2018 e2 Conference Schedule

2018 Education Elevated Conference - Kent State University - November 9, 2018

8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Registration, Breakfast & Resource Table Visitation - Library Floor Garden Room

Resource Table Visitation -

Hallway Behind Garden Room

9:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.

Opening Welcome by Valerie Kelly - Library Floor Garden Room

9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Keynote by William McCreary - Library Floor Garden Room


LIB 334

LIB 333

LIB 152

LIB 1018

LIB 214

10:30 a.m. to 10:55 a.m.

Navigating the New: Integrating Technology in the Print Curriculum

Arron Foster

Creating Interactive Online Texts - perspectives from a first time author and publishing representative.

Jeff Huston

Approaches to introduce students to programming

Shannon Smith

Gamifying Business Analytics: Leveling Up Student Learning

Amy Grincewicz & Rouzbeh Razavi

Flash Studio - Open House

11:00 a.m. to 11:25 a.m.

Integrating Virtual Reality in Business Classes

Haithem Zourrig

Digital Research Management Tools

Paul Fehrmann

Using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra for Class and Online Office Hours

Wendy Tietz

11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Lunch - Library Floor Garden Room

12:30 p.m. to 12:55 p.m.

Engaging Students Remotely Across Campuses

Claudia Gomez & Velvet Landingham

Blogs: A Tool for Future Teachers

Rebecca Chism

Learning Spanish language and Latin American culture with Kaltura, Google Drive and Blackboard Learn

Luis Hermosilla

Using 3D Printing in Science for Active Learning

Elena Novak

1:00p.m. to 1:25 p.m.

3D Printing, Art, Design and Animal Habitats: Innovation Outreach at Bath Nature Preserve

Margarita Benitez & Markus Vogl


College Students’ Multitasking Behavior in Online versus Face-to-Face Courses

Andrew Lepp

Public Speaking in Virtual Reality

James Hayes

1:25 p.m. to 1:40 p.m.

Afternoon Break - Library Floor Garden Room

1:45 p.m. to 2:10 p.m.

Getting Started with the Kent State Online Template (KSOT)!

Ben Hollis

Transforming Teaching Through Open Pedagogy

Mary Hricko

Creating Dynamic Web Stories with Adobe Spark Page

Tom Mahon

Digital Tools for Flipped Classroom

LeighAnn Tomaswick

2:15 p.m. to 2:40 p.m.

Affordable Learning Using Digital Collections

Cindy Kristof

Templates for Student Success and Faculty Sanity

Phil Nelson,
Brian Kelley & Casey Boyd-Swan

2:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Vision Speech & Drawing

John Rathje, VP & CIO, Kent State University

Library Floor Garden Room


If you have any questions about the conference, please feel free to email iscommunications@kent.edu.