Kimberly Adilia Helmer
Getting Students Prepared for the Showcase
From the first day of classes and at multiple points during the semester, my LC partner and I discuss the Showcase and its rationale with students. We remind learners that the Showcase is a unique professionalizing opportunity for first-semester freshmen, meriting a line on their resumes. Read more.
Communication and Theatre Arts
DRA 131's Planning for the Showcase!
Last year, students in this course created a "citizen journalism" project where they generated an online report on the Showcase as it was in progress. Our mission statement was to make the Showcase available to anyone, anywhere, with an Internet connection, on or off campus, as it was unfolding. Read More.
About the 2011 Student Showcase
We grouped the students together around themes that were common to their individual projects. Each poster had the research by several students. I felt that working on the Student Showcase posters showed students how to collaborate and find common themes from their work. Read More.