Curriculum Vitae

Awards


Teach / Tech Award, NYU College of Arts & Sciences, Spring 2019

Rate My Professors, Highest Rated University Professors of 2017-2018 (Ranked #10 nationally, #1 at NYU)

NYU Curricular Development Challenge Fund Grant recipient 2018-2019, "Teaching Molecular Structure using 3D Visualization and Printing Technologies." Co-awarded to Craig Kapp (Computer Science) and Trace Jordan (College Core Curriculum)

Rate My Professors, Highest Rated University Professors of 2016-2017 (Ranked #11)

Rate My Professors, Highest Rated University Professors of 2015-2016 (Ranked #5)

NYU College of Arts & Sciences, Teach / Tech Award, Spring 2016

Samuel L. Marateck Award for Outstanding Teaching in Computer Science, Spring 2016

Rate My Professors, Highest Rated University Professors of 2014-2015 (Ranked #14)

NYU College of Arts & Sciences, Outstanding Teaching Award, Spring, 2013

Teaching @ NYU


CSCI-UA.0002: Introduction to Computer Programming
New York University
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Fall 2011 –
Fall 2022

CSCI-UA.0004: Introduction to Web Design and Computer Principles
New York University
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Fall 2010 –
Spring 2017

CSCI-UA.0061: Web Development & Programming
New York University
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Spring 2018 -
Spring 2022

CSCI-UA.0101: Introduction to Computer Science
New York University
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Fall 2012 -
Spring 2014

CSCI-UA.0380: Interactive Computing (Special Topics)
New York University
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Fall 2013 -
Fall 2022

Publications


Kapp C. (2015) "Augmented Reality in Children’s Literature: Emerging Digital Trends in the 21st Century Media Landscape," Journal of the International Reading Association Children’s Literature and Reading Special Interest Group ("The Dragon Lode"), Volume 34, No. 1, Fall 2015, pp. 32-38

Kapp C., Balkun M. (2011) "Teaching on the Virtuality Continuum: Augmented Reality in the Classroom," Transformations Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy, Vol XXII, No. 1, pp. 100-113

Braender L., Kapp C. and Yeras J. (2009) "Using Web Technology to Teach Students about Their Digital World," Journal of Information Systems Education, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 145-154

Kapp C. (2002) "Implementation and Evolution of a Course Management System," Proceedings of the 30th annual ACM SIGUCCS conference on User services, pp. 264-266

Presentations


                                                                                 
"Working in Real Life: Interdisciplinary Project-Based Learning in Museum Studies and Computer Science""
LIFE: Imagined. Discovered. Created
NYU School of Arts & Sciences
New York, NY

05/13/2022

  
"Prototyping Interactive Museum Exhibits"
NYU Department of Museum Studies
New York, NY

02/24/2022

  
"CS Department Graduate Student Teacher Training Workshop"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York, NY

02/11/2022

  
"CS Department Graduate Student Teacher Training Workshop"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York, NY

09/17/2021

  
"Tech Wizardry: Bringing Emerging Technologies into the Virtual Classroom
TCNJ Global Programs Summer Symposium
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ (Online)

07/25/2021

  
"A-Frame-p5: A Lightweight Tool for Web-based VR & 3D prototyping"
NYU ITP Camp
New York, NY (Online)

06/16/2021

  
"Design, Development & Rapid Prototyping of Interactive Media Experiences"
NYU Department of Museum Studies
New York, NY (Online)

03/11/2021

  
"CS Department Graduate Student Teacher Training Workshop"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York, NY

02/19/2021

  
"Teaching Innovation: Adapting and Thriving"
FAS Teaching Innovation Conference New York University
New York, NY (Online)
(Panel Leader)

09/25/2020

  
"CS Department Graduate Student Teacher Training Workshop"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York, NY

09/25/2020

  
"Computer Science Faculty Forum: Online Teaching Strategies, Policies & Procedures"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York, NY
(Co-presented with Amasse Bari & Joanna Klukowska, CS Department)

08/18/2020

  
"Tech Wizardry: Bringing Emerging Technologies into the Virtual Classroom
TCNJ Global Programs Summer Symposium
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ (Online)

07/25/2020

  
"Teaching Online: A Crash-Course for CS Faculty Members"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York, NY
(Co-presented with Deena Engel & Joshua Clayton, CS Department)

03/10/2020

  
"An Overview of the Courant Institute Undergraduate Program"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York, NY
(Co-presented with Selin Kalycioglu, Math Department)

02/26/2020

  
"CS Department Graduate Student Teacher Training Workshop"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York, NY

01/31/2020

  
"Teaching Molecular Structure Using 3D Visualization and Printing Technologies"
CDCF Grant Proposal Workshop
New York University
New York, NY

10/24/2019

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Emerging Technologies are Changing the way we Teach and Learn"
TCNJ 20th Annual Instructional Technology Workshop
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ
(Keynote Speaker)

05/22/2019

  
"Flipping the Classroom: Leveraging Technology to Engage Students and Make Better Use of Limited Classroom Time"
TCNJ 20th Annual Instructional Technology Workshop
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ

