colleagues It is with great pleasure that I bring to your attention the call for nominations for the FRANK J. MALINA ASTRONAUTICS MEDAL – 2017 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS- Deadline for nominations Feb 17, 2017 The first award was to Sharon Krista McAuliffe (First Teacher in Space, posthumously, USA). The purpose of this medal reinforces Frank Malina’s …

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SO WHAT IS STEM TO STEAM ANYWAY ? DISRUPTIVE NEW IDEAS OR VAPOR-WARE to GET FUNDING ?

Colleagues As you know there is an international discussion on “stem to steam” concepts and approaches for new art/sci/tech teaching and research methods.  There is much debate and discussion on whether the ideas behind STEM to STEAM are new in anyway, or whether the phrase is a repacking of current work in a way to …

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Looking for amazing new art-sci-tech PhD students

Colleagues We are looking for a few new amazing PhD students in Art/Technology/Emerging Media and Communication at the University of Texas at Dallas. A number of 4 year PhD funded positions are availabe ( two years of a fellowship, two years of a TA ship)..deadline January 15 2017. PhD applicants who are interested in the …

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Listen to the late Pauline Oliveros and other art/sci/tech pioneers on Creative Disturbance

Colleagues Per my previous post re the passing of pioneer Pauline Oliveros, http://malina.diatrope.com/2016/11/25/pauline-oliveros-passes-a-way-time-for-deep-listening/ I thought I would bring this to your attention: Listen to the late Pauline Oliveros and host Scot Gresham-Lancaster, who had collaborated on many projects over the years and in this  2015 podcast they talk over some of that work with a …

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Pauline Oliveros passes a way– time for deep listening

Colleagues I have just learned that colleague Pauline Oliveros just passed away “Pauline Oliveros, an accomplished composer, accordionist, and experimental music pioneer, has died, according to Red Bull Music Academy and FACT. She was 84.” from http://pitchfork.com/news/70047-pauline-oliveros-dead-at-84/ “Born in 1932, Oliveros was a multi-instrumentalist who later became a composer and performer. She was also a noted …

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dont miss eduardo kac space poetry on international space station !!!!

colleagues don’t miss eduardo kac material space poetry on international space station !!!! http://observatoiredelespace.cmail19.com/t/ViewEmail/j/8D37CBA3BAE24ED5/A19F4BFC694AFC96F990754F028F0E8F It is a delight seeing friend and colleague Eduardo Kac perform a space poem through the intermediation of french astronaut Thomas Pesquet: On the occasion of the next mission Proxima of ESA aboard the ISS, the french astronaut Thomas Pesquet come …

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