The Scholarship Dilemma

The readings and videos for this week were by far my favorite. As an individual on the tenure track, I spend a LOT of time thinking about my scholarship and how to disseminate it. One of my biggest issues with academia is that more often than not our reach can be limited. Our scholarship may…

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My Digital Project Disaster

As soon as I read the prompt for this week’s blog I was re-traumatized by the disaster that was my first digital project. A few years ago, one of my colleagues presented an amazing assignment she created on Google+ and how she had her students create posts instead of traditional papers. Sounds easy enough, right???…

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Our various selves

In my Intro to Sociology course I teach students about the way in which the perceptions of others shape our various selves. For our friends we are one person, another person with our parents, another person with our spouse, and so on. This week’s topic, Digital Identity, got my wheels spinning and got me thinking…

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