Spring 2014 Conferences

 

Teaching with Technology Showcase 2014
"Breaking Ground in Teaching with Technology"

When:           Friday, May 9, 11:30am-2:00pm

Where:          Faculty Dining Areas and Donovan

Who:              Faculty from across schools and disciplines

Schedule:

· 11:30am-12:30pm – lunch and keynote panel in Faculty Main
Breaking Ground with Blackboard: Leveling the Playing Field for All Students
Keri Rossi-D’entremont, Director of Disability Services
Melinda Gushwa, Assistant Professor, MSW Program, School of Social Work
Marie F. Beardwood, Academic Technologist, Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning
Kyle Jackson, Information Technologist, USS

· 12:30pm-1:45pm – General Interest Demonstrations and Digital Poster Sessions
iPad Learning Communities, Summer Seminar for Hybrid Teaching and Learning and more!

· 1:45pm – Raffles in Faculty Main!  You must be present to win!  Fun prizes.  Don’t miss out!

 

RSVP to Veronica Bruscini (vbruscini@ric.edu) by April 25.

 

Brought to you by

Academic Technology Advisory Committee, Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning

and User Support Services

 

 

 

Engaging Conversations 2014 - Privacy

We invite you to start thinking about the combinations of ideas, people and perspectives you might pull together around
the topic of…PRIVACY.


Announcing:
ENGAGING CONVERSATIONS - PRIVACY
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
11:30am-4:30pm
Alger 110 and nearby rooms
Deadline for Proposals - Extended: Tuesday, April 15, 2014.


In your proposal please include the title of your presentation, name(s) of presenter(s), department affiliation, any special AV
requirements, and a brief description (50-100 words) of your presentation along with a one-sentence abstract for the
program. Send your proposal to FCTL@ric.edu.


To help you brainstorm ideas, here is a list of possible topics:

  • Consciousness and Privacy
  • Social Policy and Privacy
  • Technology and Privacy
  • Individual Rights to Privacy
  • Medical Ethics and Privacy
  • Gun Ownership and Privacy
  • FERPA
  • Surveillance and Privacy
  • DNA and Privacy
  • Biometrics, Security, and Privacy
  • Smartphones and Privacy
  • Privacy, Genetics, Insurance, and the Corporation
  • Big Data
  • NSA/CIA, State Secrets, and Privacy
  • Espionage vs. Freedom of Information
  • Individual Privacy vs. the State
  • Celebrity, Fame, and Privacy
  • Cryptography: Private Communication
  • Social Networking and Privacy
  • Living in a Brave New Post-Privacy World
  • Intellectual Privacy, Research, and Theft
  • Privacy and Copyright
  • Reality TV and Our New (not so) Private Lives
  • Intimacy, Privacy, and Keeping Secrets
  • Adoption and Privacy
  • Sexual History and Privacy
  • Confessional Literature and Making Private Thoughts Public
  • The Internet and Privacy
  • Email and Privacy

Guidelines:

  • ·∙ Individual presentations are limited to two presentations per hour.
  • ·∙ Plan on 15-18 minutes for each individual presentation.
  • ·∙ Group presentation proposals: plan on 40 minutes total.
  • ·∙ Moderators will provide timely support to keep sessions on track.

 

Plan on joining us Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 for lunch and a day of
Engaging Conversations with your colleagues.

 


This year’s Creativity Project Committee: Karen Almeida, Teresa Coffman, Patti Nolin, Ron Pitt, Deborah Siegel, David Abrahamson,
Glenn Rawson, J. Zornado, Bonnie MacDonald.

Page last updated: Apr. 11, 2014