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The Making of the Scott County Stories

October 9, 2018 Since March 2018, we have been producing our documentaries about the opioid crisis here in Indiana. These films, which I am continuing to write about in my … Continue reading

October 9, 2018

Greece Summer 2018

Saturday, May 19, 2018 And here we go again! My School of Informatics and Computing colleague Albert William and I have returned to Greece for our fourth summer teaching abroad. … Continue reading

May 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Matterport at the Medical History Museum

A couple of years ago, I produced a fundraising campaign video for the Indiana Medical History Museum. So the museum came to mind last month when I decided I wanted … Continue reading

March 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

360˚ Stereo Video in Unity

As part of a new video course I am teaching called Breaking the Frame (See the Any Way Back post), I am working with various technologies for students to explore … Continue reading

February 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Opioids in Indiana

Back in the summer of 2016, when I was in Durban, South Africa for the International AIDS Conference (see Summer 2016), I was profoundly struck by a moment in the … Continue reading

February 5, 2018 · Leave a comment


Back in October, I presented at the Original Lilly International Conference on College Teaching held at Miami University of Ohio. I presented on a pedagogical technique I devised which I … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Any Way Back

After a bit of a hiatus from the blog, I am back with some interesting projects that are in various phases. The one I’ll write about now is a project … Continue reading

January 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Summer 2016

Durban Sunday July 17th I arrived in Durban two days ago for the IAS AIDS 2016 conference. The abstract for my Stigma Film project was also accepted into the International … Continue reading

May 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Virgin Forest Project

Last summer (2015) I was awarded a Creative Renewal Fellowship from the Arts Council of Indianapolis. My proposal, The Virgin Forest Project, has me visiting three Indiana virgin forests in all four … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

On the Ground in Kenya

Here’s my attempt to keep a (hopefully) daily update of things happening on my trip to Kenya to make narrative films for AMPATH. To learn more about why and how … Continue reading

June 17, 2015 · 1 Comment