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Back in June, IU inked a deal with Colorado State University, the University of Florida, and the University of Michigan to provide a suite of services for courses, online learning, and big data analytics to improve the way educational content is shared across institutions and delivered to students.
The IU eText initiative has enhanced its partnerships with McGraw-Hill Education and Pearson (touch for more >>)
Better prices, expanded offerings, and adaptive learning are at the heart of a new contract that IU has signed with McGraw-Hill Education, one of the founding partners in IU’s pioneering eText initiative. IU extended its contract with Pearson to provide IU faculty and students with access to thousands more titles at improved pricing. For the first time ever, IU’s Pearson deal also includes discounts on adaptive digital learning tools.
Challenge offers an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to attend PRAGMA 27 at IU Bloomington.
The College of Arts and Sciences and the Kelley School of Business are partnering to offer several new accelerated master’s degrees for IU students.
IU students, faculty and staff can download Read&Write Gold literacy software at no charge through IUware (touch for more >>)
IU has unveiled a new software license that makes literacy tools available to everyone. Read&Write Gold is assistive software specifically designed to help with reading and writing. The software will read aloud a variety of materials, from a Word doc or PDF file to web pages and screen shots.
Statewide IT is the one chance a year you get to hobnob with your IT colleagues from ALL of IU’s campuses, up close and in person. They do what you do, only someplace else. They may have tricks up their sleeve you never dreamed of trying. Statewide IT is the place to find out!
Get acquainted with Canvas, the successor to Oncourse; Register now for Statewide IT; Presentation: 60 minutes with the National Science Foundation, September 4; Consult with UITS Research Technologies every Thursday beginning 9/4 in the Scholars’ Commons of the Herman B Wells Library from 10am-6pm; App teaches about forces that shaped passage of Civil Rights Act; IU experts teach at African Grid School
Over the summer, the IU Department of Biology and NCGAS teamed up to host a bioinformatics clinic (touch for more >>)
From July 14 to 18, IU biology students, postdocs, staff, and faculty attended sessions on next-generation sequencing genomics, cyberinfrastructure, bioinformatics software and more in a short-course format.
Rob Quick and Kyle Gross taught high throughput computing in the 2014 African Grid School (touch for more >>)
Physics students from across Africa are converging in Senegal to learn advanced computing techniques from two IU experts. Rob Quick, manager of high throughput computing (HTC), and Kyle Gross, HTC operations support lead, will travel overseas as part of their participation in the 2014 African Grid School taking place at Cheikh Anta Diop University in Dakar, Senegal.
Registration is open for Statewide IT 2014. Come learn from your colleagues and enjoy a little playtime, too.
GE partners with Kelley School for IT leadership program; McRobbie to be honored by Australia’s Griffith University; IU signs licensing agreement to expand Critical Web Reader globally
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