Faculty Showcase Highlights Distance Education Copyright Issues

Posted: March 17, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Erick Soricelli

A faculty showcase titled “The TEACH Act and Fair Use (Use or Lose it?)” will be held from 3 to 4:30 p.m. tomorrow in Innovation Hall, Room 334. The showcase is cosponsored by the Center for Teaching Excellence and the Division of Instructional and Technology Support Services Instructional Resource Center.

The showcase features an open discussion on copyright issues regarding distance learning courses, such as the use of digital media and electronic materials. Presenters for the event include Rosemary Chase, university copyright officer for University Libraries; Jonathan Gifford, associate professor, School of Public Policy; and Joyce Johnston, adjunct instructor, English.

RSVP by contacting Laurie Fathe, director of the Center of Teaching Excellence, at 703-993-8652 or e-mail lfathe@gmu.edu.

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