Basic Audio Editing with Audacity

I recently wrote a post on using Audacity for my fellowship with the GC Digital Initiative. The post is geared towards more of a tutorial that is focused on how I prepare audio clips (spoken words) for a podcast episode. It is more technical than reflective but it’s a helpful marker for myself to remember […]

Group work while learning and teaching online

It’s currently three weeks to the end of the Spring 2020 semester. Like the previous semester, I am constantly learning and reflecting as I teach. Planning and preparing for an online semester with/for my students remain challenging, though I am not sure if it is the fact that we are online or that I am […]

Some reflections on teaching

This is the semester of many firsts — co-leading workshops through my position as GCDF and teaching as an adjunct. I’m new to these positions and was really learning from those who came before while trying to assume to role of an instructor. There was definitely a lot of flubbing about as I piece together […]

Using Audacity for Interviews

In this post, I write a little about how using Audacity for interviews can help with increasing the clarity of the audio content. Understanding that the most important part to having a “good” final recording is to first get a good recording in the first place, hence, building on the previous post that discusses the […]