Creative Activity as Undergraduate Student Research

Many institutions, including my own, include creative activity from art, music, theatre and other disciplines as part of undergraduate student research. Given the creative nature and output of these disciplines, what can this look like?

The Role of Implementation in High Impact Practices

The mere existence of high impact practices does not produce results. Much depends on the way such practices are implemented. High impact practices are a set of experiences that have been shown to improve student learning. Recently,¬†Inside Higher Education reported on research published in¬†The Journal of Higher Education that suggests that such practices do not…

Ask the Rogue Adviser!

When I go to conferences, I often end up answering questions from members of the audience after the presentation. Or, I’ll have random conversation with students from other institutions about my work. I’m happy to give others the benefit of my 18+ experience in academia as an active researcher of cultural studies. But why wait…