The Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning in collaboration with UCI Media has created a new series titled Conversations with the Vice Provost. The Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning and Dean of Undergraduate Education, Michael Dennin will have conversations with members of UC Irvine’s community. Join the Conversation!
Music by: Dr. Danny Mann
Title: The Spirit of Podcast
Episode 20: Understanding University Libraries and How They Connect Everything with Kevin Ruminson and Carlin Motley
In this conversation, Michael sits down with Carlin Motley and Kevin Ruminson, Library Communications and Event Officer and Associate University Librarian, about how the Library connects with the school system and how the world is more full of possibilities than we think.
Episode 19: The Graduate Student Support System with Danny Mann
In this conversation, Michael sits down with Danny Mann, Chief of Pedagogy at UC Irvine, to discuss his journey from attending graduate school and working as a TA to playing a critical role within UCI’s Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI).
Ep 18 - Understanding Enrollment Management with Patricia Morales, Ph.D.
In this conversation, Michael sits down with Associate Vice Chancellor, Enrollment Management, Patricia Morales, Ph.D., to unpack and define the role that enrollment management plays at a public university. Common questions are also answered about the admissions process.
Ep 17 - Exploring the role of a Chief of Staff to Chancellor with Lars Walton
In this episode, Michael discusses the myriad responsibilities of Associate Chancellor and Chief of Staff, Walton at UC Irvine.
Ep 16 - Exploring Student Success Initiatives with Kevin Huie
In this episode, Michael sits down with Executive Director, Student Success, OVPTL, and Director, Student Success Initiatives, DUE, Kevin Huie, to discuss the role of Student Success Initiatives and its many programs serving the students at UCI across a variety of channels.
Ep 15 - Conversations w/ Anita Casavantes Bradford: Supporting First-Gen Student Success
In this episode, Vice Provost Michael Dennin sits down with Anita Casavantes Bradford, Associate Professor of History and Chicano/Latino Studies and Director of UCI’s First Generation Faculty Initiative. Their discussion covers the connection between education and social mobility, supporting the academic success of first-generation and low-income students, and UCI’s commitment to immigrant and undocumented students.