Higher Education Webinars

The Pulse

Rodney B. Murray, executive director of academic technology at the University of the Sciences, is charged with advancing all aspects of educational technology on campus. His goal is to provide the teaching and learning platforms and services that will move USciences forward in classroom learning, hybrid and distance education. He earned his Ph.D. in pharmacology from Temple University School of Medicine. Prior to joining USciences, Rod created the Office of Academic Computing and taught pharmacology at Thomas Jefferson University, where he helped bring about significant advancements in the areas of instructional technology, e-learning application development, and Jefferson’s Internet presence. At USciences, he promotes the latest e-learning technologies, including Web 2.0 applications, social media, blogs, wiki's, e-portfolios and podcasts. He has become a recognized expert in this area, producing his own podcast on educational technology since 2006.

PROGRAMS

January 21, 2016
This month's edition of “The Pulse” podcast features a recent presentation made by Alex Freeman, one of the authors of the annual Higher Education Horizon Report from the New Media Consortium.
December 10, 2015
This month's edition of the Pulse podcast presents an interview with Don Kassner, CEO and president of ProctorU, a remote proctoring service. In the interview, Kassner explains how universities use his company's services and the reliability of the biometrics ProctorU uses, among other topics.
November 3, 2015
The new edition of The Pulse podcast features an interview with Paul Freedman, CEO of ApprenNet, Inc., a learning platform that uses videos to build skills.

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March 8, 2012
This month's edition of The Pulse podcast features a conversation with Courtney Peagler, vice president of strategic and business development at TaskStream, discussing e-portfolios, outcomes assessment and other learning-related matters.
January 25, 2012
This month's edition of The Pulse podcast features a conversation with Jon Corshen, the CEO of GoingOn, discussing the social networking platforms features and functions and what differentiates it from Facebook, Ning and others.
December 12, 2011
This month's edition of The Pulse podcast features an interview with Andy Dorsett, academic key account manager at Wolfram Research, discussing Mathematica, its application for computations.
November 15, 2011
This month's edition of The Pulse podcast features a conversation with Trent Batson, executive director of the Association for Authentic, Experiential and Evidence-Based Learning, discussing e-portfolios and other topics.
October 18, 2011
The October edition of The Pulse features a discussion with Aaron Wasserman, one of the founders of Terriblyclever Design who now leads the new Blackboard Mobile division.

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