​​Betty Davis photographed in New York in 1969 by Anthony Barboza/GI

Betty Davis Syllabus

​​Betty Davis photographed in New York in 1969 by Anthony Barboza/GI

I compiled this Betty Davis Syllabus (#BettyDavisSyllabus) quickly to seize the moment to introduce Betty Davis to new fans and music lovers who want a deeper dive. I also compiled …

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The Eddie Oliver Entrepreneurship Spirit Award

Eddie Oliver

Every year since 2008, my family and I have sponsored a small monetary, annual award, The Eddie Oliver Entrepreneurial Spirit Award, for a student in honor of my late grandfather, Eddie Oliver (1924-2006). We have awarded $5,800 to student recipients, so far.

Integrated Design & Media (IDM), NYU Tandon, Brooklyn, …

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Undergraduate Teaching Experience

Integrated Design & Media (IDM, formerly Integrated Digital Media), NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY

DM-UY 4003 Senior Project in Digital Media, Spring 2015, 2016, 2020, 2021, 2022
DM-UY 4173 Professional Practices for Creatives, Spring 2018
DM-UY 2173 Motion Graphics Studio, …

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Graduate Teaching Experience

Integrated Design & Media (IDM, formerly Integrated Digital Media), Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY

DM-GY 9990 Graduate Colloquium, Fall 2021
DM-GY 6053 Ideation & Prototyping (Tandon Online), Summer 2018
DM-GY 6053 Ideation & Prototyping, Spring 2017
DM-GY 6053 Ideation & Prototyping (Tandon …

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Academic Appointments

New York University (NYU), New York, NY
2019 – present

Associate Vice Provost

NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY
2018 – present

Industry Professor, Integrated Design & Media (IDM, formerly Integrated Digital Media)

Spelman College, Atlanta, GA
2018 – 2019

Co-Director, Innovation Lab, Divison of the Arts
Associate Professor, Dept …

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Curriculum Development

Department of Art & Visual Culture, Spelman College, Atlanta, GA

Author, Interactive Media Minor Proposal, 2019
Author, Emerging Media & Technology Course Proposal, 2019
Author, History of Media & Technology Course Proposal, 2019
Author, Creative Coding course, 2018
Author, Interactive Storytelling course, 2018

Integrated Design …

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Awards & Grants

NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY

Distinguished Teaching Award, 2018

College of Media and Communication, UArts, Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Applied Research Grant, Course Mgt. System: Design, 2009
Philadelphia Applied Research Grant, Course Mgt. System: Research, 2008

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