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January 7, 2021

Design Thinking and Making: A Masterclass for Educators and Professionals in the Creative and Cultural Industries

From 3-5 March 2020 15 educators and professionals in the creative and cultural industries participated in an IGNITE Masterclass at...
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January 7, 2021

IGNITE Autumn School 2020

COVID-19 put a halt to IGNITE’s face-to-face final project events organised for Spring 2020. Given that Spring 2020 was to...
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January 7, 2021

The Dutch Research School for Media Studies Summer School 2020

The Netherlands Research School for Media Studies (RMeS) is a national network of academic experts in media research that supports...
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January 7, 2021

University College Maastricht Students Explore Focus Groups and Design Thinking through IGNITE-inspired Workshops

On 14 and 15 May 2020, undergraduate students from University College Maastricht (UCM), Maastricht University’s Honour College, had the opportunity...
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January 5, 2021 / Outreach

IGNITE presented at the 6th Digital Humanities Benelux Conference

From 11-13 of September 2019, the University of Liège hosted the 6th Digital Humanities Benelux Conference in Liège, Belgium. The...
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January 5, 2021

Creating Digital Collections in 3D

In the academic year of 2019-2020, Dr Costas Papadopulous integrated the #dariahTeach course Remaking Material Culture in 3D into the...
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January 5, 2021

Design Thinking and Maker Culture Course: 2019- 2020

In November and December 2019, students of the Maastricht University Masters Media Studies: Digital Cultures followed the IGNITE course ‘Introduction...
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November 10, 2020

IGNITE Digital Roundtables 2020

IGNITE organized five digital roundtables with a focus on ‘Design Thinking & Maker Culture: Sticky Learning for the 21st Century’...
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March 28, 2020

Digital Storytelling Workshop at Dutch Museum Congress 2019

What is the potential value of IGNITE to heritage professionals such as museum practitioners? How can IGNITE contribute to their...
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September 22, 2019 / Outreach, Teaching/Training

The Power of Stories

On the 4th of September, Susan Schreibman and Shiro Inoue delivered a lecture and creative session titled “The Power of...
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July 5, 2019

Focus Groups: Soliciting Feedback – Designing Solutions

A focus group is a qualitative method based on small group interactive discussion that provides researchers in a range of...
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July 2, 2019

Game exhibition for the Counterplay Conference at Dokk1 in Aarhus

For the Counterplay 2019 (http://www.counterplay.org) – a conference focusing on creating conditions for playful learning, playful organizations and a more...
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July 2, 2019

Game jamming as a way to work with theory and thinking within the Arts

As part of the MA course Computer Game Theory at Aarhus University, students participated in a 2-day game jam using...
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June 30, 2019

Bridging the Gap Between Study and Career

This is the sub-theme of the Premium Masters programme at Maastricht University. It is an honours programme for students from...
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June 14, 2019

Storyboarding Sharing Cultures

As part of the course Sharing Practices of the MA in Digital Cultures at Maastricht University, students gained skills in...
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June 14, 2019

Hackathon: Digital Heritage Experience

On the 24th January 2019, Costas Papadopoulos organised a design thinking hackathon for the masters students in Arts & Heritage...
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June 14, 2019

Design Thinking Meets Overshoot Day

Costas Papadopoulos and Susan Schreibman brought two groups of 25 undergraduates at University College Maastricht  in May 2019 through a...
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