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S3 E8 How Writing Can Help Promote Student Engagement Across the Curriculum

11/23/2022
"Writing happens in all spaces across learning, in all disciplines, in all fields," says Sarah Zurhellen, our amiable guest on this week's Digication Scholars Conversations. Sarah is the Assistant Director of the Writing Across the Curriculum (or WAC) Program @Appalachian State University and a Professional Consultant in the University Writing Center. There are immense benefits to cultivating writing skills that go beyond fundamental literacy, but what these are and why they matter isn’t...

Duration:00:31:09

S3 E7 How To Make the Student Experience Better With Outcome-Driven Assessment - Jennifer Sparrow

11/16/2022
Jennifer Sparrow has more to say about outcome-driven assessment. The need to shift from the significance placed on traditional grading models, such as the hours spent in class and courses credits earned. As Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at City University of New York’s (CUNY) School of Professional Studies (SPS), Jennifer understands how portfolios and learning outcomes help with measurable and demonstrable assessment. You'll learn more about: Credit for prior learning - 00:50 How...

Duration:00:34:29

S3 E6 How To Make the Student Experience Better With Outcome-Driven Assessment - Jennifer Sparrow

11/9/2022
On this episode of the Digication Scholars Conversation, Jennifer Sparrow, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at City University of New York’s (CUNY) School of Professional Studies (SPS), discussed outcome-driven education with an emphasis on the use of teaching and learning technologies to improve the student experience. Its interesting highlights include: The Need For Outcome-Based Education Use of Technologies in Education (Teaching and Learning) for Improving the Student Experience The...

Duration:00:31:58

S3 E5 Maximizing the Impact of ePortfolios for Science Communication Students - Jennifer Stonaker

11/2/2022
Jennifer Stonaker talks about the unique approach to ePortfolios and the impact it is making on science communication. Listen to the concluding part of her Digication Scholars Conversation here. Jennifer is an advanced lecturer in Stanford University’s Program in Writing and Rhetoric. Hear her talk about giving students a meaningful experience where they really learn something about science communication, including: - Helping students reflect on the idea of reflections (06:13 - 10:53) - The...

Duration:00:29:14

S3 E4 Maximizing the Impact of ePortfolios for Science Communication Students - Jennifer Stonaker

10/26/2022
On this episode of the Digication Scholars Conversations, Jennifer Stonaker, talks to host, Kelly Driscoll, about the unique approach to ePortfolios and the impact it is making on science communication. Jennifer is an advanced lecturer in Stanford University’s Program in Writing and Rhetoric. The eloquent guest opines student portfolios are a powerful tool for students, institutions, and potential employers. The question is, are your programs getting the most value out of your student’s...

Duration:00:33:41

S3 E3 How Students' Engagement Strategies Influence the Value of College Education - David Hubert

10/19/2022
In the final part of our conversation with Dr. David Hubert, our guest talks about the cost of going to college, the utility of the credentials, and the preparation for being an engaged citizen. Dr. David, professor of Political Science and Associate Provost of Learning Advancement at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC), finalizes this three-part episode discussing education and its funding: - The value of college education - 00:00 - Facilitating upward mobility index with a better higher...

Duration:00:29:45

S3 E2 How Students' Engagement Strategies Influence the Value of College Education - David Hubert

10/12/2022
In part two of this three-part Digication Scholars Conversations, our guest, Dr. David Hubert, continues to talk about practical strategies for improving students' engagement and promoting an integrated learning environment. You'll be astounded, listening to Dr. David, professor of Political Science and Associate Provost of Learning Advancement at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC), break down issues in community colleges, including: - Sustainability of programs (initiatives) - Balancing the...

Duration:00:30:10

S3 E1 How Students' Engagement Strategies Help Influence the Value of College Education - David Hubert

10/5/2022
Discover practical strategies for improving student engagement to help promote an integrated learning environment. Hear Dr. David Hubert, professor of Political Science and Associate Provost of Learning Advancement at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC), break it down. Including: - The real value of a college education - Improving students' engagement - The benefits of Open Education Resources (OERs) - And a lot more... Links to Dr. David Huberts' OER can be found here:...

S2 E30 Community College Veteran Reflects on Leadership and Amplifying Diverse Voices - Howard Wach

6/8/2022
As Howard Wach explains in this three part Digication Scholars Conversation with host Jeff Yan, Guttman Community College is not your typical community college. Opened in 2012 with a unique structure designed to address the high student attrition rate common in community colleges, Guttman only enrolls full-time students and was originally created without academic departments. With an established career in the CUNY system, first as a professor of history, and then as an administrator holding...

Duration:00:36:12

S2 E39 Community College Veteran Reflects on Leadership and Amplifying Diverse Voices - Howard Wach

6/1/2022
As Howard Wach explains in this three part Digication Scholars Conversation with host Jeff Yan, Guttman Community College is not your typical community college. Opened in 2012 with a unique structure designed to address the high student attrition rate common in community colleges, Guttman only enrolls full-time students and was originally created without academic departments. With an established career in the CUNY system, first as a professor of history, and then as an administrator holding...

Duration:00:30:47

S2 E38 Community College Veteran Reflects on Leadership and Amplifying Diverse Voices - Howard Wach

5/25/2022
As Howard Wach explains in this three part Digication Scholars Conversation with host Jeff Yan, Guttman Community College is not your typical community college. Opened in 2012 with a unique structure designed to address the high student attrition rate common in community colleges, Guttman only enrolls full-time students and was originally created without academic departments. With an established career in the CUNY system, first as a professor of history, and then as an administrator holding...

