Scharber receives CEHD WLPC Rising Star Faculty Award

Cassie Scharber has been selected to receive the Women’s Philanthropic Leadership Circle 2012 Rising Star Faculty Award. The WPLC recognizes a pre-tenure female faculty member in the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota who has demonstrated leadership and creativity in an academic...

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LTML meets with PACER Center

Representatives from the PACER Center visited the LT Media Lab yesterday to discuss a potential collaboration for developing new innovative education solutions for students with disabilities. You can learn more about the PACER Center at: http://www.pacer.org/about/ ...

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Hosack to present keynote at EdCampMSP

Brad Hosack, our Lead New Media Designer at LTML has been asked to give the keynote presentation at this years EdCampMSP next month. You can learn more about the event at http://blogs.district279.org/edcamp2012/. [source]...

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Scharber and Pazurek invited to speak at Target

Dr. Cassie Scharber and Angel Pazurek presented "Social Learning: Building Community Through Social Media" at Target Corporation's Minneapolis headquarters. Target recently launched an internal social/learning network and asked Cassie and Angel to provide some guidance for users given their expertise in fostering online learning communities....

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Miller and Donna present at CEFPI “Local Heroes”

Joel Donna presenting at CEFPI Dr. Charles Miller (Co-Director, LT Media Lab; Assistant Professor, Learning Technologies) and Dr. Joel Donna (Lecturer, Learning Technologies) were invited to present in the "Local Heroes" session at the Regional Conference for the Council of Educational Facilities Planners International (CEFPI) in...

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Doering speaking at TEDxUMN tomorrow!

Aaron Doering, associate professor of learning technologies, will be presenting adventure learning and how it can change education at TEDX this Saturday, April 21. Tickets are sold out, but you can watch it live at http://tedxumn.com/....

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LTML heavily represented at the ATS showcase

LT and LTML were in full force at the University of Minnesota's Academic Technology Showcase. Our faculty, staff and grad students shared how they are using technology to drive innovation in teaching, learning, and research at UMN. Charles Miller (Co-Director, LT Media Lab), Luke Lecheler (Developer, LT...

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Christo van der Westhuizen at LTML

LTML welcomes visiting scholar Christo van der Westhuizen! Christo is currently Senior Lecturer in Geography & Geography Education and the Subject Chairman for the subject group: Social Sciences and Environmental Education in the School for Curriculum-based Studies at the Faculty of Education Sciences of the North-West...

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Earthducation Expedition 3 completed!

The Earthducation team (Dr. Aaron Doering, Dr. Charles Miller, Dr. Cassie Scharber, Jeni Henrickson, Justin Evidon, Brad Hosack) just completed Earthducation Expedition 3: Australia. The third of seven continent expeditions, the team traveled throughout Australia performing research on education and sustainability. We invite you to share...

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LTML at CEHD Research Day 2012!

For the second year in a row, The LT Media Lab was voted the winner in the category of Technology & Innovation at CEHD Research Day - thank you to everyone that came out and voted for us! Click "Continue Reading" to see more photos...

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Andrew Johnson joins LTML

LTML has a new employee! Meet Andrew Johnson – LTML’s Business Development Manager. Andrew brings grant writing and marketing savvy from having written hundreds of proposals during his corporate life. If LT had a basketball team he would definitely be first pick. Welcome, Andrew!...

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Doering and Miller Keynote: Live Tomorrow!

One final reminder that Dr. Doering and Dr. Miller will be presenting a keynote for AACE's Global Time conference, entitled "Engaging Millions of Learners: The Role of Design and Aesthetics in Online and Mobile Learning": The role of design and aesthetics is often overlooked, and occasionally dismissed,...

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Miller and Doering to present keynote at AACE Global Time

Dr. Doering and Dr. Miller will be presenting one of three keynotes during next week's online conference "Global Time", presented by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education. You can learn more about their presentation and the conference at the following link:  http://aace.org/conf/gtime/speakers/2012/doering-miller.htm...

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SOPA/PIPA and the LT Media Lab

LTML is against SOPA and PIPA. SOPA and PIPA threaten the future of the Internet including the work we do here at the lab. Join us in sending a message by signing the petition on scribd.com below. An Open Letter to Washington http://www.scribd.com/doc/75746065/Open-Letter-to-Washington-SOPA-and-PIPA   Sincerely, LTML   MINNESOTA FRIENDS - CONTACT YOUR...

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