Alisa Cercone-Lecturer

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Education
M.A.T. Secondary Education, Fordham University-2000
M.A. English, Fordham Univeristy- 2001
B.A. English, Fordham University- 1997

Courses I Teach
EN101-Intro to Composition I
EN102-Intro to Composition II: Introduction to Literature
EN241-Intro to Journalsim-Editing Principles and Practices

Pedogogical Interests
Using technology in composition courses to produce multimodal compositions
High Impact Practices-Students Working in Interdisciplinary Groups (SWIG), Common Read

Conference Presentations

“Using High Impact Practices to Engage Students in Composition Courses to Produce Multimodal Literary Projects” Queensborough Community College. Gaylord Resort, National Harbor, MD. 22 Nov. 2014.

“Students Working in Interdisciplinary Groups at Queensborough Community College: Best Practices for Collaboration and Integrative Learning” City College. New York, NY. 8 May 2015.

"Students Working in Interdisciplinary Groups (SWIG): An Interdisciplinary Model Developing Critical Thinking Skills Using Active Learning Strategies" Bergen Community College. Rutherford, NJ. 5 March 2016.

"Practicing What We Preach: An Interdisciplinary Model of Faculty Collaboration that Enhances Student Learning and Learning Spaces" Hostos Community College. Bronx, NY. 13 May 2016.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust CenterOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and ArchivesOpens in a new window

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.