Clemson, South Carolina
November 12th -13th, 2012
Senior-Year Seminar Resources
One Day Closer to Graduation!
Caricature by Tom Sito and
arranged by Pat Connolly Sito
For all things ePortfolio:
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Concurrent Session Summary:
Explore how building the college senior ePortfolio is a powerful bridge to life after college. In
KSU 4401: Senior Seminar the students develop the life long practice of folio-thinking by
archiving, reflecting, and sharing their stories to honor, understand, and connect their
learning from self to global society to enhance both.
Course Coordinator, Kennesaw State University. Kennesaw, Georgia.
Date & Time: November 12th, 2012 at 3:00 PM- 4:00 PM
Step One: Student Voice: What did you learn about yourself by creating your portfolio?
With the student's permission, this student's quote on creating a portfolio is posted on my foliothinking webpage to inspire future foliothinks, I have been using portfolios in the senior-year seminar since 1998:
Wordle of College Senior Voices on Creating ePortfolios (2011-2012) - with permission to use quotes:
Step Two: ePortfolio Video
Step Three: ePortfolio Centric Course Overview
Step Four: Sample College Senior ePortfolios
Step Five: Social Media & ePortfolio Recipe Book - ideas credited to
KSU Students, Ben Cope, Internet Genius, Sloan Consortium,& Dr. Joanie
Step Six: Keep the College Senior ePortfolio Discussion Going on Social Media - see Dr. Joanie's
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Multimedia Developer, Kennesaw State University Multimedia Development Group and Dr. Joan E. Leichter
My ePortfolio Vision:
"Use Folio-Thinking to Honor, Understand, and Connect Your Learning from
Self to Global Society for the Betterment of Both"
"Give College Seniors a lecture on ePortfolios and they will have an interesting class for the day,
Teach College Seniors the power of ePortfolios and they will folio-think for a lifetime"
"Just as a kaleidoscope needs light to view the endless possiblities of the colored glass, an eportfolio
provides the illumination for the learner to view the endless possibilities of the potential views
and connections of her/his learning experiences from self to global society"
Special thanks to President Emeritus Betty Siegel for beginning the Senior-Year Experience, President Daniel Papp,
Dean Ralph Rascati, and to Dr. Rebecca Casey, Chair of the Department of University Studies. To Dr. Randy Hinds
and Ms. Shannon Cronen for supporting my growth and development in the technology of teaching and learning.
Thanks to my colleagues at KSU Audio Visual Technology Services Patti Dunne, Michael Leitmann and ITS Trainers Sid Kemp (retired) & Michael Pourreau. Thanks to Dale Suffridge. Distance Learning.