Bringing Experiential Learning to the Classroom (Faculty Showcase 2021)
From Aaron Royer
Melissa Jane "MJ" Barnes, M.S., Lecturer and Managing Director of Orange Umbrella Consulting, Communications
Now in its fifth year of existence, Orange Umbrella - the student-run communication consultancy at the University of Miami - has embraced and refined what experiential learning can look like. Orange Umbrella's sole Managing Director and Faculty Advisor, MJ Barnes, will share key insights & success stories that detail the power of experiential education and its impact on students. Additionally, she will provide five specific methodologies that can be adopted into almost any classroom - each aiming to enrich and enhance the student experience.