UTA News Center: UTA Researchers Study the Ideal Physical, Mental States for Focusing Attention and Exercising Self-Control

Dr. Catherine Spann's current study on the ideal physical and mental states to help children and adults pay attention and practice self-control was recently covered by UTA. To read more about the study and check out the video, please follow the link: https://www.uta.edu/news/releases/2016/11/Study%20on%20self-control.php

DLRN Fall Partner Meeting Recap

Partners across the Digital Learning Research Network met in Arlington, Texas on October 21-22 to update each other on various projects and take the  opportunity to collaborate with others during regarding their work, and to consider future directions and collaborations. The partners worked on scaling dLRN research projects and discussed future funding opportunities as the…

LINK Goes to LWMOOCS!

[caption id="attachment_1805" align="aligncenter" width="529"] Learning With MOOCs III conference at Huntsman Hall at the University of Pa. in Philadelphia Thursday, October 6, 2016. (©2016 Mark Stehle Photography)[/caption]   LINK invaded Philadelphia on October 6-7 for the third annual Learning with MOOCs Conference (LWMOOCs). Sponsored by the Online Learning Initiative at the University of Pennsylvania, LWMOOCS gathered some of the leading…

Welcome to the New Site!

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LINK is looking a lot different these days! As you may have noticed, the website has been totally revamped for easier navigation and continuous updates pertaining to the various projects within LINK. Make sure to check out the "Projects" page to see what our researchers and staff have been working on and exciting new developments in the lab. Our research projects continue…

aWEAR’16 Conference is On the Way!

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The aWEAR'16 conference is less than 50 days away! aWEAR Wearable Technologies, Knowledge Development, and Learning Conference is the first international wearables in learning and education conference. It will be held at Stanford University on November 14-15, 2016 and provide researchers and attendees with an overview of how wearable tools are being developed, deployed, and…

Welcome back!

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Today marks the beginning of the fall semester and the academic year here at UT Arlington. Here in the LINK lab we've been plotting and planning some great events for the fall. We hope you will join us in growing knowledge connections across networked spaces here on campus or wherever you are located! Happy Fall,…

Welcoming a New Staff Member

Catherine Spann, GRA for LINK Research Lab We are delighted to announce the addition of our new graduate research assistant, Catherine Spann, to the LINK lab. She is in the doctoral program in Developmental Psychology at UT Arlington with research interests in mindfulness and self-regulation in early childhood. She is joining our postdoc Throy Campbell…