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The Design Studio

Presenter: Deana McDonagh (Industrial Design) Description: Professor McDonagh will share how she brings experiential learning into the classroom to encourage learning by doing. She will also share…

From  Jamie Nelson A year ago 41 views 0  

Media Commons

Speaker: Eric Kurt (Media Commons) Description: The Media Commons located in the Undergraduate Library is a collaborative campus effort that provides students, staff and faculty opportunities to…

From  Jamie Nelson A year ago 4 views 0  

CU Community Fab Lab

Speaker: Jeff Ginger (Informatics) Description: The CU Community Fab Lab supports education through promoting interdisciplinary design thinking + learning and computational tinkering in an…

From  Jamie Nelson A year ago 23 views 0  

The Power of Maps: Teaching & Learning about World Hunger through Mapmaking

Speaker: Thomas Bassett (Geography and GIS) Description: Maps put in place everything from life expectancy to coffee production. Their power resides in the assumption they are honest representations…

From  Jamie Nelson A year ago 18 views 0  

iFLEX: New Opportunities for Teaching and Learning

Speaker: Ava Wolf (Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning) Description: iFLEX, which stands for Illinois Flexible Learning Experience, is a new type of classroom on this campus…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 15 views 0  

MakerGirl: Inspiring Girls to Become Active in STEM through 3D Printing

Speakers: Kendall Furbee and Premika Pandian (MakerGirl) Description: MakerGirl, a 501(c)3 non-profit startup, was created in a Social Entrepreneurship class at the University of Illinois. From…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 32 views 0  

3D Anatomy Modeling in Veterinary Medicine

Speakers: Janet Sinn-Hanlon (Veterinary Medicine) and Alan Craig (XSEDE) Description: Beyond the dissection laboratory and clinical experience, the traditional method of learning anatomy has relied…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 25 views 0  

Illinois Media Space: Micro Lectures to Student Media Assignments and Beyond

Speakers: Drew MacGregor (Technology Services) and Scott Wennerdahl (Fine and Applied Arts) Illinois Media Space (powered by Kaltura) provides all instructors, staff, and students with a place to…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 49 views 0  

Story Maps that Shake Up the Classroom (and the Earth)

Speakers: Marci Uihlein (Architecture) and James Whitacre (Scholarly Commons). The classic term paper is an insufficient learning exercise to explore the dynamic nature of earthquakes. To better…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 44 views 0  

Student Driven Learning with Class Transcribe and Piazza: Why & How to Use Them

Speakers: Lawrence Engrave (Computer Science), Oliver Melvin (Computer Science), Yining Wang (Computer Science). ClassTranscribe, a University of Illinois project, creates text-searchable classroom…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 85 views 0  

Scaffolding STEM Experiences through Game-Based Learning

Speakers: John Abelson (Materials Science and Engineering) and Maya Israel (Education) Abelson and Israel are part of an interdisciplinary team of researchers combining authentic data sets and…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 22 views 0  

iPads for Student Feedback and Real World Activities

Speakers: Jan Erkert (Dance) and Manuel Hernandez (Kinesiology) Erkert and Hernandez have incorporated the use iPads in their respective courses to better engage their students with more…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 5 views 0  

Media-Based Assignments: Keeping Students Engaged

Speakers: Marci Uihlein (Architecture) and Robert Baird (Media/CITL) Uihlein and Baird both employed media-based assignments in their respective classes in Spring 2015. They will talk about their…

From  Jamie Nelson 2 Years ago 16 views 0  

MOOCs@Illinois: A Third Year Report

Jason Mock (Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning) In the past three years through its partnership with Coursera, Illinois has offered 27 MOOCs, 4 Specializations, 50 offerings (10 of…

From  Jamie Nelson 3 Years ago 20 views 0