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Columbia Online is Columbia University’s central resource for students, faculty, alumni and staff to access online courses, programs, initiatives, and tools, and to share best practices in leveraging online and digital technologies to enhance teaching and learning.

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Provost’s Conversations on Online Learning (PCoOL)

The Provost's Conversations on Online Learning (PCoOL) series features public talks by leading experts and peers on the future of education, specifically around online education.   Join us for a conversation with John Hart and Adam Fein from the University of...

Transforming Frontiers of Science with Adaptive Learning

Frontiers of Science is a one-semester course in Columbia’s Core Curriculum that challenges students to reflect on questions of science as they relate to the world around them. Students typically take the course in one of the two semesters of their first year. The...