Beyond the Campus Walls

Beyond the Campus Walls

On Wednesday, October 3, 2018, Jeff Maggioncalda, CEO of Coursera, visited Columbia University to discuss his company’s role in the future of learning. He shared Coursera’s strategy of partnering with top universities, such as Columbia, to provide universal access to...
Online Learning with Small Private Online Courses

Online Learning with Small Private Online Courses

On Thursday, April 12, 2018, Ashwin Damera, Executive Director of the Emeritus Institute of Management visited Columbia University to give a presentation as part of the Provost’s Conversation on Online Learning (PCoOL) and shared on how his company is using and...
The Land-Grant Mission in an Online World

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...
Open CourseWare and MOOCs: Different Aspirations, Different Strategies

Open CourseWare and MOOCs: Different Aspirations, Different Strategies

On Thursday, November 6, 2014, Shigeru Miyagawa presented at Conversations on Online Learning, a series of talks sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Center for New Media Teaching and Learning (CCNMTL). One of the leaders in the movement to open university courses to the world, Miyagawa addresses what lessons online learning and MOOC producers can draw from the Open CourseWare movement and shows video from his own team-taught MOOC on edX.