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Provost Announces 2018 Teaching & Learning Grant Awardees

The Office of the Provost has announced the winners of the Provost's Teaching and Learning Grants for 2018-2019.  Besides for announcing the winners for the fifth round of the Hybrid Learning Course Redesign and Delivery and the third round of the Massive Open Online...

PCoOL: Online Learning with Small Private Online Courses

The Provost's Conversations on Online Learning (PCoOL) are public talks by leading experts and peers on the future of education, specifically around online education.  Online Learning with SPOCs (Small Private Online Courses) A conversation with Ashwin Damera,...

Provost’s Request for Proposals 2018-2019

The Office of the Provost is taking applications for the 2018-2019 Request of Proposals. There are new and exciting funding opportunities for faculty who are looking to integrate new educational methods and technologies into their classrooms and learning...

The Land-Grant Mission in an Online World

On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, guests from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), Professor John Hart and Assistant Provost Adam Fein visited Columbia to give a presentation as part of the Provost’s Conversation on Online Learning (PCoOL) and shared...

Provost’s Conversations on Online Learning


View all the previous PCoOL talks here