Ferdinand Avila-Medina works as the Learning Specialist and Lecturer for Ohio State Newark. He teaches ES EPSY 1259 - Learning and Motivation Strategies, a course designed to help students achieve academic success. As a Learning Skills Specialist, he conducts seminars and workshops on academic skills development. Throughout the academic year, Ferdinand also supports OSU faculty by acting as guest lecturer on different courses.
Faculty may request guest lectures any time during the year. Information processing and memory improvement, active learning strategies, test-taking techniques, and technology-mediated learning are some of the topics covered during these lectures.