Current Projects / Activities
Paul is currently scheduling additional onsite and online presentations, webinars, and online courses. To set up a learning opportunity, please contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New: paperback edition of Change the World Using Social Media released spring 2023.)
For workshops/webinars on effectively using social media for activism, collaboration, and/or positive change, please contact Paul at email@example.com.
— Co-designer and co-facilitator, with colleagues from the original Educational Technology & Media massive open online course–#etmooc–of a new massive open online course on artificial intelligence in life long learning: #etmooc2.
— Member, Board of Directors for the award-winning (UCLA Alumni Association “Network of the Year, 2023”) UCLA Daily Bruin Alumni Association (DBAN); helped develop and continue to co-facilitate a mentoring program and develop/facilitate workshops designed to support the professional development of students currently working on the campus newspaper
— Member, Public Library Association Continuing Education Advisory Group, which advises PLA (a division of the American Library Association) on the identification, development and evaluation of relevant, cost-effective, and emerging face-to-face and online continuing education products and services
Co-facilitating “AI and You: Bringing Humanity Into the Conversation,” the final live online session for #etmooc2 (a massive open online course on artificial intelligence in lifelong learning). Free registration underway. Wed., May 31, 2023, 9 pm ET/6 pm PT.
Designing and co-facilitating highly interactive half-day “Producing Results Through Sustainable Library Advocacy” preconference workshop with California Library Association (CLA) colleagues for the CLA 2023 Annual Conference. Sacramento Conference Center, Room A8, June 1, 2023, 2-5 pm.
Facilitating highly interactive session on “Library Advocates as Lifelong Learners” for colleagues at the California Library Association (CLA) 2023 Annual Conference. Sacramento Conference Center, Room A8, June 2, 2023, 10-10:45 am.
Facilitating highly interactive session on “Advocacy, Storytelling, and Libraries” for colleagues at the California Library Association (CLA) 2023 Annual Conference. Sacramento Conference Center, Room A4, June 2, 2023, 2-2:45 pm.
Additional monthly online library-advocacy training sessions through the California Library Association (2nd Wednesday of each month, starting at 10 am; updates on CLA community calendar)
One-hour facilitated conversations on a variety of employee assistance program topics (e.g., dealing conflict; time management; presentation skills; emotional intelligence) through Claremont EAP.