Internet http://redriverradio.org en Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates: The Lecture Hall Is Obsolete http://redriverradio.org/post/intelligence-squared-us-debates-lecture-hall-obsolete <div><strong>Airs Sunday, June 22 at 6 p.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Is the college of the future online? With the popularity of </span>MOOCs<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (massive open online courses) and the availability of online degree programs at a fraction of their on-campus price, we are experiencing an exciting experiment in higher education. Does the traditional classroom stand a chance? Will online education be the great equalizer, or is a campus-based college experience still necessary?</span></div><p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 23:00:00 +0000 45814 at http://redriverradio.org Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates: The Lecture Hall Is Obsolete What Was I Thinking with Brian O'Nuanain 10/03/13 http://redriverradio.org/post/what-was-i-thinking-brian-onuanain-100313 <p>Commentator Brian O&#39;Nuanain&nbsp;is trying to take the high road when it comes to the internet.</p><p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 12:35:00 +0000 Brian O' Nuanain 34304 at http://redriverradio.org What Was I Thinking with Brian O'Nuanain 10/03/13 Intelligence Squared US: The Internet Is Closing Our Minds http://redriverradio.org/post/intelligence-squared-us-internet-closing-our-minds <p><strong>Airs Sunday, May 19 at 6 p.m.</strong>&nbsp; Does the internet poison politics? It's been argued that the rise of 'personalization,' the use of algorithms to filter what you see online, and easy access to the like-minded, have served to reinforce our pre-conceptions. Is the information bubble a myth, or is it undermining civic discourse? Is the rise of social media really broadening our world views, or narrowing them? The debaters are Eli Pariser, Siva Vaidhyanathan, Evgeny Morozov, and Jacob Weisberg. Sun, 19 May 2013 23:00:00 +0000 27551 at http://redriverradio.org Intelligence Squared US: The Internet Is Closing Our Minds McDonald: Connectivity in other times. http://redriverradio.org/post/mcdonald-connectivity-other-times <p>Commentator Archie McDonald reflects on the dependence we now have on the internet and instant connectivity.<span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 29 Jul 2011 12:35:00 +0000 Archie McDonald, Ph.D. 4490 at http://redriverradio.org McDonald: Connectivity in other times.