AEL North American Summit 2017

I had the opportunity to present at the Adobe Education Leader North American Summit at Adobe Headquarters this summer. My brief presentation, “Stop fighting for a slice. Grow the pie.” ties together several key themes I’ve been thinking about as I work on my dissertation. Perhaps more importantly, I got to chat with my diverse … View More

Top story of 2016 for Campus Technology

Flattered to have contributed to the top story of 2016 by Campus Technology readers. You can check out the original, 9 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2016 or check out the Top 10 Campus Technology Stories of 2016.

Future Trends Forum: Live from EDUCAUSE

I had the good fortune of joining Bryan Alexander in person on the Future Trends Forum at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference. You can catch a recording of the live broadcast below. Special thanks to the great folks at Shindig and EdSurge for all their support!

Educause Seminar October 25th!

Coming to Educause in Anaheim? I will be leading a pre-conference seminar titled SEM01P-Save Time and Resources: Using Disruptive Technologies in Higher Education, at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, October 25-28 in Anaheim, California on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 12:30PM. Here is the session abstract: The creative economy. The sharing economy. Makerspaces. Digital distribution. The … View More

Worldwide ADE Institute 2016

I have decided that my next book will be titled, “Producing for Educators.” I took the first step by doing a poster presentation at the Worldwide Apple Distinguished Educator Institute 2016 in Berlin, Germany. As usual, I was in awe of my ADE colleagues and honored to be invited to attend the event. Their innovative … View More

BlackBoard World 2016 Presentation

I had the honor of presenting with Michael Berman, Kathy Fernandes, and Jean-Pierre Bayard at BlackBoard World in Las Vegas, NV. The presentation is titled, “Gaining consensus on the future of your LMS: insights and best practices from California State University.” You can watch the presentation here. Abstract: How do you balance the needs of … View More

Special Guest on the Future Trends Forum

I was honored to be the special guest on the Future Trends Forum for June 9th, 2016. The Future Trends Forum hosted by Bryan Alexander addresses the most powerful forces of change in academia. Bryan, the founder of the online blog Future Trends in Technology and Education, began this weekly forum to enliven the discussion … View More

Campus Technology: 9 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2016

I was fortunate to be on a panel with Bryan Alexander, Jack Suess, and Michelle R. Weise to discuss the hottest trends in higher ed tech for 2016. You can check out the entire article here:

Higher Ed Disruption in Context

It’s an honor being the 2015 Educause Review New Horizon’s Department Editor. I’ve been able to touch on a few things I care about greatly including accessibility, greater collaboration between higher ed and K-12, and active learning. But, I firmly believe we can do better to prepare for the immediate future. Here’s my last article: … View More

SimplifiED Summit as part of Innovation Week

I attended the SimplifiED Summit where I spoke on a panel titled, “The Cutting Edge Campus: Technology Integration Strategies for Higher Ed Institutions.” SimplifiED was a fantastic conference which brought together some great minds for a practical and productive conversation in an intimate setting. I am honored to have been invited and plan on attending … View More