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Universities Should Update Their Course Code

Universities Should Update Their Course Code

Online higher education programs have seen a significant growth due to the rise of massive open online courses. An estimated 5.8 million students are enrolled in online courses, says the reports of the Online Learning Consortium (OLC). The Conferences at New Prairie Press reports “The quality of faculty and instruction are critical to the successRead more about Universities Should Update Their Course Code[…]

From 2D Designs to 3D Models

From 2D Designs to 3D Models

Oklahoma State University’s (OSU) department of Design, Housing and Merchandising has created an innovative club to help its students visualize their designs in 3D. With recent advancements in virtual and augmented reality, OSU has created their first Mixed Reality Lab which incorporates Oculus, Razer, Samsung, and HTC VR technology inside of a 1,600 square-foot facility.Read more about From 2D Designs to 3D Models[…]

U Boot: A 21st Century Alternative to Graduate Degrees

U Boot: A 21st Century Alternative to Graduate Degrees

Northeastern University has recently premiered a two-month course in data analytics, offering a huge amount of experience and a high-quality education at a low price—just without college credit. The program is intended for students who already have a bachelor’s degree and want to further their postgrad education, but don’t want to make the financial andRead more about U Boot: A 21st Century Alternative to Graduate Degrees[…]

Preventing Plagiarism in Online Learning

Preventing Plagiarism in Online Learning

Now more than ever, it is important to promote and enforce academic integrity. Online learning has opened doors for many and has changed the way people think about education. Although it has also raised the possibility of plagiarism and academic dishonesty, this should not be a deterrent from online teaching or learning. The Western AssociationRead more about Preventing Plagiarism in Online Learning[…]