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Open Educational Resources (OER)

Event Details

Title: Conversations about Open: OER, OA, and Pedagogy
Date: November 19, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM–1:00 PM
Location: Building 1P, Black Box Theater

If you have any questions, please contact Christina Boyle.

Online Registration


 The program is subject to change.


Registration & Breakfast
9:15–9:30 Welcome
9:30–10:15 Keynote by Prof. Karen Cangialosi, “Open Education: Access, Agency and Connection”
10:15–10:45 Andrew McKinney
10:45–11:00 Break
11:00–11:30 Faculty Panel
11:30–12:00 Student Panel
12:00–12:15 Break
12:15–12:45 Laurie Hudson, "Sustaining Open"
12:45–1:00 Closing

Speaker Bios

Keynote Speaker

Karen Cangialosi is Professor of Biology at Keene State College. She also serves as the KSC Open Education Faculty Fellow where she facilitates an Open Pedagogy Faculty Learning Community, and is co-leader of KSC Open, a Domain of One’s Own campus project.  Karen spearheaded a movement to replace traditional textbooks with OER and other freely available resources for almost all KSC biology courses; and she incorporates methods of Open Pedagogy in all of her own courses including Animal Behavior, Evolution and Human Behavior, Tropical Marine Biology, and Invertebrate Zoology. She also runs a coral reef monitoring program in the Turks and Caicos Islands, and a research program on the behavioral ecology of spiders in Keene, NH. You can learn more at her website: