Category Archives: Announcements

Important: Resetting the Site

Hey all – soon after classes end I will be resetting this course section site. That process includes deletion of all user accounts. If there is any of your content you want to keep – group postings, course blog comments – be sure to copy and paste them out of the site or take screenshots before […]

Sharing Abstracts?

Hey all – so everyone in our section can see what topics you all explored, please consider posting your abstract as a blog post at the Community Site. I just read the early papers and I am so knocked out by the work.

Faculty Retreat

Hey all – I’m in our Faculty Retreat in Zoom the next two days. If anyone needs anything – email me or Zoom IM me. I hope everyone is well! Some notes: Extensions on the research paper are available. There are some pointers for writing your abstract here. Blog Report Due Dates: Blog Post #6: […]

Please Share Your Thoughts: SOTES

Greetings all. I would appreciate your feedback and participation in Student Opinion of Teaching Effectiveness (SOTEs). It is helpful to me and to our school. As of this week, the SOTE/SOLATE teaching evaluations are open for students to take. This semester all courses will be evaluated through MyCoursEval. Please inform your students that they can […]

The Library is Not Closed!

Greetings all – So much is happening fo fast these days with COVID-19. Many libraries have closed their physical buildings but their virtual offerings remain. Library folk have stepped up to keep the human face of the library visible – online story times, video chats for reference, phone services with library phones transferred to remote […]

Cedar Rapids Public Library Video Tour

Hey all – I put together a little video about my tour and time at Cedar Rapids Public Library last fall. I went there to speak at the library’s staff development day. View video– Web version Download video podcast Download lecture slides This is optional but if you have a few minutes, please take a […]