05/22/2019

  
"NYC Computer Science Opportunity Fair"
CSNYC & TEALS NYC
New York, NY

04/02/2019

  
"Interactive Computing, Face Detection & Responsive Software Design"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Stuyvesant High School, Visiting Student Workshop
New York, NY

03/01/2019

  
"Prototyping Interactive Museum Exhibits"
NYU Department of Museum Studies
New York, NY

02/13/2019

  
"Working in Real Life: Interdisciplinary Project-Based Learning in Museum Studies and Computer Science""
NYU Digital Humanities + Data Symposium
New York, NY

02/13/2019

  
"Interactive Computing, Face Detection & Responsive Software Design"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Stuyvesant High School, Visiting Student Workshop
New York, NY

03/02/2018

  
"Prototyping Interactive Museum Exhibits"
NYU Department of Museum Studies
New York, NY

02/07/2018

  
"AfterHours: Hacking with Hardware"
Tech@NYU
New York, NY

11/01/2017

  
"NYC Computer Science Opportunity Fair"
CSNYC & TEALS NYC
New York, NY

03/29/2017

  
"Prototyping Interactive Museum Exhibits"
NYU Department of Museum Studies
New York, NY

03/22/2017

  
"Interactive Computing, Face Detection & Responsive Software Design"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Stuyvesant High School, Visiting Student Workshop
New York, NY

02/03/2017

  
"NYC Computer Science Opportunity Fair"
CSNYC & TEALS NYC
New York, NY

04/07/2016

  
"Computer Science @ NYU: Interactive Computing, Augmented Reality & Game Development"
NYU Department of Admissions
Robert Clack School, Visiting Student Workshop
New York, NY

03/31/2016

  
"Interactive Computing, Face Detection & Responsive Software Design"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Stuyvesant High School, Visiting Student Workshop
New York, NY

02/26/2016

  
"Tools and Techniques for Engaging Digital Natives in the College Classroom"
TCNJ School of Education
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ

01/20/2016

  
"Enhancing Introductory Computer Science Education via the 'Flipped Classroom' Model"
Faculty Committee on the Future of Technology-Enhanced Education at NYU
New York University
New York, NY

12/16/2015

  
"Creative Coding & Simple Physical Interfaces"
Random Makerthon of Kindness
Tech @ NYU, New York University
New York, NY

11/21/2015

  
"Active Teaching and Learning with Technology Symposium: Poster Session"
New York University
New York, NY

10/23/2015

  
"Teaching Digital Natives"
New York University
New York, NY

10/08/2015

  
"Instructional Technology in the Classroom:
Practical Tools for Primary and Secondary School Teachers"

Bellver International College
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

06/22/2015 -
06/23/2015

  
"Augmented Reality in Children’s Literature"
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ

04/02/2015

  
"NYC Computer Science Opportunity Fair"
Columbia University & TEALS NYC
New York, NY

03/16/2015

  
"Augmented Reality & Responsive Software Design"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Stuyvesant High School, Visiting Student Workshop
New York, NY

02/27/2015

  
"iPads and Education:
Digital Storytelling, Augmented Reality and New Media in the Classroom"

Hanover Park School District
Hanover Park, NJ

01/05/2015

  
"Augmented Reality in the Classroom"
TCNJ Mallorca, 1st Annual TEDCNJ Festival of Innovation in Education
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

07/15/2014

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
New Jersey City University
Jersey City, NJ
(Keynote Speaker)

06/04/2014

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
Trenton Computer Festival
Ewing, NJ

03/15/2014

  
"Tech 101 for Entrepreneurs: Technology Basics for your Business"
2014 NYU Entrepreneur Festival
New York, NY

02/28/2014

  
"Augmented Reality and Responsive Software Design"
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Stuyvesant High School, Visiting Student Workshop
New York, NY

02/28/2014

  
"iPads and Education: Digital Storytelling, Augmented Reality and New Media in the Classroom"
Hanover Park School District
Hanover Park, NJ

01/07/2014

  
"Digital Storytelling Tools to Encourage Writing & Conversation in World Languages"
2013 Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Baltimore, MD

03/07/2013

  
"iPads and Education: Digital Storytelling, Augmented Reality and New Media in the Classroom"
Hanover Park School District
Hanover Park, NJ

01/08/2013

  
"Augmented Reality in the Classroom: Practical Tools"
Emerging Learning Design Conference 2012
Montclair State University, Montclair NJ

06/01/2012

  
"Digital Storytelling Tools to Encourage Writing & Conversation in World Languages"
2012 Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Baltimore, MD

04/20/2012

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education
Global Conference on Technology, Innovation, Media & Education
(Keynote Speaker, Online)

02/09/2012

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
University of Colorado
Colorado Springs, CO (Online)

01/27/2012

  
"iPads and Education: Digital Storytelling, Augmented Reality and New Media in the Classroom"
Hanover Park School District
Hanover Park, NJ

01/10/2012

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education
E-LEARN 2011 World Conference, Honolulu, HI
(Keynote Speaker)

