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Bob Byrne

Thompson Rivers University
Curriculum Media Developer, Open Learning
Kamloops, BC
M.Ed. Graduate Student
Faculty of Human, Social and Educational Development
Thompson Rivers University

"Bob Byrne has been involved in distance and online learning technologies since before Al Gore invented the World Wide Web." He worked at UVic, SFU, BCIT and the Commonwealth of Learning before coming to TRU in 2006. As Curriculum Media Producer, most of Bob's time is spent developing interactive elements for Open Learning courses. In this role, Bob creates media that captures the vision of subject matter experts and instructional designers. His goal is to engage students in dynamic, interactive learning environments. Bob is also responsible for managing the servers that provide media to Open Learning students."