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Spotlight profile: Briavel Holcomb, Professor, Rutgers University

August 19, 2013

Professor Briavel Holcomb discusses why she became a geographer and talks about her varied courses and teaching approaches in an interview for Rutgers University's "Inside the Teacher's Studio" YouTube series. Among her course offerings, she teaches classes on tourism and cyber-cities, as well as a seminar entitled "Are You Happy?" Holcomb is an avid user of technology and describes several examples such as hybrid classes, teaching with audiovisual media, and using "clickers" to encourage student participation.

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