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Tag: Education News

ELI Webinar | Navigating Academic Transformation

Thursday, March 15, 2018 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm CST Registration is FREE for Educause members – UNMC is a member We know all too well that we face many challenges and decisions with respect to the academic mission of our institutions. How will the current trajectories in educational technology impact our teaching and learning practices […]

Mar 1, 2018

Digital Pulse – UNMC’s iEXCEL Newsletter

The iEXCEL team is happy to present ‘Digital Pulse’ – providing you with updates on the latest iEXCEL activities. https://www.unmc.edu/iexcel/_documents/November2015.pdf   No ratings yet. Please rate this Sample rating item

Dec 29, 2015

University of Nebraska Online Worldwide Annual Report 2014-2015

This report illustrates the University of Nebraska’s strength in online learning and that of the University of Nebraska High School (UNHS). Collectively, the NU campuses bring rigor, access to quality faculty and the accredited programs of our University to more students throughout the state of Nebraska and around the world. http://nebraska.edu/docs/online-worldwide/annual_reports/Interactive-Highlights/ No ratings yet. Please […]

Dec 23, 2015

Women in eLearning: micro-inequities add up to macro-inequities

Women in eLearning: Micro-inequities Add Up to Macro-inequities by Karl Kapp : Learning Solutions Magazine // // A number of years ago I was introduced to the term “micro-inequity.” The term means that in everyday actions and language, people tend to dismiss, overlook, ignore, or devalue people based on small phrases, actions, and word choice […]

Dec 9, 2015

Mark your calendars for May 10, 2016, when the University of Nebraska Innovation in Pedagogy and Technology Symposium

Mark your calendars for May 10, 2016, when the University of Nebraska Innovation in Pedagogy and Technology Symposium takes place in downtown Lincoln, Nebraska. Sponsored by University of Nebraska Information Technology (UNIT) and University of Nebraska Online Worldwide, this essential event brings together the thinkers and doers who are shaping online and distance education at the University of […]

Dec 8, 2015

Online Learning for the Future

We would like to invite representatives from your college and online programs to attend a meeting with Tanya Jootsen on “Online Learning for the Future”.  “Online Learning for the Future” with national expert Tanya Joosten Tuesday, November 3, 2015 1:00-2:00pm Wittson Hall, Conference Room 3042 Sponsored by:  NU Online Worldwide and UNMC E-Learning  Reservations:  E-mail […]

Oct 28, 2015

University of Nebraska Online Worldwide: Live Webcast Event: Campus Conversations presents Social Presence Research

Live Webcast Event:  New Developments in Social Presence Research: Implications for Online Instructional Strategies and Course Design Please join us for a live webcast event as the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and University of Nebraska Online Worldwide, welcome Dr. Aimee Whiteside to the latest installment of Campus Conversations on Monday, September 28, 2015. In her presentation, Dr. Whiteside explores social presence […]

Sep 21, 2015

Which trends and technologies will drive educational change?

The NMC Horizon Report series charts the five-year horizon for the impact of emerging technologies in learning communities across the globe. With more than 13 years of research and publications, it can be regarded as the world’s longest-running exploration of emerging technology trends and uptake in education.  Check out the 2015 higher education report HERE. […]

Mar 18, 2015

UNMC Ed Tech Newsletter: Spring 2014

Blackboard – No updates until summer 2014. There have been no major updates to UNMC educational technology software.  The next updates for Blackboard will occur this summer in late May or June.  Further information will be announced here when the schedule has been set and will include more information about the update. Echo360 Based on […]

Apr 14, 2014

Student Update: Fall 2013

UNMC Student Fall Update from Information Technology Services (ITS) Welcome new and returning students.  Listed below are a few information technology highlights for 2013-2014. ITS will also be offering two overview presentations on 8/22 from 1:30-2:15 and 2:30-3:15 in 2018 Sorrell bldg (MSC). You can also view the PowerPoint presentation and notes as well as […]

Aug 21, 2013