Aurelio Puente sitting with a brown dog on his lap and a white dog by his side.

Aurelio Puente

Educational Technologist

Watzek 113, MSC: 97

Educational Technologist -, x7221

Additional Information

Aurelio is Mexico-born, Texas-raised, and SoCal-educated. Aurelio joins Lewis & Clark for his next phase of life as an Education Technology Specialist in the Pacific Northwest. He has a vast background of experience with intersections in education, technology, media, and communications, with a knack for discovering and implementing new tools and technologies. Aurelio holds a bachelor’s degree in Religious Studies dual Film with a Leadership Studies Sequence and a master’s degree in Instructional Design & Technology.

As a self-described renaissance man or Swiss army knife. Aurelio has a passion for technology, cooking, film, mead, tinkering, gardening, electric mobility, accessibility, and liberal arts education.

Aurelio hopes to increase digital literacy across campus and help embrace the use of digital devices in class. This increased use of technology in the classroom expands to exciting collaboration with departments across campus on interdisciplinary projects. Aurelio is excited to see the Arts expand within STEAM education and has many ideas for the ways in which technology can be used as a support joint.

Reach out via email or schedule via BookMe to….

  • get help with education technology

  • learn how digital annotation devices are helpful to students in the class

  • discuss collaborative projects or visions (such STEAM projects)

  • chat about film, especially Spanish film

  • learn why you should mayo sear a Sous Vide steak

  • or to simply get to know him