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Posts tagged ‘podcast’

Wanna be startin’ somethin’

Back in January, I was sitting at work minding my library’s business when my coworker Kristen approached me with an interesting project idea.  Our conversation went something like the following:

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Quentin Hardy on what big data means


Fact as Verb: How data is changing nouns into verbs. That was the title of Quentin Hardy’s talk (listen to the podcast, below) at the opening celebration for Cal Poly’s new Data Studio at Robert E. Kennedy Library. Many of us wondered what that title meant. Read more

Urban trees are not cell phone towers


Matt Ritter has visited every town in western California with a population of over 40,000 to check out their trees. That is what you do if you’re going to create a guidebook called, A Californian’s Guide to the Trees among Us as Ritter did (Heyday, 2011). Read more