How demeaning is retail work from an insider’s perspective? What does Facebook’s purchase of Oculus mean for virtual education? Will Al Qaeda’s latest tactic to radicalize Western fighters work? Programs at the Aspen Institute have been scouring their respective issue areas to find and share the most insightful and informative links to answer these questions, and more.
Scroll down to see tweets from across the Institute this week about what’s topical right now. Follow our @AspenInstitute list on Twitter for updates and to keep up with each program’s events, video, and experts, and let us know what you’re reading in the comments section below.
— NewSchools (@nsvf) March 27, 2014
— AMP (@AMPGlobal) March 27, 2014
Facebook buys virtual reality company Oculus. Could this be a big boom for education? Say hi to virtual classrooms. http://t.co/Ms4C1KbT25
— Aspen Task Force (@AspenTaskForce) March 27, 2014
Employers can afford higher wages that raise families out of poverty & bear closer relation to local living costs via http://t.co/uZZkBvAfvB
— Aspen Ascend (@AspenAscend) March 26, 2014
— Aspen Security Forum (@AspenSecurity) March 26, 2014
— Aspen BSP (@AspenBizSociety) March 22, 2014