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COMMUNITY CAN OFFER A CURE TO OUR TECHNOLOGY ADDICTIONS

COMMUNITY CAN OFFER A CURE TO OUR TECHNOLOGY ADDICTIONS

A couple lies in bed, facing away from each other, staring at empty hands cradling invisible phones. It’s a striking image from the artist Eric Pickersgill’s project “Removed,” a series of photographs altered to remove the subjects’ devices. I discovered Pickersgill’s work while scrolling on my own phone, as disconnected from the world around me [...]

May 6, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on COMMUNITY CAN OFFER A CURE TO OUR TECHNOLOGY ADDICTIONS

Community buy-out of controversial art deco building hits the skids

Community buy-out of controversial art deco building hits the skids

A campaign led by Phil Doig to stop the potential demolition of  56 Barrack Street gained almost 800 signatures of support. Home to former furniture store Robertson’s for almost 130 years until the firm’s demise in 2011, plans have been lodged with Dundee City Council to turn the building into student accommodation. Mr Doig had formed [...]

November 6, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Community buy-out of controversial art deco building hits the skids

Community Health Explorer tool visualizes Philly by neighborhood

Community Health Explorer tool visualizes Philly by neighborhood

Philadelphia residents and researchers interested in analyzing local public health data can now do so at the district level after the city released a new digital tool providing a breadth of information on current demographic trends. The web-based Community Health Explorer app, jointly developed by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health (PDPH) and the Office [...]

August 14, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Community Health Explorer tool visualizes Philly by neighborhood

Latest round of cuts bring Community College Commission to the brink

Latest round of cuts bring Community College Commission to the brink

The well is running dry for Wyoming’s community colleges and the commission that doles out their funding after Gov. Matt Mead announced another round of state budget cuts Tuesday. The Community College Commission will absorb the $20 million cuts announced recently in various ways, including less money for college libraries to buy into research databases, [...]

July 9, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Latest round of cuts bring Community College Commission to the brink

Community Tech Internship

Community Tech Internship

Get coding mentorship and help with community research projects. PANA is seeking 3 self-motivated people with technology experience to aid in: website content & social media campaigns data visualization for our upcoming report, and internal software projects. Technologies you will use include SPSS, Drupal, Weebly, and social media accounts. Internship 3-month goals are collaboratively developed [...]

March 31, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Community Tech Internship