learning in action

Applications Open for ELO Course Designation

Instructional faculty and staff interested in distinguishing their Summer and Fall 2018 course as an Experiential Learning Opportunity (ELO) are invited to apply now for the ELO Course Designation. Courses utilizing UA’s six best practices of experiential learning will receive the designation. The ELO Course Designation will assist students in identifying high- quality experiential learning

A Taste of the Tide: Digital Humanities + Experiential Learning

by Lauren Cardon, Department of English Incorporating a digital humanities (DH) assignment and emphasizing experiential learning are two of the best ways to implement active learning techniques in the classroom. Fortunately, UA provides an excellent range of pedagogical resources on campus like the Alabama Digital Humanities Center (ADHC), Learning in Action (LIA), and the Active