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Collaborative learning in higher education is an umbrella term that subsumes numerous formal and informal techniques where learners engage in a common task and have some degree of interdependence. It is rooted in the notion that learning is an active … Continue reading


  • October 27, 2014
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Until just a few years ago, traditional face-to-face courses at USA were designated as “Lecture” courses.  Now, however, they are called “web-enhanced.”  Are your traditional courses “web-enhanced”?  What does “web-enhanced” even mean?  This workshop will look at ways to use … Continue reading


  • October 30, 2014
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Ever wondered how to create a website with the ease and convenience of simply adding to a blog?  This workshop will get you started with WordPress, showing you how it works as a blog but also how to add easily … Continue reading


  • November 3, 2014
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Are you tired of “plain old” Power Point presentations? Add Prezi power! Prezi is an internet-based free* software that allows you to create dynamic and attention-grabbing presentations. In this hands-on workshop, learn how to create a free public account and … Continue reading


  • November 4, 2014
    9:30 am - 11:00 am

Making Instructional Videos with Camtasia Relay Research indicates that presenting your content through a variety of media formats increases learning and retention. You can engage students in your online class by creating instructional videos. In this workshop you will learn how … Continue reading


  • November 5, 2014
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

This panel discussion, led by Phil Carr and Julie Estis, will continue the discussion started last spring about how we can make the GenEd requirement at USA a more fruitful and valuable experience for students and faculty. Panelists TBD