Reuben Vyn

Reuben Vyn

SITA staff, Graduate Research Assistant
2080 UCC
Mailing Address 
2800 University Capitol Centre
200 South Capitol Street
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States
Biography 
  • MA in French Language and Literature, Portland State University
  • BA in French, Calvin College

As a Student Instructional Technology Assistant, Reuben provides innovative solutions for faculty whose aim is to enhance the student learning experience. To that end, he combines technology resources to create forward thinking pedagogical solutions for instructors.

Additionally, Reuben has been serving as a project manager on the Andrew W. Mellon funded Digital Bridges initiative. In that role he provides assistance to faculty as they apply for funding and carry out collaborative projects in the digital humanities, and also helps organize Digital Bridges sponsored events including workshops as well as the Summer Institutes.

Prior to joining OTLT, Reuben taught high school French in Denver, Colorado, where he gained experience with curriculum and assessment design, and also became well-versed in best practices for foreign language teaching.

 

Recent OTLT project involvement:

  1. Carverpedia

  2. ATAC awarded project: Enhancing Student Learning in Health Screening Implementation

  3. eTextbook and Digital Course Content Pilots