Anna M. Bucy, Ctr., Ed.D.

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2017 Air Force Institute of Technology Dayton, Ohio, Adjunct Instructor, Independent Contractor, (COMM680: Technical Reports and Thesis Writing) 

Prepare AFIT graduate engineering students to present scientific and technical information in written and oral reports. Topics covered in the course included formal organizational patterns, accurate language and effective style, evaluating and presenting information in published scientific and technical reports, formal documentation methods, report format, elements of effective oral reports, and other aspects of formal reports.

 2007-present Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio, Adjunct Faculty, Humanities Department

Connect students to Western culture though traditional and online courses in:
Introduction to Humanities: Explores the nature and content of the humanities by examining and comparing our culture with various cultures from the past. This course provides an introduction to human thought, creativity, and forms of expression by examining the links between historical realities and human culture. Taught via classroom and distance learning.
Humanity and the Challenges of Technology: Explores the opportunities and challenges presented by the effects of new technologies, and explores the effects of technological development upon modern society. Taught special cohort of applied mathematics students.
Searching for Utopia: A survey of humanity’s search for the ideal society from ancient times to the modern age. It examines various utopian ideas and practices that have changed world communities and compares Western utopian traditions with Eastern perceptions of the perfect society

 2008  Edison State Community College, Piqua, Ohio, Adjunct Faculty, Arts and Sciences Division

Taught hybrid course in The Fundamentals of Communication
Course covered instruction and practice in interpersonal, group, and public communication skills

 2007, 2011 DeVry University, Beavercreek, Ohio, Independent Contractor, Humanities,

The Introduction to the Humanities hybrid course introduced students to vital areas of the humanities, such as the visual and performing arts, literature, history, and philosophy. Students analyzed and evaluated works of art and developed connections among these works and their historical, cultural, and philosophical contexts. 
Half the course time was spent on online discussion forums and online work, while the other half was classroom discussions and presentations. Students also visited the Dayton Art Institute as preparation for more advanced inquiry in subsequent courses.

 2003-2006 Clark State Community College, Springfield, Ohio, English Adjunct, Online Facilitator

Taught freshman English courses using traditional and online delivery methods
Trained novice computer users in Word and Internet applications
Created and delivered pilot, on-site English courses for International Harvester

 1995-2003 Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio, Interpersonal Communication Special Adjunct       

Interpersonal Communication course focuses on the development of effective verbal and nonverbal interactions between two people, stressing better methods of initiating and maintaining effective communication with an understanding of others through learning and applying interpersonal communication theory.
95% approval rating from students. Regularly commended by students for my personable approach and practical skills-focused style that helped students translate theory into practice.

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