Grover Saunders

Head of Makerspace Services & Instruction, Administrative Faculty

About me

Grover Saunders is the Head of Makerspace Services & Instruction and has dedicated his entire career to helping faculty make digital tools an integral and transformative part of their teaching experience. Grover is also a a freelance kung fu instructor, part-time microblogger, an adjunct professor for JMU’s School of Media Arts and Design, and a two-time pie eating champion.

About Learning Innovations & Design

We create virtual and physical spaces, programs, and services for the JMU community to enhance, experiment with, and innovate in their teaching, learning, and scholarship. Departments include Classroom Technology Services, Digital Projects, Educational Technology Services, Instructional Design, Learning Technology ServicesMakerspace Services & Instruction, and Media Production Services.

About Makerspace Services & Instruction

Through spaces such as The Makery and 3SPACE we encourage creativity, brainstorming, exploring, rethinking, problem-solving and curiosity by providing the JMU and local community with access to expertise, cutting-edge technologies, multimedia equipmentworkshops, and events.