Webinar – Behind the Screens: A Look Into the Virtual CAI Student Fellow Experience

Join us virtually in the afternoon on Tuesday, August 11 for a peek behind the screens of the Center for Academic Innovation student fellows. Marissa, Reid, Student Program Coordinator, will have a conversation with some of our students who have started their fellowship experience remotely this spring/summer.  This will be a great opportunity to hear about the remote working experiences of our…

Teach-Outs bring over 100,000 global learners together

Benjamin Morse, Teach-Out Design Manager “It is a beautiful thing to communicate for the same cause and from different countries of the world, I hope that there will be serious and sincere work to provide what we can for future generations of stability and safety in the future life,” one learner said from the Earth Day at 50 Teach-Out in April, 2020. While 2020 has been a difficult year for…

Reimagining Construction Architecture with AR

In this week’s MiXR Studios podcast, we talk with Matias del Campo, associate professor of architecture and urban planning, about his journey into XR and AR for construction architecture. Matias teaches courses in Generative Design Computing and Virtual Engagement at the University of Michigan’s Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning.

Reimagining Architecture via Augmented Reality: MiXR Studios Podcast with Guest Matias del Campo

Matias del Campo Jeremy Nelson, Director of XR Initiative  In this week’s MiXR Studios podcast, we talk with Matias del Campo, associate professor of architecture and urban planning, about his journey into XR and AR for construction architecture. Matias teaches courses in Generative Design Computing and Virtual Engagement at the University of Michigan’s Taubman College of Architecture and…

Center for Academic Innovation Open Learning Experiences Impact Report Summer 2020

Our world is changing at a rapid pace, accelerated by a global pandemic and a social movement protesting racial injustice and systemic inequities. An informed, equitable, and empowered society depends on all its members adopting a learning lifestyle. The landscape of higher education is shifting, and the future of work is evolving. While 2020 has brought many new challenges, one critical shift…

Police Brutality Teach-Out Live Town Hall

Welcome to the Police Brutality Teach-Out Live Town Hall. This public online learning experience was created in response to the recent deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery and the urgent need for wider public understanding of police brutality and systemic racism in the United States. In The Police Brutality Teach-Out, learners develop greater understanding of the history and…

Shalaunda Reeves

Education: Doctor of Philosophy – Curriculum & Instruction – University of Florida Master of Education – Instructional Technology – University of Michigan Social Media:Shalaunda ReevesLearning Experience DesignerWhy I Choose to Work at Academic Innovation:I chose to work at Academic Innovation because of my desire to explore how post-secondary education can best benefit from…

The Augmented Future of Architecture Education: MixR Studios Podcast with Guest Jonathan Rule

Jeremy Nelson, Director of the XR Initiative In this week’s MiXR Studios podcast, we talk with Jonathan Rule, clinical assistant professor of architecture and urban planning, about how he is shaping the future of architecture education through augmented and virtual reality. Jonathan teaches courses in construction and architectural design and has been exploring technologies such as Google…

Good With Words Webinar: Shot Selection

One-dimensional writing is not very persuasive. The best advocates—like the best tennis players, golfers, and archers—have a much bigger repertoire of shots. Learn how to become one of these advocates with Professor Patrick Barry of the University of Michigan Law School in this special workshop tied to the four-part online series “Good with Words: Writing and Editing," August 3, 2020 1-2…

The Augmented Future of Architecture Education

In this week’s MiXR Studios podcast, we talk with Jonathan Rule, Clinical Assistant Professor of Architecture and Urban Planning, and how he is shaping the future of architecture education through augmented and virtual reality. Jonathan teaches courses in construction and architectural design and has been exploring technologies like Google Cardboard and Unity to immersively experience…