Sign of the Times

Have you been using the same content in your class for years? Are your visual aids becoming obsolete? Are you forced to change your teaching environment due to the pace of technology development? If you answered yes to any of…

Read more

The MacGyver Secret

While attending World Maker Faire 2016 at the New York Hall of Science, I bounced from stage to stage excited to take notes, network with likeminded professionals and bring a few innovative ideas back home to Pittsburgh. One afternoon I…

Read more

Ride into the Sunset

Wednesday, September 14, 2016. Today, as I write this, is the first day the ride sharing company Uber is officially sending self-driving cars onto the road with actual passengers, right here in the wonderful city of Pittsburgh. For those of…

Read more

Santa’s Workshop

The University of Pittsburgh has many ingenious minds at work. As I video record the many classroom activities for Classroom Services, I find within the walls of the Swanson School of Engineering are some very imaginative students who may one…

Read more

Who Knew?

Classroom Services does video recordings for many of the University of Pittsburgh academic departments. Every spring the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), from the Swanson School of Engineering, presents their Senior Design projects. I have recorded these presentations…

Read more