10/21/2011

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
New Jersey Educational Computing Cooperative
Montclair State University, Montclair NJ
(Keynote Speaker)

09/23/2011

  
"Bridging the Gap Between the Real and the Virtual"
TCNJ Center for the Arts
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
(Keynote Speaker)

09/16/2011

  
"Digital Storytelling in the Classroom"
Tightwad Teacher Podcast, Episode #3

07/18/2011

"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
Emerging Learning Design Conference 2011
Montclair State University, Montclair NJ
(Keynote Speaker)

06/03/2011

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
2011 Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference
Maricopa Community College, Phoenix, AZ
(Featured Speaker)

05/17/2011

  
"Augmented Reality in the Classroom (Preconference Workshop)"
2011 Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference
Maricopa Community College, Phoenix, AZ

05/16/2011

  
"Using Rich-Media Digital Storytelling Tools to Encourage Writing and Conversation"
12th Annual TCNJ Instructional Technology Workshop
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ

05/11/2011

  
"Augmented Reality in the Classroom: Practical Tools"
12th Annual TCNJ Instructional Technology Workshop
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ

05/11/2011

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
16th Annual TCC Worldwide Online Conference 2011
University of Hawaii, HI (Online)
(Keynote Speaker)

04/12/2011

  
"Using Rich-Media Digital Storytelling Tools to Encourage Writing and Conversation"
Northeast Association for Language Learning Technology
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA

04/02/2011

  
"Augmented Reality in the Classroom: Practical Tools"
NJEDge.Net 12th Annual Faculty Best Practices Showcase
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ

03/11/2011

  
"Storytelling in the 3rd Dimension"
TEDx42ndStreet
Simon Wiesenthal Museum of Tolerance, New York, NY

03/06/2011

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
7th Annual Faculty Technology Showcase
Bloomfield College, Bloomfield, NJ
(Keynote Speaker)

01/18/2011

  
"Visualizing the Future: How Augmented Reality can Empower Faculty, Inspire Students and Bring Ideas to Life in the Classroom"
1st Annual Virtual Symposium on Teaching and Learning with Technology
Seton Hall University, West Orange, NJ
(Keynote Speaker)

01/12/2011

  
"Mediated Reality Environments"
Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ

11/03/2010

  
"Getting Started with Augmented Reality"
ITP "Summer Camp,"
New York University, New York, NY

06/21/2010

  
"Augmented Reality Workshop"
2010 New Media Consortium Summer Conference
Anaheim, CA

06/09/2010

  
"Augmented Reality in the Classroom"
2010 Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference
Maricopa Community Colleges, AZ (Online, Second Life)

05/18/2010

  
"Augmented Reality in the Classroom"
New Media Consortium (NMC) Symposium on New Media and Learning (Online, Second Life)

03/25/2010

  
"Emerging Interfaces in Education: How Augmented Reality, Social Computing and Mobile Devices will change the way we Teach, Learn and Play."
NJEDge.Net 11th Annual Faculty Best Practices showcase
Seton Hall University, West Orange, NJ
(Keynote speaker)

03/12/2010

  
"Using Web 2.0 Technology to Teach Students about their Digital World"
NJEDge.Net Conference 6.0
Princeton, NJ

11/20/2009

  
"Augmented Reality in the Classroom"
NJEDge.Net Conference 6.0
Princeton, NJ

11/20/2009

  
"Augmented Reality: 5 Minutes of Fame"
10th Annual TCNJ Instructional Technology Workshop
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ

05/13/2009

  
"Web 2.0 Tools for Faculty"
TCNJ Lunch n’ Learn Series
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ

01/12/2009

  
"Students Living Ethically and Safely in a Digital World"
NJEDge.Net Conference 5.0
Princeton, NJ

11/21/2008

  
"Helping Students Work in a Virtual World: Web Tools, Skills, and Teaching Techniques"
NJEDge.Net Conference 5.0
Princeton, NJ

11/20/2008

  
"Helping Students Work in a Virtual World"
"Students Living Ethically and Safely in a Digital World"

9th Annual TCNJ Instructional Technology Workshop
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ

05/14/2008

  

Affiliations


  
Courant Institute Center for Mathematical Talent
Faculty Member

2018 - Present

NYU CAS Technology-Enhanced Education Committee (TEE)
Committee Member

2018 - Present

NYU Proud to be First Program
Committee Member

2018 - Present

NYU CASEA: College of Arts & Sciences Entrepreneurship Association
Faculty Advisor

2014 - 2017

Bronx Academy for Software Engineering
http://bronxsoftware.org/
Advisory Board Member

2013

  
Neighborhood Narratives
http://www.neighborhoodnarratives.net/
Technology Collaborator

2010 - Present

  
NYU Tech Review
Faculty Advisor

2015

Rutgers Center for Effective School Practices
Advisory Board Member, Center for Family Involvement

2010 - 2011

Education


Interactive Design & Digital Media (MPS)
New York University
Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP)

Educational Technology (MS)
The College of New Jersey
School of Education

Computer Science (BS)
The College of New Jersey
School of Arts & Sciences