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Annual Faculty Technology Institute

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May 16 - 20, 2016 


Register now for the 2016 Faculty Technology Institute

Submit a proposal for the 2016 Video Deep Dive (Submission closed)

Onlilne Schedule for Participants

Full 2016 FTI Schedule (PDF)

Join us this May for a week dedicated to effective use of technology in your teaching and research. We offer over fifty sessions with a mix of everyday topics, emerging trends and discussions on successful application. 

On Monday, our invited speaker, Laurie Burruss, will open the Institute and participate in the Instructional Video track session. Laurie is a professor emeritus at Pasadena City College and a consultant in education at, where she’s advocated for academic initiatives, supported teaching and learning, and provided integration and implementation solutions since 2009. Laurie evangelizes all things education and learning. Before working at, she served for 22 years as a professor in Interaction Design and as the director of the Pasadena City College Digital Media, serving the state of California as a regional resource for collaboration between education, industry, and the community. Her passion is digital storytelling.

Apply for Instructional Video Deep Dive!

New for 2016 will be the Instructional Video Deep Dive. We’re accepting proposals from faculty who have a specific video project in mind. Stipends are available for those who complete a project as part of the Deep Dive extended sessions. We are accepting proposals through May 9th

Ideal projects will be 3-5 minutes. Here are some examples:

CommonCraft - Social Media in Plain English

Consent Tea

Haskell 1: Introduction By Peter Drake

Transformative Immigration Law Seminar  (8:37 minutes)

How to drink whiskey like a sir

Zaption Interactive Vid/ Renaissance Man  (5:48)