My Training

Some of the recent workshops/courses I’ve taken and conferences I have attended:

    • JavaScript Essential Training. 5 hours, 31 mins. Sept. 3, 2015. Lynda.comJavascriptcertificate

  • Building Effective News & Information Websites: HTML & CSS. Poynter NewsU 3-Week Course. May 26 to June 2015. 3 one-hour live webinars, 3 one-hour live group text chats, 3 weekly online discussions, 2 assignments per week, weekly readings.

  • Covering Fracking and its Impact. Poynter NewsU Webinar. 1 hour, 15 mins. July 17, 2014.

    Cultivating Community in Online Learning Environments. UNC Learning Technology Week Webinar. 1 hour. April 8, 2014

  • Responsive Design: Opportunities and Challenges. Poynter Newsu Webinar. 1 hour. Feb. 13, 2014

  • Census Data for Researchers and Students. Ledonia Wright Cultural Center. ECU. 1 ½ hours. Nov. 19, 2013.

  • Best Feature Ideas: Society for Features Journalism Show and Share. Poynter NewsU Webinar. 1 hour. Oct. 11, 2013

  • Narrative Truth: Sec. 1 with best-selling author Ken Foster. A ten-week (online) course for non-fiction and fiction writers. Fall 2013

  • Tumblr for Journalists: Best Practices and Strategies. Poynter NewsU Webinar. 1 hour. May 10, 2013

  • Create Easy Multimedia Stories with Meograph. Poynter Newsu Webinar. 1 hour. May 2, 2013

  • Using Analytics to Drive Website Success. Poynter NewsU Webinar. 1 hour. April 18, 2013

  • Personalizing Education: Using Adaptive Technology to Improve Student Performance. McGraw-Hill Higher Education Webex Enterprise Meeting (online Webinar). 1 hour. April 9, 2013

  • Measuring Your Social Media Impact. 1-hour Poynter Newu Webinar. April 9, 2013

  • Pinterest: Marketing New MVP. Vocus webinar with Jennifer Evans Cario. 1 hour. April 4.

  • Don’t Get Fooled Again: Best Practices for Online Verification. Poynter NewsU Webinar. 1 hour. Feb. 21, 2013

  • Using DocumentCloud: A Digital Tools Tutorial. Poynter NewsU Webinar. 1 hour. Jan. 31, 2013

  • WordPress.com Essential Training. Lynda.com. 5 hours. December 2012

  • Copyright Issues III: Impact on Internet and Social Media of Copyright. Office for Faculty Excellence. ECU. 1 hour. Nov. 27, 2012

  • Flash Professional CS6 Essential Training. Beginner. 8 hours. Lynda.com. November 2012

  • The iPad in Education: Part 2: The Next Step. OFE. ECU. 2 hours. Oct. 30, 2012

  • The Art and Science of Editing. Poynter Newsu Webinar. 1 hour. Oct. 3, 2012

  • Social Media in the Classroom. Poynter Social Media Web Series Webinar. 1 hour. May 24, 2012

  • Illustrating the Story: Comics and Illustrated Journalism. Poynter NewsU and Online News. 1-hour Webinar. April 5, 2012

  • State of the News Media 2012. Poynter NewsU Webinar. March 28, 2012

  • Six Traits of Successful Entrepreneurial Journalists. Poynter NewsU Webinar featuring Mark Briggs, author of “Entrepreneurial Journalism: How to Build What’s Next for News,” director of digital media at King 5 TV in Seattle, and a Ford Fellow of Entrepreneurial Journalism at The Poynter Institute. 1-hour Webinar. Feb. 9, 2012

  • Distance Education Module. College of Fine Arts and Communication. Online. Certificate of completion received Jan. 26, 2012

  • Centra Training and Integration Course. 2-4 p.m. Austin. ITCS. ECU. Jan. 19, 2012.

  • Faculty instruction on distance education exam proctoring. 1 hour. Sept. 28, 2011.

  • Session 2 of OFE Fall Faculty Book Read, “Teaching What You Don’t Know” by Therese Huston, led by Professors Alana White, Ron Mitchelson and Todd Finley. 1-hour session. Sept. 27, 2011

  • Mobile Applications: Expanding Your Reach and Audience. Poynter News University Webinar. 1 hour. Sept. 9, 2011

  • Understand the Brand. University Publications. ECU. 9-11 a.m. August 19, 2011

  • Programming for Non-Geeks: Essential HTML. Poynter NewsU. Webinar. March 29, 2011

  • How to Create Outstanding Modern Graphics (using Adobe Illustrator). 3-hour online training. Vector.tutsplus.com. March 2011

  • Adobe Illustrator CS5, Level 2. ONLC Training Centers. March 8, 2011

  • Adobe Illustrator CS5. Level 1. ONLC Training Centers. Feb. 22, 2011

  • Blackboard 9 training. ECU. Feb. 18, 2011

  • Quick Start to Online Teaching. ITCS Training. ECU. Jan. 28, 2011

  • Classes Without Quizzes: Social Media Panel Discussion. Participant. ECU. SOC. Oct. 22, 2010

  • Video Storytelling Workshop: 2010 Edition. Poynter News University. 5-hour Webinar. Sept. 25, 2010

  • Social Media Classroom: A New Way of Teaching. Instructional Conference. ECU. March 23, 2010

  • Senior summary training. ECU. SOC. Jan. 21, 2010

  • Blackboard EPA Search Committee Training. ECU. January 2010

 

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