A Day with Rey

Just a quick update, folks. Both sessions will be streamed here:
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/teachlearn.

Major Discoveries

Greetings colleagues and students,

Junco

 It is with a great deal of excitement that I get to share with you a remarkable opportunity of which we’re all about to be beneficiaries.  The Research Academy for University Learning at Montclair State is bringing Reynol Junco to campus as part of the Provost’s speakers series. For those of you who don’t know him, Rey is arguably one of the nation’s foremost social media scholars and focuses his research and publications on the effect that social media have on student learning and cognition. He is also a Fellow at Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society, an active higher education-focused blogger, and a colleague with whom I’ve collaborated a number of times. 

Upon hearing the good news that Rey was coming to Montclair State to deliver an address to the academic community, I approached my VP with a request that she sponsor the second half of Rey’s…

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About Art

I'm the Director of Academic Advising at Quincy College. I'm hoping this can be a place to express the occasional thought that may mean something to someone. . .we'll see. I'm also a musician--I play the string bass in primarily the jazz and classical idioms (though I love many kinds of music and have played everything from folk and bluegrass to new wave and hard rock). And, as an Italian-American, I love good food and good wine. . .basically,don't be surprised by posts on any of the topics mentioned above ;)
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