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Life after ITP

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 Posted in Future of Education, New Media, NYU - ITP, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Technology | No Comments »

As part of an alumni panel discussing life and career possibilities after graduation, I was invited once again to speak to students in the NYU Interactive Telecommunication Program. It was a great event, but I must admit to having a ...

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 ...

Webinar: Creating Engaging Content

Thursday, January 29th, 2015 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Digital Video, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Here is the video from my recent webinar on "Creating Engaging Content for the Web and Social Media". This was the second in a multi-part series of online seminars to educate potential students at CUNY School of Professional Studies about ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Tech Training – Summer 2014

Friday, June 13th, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, New Media, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The summer is the time when I brush up on old skills or take the plunge and develop new ones. The plan for this summer was to initially focus all of my time on Objective C and iOS app development. ...

Digital Directive: The NY Observer Interview

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Future of Education, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

A few months back I was questioned by a writer from the New York Observer on my role as the Academic Director of the Communication and Media program at the CUNY School of Professional Studies (SPS). The writer was interested ...