The Digital Campus

The Digital Campus

March 3, 2016
by joybolli
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#DCSF16 Day 1 | It’s All About the Network

Have you ever wondered what the people at Facebook are like? Today, I had the once in a life-time chance to walk into the Facebook premises and ask Rodrigo Schmidt, an Engineering Leader at Facebook & Instagram, all the questions … Continue reading

July 17, 2015
by Julia Kuhn Mirza
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Wide Open Spaces: the Pros and Cons of Open Education [infographic]

MOOCs and others are new players in a movement that has become more and more wide-spread in recent years: open education. As with anything new, there are pros, cons, hurdles and opportunities. The following infographic by Value Colleges shows some … Continue reading

June 24, 2014
by Florencia Prada
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Why Universities Need to Be Run Like Startups

It’s a well documented fact that higher education is being disrupted by new technologies, new players, and changing economic and social context. Consider the following: Student debt is at an all time high in the U.S. and that ⅔ of students … Continue reading

March 4, 2013
by Florencia Prada
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SXSWedu – Day 1 Highlights: Online Education & Big Data

You might have heard about SXSW. It started out as a music festival and has now grown into an Interactive, Music, and Film mega annual event in Austin, Texas. This year, I decided to attend SXSWedu to focus on education and technology … Continue reading