Spring 2009 Issue

Second Annual Ecampus Spring Faculty Forum

Wednesday, May 13, 2009
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
CH2M HILL Alumni Center
Main OSU Campus

Tentative agenda

Session Title Presenter
8:30 - 9:45
Welcome, Ecampus 101 and Staff Introductions
Ecampus Staff
9:45 - 10:30
Teaching techniques & design for online Bacc Core courses
Cub Kahn, Geosciences
  Tips for virtual group projects Jenna Tilt, Anthropology
  Technology Petting Zoo
Ecampus Staff
10:30 - 10:45
Break - Flip Video camera giveaway  
10:45 - 11:30
From bugs to bones: forensic anthropology & experiments in online learning
Misty Weitzel, Anthropology
  The campus bookstore: here, there, everywhere!
James Howard, OSU Bookstore
  Technology Petting Zoo
Ecampus Staff
11:30 - 11:45
Break - Flip Video camera giveaway  
11:45 - 12:30 What makes a distance course effective? Bob Ehrhart, Rangeland Ecology
  Recession-proof, free, cool tools for research and learning Maureen Kelly, Ecampus Librarian
  Technology Petting Zoo
Ecampus Staff
12:30 - 1:30
Lunch and Distance Education: We're in this together presentation
Dave King and Lisa Templeton, Ecampus
1:30 - 2:15 Engaging students in online discussions David Scott Arnold, Philosophy
  Using instructor-personalized multimedia Jean Mandernach, Psychology
  Helping to maintain civility in the online classroom Dan Schwab, Student Conduct
2:15 - 2:30
Break - Flip Video camera giveaway  
2:30 - 3:15
Utilizing online laboratories to engage students Richard Nafshun, Chemistry
  Hands-on labs in science Ron Reuter, Forest Resources
  Technology Petting Zoo
Ecampus Staff
3:15 - 3:30
Conclusion of Forum
Ecampus Staff

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