A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination. - Nelson Mandela
Born in Maine
Swam with the dolphins in Florida Keys
Hiked Camelback Mountain in Phoenix
Ran 17 Indy Mini-Marathons and four marathons, including the Boston Marathon
"A day without laughter is a day wasted." -Charlie Chaplin
Keep at it and you will succeed
Anything computer related, from the basic word processor to full office networked integration and security.
I have also lived in Minnesota and Michigan
Own a dachshund - very lively and full of excitement
Met Jay Leno at a McDonalds in Las Vegas
You can't go wrong by doing the right thing.
Loves gardening, craft making, and a challenging game of Solitaire.
I am currently in the Master's program for Museum Studies. My current goal is to visit a new museum once a month.
The past is the past, the future is yet to come, we must make the most of today. -Sensei Wu, LEGO Ninjago
I enjoy play-fighting with our nine-year old boy, following the San Francisco Giants, long drives on the open freeway, and good problems.
It all started when my dog began getting free rollover minutes. -Jay London
My husband and I have six of the most precious dogs alive. Our goal is to be as good as our dogs already think we are.
I listen to Howard Stern regularly.
My husband was born in Chicago and is a diehard Bear fan, and I grew up in Wisconsin, where Packer football is a religion. We do not watch games in the same room.
We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better. - JK Rowling
I seriously considered a career as a professional French horn player. I no longer play regularly, but I do enjoy singing and own a concertina.
I know six languages (with varying degrees of fluency)... and counting. Learning languages is addictive. It's never too late to start.
I am a huge fan of science fiction and fantasy: Star Trek, Star Wars, Doctor Who, Buffy, Girl Genius, and Tolkien, among others. I met my husband on gk2gk.com!
You have to be more committed to your calling than your comfort.
Canvas, Kaltura, Turnitin, and course development
I love to bike and usually commute to work on my Schwinn. I enjoy cooking and baking for family and friends, I'm always inventing a new recipe.
No man is so old that he does not think himself able to live another year. Marcus Tullius Cicero
My chief volunteer activity has been as a basketball coach for youth teams.
I taught my first semester at IUPUI in the group of (very old and funky) buildings at Michigan and Delaware known as the Downtown Campus.
"The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity." - Dorothy Parker
Specialties: Online Course Development, Usability, Canvas, Kaltura, and Zoom
Fun Facts: My daughter plays junior roller derby.
I’ve been with IUPUI (sometimes faculty, sometimes staff) since the late ‘90s.
I’m a night owl, coffee addict, knitter, and perpetual learner.
When one door closes, another opens; it may be the secret door under a rug in a room you didn't know existed, but it opened.
Ph.D. in Kinesiology
My favorite dates are with my niece and nephew because it reminds me how to play.
I love to lift weights and dance.
I teach at Ben Davis University High School as a faculty adjunct.
Live your best life.
M.S. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
I’m obsessed with the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS). I enjoy listening to oral arguments and reading opinions when they are released.
I have a golden retriever-collie mix named Sadie.
I love to read. I can read 4 books in a week if I have the time.
Adapt and overcome
PhD Candidate in Applied Earth Sciences
I spent 2 months in Antarctica for my dissertation research, 5 of those weeks was camped out in a tent on a remote glacier.
My spouse and I are foster parents and can have a variable number of kids in our house. Our current number is 5.
I like to DIY cool house projects.
B.S. in Business - Supply Chain Management and Marketing
I binge watched all 9 seasons of The Office in about 10 days (very proud of this accomplishment).
I enjoy reading books about entrepreneurship and innovation.
I am a Justin Timberlake fanatic.