Grants

Link to CRLT TTI Grant Projects 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011

  • Applied Ethics in the Ancient World

    Sara Ahbel-Rappe, Associate Professor, Classical Studies, LS&A, (rappe@umich.edu)

    Professor Ahbel-Rappe’s project prepares and facilitates the creation of websites that connect students’ own identities and aspirations to social issues in the ancient world. Through multi-media explorations (video, interview, performance, conferencing, etc.) students’ websites address the ancient Greek and Roman intellectual record with special focus on possibilities for social, intellectual, and scientific protest and debate.

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Link to CRLT TTI Grant Projects 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

  • Making Music with Digital Audio Tools Learning Italian Phonetics through Web-Based Music and Tongue Twisters

    Rosella Bellagamba, Lecturer II in Romance Languages and Literatures, LSA (rosellab@umich.edu)

    Dr. Bellagamba focused on creating interactive web-based exercises for students to learn Italian Phonetics.  The exercises range from filling-in-blanks and matching words to recording pronunciations and comparing students’ pronunciations to the existing ones recorded by a native speaker.  This set of exercises adds fun to learning language and appeals to students’ learning styles.  The templates for the interactive exercises will be useful for others teaching basic Italian.

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Link to CRLT TTI Grant Projects 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

  • Marking up the Sources: Using Annotating Technology, Digital Documents, and Websites to Design Assignments Promoting the Integration of Text/Object Close-Reading and Writing

    Paulina Alberto, (Assistant Professor of History and Assistant Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures), LSA, (palberto@umich.edu)

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Link to CRLT TTI Grant Projects 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

 

Integrating Multi-Media Sources into PowerPoint Presentations and Student Assignments in a Modern Latin American History Lecture Course

Sueann Caufield, Associate Professor, History Department, LSA (scaul@umich.edu). Prof. Caufield will consolidate and improve existing PowerPoint presentations, create new presentations that integrate sound and film or video clips, and develop a method to encourage more interactive learning. In particular, students will use the web and CTools site to work with images and recordings used in class in their assignments.

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Link to CRLT TTI Grant Projects 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

 

  • Italian-American Film Culture: A Multimedia Course Environment

    Giorgio Bertellini, Assistant Professor, Film and Video Studies/Department of Romance Languages and Literature, LSA (giorgiob@umich.edu) created of a unified and digitalized multimedia environment that places cinema at the intersection of several cultural practices (i.e. journalism, photography, theater, and opera for the course, Italian-American Cinema. The project functions as a template applicable to similar film classes.

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