Tag: Faculty Connects

By Amy Erickson What is an Infographic? In the May edition of Online Classroom, Dr. John Orlando’s article on infographics caught my eye. Some may be asking, what is an infographic? According to Bovée and Thill (2016), “infographics are a special class of diagrams that can convey both data and concepts or ideas” (p. 238). …

By Cynthia Levernois, MBA Adjunct Faculty, School of Health Sciences On March 18, 2016, I attended and presented at the Quality Matters Regional Conference on Quality Assurance in Online Learning in New York City. The keynote speaker for the conference, Dr. MJ Bishop, Director of the William E. Kirwan Center for Academic Innovation for the University …

Alexandrea Ravenelle, sociology adjunct faculty, is a PhD candidate at the City University of New York. Her research focuses on the rise of the gig economy (Airbnb, TaskRabbit, Fivr, Uber, etc) and the growing category of precariat workers, task-based contractors who work as “microentrepreneurs” on the fringes of the mainstream economy. Her recent publications include the New York …