Faculty and students at Colby, in conjunction with the new Mule Works Innovation Lab, have been using Virtual Reality technology more frequently in the classroom than ever before. Join Academic ITS as we welcome a panel of faculty and student speakers to discuss their recent academic projects. We’d welcome hearing your project ideas, too!


  • Gretchen O’Brien, ‘18 – A virtual renovation of the Silberman lounge for an Anthropology class project
  • Shafat Rahman, ‘20 – Modeling exceptionalism in virtual reality for an Environmental Humanities class project
  • Chris Moore, Assistant Professor of Biology – Modeling predator/prey relationships in virtual reality for an Ecological Modeling class project
  • Luis Millones, Charles A. Dana Professor of Spanish – A virtual class trip to Jesuit Churches for The Jesuits and the Origins of Environmental History class

Date: April 24, 2018
Time: 12noon-1:30pm (come and leave anytime!)
Location: Smith Room in Roberts


Lunch will be provided by ITS. Space is limited, please RSVP.