UTEP Center Helps Create Online Courses

The team that assists faculty from The University of Texas at El Paso to develop online courses has settled into its new home in UTEP’s Extended University and looks forward to assisting more professors to catch the digital wave. UTEP’s Center for Instructional Design (CID) guides and supports UTEP instructors in the creation and enhancement of online courses. This unit has served the campus under different titles for about 20 years. The center made the switch during the fall 2016 semester from Academic Technologies, where it functioned as the Online…

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Center for Distance Education celebrates National Distance Learning Week

Mississippi State University’s Center for Distance Education is celebrating National Distance Learning Week, hosted by the United States Distance Learning Association during the week of Nov. 7-11. National Distance Learning Week is designed to highlight the growth of distance education and its accomplishments. MSU offers four bachelor degree programs, 23 master degree programs, seven doctoral degree programs, and four certificate programs through distance education. The unofficial enrollment numbers for students enrolled exclusively in online classes for Fall 2016 are 782 undergraduate students and 961 graduate students. Currently, U.S. News and…

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AMU Center for Distance Education ties with a German Foundation

The Center for Distance Education, Aligarh Muslim University, in collaboration with Frederich Ebert Stiftung (FES India), a German Foundation, committed to the ideals of democracy and media for change and a public trust dedicated to the cause of social change. It was organised a Panel Discussion on “Youth, Media and Elections”. Prof Rajeshwar Dayal, Senior Media Advisor, Frederich Ebert Stiftung (FES India), Ms Subi Chaturvedi, Assistant Professor, Journalism and Mass Communication, who is also an established photographer, filmmaker and curator and also the Managing Trustee of Media for Change, and…

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