Educast Video Series for KQED

In 2013 I began making regular contributions to KQED’s Educast video and blog series, covering a number of useful media making tools for teachers and learners. Continue Reading →

Effat University – Visual Digital Production Program Development

In 2013, I worked with my colleagues from the Media Arts + Practice Division (then IML) to develop the Visual Digital Production Program at Effat University in Saudi Arabia. Continue Reading →

Junior AV Club at iMappening 2012

I just finished a video piece for this year’s iMappening show at USC.  iMappening is an annual opportunity for iMAP PhD students to share their ongoing creative and scholarly pursuits with the public.  This year’s event is being held on stage 3 at the USC School of Cinematic Arts.  The opening reception is May 9th from 6-9PM.  May 10th will include panel talks from iMAP scholars as well as an opportunity to visit the exhibition space from 10AM-7PM. Continue Reading →

iMAP PhD

I am preparing to complete, defend and file my dissertation for the Media Arts and Practice (iMAP) PhD program at the University of Southern California.

This interdisciplinary program is made up of an outstanding group of media arts scholars and practitioners working on a wide variety of topics and projects.  The iMAP PhD is a practice-based PhD wherein students craft a digital dissertation that expands upon the traditional text-based dissertation project, supporting rigorous scholarship with dynamic digital artistry and craft. Continue Reading →

The Junior AV Club

The Junior AV Club is an ongoing action research project at USC’s Institute for Multimedia Literacy, examining the educational potential of digital media for early childhood learners.  We embrace a participatory pedagogical approach, focusing on transmedia digital storytelling as a way of enforcing traditional and computational literacies.

 

USC Shoah Foundation Institute

I have been a frequent collaborator with the USC Shoah Foundation Institute through my work at the Institute for Multimedia Literacy. Continue Reading →

Digital Storytelling in Doha

Digital Storytelling and Playcentric Learning

Innovative Educational Strategies for Children With Special Needs Continue Reading →