Innovative Teaching

Bentley provost Mike Page (at right) awarded professors Denise Hanes, Mystica Alexander, Jay Thibodeau, George Fishman, and me Bentley’s Innovation in Teaching Award for 2012 at the faculty meeting this morning.

Innovation in Teaching Winners

My application was for the innovative teaching and learning that happens in the CIS Sandbox. It was an unconventional application: Usually these awards are associated with specific courses, and usually the teachers of those courses are actually teaching. In my case, not this time.

The innovative teachers and dedicated learners who made this recognition possible are the CIS Sandbox assistants and students who have embraced the changes we have made, and turned the CIS Sandbox into a place where students gather to teach, talk, tutor, touch, and try technology.

A summary of my application follows the jump.

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Internship Opportunity at Massachusetts Women’s Forum

Massachusetts Women’s Forum is offering an internship (with possibility for pay or for credit) for a web and design-savvy intern to update and revamp their current web site.

Duties will include:

  • Assist with updating and maintaining the website
  • Develop and implement a plan to attract our members to our website.
  • Develop and implement a plan to use pages on our website to share information.
  • Develop and implement new features to be added to


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