Grand Canyon University's Run To Fight Children's Cancer Raises $104000 For …

Grand Canyon University's Run To Fight Children's Cancer Raises $104000 For …

PHOENIX, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Grand Canyon University's third annual Run to Fight Children's Cancer raised $104,000, bringing the total proceeds from the past three races to nearly $200,000 to help local families grappling with cancer.
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Wyo U.S. Rep. Lummis co-chairwoman of Western 'university'

Absent at the “university” will be tuition and fraternities. The online forum will provide congressmen and the public with information from congressional reports, legislation and other published data on the website, said Emily Hytha, communications …
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Some course adjustments? Virtually guaranteed

We communal strangers were among the pioneers in the emerging universe of massive open online courses — MOOCs, as they're called, an acronym that sounds like an insult from my New Jersey childhood. Instead of lining up at the bookstore, I was fiddling …
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Western Oklahoma State College on probation after review of online courses

Western Oklahoma State College on probation after review of online courses

ALTUS — Western Oklahoma State College's accrediting board has placed the school on probation following a review of a controversial online course reportedly favored by college athletes. Multimedia. Videoview all videos · Oklahoma college put on …
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Adult School of the Chathams, Madison and Florham Park is brimming with …

… and facilitating discussions. The courses are thoroughly market-tested, with more than a million learners having taken one. Each online course costs $99. For information or to register for an online class, visit www.ed2go.com/tas, or call (973) 443 …
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2U Wins at the Return on Education Innovation Awards at the ASU GSV …

LANDOVER, Md., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — 2U Inc., a leader in delivering rigorous, selective graduate and undergraduate degree and credit conferring programs online in partnership with top-tier universities, has won the “Partnerships” category in …
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Western Oklahoma State College on probation after review of online courses

Western Oklahoma State College on probation after review of online courses

ALTUS — Western Oklahoma State College's accrediting board has placed the school on probation following a review of a controversial online course reportedly favored by college athletes. Multimedia. Videoview all videos · Oklahoma college put on …
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Adult School of the Chathams, Madison and Florham Park is brimming with …

… and facilitating discussions. The courses are thoroughly market-tested, with more than a million learners having taken one. Each online course costs $99. For information or to register for an online class, visit www.ed2go.com/tas, or call (973) 443 …
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2U Wins at the Return on Education Innovation Awards at the ASU GSV …

LANDOVER, Md., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — 2U Inc., a leader in delivering rigorous, selective graduate and undergraduate degree and credit conferring programs online in partnership with top-tier universities, has won the “Partnerships” category in …
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Questions remain as for-credit online course registration looms

Questions remain as for-credit online course registration looms

NU students will soon be able to register for Semester Online, a platform NU formed with seven other universities. Of the dozen listed courses, one integrated marketing communications class will be offered through NU. Students will register for the …
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(BW) Sallie Mae Signs Higher Education Pledge in Indiana

Learn more at SallieMae.com. Commonly known as Sallie Mae, SLM Corporation and its subsidiaries are not sponsored by or agencies of the United States of America. WGU Indiana is the state's nonprofit, online university established by the State of …
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Administrators, experts uncertain about future of free online courses …

Serving The George Washington University Community Since 1904 … nearly impossible to gauge where massive open online courses would take universities.
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Online Course Friday Afternoon – The Minor Modes

Online Course Friday Afternoon – The Minor Modes

I just added a class for tomorrow afternoon, 1:00pm CDT. What could be more fun than taking an online class on Friday afternoon? Learn more here. (2). Arlene Oost-Zinner (54 Posts). Posted in Build Your Faith, Music. « Pope uses Twitter to mobilize …
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MSU Online Zombie Course Wins Award

MSU's online course “Surviving the Coming Zombie Apocalypse” has won an award for “the best fully online course.” The summer elective course focuses on human behavior during catastrophes and the instructor thought adding a zombie element would …
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Florida student files complaint against Allen West over online 'threat'

A student has filed a complaint with the Florida Atlantic University police against former Rep. Allen West (R-FL), claiming a statement he made online was threatening. “As students, we deserve to feel safe exercising our First Amendment rights to …
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Online Learning Platform Udemy Branches Out Into Corporate …

Online Learning Platform Udemy Branches Out Into Corporate …

Udemy has announced a new corporate training product that lets companies tap into the online education service's existing course collections.The Next Web
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Tepper Launches an Online MBA—For $118000

Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business is becoming the latest business school to jump into the online education business as it enrolls the first class for a FlexMBA program that will begin in August. Tepper's three-year program, which …
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USC launches online Palmetto College at Statehouse

COLUMBIA — Students who haven't been able to complete their college degrees are getting a new option through the University of South Carolina. USC President Harris Pastides and Chancellor Susan Elkins are officially launching the South Carolina …
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MOOC Founder Stresses Partnership With Teachers

MOOC Founder Stresses Partnership With Teachers

Lynda Weinman could easily redefine herself as the founder of a Web design and computer training massive open online course (MOOC), but she would rather not — not if it would put her in competition with traditional schools and universities, some of …
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Online education for the pros: Udemy launches corporate training …

Udemy launches a new product for companies to help their employees pickup new skills.
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iD Gaming Academy for Teens Announces a New University Location and …

CAMPBELL, Calif., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Good news for video game lovers: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) educators and parents are beginning to see the educational value in video games. Consequently, teens can now do …
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CFA unsure of demand for streamlining online courses

CFA unsure of demand for streamlining online courses

A California Senate legislator has proposed a bill that would allow more online classes for students in public higher education schools, but he is getting no support from the California State University faculty union. Senate President pro Tem Darrell …
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$5000 Accredited Online MBA Program – William Howard Taft University

(Offer Ends April 30, 2013) William Howard Taft University announces a Nationally Accredited MBA for under $5000 in total tuition. The Taft University System Grant Program* is established in conjunction with a research study to measure the effect of …
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Colleges may offer online courses for high school students

Area high school students soon may have the opportunity to take online courses through private colleges for credit. Jefferson-Lewis Board of Cooperative Educational Services officials are discussing with upstate and Central New York colleges the …
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Legally Blind Father Sets Sights on College Graduation

Legally Blind Father Sets Sights on College Graduation

The flexibility, technology and remote capabilities of Ashford University's online education model put a college degree within reach, and he enrolled in the early childhood education bachelor's degree program. With magnifying technology that enlarged …
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New essay-grading software would be beneficial to university

EdX officials have decided to offer this automated software free online to any institution looking to utilize it, and many universities are already interested. The University of Texas is just one of the 12 universities that will begin to offer free …
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She was shocked to be turned down by some institutions because the buildings were unsuitable for someone in a wheelchair but was eventually accepted by Cardiff University to read psychology. Although she enjoyed her time there, getting a degree in 1985 …
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Park implements online course request system

Park implements online course request system

The Roy H. Park School of Communications is piloting the new online course registration override form, which is being beta-tested for the ongoing Fall 2013 registration. With this form, all override requests for courses in the Park School will be done …
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Capella University Celebrates 2013 National Nurses Week with $3000 …

Capella University (http://www.capella.edu), an accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing high quality online degree programs has announced that it will honor National Nurses Week this year by offering a $3,000 corporate …
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Online Threat Prompts Heightened Security, Awareness – WTVW

There's heightened security and a heightened sense of awareness on the University of Evansville campus a day after an online threat prompted school officials to cancel Tuesday's baseball game. The threat, which came from Twitter, is now the subject of …
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