Virtual Environments Community of Practice (VE CoP)

Wednesday, February 15, 2023
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM


The meeting is being held online ONLY – please do not come to the CTE office.


To attend the meeting, log-in as a guest at This is a Blackboard Collaborate session. 


The meeting starts at 1:30 p.m. and we kindly request that attendees enter the meeting at least 15 minutes prior to the start time and no later than 1:35 p.m.  


The Virtual Environments Community of Practice is planning ways to integrate virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality into teaching and learning environments at UofSC. Meetings are open to faculty, staff and students.

If you are interested in participating in the Virtual Environments CoP, or would like to be on the email list for further information, please email Charles Andy Schumpert at



Charles Andy Schumpert
Instructor/Lab Coordinator
Department of Biological Sciences

Charles Andy Schumpert began his career at UofSC as a graduate student in 2011 and fell in love with teaching! After graduating from UofSC with his Doctorate in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology in 2015, Schumpert was hired as an instructional faculty member for the Department of Biological Sciences. Since then Schumpert has coordinated over 300 sections of laboratory courses and been involved in the education of over 6,000 students. He was awarded the Garnet Apple award for teaching innovation in 2020 for his work with 360° degree video, active learning strategies, and implementation of Universal Design for Learning. He's passionate about creating an equitable classroom that's inclusive and welcoming for all students.