July 23: (A)synchronized Swimming
Discussions and demos around the digital campus -- student success experiences, programs and products with direct applications for live or anytime learning
All times are listed in Pacific Daylight Time (this is the same as Mountain Standard Time, GMT-7).
7:30 a.m. Mess hall breakfast + banter
Start your day right with informal conversation and virtual breakfast, led by Head Happy Campers Dhyana Dahl and Deborah Dodaro -- the emcees for the day. Take this time to greet new and old friends, fill your canteen and kick off the day with a bit of fun.
8:00 a.m. Around the Flagpole: Rise of the Digital Campus
What is a digital campus and why is it important? Hear from Executives at Slack and Deloitte on how collectively we can prepare for the future of work. Then join us for a panel to hear from fellow students, faculty, and staff about how today's rise of digitally immersive campuses are setting the stage for the future of higher education.
Arizona State University
Neighborhood Breakout Sessions
9:15 a.m. Sessions
10:15 a.m. Sessions
Ever wondered how to create and animate a puppet or avatar to deliver online learning content to your students instead of having to be your best self everytime in front of a webcam? Wonder no more! Olympian and graphic design ninja, Kevin McMahon, shows you how to create and rig a character with Illustrator that you can use in Adobe's Character Animator.
Mollie Leonard, ASU
Learn about the free resources available to educators to help prepare students for jobs in the Salesforce ecosystem. We’ll review some of the student programs Salesforce runs, how ASU is currently educating students using Trailhead, and best practices for getting started!
Innovation in the Classroom
Dr. Alex Mehlhase, Lecturer of Software Engineering; Professor Prescott Perez-Fox, Lecturer in Graphic Information Technology; Allie Nakonek, Slack Customer Success Manager in Higher Education
In this session we spotlight instructors from ASU who are going above and beyond to provide digitally immersive experiences for their students. We will see first hand how they foster learning experiences through Slack to engage students thoroughly in course content.
Grab the Wheel: Virtual Test Drive with Workday Student
Jasmine Omorogbe, Solution Consultant, Workday, Charlotte Sorg, Solution Consultant, Workday, Maggie Holtgreive Searle, Senior Solution Consultant
Join Workday Student experts and your higher education peers as we look “under the hood” of Workday Student and provide an exclusive hands-on opportunity to test drive our student application for yourself. This interactive session will walk through several experiences facilitated by Workday, including administrators utilizing real-time reports and students registering for classes and accepting financial aid. Participants will get an inside look at how Workday’s intuitive platform can streamline success for the entire campus community.
Note: this session will not be recorded.
*This session will have limited capacity and is only available to higher education professionals. Ideal participants are professionals who support and lead the student experience and service areas within higher education, such as admissions, financial aid, student records, academic advising, student finance, and student success.
Anne Keehn, Global Education Lead, & Tain Barzso, Education Product Development Lead
Hear from the Zoom for Education team about Zoom's commitment to education globally, security updates, and sneak preview of our product roadmap.
Evan McWhirter, Technical Architect, EDU
People and teams are now adjusting to the realities of a remote workforce at a whole new scale. More than 10 million students, faculty, and staff in the education sector use Dropbox to enable collaboration - anywhere, anytime, on any device.
Emory Craig, ASU ShapingEDU Innovator in Residence (2019-20), Co-founder of Digital Bodies & Maya Georgieva, ASU ShapingEDU Innovator in Residence (2019-20), Co-founder of Digital Bodies, and Director of Digital Learning and XReality Center at the New School
The ShapingEDU Hummersive Learning project asks critical questions about the human and student experience in the context of emerging technologies and the convergence of extended reality (XR) and artificial intelligence (AI). Join us as we continue to explore and map the five pillars of the framework:
Walk the digital map, see examples and emerging practices, and make your mark by contributing to a framework in the making. In this interactive, discussion-driven, part prototyping, and design-thinking session, we invite you to participate and act as we rethink what defines humanizing learning in a digital age.
11:15 a.m. Camp Hike + Tour : Scavenger Hunt
Technologist and multimedia designer Auryan Ratliff will host a scavenger hunt scouring the grounds of the ASU Virtual VirBELA Campus. Test your knowledge of the campus by finding everything on the list, and earn your navigator badge for completion.
Then, refill your water bottle because we’re taking you on an invigorating Camp Hike of the ASU Virtual VirBELA Campus. At 12:15 p.m., join a member of the VirBELA concierge team for a guided tour around the digital space of our home for Learning(Hu)Man 2020, and get to know the campus grounds.
Note: If you can’t make the tour, you can also sign up for a personal guided tour.
5:00 p.m. Campfire: Digital Education and Tribal Rights
First nation peoples are the original communities of the Americas numbering more than 40m persons. Systemic and institutional racism is part of the historic and current reality impacting all facets of life, including access, adoption, and use of digital technologies. In this camp-wide session, gain an understanding of the importance of digital inclusivity for social justice with respect to tribal communities. What is the role of education in the pursuit of social justice? How do tribal rights come into play in the digital age? Learn answers to these questions and others from speakers representing not only experts in their field, but members of indigenous communities as well.
Member of the Canadian Parliament
Director of Technology, Southern California Tribal Chairmen’s Association
Executive Director, American Indian Policy Institute, Arizona State University
Bryan McKinley Jones Brayboy
President’s Professor of Indigenous education and justice in the School of Social Transformation at Arizona State University
6:00 p.m. Campfire Mixer - Special Concert
What’s summer camp without some tunes around the campfire? From 6-8pm on July 23rd, join us for a special concert featuring world-class musicians.
Missed a Session??
Don't worry we have you covered!!
All Around the Flagpole and Campfires (and most of the Neighborhood Sessions) will be available at the ShapingEDU YouTube channel. Due to the large quantity of the videos being produced over this engaging week (about 80+ videos!), it will take a couple of weeks to get them all edited and ready to share. Make sure you're subscribed to the ShapingEDU YouTube channel to be the first notified when new recordings are added!