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a digital ecosystem


Looking for the current Serendip home page? This page is the archived home page from 2006-2012.


Julia has been a Serendipian (contributor) since the summer of 2008.  As a Bryn Mawr College K-12 Summer Science Institute 2008 intern, she was active in conversations about science, education, and life here.  She graduated from Bryn Mawr College in 2010 with a double major in Biology and Chemistry.  Serendip has continued to be an important place for her to think through...


The Breaking Project explores radical change in life and thought. “Breaking” signals things coming apart so that new combinations become possible. Breaking is the start of revision. How do people do it? What is it good for?

Past, Present & Future
“Inhale the future. Exhale the past.”


Blended Learning "mixes" online and classroom instruction to more effectively engage students. Does this approach work for liberal arts colleges as well as larger university settings? What resources are available for faculty to develop a blended course? 

This site is designed to help reduce start-up costs by making it easier for faculty to find and share information about materials and techniques that work for blended learning in a liberal arts college setting.