Fall Faculty Conference



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The Fall Faculty Conference featured a talk entitled Healing Through Connection: Lessons Learned from the Frontlines of Healthcare by Dr. Laurie Hommema, Senior Medical Director, Provider and Associate Well-Being, Ohio Health, Kristi McClure, MSN, RN, and Lois Sallee, MA, CCC-SLP.

Following the community conversation, faculty broke into different sessions that dealt with helping students become ready for Otterbein, advising success, immersive experiences, launching, and succeeding. After the breakout sessions, several faculty members showcased topics they had been working on. Jennifer Merkowitz (Music, 2022 Teacher of the Year) presented Making a Melody, Leesa Kern (Sociology, Criminology & Justice Studies) presented Who Needs Fancy Labs?, Jeff Smith (Mathematics & Actuarial Science) presented Being CODAPendant- Help Students Come to Terms with Big Data, and Michael Moon (Communication) presented Multimedia Storytelling Basics.

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Curriculum and Instruction | Higher Education

Fall Faculty Conference 2022



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