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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 ...

Speaking at the Grad Center

Monday, December 14th, 2015 Posted in Future of Education, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

A colleague of mine, Michael Mandiberg, invited me to be a guest lecturer for a class he was teaching at the CUNY Graduate Center. The students in his class were PhD candidates within the CUNY Interactive Technology and Pedagogy certificate ...

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 ...

Webinar: Video Tips & Techniques for the Web and Social Media

Saturday, October 10th, 2015 Posted in Digital Video, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Effectively developing a social media campaign today includes creating video content that is both professional and engaging. If you are you looking to add high quality audiovisual content to your personal marketing strategy, but don’t know where to start, this ...

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 ...

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 ...

New York Cine Podcast: The Decline of Cable TV

Friday, January 9th, 2015 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment, New York Cine Radio, Tech Training | No Comments »

The latest New York Cine Radio Podcast is all about the films of Sir Liam Neeson. The gang and I discuss Neeson's  "A Walk Among the Tombstones" and a host of his other films. We also review the films and ...