The Digital Campus

The Digital Campus

September 18, 2013
by Megan Williams
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Digital Campus Study Tour – Day 2 According to Jeremy

By Jeremy Packham, Communications Officer at the University of Lausanne and EPFL, where he works on continuing education programs (@JeremyPackham). The second day of our Study Tour kicked off with an hour’s drive from San Francisco down South to the … Continue reading

September 17, 2013
by Megan Williams
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Digital Campus Study Tour – Day 1

By Tanja Von Rotz, Head of Marketing and Communications, ZHAW School of Psychology (@indira2007) San Francisco welcomes the Study Tour Group with beautiful sunny and warm weather, leaving the fog behind. After exploring the exciting city on Sunday we are … Continue reading

March 21, 2012
by Megan Williams
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Spring Study Tour: Day 3

Day 3 of the Spring Study Tour is summarized here by guest bloggers Marcel Blattner and Cindy Eggs, from the Fernfachhochshule Schweiz, and Ladina Caprez, from the University of Lugano. Die Luft der Freiheit weht Today we discovered various ways … Continue reading

March 20, 2012
by Megan Williams
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Spring Study Tour: Day 2

For Day 2 of the Spring Study Tour, guest bloggers Annika Glauner, from Euresearch – International Research Programmes at the University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, David Spring, from the University of Lausanne, and Lara Canonica, from the Zurich University of … Continue reading

March 20, 2012
by Megan Williams
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Spring Study Tour: Day 1

On Sunday, March 18, 2012, swissnex San Francisco welcomed 14 representatives from Swiss higher education for a week-long, immersive study tour on the subject of social media for academic institutions. swissnex director Christian Simm welcomed the group and introduced our … Continue reading

October 14, 2011
by Megan Williams
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Fall 2011 Study Tour: Final Day and Parting Thoughts

A couple of weeks have passed since the fall study tour participants left the swissnex San Francisco building and flew away from the Golden Gate. We’re still talking (and tweeting) about it. #fallstudytour The final day of the study tour … Continue reading

September 30, 2011
by Megan Williams
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Fall 2011 Study Tour: Day 4

Thursday was a city day, complete with the realities of San Francisco in the summer: sunshine one minute, fog the next. Sandrine Wenger, Alumni Network Coordinator for the University of Lausanne, was kind enough to create a delightful little photo … Continue reading

September 29, 2011
by Megan Williams
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Fall 2011 Study Tour: Day 3

On Wednesday morning, Vincent Borel of Webdoc gave us a demo of his company’s innovative technology, which allows for rich conversations that go way beyond links and photos. One of the guest bloggers for the day, Anne-Dominique Salamin, Responsable Centre e-learning … Continue reading

September 28, 2011
by Megan Williams
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Fall 2011 Study Tour: Day 2

Day 2 of the study tour took the group to Stanford University. Guest bloggers Olivier Schwarz, from the University of Neuchatel, and Sylvie Fournier, from the University of Geneva, bring us up to speed on the day’s events and lessons learned. … Continue reading