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Strategic Approaches to Disability Disclosure on Social Media

June Furr, Dr. Alexis Carreiro, and Dr. John McArthur had an article published in Disability & Society, titled “Strategic Approaches to Disability Disclosure on Social Media.” The article explores the ways persons with physical disabilities choose how and when to disclose information about their disabilities online. The article was co-authored by Furr, an alumna of…

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McArthur named Wiley Faculty Fellow

Dr. John A. McArthur, Associate Professor in the James L. Knight School of Communication, was named a Wiley Faculty Fellow this fall. The media release below was shared by Wiley Education Services about the announcement: Wiley Announces Newest Cohort of Faculty Fellows Eight University Program Directors Recognized for Their Innovative Work in Online Learning Hoboken,…

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Twitter Chats as Third Places

When Ashleigh White (MA ’13) was a masters student in the James L. Knight School of Communication, she developed an idea in Dr. John A. McArthur’s seminar on space, technology, and information design. The class encouraged students to think about social media as a place that could be visited, and to imagine the impacts of…

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Engaging Online Learners

Over the last decade, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about online learning. I took my first online class in 2003, and I started teaching online classes in 2006. Over that time period, online learning has changed – and for the better.  Like many educators who teach online, I’ve experienced the gamut of course…