The Stanford Libraries DIG+Plus group hosted a mix of educators and researchers involved with Massive Open Online Classes (MOOCs) at last week’s Chalk Talk event. Among the panelists was Arik Lifshitz, Associate Provost for Institutional Research and Planning at University of the People (UoPeople), who spoke about this new institution's driving mission of democratizing higher education by providing access to an otherwise constrained population around the world.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
The SUL-Mobile Users Group (SUL-MUG) is an effort to build a community of mutual support for users of mobile devices such as iPad, Xoom, Kindle, etc. If you use one of these devices for your work, whether for productivity, teaching, reference or circulation, please join us!
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Stanford's "Another Look" book Club is holding its second event this evening: the selected book is The Wife of Martin Guerre, a novel written by Stanford poet and author Janet Lewis.
When: Wednesday, February 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Stanford Humanities Center's Levinthal Room
Who: Community event open to the public. Seating is limited and available on a first-come basis.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Who: SUL and Coordinate Library Staff
When: Thursday, February 21, 2012, 2:30 - 4 PM
Where: Green Library, IC Classroom
Come join us for a lively library conversation on the important topic of Massive Online Open Courses -- MOOCs -- with a panel of experts from Stanford and beyond, including Pamela Levine and Paul Kim of the Stanford Graduate School of Education, Arik Lifshitz, co-founder of the University of the People, Merrilee Proffitt of OCLC Research, Kim Hayworth of the office of Stanford's Vice Provost for Online Education. Moderated by Joseph Makokha of the Cubberley Education Library.