Effective Lecture [workshop notes]

An effective lecture is possible according to this workshop I attended. I was surprised how many strategies can be used in a lecture to help a student learn. Introduction The traditional lecture and the reasons for using them are being challenged. Both technology and pedagogical research provide major challenges for…

Identifying Learning Outcomes and Planning Learning Activities [workshop notes]

Planning learning activities that contribute to the learning outcomes and using Bloom’s Taxonomy to identify good learning outcomes are my take-away from this workshop. Introduction This workshop addresses two key elements of course design: student learning outcomes and learning activities, and the important relationship between them. The underlying concept in the…

Take On Me by aha

I came across this 2017 acoustic version of Take On Me by aha on my Facebook newsfeed recently. The song is an old one, the rendition is new. This 1985 song is a huge hit not just because it was an energetic pop song but because of the animated/live-action music…

Messages by Benjamin Lim, Lawrence Lim and Mark Ng

A compilation of messages by Benjamin Lim, Lawrence Lim and Mark Ng, pastors from New Creation Church, Singapore that are available on Youtube. Good for the soul. Pastor Benjamin Lim Jesus Festival 2013 – Antioch 2 Jesus Festival 2013 – Morning Rally 2 Jesus Festival 2014 Day 1 Opening Rally…

Supporting open research [workshop notes]

Supporting open research is a 2-day workshop I attended regarding research data management and open data publishing. This post contains notes and hyperlinks to relevant resources. Content included: Introduction to Research Data Management (RDM) What is RDM What is open research Barriers to data sharing Engaging researchers with services Common…

The Transformed Library by Jeannette Woodward

The Transformed Library: E-books, Expertise, and Evolution [Review]

The Transformed Library: E-Books, Expertise, and Evolution by Jeannette Woodward My rating: 4 of 5 stars My Review: It is a sobering read about the future of libraries, especially the section on academic libraries and how university administrators’ view us. And how most of our efforts to create and articulate…

Dayo Wong

黄子华Stand Up Comedy Video List

黄子华Stand Up Comedy video list. I really enjoy Dayo Wong’s stand up comedy shows so I compiled all that I can find on Youtube so I don’t have to keep looking for them. I first saw him in a TVB drama about a detective that isn’t quite the conventional police…

Lyrics of The Hero in Me

Lyrics of The Hero in me, a worship song by New Creation Church Singapore and found in the album “You Alone I Praise”. The lyrics is so simple yet so powerful. Super heroes abound in popular culture. Superman, Batman, Spiderman, Wonder woman, and a whole lot more are looked up…

Here is Love | New Creation Church Worship Album

Here is Love is a worship album compilation of ageless hymns. These ageless hymns are a priceless and treasured heritage of every child of God. They belong to you inasmuch as they are inspired of the Spirit of God. I have carefully selected hymns that reflect the true glory of…

Serenity

Lyrics for Speak Peace

Lyrics for Speak Peace, a worship song by the New Creation Worship Team. It reminds me of Psalm 23:4 and Mark 4:39. Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil. For You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they…

Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier – film adaptations

I was surfing Youtube when I happened upon the 1997 TV adaptation of Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier. The full length version. I remember trying to read this novel when I was a teenager. I couldn’t finish it. So, I decided that I could at least watch a film adaptation….

Deeply Loved

Lyrics for Sacrifice A Worship Song by Bob Fitts

Lyrics for Sacrifice A Worship Song by Bob Fitts. Sacrifice by Bob Fitts illustrates perfectly the high cost God paid to reconcile me to Himself. This grace isn’t cheap. Lyrics of Sacrifice by Bob Fitts Oh this must be the hardest hill I’ve ever climbed For I must sacrifice you…