WCET Google Hangout: Diversity and the Higher Education Pipeline

Technology has the power and potential to close the diversity gap in higher education. Join two experts on access in higher education for a Google Hangout on Air with WCET as we discuss how technology can provide a role in increasing diversity in higher education. Hear about innovative programs and learn what can you do at your institution to help broaden the pipeline.

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Presenters:

Jaime CasapJaime Casap
Chief Education Evangelist,
Google, Inc.

Jaime Casap is the Chief Education Evangelist at Google, Inc. He evangelizes the power and potential of the web, technology, and Google tools as enabling and supporting capabilities in pursuit of creating powerful learning models. Jaime works with educational organizations around the world, helping them find ways to continuously improve the quality of education by utilizing and enabling technology capabilities. Casap is also an adjunct professor at Arizona State University, where he teaches classes and guest lectures.

You can reach and follow Jaime on Google+ at +Jaime Casap and Twitter @jcasap

Mariana LeBronMariana J. Lebron
Assistant Professor,
Department of Management,
College of Business and Economics,
Towson College

Mariana Lebron is an assistant professor of business management at Towson University and was the 39th Latina to graduate with a PhD in business in the US and 1st at Syracuse University. She was a part of the PhD project which helped her reach her goal.

 

Moderator:

Cali MorrisonCali Morrison
Communications Manager,
WCET