Bringing the Fairy Tale to Life: How One Hawkes Employee Takes the Royal Treatment Remote

Meet Victoria: Hawkes Junior Training & Support Specialist—that is, until the clock strikes midnight (ok, more like five o’clock)! When Victoria isn’t helping educators navigate our online learning software, she’s transforming into all of your fairy tale favorites, from Cinderella and Snow White to the Little Mermaid and Alice in Wonderland. And current events haven’t … Continue reading Bringing the Fairy Tale to Life: How One Hawkes Employee Takes the Royal Treatment Remote

Behind the Scenes of the PsychSessions Podcast

If you're a psychology instructor, one of the coolest resources around is the PsychSessions podcast. This podcast was created by instructors Garth Neufeld and Eric Landrum and focuses on the teaching of psychology. They connect with top psychology educators as well as up-and-coming superstars to have deep conversations about what it means to be a … Continue reading Behind the Scenes of the PsychSessions Podcast

Behind the Scenes of Rguroo: An Interview with One of Its Creators

Rguroo is a point-and-click statistical software that unleashes the power of R on the Cloud, making this powerful software available to instructors and students across the country. This user-friendly software includes features such as: Data cleaning & manipulation toolsEasy to use tools for creating & customizing plotsInteractive data visualizationData modeling & statistical inferenceSimulation suits & probability … Continue reading Behind the Scenes of Rguroo: An Interview with One of Its Creators

Thoughts from a 2020 Grad: Seven Reasons Why I have to Keep Going

By: Claire Grulick The unexpected spread of COVID-19 has left behind a wake of uncertainty and panic, leaving no one unaffected. While businesses, families, and schools are trying to cope with the day-to-day changes, at every moment, lives are being impacted globally. There’s no routine; millions of Americans have lost their jobs. There’s also no … Continue reading Thoughts from a 2020 Grad: Seven Reasons Why I have to Keep Going

Thoughts on Distance Learning from College Students

As many schools are adjusting to distance learning in response to COVID-19, students have encountered new challenges as they adapt to new surroundings and learning environments. We recently asked our Student Ambassadors if they had any tips for online learning, and they shared many helpful pieces of advice. Here’s what they had to share: Keep … Continue reading Thoughts on Distance Learning from College Students