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Office of Academic Innovation

  Learning Commons
Room 202
1420 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

At the University of Baltimore, the Office of Academic Innovation (OAI) is the umbrella unit for the Bank of America Center for Excellence Learning, Teaching, and Technology (CELTT), and the Helen P. Denit Honors Program. OAI is also in the midst of establishing a university-wide program for bolstering credit-based, experiential learning experiences. Through its work with the university's academic units, OAI is responsible for supporting, coordinating, and institutionalizing creative and innovative approaches to teaching, student learning, curriculum and program development, and the promotion and demonstration of student achievement.

OAI Team:

Brian Etheridge, Associate Provost for Academic Innovation

Nancy O'Neill, Director of Learning Initiatives, and Co-Director of CELTT

Paul Walsh, Director of Instructional Technologies, and Co-Director of CELTT

Elizabeth Nix, Associate Director of the Helen P. Denit Honors Program

Darien Ripple, Experiential Learning Program Manager

James Campbell, Business Analyst and Instructional Technology Specialist

Kelly McPhee, Program Manager for the Office of Academic Innovation

Sunni Solomon, Administrative Assistant II


Sean Carton, Director of the Center for Digital Communication, Commerce, and Culture