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2015 Collegiate Inventors Competition to be Held November 16

Beth Cone Kramer | Posted 10.29.2015 | Technology
Beth Cone Kramer

The country's rising tech innovators will present their prototypes at the Collegiate Inventors Competition (CIC) to be held November 16 in Alexandria...

Wearables in the Classroom: Why Traditional Testing Won't Cut It for Millennials Much Longer

Brian Lichliter | Posted 04.20.2014 | College
Brian Lichliter

I had never read a text message during an exam before, but the casual message was a telling indicator of the inevitable battle brewing between technology and the traditional classroom.

Wanted: More College Grads

Impatient Optimists | Posted 04.06.2013 | College
Impatient Optimists

The "typical" college student has changed. Nearly three out of four college students today aren't enrolled in a full-time, four-year degree program. They're balancing jobs, family and other priorities as they work to complete college.

An Individualized Higher Education Experience

Tim_Hall | Posted 04.02.2013 | College

Where technology can help us create a more individualized higher education experience, I can get excited.

Mainframe vs. Personal Computer? Or Higher Education in the 21st Century

Marybeth Gasman | Posted 12.08.2012 | Education
Marybeth Gasman

Both Applegate and Reshef give us food for thought. Those of us that hold fast to traditional modes of learning might benefit from opening our minds and rethinking the delivery of higher education.

What the UVA Squabble Tells Us About Higher Ed for the Masses

John M. Eger | Posted 08.27.2012 | College
John M. Eger

Unless we use technology to reinvent our current systems of education, we all will suffer as more and more people are left behind the learning curve, and left behind the mainstream of world economic development.

In Class, Facebook Replaces Blackboard

The Oracle | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

What may be used for entertainment during one student's spare time is a learning tool for another. USF graduate student Alessandro Cesarano uses ...