Education

BA Arts & Ideas (Asian Studies and Studio Art), U-M Residential College; BA History of Art, U-M; MA Japanese Studies, U-M; Graduate Certificate in Learning Design and Technology, Harvard Extension School

Emily Canosa

Design Manager

Why I Choose to Work at Academic Innocation

I was drawn to the Academic Innovation (AI) team and mission. The people who work at AI are committed to extending educational opportunities and innovating to increase accessibility and improve educational experiences. I am particularly interested in leveraging technology for community engagement in education design, and within the context of outdoor and environmental education.

Current Roles/Previous Experience

Emily Canosa has worked for years in facilitation, program development, and inclusive community organizing. She has been Assistant Director of the Sustainable Living Experience, Manager of the U-M Sustainable Food Program, an Allied Media Conference coordinator, and a member of nonprofit and city advisory boards. She has also taught at the University of Michigan, College for Creative Studies, and Mott Community College. Emily brings these experiences into her work as a Design Manager, where she supports teams in developing learning opportunities for diverse learners.

Ask Me to Learn About

  • Contact Improvisation Dance
  • Gardening, Agriculture, & Wildcrafting
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