Duration:00:35:05

S2 E37 Empowered Problem Solving and Empathy through Design Thinking - Alison Carson

5/18/2022
Part 2 of 2 Alison Carson is the Associate Provost for Academic Innovation and Design Thinking and a Professor of Psychology at Manhattanville College. In this Digication Scholars Conversation, Alison describes her role in promoting awareness and appreciation for design thinking among the faculty and students of Manhattanville, and describes the school’s newly created certificate in design thinking. While acknowledging the challenges of fostering understanding and willingness to adopt new...

Duration:00:33:00

S2 E36 Empowered Problem Solving and Empathy through Design Thinking - Alison Carson

5/11/2022
Part 1 of 2 Alison Carson is the Associate Provost for Academic Innovation and Design Thinking and a Professor of Psychology at Manhattanville College. In this Digication Scholars Conversation, Alison describes her role in promoting awareness and appreciation for design thinking among the faculty and students of Manhattanville, and describes the school’s newly created certificate in design thinking. While acknowledging the challenges of fostering understanding and willingness to adopt new...

Duration:00:35:07

S2 E35 Leading ePortfolio at Scale with Empathy in a Large Research Institution - Kate LaBore

5/4/2022
(Part 2 of 2) Kate LaBore is the Technology and Media Professional in the Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning at University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. In this Digication Scholars Conversation, Kate and Digication CEO Jeff Yan discuss the challenges of implementing ePortfolio at scale in a large research institution, and the importance of integrating ePortfolio with the campus Learning Management System. While acknowledging the difficulty of promoting awareness of ePortfolio and...

Duration:00:25:50

S2 E34 Leading ePortfolio at Scale with Empathy in a Large Research Institution - Kate LaBore

4/27/2022
(Part 1 of 2) Kate LaBore is the Technology and Media Professional in the Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning at University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. In this Digication Scholars Conversation, Kate and Digication CEO Jeff Yan discuss the challenges of implementing ePortfolio at scale in a large research institution, and the importance of integrating ePortfolio with the campus Learning Management System. While acknowledging the difficulty of promoting awareness of ePortfolio and...

Duration:00:30:59

S2 E33 Exploring Cultural Identity and Belonging as an Alaska Native Student - Shamai Thacker

4/20/2022
(Part 2 of 2) Shamai Thacker is an ePortfolio strategist at University of Alaska Anchorage. In this Digication Scholars Conversation, Shamai and host, Kelly Driscoll, discuss the challenges and triumphs she encountered while receiving a master of education in teaching and learning. Now pursuing a second bachelor’s degree in Alaska Native Language and Studies, Shamai shares her journey of developing a deeper connection to her Alaska Native heritage. While a family background in commercial...

Duration:00:18:37

S2 E32 Exploring Cultural Identity and Belonging as an Alaska Native Student - Shamai Thacker

4/13/2022
(Part 1 of 2) Shamai Thacker is an ePortfolio strategist at University of Alaska Anchorage. In this Digication Scholars Conversation, Shamai and host, Kelly Driscoll, discuss the challenges and triumphs she encountered while receiving a master of education in teaching and learning. Now pursuing a second bachelor’s degree in Alaska Native Language and Studies, Shamai shares her journey of developing a deeper connection to her Alaska Native heritage. While a family background in commercial...

Duration:00:32:48

S2 E31 Finding Joy and Building a Future of Constructive Collaboration - Nathan Carpenter

4/6/2022
(Part 2 of 2) As the Director of Academic Peer Advising and Coordinator for Strategic Initiatives in the College of Arts and Sciences at Oberlin College, Nathan Carpenter is a leader of campus ePortfolio programs and efforts. Nathan recently sat down with Jeff Yan for a two-part Digication Scholars Conversation covering the many facets of his role at Oberlin. In Part 1, they discuss the two programs Nathan leads: the Peer Advising Leaders (PALs) program, and the Sophomore Opportunities and...

Duration:00:31:07

S2 E30 Finding Joy and Building a Future of Constructive Collaboration - Nathan Carpenter

3/30/2022
(Part 1 of 2) As the Director of Academic Peer Advising and Coordinator for Strategic Initiatives in the College of Arts and Sciences at Oberlin College, Nathan Carpenter is a leader of campus ePortfolio programs and efforts. Nathan recently sat down with Jeff Yan for a two-part Digication Scholars Conversation covering the many facets of his role at Oberlin. In Part 1, they discuss the two programs Nathan leads: the Peer Advising Leaders (PALs) program, and the Sophomore Opportunities and...

Duration:00:35:55

S2 E29 Who Am I?: Authentic Self-Discovery Through Mindfulness and Storytelling - Tracy Penny Light

3/23/2022
Episode Notes Tracy is author, co-author and co-editor of several books including : Becoming: Transformative Storytelling for Education's Future (Transformative Imaginings: Critical Visions for the Past-Present-Future of Education), by Laura Colket (Editor), Tracy Penny Light (Editor), Adam Carswell (Editor) | May 19, 2021 Feminist Pedagogy in Higher Education: Critical Theory and Practice, 2015 Bodily Subjects: Essays on Gender and Health, 1800-2000, Tracy Penny Light] | February,...

Duration:00:39:11