10 Sep PCoOL | The Land Grant Mission in an Online World | Columbia University, Nov 8, 2017
On November 8, 2017, John Hart and Adam Fein from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign visited Columbia for a conversation about how the land-grant research university is embracing online education. Three years ago, UIUC launched an online MBA program in partnership with Coursera. Since then, UIUC added two other online degree programs: Master’s of Computer Science in Data Science and the Master’s of Accounting.
John Hart is a Professor of Computer Science and Executive Associate Dean of the Graduate College at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Full bio: https://cs.illinois.edu/directory/profile/jch
Adam Fein is the Assistant Provost for Educational Innovation at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Full bio: https://provost.illinois.edu/staff-directory/fein-adam/
The Provost’s Conversations on Online Learning (PCoOL) is a series of public talks by leading experts and peers on the future of education, specifically around online education. View all the Conversations on Online Learning to date on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=SPSuwqsAnJMtzPf-cyP3ZhKjT4LodQ3x_L&v=lBWmGkem3TE
You can also view all past seminars and conversations at Columbia University on topics related to online learning on the Columbia Online website: https://online.columbia.edu/seminars/
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