2017 Summer Institute
August 7 - 11


Digital Pedagogy Lab is a five-day Summer institute that explores the role and application of digital technology in teaching. The 2017 institute will have six tracks, offering intensive peer-driven learning with and discussion of networked learning, new media, and critical digital pedagogy.

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Open to teachers, students, librarians, and technologists at all levels of education experimenting with digital tools in hybrid or online environments. The 2017 Institute is co-hosted by Hybrid Pedagogy and the Division of Teaching and Learning Technologies at University of Mary Washington.

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The 2017 Institute will take place at University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, VA from August 7 – 11. All-day sessions begin on Monday morning and end just after lunch on Friday. Participants work with a cohort throughout the week. If you have questions, feel free to e-mail us.

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Maha Bali

Associate Professor of Practice, Center for Learning and Teaching, American University in Cairo

Sara Goldrick-Rab

Professor of Higher Education Policy and Sociology, Temple University

Chris Gilliard

Professor, Macomb Community College

Adeline Koh

Associate Professor, Stockton University; CEO, Sabbatical Beauty


Sean Michael Morris

Instructional Designer, Middlebury College; Director, Digital Pedagogy Lab

Amy Collier

Associate Provost, Middlebury College

Jesse Stommel

Executive Director, Division of Teaching and Learning Technologies, University of Mary Washington

Martha Burtis

Director, Digital Knowledge Center, University of Mary Washington

Robin DeRosa

Professor, Plymouth State University

Chris Friend

Assistant Professor, Saint Leo U; Director, Hybrid Pedagogy

Kate Bowles

Associate Dean International, Faculty of Law Humanities and Arts, University of Wollongong Australia

Rajiv Jhangiani

Professor, Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Maha Bali

Associate Professor of Practice, Center for Learning and Teaching, American University in Cairo


Registration includes light breakfast and lunch each day. Discounted accommodations available.

Registration will open in late January.
Full Registration: $975
Early Bird Registration through May 1: $775
Adjunct / Student Rate: $400

Full refunds available through May 1.
After May 1, there is a $100 administrative charge for cancellation.
No refunds are available after July 21.

Applications for a limited number of scholarships and fellowships will open January 2.


Hyatt Place

Less than half a mile from venue
Event rate starts at $119
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Courtyard Marriott

Downtown. 1.5 miles from venue
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in downtown Fredericksburg
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