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Key Trends Shaping Higher Ed: A Conversation with Todd Zipper
On November 15th, President of Wiley Education Services Todd Zipper discussed five trends in higher education to study and adapt during this pivotal time for universities, including education as a benefit, alternative educational institutions, and the rise of the mega-nonprofit.
Soulaymane Kachani Appointed Senior Vice Provost
Soulaymane Kachani was appointed Senior Vice Provost on January 1, 2022. Below are the announcements from Provost Mary Boyce and Interim Dean of Columbia Engineering Shih-Fu Chang that were shared with the community this week. #### February 21, 2022 Announcement...
New MOOC: Menstruation in a Global Context
Columbia University Launches Open Online Course—Menstruation in a Global Context: Addressing Policy and Practice NEW YORK, New York. Columbia University has released an open online course, Menstruation in a Global Context: Addressing Policy and Practice, to provide...
What College Students Wish Professors Knew About Inclusive Online Teaching
Vice Provost Soulaymane Kachani, Amanda Irvin, and Catherine Ross co-authored an article that was recently published on EdSurge titled "What College Students Wish Professors Knew About Inclusive Online Teaching": "It’s not surprising that most higher education...
Innovative Online Education for All: A Conversation with Purdue University Global
On January 7th 2021, the Chancellor and the Provost of Purdue University Global joined us via videoconference to discuss how they are building and providing greater access to affordable, high-quality, world-class online education.
How Extended Reality Tools Can Bring New Life to Higher Education
Vice Provost for Teaching, Learning, and Innovation Soulaymane Kachani wrote an article that was published on EdSurge this week titled "How Extended Reality Tools Can Bring New Life to Higher Education. "For video game players, the 2010s were a decade of...