ALT Mentions

We discuss Edtech, aiming to engage ALT members and help the community. Hosted by Pip and Neil, our views are our own and we support the ALT unofficially.

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Monday Dec 30, 2019

In part 2 Rosie talks 'Getting Smart in Times of Change' at the Academic and Research Libraries Group (ARLG) conference in June 2019, getting Edtech to work better for us and being open to create a culture of learning.
Rosie's blog -

Sunday Dec 22, 2019

Rosie Hare talks how she went from being a librarian, working in learning technology and then back to being a Librarian at the Northern School of Art. She also talks about favourite tech tools and being part of two professional communities. We also learn Northern Speak. (Part 1 of 2)
Rosie's blog -

Sunday Dec 08, 2019

Recorded at Basement Snaxx, an underground coffee shop in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. The episode features a poet called Hester Dowling performing, and also Pip with a poem about technology. We also interview Amelia, organiser of the Open Mic event called Namaste a While.

TEL Tales 6 - Tech or Treat

Sunday Nov 24, 2019

Sunday Nov 24, 2019

Happy Halloween 2019 - Bonus Mini-sode! Listen to believe it;) 

Sunday Nov 10, 2019

Gasta talks allow presenters 5 minutes, and 5 minutes only to speak, which means being economical with your words and getting to the point. In his unique style Tom creates buzz and energy by getting the audience to help count in and count out the presenters so they keep to time. Gasta has been running at ALT-C for the past few years and we continue our chat with him by asking what Gasta means and how to run one. Tom's blog - @TomFarrelly

Sunday Oct 27, 2019

Interview with Tom Farrelly (1 of 2) who's passionate about helping educators use technology to help learning rather than using technology for the sake of using technology. His recent research involves tracking open access publishing in a selection of hybrid Educational Technology journal articles. What types of open access are most common and how 'open' are Free (aka Bronze open access) journal articles?

Sunday Oct 06, 2019

In the final TEL Tale Pip weaves together a tale of visiting both the alligators and the Voodoo Museum. A digital treat! Thanks to the listeners who voted on the ending.

Sunday Sep 22, 2019

What did Neil and Pip get up to in Edinburgh for #altc? Listen to find out.
ALT Mentions Podcast (1.04)
Learning analytics 
Education 4.0
#Twalk (or search for #Twalk #altc on Twitter)

Sunday Sep 08, 2019

In this experimental TEL Tale Pip's on holiday... with no WiFi. It's like being in 1995 all over again (if you're old enough to remember;). What should Pip do? 
1 - Alligators
2 - New Orleans Museum
3 - Voodoo Museum 
Vote now at

Sunday Aug 25, 2019

Pip talks to Sasha Korniak, Agile SCRUM technical ninja and all round awesome person. He's had a varied career and discussions include how technology has helped him with his dyslexia, his top five future technology trends and more!

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