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January 18 2019
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Olivia Fulton
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No two students think alike. This seems straight forward, but think of it this way: Why would an instructor teach one way for everyone when students learn differently? Wouldn’t it be great if instructors could personalize learning without drastically changing the way they teach? Incorporating video into the classroom makes...

November 16 2018
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Jaimee Pitt
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Photo: An OLC Accelerate 2018 attendee created this meme during a workshop about how to incorporate these images into courses as icebreakers. Attendees took to Twitter recently with thoughts about OLC (Online Learning Consortium) Accelerate 2018, the higher education conference for campus leaders, faculty and administrators to discuss trends, emerging technologies...

November 14 2018
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Nicole Wise
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Michelle Dickinson, a faculty member at the University of Auckland in New Zealand and nanotechnologist, loves to teach welding. But it’s expensive. You need a special lab that only holds about 20 engineering students at a time, and that’s not an efficient way to teach. Through the magic of augmented reality (AR), now...

November 13 2018
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Jaimee Pitt
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OLC Accelerate 2018 is here, and thanks to the power of video the conversations that take place will remain strong long after it ends. Online Learning Consortium (OLC) selected Mediasite to be the national webcasting partner for the event in Orlando, Florida this week. Mediasite Events will stream the conference live to online audiences. In the OLC Live!...

November 09 2018
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Rob Lipps
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Video is information and just like any other form of information, its ultimate usefulness depends on how well it can be accessed, searched and organized. That’s becoming especially apparent in higher education. As more and more colleges and universities around the world offer streaming and on-demand video options, the need...

November 02 2018
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Nicole Wise
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Twitter lit up this week with thoughts about the EDUCAUSE 2018 conference in Denver, Colo. The show tackled current higher education issues, best practices and trends and looked to what the future holds. Check out the hot topics people were talking about. Also, check out what we announced at the...

October 22 2018
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Nicole Wise
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Hopefully you watched our recent webinar ‘How to Create A Cohesive Lecture Capture Program: One College’s Journey’ (if you haven’t, you can watch here). Our guest, Michelle Reed, Online Video Strategist at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) in Ohio, shared her school’s experience with creating a cohesive solution for lecture capture and...

October 16 2018
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Nicole Wise
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Did you know that if the plates are blue on a buffet line, that color was a strategic decision? Why? According to the psychology behind it, the color is an appetite suppressant. Makes sense: One article suggests that it’s because, aside from blueberries and a few blue-purple potatoes, blue doesn’t exist as...

September 18 2018
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Nicole Wise
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Photos courtesy of HUM News. Watch the segment about Iqra University here. The untapped potential of academic video in Pakistan and the broader APAC region is extensive. Of the nearly 200 million people in Pakistan alone, 64 million of them are students attending nearly 200 universities and 3,800 affiliated colleges. Leading the...

September 10 2018
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Nicole Wise
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In collaboration with University Business, we released results of a national survey today revealing massive potential in higher education for artificial intelligence to offer Generation Z the Netflix model for learning, à la using AI to suggest relevant videos and build personalized playlists. Be sure to watch University Business' webinar at 1 p.m....



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