Breakout session and Poster accepted to 2015 Campus Tech Forum Long Beach

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I am proud to have a breakout session and a poster accepted for the upcoming Campus Tech Forum in Long Beach: Engagement and Retention Through Mobile Gamification (co-presenting with Scott Reinke) as a breakout session. Book to App: Overcoming the Challenges of Disrupting Yourself as a poster. The Campus Technology Forum Long Beach 2015 is … View More

Adobe Education Exchange Lesson

I created a lesson called, “Present Yourself Well on Camera” for the Adobe Education Exchange. Although it’s designed for Adobe Premiere Clip, it can be easily applied to any simple editor and camera these days. I like to focus on solid fundamentals. So, this lesson is designed to both teach and practice a few of … View More

Educause Review New Horizons Department Editor

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I am honored to be the Educause Review New Horizon’s department editor for 2015. In addition, my first Educause Review article, “Managing Constant Change,” is available in the January/February 2015 edition. Check it out at: http://www.educause.edu/ero/article/managing-constant-change or download the PDF here.

The Nebraska Project

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I am fortunate to serve as a technical advisor to The Nebraska Project. Every time I get a call from Bill (Frakes), I know I’ve got to be ready for anything. It is always some venture that pushes the boundaries of creativity and technology in innovative ways. His vision and passion is infectious. He often … View More

Ball State Achievements NYT mention

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Ball State Achievements is currently my primary project. I’ve been quiet about it as my extraordinary Emerging Tech team built out the apps and related material (we did a full beta test in Fall 2013). But, Achievements got a shout out from the New York Times, so I suppose it’s public now. Ball State Achievements … View More

Administrator Trailblazer Honorable Mention 2014

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I was honored by Digital Promise and EdSurge with Honorable Mention in the Administrator Trailblazer category in the 2014 Digital Innovation in Learning Awards.

Two great reviews of Be Employed

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Josh Ellis of Thrive Wire wrote an upbeat review of the Be Employed app to practice and get better in his post “Nail The Interview By Practicing With This App.” And, Alexandria Jenkins of the Vidette Online (Illinois State University’s News Source) wrote a great article titled “New interactive app allows students to practice interview … View More

Interview on Kids Count Radio

I was honored to be on The Indiana Youth Institute’s Kids Count Radio to talk about my book and app along with Digital Corps alum Jacob Van Brunt. Jacob talks about the experience of getting a job he really wants, not necessarily the one that pays the most. It’s a half hour show. Check it … View More

Thank God for Mondays Interview

I was blessed to be interviewed on Thank God for Mondays hosed by Brother Greg Cellini from Seton Hall University. We spent the entire show talking about my book and app. From the official description: “The purpose of Thank God For Monday is to inspire listeners to take personal responsibility for their professional satisfaction. We … View More

2014 Annual Adobe Education Leader Institute

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Leading Creative Learning: Perspectives from the Field – Panel Pip Cleaves, NSW Department of Education and Communities (moderator); Jonathan Blake Huer, Ball State University; Nancy Dick, Lake Washington Institute of Technology; Andy Phelps, Rochester Institute of Technology; and Jeff Larson, Balboa High School. From the official description: “Join this panel discussion on the challenges faced … View More