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Webinar: Leveraging Social Media

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 Posted in CUNY - SPS, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

This past Monday I conducted my first webinar on how individuals can leverage social media to achieve their personal and professional goals. In truth, I was more than a little nervous about the event since this was going to be ...

New Media Tech Info Session

Monday, November 24th, 2014 Posted in Digital Video, Future of Education, Gaming, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

This a short video excerpt of a discussion on the field of digital development and the upcoming changes to the New Media Technology program at LaGuardia Community College. Last year I was tasked with the responsibility of conducting the Periodic ...

UFS Conference on Assessing Online Instruction

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

Yesterday I trekked up to John Jay College and took part in a panel discussion on the Virtual Classroom and assessing online instruction. The discussion was held at the CUNY - University Faculty Senate (UFS) Conference on Online Education. There ...

NY Cine Video: Ant-Man and other films from Marvel

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment, New York Cine Radio, Publications & Presentations | No Comments »

This is part two of a podcast session that I co-hosted on New York Cine Radio a few weeks back. I had an opportunity to take the regular hosts, Tom Seymour and Dave Leute, through Ant-Man and the other newly ...

NY Cine Video: Recap of the Marvel film lineup

Friday, November 14th, 2014 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment, Lifestyle, New York Cine Radio, Publications & Presentations | No Comments »

Last week I had the opportunity to co-host the New York Cine Radio podcast on the upcoming Phase 3 movies to be released by Marvel Studios. The team at NY Cine Radio asked me to fill in for one of ...

2014 York College Tech Symposium

Saturday, November 1st, 2014 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Digital Video, Entertainment, Future of Education, Gaming, LaGuardia, Lifestyle, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

I traveled to the outskirts of Queens yesterday to present at the 2014 York College Technology Symposium on the topic of "Enhancing Student Engagement with Open Source Software". It was a great event featuring digitally engaged faculty from throughout the ...

CUNY SPS – Communication and Media degree

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Digital Video, Future of Education, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

Earlier this week we recorded a marketing video for the Communication and Media program at the CUNY School of Professional Studies (SPS). The purpose of the video was to give potential students an overview of the program and the admission ...

The 2014 LaGuardia Publishing Reception

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 Posted in Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

President Gail Mellow holds a publishing reception every year to acknowledge faculty at LaGuardia Community College for their academic and creative accomplishments. Once again I was happy to be counted among the scholars from the Humanities Department. The main article ...

#tweetMyClass: Social Media for the Classroom

Sunday, December 8th, 2013 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Digital Video, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

I was recently part of a panel discussion at the 2013 CUNY Information Technology Conference on the academic uses of social media. The presentation included short introductions, followed by a roundtable discussion, in which the educators on the panel examined ...

I feel numb

Friday, November 22nd, 2013 Posted in LaGuardia, Lifestyle, Publications & Presentations | No Comments »

I haven't told many people but exactly two weeks ago I received news that my college has decided to award me tenure. I haven't spoken much about it because I keep waiting for the feeling of elation that some of ...