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Originally Held: March 13, 2017

The sheer volume and force of change on higher education is causing institutions to reassess long standing beliefs and assumptions about the teaching and learning enterprise.

In this COIL Conversation, Kyle Bowen and Kyle Peck, two leaders of educational change and technology, discuss the forces impacting Penn State and how the institution is responding. From 3-D… Read more »

The Center for Online Innovation in Learning (COIL) is proud to announce a call for proposals for our Spring 2017 Research Initiation Grants (RIGs). These seed grants are designed to stimulate research and development in areas related to online innovation with a direct impact on teaching and learning.  Teams including faculty, staff, and/or students are invited to seek funding for the 2017-2018… Read more »

Originally Held: February 28, 2017

Reflections and Discussion on the Role of Professional, Continuing, and Online Ed

Melanie Ho, Executive Director of EAB, leads this COIL Fischer Speaker Series discussion on the major trends effecting higher education. The session features a presentation followed by facilitated Q&A and covers topics at the forefront of higher education executives’ agendas as uncovered by multiple interviews… Read more »

Recently Kyle Peck, COIL co-director and advocate for alternative credentialing, spoke with Educause Review’s Kristi DePaul on his vision for what’s next in higher education.

“Instead of prescribing a generalized path, we could enable students to fill in gaps in knowledge, in skill sets,” Peck said. “We could validate what they can do. A number of institutions are developing programs… Read more »

WHEN: February 27, 2017 from 10:00am – 3:00pm
WHERE: Outreach Building Lobby, University Park, PA*

**Sorry, this event has already taken place.

Sponsored by Whitlock, the Educational Technology Showcase will be an all-day showcase featuring some of today’s latest technologies from the companies listed below. Guests are encouraged to interact with representatives in both the “trade show” setting of the lobby… Read more »