University of Arkansas Global Campus COFFEE BREAK
About This Show
Welcome to "Coffee Break" The Podcast.
The University of Arkansas’ Global Campus in Rogers is pleased to present this new podcast called Coffee Break. Coffee Break programs will focus on workforce stories while highlighting workforce development in Northwest Arkansas and connections to the University of Arkansas.
Each podcast episode will be limited to 15 to 20 minutes, and is designed to accommodate the busy schedules of employees and employers. Each episode will end with “The Cup of the Day,” a short message about Global Campus programming, U of A collaborations, and industry partnerships in Northwest Arkansas and beyond.
Dr. Loray Mosher, who proposed the project, will broadcast from the new Global Campus studio in collaboration with the IT Readiness Program. The IT Readiness program allows students to earn information technology certificates to qualify them for entry-level jobs in front-end development, back-end development, Java and mobile applications.
Send ideas for future podcast topics, guest recommendations and comments to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about workforce development, training and customized courses, or on-site training for businesses it can be found on the Global Campus Rogers website.
About the Global Campus: The Global Campus supports U of A colleges and schools in the development and delivery of online, distance and workforce education programs and courses. It provides instructional design services, technology services and assistance with marketing, recruiting and strategic academic development.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 11: Dr. Andrew Braham talks civil engineering and pavement rehabilitation
5 days ago
Episode 11 features Dr. Andrew Braham, P.E. Andrew graduated from the University of Wisconsin with his B.S. and M.S., and from the University of Illinois with his Ph.D. Between his masters and doctorate, Dr. Braham worked with Koch Materials Company as a field engineering and a research engineer, developing and tracking field performance of innovative pavement maintenance and rehabilitation products. After his Ph.D., he was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Southeast University in Nanjing, China. Dr. Braham is currently an Associate Professor in the Civil Engineering Department at the University of Arkansas, where he has continued to study transportation materials, while expanding into sustainability. He has taught five different undergraduate and graduate courses at the University of Arkansas in transportation and sustainability.
Dr. Braham has published a textbook in sustainability, “Fundamentals of Sustainability in Civil Engineering,” has written 25 peer-reviewed journal publications, and has given over 120 presentations around the world. He has developed an online, on-demand certificate program with Asphalt Emulsion Manufacturing Association titled: “Introduction to Asphalt Emulsion” and developed the online Pavinar webinar series. He is a Director-At-Large for the Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists, is an Editorial Board Member for two journals, and serves on three committees of the Transportation Research Board.
Episodes of This Show
Dec 19 2017
Nov 29 2017