SPOTLIGHT: Gerald Edmonds

Book edited by IDD&E alumni receives positive review In summer 2017, the book Bridging the High School–College Gap (2016) received a positive review in the educational journal The Teachers College Record (TCR). The book was edited by adjunct faculty member Dr. Gerald Edmonds, Ph.D., and IDD&E alumna Tiffany Squires,...

SPOTLIGHT: Jason Ravitz

Internet and Education In this October 2017 IDDE Spotlight we connected with Jason Ravitz about his unique trajectory into the IDDE world and the Internet and education. Dr. Jason Ravitz’s (MS 1995, PhD 1999) IDD&E journey started with a conversation that took place in the air and he hasn’t...

SPOTLIGHT: Berlin Fang

Berlin Fang (M.S., 2005), Director of Instructional Design at Abilene Christian University, received more than his Masters degree from IDD&E.  He took with him the sage advice and voices of several faculty members.  Berlin shares these words of wisdom in his columns found at http://www.wise-qatar.org/berlin-fang  . Recognize These: “If technology...

SPOTLIGHT: Robert Davila

Robert Davila, Ph.D. (1972), was one of the first graduates of what is now IDD&E at Syracuse University.  Dr. Davila’s career illustrates the vast opportunities that a degree in instructional design offers.  His contributions in classrooms, board rooms, and government offices have impacted the education of decades of students....

Bull Shares Her Recent Professional Achievements

Karen Zannini Bull Presentation: • Bull, K. Z., Campbell, J., Heitzman, A., Newell, K., Sitzes, J., & Uranis, J. (March 2017). Balancing work, family and a terminal degree: Completion strategies for professional development professionals. Presented at the University Partners for Continuing Education Association, Chicago, IL. Appointed as a Board...

SPOTLIGHT: Philip Doughty, Pr. Emeritus {VIDEO}

In our first faculty spotlight, IDD&E doctoral student Yuri Pavlov visited Philip Doughty.  Philip Doughty is Professor Emeritus of the Department of Instructional Design, Development, and Evaluation at Syracuse University. After his retirement in 2008, Phil has been a welcome guest for the students of the IDE 712 class every...

Edmonds Recognized with Chancellor’s Citation

Jerry Edmonds IDD&E alumnus Jerry Edmonds, Ph.D., was recognized at the One University Awards in Hendricks Chapel on April 25, 2017. He received a diploma for outstanding contributions to the student experience and university initiatives. Jerry holds a position of the Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs and is the...

Shipee Presents at First AR in Action Summit at MIT

Micah Shipee Work place: Liverpool Central Schools and EdTechTeam In January (2017) I attended the first AR in Action Summit at MIT. The summit brought augmented reality (AR) focused professionals from multiple industries into one place. I was privileged to have the opportunity to give a short lecture/demo: https://goo.gl/f8wSNW

Pastrich Takes Position as Instructional Designer at ISO Solutions

Rachel Pastrich Masters in IDD&E, May 2016 Workplace: Instructional Designer at ISO Solutions Rachel works as an Instructional Designer at ISO Solutions, a subsidiary of Verisk Analytics. In her current job, she designs and develops courses for insurance customers. She oversees her projects from start to finish: analyzing, outlining, storyboarding,...