Inclusive Pedagogy

Inclusive pedagogy is important in Public Administration because we need diverse viewpoints to best meet the needs of those from different backgrounds. Public policy controlled by the dominant group, with similar characteristics amongst themselves, does not benefit those of the public who are not part of this dominant group. Making Public Administration a field where everyone […]

Diversity and Inclusion in Wildlife Conservation

When you think of a wildlife biologist, what kind of person do you think of? Going a step further, if I asked you to name a wildlife biologist, who would come to mind? Many people would answer with one of the following three: Steve Irwin, aka the Crocodile Hunter, a well-known zookeeper and nature documentary …

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Making Inclusion Personal

Seventeen years ago, around this time, I stepped onto a university campus for the first time ever. I can still remember those feelings of anxiety, being overwhelmed and extreme nervousness. As a first generation and low-income college student, I didn’t … Continue reading

Loans in education

Forbes released an article named “Price of College Increasing Almost 8 Times Faster than Wages” that made me reflect if the current system is sustainable. Students loans can determine the future of a person, since there are so many cases that they decide where to work to pay the loans instead to fulfill their passions. Day […]

To refelct.. micro-credentials

Big companies and private industries looks to hire specialized people according to their needs. Currently, micro-credentials are used to fulfill those needs. Micro–credentials are a competency-based digital form of certification. They can be issued for formal and informal professional learning experiences that support educators developing skills and acquiring knowledge to improve professional practice that supports student […]

Blogs and posting

Nowadays, the use of technology in higher education is implied and blogging is one of the most popular exercises that encourage students and professors to be updated. Moreover, by posting thoughts, sharing experiences, and information through media platforms encourage conversations beyond the academic world. Community members, students, faculty, government officers, public and private industry use […]