Here's my latest song... It's called "Someday Soon," and when I wrote it, I was thinking about what it was like to graduate from college and realize that I didn't really have a plan. All I had was a degree and a vague sense that my life should be going somewhere. Exactly where, of course,…Read more New Song: “Someday Soon”
A few weeks ago, a colleague of mine asked me to write a profile on the Sound Recording Technology program at Montgomery County Community College. Here's a link to the article I wrote: http://www.mc3.edu/about-us/news/87-about-us/news/9345-student-finds-his-passion-in-mccc-s-sound-recording-music-technology-program
My friend James Tate Hill has a new book called Academy Gothic coming out in October, and I was very pleased to write and record music for two book trailers he put together. Here's the first:
I'm trying to get more students to drop by during my office hours for help with coursework. Here's what I came up with...
This week's episode of my podcast is titled "The Coolest Thing You Will Ever Do In Your Life." In it, I read a piece of fiction from a work in progress and interview longtime educator Monica D'Antonio about teaching and the state of higher education in America. More or less.
Here's a handout I just put together for my ENG 101 class when I realized (after more than a decade of teaching!) that my students might not know what I mean when I tell them to "go deeper" with a subject. Frequently, a teacher will respond to an essay by saying that the author could…Read more Beyond ABC: Going Deeper with a Subject