Faculty Academy 2010

Keynote Speaker: Siva Vaidhyanathan

Siva Vaidhyanathan is a cultural historian and media scholar at the University of Virginia. He is awaiting the publication of The Googlization of Everything from the University of California Press. He has written two previous books: Copyrights and Copywrongs: The Rise of Intellectual Property and How it Threatens Creativity (New York University Press, 2001) and The Anarchist in the Library: How the Clash between Freedom and Control is Hacking the Real World and Crashing the System (Basic Books, 2004).

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Guest Presenter and Workshop Leader: Mike Caulfield

Mike Caulfield has been working with educational technology since 1997. During the Rise of the Teaching Machines, he built award-winning teaching machines for Columbia University, Harvard Business School, and Fortune 500 companies. When the teaching machines gave way to learning environments, he started building those, and he has been, for the most part, very happy about the change.

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Guest Presenter and Workshop Leader: Julie Meloni

Julie Meloni is a PhD candidate in the Department of English at Washington State University. Her specialties are American Literature 1800-1945, Textual Studies, and Humanities Computing, but her teaching and research interests range from Transcendentalism to Critical Code Studies.

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