Education and Educational Technology

  • Education and Communications Media Living Learning Community (LLC) is located in Ruddock Hall.

    LLC highlights:

    • Live in close proximity to the College of Education and Educational Technology. 
    • Live close to several campus resources, including the Center for Health and Well Being; Housing, Residential Living, and Dining Services; several dining options—Folger Hall, Foster Hall, and the Putt Hall Provision on Demand (POD)—and options for physical activities
    • Share experiences with fellow residents and upper classmen in your college/major concerning how to navigate the processes in becoming an education professional.
    • Join major and career specific organizations that meet in Ruddock Hall such as NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) and CEC (Council for Exceptional Children). 
    • Access to specialized equipment in your hall.
      • Education majors can take advantage of the Education Resource Room with Cricut Cutters, lamination machines, and a lending library.
      • Communication media majors can sign out a video camera, tripod, lighting, and other equipment for video production, and then go to CommEd Studios located on the fourth floor of Ruddock Hall to edit your video. 

     Clusters in this LLC:

    • Communications Media
    • Education

    Resource Rooms

    Academic Liaisons

    Dr. Vicky Oritz

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Communications Media
    vortiz@iup.edu

    Dr. Jan Baker

    Associate Professor 
    Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services
    Janice.Baker@iup.edu

    Dr. Mimi Benjamin

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education
    mimi.benjamin@iup.edu