Posted on April 12, 2016 by Paul Gordon Brown
I was SO pleased to have been the inaugural guest on the first episode of Jamie Piperato’s #JPSPEAKS: Social Justice & Inclusion Podcast for Higher Education Professionals. Jamie and I had a great conversation about the new ACPA/NASPA Technology Competency for student affairs educators and some of the implications it has for issues of diversity, inclusion, and social justice. Jamie is an amazing professional putting out some great work. Take a listen to the podcast and check out her website. Enjoy!
Posted on February 20, 2015 by Paul Gordon Brown
I’m INCREDIBLY excited to be presenting with Vernon Wall this weekend to do a combined talk on social justice and social media for both the students and the faculty/staff at Longwood University. I know some people have presented on this topic before, but I think what Vernon and I have come up with is something that is truly unique in this space. We are not just talking about the issues, but training people on it. We’ve taken Vernon’s proven training in social justice and layered it with my research and expertise in social media. The… Read More
Posted on May 29, 2014 by Paul Gordon Brown
I had the incredible privilege of presenting on technology and social media to the student affairs staff at American University in Dubai (AUD) last week. Presenting internationally comes with its own set of opportunities and challenges, particularly as it relates to talking about social media and technology. I wanted to share three takeaways I had in preparing to present and presenting to the staff in Dubai.