Faculty Development Mini-Grants
Title III has purchased 75 copies of Camtasia Studio 7 for faculty use to develop improved approaches to capturing teaching materials to distribute to students. Camtasia is an excellent tool to use in you Hybrid and Blended courses to develop 'just in time learning' opportunities for students. 'Just-in-time learning' systems deliver learning materials to students when and where they need it. Used as a supplement for and as an addition to traditional classroom teaching, users can tap into Web-based tutorials, interactive CD-ROMs and other tools to zero in on just the information they need to solve problems, to review lesson materials, prepare for class, perform specific tasks or quickly update their skills and learning.
Use Camtasia to…
- Record your screen to capture PowerPoint slides, software demos, webpages, and more
- Edit your screen recordings and camera video by cutting, splicing, and combining clips with the powerful, yet easy to use, video editor
- Import camera video, music, photos, and more to truly enhance your screen recordings
- Customize your screen recordings and videos with ready-to-use media themes, animated backgrounds, graphics, callouts, and more
- Create interactive videos with clickable links, table of contents, search, and more
- Easily share videos that your viewers can watch anywhere, on nearly any device
Application for Conference Award
Faculty Development Mini-Grants (Word Document)
All conferences were vetted to be sure there were adequate sessions on using technology for teaching and learning.
Dr. Carla A. Fagan
Department Chair; Assistant Professor of Social Work; B.S., City College of the State University of New York; M.S.W., Fordham University; Ph.D., Yeshiva University.
International Summer Institute – What the best College Teacher Do
Council on Undergraduate Research
Dr. Josiah Baker
Assistant Professor of Financial Economics; B.A., M.A.A.E., University of Central Florida; M.A., University of Kentucky; M.A., Ph.D., The Catholic University of America
(Funded by Methodist University in support of the Title III Initiative)
GESS 2012 The Gulf Educational Supplies and Solution Exhibits
Technology and Innovation in Education (TIE) 2013, 27th annual, Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, Rapid City, South Dakota, USA.
Ms. Christina Beard
Director, Physician Assistant Program; Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine; B.H.S., Methodist College; M.P.A.S., University of Nebraska.
Directed Instruction on the use of technology in the Physician's Assistant Program with Dr. Evan Goldman
Dr. Kelly Walter Carney
Department Chair; Coordinator, English Education; Associate Professor of English; B.A., Oral Roberts University; M.A., Vanguard University; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.
2012 International Institute of SOTL Scholars and Mentors on the Ecology of Teaching and Learning Blog
Ms. Shelley Follett
Assistant Professor of Nursing; B.S., University of Alberta; B.S.N., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S.N., George Washington University
Ms. Kelly Thrift
Assistant Professor of Nursing; B.S.N., Valdosta State University; M.S.N., Emory University
Ms. Audrey C. Hurley
Instructor of Information Science; Technical Services Librarian; B.A., Grove City College; M.L.I.S., Kent State University. E-Mail:
The International Journal of Arts and Science: Business and Economics Track
The SOTL Commons: A Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Dr. Sharon Kendrick
Director, Resort and Club Management; Assistant Professor of Business Administration; B.S., University of Georgia; M.A., University of Phoenix; Ph.D., Touro University International.
Dr. Mark Kendrick
Assistant Professor of Marketing (2010); B.S., Methodist College; M.S., Thomas Edison State College; M.B.A., Ph.D., Northcentral University.
MBAA International and NAMS 48th Annual International Conference
Dr. Mary Kirchner
Professor of Accounting (2006); B.A., University of Alabama; M.A., University of Iowa; M.Acc., Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville; CPA
- North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA) Member
- NCACPA Accounting Education Committee Member
- Faculty Development in International Business
Instructional Services Librarian
Society of Cross Cultural Research 2012 Conference
Dr. James Marcin
Department Chair for Professional Programs; Nimocks Professor of Business (2009); Assistant Professor of Marketing (2010); B.S., Mansfield University; M.S., Indiana Wesleyan University; D.B.A., Argosy University.
Assessment New Context: New Cultures
Dr. Katharine Snyder
Department Chair, Professor of Psychology
Ms. Whitney Larrimore Strickland
Instructor of English; B.A., Methodist College; M.A., Fayetteville State University. E-Mail:
Computer and Writing Conference
Dr. P. Jennifer Rohrer-Walsh
Professor of English (2009); Co-Director, Honors Program; B.A., University of Illinois; M.Ed., Indiana University; M.A., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro. (Funded by Methodist University in support of the Title III Initiative)
Dr. Richard G. Walsh
Professor of Religion (1995); Co-Director, Honors Program. B.A., Baylor University; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Baylor University. (Funded by Methodist University in support of the Title III Initiative)
Society of Biblical Literature International Convention
Ms. Kathryn L. Zybeck
Associate Professor of Information Science (2012); Systems/Reference Librarian. A.B., Randolph-Macon Woman's College, M.S.I., University of Michigan.
Medical Library Association Annual Conference 2012