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Faculty "Train the Trainers" Workshop, Summer 2008

The Workshop

UMBC faculty started the summer with a five-day workshop in using digital storytelling in their classes. Ten participants in the "Train the Trainers" experience received intensive training in the creative and technical aspects of teaching digital storytelling in a variety of contexts. Ten additional participants had an opportunity to create stories during a two-day mini workshop aided by their own "personal trainer." The Center for Digital Storytelling returned for the third year to conduct the workshop. Here are the stories produced during the week.

This short video tells the story of the workshop itself.

The project is organized by the New Media Studio with additional funding from OIT.

The Stories

Typecast John Fritz
Pete's Kyle Halle-Erby
Being Jughead John Willard
Glace 1993 Donald Snyder
Butchering Day Susanne Sutton
Song Land Pat McDermott
Going Home Doug Hamby
What's Wrong With My Face? Joan Shin
The Family Gallery Joan Costello
Paseos Con El Viento Adriana Val
Journey to the Shriver Peace Worker Program Joby Taylor
That's Why We Travel Heather Linville
Why I Believe Kathy Raab
Unfinished Business Deb Arnold