Introducing The Illustrated Professor

Sunday, May 17, 2009.

I decided to begin this blog after attending earlier this week a webinar at titled “Visual Note-Taking 101.”   

This three hour webinar reminded me how much I have valued visual thinking in my research and in my teaching. 

I was particularly interested in one of the presenters, Austin Kleon, and he sparked an interest in developing a graphic vocabulary that I can use in my teaching–I’ll talk more about this later.  

His presentation titled “The Battle Between Pictures and Words”  was also very interesting.

View more presentations from Austin Kleon.

Given this webinar experience, I have decided to incorporate more visual ingredients into my academic life, something already evident in my new website: