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Jennifer Sparrow (Case Western Reserve University)

Jennifer Sparrow
Director of Online and Innovative Learning

Cleveland, Ohio

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Jennifer Sparrow is the Director for Online and Innovative Learning at Case Western Reserve University. She was previously Senior Director of Networked Knowledge Ventures and Emerging Technologies at Virginia Tech. For more than 15 years, she has championed the use of technology to engage students in the learning process. She has a passion for working with faculty to explore new technologies and their potential implementations in teaching and learning. She loves working with faculty who are willing to push the boundaries of the leading edge of technology in teaching, learning, and research. Her current projects involve the convergence of technologies and learning spaces to create interactive and engaged learning opportunities. Jennifer's conversations around technology focuses on increasing digital fluency for students, faculty, and life-long learners.

Jennifer received her bachelor's degree from Smith College, her master's degree from Florida Gulf Coast University, and doctorate from the University of Central Florida. She is a member of the EDUCAUSE 2014 Program Committee and chair Learning Technologies Consortium. Jennifer is the winner of the 2013 EDUCAUSE Rising Star Award.

EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • EDUCAUSE 2014 Program Committee
    Member , 2013 - 2014
  • Institute LTL Faculty
    Member , 2013 - 2016
  • Senior Leader Roundtable Council 2014
    Member , 2014 - 2014


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