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Conference Panel organized: “Multimedia Technology: Meaningful Integration to Promote Learner Preparedness” Kentucky Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: Creating Prepared Learners. Lexington, KY, May 20-21, 2009.

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Conference Presentation: “Student Perceptions of Instructor-Produced Video Materials in Online Writing Courses” Computers & Writing Conference 2009, Ubiquitous and Sustainable Computing @school, @work, @play” University of California-Davies, CA June 18-21, 2009.


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Conference Presentation: “Text, Audio, or Video? Students’ Media Preferences for Online Course Materials” Conference on College Composition and Communication. San Francisco, CA, 2009.

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Since I was awarded the Teaching Resources Faculty by FaCET, I had an opportunity to attend the Ed-Media Conference in Vancouver, Canada in June, 2007. It was a fabulous experience.

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Department of English
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, KY
Phone: (270) 745-5765
Fax: (270) 745-2533

E-mail: Judith dot Szerdahelyi at WKU dot edu

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Composition theory and pedagogy, critical pedagogy, multimedia technology and digital video production in higher education, computers and writing, creative nonfiction, academic writing, distance education, technical and professional writing and pedagogy, digital literacy, writing for the world wide web



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arrow"Online Students’ Learning Preferences In Multimedia-Rich Writing Courses." This is a two-year research project exploring if there is a "best medium" for online course delivery. >>

arrow "Perceptions of Cultural Difference in the Global Classroom." This project is based on a Junior Faculty Grant for international research. In addition to a theoretical inqury, this project is based on interviews that I conducted at Central European University in Budapest, Hungary and the University of Hawaii at Manoa. More >>


I am applying for the Regular Faculty Scholarship to conduct videotaped interviews with renouned scholars in distance education.

Additionally, I am applying for FaCET's
Teaching Resources Faculty Award to serve as the campus expert on using wikis in higher education.

I am currently serving as a member on McGraw Hill's Technology Advisory Board for Composition.

Check out TECHKNOWLEDG-E, the blog for instructors interested in technology innovations in the field of rhetoric and composition.
TECHNOLOGY DISCUSSION Help us brainstorm what technology equipment and software the department needs and what workshops to organize by posting your ideas and comments to
this wiki.

arrow "Pedagogy Under (Re)Construction: Democratizing the Authoritarian Teacher." Immigrant Academics and Cultural Challenges in a Global Environment. Ed. Femi J. Kolapo. Cambria Press, 2009. This book chapter focuses on cross-cultural teaching issues for an anthology on immigrant scholarship.

arrow "Emerging New Genres in Distance Education: The Video Syllabus." Computers and Composition Online: An International Journal. Virtual Classroom. Spring 2008. 8 May 2008 < home.html>

arrow"Video Technology for Academic Integrity in Online Courses" Handbook of Research on Virtual Workplaces and the New Nature of Business Practices. Eds. Zemliansky, Pavel and Kirk St. Amant. Idea Group Publishing, 2008.

arrow Writing: A Process Approach Composition Book For Secondary School Students. Co-authored with Enikö Csomay. Budapest: Tankönyvkiadó, 1997. 148 pp.

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