Web Design Week 8 & IBM

This week my web design class is having a guest speaker from IBM, Lorraine Trapani and IBM mascot Ai Jackie, who is from Guiding Eyes for the Blind pup. Lorraine will discuss their partnership and share about the amazing Ai smart collars, like Jackie wears, that IBM created in conjunction with North Caroline State college… Continue reading Web Design Week 8 & IBM

God Created Gender

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them - Genesis 1:27. Recently, I listened to the podcast listed below that discussed embracing differences in marriage. I was shock to learn that elementary teachers are instructed not to address students as boys… Continue reading God Created Gender

A Culture Of Respect

Yesterday, I completed Title IV training in order to teach this coming semester. I especially liked that the training mentioned the phrase “a culture of respect”, as it is defined as “where diversity is valued, where individuals feel that their contributions are recognized and acknowledged, and finally, a culture where expectations regarding behaviour are clearly… Continue reading A Culture Of Respect

Critical Race Theory

In the news again today is the issue of Critical Race Theory (CRT). Glad to see parents are finally taking a stand against CRT by not having it taught in schools. We do not need to teach children to judge others by the color of their skin. Teachers need to be able to focus on… Continue reading Critical Race Theory

Media 101 Week 14

The week media class is reviewing chapter 14 as to how mass communication is affected by politics. Students had a chance to discuss how negative aspects play into forming our political views. I shared the importance of the how the Constitution provides help with bipartisan disagreements. The history behind this concept is fully explain by… Continue reading Media 101 Week 14

Media 101 Week 10

This week’s Media class is learning about the history of advertising and how persuasive images are used to convince others to purchase products and services. The actual barter trading system has been in play since the beginning of time. Centuries later, persuasive advertising is still happening. It quickly expanded digitally via the internet and sometimes… Continue reading Media 101 Week 10

Fall 2020 Week 6

We all live with the objective of being happy: our lives are all different and yet the same.” – Anne Frank This week my classes at Marist College will be reviewing for midterms. My Digital Toolbox students will be restoring an antique photo of a soldier. We shall discuss the elements of design, as a… Continue reading Fall 2020 Week 6

Diversity is Cool!

I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in the same mind and the same judgment. 1 Corinthians 1:10. I find what is happening in Seattle, Not Cool! While I support those… Continue reading Diversity is Cool!

MIS Week 3

This week MIS course material covers a new process called Porter’s Competitive Force Model as well as Supply Chain Model and how both add real value to a company if done right. Students are learning how companies are flattening by removing middle manager and that communication is quicker and flows in every direction due to… Continue reading MIS Week 3

MIS Week 1

Tuesday was the 1st day of the semester at Marist College. I am teaching Management Information Systems (MIS), so I will share things I've learn while studying the new material. Our textbook is title: MIS, Managing a Digital Firm authored by the Laudons. One new approach being used by digital firms today is called: Sociotechnical systems… Continue reading MIS Week 1