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Steven Wise

Steven Wise 

 

Research and Instruction Librarian | Associate Professor (Tenured)

 

Contact Info: 
Office: L205
Phone: x4118
Email: swise@lake.ollusa.edu


Degrees:
BA, Political Science - St. Mary's University

MA, Political Science - St. Mary's University

MLIS - The University of Texas at Austin

 

Courses Taught

MAST 4390 -  Special Topics: Mexican Americans and the Law 

MAST 4390- Special Topics: The Chicano Movement

MAST 2301: Mexican Americans in U.S. Society 

MAST 4396 - Contexts of Mexican American Leadership 

 

Awards:

2013  Agnes M. (Lehman) Gloyna Award for Technology Innovation in Teaching and Learning

2016 Agnes M. (Lehman) Gloyna Award for Technology Innovation in Teaching and Learning

 

Publications:

Peer Reviewed Proceedings:
Swiger, J.A., Mudge, S., Wise, S. (2008) U.S. and European trends that impact human capital formation through higher education: Part 1: Rising enrollment and rising costs of education. Part 2: Human capital formation through higher education. The Fifth Annual Seminar on Quality Management in Education. 589-603.

 

Non-Peer Reviewed Publications
Wise, S. (2010). Surveillance, Domestic. In Social issues in America: An encyclopedia. New York: M.E. Sharpe.
Wise, S. (2009). Fender, Freddy. In The Scribner encyclopedia of American lives (Vol. 8). New York: Charles Scribner's Sons
Wise, S. (2009). Valenti, Jack. In The Scribner encyclopedia of American lives (Vol.8). New York: Charles Scribner's Sons.
Wise, S. (2006). Monge, Jose Trias. In The Scribner encyclopedia of American lives (Vol. 7). New York: Charles Scribner's Sons.
Wise, S. (2006). Government Secrecy. In Social issues in America: An encyclopedia. New York: M.E. Sharpe.
Wise, S. (2004). Black Jr, Charles Lund. In The Scribner encyclopedia of American lives (Vol. 6). New York: Charles Scribner's Sons.
Wise, S. (2003). Wallace, Mike. In The Scribner encyclopedia of American lives: the 1960's. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons.

 

Conference Presentations

“It’s all about the citation”: Teaching information literacy to the non-traditional doctoral student. Georgia International Information Literacy Conference. Savannah, GA, September 21-22, 2012.

Teaching Generation Y to Become Generation Why: Historical Inquiry, E-Resources and the Net Generation. 125th Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association, Boston, MA, January 8, 2011.

 

Panels
"The Future of Chicano Studies in Texas" (2007 March). Panel presentation at the National Association of Chicano & Chicana Scholars Tejano Regional Conference, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas.

 

Poster Sessions Presented
Wise, S. (2011, April). Don’t put me down if I’m brown: Chican@ protest and the San Antonio Savings Boycott. Poster session presented at the 8th Annual Our Lady of the Lake University Mexican American Studies and Research Conference, San Antonio, Texas.


Wise, S. (2010, October). Libraries and distance learning: using Wimba Live Classroom for online library instruction. Poster session presented at the CORAL fall meeting, San Antonio, Texas.


Wise, S. (2009, October). Libguides for distance education. Poster session presented at the First Annual Texas Library Association Library Instruction Round Table Summit, Austin Texas.


Interviews
Villa, M. (2009, January 29). OLLU's Mexican American Studies Scholar's Conference celebrates culture. San Antonio Express News (Online).
Martinez, M. (2008, April). La cuarentona MALDEF se casa con immigracion. RUMBO de San Antonio.

 

Organizations/Councils/Committees: 

Fall 2015 - Present                  General Education Committee (Co-Chair)

Spring 2017                            Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs Search Committee

Spring 2015                            CISS Faculty Search Committee

Spring 2014 - Spring 2015       Ad Hoc Task Force on Faculty Evaluation and Tenure (Chair)

Fall 2014 – Present                Center for Mexican American Studies Advisory Group

Spring 2013                           Ad Hoc Task Force on Faculty Grievance (Chair)

Fall 2011 – Spring 2015          Faculty Affairs Committee (Chair, 2013-2014)

Fall 2010                               Higher Education for a New America Task Force

Fall 2010                               Quality Enhancement Program Selection Committee

Summer 2010                        V.P. for Institutional Advancement Search Committee

Spring 2010 & Spring 2014     CISS Faculty Search Committee

Spring 2008                           V.P. for Academic Affairs Search Committee

Fall 2008 – Spring 2011          General Education Council

Summer 2007                        Co-Mentor, McNair Scholarship Program

Spring 2007                           Executive Vice President Search Committee (Chair)

Fall 2006 – Spring 2010          Faculty Welfare Committee (Chair 2007-2008)

Fall 2005 – Fall 2007              Administrative Educational Support Program Council

Summer 2005                        Co-Mentor, McNair Scholarship Program

Summer 2004                        Associate Provost for Student Services Search Committee

Summer 2003                        University Provost Search Committee

Summer 2002                        V.P. for Institutional Advancement Search Committee

2001 – 2010                           Service Learning Faculty Council (Chair, 2004-2005)

2001 - 2002                            University Web information Group

2001 – 2003                           Institutional Advancement Committee

Fall 2001                                Center for Mexican American Studies and Research Ad Hoc Task Force

 

An issue in library and information science you feel strongly about: 
Getting away from the obsession with online full text and using citation as a key to information; Digitizing Chicano sources for academic use.

 

An interesting fact about you: 
Sorry folks, but I prefer VanHagar!

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