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Tales from the DogHouse e-Portfolios at TWU (ETUG18)

Co-presented remotely with Colin Madland (in-person) for the ETUG 2018 Fall Workshop in Vancouver, BC.

In the Spring of 2018 Trinity Western University needed a robust e-portfolio solution to be developed to launch for incoming freshmen in the Fall of 2018. We already had access to a WordPress Multi-Site installation but needed to make it as easy as possible for students to get started on building an e-portfolio and sharing their work with their instructors, family, future employers and other communities. We engaged with Alan Levine to create a set of custom WordPress themes with starter content and WordPress guides built-in. Alan (remotely from Saskatchewan) and Colin will share some highlights and challenges they encountered, as well as some lessons learned. As a result of this project, TWU has much greater capacity for sharing knowledge both within and outside the walls of our classrooms and will be able to build a culture of sharing as we move forward.

Presentation Slides (via GitPitch)

All slides have links to relevant info.

See more at blog post Bringing the Doghouse and WordPress Portfolios to ETUG18 (

Featured Image: Cover slide for presentation using as background image 2017/365/92 Flowering Dog House flickr photo by cogdogblog shared into the public domain using Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication (CC0)

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