Monthly Archives: January 2015

Vote Now! Macquarie Dictionary Hosts Word of the Year Competition #MacqWOTY @MacqDictionary

WOTY, aka the Word of the Year, is given by various organizations and highlight language which reflect the popular discourse. My favorite? Easily the one with online voting through Friday (Australia time). Word lovers, delight! What’s found on the deep dive are … Continue reading

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Learning to Say Hello

From where I live it seems it’s always tomorrow in Australia and tomorrow – January 26 – is Australia Day. Never quite sure what to make of the narrative and counternarratives: happy colonization meets conscious grief down under. As a non-Australian trying … Continue reading

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World Premiere Video: Responsible Travel Week 2015

Everyone’s invited to 2015’s Responsible Travel Week! Video by Ron Mader and Kevin Scuiller Editing by Kevin Scuiller

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Scouted: An Inadvertent Archive from the Search for a Cinematic Vegas

Las Vegas: January 15, 3pm An Inadvertent Archive from the Search for a Cinematic Vegas, a talk by Catherine Borg UNLV, Goldfield Room, Lied Library Sponsored by the Center for Gaming Research Podcast

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Las Vegas State of the City Address #lvsoc15

Las Vegas priorities in 2015: Major league sports, medical tourism and creating new reasons to head downtown January 8, 5pm Pacific Las Vegas State of the City Address @CityOfLasVegas @mayoroflasvegas Hashtag: #lvsoc15 http://kclv.tv/live https://storify.com/ronmader/lvsoc15

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01.2015

January 2015! This month’s calendar features Zion National Park. Go wild! We’re celebrating parks and protected areas in 2015 with the creation of a calendar archived on Flickr. We’re remixing photos from the parks’ official Flickr accounts and using only … Continue reading

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