College rankings
March 27, 2013, 1 Comment

This Forbes article describes the ranking systems in higher education and how they can be misleading to prospective stud ...

50 Must Read Higher Education Tech Blogs
March 14, 2013, No Comments

My blog has been nominated by EdTech Magazine as one of the 50 Must Read Higher Education Tech Blogs. This is a very nic ...

Impact of MOOCs on higher education
March 8, 2013, No Comments

The New York Times article titled The Professors’ Big Stage by Thomas Friedman explains the impact of MOOCs (massive ...

The Connected Generation
February 22, 2013, No Comments

I just read a survey conducted by IBM that looks at the opinions and views of students and CEOs. The survey’s prim ...

On the road again
February 7, 2013, No Comments

One of the great pleasures of being the Dean for the College of Technology is meeting with our alumni.  I learn so much ...

A case study of ‘pinkification’ as a failing strategy for diversity
September 4, 2012, 7 Comments

Guest post by Mihaela Vorvoreanu, assistant professor of computer graphics technology and technology leadership & in ...

Book Club: ‘The Power of Habit’
July 25, 2012, No Comments

The August 2012 selection is The Power of Habit – Why We Do What We Do In Life And Business. What do most successful p ...

What’s wrong with engineering/technology education in our nation
March 27, 2012, 3 Comments

Shown below is the text of a presentation I made on Friday, March 23, in Richmond, Ind. The College of Technology at Pur ...

International Women’s Day and the College of Technology
March 4, 2012, No Comments

In the College of Technology we have made “good” progress over the last few years with increasing the number ...

True Innovation and Bell Labs
February 27, 2012, 1 Comment

I just read an article in the New York Times titled “True Innovation“. The article is a brief history of Bel ...