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Global Accessibility Awareness Week at UW Bothell – May 15-19, 2017

Global Accessibility Awareness Week at UW Bothell – May 15-19, 2017

The UW Bothell Universal Design for Active Learning (UDAL) Initiative Core Group is pleased to announce Global Accessibility Awareness Week (GAAW) at UW Bothell, a week-long series of events on campus to promote awareness for accessibility here at UW Bothell in the classroom, at work, and on the web, in honor of Global Accessibility Awareness DayRead more about Global Accessibility Awareness Week at UW Bothell – May 15-19, 2017[…]

Ways to Help Nontraditional Students with Technology

Ways to Help Nontraditional Students with Technology

Image Source: Wikipedia   Nearly half of the students that are enrolled in a higher education intuitions are considered nontraditional. For a quarter of them, this means that they are over the age of 30, bit despite the large numbers, Forbes reports that the older students are completing their degrees at a lower rate. BeingRead more about Ways to Help Nontraditional Students with Technology[…]

Priorities Marked Down by University CIOs

Priorities Marked Down by University CIOs

  Image Source: Maryland GovPics via Flickr At the annual Leadership Board for CIO’s (Chief Information Officer) information Technology in Higher Education, about 41 percent reveal that “security and privacy issues are their biggest concerns, followed by staffing concerns and funding issues.” They also found a problem with IT budgeting staffing and cloud usage. TheRead more about Priorities Marked Down by University CIOs[…]

Virtual Classrooms Expanding Higher Education’s Reach

Virtual Classrooms Expanding Higher Education’s Reach

Image Source: Commons Wikipedia For college students, taking virtual classes opens the door to opportunities of learning whenever and wherever they can. Online education has even helped create big innovations in collaboration at universities. Social interaction, however, has always been a concern. Many schools have used online tools to connect with experts around the world.Read more about Virtual Classrooms Expanding Higher Education’s Reach[…]