Wednesday, January 25

Class Starter:   Huvr Tech!

Blog Post – Is this website believable?

Go to this website: http://art.yale.edu/

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Is this website believable? Why or why not?

Write a blog post (at least 1 paragraph, meaning 3-5 sentences for each site) about your reactions to this site and if it can be considered credible (aka believable). Explain why you think it should (or should not) be taken seriously by site visitors. (30 Points)


Class Activity: Utah Business Websites Assignment

*Today, you will do the assignment with a partner!  

Download today’s assignment.  Each student needs to download their own copy, add his or her name to it and insert their own findings about the following Utah business websites. When completed, save the document to your own assignment folder on Google Drive. DUE MONDAY January 30th.  (50 Points)

For this assignment you will look closely at  the following websites from a few Utah businesses.  Take note of the way that these websites provide accurate information and establish credibility.

https://www.golucid.co/

https://www.pluralsight.com/

http://auricsolar.com/

http://www.heroicinc.org/

http://www.goalzero.com/

http://www.ywca.com/site/c.emJ1KgOQJhIaG/b.7965121/k.BCF0/Home.htm

http://www.utahgutter.com/

http://marketing.rakuten.com/index.php

http://www.overstock.com/

https://www.instructure.com/

Tuesday, May 3

Class Starter:  Utah Entrepreneur Challenge Winner

1045-uec-winner-simplecitizen_croppedA student startup from University of Utah won first place and the $40,000 grand prize at the annual Utah Entrepreneur Challenge for their design of a new endotracheal tube that makes it easier for medical professionals to perform endotracheal intubation, a risky procedure necessary for reopening airways for patients unable to breathe on their own. Through the Cords  is a promotional video that describes the winning product.

Class Activity:  Watch and Blog about your favorite entries

Use headphones and view the top 20 videos from the U of U Lassonde Institute, 2016 Utah Entrepreneur Challenge.  Write a blog post about one of the videos that you think is most effective and show’s a good business plan.  (30 points)

Wednesday, February 10

Class Starter:   Blog Post – Are these websites believable?

Go to this website: http://huvrtech.com/

Look around the site and watch the video (headphones).

Go to this website: http://art.yale.edu/

inspect1Are these credible websites? Why or why not? Write a blogpost (at least 1 paragraph, meaning 3-5 sentences for each site) about your reactions to these sites and if they can be considered credible (aka believable). Explain why you think they should (or should not) be taken seriously by people visiting them.


Class Activities: Utah Business Websites

*Today, you will do the assignment with a partner!

Open the Utah Business Websites assignment. Put your name on it and save it to your own Drive folder. 

For this assignment you will look closely at  the following websites from a few Utah businesses.  Take note of the way that these websites provide accurate information and establish credibility.

https://www.golucid.co/

https://www.pluralsight.com/

http://auricsolar.com/

http://www.heroicinc.org/

http://www.methodcommunications.com/en/home

http://www.goalzero.com/

http://www.ywca.com/site/c.emJ1KgOQJhIaG/b.7965121/k.BCF0/Home.htm

http://www.utahgutter.com/

http://marketing.rakuten.com/index.php

http://www.overstock.com/

https://www.instructure.com/