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New Media Technology Class of 2014 – Project Lab

Friday, June 13th, 2014 Posted in Digital Video, ePortfolio, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Technology | No Comments »

Last night was the end of the semester for the Spring 2014 LaGuardia New Media Technology capstone class. Over the course of the semester we covered a great deal of material and developed some interesting final portfolios. This semester we ...

The Periodic Program Review, or I’m down with PPR!

Monday, May 6th, 2013 Posted in ePortfolio, LaGuardia, New Media, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Every five to seven years academic degree programs in the CUNY system have to undergo a process called a Periodic Program Review (PPR). The PPR is an in depth look at the academic major under review from a programmatic,  institutional, and industry wide ...

Opening Sessions

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 Posted in ePortfolio, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media | No Comments »

I always love the start of a new semester! I spent the morning at LaGuardia's Opening Session for faculty and staff. The meeting is held every year and provides faculty and staff with an opportunity to hear about some of ...

LaGuardia Academic IT Committee

Friday, February 17th, 2012 Posted in ePortfolio, LaGuardia, New Media, Technology | No Comments »

Back in January of this year, I was asked to join the new LaGuardia Academic IT Committee.  This new committee has been convened by LaGuardia'Vice-President Katopes and Dean Arcario. Members of the group are tasked with the goals of creating ...

Presentation: Creating a CUNY-wide approach towards Digital Media Programs

Sunday, December 4th, 2011 Posted in ePortfolio, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Technology | No Comments »

The above video was from a presentation and panel discussion held at John Jay College's 10th Annual City University of New York (CUNY) IT Conference. The emerging nature of Digital Media has challenged the ability of universities to adapt to ...

Presentation: Motivating Students to Succeed

Monday, November 14th, 2011 Posted in ePortfolio, Future of Education, LaGuardia, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

LaGuardia's Center for Teaching and Learning is currently sponsoring a New Faculty Colloquium. The New Faculty Colloquium is a year-long seminar designed to acclimate new faculty to the institution and to acquaint them with various pedagogical approaches to teaching. I ...

The 2011 LaGuardia Publication Reception

Thursday, May 19th, 2011 Posted in ePortfolio, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

This was a brief speech that I gave on the recent article that I authored addressing "Motivating at risk African American and Hispanic students through the study of New Media Technology". I mentioned this article in one of my earlier ...

My new article on student motivation – HETS Online Journal

Friday, March 25th, 2011 Posted in Digital Video, ePortfolio, Gaming, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Technology | No Comments »

I wanted to share with you a recently published article on the topic of the student motivation that I authored. The title of the piece is "Motivating at Risk African Americans and Hispanics Through the Study of ...

Old students return

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 Posted in ePortfolio, LaGuardia, New Media, Technology | No Comments »

Earlier today a former LaGuardia New Media student, Miki Masuda, came in to speak to some of my capstone students about her experiences working in digital design, and transferring from LaGuardia to a senior college. Now just to give you ...

Just look at what the CAT dragged in!

Thursday, September 17th, 2009 Posted in Digital Video, ePortfolio, Gaming, LaGuardia, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

In the fall of 2008, Peter Katopes Vice President of Academic Affairs at LaGuardia Community College) appointed me to the CUNY wide Committee for Academic Technology (CAT). I was asked to act as LaGuardia's representative on all issues pertaining to ...