David McGillivray

Professor, interested in events, culture, digital participation & sport.


Always on (them): Digital and Social Media Use in Education

Extending my recent research and practice around the affordances of digital culture, I’m hosting an event on the 16th June at University of the West of Scotland focused on the school setting and the transformations being brought about in traditional approaches to learning enabled (and constrained) by digital tools and practices. Powered by Eventbrite  


Media in Scotland’s communities: some reflections

On Friday 22nd April I had the pleasure of co-hosting a great event titled¬†Media in Scotland’s Communities¬†alongside the Media Trust (through their Scottish outreach worker, Peter Murray). This event was ostensibly organised to celebrate the end of the Media Trust’s Do Something Brilliant project but it also provided me and my UWS colleague Jennifer Jones…

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