Tag Archives: liberal arts

New Distribution Requirements

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Dr. Pat Sellers ’86, Associate Dean for Curriculum and Professor of Political Science

Takeaways

  • Why new distribution requirements?
  • How do the new requirements embrace Davidson’s concept of a liberal arts education?
  • How do the new requirements differ from the old requirements?
  • What comes next? What is on Davidson’s to-do list for the next school year as we prepare for the Class of 2016.

New Distribution Requirements

Instructional Technology and Media Production

Host: Jeff Tolly

Special Guests
Kristen Eshleman, Director, Instructional Technologist for the humanities and social sciences
Robert McSwain, Instructional Technologist

Takeaways

  • What is Instructional Technology?
  • Examples of successful use of technology in the classroom.
  • What resources exist for students who want to create videos, perhaps pursue video production as a profession?
  • Software and hardware in the Connolly Media Lab.
  • What is the role of technology and media production in liberal arts?
  • Role of Instructional Technology within the new Center for Teaching and Learning.

Instructional Technology and Media Production

Vann Center for Ethics

Host: Jeff Tolly

Special Guests
Dr. David Perry, Director of the Vann Center for Ethics and Professor of Applied Ethics

Takeaways

Vann Center for Ethics