Information Literacy

I just finished teaching an 8 week course on Library Literacy for SUNY Ulster via Hudson Link for Higher Education in Prisons. Students learnt how to properly cite sources using the MLA style format. This course also covered the 7 pillars of Information Literacy, which are: 1. Plan, 2. Purpose, 3. Location, 4. Identification, 5.… Continue reading Information Literacy

3 Ways To Be A Better Professor

The news recently reported that there is a huge rise in the number of suicide, self harm, and missing students due to the pandemic. Issues students are faced with: feelings of anxiety from being isolated, having to go for frequent covid testing, struggling with learning remotely, or even grieving the loss of a loved one… Continue reading 3 Ways To Be A Better Professor

Start Here. Go Far!

Hi, my name is Professor Sandra Wisor and I am an adjunct college professor for several college campuses. In 2019, I applied to SUNY Ulster Community College to teach technology for Hudson Link For Higher Education in Prisons. This decision has been one of the best decisions I have ever made. Because of the connections I made… Continue reading Start Here. Go Far!

Stay Near, Go Far

An intelligent heart acquires knowledge, and the ear of the wise seeks knowledge - Proverbs 18:15. What does FYE stand for? It refers to a college student’s First Year Experience. Another definition is being “fired up”, so I like this idea of getting students to be excited about their education. This semester I have the… Continue reading Stay Near, Go Far

Library Literacy

In August, I will be teaching two classes of Library Literacy 111 inside Shawangunk Correctional Facility for Hudson Link for Higher Education via SUNY Ulster. I am so thankful for faculty staff at SUNY Ulster Community College for giving me the opportunity to teach something different. Especially grateful for the library staff for making the… Continue reading Library Literacy

STEM Teaching

Wow, I am officially part of SUNY Ulster adjunct faculty staff and in their STEM department on behalf of Hudson Link for Higher Education, The abbreviation of STEM stands for the subjects of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. STEM learning objectives include intellectual curiosity, problem-solving, and communication. Thanks to my Dad, I was always curious… Continue reading STEM Teaching