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Courses and Training

University courses and training I have completed (as of December, 2011)

Professional Training (1994-2011)

Information Technology Training

  • DigiTool, ExLibris, Aurora, CO, December 8-9, 2011
  • DrupalCamp, Denver, CO, June 10-12, 2011
  • InCommon Advance CAMP: Identity Services Summit, Westminster, CO, May 25-26, 2011
  • Drupal in Libraries, Denver, CO, February 15, 2011
  • Visual Studio 2010, ASP.NET 4.0, C#, AmeriTeach, Broomfield, CO, December 13-17, 2010
  • Professional Development Institute, Colorado State University, 55 hours, 2005-2011
  • Lucene, Solr and VuFind workshop, Colorado State University, August 6-7, 2008
  • Ruby on Rails Studio workshop, The Pragmatic Studio, Littleton, CO, March 10-12, 2008
  • Java Programming Language, Sun Microsystems, Broomfield, CO, February 25-29, 2008
  • Effective Software Development workshop, Net Objectives, Denver, CO, October 19, 2007
  • Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, Vancouver, BC, June 20-23, 2007
  • Computers in Libraries conference, Arlington, VA, April 15-18, 2007
  • Information Design class (audit), Colorado State University, spring 2007
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 4 Network Services and Security, Denver, CO, January 22-25, 2007
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Systems Administration, Denver, CO, February 21-25, 2005
  • Web Application Development (ColdFusion, VB.NET), Colorado State University, fall 2005
  • C# and ASP.NET workshop, Adventos, Colorado State University, 5 days, January 2005
  • ASP.NET, Dreamweaver and Photoshop workshops, Colorado State University, 2004
  • Webmaster II Certificate, Aims Community College, Fort Collins, CO, summer, 2004
  • Computer Maintenance workshop, VSO, Birmingham, UK, 3 days, 2001
  • UNIX System Administration certification course, Indiana University, 3 weeks, 2000

Other Education and Training

  • Technical writing, Colorado State University, 10 hours, summer 2004
  • Teaching, language, culture and health, VSO, Tanzania, 5 weeks, 2001
  • Science teaching, Ministry of Education, Namibia, 7 full-day workshops, 1995-1997
  • Teaching, language, culture and health, US Peace Corps, Namibia, 2 months, 1994-1995

Education Courses (1998-2000)

course university credits grades
Instructional Systems Technology      
Instructional Technology Foundations I Indiana U. 2.0 A
Instructional Design and Development I, II Indiana U. 4.0 A-, A-
Instructional Development and Production I, II Indiana U. 6.0 A+, A
Instructional Systems Technology Colloquium I, II Indiana U. 1.0 A, A
Computer Mediated Learning Indiana U. 3.0 A-
Human-Computer Interface Design Indiana U. 3.0 A
Evaluation and Change in Instructional Development Process Indiana U. 3.0 A
Instructional Strategies and Tactics Indiana U. 3.0 A
Needs Analysis and Assessment Indiana U. 3.0 A-
Group Interactive Training Techniques Indiana U. 3.0 A
Other Education      
Excellence in Teaching Indiana U. 3.0 A-
Instruction in the Context of Curriculum Indiana U. 3.0 A
Learning and Cognition in Education Indiana U. 3.0 B+
Comparative Education I Indiana U. 3.0 A
Education and Social Issues Indiana U. 3.0 A
Education and Change in Societies Indiana U. 3.0 A
Advanced Study in the Teaching of Secondary School Science Indiana U. 3.0 A-
Demonstration and Field Trip Strategies in Science Indiana U. 3.0 A

Computer Science and Information Technology Courses

course university credits grades
Information Design, 2007 Colorado State U. audit none
Web Application Development, 2005 Colorado State U. 3.0 B+
Operating Systems Indiana U. 6.0 B,A
Scientific Visualization Indiana U. 3.0 A-
Advanced Ray Tracing Indiana U. 3.0 A+
Advanced Image Synthesis Indiana U. 3.0 A
Numerical Analysis I Indiana U. 3.0 B
Information Systems I, II Indiana U. 8.0 A-,A-
Automata and Formal Grammars Indiana U. 3.0 B
Computer Structures Indiana U. 4.0 B+
Data Structures Indiana U. 4.0 A
Interactive Computer Graphics Indiana U. 3.0 A+
Artificial Intelligence I, II Indiana U. 8.0 A
Programming Languages (Scheme) Indiana U. 4.0 A-
Artificial Intelligence Indiana U. 3.0 A
Applied Programming Techniques (Pascal) Indiana U. 3.0 A-
Intermediate Programming (C) Johns Hopkins U. 3.0 A
Graphics Programming U. of Notre Dame 2.0 A
Numerical Methods U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A-
Scientific Programming (FORTRAN) U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A

Scientific Courses

course university credits grades
Physics
Seminar I, II Johns Hopkins U. 2.0 P, P
Electricity and Magnetism I, II Johns Hopkins U. 6.0 A, A-
Quantum Mechanics Johns Hopkins U. 3.0 P
Astrophysics U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Senior Seminar I, II U. of Notre Dame 2.0 A, A
Modern Physics Lab U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Electricity and Magnetism U. of Notre Dame 3.0 B
Modern Physics I, II U. of Notre Dame 8.0 B, A-
Mechanics I, II U. of Notre Dame 6.0 A, A
Electronic Devices U. of Notre Dame 3.0 B
General Physics I, II, III U. of Notre Dame 12.0 A-, B, C
Mathematics
Mathematical Physics I, II Johns Hopkins U. 6.0 P, P
Statistics U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Vector Calculus U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Ordinary Differential Equations U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Calculus I, II, III, IV U. of Notre Dame 15.0 A, A, A-, A
Chemistry
General Chemistry I, II U. of Notre Dame 6.0 A, A-
General Chemistry Lab I, II U. of Notre Dame 2.0 A, A-

Arts and Letters Courses

course university credits grades
Literature
Western Literary and Intellectual Traditions to 1500 Indiana U. 4.0 A-
Victorian Writers Survey Indiana U. 4.0 C+
Creative Writing Indiana U. 3.0 A
Shakespeare U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Tewntieth Century American Authors U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A-
Major British Writers II U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Great Books Seminar I, II U. of Notre Dame 3.0 B, A-
Twentieth Century British Literature U. of Notre Dame 3.0 B
Freshman Seminar U. of Notre Dame 3.0 B
Composition and Literature U. of Notre Dame 3.0 B
Language
Beginning Swahili I Indiana U. audit none
Languages of the World Indiana U. audit none
Survey of Linguistics Indiana U. 3.0 A
20th Century French Novel Indiana U. audit none
French Civilization II Indiana U. audit none
Intermediate French Courses Univ. of Pau, France certificate
Language 12.0
Literature 3.0
History 2.0
Geography 1.5
Advanced French I, II U. of Notre Dame 6.0 A, A-
Beginning German I U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Philosophy and Theology
Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Philosophy U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A-
Ancient and Medieval Philosophy U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Introduction to Philosophy U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A-
Comparative Theology U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A-
Foundations of Theology: Biblical and Historical U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A-
Other Arts and Letters
Western Civilization II U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A-
Introduction to Economics U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A
Beginning Piano U. of Notre Dame 1.0 P
Introduction to Music U. of Notre Dame 3.0 A