Topic: MOOCs

UT Professor to Address United Nations

Nov. 2, 2015
UN headquarters

UT Austin Professor Rosental Alves will address the United Nations General Assembly as part of the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists, organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

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Daily Online Testing Boosts College Performance and Reduces Achievement Gaps, Study Shows

Nov. 21, 2013

More low-income students are attending college than ever before, but many of them are ill prepared for the challenges of higher learning. Now University of Texas at Austin researchers are finding ways to level the higher-education playing field with a new online learning model.

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Online Learning Must be Faculty-Driven, Innovative, UT Austin President Says

Aug. 14, 2013

University of Texas at Austin president Bill Powers has developed five guiding principles for using online technology in higher education that can help students learn more effectively and serve as a national model as universities navigate a rapidly changing landscape.

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University of Texas at Austin's Reputation Ranks 27th in the World

March 4, 2013

The University of Texas at Austin is ranked No. 27 in the 2013 Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings, a comparison of the world's top 100 most powerful university brands. The ranking is a five-point climb for the university, which ranked No. 32 in 2012.

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Nine Massive Open Online Courses to be Offered by The University of Texas at Austin

Feb. 11, 2013

Students around the globe will have the opportunity to participate in nine dynamic massive open online courses (MOOCs) to be offered by The University of Texas at Austin during the 2013-14 academic year.

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