Monday, October 9, 2017
6:00 – 6:30 pm: Networking
6:30 – 8:00 pm: Business Meeting / Program
McNeely Hall, Room 117
2115 Summit Avenue, St. Paul
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ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Academic Tools & Trends
In his presentation, Bob will review a collection of instructional technology tools used to engage adult learners in Saint Mary’s University graduate programs. He will focus his attention on tools used to facilitate interaction: student to student, student to instructor, and student to content. These three forms of interaction are essential to ensure students stay active and engaged in blended and online environments.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Bob Andersen is the Director of Instructional Technology and an assistant professor at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Bob has been an adjunct instructor in Saint Mary’s School of Business and Technology for 25 years, teaching courses in information technology. Before joining Saint Mary’s University full time, Bob was an IT director at Northwest Airlines and American Express Financial Advisors, and he was a consultant for Ernst and Young. Bob has a MS in Electrical Engineering.