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New Media Tech – Fall 2015 Project Lab

Thursday, December 17th, 2015 Posted in LaGuardia, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The Fall 2015 New Media Technology Capstone Class has just completed. Another semester finished and the student have submit their final professional portfolios. It brings a smile to my face to see another amazing class of LaGuardia New Media students ...

CUNY IT Conference 2015: Online Learning

Sunday, December 6th, 2015 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Future of Education, LaGuardia, Online Education, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

We had a great session yesterday at the 14th annual CUNY IT conference held at John Jay College. The subject of the session I participated in was "Online Learning: What's in it for CUNY". The panel featured some of the ...

CUNY Career Opportunities for NYU-ITP Students

Saturday, November 21st, 2015 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Future of Education, Gaming, LaGuardia, New Media, NYU - ITP, Online Education, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

I was approached a few months back by the folks at NYU to be a part of an academic career opportunities event for students of the Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP). I was asked to to introduce ITP students to the ...

LaGuardia New Media Technology Update

Monday, May 25th, 2015 Posted in LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Last week I was part of a faculty panel that presented on the upcoming curricular changes to the LaGuardia New Media Technology major. In addition to the core web development classes we are now adding new tracks in digital journalism, ...

This is why I teach.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 Posted in Future of Education, LaGuardia, Lifestyle, New Media, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

I had just returned from one of the many meetings that I have during the week to find a Facebook instant message from a former student of mine. I hadn't seen or heard from Juan directly since a few months ...

Video Seminar at CUNY School of Public Health

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 Posted in Digital Video, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Today I presented at the CUNY School of Public Health on video technologies in use by faculty and students at the CUNY School of Professional Studies and the LaGuardia Community College Media and Technology Programs. It was my first trip ...

Black Males & Learning to Swim Upstream

Friday, February 6th, 2015 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Future of Education, LaGuardia, Publications & Presentations | No Comments »

I had an opportunity to participate on a faculty panel at LaGuardia Community College to discuss the topic of Black Males in Adult Education this week. I was invited to sit on the panel and critique "Swimming Upstream: Black Males in Adult Education" by my ...

The NYC Tech Scene and Community Colleges

Monday, January 19th, 2015 Posted in LaGuardia, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Almost a year ago Shuprotim Bhaumik and the team from HR&A Advisors produced a comprehensive report on the New York City Tech Ecosystem and how it is generating economic opportunities for many New Yorkers (http://www.hraadvisors.com/nyctechstudy/). Last week Gail Mellow, President ...

We got drones!

Monday, January 5th, 2015 Posted in Digital Video, Drones, LaGuardia, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The Husban H107 Mini quadrocopter, with built in HD camera, I ordered for Christmas finally arrived yesterday. This was fairly cheap and yet functional mini drone. I was interested in getting one for a few months now. I had decided ...

Bridging the Gaps in Digital Media

Saturday, January 3rd, 2015 Posted in CUNY - SPS, LaGuardia, Lifestyle, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The following video is of a panel discussion I organized for the 13th Annual CUNY IT Conference back in December. The talk that took place was on the topic of designing digital media programs within higher education. I gathered a ...