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Scratch Day

1 - 31 May 2017
Fee: No
Open to public: Yes
Category: Community

Scratch Day is a global network of events where people gather to celebrate Scratch, the free coding platform and online community for kids. Scratch Day events bring together young people from the Scratch community to share projects, learn from each other, and welcome newcomers. This year’s celebration is during the month of May. Look for a Scratch Day in your community, or organize your own! Learn More


Invention & Intervention: Blending Research with Practice to Develop Effective Media for Youth

May 25 2017 | San Diego, CA
Fee: Yes
Open to public: Yes
Category: Cooney Center presenting

By bringing together media producers, industry researchers, and children’s media scholars from around the world, the intent of this preconference is to: provide guidance and information to academic researchers on the types of research currently conducted within the children’s media industry; identify how academic researchers might be influential in conducting research that will drive more impactful media productions; and brainstorm ways to facilitate improved communication between researchers and (media) practitioners. This daylong preconference (lunch included) will include three panel sessions…


67th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association

25 - 29 May 2017 | San Diego, CA
Fee: Yes
Open to public: No
Category: Community

This event is open to the public. Conference Theme: Interventions: Communication Research and Practice “Intervention” points to a range of communication practices that engage with a political event, social phenomena, industrial or socio-cultural practice, in order to alter and disrupt events and the norms and practices that contribute to their occurrence. Interventions prohibit events from proceeding in a  “normal” course. Interventions approach or critique practices and phenomenon resulting from tensions or absences occurring in: events, structures, (institutional governmental, media industry),…