Oral history interview of Shane Macfarlan, conducted by Jamie Nakano (video)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
COVID-19 (Disease); Social distancing (Public health); University of Utah Anthropology Dept.; Distance education; Macfarlan, Shane--Interviews
HIST 7010; University of Utah Community
Shane Macfarlan, an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Utah, discusses how he handled the transition to online classes when the COVID-19 pandemic started in Utah. He discusses; technological issues he encountered regarding access to digital materials and how student and teacher interactions have changed. He also talks about how quarantine has changed his research; and how he conducts it. He discusses how the pandemic reveals weaknesses in the; education system and how things may change in the future.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
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