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30 06, 2020

Post-Traditional Students, the Hidden Cultures of College, and Self-Directed Learning

2020-07-01T13:05:11-04:00Categories: LEC|Tags: , , , , |

By Michael Schoch, LEC Writing Specialist Most MCNY students are adult learners who commute to school, work jobs, and raise families—characteristics that label them “non-traditional” college students. But, as Madeline St. Amour observes in a recent article in Inside Higher Ed, this demographic will soon represent the majority of higher education students.  This is [...]

15 04, 2020

Library Connections in Remote Times #9

2020-06-19T16:10:30-04:00Categories: Learning Commons, Library|

Parting Words—for Now!  By Kate Adler, Director of Library Services  This is our last issue of the semester of the Library Connections in Remote Times Newsletter. We'll be back in the summer, but on a bi-weekly basis. [...]

15 04, 2020

Library Connections in Remote Times #8

2020-04-15T10:34:25-04:00Categories: Library|Tags: , , |

Today  By Natalia Sucre, Digital and Instruction Services Librarian  As the pandemic continues, we have to adjust not only to unprecedented circumstances, but to the loss of family, friends, neighbors, losses which we cannot honor according to our [...]