Congratulations to the following UW educators whose digital presentations were top choices of 2018 Spring Conference on Teaching and Learning participants. They are awarded an autographed copy of The Art of Being Human by Michael Wesch, who delivered this year’s keynote address. Our first-place winner will also receive complimentary registration to the 2019 Spring Conference on Teaching and Learning – April 11-12, 2019 at Memorial Union, Madison.

First place

Integrating Primary Sources into Course Assignments: A Community of Practice

Heather Stecklein UW-Stout


Second place

Source Credibility & Power in the Age of Digital Learning

George Smith UW-Platteville

Third place (tie)

Honorable Mention

Knowing Thyself Online: Lessons in Rhetoric and Reputation

Daisy Pignetti UW-Stout


Collaborative Writing Across Disciplines and Cultures Using Digital Tools

Susan Huss-Lederman UW-Whitewater, Prajukti Bhattacharyya UW-Whitewater, Brianna Deering UW-Whitewater

Promoting Career Preparation Activities in Lower Level Engineering Courses

Abdulkhair Masoom UW-Platteville. Fahmida Masoom UW-Platteville

The Circle: Promoting Meaningful Reflection and Discussion with Intentionality and Impact

Carol Klingbeil UW-Milwaukee

Bringing the “Public” into the Public Health Curriculum

Heather Pelzel UW-Whitewater, Kate Ksobiech UW-Whitewater

Teaching Data Visualization and Exploration with Tableau

Brenda Murray UW-La Crosse


People Have the Right to Make Bad Decisions!

Mandy Lilly UW-Superior