Archive for the 'Podcast: Teaching, Learning, and Everything Else' Category

Conversation #45: Calvin Mackie on STEM

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Download Conversation #45 A conversation with Dr. Calvin Mackie of STEM NOLA on teaching, learning, and service learning. Dr. Calvin Mackie is one of the nation’s most prolific young STEM and Educational Motivational Speakers and Leaders. He is an award winning mentor, an international renowned motivational speaker, and a successful entrepreneur. His message as a […]

Conversation #44: Eileen Doll on Service Learning

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

Download Conversation #44 A conversation with Dr. Eileen Doll of Loyola University on teaching, learning, and service learning. Eileen J. Doll received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from Purdue University in 1986, specializing in Spanish 20th-century literature and the 20th-century theater of Europe. She has published numerous articles on various contemporary dramatists of Spain, and […]

Conversation #43: Robert Crow on Distance Education

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Download Conversation #43 A conversation with Dr. Robert Crow of Western Carolina University (WCU) on teaching, learning, and distance education. Robert Crow, Ph. D., is an assistant professor of educational research. Before joining the faculty in the College of Education and Allied Professions, Dr. Crow served as Coordinator of Instructional Development & Assessment for WCU’s […]

Conversation #42: Marybeth Gasman on HBCUs

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Download Conversation #42 A conversation with Dr. Marybeth Gasman of the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education on teaching, learning, and HBCUs. Dr. Gasman’s areas of expertise include the history of American higher education, historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), minority serving institutions, African American leadership, and fundraising and philanthropy. Her research also explores […]

Conversation #41: Michelle Francl on Pseudoscience

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

Download Conversation #41 A conversation with Dr. Michelle Francl of Bryn Mawr College on teaching, learning, and pseudoscience. Dr. Francl’s scholarly work is located in both chemistry, mathematics and the humanities. One area of research spans topology and chemistry, designing molecules with intriguing topologies. The second scholarly space she inhabits sits on the border between […]

Conversation #40: Janet Branchaw on Mentoring for Student Success

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Download Conversation #40 A conversation with Dr. Janet Branchaw of University of Wisconsin-Madison on teaching, learning, and mentoring for student success. Janet Branchaw, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology in the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, serves as the Director of the Wisconsin Institute for Science Education and Community Engagement (WISCIENCE) and the Associate […]

Conversation #39: Robin Runia on Interdisciplinary Team Teaching

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Download Conversation #39 A conversation with Dr. Robin Runia of Xavier University of Louisiana on teaching, learning, and interdisciplinary team teaching. My experience of the biology and literature course, especially in the first half of the semester, was very multidisciplinary. First we’ll have some biology content, and then we’ll have some literature content, and then […]

Conversation #38: Belle Wheelan on the Future of Higher Education

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Download Conversation #38 A conversation with Dr. Belle Wheelan of SACS/COC on teaching, learning, accreditation and the future of higher education. The more educated a citizenry is, then the more tolerance we have, the more acceptance we have, because there’s a better understanding, greater chances of world peace. It sounds hokey, but the reality is […]

Conversation #37: Service Learning

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Download Conversation #37 A conversation with Dr. Ryan McBride of Tulane University on teaching, learning, and service learning. The service project complicates the readings, and the readings help complicate the service project. Links for this episode: Rhetoric NOLA Ryan McBride at Tulane University

Conversation #36: Coaching Circles

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Download Conversation #36 A conversation with Dr. Debra Lohe of Saint Louis University on teaching, learning, and coaching circles. If it feels like jumping through hoops, it won’t be as rich an experience as it really could be. Links for this episode: Reinert Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning Debra Rudder Lohe is director of […]