Articles, Essays and Talks
“MOOCs and the Emerging Digital Classroom.” Panel discussion with Anant Agarwal (edX) and Daphne Koller (Coursera), MIT Communications Forum, March, 2013. http://web.mit.edu/comm-forum/forums.html
“Affordability and Value.” Inside HigherEd, February 21, 2013. http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2013/02/21/essay-questioning-way-politicians-are-framing-issue-college-value
“The Economic Future of Liberal Arts Colleges.” AAC&U: Liberal.education nation January 30, 2013 http://blog.aacu.org/index.php/2013/01/30/the-economic-future-of-liberal-arts-colleges/
“Formerly Known as Students.” Inside HigherEd, October 29, 2012. http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2012/10/29/essay-how-moocs-raise-questions-about-definition-student
“Before You Jump On the Bandwagon…” Chronicle of Higher Education, Sept. 3, 2012. http://chronicle.com/article/Before-You-Jump-on-the/134090/
“Pass-Fail Option For Professors.” Inside HigherEd, August 7, 2012. http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2012/08/06/essay-urging-new-option-faculty-course-evaluations
“The Online Checklist.” American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) Annual Conference, Atlanta, January 2013. http://www.slideshare.net/alisonbyerly/online-checklist-aacu13-16175552
“What Do CAO’sThink? A Dialogue About Inside HigherEd Survey Findings.” Panel with Scott Jaschik and Debra Humphreys, American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U), Atlanta, January 2013.
“The Faculty Role in the Digital Age.” Invited lecture, The College of New Jersey, May 8, 2013. Faculty Role in the Digital Age
“Institutional and Public Policy Contexts in Higher Education.“ Panel presentation, ADE (MLA) Summer Seminar West, Boulder, June 2012.
“Everything Old is New Again: The Digital Past and the Humanistic Future.” Modern Language Association (MLA) Conference, Seattle, January 2012. Byerly-Digital Past-Humanistic Future
“Evaluating Digital Scholarship.” Presentation at Modern Language Association (MLA) Pre-Convention Workshop, Seattle, January 2012. http://wiki.mla.org/index.php/WORKSHOP_2012. Chronicle of Higher Edreport on workshop: http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/the-challenges-of-digital-scholarship/38103
“A Provost’s Guidelines for Writing External Letters of Evaluation.” ADE Bulletin 152, forthcoming.
“Humanities in the Digital Age.” Panel discussion with Steven Pinker and David Thorburn. MIT, October 20, 2010. http://techtv.mit.edu/videos/16703-humanities-in-the-digital-age