The founding of the modern research university

The founding of the modern research university

'The sometimes nervous, sometimes euphoric debate about MOOCs [massive open online courses] crystallised our confusions about the place of the …
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Northern State University plans study abroad trip to Berlin, Prague

Northern State University will offer a spring study abroad trip featuring stops at historic … An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety.
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University of West Florida To Offer 100% Online MBAs And Graduate Nursing Degrees

The next application deadline for online MSN classes is Sept. … “AP is honored to partner with visionary university leaders who want to make higher …
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University advocates tout importance of bystander intervention

University advocates tout importance of bystander intervention

She says it's good to know the university has initiatives and campaigns … The university requires all new students to take an online tutorial dealing …
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Bicyclist killed by car in Bethesda; University College will ditch textbooks

… such as readings and videos, free online. She said it will save students thousands of dollars over their enrollment. She said that other universities …
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Assam University tapping changes in IT: VC

SILCHAR, Aug 28 – Assam University Vice Chancellor Prof Somnath Dasgupta … said, adding that admissions for the 2015 session were done online.
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This University Is Saying Goodbye To Textbooks

This University Is Saying Goodbye To Textbooks

The University of Maryland University College has a plan to completely … exclusively online or a combination of in-person and web-based classes.
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New Driver's Ed Requirement Addresses Distracted Driving

The Department of Public Safety created the new driving requirement called “Impact Texas Teen Drivers”. It's a free, online course meant to save lives.
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University surges from behind, knocks off Deltona 30-20 behind four-back attack

DELTONA — University's feared ground attack took more than a half to get in gear, but the Titans wore down Deltona to keep their unbeaten streak …
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North Greenville University responds to video of Jimmy Epting

North Greenville University responds to video of Jimmy Epting

“Please join me in prayer for the University at this time,” he wrote. The video shot with a cell phone camera was posted online this week and a copy …
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Student shot dead at US university

WASHINGTON: A student died early Friday after being shot at a US university in the state of Georgia, in an altercation that triggered a temporary …
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This university is eliminating textbooks

The University of Maryland University College plans to eliminate textbooks this fall to save students money by using resources online. Kara Van Dam …
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MOOCs show promise in complementing UC-San Diego's campus offerings

MOOCs show promise in complementing UC-San Diego's campus offerings

We don't need a 15-week course to do that.” Online, skills-based courses, then, can expand the opportunities available to UCSD students, better …
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Tuition-free online university sees new found growth and attention

“I started to search for a university,” he said, adding that he started multiple online courses. “I found several problems while looking. You don't know …
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Connections Valuable for Families of Children with Autism

Her son, Logan, 8, recently attended Camp Connect at the University of Arkansas. “Anytime you find something new, you try it. Here, you don't have to …
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Unbundle Higher Education

Unbundle Higher Education

Online learning and pre-assessments can help universities configure courses based on the learner's competencies and background. For universities …
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University of Richmond adds twist to cost of attendance

The University of Richmond will provide cost of attendance in men's and women's basketball, which the Atlantic 10 Conference mandated months ago …
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Deputies: University of Central Florida student missing

(AP) — Authorities are searching for a 19-year-old University of Central … pack his belongings to head to the Orlando university for the fall session.
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A new, no-cost online training program to help transitioning service members and veterans

A new, no-cost online training program to help transitioning service members and veterans

Each week, online course modules are completed outside the classroom, which are followed by in-person class sessions, led by volunteer subject …
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CarriersEdge Expands Online Training System

In addition to the core library of online safety training courses, customers now have additional options for adding their own content into their …
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Brown Elementary receives school supplies from University Medical Center

Boxes and boxes of school supplies were donated to Brown Elementary School by University Medical Center on Tuesday. Staci Sumners, principal at …
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For College Tuition, Chris Christie Says We Should 'Pay For The Things We Want To Pay For'

For College Tuition, Chris Christie Says We Should 'Pay For The Things We Want To Pay For'

It's not that people are seeking out online education because the … education through Massive Open Online Courses at prestigious universities.
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Online Systems Engineering Master's Comes from Corporate Education Roots

“The online Master of Science in Systems Engineering provides students …. “And for students who may not be familiar with taking courses online, we …
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More Legionnaires' bacteria at West Chester University

WEST CHESTER >> Legionnaires' disease bacteria have been discovered in hot water systems at West Chester University, but officials say the levels …
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ASU's MOOC lets students around globe earn freshman-year credit online

ASU's MOOC lets students around globe earn freshman-year credit online

More than 12,500 people from 163 countries have enrolled in ASU's first for-credit massive open online course, or MOOC, which launched Thursday.
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New OUS students get familiar with campus

IRONTON Incoming first-year students at Ohio University Southern had the chance to meet other students, faculty and staff during a convocation on …
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Southeastern offers online program

Students enrolling in these online courses have the opportunity to gain academic credit simultaneously at Southeastern High School and JWCC.
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Freshmen move in at Millersville University

Freshmen move in at Millersville University

Olivia was among the more than 1,300 freshman students who descended upon Millersville University on Thursday, eager to begin their college …
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How a Catholic university like DeSales marries technology and religion

Peter Leonard, dean of graduate education at DeSales University, shows off an … When DeSales University was founded 50 years ago, Bishop Joseph …. has grown from night courses to a hybrid of online and face-to-face classes.
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PUBLIC AGENDA: minimum wage, course alignment study, neighborhood engagement

The school board will discuss the results of a Hanover Research study on course alignment; board goals for the 2015-16 year; the appointment of a …
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