Oliver Hedgepeth

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Program Director/Professor at American Public University System

Dr. Oliver Hedgepeth is the program director for Government Contracts and Acquisition at American Public University (APU). He is the former program director of Reverse Logistics Management and Transportation and Logistics Management. Prior to joining APU, Dr. Hedgepeth was a tenured associate professor of Logistics and chair of the Logistics Department at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

eLearning Articles by Oliver Hedgepeth

4 Fleeting Icebreaker Adjectives

4 Fleeting Icebreaker Adjectives

Thursday, 13 August 2015 by Oliver Hedgepeth

Asking students to identify themselves in four icebreaker adjectives can be a part of a welcome online discussion that leads…

Asynchronous Learning
Research Writing Is Like Hanging A Screen Door

Research Writing Is Like Hanging A Screen Door

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 by Oliver Hedgepeth

In this article I will use a metaphor to share my input on how the research writing process is exactly…

Asynchronous Learning
Teaching About Plagiarism In The Online Classroom

Teaching About Plagiarism In The Online Classroom

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 by Oliver Hedgepeth

How do you help students understand, and avoid, plagiarism? Teachers have reams of tutorials and steps to take to avoid…

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