Readers: As I did when I originally attended Professor Cairo’s Introduction to Infographics and Visualization MOOC course last January, I am showcasing some of the beautiful work done by his current students in the October 2013 class that just completed. The first one I am going to showcase is a redesign assignment by Julien Hennequart. Julian […]

Over the past two days, I have been discussing a Special College Report article that is in the current issue of Time Magazine (October 7, 2013). It is titled Class of 2025 How They’ll Learn and What They’ll Pay. Time discusses the debates going on over traditional education with a core curriculum and other academics […]

Yesterday, I started discussing a Special College Report article that is in the current issue of Time Magazine (October 7, 2013). It is titled Class of 2025 How They’ll Learn and What They’ll Pay. Time discusses the debates going on over traditional education with a core curriculum and other academics who would rather have students […]

On my trip home to Arizona from Paris yesterday, I read the Special College Report article in the current issue of Time Magazine (October 7, 2013). It is titled Class of 2025 How They’ll Learn and What They’ll Pay. I am always interested in they ways different groups (i.e., Government, educators, parents, etc.) perceive what […]

Alberto Cairo has announced that he will be teaching his third ‘Introduction to Infographics and Visualization’ Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), offered through the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, will begin October 6. It’ll be shorter than the two previous courses —four weeks, instead of six. Registration is free and space is limited to […]

Here is the fourth MOOC Infographic class final project from one of my classmates that I wanted to share with you. It was created by Soazig Clifton. Soazig wanted me to point out that it is a ‘work in progress’ rather than a polished piece. Here is Soazig’s explanation of her project. Here is my attempt […]

Here is the third MOOC Infographic class final project from one of my classmates that I wanted to share with you. It was created by Gerd Winter. Here is Gerd’s explanation of his project. I’ve tried to make some sense of data from the World Economic Forum, which I found seem to indicated that it […]