My work as a teacher has ranged from coaching rowing and teaching music in the public schools to workshops for arts nonprofits, teaching arts entrepreneurship and business in the Wisconsin Business School and at UW-Whitewater, and participating on the collaborative team behind the Shakespeare in Community MOOC.
UW Arts Enterprise (MHR 365, Integrated Arts 320) is a three-credit semester long “Intro to Arts Entrepreneurship” course by the Bolz Center for Arts Administration of the Wisconsin School of Business in partnership with the UW-Madison Arts Institute. The course is focused on creative entrepreneurship – exploring the field, building skills, and helping other people learn … Continue reading Arts Enterprise
HOLDING HISTORY is a public humanities program that invites audiences to hold, explore, and even take pictures of some of the most important books ever printed. At its core, Holding History is the Wisconsin Idea in action: the project not only welcomes public audiences into UW-Madison’s Special Collections, but also provides a forum for training … Continue reading Holding History
Throughout 2015, University of Wisconsin-Madison offered a series of free Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Shakespeare in Community was both a MOOC and a massive public digital humanities event. The course introduced a broad audience of learners to Shakespeare, as we collectively read, watched, and engaged with four plays.