Strategic Learning Technology Consulting News

Communication Arts Course Redesigned as Part of REACH

Mon October 29, 2018

In the spring issue of the Writing Across the Curriculum Program’s Time to Write newsletter, Professor Sara McKinnon was featured for her work with the REACH initiative. The article by Mike Haen described how Sara redesigned Communication Arts 260 (“Communication and Human Behavior”) with assistance from Theresa Pesavento from Strategic Learning Technology Consulting (SLTC). Since…

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Team Presents on Engage eText, Online Learning & More at T&L Symposium

Wed May 23, 2018

At this year’s Teaching & Learning Symposium on May 17, 2018, DoIT Academic Technology team members shared their expertise on online learning, Engage eText, Canvas, designing curriculum for high-enrollment courses, and learning analytics. In addition, Blaire Bundy, Service Leader of Strategic Learning Technology Consulting (SLTC), served on the planning committee for the event, which DoIT…

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Collaborative Work Featured at Showcase

Wed March 28, 2018

For the 20th year, hundreds of colleagues gathered for the annual UW-Madison Showcase in Union South on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. DoIT Academic Technology team members from multiple services presented posters with partners from across the campus. The “Collaborative Partnerships: From Prototype to Production” poster featured the Agefuly App that Teaching & Research Application Development…

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Inside Higher Ed Interviews Miller about Supporting Faculty

Mon February 26, 2018

After Sarah Miller presented at the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) Annual Meeting, Inside Higher Ed’s Mark Lieberman interviewed her about her session for the article “Smashing Faculty Skepticism” that was published on February 14, 2018. In addition to interviewing the Service Leader Supervisor of Faculty Engagement and Strategic Learning Technology Consulting (SLTC), the reporter also…

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Bundy, Jorn and Miller Present at ELI Annual Meeting

Mon February 12, 2018

DoIT Academic Technology team members presented, networked and explored new developments in teaching and learning with technology at this year’s EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) Annual Meeting. Held in New Orleans from January 29-31, 2018, the meeting featured presentations by Blaire Bundy, Service Leader of Strategic Learning Technology Consulting (SLTC), Linda Jorn, DoIT AT Director and…

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6 Ways DoIT Academic Technology Helps Instructors

Fri September 8, 2017

DoIT Academic Technology (DoIT AT) advances the University’s mission, strategic priorities and the Wisconsin Idea by wisely applying technology to the ever evolving academic environment. Many of our services are tailored to help instructors strategize, design, develop and integrate technologies to improve learning outcomes. This video provides an overview of DoIT AT and the below…

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DoIT AT Teams-up to Develop Interprofessional Health Education

Wed August 2, 2017

Students from across the University of Wisconsin-Madison health sciences are being immersed in a new life-like hospital setting through an interactive teaching module developed in partnership with DoIT Academic Technology (DoIT AT). The Interprofessional Patient Safety: an Interactive Case-Based Module provides students from various professions with the opportunity to experience how interprofessional communication among a…

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Team Members Shine at T&L Symposium

Tue May 23, 2017

On May 17, 2017, many DoIT Academic Technology team members joined colleagues for the annual Teaching & Learning Symposium to share best practices, celebrate accomplishments, and explore new teaching and learning strategies. Blaire Bundy, Service Leader of Strategic Learning Technology Consulting (SLTC), served on the planning committee for the event, which DoIT AT helped sponsor.…

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SLTC Presents on Curricular Transformations at OLC Innovate

Tue May 16, 2017

One of the goals of our Strategic Learning Technology Consulting (SLTC) service is to share best practices and approaches to curricular transformation with local, regional national audiences. In an attempt to further disseminate our methods and techniques, our team members, Blaire Bundy and Ron Cramer, recently led an interactive conference session at Online Learning Consortium…

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Processes & Successes Shared at Showcase

Fri April 7, 2017

On Wednesday, April 5, 2017, DoIT Academic Technology team members joined hundreds of campus colleagues to share best practices and learn ways to improve processes, learning environments and the campus climate at the 18th Annual UW-Madison Showcase. Mike Farnham, Saiket Sengrupta and Mitch Hanson from MyUW-Madison Academic Application Development (MUMAA) presented a poster about the…

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Bundy Contributes to EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Article

Thu March 23, 2017

EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) invited Christopher Blaire Bundy to contribute his instructional design expertise to the article “7 Things You Should Know About the Evolution of Teaching and Learning Professions,” which was published on March 15, 2017. As the Strategic Learning Technology Consulting Service Leader, Blaire partners closely with the School of Medicine and Public…

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Anderson’s Essay on Siftr Published

An essay by Margene Anderson, a senior consultant with Strategic Learning Technology Consulting, was published in the book, Remaking the American College Campus: Essays in August. The essay entitled, “A Sense of Belonging: Using Siftr to Empower Freshmen,” discusses Margene’s use of Siftr in the instruction of her course, Counseling Psychology 125: The Wisconsin Experience.…

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Learn@UW Featured at Department of Medicine Education Day

Wed March 8, 2017

On Friday March 3, James McKay from our Learn@UW-Madison team presented a breakout session on collaboration tools at the Department of Medicine Education Day. In its second year, the annual event was created to help support those involved in the Department of Medicine’s core teaching and learning mission. Focusing on tools in the Learn@UW suite…

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Partnerships & Projects Exhibited at Showcase 2016

Wed March 16, 2016

Union South’s Varsity Hall was buzzing this morning with hundreds of staff members sharing and “stealing” great ideas at the poster session for the 17th Annual UW-Madison Showcase. Showcase is a platform for people across campus to share best practices and learn from each other in order to improve work processes, learning environments and the…

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