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Copyright for Instructors

Navigating copyright for class materials can be difficult, especially where digital media is concerned. Here are some guiding principles for legally using digital media in educational settings.


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Meaningful Assessment in the Liberal Arts

How can we assess student work in ways that are helpful to them as they grow intellectually and professionally, but flexible enough to encourage critical and creative work?


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Creating Community & Collaboration in Canvas

Don’t be an egg! And other great advice for maintaining a presence and engaging your students in online environments.


Leveling Up with Domain of One's Own

How can we help students and faculty to think about DoOO beyond a digital repository for projects and blogs, starting it as a digital portfolio but then leveling it up to a robust tool for digital identity and fluency?


Redesigning your Discipline for the Digital

Through guided brainstorming and problem solving at this session, we will collectively break down the opportunities and challenges of the digital liberal arts and sciences further to discover what similarities and differences we encounter with the digital across disciplines.


The Unworkshop

The workshop is not the ideal method or vehicle for encouraging active and collaborative pedagogies. Enter the Design Sprint.


Listening and Hearing

We talk about teaching our students media literacy and about coding literacy, but in order for them to be truly literate or be functional coders, they really need to be able to listen, to ask the right questions, and to hear with the goal of understanding what they are reading or seeing or coding. How do we teach those skills when we are woefully poor at these skills ourselves?


Musings on Ethical Policies of Institutional Data

I’ve been thinking a lot about the values, ethics, and ideology I bring as an administrator over our LMS, and how that impacts the people who use it.


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The Digital Liberal Arts and Sciences: A Town Hall

We are seeking to bring voices from across campus in concert to begin our discussions around the often thorny and complicated issues of disciplinarity, pedagogy, the liberal arts ethos, and technological change.


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What is the Digital Liberal Arts?

UMW’s Division of Teaching and Learning Technologies is hosting a series of conversations and conversation starters focused on the digital liberal arts.