Lightning Talks

Guiding Principle: 5

Academic Integration: Leo Lo highlights some of the areas being explored right now; the goals and objectives; and some examples of action items. 

Piloting Inclusive Access Programs through the Penn State Bookstore: John Papazoglou leads a discussion about a pilot program being planned with Barnes and Noble College, our bookstore operator, that would provide inclusive access to textbooks for some of Penn State’s Commonwealth Campuses. 

Workstream Optimization: Jeff Smith leads a discussion about just a few of the many ongoing initiatives at the University that support workflow optimization and achievement of the highest level of efficiency of University resources (Guiding Principle 5). Highlights include initiatives within LionPATH, electronic signature, and use of artificial intelligence. 

  • John PapazoglouAssociate Vice President, Auxiliary and Business Services
  • Leo Lo – Associate Dean for Learning Undergraduate Services and Commonwealth Campus Libraries
  • Jeff Smith – Associate Vice President, Outreach & Online Education Operations