The Paper Bag Exam – A Celebration of Learning

The Paper Bag Exam – A Celebration of Learning

It’s early December, it’s exam period and the air on campus is intense with last minute studying and test anxiety. Except perhaps for one classroom in Cedar… I enter the room to find 32 early childhood education students chatting and laughing in groups of four as they...
Spotlight on Faculty: Fiacre O’Duinn

Spotlight on Faculty: Fiacre O’Duinn

A conversation with Fiacre O’Duinn on the intersection of arts and sciences, and the library as gateway to possibilities. Did you ever feel you needed a neutral space to just be yourself, to explore possibilities and intersections and to reimagine the future of...
Active Learning Online?

Active Learning Online?

How can my Moodle shell become part of an active learning experience for my students? Is active learning online possible? As an experienced instructor in the face-to-face classroom, you may be wondering about the value of incorporating online learning into your...
SPOTLIGHT ON FACULTY: NADJA NEUBAUER

SPOTLIGHT ON FACULTY: NADJA NEUBAUER

A CONVERSATION WITH Nadja Neubauer: ON Experiential and Accessible Learning for everyone BY BETTINA BOYLE   Experiential Learning with Virtual Reality Nadja comes into my office beaming with energy and excitement! Why? She just taught the first class of the...
Spotlight on Faculty: Sandra Seekins

Spotlight on Faculty: Sandra Seekins

A Conversation with Sandra Seekins: on ancient mark-making and learning through drawing By Bettina Boyle How one instructor uses sketching, drawing, visual assignments to enhance student learning and the student experience. I meet Sandra Seekins in her cozy office in...