MWB’s Spark-O-Matic: The great digital arts melting pot

MWB’s Spark-O-Matic: The great digital arts melting pot

Well, a whole school year’s gone by since we started the marvelous mayhem that is Spark-O-Matic in early September of¬†2016 at Medgar Evers Library. And fittingly enough, it’s been most educational, both for mentors and for students, in the exciting...
An Interview with Alex Mullen, 2015 World Memory Champion

An Interview with Alex Mullen, 2015 World Memory Champion

Alex Mullen at the MWB office. Photo by Tate Nations. Alex Mullen is a medical student at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine who, in 2015, became the first American to win the World Memory Championships, ranking as the highest point scorer in the...
80/20, Pecha Kucha, Play-Doh, and purple hair.

80/20, Pecha Kucha, Play-Doh, and purple hair.

At the risk of the MWB Blog looking increasingly like a tavern, I feel compelled to write a postmortem on our latest #MWBeer30 event. Jon Fisher, Donnie Brimm, and Bethany Cooper from Oxford-based FNC gave a great talk reviewing many of the practices and protocols...